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Pao's Muffin & Coffee Shop

6919 6th Ave, Tacoma, WA 98406-1705
+1 253-565-4692
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  • Excellent88%
  • Very good12%
  • Average0%
  • Poor0%
  • Terrible0%
28 Jan 2018
“Coffee and Donut Shop”
7 Dec 2017
“BEST DONUTS IN THE NORTHWEST!!”
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6919 6th Ave, Tacoma, WA 98406-1705
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Reviewed 4 weeks ago

At Pao's, it is all about the donuts. The place does not look real inviting from the street, and nothing fancy about the inside. But don't let that dissuade you. Tons of wonderful donuts to choose from and good people working here. There is also...More

Thank juvemeister
Reviewed 28 January 2018

This is the place to go for great donuts and coffee/lattes. Not much inside seating but there is a drive-thru window for orders to go. You won't find better donuts anywhere in Washington! They are huge, made fresh daily and delicious!! The owners have made...More

Thank calistar47
Reviewed 7 December 2017

If you like a truly good donut & you are traveling across the Tacoma Narrows Bridge this will be a regular stop for you. We don't travel across the bridge without stopping for coffee & donuts. Wide variety of excellent donuts, good hot coffee or...More

Thank GourmetMagazine
Reviewed 18 October 2017

Best donuts at a good price, even with the recent price increase. I have tried most of them and have not found any bad ones. Sometimes, when I get there later in the day there is not much selection because they are so good that...More

Thank John D
Reviewed 29 August 2017

My favorite doughnuts are coconut covered cake doughnuts and I have to say Pao's is my all time favorite place to go. They are very generous in size, so tender and yummy inside. The raised doughnuts look good but their cake ones are the only...More

Thank Donnamullen
Reviewed 17 June 2017

I had been told this place has awesome donuts So I went there the first time and they had just closed, but I made it back there today. They close at 4:00 and it was 3:00 so a lot of the donuts were gone, but...More

Thank Sandra N
Reviewed 2 May 2017

Local favorite as long as I can remember. Open early and 7 days a week! Great doughnuts, fast service.

Thank 441rose
Reviewed 29 April 2017 via mobile

Great donuts and a nice family run business. If you are a little later in the morning, you may not find your "go to" treat as they sell out quickly.

Thank Chuck H
Reviewed 28 December 2016

Pao's Donuts has been a constant staple in Tacoma, WA for many, many years. They have the best donuts I have ever ate! To me they are even better than Legendary Donuts. Granted they are not topped with bacon or anything like that, they are...More

Thank Debra B
Reviewed 15 June 2016

Go early as they sell out! Good selection and ALL FRESH. A family business and you can tell as they take pride in the product. There are always a bunch of regulars having coffee and donuts. Small inside and that doesn't matter that means you...More

Thank CaptPJ
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Meals
Breakfast, Dinner
Restaurant features
Takeout, Wheelchair Accessible
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Child-friendly
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 6919 6th Ave, Tacoma, WA 98406-1705
  • Location: United States  >  Washington (WA)  >  Tacoma
  • Phone Number: +1 253-565-4692
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