Best Doughnuts in Boston

2009 Best Doughnuts

Kane’s Donuts

Saugus

Fluffy, not too sweet, never greasy—these were the criteria by which old-school favorite Kane’s earned its nod. Stars include the fluffy honey-dipped and the insanely moist buttercrunch cake, dubbed by…Read More

2008 Best Doughnuts

Verna’s

Cambridge

Considering how Rachael Ray was caught drinking the wrong coffee off-camera, we’re thinking her handlers should keep her away from Verna’s and its totally yum-o cake doughnuts…Read More

1999 Best Doughnuts

Gail Ann Coffee Shop

Arlington

Practice makes perfect, and Gail Ann has been baking more than 20 varieties of fresh doughnuts daily for 45 years, since the shop was opened by its French immigrant founder….Read More

1998 Best Doughnuts

Lori-Ann’s Donut Shop

Charlestown

Famous in Charlestown for its tasty pastries, Lori-Ann’s serves up a wide selection of the doughy goodies made on the premises daily. The shop is also a rare survivor: Fully…Read More

1995 Best Doughnuts

Ziggy’s Donuts

Salem

The second generation of Ziggy’s family is now carrying on his tradition of making hand-cut doughnuts that are simply terrific, whether they be classic cakes, yeast-raised, plain, honey-dipped, or jelly….Read More

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