The Donut trail | Photo by Jessica Fugett | The Wright State Guardian
A sweet thing about Dayton is the number of donut shops the area has to choose from. One doesn’t have to travel far to catch a sugar rush.
Duck Donuts is located at 1200 Brown St. Dayton, OH 45409 on the University of Dayton’s campus. The popular franchise originated in North Carolina and has made its way all across the country since the original opening in 2007. While conveniently located, there are plans for a location opening even closer, in Beavercreek.
Stan the Donut Man
Stan the Donut Man opened in 1975 in Dayton and remains a staple of the area. The shop is located at 1441 Wilmington Ave, Dayton, OH 45420. All donuts are made in-house at the Dayton location. There is an additional storefront in Xenia at 607 N. Detroit St. Xenia, OH 45385.
Those looking for a sugary fix can find Donut Palace in both Huber Heights and Trotwood. Additionally, the shop offers DoorDash services. The Huber Heights palace is at 5115 Old Troy Pike, Huber Heights, OH 45424 and Trotwood is 5264 Salem Ave, Dayton, OH 45426.
Bill’s has been in business in multiple different locations since the 1960s. Now located at 268 N. Main St., Centerville, OH 45459, Centerville has been home since 1979. Bill’s Donuts is open 24 hours, offering variety to shop goers at any time of day.
Bear Creek Donuts
Daily made-fresh donuts are available at Bear Creek Donuts. The shop is at 80 S. Main St., Miamisburg, OH 45342. Bear Creek offers donut classics as well as creative alternatives, such as pretzel or maple bacon blueberry donuts.
While there are many different opportunities to get a good donut in the area, those looking to satisfy a sweet tooth can’t go wrong with any of the local shops that offer homemade options.