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Ralph's Donut Shop

59 S Cedar Ave, Cookeville, TN 38501-3215
+1 931-526-4231
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  • Excellent88%
  • Very good7%
  • Average2%
  • Poor0%
  • Terrible0%
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59 S Cedar Ave, Cookeville, TN 38501-3215
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Reviewed 14 April 2017

We checked out this local gem after reading about it on Trip Advisor. The reviews don't lie, these are some delicious donuts. These donuts are so good they make an appearance in the Tennessee Tech College visit presentation.

Thank Marcia M
Reviewed 13 April 2017

We consider Ralph's as the best dontgood donuts. The taste is unlike so many assembly line donut shops, The staff is friendly and the atmosphere is favorable. The regulars appear to join here to enjoy coffee and donuts and catch up on local news and...More

Thank Prijon13
Reviewed 12 April 2017

Unequivocally YES!!! Ralph's has the best donoughs anywhere. They are fresh,tasty,and there's a great selection. If your sweet tooth is "biting", then head on over!

Thank bethbL4451QS
Reviewed 11 April 2017

Ralph's has the most amazing donuts on the planet! The butter twists are a must and when they are still warm you will think you have died and gone to heaven!

Thank Kathy L
Reviewed 11 April 2017

best Donuts in Cookeville nice friendly people always there to you greet . you can ask for anything better.. try for yourself.

Thank Ron W
Reviewed 5 April 2017

If you want a doughnut that does not come from an assembly line then go to Ralph's. If you want a quaint place full of Cookeville nostalgia and bar stools go to Ralph's. Ralph's hands down is the best doughnuts around the area. If undecided...More

Thank J Y
Reviewed 2 April 2017 via mobile

Great donuts. The butter twists are to die for. The prices are cheap. In the Chicago are you would pay double for these fantastic donuts! The employees are super friendly. Awesome place !

Thank Scoop70
Reviewed 30 March 2017

Our 2nd time to eat in and sit on the bar stools at the counter and watch the stream of wide variety of people come in and get donuts to go, and enjoying the conversation of the regulars around.

Thank Casey Y
Reviewed 30 March 2017 via mobile

The best donuts in the universe! Love the stools and true atmosphere! The Christmas and Valentine cookies are my absolute favorites. All the donuts are fresh and delicious! Anything with cinnamon or chocolate is my favorite!

Thank cathytravis
Reviewed 25 March 2017 via mobile

Ralphs is one of a kind, the staff are friendly and they are efficient. 0it would be interesting to know how many donuts they sell in a day! Butter twist are my favorite!

Thank Deb318830
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Chelsi W
Are any of the Doughnuts gluten free?
22 February 2016|
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Response from Jonathan C | Reviewed this property |
No, they do not offer any gluten free donuts. I just called them and they said they do not.
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Breakfast, After-hours
Restaurant features
Takeout, Seating, Parking Available, Wheelchair Accessible
Good for
Local cuisine, Kids, Child-friendly
Open Hours
06:00 - 18:00
05:00 - 23:30
05:00 - 23:30
05:00 - 23:30
05:00 - 23:30
05:00 - 23:30
05:00 - 23:30
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 59 S Cedar Ave, Cookeville, TN 38501-3215
  • Location: United States  >  Tennessee (TN)  >  Cookeville
  • Phone Number: +1 931-526-4231
  • E-mail