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Hypnotic Donuts

Donut Shop, Coffee Shop, and Fried Chicken Joint$$$$
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  • Edward A.
    Edward AndersonFebruary 27
    The chicken biscuits are great and well with the wait. You can customize them too.
  • Shri c.
    Shri colDecember 28, 2016
    Get the crazy donuts. Don't skip the chicken biscuits!
  • Ellis S.
    Ellis SSeptember 24, 2016
    The chicken and biscuits are delicious. Everything's good, but those really stand out.
  • Narendra Singh P.
    Best donut shop on Dallas... get the ski accident donut
  • Crystal B.
    Crystal BaldyMay 19, 2016
    This place is bad ass!! Everything is worthy of a try!!
  • Ray H.
    Ray HernandezMarch 25, 2016
    It wasn't cheap...but it was delicious.
  • Mike D.
    Mike DennisFebruary 1, 2016
    Been here 5+ times
    Everything. Seriously.
  • Dale G.
    Dale GannJanuary 27, 2016
    Been here 5+ times
    Chicken biscuits are awsome an their donuts
  • Greg B.
    Greg BellDecember 20, 2015
    Biscuits!!! And donuts. Pricy for what you get, but what you get is worth going for. Extremely perfect biscuits and gourmet donuts!!!!
  • JD
    JDDecember 19, 2015
    Great donuts!
  • David M.
    David MNovember 4, 2015
    Great atmosphere and good doughnuts. But I'll pass on the chicken biscuits; after three tries, they've each time been tough or dry.
  • Stephen K.
    Stephen KilbøurnOctober 10, 2015
    The kaye chicken biscuit is awesome. It's big, too. The coffee is from Oak Cliff, so it's good too.
  • Dashea F.
    Dashea FarberOctober 9, 2015
    To many to list. It's really a matter of preference. So many varieties, and such extremes.
  • Michael M.
    Michael McMinnSeptember 29, 2015
    Doughnuts are fantastically creative, awesomely delicious and the chicken biscuits are like breakfast in heaven!
  • Brittney P.
    Brittney PotterAugust 2, 2015
    Not impressed the 2nd time around...tried their donuts and they were nasty. Breaking bad had fondant as icing and the cake had a bad after taste. I love sweet & salty but it was a fail!
  • Cynthia B.
    Cynthia BeltAugust 1, 2015
    The Evil Elvis is my favorite get off my diet DONUT!
  • Lauren F.
    Lauren FloresJuly 31, 2015
    They serve amazingly good gourmet donuts!! I highly recommend the Evil Elvis donut, although all of their donuts are great.
  • Jacob S.
    Jacob SloanJuly 26, 2015
    Chicken biscuits. You can't go wrong with chicken biscuits.
  • David R.
    David RosburgJuly 23, 2015
    I absolutely love you Hypnotic Donuts! Check out Freebie today! Read more
  • amy f.
    amy f5June 1, 2015
    Name everyone on the wall for twenty bucks. (No cheating.)
  • Christine D.
    Christine DunhamMay 24, 2015
    I really enjoyed the Maui Waui. Coconut and cream in a long john- you can't go wrong.
  • Yuri I.
    Yuri IchijōMay 20, 2015
    Pro: they have vegan doughnuts in multiple flavours. Con: they could be sweeter; overall I liked the taste of Glazed Donut Works' doughnuts better, although they only have one vegan option per day.
  • Cessena M.
    Cessena MartinMarch 16, 2015
    They have a coffee donut that's AMAZING
  • Sean H.
    Sean HooperFebruary 22, 2015
    Everything is good except the coffee is consistently average. How do they keep missing the mark?
  • Samantha R.
    Samantha RangelJanuary 27, 2015
    Always bringing the radical donut flavors from the classic Homer Simpson to a goofy, on trend Vampire Weekend. The chicken biscuits are not to be missed.
  • Lisa G.
    Lisa GregoryDecember 25, 2014
    Been here 5+ times
    If you're tired of plain glazed donuts, definitely try this place out! So many interesting and tasty options. I love the Triple 6 and you can't go wrong with an Amy's chicken biscuit.
  • Dallas Observer
    Dallas ObserverDecember 19, 2014
    Hypnotic Donuts: They really are the best in town, and the Peace 'Stachio doughnut will show you why.
  • Greg H.
    Greg HarrisonNovember 29, 2014
    The chicken sandwiches arte huge. 2 people can split one of them.
  • Kelly R.
    Kelly RedSeptember 23, 2014
    Everything is off the chain
  • Scott S.
    Scott SteadSeptember 1, 2014
    So worth the price. Stick with the donuts and don't leave without trying the Canadian Healthcare.
  • Brett p.
    Brett payneAugust 31, 2014
    A chocolate yeast donut is a rare find and Hypnotic has perfected it
  • Erin F.
    Erin FinegoldAugust 23, 2014
    Chicken biscuits, donut holes, chocolate glaze. My arteries are constricting, but it's so damn good.
  • Britain B.
    Britain BrunerAugust 20, 2014
    Canadian healthcare got me hooked!
  • VelvetCrate
    VelvetCrateAugust 19, 2014
    Take a long run around White Rock Lake then reward yourself with a Canadian Healthcare.
  • Dallas Observer
    Dallas ObserverAugust 19, 2014
    Heavily influenced by the legendary Voodoo Donuts in Portland, Oregon, Hypnotic trailblazed the off-kilter doughnuts movement in Dallas. Read more
  • Karen L.
    Karen Lao 🔱August 14, 2014
    Strawberry glaze sprinkled donut is simple but delicious
  • Jim T.
    Jim TraisterAugust 10, 2014
    Try the Elvis Elvis as it so unique to this place & you'll be comparing all future donut runs to it.
  • Todd H.
    Todd HuovinenJuly 2, 2014
    I guess the best thing that describes this place is OMG!! The biscuits are as good as the donuts. It's a must visit!!
  • Shane C.
    Shane CostillaMay 18, 2014
    Evil Elvis donut was awesome!
  • Keegan W.
    Keegan WoodMay 1, 2014
    The Elvis donut is amazing. A must try.
  • Ethan W.
    Ethan WilsonMarch 25, 2014
    Amazing sausage and gravy biscuits
  • Lisa E.
    Lisa ERMarch 1, 2014
    Can't wait to get these goodies home!
  • DailyCandy
    DailyCandyFebruary 14, 2014
    Prepare to be mesmerized by rows of wacky combinations like the Evil Elvis, a plain donut topped with peanut butter, honey, bacon, and banana slices. Snap out of it to order a doughy chicken biscuit.
  • Ashley B.
    Ashley BDecember 23, 2013
    Been here 25+ times
    What wouldn't I recommend here?
  • KeShowna A.
    KeShowna AllenOctober 12, 2013
    They are good. Make sure you try the biscuits and donut holes.
  • Thrillist
    ThrillistOctober 11, 2013
    So, take a normal Sin'namon roll (which's a yeast dough "specially prepared" for extra cinnamon storage) and top it with a ton of A) maple icing, and B) bacon, and you'll get C) this. D) Awesome. Read more
  • janet h.
    janet hSeptember 12, 2013
    Great place. Fantastic food. Super friendly staff
  • Marcus S.
    Marcus StavchanskyAugust 17, 2013
    The cake of the Donut was very light and breaking bad donut was pretty awesome.
  • Dallas Observer
    Dallas ObserverAugust 13, 2013
    revolutionary doughnut concoctions
  • Jenny J.
    Jenny Jafek-JonesAugust 13, 2013
    Mari Beth's - yum!
  • Daniel L.
    Daniel LimonJuly 5, 2013
    This place is legit.... I'm from AZ and I eat here every time I'm out in Dallas....
  • Krissy S.
    Krissy SakyJune 29, 2013
    I love Boo Bees :)
  • Brittney P.
    Brittney PotterJune 23, 2013
    Mari's chicken biscuit = awesome you can split
  • John F.
    John FlinchbaughMay 25, 2013
    Been here 50+ times
    The Amy's is the best.
  • Andrew B.
    Andrew BrannonMay 18, 2013
    Been here 50+ times
    This is my favorite place in DFW. You can't go wrong with anything on the menu!
  • RP
    RPMay 6, 2013
    Been here 5+ times
    I'm not a donut guy. The biscuits here are NOT to be missed!! Seriously.
  • Lee H.
    Lee HuntMay 5, 2013
    Everything is amazing!
  • Frederick C.
    Frederick CoxApril 25, 2013
    The Elvis is to die for!!
  • Paul D.
    Paul DollarApril 5, 2013
    Wonderful food; the chicken biscuits are more than enough breakfast for one person. Try splitting one with a friend!
  • Erica M.
    Erica MMarch 31, 2013
    Make two trips. Eating a donut AND a chicken biscuit in one sitting is not advisable.
  • John L.
    John LacyMarch 8, 2013
    Been here 5+ times
    The Amy chicken biscuit is the bomb. Chicken,pickle, honey, and spicy mustard with cheddar cheese; yummy. Must get when you order.
  • Paola C.
    Paola CortesMarch 4, 2013
    Been here 5+ times
    If getting the chicken biscuit, make sure you have some one to share it with. (: loved this place!
  • Ronen A.
    Ronen AviramMarch 3, 2013
    Food was awesome!
  • Mellissa
    MellissaFebruary 10, 2013
    You must get there early for their chicken biscuits! The chicken is marinated for 24 hours and then fried. They run out so don't wait too long!
  • Debra W.
    Debra WelchFebruary 2, 2013
    This location is closed and I reported it to Foursquare. It is now off of Garland Road. Check their website and Twitter page for hours, and availability .
  • Blake W.
    Blake WatsonDecember 31, 2012
    Sooooooo good!! The strawberry icing is ridiculous!!!
  • Zach B.
    Zach BurksDecember 31, 2012
    Get the Maribeth's!
  • Taylor M.
    Taylor McFarlandSeptember 22, 2012
    Try their seasonal pumpkin spice donut with cream cheese icing.... u won't be sorry! We bought 2...ate them...and had to get two more to go!!
  • Dallas Foodie (.
    Dallas Foodie (Danielle G.)September 3, 2012
    Been here 5+ times
    Their “Amy” Chicken & Biscuit Sandwich made my list of "30 Days of the Best Foods in Dallas" at http://bit.ly/NI3fU6.
  • Oh Hey Dallas
    Oh Hey DallasAugust 13, 2012
    Been here 5+ times
    You've got to get here early for the best selection. Don't miss the "pocket" donuts or the blueberry fritter
  • Chris D.
    Chris DavidsonAugust 5, 2012
    Amy's chicken biscuit, Canadian Healthcare donut. The couches by the window offer the best seating option.
  • Rachel G.
    Rachel GossJune 17, 2012
    Go close to closing for free to go donuts! The staff here are really nice.
  • Angelica
    AngelicaJune 16, 2012
    If you're going to eat here, go all the way! Try an Evil Elvis donut!
  • Simran S.
    Simran SinghJune 13, 2012
    Try the donut
  • Kaitlyn S.
    Kaitlyn S.May 12, 2012
    Get the Amy's!! And cancel your lunch plans bc it's ENORMOUS!!
  • Kat G.
    Kat GApril 7, 2012
    Wow! This chicken biscuits are awesome!
  • LaLa B.
    LaLa BMarch 18, 2012
    Been here 5+ times
    Got to try the Evil Elvis its outstanding
  • Nicole V.
    Nicole VargoMarch 17, 2012
    Been here 10+ times
    Everything here is beyond amazing!
  • Thrillist
    ThrillistFebruary 14, 2012
    HD's maple-frosted, bacon-topped, unfortunately-not-free-but-still-pretty-cheap "Canadian Healthcare" is a must-get. Read more
  • BRIT R.
    BRIT RivesMay 14, 2011
    Been here 10+ times
    Most of them are too sweet for me but I have gladly sent the bf to pick up the fresh fruit foray(not sure about spelling) yummy doughnut topped with yougurt and fresh strawberries! Perfectly sweet.
  • Loan H.
    Loan HyApril 17, 2011
    Cash Only!!!
  • Bryan H.
    Bryan HolzwangerMarch 26, 2011
    Been here 10+ times
    Come with friends and order different things to share. Or come by yourself and stock up for the week. I've stored Hypnotic Donuts in Tupperware for 3-4 days with great success. #uda
  • Dallas Observer
    Dallas ObserverDecember 14, 2010
    Dallas Observer dubs these as the Best Doughnuts for our Best of Dallas 2010!
  • cathy M.
    cathy MussonSeptember 9, 2010
    OMG! Any of their special donuts are awesome! Fresh ingredients and SOOOO Good. I'd litterally kill for one right now. Get there early on the weekend before they sell out.
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