Where to Sit: Head to the window seats, where you can look out onto 9th Avenue through the hole of french cruller.
When to Go: Whenever the urge for a donut strikes; Donut World stays open 24 hours a day.
Inside Tip: Bring cash—Donut World doesn’t accept credit cards.
While You’re in the Neighborhood
Before: Pick up a few used novels from The Great Overland Book Company (345 Judah Street).
After: Buy rice paper for creating Chinese Calligraphy at Oriental Art Gallery (1340 9th Avenue).
If You Can’t Make It, Try This: Eat a couple of donuts at Uncle Benny’s (2049 Irving Street).