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Britt's Donut Shop

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#11 Boardwalk, Carolina Beach, NC 28428
+1 910-707-0755
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08:30 - 22:00
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Sun - Sat 08:30 - 22:00
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Columbia, SC
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266 reviews
217 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 171 helpful votes
3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 10 September 2016

While not bad, they are a part of history so something to try at least once. However they don't beat a fresh hot out of the oven Krispy Kream.

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Elkview, West Virginia
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11 reviews
8 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 9 September 2016 via mobile

I always love krispy kreme. Britts is so much better. It is cash only and the line for ordering to go is very long but so worth it. You can sit down at the diner and eat there and have a cup of coffee.

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Concord, NC
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67 reviews
42 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 28 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 9 September 2016

What a great time and wonderful experience my family had. Hot donuts that will melt in your mouth. Go experience it!

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Raleigh, North Carolina
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624 reviews
374 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 166 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 8 September 2016

I've never had Britt's Donuts and I recently went to buy our group some donuts for breakfast on our Labor Day beach trip. I arrived around 7:35am, only to find out that they didn't open until 8:30am...and there was already a line. I was between 3rd and 5th in line, but I decided to sit because my legs were sunburnt... More 

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Elkin, North Carolina
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7 reviews
3 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 4 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 8 September 2016

I used to take my daughter here a couple times a year for 15 years but she died last year in a wreak and was hard to go back but I did to remember the good times..

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Wilmington, North Carolina
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6 reviews
5 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 8 September 2016

Don't plan on eating only one. it's not possible. Amazing donuts and worth the long line in the summertime.

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Wilmington, North Carolina
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64 reviews
19 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 25 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 7 September 2016

I was born in the area and never ate one of these famous donuts. I had HIGH expectations....it was pretty good....the BEST?? not in my book...I actually like HOT Krispy kreme donuts better......but it was close to one another....maybe if my expectations hadn't been so elevated....but one good thing is you can get these freshly cooked at the beach....so that... More 

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Gautier
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23 reviews
21 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 2 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 6 September 2016 via mobile

Walked a mile and a half beachside to the boardwalk to avoid having to park down there. While at the boardwalk I smelled something delicious, it was Britt's. When I saw the line was 25 people deep I was going to walk away, but the guy next to me said that it was worth the wait. It was!!! Will be... More 

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Illinois
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4 reviews
3 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 6 September 2016 via mobile

Britts donuts are HANDS DOWN the best classic donuts in Carolina beach. Yes there is another donut shop that specializes in fancy over the top donuts, but you won't get a classic glazed this good anywhere other than Britts. The line can get long sometimes but boy is it worth the wait!

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Vienna, Virginia
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126 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 39 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 5 September 2016

Check the open hours because they change by the day and the season (not open every day) - but if you're lucky enough to be there when they're open, it's worth the wait (could be an hour). There's only one kind of donut - glazed - worth every calorie, tgoo!

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    5 of 5 bubbles
    Service
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
  • Value
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
    Atmosphere
    4 of 5 bubbles
Cuisine
American
Meals
Breakfast, After-hours
Restaurant features
Takeout, Seating, Wheelchair Accessible
Good for
Cheap Eats, Local cuisine, Kids, Child-friendly
Open Hours
Sunday
08:30 - 22:00
Monday
08:30 - 22:00
Tuesday
08:30 - 22:00
Wednesday
08:30 - 22:00
Thursday
08:30 - 22:00
Friday
08:30 - 22:00
Saturday
08:30 - 22:00
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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