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The Donut Palace

175 S Imperial Ave, El Centro, CA 92243-2810
+1 760-353-8679
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  • Excellent22%
  • Very good22%
  • Average56%
  • Poor0%
  • Terrible0%
9 Aug 2017
“same ole same ole doughnuts.”
24 Oct 2017
“Doughnuts and tortas and ice cream !”
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175 S Imperial Ave, El Centro, CA 92243-2810
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Reviewed 24 October 2017

Possibly the ONLY place to get real ice cream in a fresh large sugar cone for $2 at midnight ! Open 24 hours. Good donuts, Mexican pastries, tortas (sandwiches), milk shakes

Thank BirdsNBees
Reviewed 9 August 2017

I like the doughnuts but I would like to love them. the burritos are average. The sweet tea is very good.

Thank Ruth D
Reviewed 29 January 2017

Sopped to just get a few donuts, were very good. Will come here again. Small shop, big taste. Great donuts.

Thank Angie A
Reviewed 14 November 2016

This little doughnut shop is not fancy, but they serve a big variety of foods, drinks, and, of course doughnuts. They do their own baking, so all sandwiches are made with fresh bread. My personal favorite is a pumpkin empanada; you can them nice and...More

Thank Timothy R
Reviewed 17 October 2016

The smoothies here are pretty good and a good size, the donuts are usually decent too but not always as fresh as I would like.

Thank Soccermom760
Reviewed 11 June 2016

Place is a little slow but has good sweet iced, donuts always good and food is of good quality. If you are looking for an inexpensive treat good place to go to.

Thank josephrO909PN
Reviewed 13 January 2016

Bring cash, it costs extra for credit cards. Be careful with the donuts. I had a bad experience once, but they more than made up with it. The Thai Tea is outstanding....just as good as at the Thai restaurant on 4th st.

Thank Elizabeth L
Reviewed 30 December 2015

Stopped for coffee and had a donut. They were making them fresh in the back so no stale were out. The place is very small and seating is limited. Staff was friendly and they had a lot of selection of other items besides donuts. A...More

Thank Jim K
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  • Address: 175 S Imperial Ave, El Centro, CA 92243-2810
  • Location: United States  >  California (CA)  >  California Desert  >  El Centro
  • Phone Number: +1 760-353-8679
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