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2 Chicago Spots Make List of '33 Best Donut Shops in America'

2 Chicago Spots Make List of '33 Best Donut Shops in America'

The city of Chicago is known for many things – the skyline, the architecture, amazing restaurants and shops – but now we officially can add our doughnuts to the list of bragging rights.

The team at Thrillist traveled far and wide to compile their annual list of the best doughnut shops in America, and after narrowing it down to the top 33, two Chicago bakeries made the cut.

Scroll through to see which local shops made the list – we dare you to make it to the bottom without running out for one of these drool-worthy confections.

The "33 Best Donut Shops in America" fo 2016, according to Thrillist:

A Baker's WifeMinneapolis, MN


Allie's DonutsNorth Kingstown, RI

#maplelovers #AlliesDonuts #donutlife #foodporn #Sundays

A photo posted by Allie's Donuts (@alliesdonuts) on


Blackbird Doughnuts Boston, MA

now this is a sick photo of our strawberry honey ice cream doughnut.

A photo posted by Blackbird Doughnuts (@blackbirddoughnuts) on


Blue Star Donuts Portland, OR


Champion Malasadas Honolulu, HI


Da Vinci's DonutsAtlanta, GA


DISTRICT: Donuts. Sliders. Brew.New Orleans, LA

Boston Cream and Vietnamese Iced Coffee #districtdonuts #nola #donuts #nationaldonutday�� #dreamteam #dynamicduo

A photo posted by District Donuts.Sliders.Brew. (@districtdonuts) on


District Doughnut and Coffee Washington, DC

It's National Doughnut Day tomorrow. You know what to do. Come and see us! #doughface #nationaldoughnutday

A photo posted by District Doughnut (@dcdoughnut) on


Do-Rite DonutsChicago, IL

#doritecollab 4/1/16 We just upped the ante with our new collaboration partner… @duff_goldman! Duff is perhaps best known from the Food Network’s Ace of Cakes and Cake Masters, and he definitely knows his way around a pastry kitchen. He is also a pal of Do-Rite Chefs @jmahin and Francis Brennan, and previous collaborator Michael Voltaggio. So what did he come up with? The Blueberry Lemon Duffnut. It’s a cake donut that riffs on a muffin with blueberry swirl and some sassy lemon zest. It is only on the shelf through 4/14 at both Do-Rite locations. You can also find Duff and Jeff riding together this summer in the @chefscycle for @nokidhungry. Every dollar these chefs raise will provide 10 meals for kids. It is going to be epic…just like this donut.

A photo posted by Do Rite Donuts (@doritedonuts) on


Donut AlleyLarkspur, CA


Donut Bar San Diego, CA


Donut Byte LabsPortland, OR


Donut SavantOakland, CA

Donut Savant

A photo posted by @bay_area_beat on


Dottie's Diner Woodbury, CT

Chocolate dipped donut #foodporn #connecticuit

A photo posted by Scott Spaziani (@scottspaziani) on


The Doughnut Project New York, NY


Doughnut Vault Chicago, IL

Counting down until Sunday... #donutfestchi #doughnutvault

A photo posted by Doughnut Vault (@doughnutvault) on


Duck Donuts Duck, NC (& other locations)

Available through Mother's Day weekend! #MomDeservesATreat #MothersDay

A photo posted by Duck Donuts (@duckdonuts) on


Federal Donuts Philadelphia, PA


Gibson's Donuts Memphis, TN

D��NUT you want to be like big gurrl?

A photo posted by @biggurrlhungry on


General PorpoiseSeattle, WA

D��NUT even think to ask me to share some of these

A photo posted by Jillian & Lee (@donutgobaconmyheart) on


Glazed Donut Works Dallas, TX


The Heavenly Donut Co. Birmingham, AL

Happy Friday! These donuts just make us smile! Summer is almost here! #buylocalbama #instagrambham #inbirmingham

A photo posted by The Heavenly Donut Co (@heavenlydonutco) on


Hugs & Donuts Houston, TX

Cafe Sua Da (Vietnamese coffee) donut #HoustonFood #�� @hugsanddonutshtx

A photo posted by Hunger Houston (@hungerhouston) on


Long's Bakery Indianapolis, IN

They said they never had Longs, so I had to bless them in. #EatHereIndy

A photo posted by Mike G. (@wheresmikeg) on


New Palace Bakery Hamtramck, MI


Oram's Donuts Beaver Falls, PA

A cinnamon roll as big as my head? Tuesday just got so much better.

A photo posted by Good Food Pittsburgh (@goodfoodpgh) on


Peter Pan Donut & Pastry Shop Brooklyn, NY

Lemon #donuts and Bavarian cream donuts @peterpandonuts! Love the fillings. #�� #donut #doughnut

A photo posted by The New Yorker Foodie (@newyorkereats) on


The Salty Donut Miami, FL


Sidecar Doughnuts Santa Monica, CA


The Spudnut Shop Charlottesville, VA

Devil's food filled with crushed oreos, topped with dark chocolate fudge �� #Oreo #chocolate #yummy

A photo posted by The Original Spudnuts Donuts (@spudnutsdonuts) on


Union Square DonutsSomerville, MA


Welcome Chicken + Donuts Phoenix, AZ


Whoo's Donuts Santa Fe, NM

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