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Dude's Daylight Donut Shop

2316 S Main St, Joplin, MO
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  • Excellent67%
  • Very good20%
  • Average11%
  • Poor0%
  • Terrible2%
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“donuts” (24 reviews)
“maple bars” (3 reviews)
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2316 S Main St, Joplin, MO
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Reviewed 3 August 2017

Their donuts are excellent. I stopped by one afternoon to get donuts for my son. Asked for a twist and a dozen holes. When he put the holes in the sack, he said there were only four left so he threw them in as well....More

Thank Momof2boysathome
Reviewed 27 June 2017 via mobile

We stopped on our way back to Dallas. The glazed and jelly filled are the best! There are not donuts like this in Texas!

Thank Kristi R
Reviewed 26 June 2017

I realize some new donut shops have gone in around Joplin, but Dude's is a good old reliable family run business that has been there for many years. They don't have the big fancy donuts like some of the other places, but what they do...More

Thank Kemper07
Reviewed 16 March 2017

Great long running family business.Definitely the best donuts in joplin.I have been going there for many years with the same results each and every time .

Thank Duane W
Reviewed 6 March 2017

The taste of the donuts we purchased were very good. We had a yeast, maple bar, twist, and chocolate cake. They were delicious. Dude's does not have a large selection or any exotic donuts.

Thank Robin V
Reviewed 16 February 2017 via mobile

Best donut in town. This place have been a landmark in Joplin,Mo for over 60 years. They used to have a hand written poster that used scripture to hate on homosexually. I have several gay and lesbian friends however these donuts are so delicious I...More

Thank samsneadbbr
Reviewed 1 November 2016 via mobile

Dude's has been around for 60 years I understand. I can see why! These are the absolute best maple bars you can eat! Really reasonable prices. Quick service even when the line is out the door.

Thank Linda G
Reviewed 2 September 2016 via mobile

These donuts just melt in your mouth Super light! I love their donut holes. No place to sit but I usually take these to the park or home to eat.

Thank Janelle B
Reviewed 15 August 2016

No question -when we go to Joplin, we gotta get the Maple Bars, the bavarian cremes and the glazed cinnamon rolls. Best doughnuts I've had.

Thank BeachBakers
Reviewed 23 June 2016

These are the best donuts I have ever had. It's a little hole in the wall donut shop that won't disappoint you.

Thank Debra H
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Restaurant Details

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Restaurant features
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Child-friendly, Local cuisine
Open Hours
5:00 AM - 5:00 PM
5:00 AM - 5:00 PM
5:00 AM - 5:00 PM
5:00 AM - 5:00 PM
5:00 AM - 5:00 PM
5:00 AM - 5:00 PM
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 2316 S Main St, Joplin, MO
  • Location: United States  >  Missouri (MO)  >  Joplin
  • Phone Number: 623-6204
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