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Back Door Donuts

5 Post Office Square, behind the Oak Bluffs Post Office, Oak Bluffs, Martha's Vineyard, MA 02557
+1 508-693-3688
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Overview
  • Excellent75%
  • Very good18%
  • Average5%
  • Poor1%
  • Terrible1%
Travellers talk about
“late night” (34 reviews)
“donuts” (492 reviews)
“apple fritters” (345 reviews)
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5 Post Office Square, behind the Oak Bluffs Post Office, Oak Bluffs, Martha's Vineyard, MA 02557
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Reviewed yesterday via mobile

Went to this place after leaving the Bowl and Bisto. The line was super long in this parking lot.Then I found out they make fresh donuts. Everyone talks about these fun flavored donuts. It's a gourmet cafe during the day and at night they open...More

Thank donnathornhillal2018
Reviewed 2 days ago via mobile

It’s a great treat with the family! Donuts are hot and fresh. Great way to end the night. We love it.

Thank nunez594
Reviewed 4 days ago

There is a big line for this place but it is soooooo worth it..... Fresh hot goodness. Easy on the calories too. hahahaha.... not

Thank andrewwarner12345
Reviewed 4 days ago

Put it on your bucket list! The aroma of freshly cooked donuts fills the air on Summer nights in Oak Bluffs. They sell them at the “back door,” literally. Of course they’re delicious. In fact there are no better donuts in the world. The lines...More

Thank danak153
Reviewed 5 days ago

You have to stop by the Back Door Donuts! The apple fritter was the best I have ever had! Fresh and piping hot! Worth the wait.

Thank itravel7772016
Reviewed 5 days ago via mobile

Visited in mid-June. Waited in line maybe 15-20 minutes. I got the Boston cream and it was sooo messy but definitely worth it! Yes you can get the donuts during the day at the regular bakery but they are so much better hot and fresh!

Thank kwolf614
Reviewed 5 days ago

This is worth the wait! We had the apple fritter, which is huge and srumptious. And the chocolta esupreme...you wont be diappointed. Grab some extra napkins!

Thank Cheryl S
Reviewed 5 days ago

Daughter stopped by to pick me up an apple fritter on her way home from the movies. Know the process (or learn quickly) on how the lines move and you'll be out in a jiffy. Walked home and it was still super warm. Hunks of...More

Thank Nancy B
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Place to stop after hrs, after a movie or even just a walk into town to grab a warm donut. We usually get a dozen on Saturday evening for weekend guests and serv them with breakfast.

Thank D H
Reviewed 1 week ago

Famous Back Door Donuts a must! Great donuts! Great staff! Some donuts like Bearclaw huge lol! Nothing like a very fresh donut!

Thank Laura M
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Alison B
7 June 2018|
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Response from Beth S | Reviewed this property |
My nephew has the same allergies and has eaten there in the past. I would call during daytime hours to check.
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Msurpris
13 July 2016|
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Response from Tony C | Reviewed this property |
I am not sure if they ship orders but there may be information on their site that include the details. Sorry I could not be more helpful.
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JusMzL
3 June 2015|
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Response from BackDoorDonuts | Property representative |
Yes, both the Front Door Bakery & Back Door Donuts are open 7 days a week
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
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  • Value
    Atmosphere
Average prices
US$5
Cuisine
Restaurant features
Takeout, Wheelchair Accessible
Good for
Local cuisine, Kids, Child-friendly
Open Hours
Sunday
19:00 - 00:58
Monday
19:00 - 00:58
Tuesday
19:00 - 00:58
Wednesday
19:00 - 00:58
Thursday
19:00 - 00:58
Friday
19:00 - 00:58
Saturday
19:00 - 00:58
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 5 Post Office Square, behind the Oak Bluffs Post Office, Oak Bluffs, Martha's Vineyard, MA 02557
  • Location: United States  >  Massachusetts (MA)  >  Martha's Vineyard  >  Oak Bluffs
  • Phone Number: +1 508-693-3688
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Description
Both the front door of the Bakery and Back Door Donuts are closed for the season. We will re-open in mid-April 2018. Thank you for your patronage and the great reviews you leave for us and other customers. Wishing you happy holidays and a safe, healthy winter! -- Jan & Rita
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