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1080 Strathcona Drive, Sherwood Park, Alberta T8A 0Z7, Canada
+1 780-416-1833
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11:00 - 21:00
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Mon - Fri 11:00 - 21:00
Sat 11:00 - 19:00
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Edmonton
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43 reviews
12 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 65 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 January 2017 via mobile

Tried my first Donair, awesome! I was appreciative of the different options for sauce because I'm not a huge fan of the sweet sauce. Would definitely recommend!

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1 Thank _TheVacationers_1523
Sherwood Park, Canada
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155 reviews
78 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 122 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 7 December 2016 via mobile

They simply make the best donairs in Sherwood Park. They come with very large portions of donair meat and a choice of sauces. A must visit for donair lovers.

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Thank Oilersfan1
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26 reviews
21 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 7 helpful votes
3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 16 November 2016 via mobile

Being a resident of Sherwood Park there is the plethora of donairs ranging from junk to mediocre. This one being the best and worth a review. Price is very reasonable also and I would recommend this place for lunch or dinner.

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Thank Luke K
Edmonton, Canada
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20 reviews
13 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 2 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 8 November 2016 via mobile

I had the best donair in my life , i advice that place to everybody in the city , great service , awesome food

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Thank Bahaa M
Edmonton, Canada
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112 reviews
78 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 51 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 14 October 2016

This place is pretty simple, no frills. But oh my do they make an excellent donair!! Don't let the simple decor and location fool you. These folks show great care and pride in their product and it shows in the amazing taste of their food. I can see why lots of Sherwood Park residents rave about this hidden gem. For... More 

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1 Thank Rousu
Edmonton, Canada
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105 reviews
55 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 49 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 16 June 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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1 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 bubbles Reviewed 27 May 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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22 reviews
7 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 5 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 24 December 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 bubbles Reviewed 31 October 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 bubbles Reviewed 14 September 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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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
    Service
    5 of 5 bubbles
  • Value
    5 of 5 bubbles
    Atmosphere
    4 of 5 bubbles
Average prices
US$5 - US$11
Cuisine
Fast food, Canadian, Middle Eastern
Meals
Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Takeout, Seating, Wheelchair Accessible
Good for
Child-friendly, Cheap Eats
Open Hours
Monday
11:00 - 21:00
Tuesday
11:00 - 21:00
Wednesday
11:00 - 21:00
Thursday
11:00 - 21:00
Friday
11:00 - 21:00
Saturday
11:00 - 19:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 1080 Strathcona Drive, Sherwood Park, Alberta T8A 0Z7, Canada
  • Location: Canada  >  Alberta  >  Sherwood Park
  • Phone Number: +1 780-416-1833

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  • Do you have gluten-free options?
  • Is there a dress code?
  • Do you allow dogs on the outdoor patio?