Time to indulge on some heavenly donuts!
Who doesn’t love a good donut? From classic to filled to customised…we should count our lucky stars for the epic places in Christchurch that sells them. But, the problem is, how do we locate the best ones? Fear not, Secret have tracked down the 7 best donut spots in Christchurch, so all you need to worry about is chowing down on some of the finest donuts in town. These are in no particular order by the way.
This 5-star hotspot offers an array of glorious and unique stuffed donuts with flavours like salted caramel, vanilla cheesecake, apple custard and so much more goodness. To satisfy your cravings, pair your donut with a hearty coffee for the most pleasurable experience. If you want a large order, they require two days notice, and you can order online on the Grizzly Baked Goods website.
📍 33 Buchan Street, Sydenham, Christchurch 8023, New Zealand
2. Get Baked
This spot is known for the most delicious, handmade and customised donuts. Excitingly, they cater huge donut cakes for kids birthday parties if you are not feeling a regular cake. Likewise, you can opt to do a 1kg giant donut challenge where you pay $20 to eat the entire donut in one hour. If you succeed, you get your money back! Where do I sign up?
📍 3/303 Colombo Street, Christchurch Central City, Christchurch 8011, New Zealand
With an ever-changing donut menu, you can count on this spot to come up with exclusive flavours you have never even seen before. For example, a recent creation was the Ube Cronuts which is a fluffy donut filled with purple jam, topped with French vanilla cream. If you’d rather play it safe, opt for the moist chocolate donut filled with rich chocolate cream. Indeed, a top-notch donut spot in Christchurch.
📍 Shop 7, Peerswick Mall, 388 Riccarton Road, Upper Riccarton, Christchurch 8042, New Zealand
Why not purchase a box of the most diverse donuts at this spot in Riverside Market? Better yet, bring them to work and make 12 people happy. You’ll definitely be the most liked at work then. Expect a variety of gourmet filled donuts and glazed donuts. Some highlights are lemon and passion fruit cheesecake, Boston cream and boysenberry cheesecake. Watch out for limited edition donuts which are usually next level.
📍 96 Oxford Terrace, Christchurch Central City, Christchurch 8011, New Zealand
5. Donuts 2Go
Head to this spot to purchase some fresh-made donuts handcrafted the old fashioned way. With a large variety of beautiful and fluffy donuts…you won’t be disappointed. Some customer favourites include chocolate oreo, strawberry fair and cinnamon twist. The delicious taste and soft texture will have you pining for more. Additionally, you could opt for a bucket of 40 mini donuts for just $11.
📍 189 Waterloo Road, Hornby, Christchurch 8042, New Zealand
This Halal certified spot is transforming into The Donut Destination. They cater a large variety of mouth-watering donuts, which is sure to satisfy your sweet tooth, such as banoffee filled donuts, chocolate and salted caramel delights, jam rap, cookies and cream and lots more. You can order donut boxes online via the Donut Destination website.
📍 8 Stark Drive, Wigram, Christchurch 8042, New Zealand
This award-winning café claim to have the tastiest pillow-soft handmade donuts, from red velvet to oreo moose to kitty kiss, there is something for everyone. But have you ever tried donuts pilled on top of a delicious milk tea? For some extra indulge, order a milk tea which will come with a donut of your choice and plenty of sweet treats and sauces. It it totally worth the extra calories!
📍 123 Riccarton Road, Riccarton, Christchurch 8041, New Zealand