Blue Dot Donuts
4301 Canal St., 218-4866
Bacon-maple sticks and donut ice cream sandwiches keep things interesting.
The Buttermilk Drop Bakery and Cafe
1781 N. Dorgenois St., 252-4538
The former Henry's Bakery relocated and is as good as ever, especially the namesake drops.
2051 Caton St., 283-3388
Humongous apple fritters are the draw at this Gentilly spot.
Freret Street Po-Boy & Donut Shop
4701 Freret St., 872-9676
The corner spot offers lunch plates and donuts.
901 Harrison Ave., 483-9080
Buttermilk drops and other confections rekindle the legacy of the long-gone McKenzie's chain.