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18 Sparks Ave, Nantucket, MA 02554-3958
+1 508-228-4533
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  • Excellent58%
  • Very good33%
  • Average7%
  • Poor1%
  • Terrible1%
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“donuts” (74 reviews)
“hash” (3 reviews)
“blueberries” (3 reviews)
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American, Vegetarian Friendly, Gluten Free Options
18 Sparks Ave, Nantucket, MA 02554-3958
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Reviewed yesterday

Medioca donuts. Boxed Stop and Shop are just as good, and I do not like Stop and Shop donuts. Not a fan of Dunkin but they are better. Real disappointment for a donut. I did not have breakfast there so the review is for the...More

Thank Richard N
Reviewed 1 week ago

We love their doughnuts (and they are okay for nut allergies). My family loved the chocolate and regular coconut doughnuts, while I loved the sugar doughnuts. There's a good crowd in the morning on Saturday (at least the day we went), but I had no...More

Thank AllergieswithAmanda
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

I'm a regular at breakfast but I noticed that the "Flake" was now serving dinner so we decided to try it. It was so good we went back a few nights later. It turns out that owner/chef Ron can do more than sling hash. For...More

Thank C Marshall B
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

My husband like his pancakes and he really liked the pancakes that are served here. We had breakfast which was very good. We did not eat any donuts so can't comment on them but if you like fluffy pancakes it's worth the trip.

Thank paulapolo944
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

Arrived late on Sunday morning there was still a short wait for breakfast. Once we sat down waitress brought coffee directly and continue to bring coffee as we needed. This was done with the restaurant full. Ordering went smoothly and breakfast was brought in a...More

Thank ronazzone
Reviewed 29 June 2018

We stopped for donuts on our way to the airport. I had no clue there was a diner too! Would have enjoyed a hearty meal before a full day of flight delays. The donuts are delicious! CASH ONLY

Thank MauiBoulder
Reviewed 19 June 2018

This restaurant is the place to go for a classic old schools type meal. Besides being known for their delicious donuts, Downyflake has a classic diner menu that lets you get everything you want for a complete meal.

Thank Jess D
Reviewed 7 May 2018 via mobile

They grilled the blueberry muffin! Add the egg white scramble with veggies and a single pancake with blueberries and you have the fixings of a perfect breakfast. Don’t forget to get a donut. They have daily donut specials.

Thank Vacationer2Maine
Reviewed 27 April 2018 via mobile

We arrived at 7am Sunday as the door was being unlocked and there was already a line forming. By the time we finished the restaurant was full and so was the parking lot. Two of us had the raisin French toast. One had eggs with...More

Thank Shelli M
Reviewed 7 December 2017

Honestly, even if you are a donut expert, you will have to try these babies and weigh in! My absolute favorite was coconut! They are fresh, warm and quite a bargain too! The other food is great here too - pancakes, eggs, etc. Nice relaxed...More

Thank Elebeads
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12 June 2017|
Response from Eric H | Reviewed this property |
Sorry, don't know about gluten free
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
Breakfast, Lunch, Brunch
Restaurant features
Takeout, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible
Good for
Kids, Child-friendly
Open Hours
6:00 AM - 1:00 PM
6:00 AM - 2:00 PM
6:00 AM - 2:00 PM
6:00 AM - 2:00 PM
6:00 AM - 2:00 PM
6:00 AM - 2:00 PM
6:00 AM - 2:00 PM
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 18 Sparks Ave, Nantucket, MA 02554-3958
  • Location: United States  >  Massachusetts (MA)  >  Nantucket
  • Phone Number: +1 508-228-4533
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