Krispy Kreme Doughnuts is one of The 15 Best Places for Pastries in Raleigh.

1. Krispy Kreme Doughnuts

9.1
549 N Person St (at Peace St), Raleigh, NC
Donut Shop · Central Raleigh · 44 tips and reviews

Sean P.Sean Park: Get the hot donuts!

AlanAlan: Yummy. Best donuts ever.

Kim M.Kim McDonald: My favorite doughnuts ever

lucettegrace is one of The 15 Best Places for Pastries in Raleigh.

2. lucettegrace

9.1
235 S Salisbury St, Raleigh, NC
Bakery · Central Raleigh · 17 tips and reviews

Brandi N.Brandi N. Company: Great vanilla latte and croissants!

Je'Sica H.Je'Sica Hardy: The best croissant ever! Baklava croissant and a sipping caramel! To die for! And the desserts are amazing as well. The Brooklyn and Chicago! Been here twice The prices are very reasonable as well.

Michael F.Michael Fourre: Meticulously crafted pastries alongside a menu of equally delicious savory dishes. Casual café atmosphere to share a cup of coffee and a delicious snack. The "Dixie Cannonball" is awesome!

Sola Coffee Café is one of The 15 Best Places for Pastries in Raleigh.

3. Sola Coffee Café

9.2
7705 Lead Mine Rd (at Sawmill Rd), Raleigh, NC
Coffee Shop · North Raleigh · 71 tips and reviews

Alisha B.Alisha Belk: Homemade donuts fabulous, smoothie banana strawberry mango combo excellent, free wifi and lots of space to work. Can't ask for more!

Kristen B.Kristen Baughman: Get a latte and the hot mini donuts! Out of this world good!!

SociallySocially: As a coffee aficionado, this place has it together. Inviting, full of energy, amazing mini donuts and polite staff. I may make this 20 minute drive more often. TIP: Try the mini donuts 😁

Yellow Dog Bread Company is one of The 15 Best Places for Pastries in Raleigh.

4. Yellow Dog Bread Company

8.9
219 E Franklin St (at N Person St), Raleigh, NC
Bakery · Mordecai · 29 tips and reviews

Hannah C.Hannah Choe: Coffee from Lamplighter Roasting Company in Richmond, VA and a variety of delightful pastries available :)

Ivan U.Ivan Urlaub: Good coffee, excellent pastries, walking distance for mordecai and the government mall. Staff is nice and music is good, but not much seating, so don't be too set on camping out with your laptop.

Gregor M.Gregor McElvogue: Best croissants in town!

Duck Donuts is one of The 15 Best Places for Pastries in Raleigh.

5. Duck Donuts

8.9
8323 Creedmoor Rd (Strickland Rd), Raleigh, NC
Donut Shop · Northwest Raleigh · 12 tips and reviews

CB S.CB Struble: Maple bacon donuts = love! Would love to have pistachios on the lemon icing!

Will H.Will Hatch: The maple bacon and cinnamon sugar donuts are out of this world! #yum

Brianna C.Brianna Cadalzo: Ask for the 'French toast' donut. They have multiple combinations/toppings that aren't on the menu

Boulted Bread is one of The 15 Best Places for Pastries in Raleigh.

6. Boulted Bread

9.0
614 W South St, Raleigh, NC
Bakery · Central Raleigh · 15 tips and reviews

Stef R.Stef Ratledge: Morning bun and prosciutto and Gruyere croissant were amazing!

Jen H.Jen Hubbard: Best pastries in town!

Erin W.Erin Wolf-Goldstein: Good coffee and great pastry, I had the morning bun and hubby had the peach palette, both were amazing, got a loaf of bread to take home, haven't tried it yet but smells great.

Rise Biscuits & Donuts is one of The 15 Best Places for Pastries in Raleigh.

7. Rise Biscuits & Donuts

9.0
6325 Falls of Neuse Rd, Raleigh, NC
Bakery · North Raleigh · 14 tips and reviews

Ayana G.Ayana G: Biscuits are nice and fluffy and the donuts are like crack...will keep you coming back for more!

Sheila S.Sheila Smithey: King cake donuts were awesome!

Jennifer B.Jennifer Batchelor: Biscuits And donuts are amazing, coffee is great, so is the service. Glad I stumbled on this place! Chicken biscuit is wow!

Rise Biscuits & Donuts is one of The 15 Best Places for Pastries in Raleigh.

8. Rise Biscuits & Donuts

8.4
8301-101 Brier Creek Pkwy, Raleigh, NC
Breakfast Spot · 13 tips and reviews

David C.David Chang: Country ham biscuit with egg and cheese, apple fritter, butterfinger donut, Oreo donut, old fashioned, and chocolate milk!

Paul M.Paul McRae: Tasty biscuits and delicious donuts!

Paul P.Paul Papadoulias: I'd have to say...the Donuts are excellent and gourmet style. Unique flavor offerings make this place what it is. I have never tried the biscuits, but I'd venture to guess they are equally amazing.

Daylight Donuts is one of The 15 Best Places for Pastries in Raleigh.

9. Daylight Donuts

8.3
7550 Creedmoor Rd (at Bridgeport Dr.), Raleigh, NC
Donut Shop · North Raleigh · 7 tips and reviews

Shawn S.Shawn Shaun: Get there early or they might not have the doughnut you want. Very friendly service :)

Daisy B.Daisy Bug: My favorite doughnut shop ever!!

Todd L.Todd Lamphere: Glazed Cream Filled may be best donut I have ever had. Also, strawberry or blueberry crumb donut is a close second.

Hereghty Heavenly Delicious is one of The 15 Best Places for Pastries in Raleigh.

10. Hereghty Heavenly Delicious

7.9
2603-123 Glenwood Ave (at Glenwood Ave & Oberlin Rd), Raleigh, NC
Dessert Shop · 17 tips and reviews

Mark W.Mark Weldon: Caution: the pastries are even MORE addictive if you ask them to warm them up for you!

Tim W.Tim Wallace: Their espresso is the best. Pastries are great.

Leigh Anne P.Leigh Anne Pearson: The chocolate croissant, warmed up, is heaven on a plate!

Great Harvest Bread Company is one of The 15 Best Places for Pastries in Raleigh.

11. Great Harvest Bread Company

8.6
8801-119 Lead Mine Rd, Raleigh, NC
Bakery · North Raleigh · 9 tips and reviews

Sarah W.Sarah Wechsberg: Great muffins, bread, & Pete's coffee - only downside is a few behind the counter scowls. There's one woman who is nice (short brown hair) -look for her. A smile does a millions wonders for customers.

Tiffany B.Tiffany B: Cinnamon scones! :-)

Tim R.Tim Rigsbee: Love the scones and Coffee is good

Groovy Duck Bakery is one of The 15 Best Places for Pastries in Raleigh.

12. Groovy Duck Bakery

7.6
3434 Edwards Mill Rd, Raleigh, NC
Bakery · Northwest Raleigh · 11 tips and reviews

Mike E.Mike Ellis: Try the Berry-ier Island Muffin! So Yummy with a great selection of berries in it!

Susan M.Susan Marsh: Delicious coffee, muffins, cakes & pastries! And supporting local business Can't beat that!

Kimberly C.Kimberly C.: Very small, hidden location. Pumpkin muffins are great. :)

Global Village is one of The 15 Best Places for Pastries in Raleigh.

13. Global Village

8.7
2428 Hillsborough St (at Horne St.), Raleigh, NC
Coffee Shop · 40 tips and reviews

Ching T.Ching Tung: Chocolate muffins in the morning make your day.

Win P.Win Pratt: Scones are great if you're hungry. Cinnamon or maple.

Kristi H.Kristi Hale: The iced mocha pacific is the best! And the blueberry scones!

Relish Café & Bar is one of The 15 Best Places for Pastries in Raleigh.

14. Relish Café & Bar

8.9
5625 Creedmoor Rd (at W Millbrook Rd), Raleigh, NC
Café · Northwest Raleigh · 87 tips and reviews

Mandy S.Mandy Steinhardt: Try the Doughnut Holes - Comforting fried dough balls come with two sauces.

Suzanne H.Suzanne Hinnant: Free doughnuts on your b'day...yum oh!

Justin M.Justin Manny: Very good comfort food. The doughnut holes were hot and delicious.

New York Bagel and Deli is one of The 15 Best Places for Pastries in Raleigh.

15. New York Bagel and Deli

8.0
7909-121 Falls of Neuse Rd, Raleigh, NC
Bagel Shop · North Raleigh · 23 tips and reviews

Christina S.Christina S: BEST cannolis in Raleigh! And I'm a cannoli connoisseur.

Renee K.Renee Kiefer: The best bagels, muffins and pastries in North Raleigh.

MarionMarion: The most authentic NY bagel I've had in NC. Love the egg bagel especially.