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1607 Contra Costa Blvd, Pleasant Hill, CA 94523-3036
925-682-8128
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Pleasant Hill, California
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29 reviews
17 restaurant reviews
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

I'm not a donut snob, but dang if the donuts here aren't some of the best! I try to get there early morning (they open at 5am) and sometimes I can get one still warm. The texture of my favorite, the good old raised glazed, is light and fluffy and not to sweet. The Old Fashioned aren't hard and crusty,... More 

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San Ramon, California
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181 reviews
123 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 56 helpful votes
Reviewed 7 February 2017

I had a chance to stop by Donut King this morning after an early morning medical test. It was time to treat myself to a donut and coffee on a rainy day. WOW - what great donuts! Both the size and the taste ./ texture of their donuts is impressive. Yes, it was early (before 9am) but they were much... More 

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Thank JDB68
Pleasant Hill, California
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40 reviews
31 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 3 helpful votes
Reviewed 14 July 2016

Donut King is a small hometown donut shop with greatt donuts and coffee service. It is a cash only store no cards accepted.

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Thank AlfK92
Pleasant Hill, California
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80 reviews
43 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 18 helpful votes
Reviewed 16 July 2015 via mobile

My family has been getting donuts from Donut King fir the past 15 yrs and have never been disappointed. I agree with the other reviewers and skip Krispy Kreme...the local donut shop is so much better. Get there early as they run out frequently!

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Thank ccrabster
California
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115 reviews
74 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 41 helpful votes
Reviewed 22 April 2015

I have only been here a couple times. I just don't eat donuts often (2-3 times per year). I told my wife that I was going to treat our nieces to a couple donuts two weeks ago. Man, they were great! First, I almost always see a Pleasant Hill police car parked outside. No jokes here. Cops know where to... More 

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Thank bcpaula
Honolulu
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28 reviews
21 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 4 helpful votes
Reviewed 1 September 2014

A small donut shop, but a large variety and excellent tasting donuts and other pastries. Coffee is very good. Several tables where locals gather to have morning coffee and talk story. Several types of breakfast sandwiches, that are large enough to share.

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Thank AlohaBuckeye
Worcester, United Kingdom
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54 reviews
13 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 13 helpful votes
Reviewed 20 May 2013

We couldn't visit America without having a proper donut. Luckily the friends we were staying with knew exactly where to take us. A lovely little spot with an incredible selection and the ones we all had were gorgeous. Thankyou.

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Thank TheArcticHare
Walnut Creek, California
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25 reviews
12 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 19 helpful votes
Reviewed 16 June 2012

Skip Krispy Kreme. These donuts are bigger and fluffier, and the selection is better. Plus, there is no line - quick, friendly service. Try the muffins as well - super delish!

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Thank alison p

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    5 of 5 bubbles
    Service
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
  • Value
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
    Atmosphere
    3.5 of 5 bubbles
Cuisine
American
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 1607 Contra Costa Blvd, Pleasant Hill, CA 94523-3036
  • Location: United States  >  California (CA)  >  Pleasant Hill
  • Phone Number: 925-682-8128

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  • Do you allow dogs on the outdoor patio?