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World's Best Donuts

10 E Wisconsin St, Grand Marais, MN 55604-5018
+1 218-387-1345
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  • Excellent76%
  • Very good16%
  • Average6%
  • Poor1%
  • Terrible1%
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“donuts” (509 reviews)
“long johns” (13 reviews)
“cakes” (15 reviews)
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10 E Wisconsin St, Grand Marais, MN 55604-5018
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Reviewed yesterday

The best "raised glazed" I've ever had. We has a teensy wait to place our order, but it is the world's best donut shop, so I guess that's understandable! Fun photo op... and totally worth a stop when you're in, or passing through Grand Marais.

Thank Lynn-BCat
Reviewed yesterday

This place makes good donuts. I had a chocolate donut and it was good. I also had the maple bacon long john and it was really good! The place is small but they do a good job of getting your donuts and getting you on...More

Thank Mia M
Reviewed yesterday via mobile

Had a fun snack stop of coffee and doughnuts with my son. The doughnuts were traditional varieties and obviously fresh. The charm of the place is all the family snapshots all over, the coffee mug rack for regulars, etc. Looks like they do a pretty...More

Thank Bookmom17
Reviewed 2 days ago

I shouldn't tell you this, because the shop might run out of my absolute favorite donut: chocolate knots! Wow, I want one right now just thinking about it.

Thank Kathleen K
Reviewed 3 days ago

They have a nice variety of fresh donuts. Excellent long John's and glazed/iced donuts. You disappointed.

Thank ktr11
Reviewed 3 days ago

A long john with maple frosting and bacon! What more do you need to know? There is also a powdered sugar puff filled with blueberries!

Thank thetravlor
Reviewed 4 days ago via mobile

This is the most classic place in Grand Marais. Have you really visited Grand Marais if you haven't had a donut at Worlds Best? Be sure to make time for this!

Thank Jodi307
Reviewed 4 days ago via mobile

On vacation from Ohio. My husband is not a sweet eater but he agreed they are the best! We went almost every day .They are not as sweet as our local donut chain.(which is a good thing ) Lines are out the door but move...More

Thank Cheri B
Reviewed 4 days ago

Wow, a wonderful place for donuts. Slightly crisp exterior, fluffy inside. and lots of chocolate if desired. Incredible!. Missed this, the last 2 times we were here. But on the list next time for sure!

Thank Joe R
Reviewed 4 days ago

Had the cake donuts. Line of people in the middle of the afternoon was a good sign. As we were watching the workers bring out the donuts, they could be quite a bit more efficient. The young man was bringing out 2 donuts at a...More

Thank walletbuffer
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Questions & AnswersAsk a question
Emily C
Are there peanuts in/on any of the doughnuts?
2 June 2017|
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Response from Dee B | Property representative |
No there are no peanuts in any of our donuts. Some of the ingredients are processed in the same facility as peanuts though.
Do you have gluten free donuts?
15 July 2016|
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Response from Leslie W | Reviewed this property |
Sorry, I have no idea.
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
US$ 2
Restaurant features
Takeout, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Accepts Mastercard, Accepts Visa, Accepts Discover
Good for
Child-friendly, Kids, Local cuisine
Open Hours
06:00 - 16:00
06:00 - 16:00
06:00 - 16:00
06:00 - 16:00
06:00 - 16:00
06:00 - 16:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 10 E Wisconsin St, Grand Marais, MN 55604-5018
  • Location: United States  >  Minnesota (MN)  >  Grand Marais
  • Phone Number: +1 218-387-1345
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