Top 9 Local Donut Shops

Mornings, Mondays, and meetings are all made better when someone brings donuts! Toledo and the surrounding areas are home to some delicious donut shops. Whether you are looking for your standard sprinkled donut or want to try something way out of the box, like a green tea & toasted coconut, we handpicked some of our favorite local donut shops to send you in the right direction.

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Holey Toledough

Food Truck & 3812 W. Alexis, Toledo, OH (coming soon)

Holey Toledough strives to create donut works of art. Their pastries are made in-house (or food truck) from scratch with “passion, integrity, and love.” People flock to their donuts for the unique flavors, such as: pumpkin spiced latte, birthday cake, pecan french toast, peanut butter & jelly, green tea & toasted coconut (vegan) and Oreo. They describe their menu as, “a little bit classic, funky, culinary creative, seasonal, and always fresh!” Some of their more commonly found flavors include: maple bacon, orange dreamsicle, cinnamon sugar, and Samoa.

Pair your donuts with a fresh cup of coffee from a different featured guest roaster each month. Check out their Facebook Page for their food truck schedule and updates on their new location and flavors.


Mama C’s

915 Conant St., Maumee, OH

Located in Maumee, Mama C’s is definitely a place to make time on your morning commute. After 16 years of operations, it is safe to say that Mama C’s knows their way around a donut. The family-run shop aims to make your morning extra special with their friendly faces and fresh donuts!


Bakery Unlimited

4427 Secor Rd., Toledo, OH

Bakery Unlimited is yet another option if you’re passing through Toledo. They carry 36 different varieties of donuts, prepared fresh everyday for your enjoyment. Famous for their bear claws, and with vegan options available, everyone will leave happy and full if you give Bakery Unlimited a try!  Check out their Facebook Page for more information.


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Monica’s Baker Boy

5967 E Dunbar Rd., Monroe, MI

From hobby to full on small business owner with their made-from-scratch donuts and cakes, Monica’s Baker Boy had been a passion since 1975 but became a brick and mortar business in September of 2005. Using skill, family recipes, and her love for baking, the owner creates classics as well as some of her own creations for the public to enjoy. The favorites include, but are not limited to: Apple Fritter, Boston Creme, Cherry Swirl, Sprinkled, and so much more! Like their Facebook Page to keep up-to-date with flavors and other delicious information.


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Wixey Bakery

2017 Glendale Ave., Toledo, OH

A true Toledo gem, Wixey Bakery has called Toledo home for over 80 years. Sticking with a recipe that the locals love, this fourth generation family owned and operated business has made-from-scratch bakery items, in addition to their popular cake selection. Their delicious donuts and welcoming atmosphere make Wixey a neighborhood favorite.


Brieschke’s Bakery

5639 Main St., Sylvania, OH

If your morning drive happens to take you through Sylvania, we have the spot for you! Brieschke’s Bakery is a family owned local business that prides themselves on making everything from scratch. For the past 30 years, Brieschke’s menu has included donuts, cookies, cakes, and so much more! Stop in and grab a sweet morning bite to eat.


Stimmel’s Market

1220 W. Wooster, Bowling Green, OH

Stimmel’s Bakery wakes up before the sun to make sure everyone has a piping hot breakfast feast. They bake through the night to have a variety of delicious pastries , donuts, and muffins ready for the morning rush. Miss breakfast? That’s okay because Stimmel’s is open for lunch! Their sandwiches are made with all natural Boar’s Head meat, cheese, and bread made with the finest ingredients. They are great to bring back to your office, too. They deliver and do boxed lunches, deli trays, and platters of baked goods for corporate events and lunch meetings.


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Cafe Donuts

5330 Monroe St., Toledo, OH

Another locally owned treat for you to enjoy is Cafe Donuts. Located on Monroe Street in Toledo, they specialize in homemade donuts, muffins, donut cakes, breakfast sandwiches, and bagels. To wash it all down, they have excellent coffee, as well. Apple Crumb, Marble, Bow Tie…you name it, they’ve got it!


Haas Bakery

2306 Starr, Oregon, OH

Haas Bakery in Oregon will bring you in with the smell of fresh donuts and cases full of a wide variety of homemade products. Each donut is made “large in size but comparable in cost,” leaving you satisfied with your choice and excited to come back for another. Don’t forget to grab a dozen for the office and make everyone’s day!



What is your favorite local donut shop? Let us know so we can try more donuts! Sampling for blog research is a hard job, but we are happy to do it.

Written: Nov 4, 2018

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Katie Schroeder

Katie Schroeder

Katie is a content specialist for Danberry Realtors. The Home Sweet Toledo blog focuses on community guides + local events, as well as home inspiration + design trends. Enjoy!