8 Places That Will Satisfy
Your Donut Cravings
By Kyzia Maramara
When you hear the word “donut,” the first thing that probably comes to mind is Krispy Kreme, J. Co, or Dunkin’ Donuts. That just proves how little you’ve explored the sweet world of donuts! Here we’ve listed down other donut shops for you to try out. Who knows, choco butternut might just be dethroned as your favorite.
1. Country Style
Cost: Php 25 – Php 70
Country Style donuts will challenge your beliefs that donuts should be in circles. Their donuts are in squares and logs, unusual but doesn’t really affect the taste. What’s great about them is that the donuts are always 20% off before the store closes!
2. Lil Orbits Mini Donuts
Price range: Php 40/dozen
An American franchise kids and adults alike will love. Lil Orbits in the Philippines is a rare find. They’re just kiosks in malls and huge grocery shops that sometimes close down with no prior notice. You then have to search for another branch to satisfy your cravings for delicious hot mini donuts. Follow their Facebook page to get updated on their branches!
3. Cello’s Doughnuts and Dips
Cello’s offers letter-shaped doughnuts you could put to good use during birthdays or even Valentine ’s Day. Nothing says you care about the person more than giving them a box of doughnuts that says just that!
4. Gavino’s Japanese Donuts
Cost: Php 33 – Php 43
Chewy and tasty mochi doughnuts? Try Gavino’s! They offer mochi doughnut rings with just the right amount of sweetness that will leave you reaching for more. We guarantee it’s something new to your taste buds! Visit their Facebook page for their branches.
5. Bread Talk
Bread Talk is known for its variety of tasty pastries you can snack on any time of the day. Their donuts are simple sweet treats with chocolate on top. It won’t give you diabetes and that’s enough for us!
6. Tim Hortons Donuts
Pair any donut with coffee and you’re good to go. Tim Hortons donuts are a bit on the sweet side but it’s still a delight nonetheless. Their classic donuts are available for Php 40 per piece and their Timbits, bite-sized donut holes, are at Php 10 each.
7. Scarsdale Artisanal Delights
Best Chocolate Donut in Town
Price range: Php 55 – Php 10
Scarsdale offers doughnuts, croughnuts (the crossiant/doughnut hybrid), sandwiches, and even cocktails. Their doughnuts are handmade and the fillings are all made from scratch, they’re also cooked in batches to ensure that every customer can get theirs fresh.
8. Pan de Donuts
Pan de Manila’s tasty creation is a combination of the Filipino favorite pan de sal and the doughnut. Pan de Donuts are baked not fried therefore it’s healthier, cheaper, and better in all ways! Their flavors include ube, Chocnut, polvoron, Nips, and more! Pan de Donuts are available at the Taguig and Cubao branches of Pan de Manila.
Which of these have you tried? Tell us about them below!