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1503 S 1st St, Austin, TX 78704-3042
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  • Excellent74%
  • Very good20%
  • Average4%
  • Poor1%
  • Terrible1%
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“donuts” (312 reviews)
“funky monkey” (56 reviews)
“miss shortcake” (41 reviews)
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American, Vegetarian Friendly
1503 S 1st St, Austin, TX 78704-3042
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Reviewed yesterday via mobile

We live in Houston and book weekend getaways to Austin just for Gordoughs. It is unbelievably delicious. They are included in my nightly prayers - "Lord please have Gordoughs open a location in Vintage Park or The Woodlands"

Thank Melanie J
Reviewed yesterday

First, to be clear we were at the Gourdough's on the north side of town, Burnet Road. We pulled into the lot on a cold night, and I was having trouble deciding between Sara's Joy and something with raspberry sauce. I questioned the lovely woman...More

Thank Fern M
Reviewed 4 days ago

We tried the fat Elvis with peanut butter, bananas, and bacon on a donut. We also had the short bread which had strawberries and cream cheese on a donut. Both were good, but very filling and loaded with sugar.

1  Thank CGin23
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

We had the Dirty Berry and Son of a Peach. Both were HUGE and amazing! Skip lunch and just get these bad boys. It's an Austin must!

Thank mailmom50207
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

I love the idea behind this donut truck. My sister and I had a hard time choosing what we wanted to eat. The girl behind the counter was extremely helpful and allowed us to make a few changes to one of the regular menu items....More

Thank Brittaney B
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

This place was very fun to visit. It's definitely got a niche. The food was all super tasty. The entree doughnuts taste a bit like biscuits, which pairs well with all the food my party of 4 got. I tried the Dirty South, which is...More

Thank Sara P
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

Just had to stop at the iconic trailer! Wow. Actually the best donut ever... it really does live up to the hype! I went with the traditional donut that began it all, and it did not disappoint. Can’t wait to try others on the menu.

Thank MamaTex
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

The Miss Shortcake was amazing. A donut topped with cream cheese & strawberries does not disappoint!!

Thank aprilstrick
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

We split two donuts between four people and that was plenty of sugar for us. These are delicious but very sugary, more like a desert then a breakfast.

Thank Laura B
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

You must eat here. there is a large / small menu. The choices are overwhelming so take your time. Each order will do for two. My favorite "The funky monkey" bananas, cream, Blue balls, OMG donut holes with blue berries sauce Sara's Joy, chocolate and...More

Thank hpresas
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Breakfast, After-hours
Restaurant features
Takeout, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Parking Available, Wheelchair Accessible
Good for
Kids, Child-friendly, Groups, Local cuisine
Open Hours
10:00 a.m. - 12:00 a.m.
10:00 a.m. - 12:00 a.m.
10:00 a.m. - 12:00 a.m.
10:00 a.m. - 12:00 a.m.
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 1503 S 1st St, Austin, TX 78704-3042
  • Location: United States  >  Texas (TX)  >  Austin
  • Phone Number: 1219
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