Habib and Son at the Grand Opening of our Downtown Location

In the News

In the News

"Haidar Fakih has never been one to shy away from a project or a risk...."

— Sherwood Gazette

"Sesame Donut in a nod to the owner's heritage, the signature doughnut is glazed, then dipped into toasted sesame seeds. Geta bag o' holes with six varieties, including sesame and jelly-filled (15 for $1)..."

— Sunset Recommends

"Sherwood says yes to sweets in City Hall: council members vote 4-3 to allow Sesame Donuts to rent space..."

— The Oregonian



"A great shop …fresh donuts and a friendly place"

— Tanya Turner (Trimet Bus Driver)

"Sesame Donuts is the coolest thing that has happened to Old Town Sherwood for quite a while now ... "

— George O'Brian (Football Coach)

"Friendly, helpful, family atomosphere" "Go out of the way to help you"

— Dick Mullen (customer of 20 years)

"I love your coffee and donuts!"

— Lynn Garrenstroom (Customer of nearly 2 decades)

"The coffee and donuts served at Sesame Donuts are the finest I have ever had anywhere."

— Joe Monihan (20 year loyal customer)



Sesame Donuts had supported non-profit organizations in the community of Beaverton, Tigard and Portland as listed below with donations at fund raising and other events/ occasions:


  • MacKay Elementary
  • Raleigh Hills Elementary
  • Metzger Elementary
  • Markham Elementary
  • Bridle Mile Elementary
  • St. Thomas Moore
  • St. Johns Fisher
  • Caitlin Gable
  • Fowler Middle
  • Beaverton High
  • Jesuit High
  • Portland Episcopal School

Other organizations

  • Tigard Men
  • Neve Shalom
  • Islamic Centre of Portland

Sesame Donuts also hosted field trips to the bakery by Elementary Schools (K1-5). Students toured the facility, decorated donuts and were given chocolate milk. For such visits and the relevant requirements please contact our Managers.