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1401 20 Ave NW, Calgary, Alberta T2M 1G6, Canada
+1 403-289-1400
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  • Excellent67%
  • Very good22%
  • Average8%
  • Poor1%
  • Terrible2%
Travellers talk about
“donair” (76 reviews)
“shawarmas” (17 reviews)
Restaurant Hours
Lebanese, Fast food, Mediterranean, Middle Eastern, Deli, Halal, Gluten Free Options
1401 20 Ave NW, Calgary, Alberta T2M 1G6, Canada
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Reviewed 6 days ago via mobile

So good, been going there for ages and will always come back when I’m in town, highly recommend. Huge servings so bring an appetite

Thank Reid C
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

I have been eating here off and on for years. The place doesn’t look like much from the outside but the food is delicious. It is takeout only but there is limited outdoor seating for the summer months. I highly recommend the chicken shawarma and...More

Thank Torrey K
Reviewed May 4, 2018

OMG so busy but great people!!! Small Beef Donair is MORE than enough for a lunch! Great temperature and flavor. There was a wait for orders and we got to try a free goodie.... don't miss the desserts! Sweet people that are 100% Customer Service...More

Thank CaitieBC
Reviewed April 23, 2018 via mobile

The food is amazing and staff are amazing. Been coming to this place for years ever since I met my wife. You won’t be disappointed. Signed Edmonton boy. Pretty sure people move to Calgary for the food and most importantly Jimmy.

Thank Christopher A
Reviewed March 20, 2018 via mobile

Needed a Mediterranean fix. Was in the area. Got a bit of everything. Wow do these folks know how to cook. They have been here 28 yrs. Loved the banter back and forth. Mmmmm the food samplers were over the top. Be back soon!!!

Thank Gary H
Reviewed March 4, 2018 via mobile

Must try this place is you are in Calgary! Delicious shwarmas, amazing selection of olives and Mediterranean fair.

Thank Mello Y
Reviewed February 26, 2018

Given the amazing reviews for this place I expected a Donair Palace, instead I found a very cramped and overly dumpy little corner store in a borderline decrepit residential area with very difficult parking. There is lots to love and hate about this place: LOVE:...More

Thank metaungulate
Reviewed January 20, 2018

Went here for supper tonight and it was an all around awesome experience. We were warmly greeted by a staff member from behind the counter when we walked in, our order was taken and we received more friendly service. As our orders were being prepared...More

Thank hoteamom
Reviewed December 25, 2017 via mobile

I stopped in for a beef donair a week ago and it's been a couple years since I've been here so I wanted to grab a donair for old times sake. It was still the best donair I've ever had, tons of meat, sweet sauce...More

Reviewed December 11, 2017 via mobile

My partner and I frequent Jimmy's and have not found tastier falafel, chicken shawarma, or hummus in the city. The staff have always been plesant, although we've had a few odd interactions with Jimmy himself, including once when he came in to check on things...More

Thank RoadsideYoga
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  • Food
  • Value
Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Takeout, Outdoor Seating, Delivery
Good for
Child-friendly, Kids
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 1401 20 Ave NW, Calgary, Alberta T2M 1G6, Canada
  • Location: Canada  >  Alberta  >  Calgary
  • Phone Number: +1 403-289-1400
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