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Donut Friar

634 Parkway Ste 15, The Village, Gatlinburg, TN 37738-3237
+1 865-436-7306
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  • Excellent76%
  • Very good16%
  • Average6%
  • Poor1%
  • Terrible1%
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“donuts” (1,419 reviews)
“cinnamon bread” (109 reviews)
“eclair” (75 reviews)
Open Now
05:00 - 22:00All hours
634 Parkway Ste 15, The Village, Gatlinburg, TN 37738-3237
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Reviewed yesterday via mobile

Heads up they only take cash. Once you have said cash in hand you will not be sorry. The assortment of donuts is good but the glazed cake donut is the best ever. Try them all then you will agree.

Thank aaron310
Reviewed 2 days ago via mobile

We have been getting doughnuts, date bars and coffees for years here at The Donut Friar. Love this place; however two days in a row.... no date bars. So sad. The pastries are always fresh and worth the wait as there is usually a line.

Thank James L
Reviewed 3 days ago

While in Gatlinburg, stopped at the Donut Friar to catch a fresh donut and hot cup of coffee. Upon entering we were greeted by a very friendly employee that made us feel very welcome. There was a nice selection of items to choose from. Our...More

Thank DrMarc9491
Reviewed 4 days ago

First of all, who would not like a donut? Second of all, you have to take a picture of the Friar! As soon as we entered the Village, you could smell the donuts and coffee. I had an éclair and it was the best I've...More

Thank Klayres5
Reviewed 1 week ago

We just happen to stumble upon this place looking for breakfast while walking around Gatlinburg. Everywhere had HUGE lines but not this place. Just a little line and we were hungry so we went in. We each picked 2 donuts. We couldn't finish the 2nd...More

1  Thank Jessica S
Reviewed 1 week ago

Bought the creme pastry and date bars. Fantastic. Donut Friar is in the Village section of Gatlinburg and easy to miss if you just walk down Main.

Thank Jo B
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

All I can say is if you love donuts don’t miss the Donut Friar!! They melt in your mouth and you don’t even have to chew them!! DELICIOUS! Great coffee, great donuts, fast service.

Thank Sarah R
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

If you have never tried these donuts then you need to. They are wonderful. There special espressos are good too

Thank Terry P
Reviewed 1 week ago

If you like good homemade doughnuts look no further than the Doughnut Friar in The Village they also offer coffee and mocha's. Be sure to bring cash that's all they accept. My favorites are the cinnamon cake doughnuts

Thank John J
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

My wife and I didn't want to wait two hours anywhere in town for pancakes and made our way to the Donut Friar. I'd been here before and knew the donuts were great. They didn't disappoint. We each had an eclair, she had a chocolate...More

Thank nathanturner488
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Questions & Answers
Joseph M
23 July 2017|
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Response from mashael31 | Reviewed this property |
no cash only
stephen m
7 April 2017|
Response from GoldRushJunkie | Reviewed this property |
Yes they do along with coffee and hot cocoa.
Janet W
15 March 2017|
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Response from Michelle H | Reviewed this property |
Not that I know of.
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
Breakfast, After-hours
Restaurant features
Takeout, Outdoor Seating, Seating
Good for
Child-friendly, Local cuisine, Kids
Open Hours
05:00 - 22:00
05:00 - 22:00
05:00 - 22:00
05:00 - 22:00
05:00 - 22:00
05:00 - 22:00
05:00 - 22:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 634 Parkway Ste 15, The Village, Gatlinburg, TN 37738-3237
  • Location: United States  >  Tennessee (TN)  >  Sevier County  >  Gatlinburg
  • Phone Number: +1 865-436-7306
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