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Famous Donair

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1080 Strathcona Dr, Sherwood Park, Alberta T8A 0Z7, Canada
780-416-1833
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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
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Edmonton, Canada
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70 reviews
42 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 37 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 16, 2016

One of the best donairs I've found in the Edmonton area. Basha in Leduc is probably tops, but this is right up there. Meat is not too seasoned, and the sweet sauce is nearly the same as the amazing donairs up in Fort McMurray! Price was about average too. And the staff were SUPER friendly. A large majority of the... More 

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Thank Chris D
Edmonton, Canada
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9 reviews
9 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
5 of 5 stars Reviewed May 27, 2016 via mobile

I love Famous Donair the owners are so great and the food is excellent. I've been going to Famous for years and never go anywhere else!!! Seriously you have to try the donair poutine, real cheese curds, donair meat, real gravy and sweet sauce, it's epic!! You can thank me later :) The owners are so friendly!! Best DONAIR!!

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Thank Lindseylou_30
Sherwood Park, Canada
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18 reviews
6 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 4 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed December 24, 2015 via mobile

I have to admit I was weary when the uncle past the torch down. But the service and the donairs are still excellent. Ive been to many different donair shops throughout BC & Alberta nothing compares :)

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Thank HappyTravels1923
Sherwood Park, Canada
1 review
5 of 5 stars Reviewed October 31, 2015 via mobile

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

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Thank nic0las52
Sherwood Park, Canada
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40 reviews
38 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 11 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed September 14, 2015 via mobile

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 

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Thank YEGibby
alberta
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35 reviews
12 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 23 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.

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2 Thank LorriJ
Kelowna, Canada
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73 reviews
57 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 133 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!

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5 Thank Fred L
Sherwood Park, Canada
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12 reviews
12 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 11 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.

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1 Thank Meagan C
Sherwood Park, Canada
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35 reviews
16 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 12 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!

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1 Thank Karen S
Sherwood Park, Canada
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15 reviews
6 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 24 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 

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    4.5 of 5 stars
    Service
    5 of 5 stars
  • Value
    4.5 of 5 stars
    Atmosphere
    4 of 5 stars
Average prices
$5 - $11
Cuisine
Fast Food, Canadian
Meals
Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Takeout, Wheelchair Accessible
Good for
Families with children
Open Hours
Monday
11:00 am - 9:00 pm
Tuesday
11:00 am - 9:00 pm
Wednesday
11:00 am - 9:00 pm
Thursday
11:00 am - 9:00 pm
Friday
11:00 am - 9:00 pm
Saturday
11:00 am - 7:00 pm
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 1080 Strathcona Dr, Sherwood Park, Alberta T8A 0Z7, Canada
  • Location: Canada  >  Alberta  >  Sherwood Park
  • Phone Number: 780-416-1833

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