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Top Pot Doughnuts

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2124 Fifth Ave, Seattle, WA 98102
+1 206-728-1966
07:00 - 19:00
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Mon - Fri 06:00 - 19:00
Sat - Sun 07:00 - 19:00
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Vancouver, Canada
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13 reviews
10 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 3 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Top pot has great espresso based coffees as well as fantastic doughnuts. It was nice to find such a great coffee house so close to our hotel.

Thank Canadian_Jeremy
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31 reviews
17 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 12 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 week ago

Have a doughnut and coffee surrounded by shelves of book sets - see how many editions of the World Book encyclopedia you can see. And don't miss the movie-style poster of President Obama buying his own doughnut!

Thank HedgehogsOnTheWing
Nashville, Indiana
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113 reviews
43 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 39 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 week ago

Donuts are the one sugary treat that usually doesn't attract me, but these donuts were definitely worth it. I loved the design of this restaurant. It was perfect for our breakfast while staying at the Pineapple just a block away. My only negative is that it was pretty expensive. Donuts and coffees for four of us were $40 at least.... More 

Thank attorney07
Detroit, Michigan
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93 reviews
67 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 34 helpful votes
3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Had to find a local donut shop and this was recommended. After my visit I can say these donuts are ok. The flavor is amazing, but boy are the donuts dense. Not greasy at all which is a big plus. I got a chocolate sprinkle and a chocolate glazed. Next time Id likely try the fritter. If I'm in the... More 

Thank red4476
Portland, Oregon
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80 reviews
36 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 23 helpful votes
2 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Stopped at Top Pot because we have seen them recommended everywhere online. We got a seasonal pumpkin glaze, maple bars and bacon maple bars. First, I was amazed at how expensive the donuts were. Donuts have a huge mark up normally anyway, so these were even more. Second, we all sampled and none of us were impressed. I'm not sure... More 

Thank Athomelisa
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70 reviews
54 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 29 helpful votes
3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

Had a chocolate doughnut and a sugar coated one. Both ok but quite dense and nothing exceptional. The place is nice but dont expect exceptional doughnuts.

Thank Vincent C
North Vancouver
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133 reviews
60 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 41 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 5 weeks ago

As a slavish devotee of Voodoo donuts in Portland, I have a new love. Top Pot donuts. The donuts are insanely good, with a great range of styles and flavours. The donuts are dense but not heavy or gluey, there is no excess sweetness or greasiness to diminish the taste and the icings are to die for. Voodoo has the... More 

Thank David A
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3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 16 October 2016 via mobile

Short wait in line to order my donut. The frosting on the donut trashed great but the donut itself (raised donut) was on the dry side like some visitors have mentioned. Might have been better if I had a drink to sip with the donut. Plenty of spaces to sit and chat with a friend.

Thank A TripAdvisor Member
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14 reviews
10 restaurant reviews
3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 15 October 2016 via mobile

Donuts were okay. Not worth the price. Got Bavarian filled and an apple fritter. Apple fritter was large and was decent. Bavarian was disappointing. Also got a cold brew, that was the weakest cold brew I've ever had. Will not be going back to Top Pot. Plan to try other doughnut shops. Place was cute and nicely decorated for Halloween.

Thank Carmen H
Sydney, Australia
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109 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 120 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 11 October 2016

Being an Aussie, I'm not too fond of American style donuts and actually prefer the ones at home. But the donuts at Top Pot are delicious. I tried a pink one covered in coconut and it was very yummy. Wish I could have tried more but sadly I was unable. Great donuts though.

Thank jetsettingaussies

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
  • Value
    4 of 5 bubbles
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
Average prices
US$ 20
American, Cafe
Restaurant features
Takeout, Seating, Wheelchair Accessible, Free Wifi
Good for
Kids, Child-friendly, Cheap Eats
Open Hours
07:00 - 19:00
06:00 - 19:00
06:00 - 19:00
06:00 - 19:00
06:00 - 19:00
06:00 - 19:00
07:00 - 19:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 2124 Fifth Ave, Seattle, WA 98102
  • Location: United States  >  Washington (WA)  >  Seattle>  > Belltown
  • Neighbourhood: Belltown
  • Phone Number: +1 206-728-1966

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