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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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  • Excellent75%
  • Very good18%
  • Average5%
  • Poor1%
  • Terrible1%
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“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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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 2 days 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 3 days 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
Reviewed 5 days ago via mobile

Had the apple fritter. Was pretty good, and big enough for 2 people, would order again. Convenient location and open late if you are looking for a late night snack.

Thank Heather B
Reviewed 1 week ago

We went to Back Door Donuts around midnight on a Friday in June after visiting The Ritz and Lampost. The donuts were delicious, and just what our group needed! It was tricky to locate but well worth the extra effort! Pricy ($37 for two dozen),...More

Thank Rebecca H
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Headed to back door donuts after hearing so much about it. Amazing treats fresh. A line had formed which meant it was worth the wait. Six people ahead of us ordered the apple fritter so we followed suit but I couldn’t resist the cinnamon roll...More

Thank frozenrop5
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Stood in line a little before 8pm. My cousins order for me sinc I had never been there! Hot donuts! Amazing!!!!

Thank Lori K
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Not a donut person so I had pastries light, crispy, just the right amount of sweetness. Everyone should come here at least once during your visit.

Thank Chris M
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

My son waited in line the other night to bring home the much anticipated, first donuts of the season. When I got home from dinner and saw the familiar white bag on the counter, I was elated, until I took a peak and took the...More

1  Thank Beth S
Josh B, General Manager at Back Door Donuts, responded to this reviewResponded 1 week ago

Hi Beth, thank you for your comments. I'm sorry that your recent visit to our Backdoor did not live up to your expectations. There are growing pains when a business changes hands. I can't speak to what happened with your order that evening. What I...More

Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

Freshest donut I've ever had. Will be back. Items besides donuts all seemed to be supersized. Fantastic

Thank alexandra h
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Questions & Answers
Alison B
8 June 2018|
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.
14 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.
4 June 2015|
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
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Average prices
Restaurant features
Takeout, Wheelchair Accessible
Good for
Local cuisine, Child-friendly, Kids
Open Hours
7:00 PM - 12:58 AM
7:00 PM - 12:58 AM
7:00 PM - 12:58 AM
7:00 PM - 12:58 AM
7:00 PM - 12:58 AM
7:00 PM - 12:58 AM
7:00 PM - 12:58 AM
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
  • E-mail
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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