Best of Boston

BEST Doughnut

2014 BEST Doughnut
Photograph by Keller + Keller. Styling by Catrine Kelty.

Donuts with a Difference


Visit this delightfully retro storefront, and you’ll be rewarded with melt-in-your-mouth honey-dipped spheres, jumbo coffee rolls, and coconut cake rings with the perfect bite. Best of all: Each confection is affordable enough to justify buying a dozen any day of… read more»

2013 BEST Doughnut

Union Square Donuts


This newcomer—which shares space with Cafe Tango, in Somerville—goes way beyond boring crullers and plain old glazed, offering a roster of flavors like chocolate chipotle, brown butter-hazelnut crunch, and orange-ginger cream. Sorry, Dunkin’—we’ll be taking our doughnuts with a side… read more»