cider doughnuts are one of the best parts of autumn to those who have a sweet
tooth! Luckily, here near Roosevelt Island, you can get this staple of the
season at tons of destinations throughout the area.
may live in a bustling city here at our Octagon apartments, but everyone’s
favorite fall dessert can still be found without venturing too far from home.
Visit these shops to get yours – but make sure to leave with a dozen so you
don’t have to keep coming back!
Plant, located at 3100 47th
Ave, Queens which is 13 minutes from your Octagon apartment, is an outlet for
handcrafted donuts in unusual varieties such as crème brûlée and tres leches.
Plant creates three types of doughnuts daily: yeast, cake and filled. Yeast
doughnuts are light, airy, fluffy yeast-raised doughnuts with a slight chew.
Cake doughnuts are leavened with baking powder and have a texture between a
classic birthday cake and a buttery pound cake. Filled doughnuts are loaded
with their house made jams, creams and custards. All of their doughnuts are
handmade fresh every day and do not contain any preservatives or artificial
Pub, located at 203 W 14th St,
New York which is 20 minutes from your Octagon apartment, is a popular yet
modest doughnut shop also selling pastries, sandwiches and coffee since 1964.
The Donut Pub boasts a wall of fresh-made doughnuts, cookies and croissant doughnuts worthy of culinary commendation. The shop is is peanut and tree nut free, making it the perfect stop for anyone with a nut allergy. From old-fashioned classics like crullers and honey-dipped to modern favorites like Oreo rings, The Donut Pub is a treasure trove of tasty treats.
47th Ave, Queens, NY 11101
W 14th St, New York, NY 10011