Going Out Guide: Doughnuts


Posted at 10:15 AM ET, 01/16/2014

New food truck alert: Astro Doughnuts hits the road

The food truck will be serving up coffee and doughnuts in Arlington.

By Maura Judkis  |  10:15 AM ET, 01/16/2014 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
Tags:  Doughnuts, Food, food trucks, Restaurants

Posted at 09:30 AM ET, 12/26/2013

2013 in doughnuts

So many doughnuts, so little time.

By Maura Judkis  |  09:30 AM ET, 12/26/2013 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
Tags:  Doughnuts, Food

Posted at 11:54 AM ET, 09/19/2013

Arr, today be Talk Like a Pirate Day

Celebrate by cruising the seven seas, singing shanties or drinking Piraat beer in costume.

By Fritz Hahn  |  11:54 AM ET, 09/19/2013 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
Tags:  Bars, Doughnuts, Fake Holidays, Talk Like a Pirate Day

Posted at 11:16 AM ET, 08/07/2013

Doughnut ice cream sandwiches are D.C.'s newest doughnut novelty

Eat fast: Not only are these treats available for a limited time only, they also melt quickly.

By Maura Judkis  |  11:16 AM ET, 08/07/2013 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
Tags:  Doughnuts, Food

Posted at 09:36 AM ET, 06/19/2013

A Dozen Weeks of Doughnuts, Week 13: Mama's Donut Bites and Miller Farms

An Arlington food truck's mini doughnuts wow the judges.

By Nevin Martell  |  09:36 AM ET, 06/19/2013 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
Tags:  Doughnuts, Dozen Doughnuts

Posted at 05:08 PM ET, 06/13/2013

So how do the doughnuts formerly known as "Cool Disco" taste?

After the controversy and name change -- how do those Zeke's D.C. Donutz taste?

By Maura Judkis  |  05:08 PM ET, 06/13/2013 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
Tags:  Aaron Gordon, Doughnuts, Dupont Circle, Openings, Restaurants

Posted at 06:02 AM ET, 06/12/2013

A Dozen Weeks of Doughnuts, Week 12: District Doughnut, Breadline and Pupatella

A delivery service takes second place, while a bread-focused bakery and a pizzeria head to mid-pack.

By Nevin Martell  |  06:02 AM ET, 06/12/2013 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
Tags:  Doughnuts, Dozen Doughnuts

Posted at 11:36 AM ET, 06/07/2013

We ate three D.C. doughnut sandwiches so you don't have to

Doughnuts are easy. Doughnut sandwiches? Gird your arteries.

By Maura Judkis and Alex Baldinger  |  11:36 AM ET, 06/07/2013 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
Tags:  Doughnuts, Food

Posted at 06:59 AM ET, 06/05/2013

A Dozen Weeks of Doughnuts, Week 11: Walls Bakery and Fractured Prune

Superlative cake varieties and solid family-owned experience are high points of the tasting.

By Nevin Martell  |  06:59 AM ET, 06/05/2013 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
Tags:  Dozen Doughnuts

Posted at 06:32 AM ET, 05/29/2013

A Dozen Weeks of Doughnuts, Week 10: Donut King and Laurel Tavern Donuts

From a bakery that makes empanadas and a tavern that makes hamburgers, both in Maryland.

By Nevin Martell  |  06:32 AM ET, 05/29/2013 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
Tags:  Dozen Doughnuts

Posted at 06:45 AM ET, 05/22/2013

A Dozen Weeks of Doughnuts, Week 9: Raulin's Bakery and Safeway

Safeway earns slightly higher scores than Raulin's Bakery of Beltsville.

By Nevin Martell  |  06:45 AM ET, 05/22/2013 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
Tags:  Doughnuts, Dozen Doughnuts

Posted at 06:02 AM ET, 05/15/2013

A Dozen Weeks of Doughnuts, Week 8: Nothing But Donuts and Astro Doughnuts & Fried Chicken

Astro zooms to the top of the pack with doughnuts that look as good as they taste.

By Nevin Martell  |  06:02 AM ET, 05/15/2013 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
Tags:  Dozen Doughnuts

Posted at 09:38 AM ET, 05/08/2013

A Dozen Weeks of Doughnuts, Week 7: Milan Bakery and Family Bakery

A small Virginia bakery quickly sinks to the bottom.

By Nevin Martell  |  09:38 AM ET, 05/08/2013 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
Tags:  Dozen Doughnuts

Posted at 09:43 AM ET, 05/01/2013

A Dozen Weeks of Doughnuts, Week 6: GBD and G Street Food

A new chef-driven place makes our favorite doughnuts yet.

By Nevin Martell  |  09:43 AM ET, 05/01/2013 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
Tags:  Dozen Doughnuts

Posted at 06:01 AM ET, 04/24/2013

A Dozen Weeks of Doughnuts: Week 5, Woodmoor vs. Shoppers

A beloved bakery in Maryland turns out decent simple ones, but those at a discount grocery are soulless.

By Nevin Martell  |  06:01 AM ET, 04/24/2013 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
Tags:  Dozen Doughnuts, Food, Restaurants

Posted at 06:02 AM ET, 04/17/2013

A Dozen Weeks of Doughnuts, Week 4: Breads Unlimited and Dunkin' Donuts

A national chain known as much for its coffee as its doughnuts goes up against a family-owned Bethesda bakery.

By Nevin Martell  |  06:02 AM ET, 04/17/2013 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
Tags:  Dozen Doughnuts, Food

Posted at 03:45 PM ET, 04/05/2013

Astro Doughnuts & Fried Chicken to open Monday, April 8

It's a great week for fried chicken and doughnuts, with restaurants opening in Dupont and metro Center within three days of each other.

By Maura Judkis  |  03:45 PM ET, 04/05/2013 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
Tags:  Doughnuts, Food, Openings

Posted at 09:35 AM ET, 04/03/2013

A Dozen Weeks of Doughnuts, Week 2: Heidelberg and Shilla

An old-world bakery in Arlington and an Asian-fusion chain end up in the bottom of the pack.

By Nevin Martell  |  09:35 AM ET, 04/03/2013 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
Tags:  Dozen Doughnuts

Posted at 03:34 PM ET, 03/26/2013

A dozen weeks of doughnuts: Kicking off with Heller's and Zeke's

In Week One of our search for the best, we taste (and score) seven from Heller's and a dozen from Zeke's.

By Nevin Martell  |  03:34 PM ET, 03/26/2013 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
Tags:  Dozen Doughnuts, Food

Posted at 05:22 PM ET, 02/27/2013

Can you double your pleasure with an Oreo/Krispy Kreme doughnut?

The Post conducts a taste test of the new Oreo-flavored doughnuts from Krispy Kreme.

By Tim Carman  |  05:22 PM ET, 02/27/2013 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
Tags:  Doughnuts, Food

Posted at 02:15 PM ET, 02/01/2013

So how do the doughnuts formerly known as "Cool Disco" taste?

After the controversy and name change -- how do those Zeke's D.C. Donutz taste?

By Maura Judkis  |  02:15 PM ET, 02/01/2013 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
Tags:  Doughnuts, Dupont Circle, Openings, Restaurants

Posted at 08:00 AM ET, 12/19/2012

Taste Test: Before Astro Doughnuts pops up at Chinatown Coffee, we break down the flavors

Before the new shop hosts a pop-up at Chinatown Coffee, we tell you which ones are worth the calories.

By Lavanya Ramanathan  |  08:00 AM ET, 12/19/2012 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
Categories:  Restaurants | Tags:  doughnuts