6 Best Locally-Owned Donut Shops in Wichita

Donut Shops in Wichita

In addition to the number of traditional shops (Daylight Donuts, LaMar’s, Dunkin Donuts, and Krispy Kreme), gourmet and specialty donuts are a fixture around town. If your family is sweet toothed like mine you’ll want to visit any and all of these donut shops in Wichita. As a bonus I’ve included my pick for an awesome nearby park to expend some of the extra sugar you’re sure to take in.

Favorite Local Donut Shops in Wichita

Wichita Donut Shops

The Donut Whole
1720 E. Douglas Avenue

It is undisputed that The Donut Whole brought the glamour donut craze to Wichita. They still serve up over forty varieties of unique and delicious topped cake donuts daily at their Douglas Design District location.

Park Pick

Downtown: Burn off that extra energy at Hyde Park
Features: playground, picnic areas, green space.

Hungry Bunny Virtual Donut Shop

Hungry Bunny is a virtual donut shop, located in Derby, KS. Each donut is baked with love and premium ingredients. They are egg-free, dairy-free, and cruelty-free. View their menu here.

Their website is still under construction, so for now you can place orders through their Facebook page (and don’t forget to follow along on Instagram!). Orders can be shipped anywhere in the U.S. for a flat-rate $50 fee.


Wichita Donut Shops

Hurts Donut
7010 W. 21st St. N.

Hurts Donut offers whimsically decorated and flavored donuts at their Wichita locations and also from their popular donut ambulance throughout south central Kansas. They also offer event for kids to decorate their own donut creations.

Park Pick

Burn off that extra energy at Sedgwick County Park
Features: multiple playgrounds, bike/walking paths, fishing and horseshoes/bocce.


Wichita Donut Shops

Juarez Bakery
1068 N. Waco Ave.

Jaurez Bakery is home to freshly baked Mexican pastries, sweet breads, and donuts. The shop is a feast for the senses, featuring items not readily found at other area bakeries.

Park Pick

Burn off that extra energy at Riverside Park
Features: a playground, Kansas Wildlife Exhibit, splash park, and walking paths.


Paradise Donuts
10607 W Maple St

A long-time west side favorite, at Paradise you’ll discover generously sized favorites like twists, bear claws and long johns alongside creatively topped cake and raised donuts. Grab a cup of coffee and you’ve got the perfect start to your morning or afternoon pick-me-up!

Park Pick

Burn off that extra energy at
Buffalo Park & Splash Pad
Features: playground, splash pad, walking paths, basketball & tennis courts


Donut Palace
1235 N. Broadway

Wichita’s newest donut shop! Specializing in sweets as well as delicious savory baked goods. The reviews are in & ICT can’t get enough Donut Palace!


Park Pick

Take a box of donuts to go and enjoy them at the new
Naftzger Park

Ginny Ellis is a hometown girl who happily resides in East Wichita with her husband, two young sons, two rowdy dogs, and one spoiled tortoise. Together they enjoy taking part in all our city has to offer, especially if it involves being outdoors, supporting the arts, or is particularly delicious. She is a WAHM who serves as WMB's Events Director as well as holding volunteer positions in Junior League of Wichita, on her neighborhood elementary school's PTO Board, and for United Way of the Plains. Ginny is a podcast enthusiast, laundry folding procrastinator, and insatiable reader who loves the Shockers, theme parties, and her margaritas on the rocks.