Indulge with a Doughnut for National Doughnut Day on June 7

Of course, you certainly don’t need an excuse to indulge in a sweet, delicious doughnut any of the week, but when National Doughnut Day comes around on June 7, don’t feel guilty – now is the time to stop counting those calories and take a bite out of everyone’s favorite dessert!

If you’re ready to give in to the whims of your sweet tooth and go for a doughnut (or two…) on National Doughnut Day, then check out these top spots for doughnuts near your Sagamore apartment. Don’t forget to bring a few home for tomorrow!

Doughnuttery, located at 1000 8th Ave, New York which is a 10 minute drive from your Sagamore apartment, is a compact market counter serve featuring mini sugared donuts with dipping sauces and espresso drinks.

Their mini doughnuts are made with high quality local and exotic ingredients which allow them to create some traditional (and not-so-traditional) fun and delicious flavor combinations.  These unique flavors, coupled with their innovative cooking methods, make for an amazing and entertaining Doughnuttery experience.

The Doughnut Project, located at 912 7th Ave, New York which is a 12 minute drive from your Sagamore apartment, is local shop offering specialty donuts with unusual combinations of sweet and savory toppings.

What began as mad science meets culinary venture is now known as The Doughnut Project. They like to amp things up with fresh, seasonal ingredients and a menu that beckons you to ask, “And all that’s on a doughnut?!”



1000 8th Ave, New York, NY 10019

(212) 633-4359


The Doughnut Project

912 7th Ave, New York, NY 10019

(646) 756-4232

Where to Get Your Cookies on the Upper West Side For the Holidays

One of the best parts of the holidays is treating ourselves to sweet goodies before January (and our workout goals) roll around, and there’s no better way to do that than by indulging in some quality cookies.

However, if you’re way too busy with holiday shopping and preparation to bake some red and green cookies for you and the family to enjoy, don’t worry about turning your Sagamore oven on and instead, head to these local bakeries for sweets without the headache.

Levain Bakery, located at 167 W 74th St, New York which is an eight minute drive from your Sagamore apartment, is known for their fresh breads, cookies and other baked treats at this tiny shop that donates unsold goods to charity.

Levain is a cozy neighborhood bakery where locals are greeted by name. A steady stream of loyal regulars stand side by side with tourists, eager to sample the legendary baked goods. From an inventive array of rustic breads to the world-famous six-ounce chocolate chip walnut cookie, everything is baked on-site.

By the Way Bakery, located at 2442 Broadway, New York which is one block from your Sagamore apartment, is a homey bake shop offering gluten-free, dairy-free and kosher versions of classic American treats.

By the Way Bakery is an old-fashioned bakery where everything is made by hand, from scratch, in small batches. Come and visit them to find out why so many people have fallen in love with their bite-size little shops!


Levain Bakery

167 W 74th St, New York, NY 10023

(212) 874-6080


By the Way Bakery

2442 Broadway, New York, NY 10024

(212) 877-0806