Donut Shops in Kansas City
Glazed, powdered, filled, sprinkled and frosted—no matter how you coat it, donuts are always a crowd-pleaser. With a collection of old-school joints and modern craft makers offering this classic morning treat, Kansas City has never been sweeter.
Discover popular donut shops in Kansas City:
The latest concept from revered chocolatier Christopher Elbow is a runaway success. Fairway Creamery combines excellent, simply made craft donuts with equally impressive soft serve ice cream.
Has there ever been a more satisfying sweet-tooth combination? Judging by the crowds and early sellouts, probably not.
Perfect for families, Donutology is a local build-your-own concept that allows customers to design miniature, made-to-order donuts from a diverse assortment of toppings, drizzles and other fun add-ons.
Plus, with donut ice cream shakes and other creations, you’re sure to try something new during each visit.
For starters, it’s open an Iron Man-like 144 hours per week. But it also touts a behemoth menu, which includes 48 different donuts in addition to pastries, cakes, cupcakes and coffee. You’re welcome.
Mud Pie Vegan Bakery & Coffeehouse
Kansas City’s only vegan bakery is so good you might not even notice.
Find Mud Pie in Overland Park and at its original location in the funky 39th Street West district to enjoy a hip ambiance and a daily assortment of vegan (and some gluten-free) donuts, among other baked goods.
Other Great Donut Shops
- Holt’s: No-frills joint that serves the Grandview community.
- Fluffy Fresh: Locally recognized as one of the top shops in the city.
- Ray’s: Located in the Northland, Ray’s is yet another classic donut stop.
- Ridgewood: Open since 1956, find Ridgewood in lovely Independence.
- Johnny’s: A hidden gem only a few minutes east of the Country Club Plaza.
- The Dapper Donut: A nationally known made-to-order minis shop at Legends Outlets.
- KC Donut Co.: Olathe’s local donut hang has all your favorite flavors.
- Doughboys: If you’re craving old-fashioned donuts, this Raytown shop is your place.