We noticed that you're using an unsupported browser. The TripAdvisor website may not display properly.We support the following browsers:
Windows: Internet Explorer, Mozilla Firefox, Google Chrome. Mac: Safari.

Gates Donut Shop

4417 S Alameda St, Corpus Christi, TX 78412-2413
Share
Save
Map updates are paused. Zoom in to see updated info.
Reset zoom
Updating Map...
Overview
  • Excellent72%
  • Very good21%
  • Average7%
  • Poor0%
  • Terrible0%
27 Mar 2018
“Good donuts and kolaches”
29 Dec 2017
“The BEST donuts I have ever eaten!!!”
Restaurant Hours
PRICE
$
RATINGS
Service
Food
Value
Atmosphere
LOCATION
4417 S Alameda St, Corpus Christi, TX 78412-2413
All Details
Write a ReviewReviews (14)
Traveller rating
Traveller type
Time of year
Language

1 - 10 of 14 reviews

Reviewed 27 March 2018 via mobile

Cute little drive thru donut shop! Nice lady helped us at the window and gave us a great selection of donuts! The long Johns were delicious as well as the strawberry jelly filled donut! The kolache was tasty, just a little greasy. Overall great quick...More

Thank Cindy T
Reviewed 30 December 2017

I am showing my age, but this institution has been around for ages and ages.. My family would arrive there early as they were putting the warm yummy donuts out for the day.. We always had the glazed donuts, and nothing else.. I am soooo...More

Thank Peg K
Reviewed 17 May 2017 via mobile

I grew up in the neighborhood eating Gates doughnuts and can day they are the best around. I can say that based on having lived in 6 states and 3 countries. Each time back home there are 2 stops that are a must....Gates and Whataburger.

Thank truitt d
Reviewed 21 February 2017

I try to support local businesses as opposed to national or corporate chains. I've driven by Gates Donuts oodles of times and finally stopped in about a week ago for the first time! Their "Long Johns" -- bavarian cream filled eclair style donuts are to...More

Thank Lisa A
Reviewed 9 October 2016 via mobile

So before our event we decided to check out this local donut shop for a mid-morning snack. Our first impression was either they sold out of basic popular donuts or they didnt plan ahead and not make any. Our initial order was glazed donuts, sugar...More

Thank momsbenefit
Reviewed 3 July 2016

Delicious Doughnuts and coffee made fresh every early morning! Absolutely the best in our town! Love the cinnamon rolls!

Thank rickyejones95
Reviewed 19 June 2016 via mobile

Awesome breakfast!!!!!! We purchased two Koloches with cheese, a Bacon maple donut that was out of this world. GO VISIT!

Thank gibbslex80
Reviewed 18 November 2015 via mobile

They make the most awesome donuts and I called and they made shark cookies for my event. They are AWESOME!

Thank yelorose
Reviewed 19 July 2015 via mobile

It was a random stop, not planned. Was well worth the find. Kolache's were fantastic and donuts were exceptional. So glad we made the stop.

Thank Katina C
Reviewed 16 July 2014

I'm a certified Krispy Kreme snob, so I wasn't sure I would really enjoy these donuts. I was wrong because they were delicious! I can't compare them to the classic glazed Krispy Kreme as we didn't try the glazed donuts at Gates, but we did...More

Thank SaletaDBU
Nearby
Nearby HotelsSee all 82 hotels in Corpus Christi
Residence Inn Corpus Christi
190 reviews
2.25 km away
Aloft Corpus Christi
13 reviews
2.26 km away
Country Inn & Suites by Radisson, Corpus Christi, TX
387 reviews
2.26 km away
Fairfield Inn & Suites Corpus Christi
194 reviews
2.26 km away
Nearby Restaurants
Yardarm Restaurant
133 reviews
1.12 km away
Wallbanger's
86 reviews
1.02 km away
Eirinis Gyros and More
42 reviews
.09 km away
Town & Country Cafe
55 reviews
.45 km away
Nearby Attractions
Antique Row
12 reviews
1.98 km away
The Grave of Selena Quintanilla-Perez at Seaside Memorial Park
5 reviews
.73 km away
11th Hour Escape
47 reviews
2.55 km away
La Palmera, Corpus Christi
31 reviews
1.94 km away
Questions & Answers
Get quick answers from Gates Donut Shop staff and past visitors.
Note: your question will be posted publicly on the Questions & Answers page.
Posting guidelines
Submit
Improve this listing

Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    Service
  • Value
    Atmosphere
Meals
Breakfast
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 4417 S Alameda St, Corpus Christi, TX 78412-2413
  • Location: United States  >  Texas (TX)  >  Texas Gulf Coast  >  Corpus Christi
Is This Your TripAdvisor Listing?
Own or manage this property? Claim your listing for free to respond to reviews, update your profile and much more. Claim Your Listing
;