Dunkin' Donuts Opening in Ellisville This Week

The popular donut and coffee chain has slowly been resurfacing in St. Louis, this time at a location in Ellisville.

If you've driven by the intersection at Clayton and Clarkson Roads, you may have noticed the orange and pink sign pop up next to Orange Leaf in Fountain Plaza.

Dunkin' Donuts is opening in Ellisville.

John Nolan, manager at the Rock Hill Dunkin' Donuts location, told Patch the Ellisville shop is aiming for a Sept. 13 opening. Other than the Rock Hill store, the closest Dunkin' Donuts for Ballwin and Ellisville residents is in Kirkwood or at Lambert International airport.

Check in with Patch for more details on the store opening.

What do you think? Have you missed Dunkin' Donuts? Does the chain beat out local donut shops like the ? Tell us in the Comments.

Kathy Hassinger September 10, 2012 at 07:43 PM
When I was growing up, my family would stop by Dunkin Donuts in Ballwin every Sunday after church. My sister and I were allowed to pick our own donuts. We looked forward to it! I'm glad DD is coming back!
Bryanna Hampton September 10, 2012 at 08:02 PM
Thanks for sharing, Kathy! I actually had a dream about Dunkin' Donuts a few days before I heard it saw it was coming to Ellisville. I haven't been there since a Chicago trip awhile ago!
Laura Geraghty September 11, 2012 at 12:53 AM
Now we need a Baskin Robbins....I miss my favorite ice cream store.
Donna Cunningham September 11, 2012 at 11:24 AM
I love the dunkin donuts coffee, I grew up with dunkin donuts. BUT, Donut Palace beats out their donuts by a mile. I am also happy to see that a business is going into that shopping center. I think we need a Trader Joes in the old Straub's store. Lets get this town moving again with some businesses.
Mark September 11, 2012 at 01:27 PM
Dunkin Donuts.... Ah, the memories. I especially remember way back when they made good donuts.
Michael Rhodes September 11, 2012 at 01:32 PM
Wish Dunkin Donuts all the best. The Donut Palace has earned by business and I plan to continue to go there.
Lisa Size September 11, 2012 at 02:02 PM
I'm excited that DD will have a drive thru and will probably stop by for coffee, but their donuts are not how I remember them. My families favorites were the Klunkers which they don't have anymore. I don't think anyone could ever beat Donut Palace, they're simply the best.
Wayne September 11, 2012 at 06:45 PM
Not sure on the basis of the question. If anyone has been to any of the other locations in town all they are is another fast food restaurant with mediocre food at best. They can't even come close to the quality fresh donuts and great family atmosphere at the Donut Palace, especially when all DD has are reheated frozen donuts.
Sandra Eskridge September 11, 2012 at 07:29 PM
The Orange Leaf carries a 63017 zip code--that would make it Chesterfield???
Sandra Eskridge September 11, 2012 at 07:32 PM
and I am still waiting for Mr. Frosty at Wendy's at Valasis Park entrance.....anyone know what is holding that up? I heard that they were building one in Chesterfield "as well"--will we still see it here in Ballwin?
Nancy September 25, 2012 at 05:02 PM
I am very glad to have a Dunkin Donuts nearby. While their donuts selection is smaller than in years gone by, it still offers a great variety. The new sandwiches are terrific and their coffee is good and way less expensive than other coffee shops. Welcome to the neighborhood. Wishing you great success.
tiffani Thomas February 12, 2013 at 02:37 PM
I have been to Dunkin Donuts in Ellisville twice in the service was terrible the first time the girl cut me off before I can finish my order , threw my donuts in my face snatched my money!!!!!!!the second time I went,I order half a dozen and 4 out of the 6 were stale I'm talking hard and crumbly!!!!! I will never return to Dunkin Donuts I'll stick to the donut palace!!!!!!!!
Mike K February 12, 2013 at 04:11 PM
Enjoy the Donut Palace while you can. I would not be surprised if the bakery in the new Walmart discounts them out of business.
Brenda Hays Culp May 28, 2013 at 08:30 AM
Is this the same Kathy Hassinger that used to work at Maritz Travel Company in Fenton, MO? If so this is Brenda Mathes now Brenda Culp. I lost track of you and would like to get in touch again. Please e-mail me at BCulp38@yahoo.com.


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