… or is it? The Tato-Nut Donut Shop in Ocean Springs recently reopened after a fairly long hiatus due to the owner’s back injury. You would think a drastic loss of business might be expected but as the photos below indicate, their customer’s loyalty is second to none.
My daily morning walk down Government Street passes the Tato-Nut and it’s always the same. The line is well out the door. This morning I counted 60+ salivating Mississippians waiting patiently for a chance at the deep-fried delights.
As I approached the end of the line, I asked if they’re really that good and in the unison worthy of a well trained pod of Sea World dolphin, they smiled, nodded and responded with hearty affirmation.
End of the line? No way!
Then there was this: