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Donut Friar

634 Parkway Ste 15, The Village, Gatlinburg, TN 37738-3237
+1 865-436-7306
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  • Excellent77%
  • Very good15%
  • Average6%
  • Poor1%
  • Terrible1%
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“donuts” (1,465 reviews)
“cinnamon bread” (115 reviews)
“bavarian cream” (68 reviews)
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5:00 a.m. - 10:00 p.m. Hours
634 Parkway Ste 15, The Village, Gatlinburg, TN 37738-3237
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Reviewed today via mobile

We always stop for a donut (or 2,5,12!) when we are in Gatlinburg. We usually stay in a cabin outside of town, so we always get them later in the day. Always delicious. This trip we stayed in town and I walked down to the...More

Thank Shelley R
Reviewed today

We stopped twice. Once on the way into the Smokies, and once again on our way home. My wife said they were the best donuts she's ever had. I agree. You have to stop. They are in the Village area of downtown Gatlinburg. Don't miss...More

Thank jjbeagle95
Reviewed 3 days ago via mobile

These donuts were so delicious. What a cute store too! We had the rainbow and chocolate glazed cake. Amazingly fresh!

Thank Andrea T
Reviewed 3 days ago via mobile

I had to go here..the name was so cute and I love donuts! This is a small cash only shop (ATM is inside or very close). They sell out pretty quick but the second time I was able to try the friar donut and eclair....More

Thank DealinandDishin
Reviewed 4 days ago via mobile

Good, but not quite as good as other times. We’ll go back though. Always a favorite when we visit Gatlinburg.

Thank Lori W
Reviewed 6 days ago

We ran into this place out of the rain and was pleasantly surprised. There were plenty of donut selections and the manager was very friendly. I got cinnamon and sugar donuts and they were so fresh and tasty. Would certainly go again.

Thank Diann L
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Homemade donuts as they such taste!! Our stop everytime we come to Galesburg. Not to mention the owners are so sweet. It’s located inside The village...

Thank Lila N
Reviewed 1 week ago

The donuts at the Donut Friar are always consistent, always fresh and taste fabulous! The service is great and the prices are on point. Coffee and donuts in the morning are the best way to start the day!

Thank michaelgchapman
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Donuts are really good but it could have been so much better if the donuts are warmed not cold and more variety. Krispie Cream is better so is Dunkin Donuts. This place could have more variety too, but they are good but not worth it...More

Thank mrsbens0n
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

On a late rainy evening as we weaved our way through the village to fine a horse statue that many years previously we had taken a picture of our girls in front of, we were waved down by one of the employees of the Friar....More

Thank stones2125
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Questions & Answers
Joseph M
23 July 2017|
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Response from mashael31 | Reviewed this property |
no cash only
stephen m
6 April 2017|
Response from GoldRushJunkie | Reviewed this property |
Yes they do along with coffee and hot cocoa.
Janet W
15 March 2017|
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Response from Michelle H | Reviewed this property |
Not that I know of.
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
Breakfast, After-hours
Restaurant features
Takeout, Outdoor Seating, Seating
Good for
Child-friendly, Kids, Local cuisine
Open Hours
5:00 a.m. - 10:00 p.m.
5:00 a.m. - 10:00 p.m.
5:00 a.m. - 10:00 p.m.
5:00 a.m. - 10:00 p.m.
5:00 a.m. - 10:00 p.m.
5:00 a.m. - 10:00 p.m.
5:00 a.m. - 10:00 p.m.
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 634 Parkway Ste 15, The Village, Gatlinburg, TN 37738-3237
  • Location: United States  >  Tennessee (TN)  >  Sevier County  >  Gatlinburg
  • Phone Number: +1 865-436-7306
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