Sure, you could drag yourself out of bed this weekend to try and snag a spot at one of the best brunch spots in Chicago—or you could put on a pot of fresh coffee and pick up a dozen of the freshest, spongiest, most delicious donuts the city has to offer. We're always on the lookout for exemplary specimens of the pastry, and we found them at old-school bakeries, new-wave donut shops and everywhere in between. The best donuts in Chicago come in all shapes and sizes: cakey, raised, craggy and filled—there's something for everyone. Looking for things to do in Chicago this weekend? Start your day with one of the best donuts in Chicago.
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