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Marys Donuts

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8959 Carlton Hills Blvd, Santee, CA 92071-2931
+1 619-448-4800
00:00 - 23:59
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Santee, California
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10 reviews
9 restaurant reviews
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Reviewed 2 weeks ago

To me these are the best donuts I have ever had and the people there are so kind and patient its sometimes had to make choices when there is so many Delicious donuts to pick from, and the apple fridder...supper yummy!

Thank ritavalencia2016
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3 reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

New shop, same old great donut. Check it out. Marys has been in Santee for as long as I can remember, the best Apple fritters and glazed old fashion

Thank clintcarnes
Santee, California
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4 reviews
4 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 2 helpful votes
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

The Best cream puffs ever!!!! I took them to share at quilting class. 3 dozen were gone in a flash!!!

Thank Sdbrenda
el cajon, ca
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12 reviews
4 restaurant reviews
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

You have to wait in line at times. These are the best donuts.I think they retired though. I know that it is now at Barona now.

Thank mamanurse55
Santee, California, United States
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11 reviews
6 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 2 helpful votes
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Quite busy in the early afternoon but we were greeted immediately and served within a couple of minutes. Many donut shops have slim pickings in the afternoon, but Mary's Donuts still had a great selection at this time. Our donuts were fresh and tasty, and my grandson had a wide selection of sprinkle donuts to choose from. My family has... More 

Thank Scott P
San Diego, California, United States
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73 reviews
52 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 14 helpful votes
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

The queen of donuts in east county and surrounding always fresh made all day and the Sunday food of the east county church followers. She makes them by the thousands and never runs out! She has survived the move from her old location, proving she has a great product. I love her raised everything donut! Always a nice staff that... More 

Thank Eddie P
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39 reviews
22 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 2 helpful votes
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

They're very good, always stocked up and even once when I asked for something that was just sold The gentleman told me he'd make Some right away so i did me it was worth the wait!

Thank Patty S
Arnold, California
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87 reviews
53 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 25 helpful votes
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Sister picked up several dozen donuts for family reunion... We are from out of area.. and love real fried donuts... home made..yum.. appple friters, glazed... all kinds.. best ever... sister goes there EVERY VISIT TO SANTEE

Thank Glennda_11
El Cajon
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16 reviews
6 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 6 helpful votes
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

I had them for dinner tonight. OK, so it's not too healthy, but every once in a while is OK. They are better than good. They're fabulous. Also, not sure if it's gonna happen often, but they had PIES last Christmas. We could order on Facebook. The Lemon Meringue was 'to die for'. OK, maybe not actually die, but it... More 

Thank coleenowens
2 reviews
Reviewed 15 March 2017 via mobile

I have always loved Mary's donuts and have converted many others into Mary's lovers. Between the jumbo twist with chocolate crunch bits, the chocolate buttercreams, old fashion maples, and well, all of it, I highly suggest giving this place a try.

Thank Sarah B

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    5 of 5 bubbles
    5 of 5 bubbles
  • Value
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
    4 of 5 bubbles
Breakfast, After-hours
Restaurant features
Takeout, Seating, Wheelchair Accessible
Good for
Cheap Eats, Child-friendly, Kids
Open Hours
00:00 - 23:59
00:00 - 23:59
00:00 - 23:59
00:00 - 23:59
00:00 - 23:59
00:00 - 23:59
00:00 - 23:59
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 8959 Carlton Hills Blvd, Santee, CA 92071-2931
  • Location: United States  >  California (CA)  >  Santee
  • Phone Number: +1 619-448-4800
Located in Santee, Ca, Mary's Donuts has been going strong for over 26 years! We are open 24/7. We have the largest Apple Fritters you can find and a wide selection of donuts and bagels. We serve house blend, Starbucks, and Farmer Brothers coffee.

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