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Doughnut Plant

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Lower East Side
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379 Grand St, New York City, NY 10002-3951
(212) 505-3700
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Hours:
Tue - Sun 6:30 am - 7:30 pm
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Miami, Florida
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4 reviews
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

I'm not sure if it's worth searching for this place but if u r in the area and feel like something sweet then absolutely stop by. We went around 3:00 and some of the doughnuts I wanted to try were already sold out( Manhattan creme n tres leches). We tried pbnj, cream doughnut with coconut, creme brulee and hazelnut filled... More 

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california
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 weeks ago

If you are on the lower east side and get a chance to stop by Doughnut Plant get the peanut butter and banana cream doughnut. It was amazing! The girl behind the counter was super nice too.

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Seia, Portugal
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53 reviews
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 9 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 weeks ago

The best donuts... :-) Many types of donuts and all good. Good atmosphere with friendly staff. I was at the Hotel Chelsea.

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Fort Lauderdale, Florida
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 1,028 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 weeks ago

We were taken here as part of our food tour. The lines were long and the flavors, many. There are three styles of doughnuts to choose from: filled, not filled, and square. They offer unique flavors such as the Pokemon, which is pecha berry doughseed. Other flavors were blueberry and cream, coconut lime, lavender flower, pecan praline beignet, vanilla bean... More 

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Birmingham, Alabama
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 8 helpful votes
2 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 weeks ago

I love a good doughnut, but this is not the place to go. The doughnuts look good in the case but are relatively flavorless. We tried three different kinds of doughnuts, the yeast, the cake, and the filled. The flavor didn't live up to the names. My coconut lime cake doughnut was dry and only mildly tasted of coconut in... More 

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Thank CallMeCarol
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

We are loving these sweet delicious doughnuts! And the people working there is just as sweet! Do not miss it!!! Not expensive but expect to pay 3$ by piece.

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Melbourne, Australia
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Spent 2 weeks in NYC and went here twice and it wasn't close to our accommodation. The doughnuts are delicious.

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 16, 2016 via mobile

This place set a new bar for me in terms of doughnuts. They are incredible! I had the peanut butter and jam one and the creme brulee one. The coffee is also fantastic. I've come back to the UK unable to eat the stale, rubbish, boring doughnuts they have here. I ate the best doughnuts of my life in doughnut... More 

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Suzhou, China
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128 reviews
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 64 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 3, 2016

Super nice experience. Clean looking store with a modern, classic touch. Personnel was helpful and courteous. Doughnuts were super! A wide variety of rather unusual flavors and types of doughnuts is sure to please all of us. Don't hesitate to go to this store for a quick snack or dessert. I would recommend this place to anyone.

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2 of 5 stars Reviewed June 29, 2016

Based on the reviews I feel like I'm missing something because these donuts weren't that good. They looked good is all I can say.

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    4.5 of 5 stars
    Service
    4 of 5 stars
  • Value
    4 of 5 stars
    Atmosphere
    3.5 of 5 stars
Average prices
$20
Cuisine
American, Fast Food
Meals
Breakfast
Restaurant features
Takeout, Seating, Wheelchair Accessible
Good for
Dining on a budget, Families with children
Open Hours
Sunday
6:30 am - 7:30 pm
Tuesday
6:30 am - 7:30 pm
Wednesday
6:30 am - 7:30 pm
Thursday
6:30 am - 7:30 pm
Friday
6:30 am - 7:30 pm
Saturday
6:30 am - 7:30 pm
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 379 Grand St, New York City, NY 10002-3951
  • Location: United States  >  New York (NY)  >  New York City>  > Lower East Side
  • Neighborhood: Lower East Side
  • Phone Number: (212) 505-3700

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