Best Doughnuts in Pretoria

If you love sweet treats, we bet you have a sweet spot for delicious doughnuts.

And when your sweet tooth beckons, and the doughnut cravings hit, you undoubtedly want to find the most delectable doughnut you possibly can. That’s where we come in – we have tracked down some of the best doughnuts in Pretoria.

Krispy Kreme

Krispy Kreme hit South Africa by storm a few years ago, and the local doughnut scene has never been the same. The world-famous doughnut chain upped the game entirely. They offer a wide selection of classic and gourmet doughnuts that will leave your taste buds in a tizzy. These sweet treats come glazed, topped, or stuffed, so no matter what you are craving, you are bound to find the doughnut of your dreams.

You can find a Krispy Kreme in Menlyn Park Shopping Centre (012 348 4684), and in Brooklyn Mall, (087 365 3232).

Lucky Bread Company

You will feel like the luckiest kid in town if you grab a doughnut at Lucky Bread. They serve up a variety of freshly baked sweet treats for customers to enjoy, and the doughnuts will have your mouth watering. It is the perfect snack after a day of shopping around Brooklyn Mall.

You can find Lucky Bread in Brooklyn Mall, on the c/o Veale and Fehrsen Street


Fournos is a favourite bakery and lunch spot among many a Pretorian. Whether you want a sweet treat after lunch or just a pick-me-up after a long day, swing by Fournos for a yummy doughnut. They offer a simple, classic selection of freshly baked doughnuts, including plain and cinnamon doughnuts, jam doughnuts, and doughnuts covered in icing.

You can find a Fournos at The Grove Mall in Pretoria (012 807 5919), and at Centurion Mall (010 597 1902).

Varsity Bakery

Varsity Bakery is loved by many folks (especially students) for their tasty and affordable food. And the doughnuts found here are no different and it’s the perfect way to ease the study or work blues. Varsity Bakery offers a simple, straightforward selection of old-school doughnuts that come glazed in a choice of chocolate, sprinkles, or caramel, or jam-filled.

You can find Varsity Bakery at 239 Lynwood Road, Menlo Park, Pretoria, or call them on 012 362 0354.

Food Lover’s Market

Food Lover’s Market’s bakery is a lovely stop along the grocery route for doughnut lovers. You will find some tempting doughnuts among the array of freshly-baked confectionary on display in-store. Choose from delicious cream-filled, fondant-glazed, or classic sugar doughnuts.

To find your closest Food Lover’s Market, try their Store Locator or call 021 140 9600.

Whether it’s cheat day or treat day, we hope you find the doughnut you’ve been dreaming of. Where do you get your doughnut fill, Pretoria? Let us know in the comments below.