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Ralph's Donut Shop

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59 S Cedar Ave, Cookeville, TN 38501-3215
+1 931-526-4231
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05:00 - 23:30
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Sun 06:00 - 18:00
Mon - Sat 05:00 - 23:30
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Cookeville, Tennessee
2 reviews
Reviewed 13 March 2017

We love Ralph's Donuts I have been going here since I was a kid. I now take my son here it's our favorite stop for donuts.

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Thank Carrie B
Nashville, Tennessee
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 5 helpful votes
Reviewed 13 March 2017

historic place in Cookeville. it is a favorite for Tennessee tech college students both young and old. wide selection.

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Thank m t
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6 reviews
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Reviewed 11 March 2017 via mobile

I am personally unimpressed with Ralph's. All the local folks send to the is the best donut shop, but I would rather have just about anyone else's.

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Thank Tim K
santa clara county, CA
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 28 helpful votes
Reviewed 6 March 2017

Ahh, what can we say - If you love donuts - be certain to visit Ralph's in Cookeville! We happened upon Ralph's while house hunting in the area. Our theory is if you see a bunch of cars parked all around and a line of cars attempting to get through the drive through - it must be stop worthy. Housed... More 

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Thank ejchu7
Cookeville, Tennessee
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
Reviewed 22 February 2017 via mobile

By far best donuts in the area. Good selectionof fresh donuts and pastries. We have krispie kreme and dunkin in town but this is hands down the best. Not open on Sunday now.

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Thank rthurmanatty
Cookeville, Tennessee
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11 reviews
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
Reviewed 22 February 2017 via mobile

These are arguably the best donuts in Cookeville. Lovingly handcrafted by the same family for many many years. Fresh made on site and served takeout or counter style.

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Thank coppermaker
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3 reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 2 helpful votes
Reviewed 19 February 2017 via mobile

Best Donuts in Cookeville!! Yummy! Very good service and Donuts are always very fresh. Love their twists! They are the best!!

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Thank Monica W
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Reviewed 13 February 2017

This is a must stop in Cookeville! The donuts are incredible, and the apple fritters are the size of your face! Locally owned with great service. The type of place you could come with a bunch of friends, sit around, eat donuts, drink coffee, and have a great time with some awesome donuts! Like I said, this is a place... More 

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Thank Amber T
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
Reviewed 13 February 2017 via mobile

A classic in the Cookeville area and ranked best in the state for their doughnuts. Must try their butter twist and I highly recommend their red velvet with cream cheese icing! Oh, and definitely the Apple fritter too, enough to feed 2! Can't go wrong at Ralph's, a local favorite!

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Thank Nathanael R
Cookeville, Tennessee
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 6 helpful votes
Reviewed 13 February 2017

Ralph's is the gold standard of donut shops. They offer a wide variety of unique donut flavors including peanut butter and jelly or lemon cream, and every one is delicious. With the old-fashioned lunch counter set-up and the friendly staff, you just can't have a better experience!

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    Service
  • Value
    Atmosphere
Cuisine
American
Meals
Breakfast, After-hours
Restaurant features
Takeout, Seating, Parking Available, Wheelchair Accessible
Good for
Kids, Child-friendly, Local cuisine
Open Hours
Sunday
06:00 - 18:00
Monday
05:00 - 23:30
Tuesday
05:00 - 23:30
Wednesday
05:00 - 23:30
Thursday
05:00 - 23:30
Friday
05:00 - 23:30
Saturday
05:00 - 23:30
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 59 S Cedar Ave, Cookeville, TN 38501-3215
  • Location: United States  >  Tennessee (TN)  >  Cookeville
  • Phone Number: +1 931-526-4231

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  • Do you have gluten-free options?
  • Is there a dress code?
  • Do you allow dogs on the outdoor patio?