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VG Donuts & Bakery North Coastal San Diego

Enorah Dec 22, 2007 10:32 PM

Since we moved here everyone has been like, "You have to try it. It's so good. Oh their donuts are the best!", etc, etc, etc.

So here I sit, 11:30 on a Sat night with donuts on the brain. Maybe this glass of distilled water will quench my thirst for the most delicious circle of fried dough I have ever eaten. Yeah, right and maybe monkeys will fly out of my butt as well.

VG Donuts in Cardiff. We succumbed the other day. Now I am craving donuts and I have not eaten donuts in years!

It could become a problem.

Eat at your own risk.

  1. deckape Dec 23, 2007 02:44 PM

    Man, VG's was the obligatory north county post-surf stop for us back in the 70's for the pure sugar rush and the carb reload.

    I haven't been there in years. Good to know it's still the bomb.

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    1. re: deckape
      littlestevie Dec 27, 2007 09:36 AM

      I was going for a morning jog on christmas day and three surfers were in the vg parking lot yelling quite loudly how bummed they were that vg's was actually closed on christmas. I am not sure if this was after a morning session or they needed something to cure the after effects of a fun christmas eve.

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      cstr Dec 23, 2007 08:30 AM

      Enorah, what type of other offerings do they have, cookies etc.

      1. septocaine_queen Dec 23, 2007 08:03 AM

        Really... very cool. What did you have and where are they located? I am picking up DH at airport this morning and might stop by. All I need is a donut addiction before Christmas.

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        1. re: septocaine_queen
          Enorah Dec 23, 2007 08:55 AM


          106 Aberdeen

          We had an assortment of baked goods - chocolate chip cookies, brownies, an eclair, and just one donut (what were we thinking? Well we are not big donut people, or at least we weren't, I see more donuts in our future).

          Totally down home, mom and pop, been there for like 30 years.

          1. re: Enorah
            septocaine_queen Dec 23, 2007 09:14 AM

            love it. thanks so much. I will report back.

            1. re: Enorah
              Enorah Dec 23, 2007 12:43 PM

              Well looks like my prediction came true. I have donuts sitting on my counter and donut crumbs on my shirt.

              Those blueberry buttermilk bars are awesome

              A donut haiku

              Oh yummy donuts
              So long I have stayed away
              VG did me in

              1. re: Enorah
                Josh Dec 23, 2007 02:10 PM

                You may become big donut people yet, literally. ;-)

                I love VG. I don't normally dig donuts, but theirs are special (particularly the blueberry buttermilk bars).

                1. re: Enorah
                  septocaine_queen Dec 23, 2007 03:35 PM

                  I don't need to eat the donuts....you might as well stick them directly on my bum, just like the commercial. I missed out today, DH was tired and not in donut mood.

            2. Josh Dec 22, 2007 11:16 PM

              Did you try the blueberry buttermilk bars? Those are my favorite.

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              1. re: Josh
                Enorah Dec 23, 2007 07:45 AM

                No, not yet, Josh.

                I'm going to get me one of those today.

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