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Famous Donair

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1080 Strathcona Drive, Sherwood Park, Alberta T8A 0Z7, Canada
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11:00 am - 9:00 pm
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Mon - Fri 11:00 am - 9:00 pm
Sat 11:00 am - 7:00 pm
Dining options: Takeout

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    4 of 5 stars
Unbeatable donair love it

The best donair ever .. The best in sherwoodpark and edmonton... Friendly owner and clean place I love it it's unbeatable

5 of 5 starsReviewed 4 weeks ago
Sherwood Park, Canada
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Sherwood Park, Canada
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 4 weeks ago

The best donair ever .. The best in sherwoodpark and edmonton... Friendly owner and clean place I love it it's unbeatable

Thank nic0las52
Sherwood Park, Canada
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40 reviews
38 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 6 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed September 14, 2015

I must admit. I've been sceptical. If indeed they don't keep regular hours...phone ahead. Just induged in a Super Donair after reading all the positive reviews. I've eaten here a few times in the last few years. I think because on my first visit I watched the chef pull the meat from a tray...and not off the spigot...I was turned... More 

Thank YEGibby
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28 reviews
11 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 19 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed March 17, 2015

Try the Super do air eat in or take out . Best donair in the Edmonton area . The owners are a pleasure.

1 Thank LorriJ
Kelowna, Canada
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72 reviews
56 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 127 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed January 31, 2015

Perfectly spicy meat, sweet tangy sauce and an excellent, fresh Pita bread. These Donairs are the best that I have ever had. Great friendly service and a comfortable, clean Cafe style location. This place is a consistently great Donair spot and famous around Edmonton and Sherwood Park. Forget the rest, this place is the best Donairs!

5 Thank Fred L
Sherwood Park, Canada
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12 reviews
12 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 10 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed December 10, 2014

I don't eat donairs that often, but when I do it's gotta be Famous. They have the best donairs in the area. I'm not going there for fine-dining so the atmosphere is just fine. It's clean, friendly, and good food. Even though I only go a couple of times a year, Robbie remembers me.

1 Thank Meagan C
Sherwood Park, Canada
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34 reviews
15 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 11 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed September 29, 2014

The best donairs around, great service. I call in my order ahead because the teens eat two each! Love the garlic sauce but the sweet sauce is great too!

1 Thank Karen S
Edmonton, Alberta
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10 reviews
4 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 22 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed August 9, 2014

Whenever my husband and son need a donair fix, they go to Famous Donair. I just went again yesterday with my eleven year old for my "once in a while donair" and was again pleased. Robbie is on vacation right now, and his nephew is running the business. Such friendly service, and the nephew even recognized my son and said... More 

1 Thank AlbertaBound08
Red Deer, Canada
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39 reviews
25 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 28 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed October 25, 2013

We have been going here for years. My husband has been on a first-name basis with the owner, Rob, since then. Rob is super friendly and remembers everyone's orders. And he makes a mean donair! Seriously, these are the best around. And Rob keeps the place very clean too. I think it's good value as well.

1 Thank Annahalliwell
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12 reviews
10 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 7 helpful votes
1 of 5 stars Reviewed August 15, 2013 via mobile

Tried this place with my son and was not impressed at all. Maybe I expected something excellent based on the name of the place but was very disappointed with the size and cost. In comparison to other places within walking distance I wouldn't go back. The service was good and cheerful though.

1 Thank Malaika1982
Sherwood Park, Canada
1 review
5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 10, 2013

The secret to being successful is to identify what you do well, and focus on that strength. That axiom is applied to its fullest extent at Famous Donair. This little storefron locaiton makes a great donair, period. I've tried other donair places, none compare for value, taste and service. My highest recommendation. I also know that the owner is a... More 

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Restaurant Details

Location and Contact Information

  • Address: 1080 Strathcona Drive, Sherwood Park, Alberta T8A 0Z7, Canada
  • Location: Canada  >  Alberta  >  Sherwood Park
  • Phone Number: 780-416-1833

Price and Cuisine

  • Average Prices: USD 5 - 11


Open Hours
11:00 am - 9:00 pm
11:00 am - 9:00 pm
11:00 am - 9:00 pm
11:00 am - 9:00 pm
11:00 am - 9:00 pm
11:00 am - 7:00 pm

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