Best Donut Shops In and Around Omaha

Best Donut Shops OmahaAny day is made better with a donut! But if you need an excuse to get donuts, June 7, 2024, is national donut day.

Whether you prefer glazed or cake donuts, there are so many great donut shops in Omaha to choose from. What’s your favorite?

Best Donuts In and Around Omaha

Square Donut

15825 West Maple Road, Omaha, NE 68116

This local shop serves square donuts like its name suggests. The donuts are hand-crafted and come in a variety of traditional and specialty flavors.

LaMar’s Donuts & Coffee

17202 Audry Street, Omaha, NE 68136

Lamars Donut is a national donut shop originating in Kansas City, MO, in 1933. Their menu features many traditional and specialty donuts, bars, bizmarks, knots, fritters, cinnamon rolls, and coffee.

Sunrize Donuts
17676 Welch Plaza #7, Omaha, NE 68135

Sunrize Donuts has been family-owned for over 30 years. They offer more than 50 varieties of doughnuts made from scratch daily. A staff member makes fresh dough every morning. Fifty percent of the dough is hand mixed, and fifty percent is mixed with an automatic mixer. Cutting, pinning, rising, frying, and finishing is all done by hand.

Sugared Ledge

920 N 204th Ave ste 120, Elkhorn, NE 68022

Make your day a little sweeter with one of these donuts that are made fresh daily. Their espresso donut is a must if you like coffee!

Winchell’s Donut House

Winchell's Donut House2905 South 120th Street, Omaha, NE 68144

Winchell’s Donut House is a national chain based in California. Winchell’s provides a huge variety of donuts, bagels, muffins, croissants, rolls, breakfast sandwiches, and specialty drinks.

Krispy Kreme

707 South 72nd Street, Omaha, NE 68114
2715 South 120th Street, Omaha, NE 68144

Krispy Kreme is known for their traditional and specialty donuts and drinks. Inside, customers can watch the doughnuts traveling along a conveyor belt as they are cut, fried, and glazed.

Olsen’s Bake Shop

1708 South 10th Street, Omaha, NE 68108

Olson’s Bake Shop is a small, family-run bakery. They offer various baked items, including doughnuts, cookies, cakes, bars, bread, brittle, and kolache.

Pettit’s Pastry

502 North 16th Street, Omaha, NE 68102

Pettit’s Pastry has been an Omaha based, family-owned pastry shop for over 65 years.

Hurts Donut

1726 N 126th Street, Omaha, NE 68154

Hurts Donut is unique and options are endless, which reflected their hours of operation. They’re open 24/7!

Each Hurts Donut location is independently owned and operated. They have oversized specialty donuts designed to “break all the rules with their uniform-free toppings and amped up flavors.”

HONORABLE MENTIONS

Ditmars Orchard and Vineyard – 19475 222th St, Council Bluffs, Iowa

Ditmars offers freshly made apple cider donuts, a fall favorite around the Omaha metro.

Sweet Magnolia’s Bake Shop – 813 North 40th St, Omaha / 1222 Nicholas St, Omaha

Sweet Magnolia’s is a locally-owned boutique bakery in the historic Joslyn Castle neighborhood. Sweet Magnolias offers a huge variety of breakfast items, including donuts, scones, coffee cake, rolls, knots, buns, danish, and quiche.

Jones Bros. Cupcakes – 2121 South 67th St, Omaha / 2615 South 180th St, Omaha / 10000 California St Suite 6570, Omaha

Jones Bros. Cupcakes is a locally owned cupcake shop that appeared on Food Network’s Cupcake Wars. Jones Bros. also offers a variety of breakfast items, lunch items, treats, and beverages.

*This post was originally written in 2020 and has been updated in 2024. 

Ashley
I am the mom to four amazing kiddos. Isaac (2012). Eli (2013). Anna (2017). Ava (2019). I have been married to my husband Jonathan since 2009. I was born and raised in Nebraska and am a cornhusker through and through. I am also a local speech-language pathologist. I specialize in working with kiddos ages birth to seven, specifically children with autism spectrum disorder, apraxia of speech, articulation/phonological disorders, and developmental delay. You can also follow me at https://morethanmama.weebly.com/

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