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Spalding's Bakery

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760 Winchester Rd, Lexington, KY 40505-3729
+1 859-252-3737
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Sun 07:00 - 12:00
Wed - Sat 06:30 - 12:00
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Oklahoma
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6 reviews
5 restaurant reviews
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Reviewed 6 September 2016

Having worked in a donut shop for a few years I feel that I have the qualifications to judge a great donut. Spalding's is as good at it gets! The regular glazed are the stars of the show, they have the perfect combination of what a donut should be; not too sweet and light or too heavy and doughy. There... More 

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Thank nortbort
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20 reviews
19 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 5 helpful votes
Reviewed 4 September 2016 via mobile

I was with a few friends before church around 10ish. It was very busy, but I believe it was worth the wait. I got the cream filled donut and the blueberry cake donut. The cream filled donut was different than the typical cream filled donuts from like Krispy Kreme. The blueberry cake donut was by far my favorite. I was... More 

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Thank Allie W
Huntersville, North Carolina
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427 reviews
224 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 107 helpful votes
Reviewed 4 September 2016 via mobile

Busy, busy place! Sometimes there is a line out the door. (Bonus, if you have to wait outside, they process Jif peanut butter across the street and it smells divine.) My favorite treats are the warm, glazed donuts, but a close second would be the cinnamon twist. They also make cakes and cupcakes.

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Thank niteowljune
Lexington, Kentucky
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13 reviews
11 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
Reviewed 3 September 2016

If you are in the mood fro a great glazed or chocolate glazed donut, then stop by here. They are closed on Mon and Tues and only open from 630am to 1230pm so get there early. The cakes and pecan Danish are also my favorites.

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Thank Joe M
Russells Point, Ohio
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7 reviews
7 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 6 helpful votes
Reviewed 19 August 2016

These are some of the best doughnuts I have ever had the pleasure of enjoying. You need to get there early because they usually sell out before noon. There is usually a line... And the staff are in no hurry to rush you in and out as they enjoy talking with each of their customers... But do not be in... More 

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1 Thank buckeye1336
Lexington, Kentucky, United States
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3 reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 2 helpful votes
Reviewed 19 July 2016

The best Doughnuts in Lexington….hands down!! Prepare for a line, but they are well worth the wait. The glazed are our perfection, but try the cinnamon cake and whatever their special doughnut is that day….you won't be disappointed. We've even served their cakes for special birthdays and although they may look a little less fancy than other places…they are AMAZING!... More 

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Thank lexrealtorgirl
Lexington, Kentucky
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17 reviews
7 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 3 helpful votes
Reviewed 12 July 2016

There is more to Spaldings than just their famous glazed doughnuts! Try the apple fritters (if they are not sold out), gooey bars, brownies, cinnamon twists.

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1 Thank 22kdka
Overland Park, Kansas
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496 reviews
351 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 133 helpful votes
Reviewed 20 May 2016

I wanted to bring some baked goods for a client visit that was close by where our clients were located. This place was recommended by the hotel. Popular enough that there are line out the door. Fortunately for us, we were a bit later in the morning, so the lines were not bad. Most baked good are $1 or under... More 

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1 Thank Carol D
Stanford, Kentucky
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112 reviews
81 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 38 helpful votes
Reviewed 27 April 2016

These guys have the absolute best Donuts you'll ever eat. They are so good they usually close by late morning 'cause they run out of donuts and other bakert goods.

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1 Thank Hushai
Lexington, Kentucky
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46 reviews
10 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 25 helpful votes
Reviewed 25 April 2016

Love these donuts. Line is always around the building. Have a few other pastries, cream filled donuts are great

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    Service
  • Value
    Atmosphere
Cuisine
American
Meals
Breakfast
Restaurant features
Takeout, Wheelchair Accessible
Good for
Kids, Child-friendly
Open Hours
Sunday
07:00 - 12:00
Wednesday
06:30 - 12:00
Thursday
06:30 - 12:00
Friday
06:30 - 12:00
Saturday
06:30 - 12:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 760 Winchester Rd, Lexington, KY 40505-3729
  • Location: United States  >  Kentucky (KY)  >  Lexington
  • Phone Number: +1 859-252-3737

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  • Do you have gluten-free options?
  • Is there a dress code?
  • Do you allow dogs on the outdoor patio?