From peach fritters to classic vanilla doughnuts with sprinkles, these vegan and vegan-friendly NYC bakeries have something for everyone.
Looking for treats to satisfy those morning sweet tooth cravings? We’ve got the answer—vegan doughnuts! From peach fritters to classic vanilla doughnuts with sprinkles, these vegan and vegan-friendly NYC bakeries have something for everyone. Here are 8 spots for vegan doughnuts in NYC.
This East Williamsburg institution offers a rotating menu of all-vegan, artisanal doughnuts that are handcrafted daily using organic ingredients. Skip the roasting and get straight to the snacking with the peanut butter s’mores doughnut, or go for something savory with the everything bagel doughnut.
Clementine Bakery is a fully plant-based bakery that offers an assortment of cakes, pies, cookies, pastries, and you guessed it—doughnuts! From traditional glazed doughnuts to chocolate sprinkle doughnuts, there’s something for everyone to enjoy at this Brooklyn bake shop.
This minority- and women-owned artisan doughnut shop crafts vegan, scratch-made doughnuts in small batches. The shop’s rotating menu includes items like Rani’s Pistachio Rose Doughnuts (cardamom, saffron, and rose-infused custard-filled doughnut topped with vanilla bean icing and candied pistachios), peach fritters, and much more!
Erin McKenna’s Bakery
This little slice of vegan heaven offers a plant-based bakery selection that everyone can enjoy, as all items sold at Erin McKenna’s are free from gluten, dairy, egg, and soy ingredients. Year-round doughnut options include cinnamon sugar and powdered sugar blueberry, which are available for purchase in quantities of six.
Grab your morning sweets at the Doughnut Plant, which offers two vegan doughnuts in Coconut Lime Sourdoughnut (fresh coconut and lime zest folded into the dough and glaze) and Fresh Blueberry Sourdoughnut (New Jersey-grown blueberries folded into the dough and glaze).
If your vision of the perfect doughnut is one that’s the size of your head, then Dough is the spot for you! This bake shop offers a separate vegan menu that includes plain glazed and cinnamon sugar, as well as seasonal hibiscus and blood orange flavors. Not in the NYC area? Good news! You can also order the doughnuts for nationwide shipping through Dough’s online shop via Goldbelly.
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This vegan-friendly bakery and tea shop serves a variety of cold brew teas and mochi doughnuts. Vegan options include Matcha Munchkins and Chocolate Munchkins, both of which pair perfectly with a passion fruit green tea or a white peach sencha tea.
The Donut Pub
The Donut Pub has been serving classic doughnuts, pastries, and coffee in NYC since 1964. The vintage bakery-coffee shop offers a selection of vegan doughnuts such as powdered sugar, plain, cinnamon, chocolate dipped, blueberry, pumpkin spice, and glazed varieties. Those looking to get their Donut Pub fix can also order the vegan cake doughnuts through the bakery’s online Goldbelly shop.