1. Pat’s Donuts & Kreme
Location: 2102 Elida Road, Lima, 662 Elida Ave., Delphos, 1835 Harding Highway, Lima
Phone: Elida Road: 419-229-2125; Harding Highway: 419-229-7287; Delphos: 419-692-0007
Hours: Elida Road: 24 hours daily; Harding Highway: 4 a.m. to 1 p.m. Monday to Friday, 5 a.m. to 1 p.m. Saturday and Sunday; Delphos: 5 am. to 9 p.m. daily
Highlights: You may be on a diet but you doughnut care anymore! If you’re dreaming of a filled stick or an apple fritter, you won’t be disappointed here. Best of all, the hours make satisfying your craving super easy. Pat’s has won the best doughnut category in each of the 12 years it has been offered.
2. Mello Creme
Location: 625 W. North St., 822 S. Metcalf St., Lima
Phone: W. North St.: 419-229-1980; Metcalf St.: 419-222-3121
Hours: W. North St.: 5 a.m to noon Monday to Saturday; Metcalf St: 5 a.m. to 1 p.m. Monday to Friday, 6 a.m. to noon Saturday
Highlights: Look for the sign shaped like a doughnut when traveling through downtown Lima. It’s a classic, and so are the doughnuts in the Mello Creme. Not to mention, the excellent service at Mello Creme allows one to be in and out in a matter of minutes.
3. Kohl’s Super Valu
Location: 1755 E. Main St., Ottawa
Hours: 7 a.m. to 10 p.m. Monday to Saturday, 8 a.m. to 8 p.m. Sunday
Highlights: With one of the greatest bakeries in the area, Kohl’s offers many different flavors and types of doughnuts for all. Kohl’s is the perfect treat to compliment your morning cup of coffee. From cakes to doughnuts, Kohl’s will leave your tummy sitting happy.