06/07/2013 03:50 pm ET Updated Jun 08, 2013

Best Donuts In Los Angeles Hail From Fancy Restaurants To Old-Fashioned Shops (PHOTOS)

Donut Snob

This story comes courtesy of Discover Los Angeles.

To honor National Doughnut Day, which is celebrated every year on the first Friday of June, we round up the best deep fried treasures in LA, the U.S. city with the most donut shops. Clearly, Angelenos have displayed their serious commitment to doughnuts (aka donuts), which originated in the 19th Century. Here are some of our favorite places to get our deep-fried donut fix.

All photos by Joshua Lurie

LA's Best Donuts 2013

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