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Posted On: 27 July 2020 02:00 pm
Updated On: 12 November 2020 10:30 am

Top 5 spots to go to when you're craving for doughnuts

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Doughnut or donut? We're not here to argue about the spelling but to show you where in Doha you can go to when that craving for doughnuts hit you! We all know about the donuts from Dunkin' Donuts, Krispy Kreme, and Tim Hortons already so we're bringing to you other donut shops and food establishments in Qatar where you can indulge your sweet tooth. Scroll down and we hope you're hungry for that donut after reading this post.

Note: Establishments are arranged in alphabetical order.

1. Donutty

Image: Donutty

Offering handmade donuts and specialty coffee, Donutty's best selling donuts are The Donutty Signature, Nutella Chocolate Donut, and The Reese's Donut. Their donuts can also be availed with special packaging (Basic Box and Special Box. Other flavors include The Jam, The Glaze, Cinnamon Sugar, The Homer, Chocolate Ring, Chocolate Custard, White Chocolate and Almond, Sea Salted Crunch, Pistachio Praline, Donutella, The Honeycomb, Coffee & Walnut, Strawberry Cheesecake, and The Dessert Rose.

Donutty is available in Talabat, Carriage, and Rafeeq.

Location: Destination Box, Duhail

Contact: 7747 5544



Image: HALO

An artisanal bakeshop and cafe specializing in all things dough, HALO's creations include indulgent cloudy donuts and flaky cronuts. A Qatari brand, HALO brings to its customers an indulgent experience by adding a signature twist to timeless ingredients. Plus, their interiors are quite pleasing too with its black and white theme.

Their donuts are either Glazed or Stuffed. Glazed donuts come in the following variants: Halo Glaze, Plain Sugar, and Chocolate Brownie. As for the Stuffed donuts, you can choose from Birthday Cake, Creme Brûlée, Strawberry Jam, Salted Dulce De Leche, Malted Chocolate, or Lotus Cheesecake.

They also have their take on the Cronuts, a pastry invented by Chef Dominique Ansel that combines the goodness of croissants and doughnuts together. Cronuts are available in the following flavors: Cheesecake, Churro, and Hazelnut Chocolate.

HALO donuts are available for delivery on Talabat, Rafeeq, and Carriage.

Location: The Pearl Qatar, The Gate Mall

Contact: The Pearl Qatar 4427 5787; The Gate 40206391


3. Medium Cafe

Image: Medium Cafe

Known for its creative coffee concepts, Medium Cafe will also delight your eyes and palate with its grilled donuts. Choose from Smores Donut, Fruity Explosion Donut, Choco Explosion Donut, or Peanut Butter Donut. For the group, there's also Mini Donut Box available.

Available for delivery in Talabat.

Location: Al Duhail Sports Club


4. Poffy's

Image: Poffy's

Known for their freshly prepared mini pancakes, Poffy's artisanal hand-rolled doughnuts are also a hit for being fluffy and deliciously rich. Aside from the classic doughnuts like the Sugar doughnut and Cinnamon doughnut, they also have filled doughnuts. Fillings include Vanilla Custard, Rose Petal Custard, Cinnamon Spice Custard, Nutella Cheesecake, Belgian Caramel Chocolate, Pistachio, Nutella, and Lotus.

Location: Doha Festival City, Duhail Sports Club

Contact: Doha Festival City - 3346 0267; Duhail Sports Club - 6658 5946


5. The Box Donut

Image: The Box Donut

Have you ever tried a squaredonut? The Box Donut brings to Qatar the square-shaped donuts! Their donuts are either immersed in 100% cocoa butter content Callebaut chocolate, made with additive-free and colorant-free creamy fillings, or filled with homemade marmalades.

The Box Donut offers a wide variety of flavors in their Basic, Classic, Fancy, Limited, and Exclusive selection. They also have DIY Kids Box for your little ones!

Available for delivery in Talabat, Carriage, and Carts.

Location: Doha Festival City, Msheireb Downtown

Contact: +974 40010137; 3377 0077


Have you tried any of these donuts? Which one is your favorite here in Qatar? Let us know in the comments and don't forget to share this with your fellow doughnut/donut lovers!