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Britt's Donut Shop

#11 Boardwalk, Carolina Beach, NC 28428
+1 910-707-0755
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  • Excellent83%
  • Very good11%
  • Average4%
  • Poor1%
  • Terrible1%
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“glazed donuts” (158 reviews)
“funnel cake” (21 reviews)
“dozen donuts” (19 reviews)
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#11 Boardwalk, Carolina Beach, NC 28428
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Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

The best, fresh homemade donuts. Served warm and perfect, no fancy toppings needed. Long line and small space but definitely worth a visit or three.

Thank Kelly S
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Did not think it possible...but Britt's is just that little bit (crispier, taste) above a KK donut. A not to miss when you need donut fix, or have guests.

Thank KeoniHawaii
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

If you haven't experienced Britt's Donut Shop you have no idea what you are missing. I have been visiting Britt's since I was a child and still today love it....There is no other donut that compares, trust me I've tried a plenty, they are all...More

Thank Teresa H
Reviewed 3 December 2017 via mobile

There is a reason this place has been voted best donuts in the nation! Folks, they have one donut which is glazed. If you’re seeking a glazed donut for breakfast or for a snack, these are fantastic! Very good price as well!

Thank Dustin S
Reviewed 13 November 2017

best donut ever only open seasonal. they only sell one type of donut and that is all they need to because they are the best donut in the world

Thank michelle P
Reviewed 19 October 2017

Looking for a melt in your mouth donut that is light and airy? This is the place to go! They are open from the end of March through Labor Day. We stood in line for 30 minutes in the morning and it was worth the...More

Thank swimmermom66
Reviewed 16 October 2017

Great place to visit over and over while at Carolina Beach. The people working there are great and fun to be around! It's a stop we make every time we are there and believe me. Take a bag home.....if they make it that far without...More

Thank cwd332
Reviewed 4 October 2017 via mobile

If you have never been you are missing out. Donuts are lite and airy and always got. Lines in the morning can get long in the mornings but worth the wait. Only down side is they only open certain times of the year, so check...More

Thank L S
Reviewed 3 October 2017 via mobile

Britt's is a family business (since 1939) with donuts that are light and melt in your mouth mmmmm. The only downside is that they are only open during the tourist season. Definitely check out Britt's, it is worth the wait in line.

Thank carolynf507
Reviewed 22 September 2017

Go ahead and stand in line, you're going to appreciate making friends and smell the doughnuts! Best "glazed" doughnuts we,ve ever had and Im a Krispy Kreme guy. They are seasonal though, summer traffic only so get'ed while they're hot.

Thank Storm-762
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1 December 2017|
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Response from Storm-762 | Reviewed this property |
No they aren’t, closed until next season.
12 September 2017|
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Response from dirtbikegirl2015 | Reviewed this property |
Britt's usually closes in late September, and reopens in March.
25 July 2017|
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Response from barefootlady1324 | Reviewed this property |
No. Only one kind of donut at Britt's. Glazed. And they taste like heaven and melt in your mouth. Definitely not gluten free
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Breakfast, After-hours
Restaurant features
Takeout, Seating, Wheelchair Accessible
Good for
Local cuisine, Child-friendly, Kids
Open Hours
8:30 AM - 5:00 PM
4:00 PM - 10:00 PM
8:30 AM - 10:00 PM
8:30 AM - 10:00 PM
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: #11 Boardwalk, Carolina Beach, NC 28428
  • Location: United States  >  North Carolina (NC)  >  Carolina Beach
  • Phone Number: +1 910-707-0755
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