Who owns Britt’s Donuts?

Bobby Nivens

Where is Britt’s Donuts Shop located?

Lat/Lon: 34.033741,-77.892637
At the Carolina Beach Boardwalk. 11 N. Carolina Beach Ave., Carolina Beach, NC 28428

How long have they been in business?

75 years in 2014. Since 1939.

What type of donuts do they serve?

Glazed, plain and delicious beyond comprehension.

When are they open?

The schedule varies but they usually open on weekends about April 1 and open daily when local schools get out for summer break. They adjust their daily schedule to weekends only typically when schools are back in session and close for the season around Labor Day. But this all varies and depends on supplies.

Are there any other locations?


Why is it named Britt’s?

Harvey Lewis Britt opened the original shop in 1939.

Do they sell souvenirs or branded merchandise?

Yes. T-shirts and bumper stickers are available in the shop. Other merchandise is available from the Official Fan Club online store here.

How can I check the hours of operation?

You can check this website. That information will be kept current and available on the welcome page. Additionally, you can call the Britt’s Donuts Info line at (910) 707-0755.

How can I learn more about the history of Britt’s Donuts?

Daniel Ray Norris and Halyn Prusa have written a book. You can order the book here or buy it in the donut shop when it is available. It is expected to be released in March or April of 2014.