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Meche's Donut King

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402 Guilbeau Rd, Lafayette, LA 70506-6034
+1 337-981-4918
05:00 - 12:00
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Mon - Fri 05:00 - 15:00
Sat - Sun 05:00 - 12:00
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Lafayette, Louisiana
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10 reviews
9 restaurant reviews
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 18 October 2016 via mobile

Great doughnuts & apple fritters!! After medical procedure early in morning, this was the treat enroute home!!

Thank Charliewhite2
Lafayette, Louisiana
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3 reviews
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 17 October 2016 via mobile

A quick stop into Meche's Donuts is a MUST when you find yourself in Lafayette for the day or overnight. The donuts are the best first thing in the morning with a hot cup of coffee!!!'

Thank Tim F
Level Contributor
68 reviews
27 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 59 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 27 June 2016 via mobile

Wow, this is the best place for donuts bar none! And when you combine a hot fresh glazed donut with a boudin and pepper jack cheese collache, how could life get better!

Thank thecajungent
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8 reviews
6 restaurant reviews
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 May 2016

The best donuts and king cakes you can possibly find. Those who want the best king cakes and donuts in the world buy from Meche's.

Thank Jonathan M
Cary, Illinois
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90 reviews
31 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 69 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 3 April 2016

Delicious donuts. I thought it was odd that they weren't labeled, but we figured it out. There was such a line and the donuts kept getting refreshed by the bakers. The coffee was horrible, but apparently that's the local brand. Next time I'd have them with milk.

Thank GreatLakesTraveler13
Columbia, Maryland
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5 reviews
5 restaurant reviews
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 19 March 2016

There was a donut shop in a small SE town called Orange, Texas called Big B Donuts!!! Simply the best!!! Unfortunately they changed management and you know how it goes... However, while visiting family in Baton Rouge, Louisiana and on the ultimate donut, search, we discovered Meche's Donut King!!!!!!!!! OH MY GOODNESS!!!!! I thought I had gone to Donut heaven!!!... More 

Thank sdmcgann
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4 reviews
3 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 18 March 2016

The plain glazed donuts melt in your mouth!!! Get them when they are hot out of the oven or warm them at home. Chocolate covered are my second favorite.

Thank Wendy D
Ida, Louisiana
1 review
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 16 March 2016

The BEST DOUGHNUTS I've ever eaten, hot and moist with ice cold milk.....yep. I've moved to North Louisiana and there are no Meche's Doughnuts here. It is one of my mandatory destinations whenever I go home to visit. You can't even come close to how awesome these doughnuts are! Love my Meche's!

Thank NettieRogers
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9 reviews
5 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 28 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 March 2016 via mobile

We were introduced to Meches by family on our visit to Louisiana. Told we had to try their King Cake. Well we were not disappointed. Best ever. So much so we bought 3 of them on our way home to share with family and friends. If you get a chance check them out! You will love it.

1 Thank Wild_one169
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8 reviews
3 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 5 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 24 February 2016 via mobile

Never disappoint ! Always hot and fresh. Me and my family have been going here for years since I was a little girl and the taste has never changed. It is always a treat to come here.

Thank Heather H

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    5 of 5 bubbles
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
  • Value
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
    4 of 5 bubbles
American, Fast food
Breakfast, Brunch
Restaurant features
Takeout, Seating, Wheelchair Accessible
Good for
Cheap Eats, Child-friendly
Open Hours
05:00 - 12:00
05:00 - 15:00
05:00 - 15:00
05:00 - 15:00
05:00 - 15:00
05:00 - 15:00
05:00 - 12:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 402 Guilbeau Rd, Lafayette, LA 70506-6034
  • Location: United States  >  Louisiana (LA)  >  Lafayette Parish  >  Lafayette
  • Phone Number: +1 337-981-4918

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