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The Donut Shop

3-5440 Argyle St, Port Alberni, British Columbia V9Y 1T7, Canada
+1 250-723-2213
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  • Excellent67%
  • Very good23%
  • Average8%
  • Poor1%
  • Terrible1%
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“cake donuts” (15 reviews)
“lemon coconut” (5 reviews)
“yummy cakes” (2 reviews)
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Cafe, Canadian
3-5440 Argyle St, Port Alberni, British Columbia V9Y 1T7, Canada
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Reviewed 2 days ago

Nice way to break up the drive between Victoria and Tofino. Located on a harbour perfect for a pitstop. We also hit up the drive in in town for lunch and donuts for dessert.

Thank Sarah W
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

I gave them 4 pm a call to ask for opening hours (4:30pm) and if they have donuts left. He told me they have some dozens left... 20 minutes later the had nothing left not even one!! Are you kidding me? “It was busy” ......More

Thank Alex J
Reviewed 5 September 2018 via mobile

We visit PA at least once a year, and always stop for doughnuts with the kids, and bring home a dozen more for snacking. Best doughnuts around!

Thank here_fishy1
Reviewed 27 August 2018

Yum, Yum fresh, warm donuts. We tried a couple of different varieties and they were delicious. Price was good, service was ok - busy little spot.

Thank ElectricGal
Reviewed 5 July 2018 via mobile

The service was good. The price was good as well. The donuts were okay. All the reviews made me think they would be fantastic but not the case in my opinion. Not horrible by any means, but not great! L

Thank Explore85547
Reviewed 17 June 2018 via mobile

Had 2 different donuts and they were pretty good. Not best on the island, but still a respectable 2nd best.

Thank Josh G
Reviewed 16 June 2018

Cane here today for a peanut butter donut and a bag of chips it was sure busy when I came here the line up was outside.

Thank figureskater13
Reviewed 15 June 2018

Best little doughnut place in the valley, my only problem is the cacon they put on the treats is a little chewy.

Thank paulow70
Reviewed 4 June 2018

Indoor seating for rainy days or outdoor or to go....... WINNING as their cake style donuts are worth the stop. Favourite: Maple bacon, almond, lemon coconut

Reviewed 4 April 2018 via mobile

After lunch across the parking lot, we had to see if they actually were the best donuts on the island....hard to know since none of us seniors had enjoyed a donut in years. We tasted a few and then bought a half dozen home for...More

Thank William M
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Restaurant Details

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  • Value
Cafe, Canadian
Restaurant features
Takeout, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Wheelchair Accessible
Good for
Kids, Child-friendly
Open Hours
06:30 - 16:30
06:30 - 16:30
06:30 - 16:30
06:30 - 16:30
06:30 - 16:30
06:30 - 16:30
06:30 - 16:30
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 3-5440 Argyle St, Port Alberni, British Columbia V9Y 1T7, Canada
  • Location: Canada  >  British Columbia  >  Vancouver Island  >  Alberni-Clayoquot Regional District  >  Port Alberni
  • Phone Number: +1 250-723-2213
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