District Donuts Sliders Brew

Bakery | Coffee House | Donuts | Eclectic | Vegetarian
One of the best

Beignets are New Orleans’ signature fried dough, but this cheerful eatery makes a grand argument for regular donuts. Actually, regular is not the right word. Here are donuts of every imaginable (and unimaginable) variety, from relatively simple cinnamon-sugared or salted-caramel glazed puffies to such outlandish inventions as a sriracha donut, a Vietnamese iced coffee donut, and a variety of croquenuts (griddled donut sandwiches). A rotating selection from a repertoire of 200 flavors, each day’s roster is served utterly fresh. Walk to the back of the long storefront and you can watch the donuts slid into boiling oil and, beyond that, observe cream puffs filled and chocolate donuts iced.

The breakfast (pre 11am) menu also includes baked kolaches made with sweet dough, pork belly tacos, bacon biscuits, and cinnamon rolls. While donuts always are available, after 11am sliders come into play. These include the juiciest possible cheeseburgers, and fried chicken with peppery gravy. As for the brew part of the restaurant’s name, that refers not to beer, but to coffee: all the usual espresso variations, cold brew coffees, and a bizarre and rather fetching concoction called a Sproca-Cola. That’s cola, espresso, and chocolate milk!

District is a bustling operation humming with caffeinated good vibes. Seating is indoors at a long row of booths against the wall and at al fresco tables out front and on a pleasant back patio.

Note: There now are District Donuts locations in Baton Rouge, elsewhere in New Orleans, and in Las Vegas, Nevada. Details are available on the District Donuts website.

What to Eat
District Donuts Sliders Brew, Fried Chicken Biscuit
Fried Chicken Biscuit
Tomato gravy adorns fried chicken in the morning chicken biscuit.
District Donuts Sliders Brew, Vietnamese Iced Coffee
Vietnamese Iced Coffee
Vietnamese iced coffee is sweetened with condensed milk.
District Donuts Sliders Brew, Vietnamese Iced Coffee Donut
Vietnamese Iced Coffee Donut
Vietnamese iced coffee donut and a plain-perfect cinnamon donut.
District Donuts Sliders Brew, Buttermilk Drop
Buttermilk Drop
Buttermilk drop: a ball of fried dough that is sweet with flirtatious tang
District Donuts Sliders Brew, Kolache
Sausage, cheese and jalapeno kolache
District Donuts Sliders Brew, Monte Cristo Croquenut
Monte Cristo Croquenut
The croquenut Monte Cristo
District Donuts Sliders Brew, Salted Caramel Donut
Salted Caramel Donut
A fine balance of salt and singed-sugar caramel flavor.
District Donuts Sliders Brew, Sopaipilla Donut
Sopaipilla Donut
The sopaipilla donut is veined with droplets of honey .
District Donuts Sliders Brew, Sproca-Cola
Sproca-Cola: chocolate milk, espresso, and cola
Directions and Hours
open now
Sunday7am - 9pm
Monday7am - 9pm
Tuesday7am - 9pm
Wednesday7am - 9pm
Thursday7am - 9pm
Friday7am - 9pm
Saturday7am - 9pm
Open Year Round
Meals Served
Breakfast, Lunch, Dinner
Credit Cards Accepted
Alcohol Served
Outdoor Seating

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