We noticed that you're using an unsupported browser. The TripAdvisor website may not display properly.We support the following browsers:
Windows: Internet Explorer, Mozilla Firefox, Google Chrome. Mac: Safari.

Swiss Donuts



American, Cafe
Takeout, Wheelchair Accessible, Seating

Location and contact

Reviews (31)
Filter reviews
31 results
Traveller rating
Traveller type
Time of year
See what travellers are saying:
Updating list...
1 - 10 of 31 reviews
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Donuts are a little heavy and greasy. Small selection, I was disappointed because I love a good donut. I tried an apple fritter, a cake donut and a glazed. All were a little too greasy for me. Acceptable quality. Offer coffee, also,

Date of visit: January 2019
Thank NinjaGigi
Reviewed 2 July 2018

Enter at your own risk because the smell is amazing upon entering Swiss Donuts. I ordered a regular donut and a couple of other pastries. There is a wide variety to choose from. I think this is famous with the locals because there were several...More

Date of visit: April 2018
Thank 945deborahs
Reviewed 27 June 2018 via mobile

Every time we visit the area we stop here for donuts. They are very good. They have a great selection. Nice seating area in doors and a small seating area out doors. They have a good variety of donuts too. They have cold drinks and...More

Date of visit: June 2018
Thank lbreves
Reviewed 18 May 2018 via mobile

I love donuts, I purchased a French cruller donut, very moist and tasty, the chocolate frosting on top was so good. I would love to go back for a donut when I visit Palm Desert.

Date of visit: May 2018
Thank monav331
Reviewed 19 March 2018

Locals favorite. Small shop with a huge selection. Everything is always fresh, and tasty. Nice staff. Great place for baked goods.

Date of visit: March 2018
Thank J S
Reviewed 4 February 2018

As donuts go this is apoor choice. The product varied between stale and wasy to sweet. That other donut shain is so much better and the super market offers better and freher choices.

Date of visit: January 2018
Thank Ed H
Reviewed 8 January 2018 via mobile

When I arrived at the donut shop, I was surprised how many varieties were available. The doughnuts were massive and in fact, the apple fritter serves three. So darn delicious! A must stop

Date of visit: January 2018
Thank GuyoftheGlobe
Reviewed 22 February 2017

I love good cake donuts, but they are hard to find in the valley. Thank goodness for Swiss Donut! Many great non-yeasty selections are available, including crusty "old-fashioned" donuts, rich butter-milk double crullers, and many varieties of dipped frosting. The only difficulty: you need to...More

Date of visit: February 2017
Thank BruceFromCalifornia
Reviewed 14 February 2017

i love donuts but i can't support a place that sells $3 donuts. they are fine but i'd be just as happy with a $1 donut from any grocery store bakery.

Date of visit: January 2017
Thank LuxTravelGuy
Reviewed 5 January 2017

Was out early (530 am) and needed food! Store was open, server was cheerful, coffee was strong and hot. Server made the best bacon, egg and cheese sandwich on a bagel that I ever had! Also bought a few donuts to bring to someone and...More

Date of visit: December 2016
Thank TravelDaisy1
View more reviews
Nearby HotelsSee all 24 nearby hotels
HOTEL PASEO Autograph Collection Hotels
118 reviews
.49 km away
Mojave Resort
162 reviews
.68 km away
Shadow Mountain Resort and Club
149 reviews
.97 km away
International Hotel & Suites
43 reviews
1.61 km away
Nearby RestaurantsSee all 318 nearby restaurants
Pacifica Seafood Restaurant
1,431 reviews
.23 km away
Sullivan's Steakhouse
447 reviews
.28 km away
Mimmo's Italian Restaurant and Bar
243 reviews
.25 km away
Fresh Agave Mexican Bar & Grill
649 reviews
.11 km away
Nearby AttractionsSee all 122 nearby attractions
El Paseo Shopping District
954 reviews
.30 km away
CODA Gallery
43 reviews
.09 km away
Red Barn
7 reviews
.19 km away
25 reviews
.20 km away
Questions & Answers
Get quick answers from Swiss Donuts staff and past visitors.
Note: your question will be posted publicly on the Questions & Answers page.
Posting guidelines
Is This Your TripAdvisor Listing?
Own or manage this property? Claim your listing for free to respond to reviews, update your profile and much more. Claim Your Listing