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Back Door Donuts

5 Post Office Square, behind the Oak Bluffs Post Office, Oak Bluffs, Martha's Vineyard, MA 02557
+1 508-693-3688
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  • Excellent75%
  • Very good18%
  • Average5%
  • Poor1%
  • Terrible1%
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“late night” (33 reviews)
“donuts” (468 reviews)
“apple fritters” (322 reviews)
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5 Post Office Square, behind the Oak Bluffs Post Office, Oak Bluffs, Martha's Vineyard, MA 02557
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Reviewed yesterday via mobile

The donuts are average but everyone stood in line and I wanted to know what the hype was about. The next day I returned and purchased a cookie after waiting for the clerk who stood out side smoking a cigarette while watching me wait. Then...More

Thank UC1304
Reviewed yesterday

This stop was top priority on our trip to Oak Bluffs. When we arrived, there was already quite a line, but they have it all very organized. There were definitely all kinds of people in line; kids, drunk adults, families, people in pajamas. They have...More

Thank Lindsey S
Reviewed 4 days ago

Someone from our group went here practically every night to pick up desserts for all of us. The apple fritters are really incredible. The chocolate supreme donut was pretty great. Their chocolate frosting on any type of donut was perfect.

Thank SJP-NJ
Reviewed 6 days ago

I bought into the hype about this place and made sure to get in line early to get a few donuts to bring back to the mainland during our vacation. I bought a variety of different flavors to try, and while they were all pretty...More

Thank JordamusPrime
Reviewed 1 week ago

Seriously. Our biggest mistake was to think we could each eat a whole apple fritter in the evening. It was soooo good. It was warm and buttery and full of apples and OMG I'd like a bite of one right now. The line out back...More

Thank Mitch S
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Best dessert on the vineyard!!! We went there every night after a walk to pre-burn the calories. So worth the wait in the fast moving line!!!

Thank Dawn C
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

My husband and I like to try different things while vacationing. If you are in oak bluffs at Martha's Vineyard and it's after 7:00, you have to try out backdoor donuts. I didn't know what to expect but was pleasantly surprised at the crowd already...More

Thank Teresa M
Reviewed 1 week ago

There are two parts to this store. By day, it is a rather typical bakery and the entrance faces the little walk way near the other shops. We had an apple fritter that was delicious, but my favorites were the hermit bar (very good if...More

Thank tinaNtravel
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Back Door Donuts are so tempting that they draw you in before you even turn the corner to see the storefront, with the wonderful fresh-baked doughnut aroma. This one of the storied traditions of a Vineyard visit, so it's not unusual to find a long...More

Thank Beth G
Reviewed 1 week ago

I eat a lot of doughnuts and these are some of the best ever! We got there probably shortly after opening (these are NIGHTTIME donuts, don't forget!) and waited in a line (that moves quickly). There were two of us, we got 3 different donuts...More

Thank KKJBB3
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Questions & Answers
13 July 2016|
AnswerShow all 2 answers
Response from Tony C | Reviewed this property |
I am not sure if they ship orders but there may be information on their site that include the details. Sorry I could not be more helpful.
3 June 2015|
Response from BackDoorDonuts | Property representative |
Yes, both the Front Door Bakery & Back Door Donuts are open 7 days a week

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
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Average prices
US$ 5
Restaurant features
Cash Only, Takeout, Wheelchair Accessible
Good for
Local cuisine, Child-friendly, Kids
Open Hours
19:00 - 00:58
19:00 - 00:58
19:00 - 00:58
19:00 - 00:58
19:00 - 00:58
19:00 - 00:58
19:00 - 00:58
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 5 Post Office Square, behind the Oak Bluffs Post Office, Oak Bluffs, Martha's Vineyard, MA 02557
  • Location: United States  >  Massachusetts (MA)  >  Martha's Vineyard  >  Oak Bluffs
  • Phone Number: +1 508-693-3688
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