5 MUST TRY Doughnut Shops in Louisville
Hands down the best place for some doughy sugar goodness. Theres a reason it made number 1 on this list. Customers can build their own doughnut creations with a number of different glazes and toppings. If building your own doughnut isn’t your forte you can also choose one of the many staples that they have become known for such as their Kentucky Fried Buttermilk Chicken Doughnut, the Bourbon Caramel with Bacon, or their “Sugah Doughnut”.
Home to the famous maple bacon doughnut and yes there is a full strip of bacon on this bad boy. Super close to the University of Louisville so definitely a huge hit for all those college kids ballin’ on a budget.
Although their name is Plehn’s there is nothing plain about it! You can’t go wrong with the pretzel, cinnamon twist, or coconut doughnut here. Plehn’s is a local favorite since 1924!
Sugar & Spice Donut Shop
Serving Louisville for over 30 years, Sugar & Spice offers over 30 varieties of doughnuts! With flavors such as: Cookies & Cream, Banana Split, Chocolate Peanut Cake, Apple Streusel, Coconut Custard, Chocolate Oreo Cheesecake, Moose Tracks and Banana Cream Pie! —- Yes those are all doughnuts.
Heitzman Traditional Bakery and Deli
Louisville’s bakery for over 125 years! Also home to some good homemade doughnuts that will satisfy your cravings!
For those non doughnut lovers in Louisville check out My Favorite Muffin for a bakers dozen of mini muffins or choose one of their gourmet giant muffins! Or if you want to try out Louisville’s best cinnamon roll swing on over to Breadworks!