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Where To Buy Paczki In Detroit

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Hamtramck is the headquarters for Paczki Day 2014, as it is every year and rightly so, seeing as Hamtramck was once home to a huge Polish population, but there are other great places within city limits where paczki will be for sale this Tuesday, and they're worth checking out, whether it's to shorten the wait, visit somewhere closer to home, or just try something a little different this year.


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Dutch Girl Donuts

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They are of course beloved for their donuts, but on Fat Tuesday they change it up with paczki, to the delight of many Detroiters.[Photo]

Nortown Bakery

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This bakery has held on in a rough part of town, serving up authentic paczki on Fat Tuesday and providing other Eastern European classics all year round. [Photo]

The Family Donut shop

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Inexpensive, delicious, and featured on Anthony Bourdain's "No Reservations" (not the infamous "Parts Unknown" episode though) they do paczki simply but well. [Photo]

Bozeks Market

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The paczki at Bozek's Polish Market are the real deal, and you can stock up on other Polish favorites while you're at it too.[Photo]

New Martha Washington Bakery

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One of the classic Hamtramck bakeries for paczki, they have a large variety of flavors and they stack boxes like they mean business. [Photo]

New Palace Bakery

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New Palace is kind of THE place to get those Fat Tuesday pastries, as they have every flavor under the sun and consistently come up as one of the best, if not the best, paczki bakeries in the state. [Photo]

Supreme Bakery

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Many Eater readers grew up getting their Paczki Day fix from this bakery, even though it's *gasp* not in Hamtramck, and they have an awesome reputation. [Photo]

West Warren Bakery/Baskets of Delight

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It's another favorite bakery for many Paczki lovers, and it's safely away from Hamtramck, which means the wait might actually be somewhat reasonable, and the paczki are certainly delicious. [Photo]

Dutch Girl Donuts

They are of course beloved for their donuts, but on Fat Tuesday they change it up with paczki, to the delight of many Detroiters.[Photo]

Nortown Bakery

This bakery has held on in a rough part of town, serving up authentic paczki on Fat Tuesday and providing other Eastern European classics all year round. [Photo]

The Family Donut shop

Inexpensive, delicious, and featured on Anthony Bourdain's "No Reservations" (not the infamous "Parts Unknown" episode though) they do paczki simply but well. [Photo]

Bozeks Market

The paczki at Bozek's Polish Market are the real deal, and you can stock up on other Polish favorites while you're at it too.[Photo]

New Martha Washington Bakery

One of the classic Hamtramck bakeries for paczki, they have a large variety of flavors and they stack boxes like they mean business. [Photo]

New Palace Bakery

New Palace is kind of THE place to get those Fat Tuesday pastries, as they have every flavor under the sun and consistently come up as one of the best, if not the best, paczki bakeries in the state. [Photo]

Supreme Bakery

Many Eater readers grew up getting their Paczki Day fix from this bakery, even though it's *gasp* not in Hamtramck, and they have an awesome reputation. [Photo]

West Warren Bakery/Baskets of Delight

It's another favorite bakery for many Paczki lovers, and it's safely away from Hamtramck, which means the wait might actually be somewhat reasonable, and the paczki are certainly delicious. [Photo]

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