Edmonton, Alberta, Canada: World's Largest Donair Meat (Gone)

Almost six feet tall and 567 pounds, visible through a small window.
Directions:
Charles Smart Donair. Southeast side of downtown, at the Charles Smart Restaurant on Whyte Avenue NW.
Phone:
780-468-2099
Status:
Gone

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World's Largest Donair (Gyro) Meat

The World's Largest Donair was located at the Charles Smart Donair restaurant in Edmonton. One can still see the window into the cold storage fridge where this mighty piece of meat once resided. But it has deceased. According to the cashier it has been gone three years. All that is left is a few mouldering newspaper stories pinned to the wall.

[Gregory Melle Notsorry.com, 07/22/2008]

Another example of why meat is not a good medium for a landmark (but it's better than butter).

World's Largest Donair (Gyro) Meat

World's largest donair meat at the Charles Smart Restaurant on Whyte Ave, Edmonton. 567 lbs, 5 foot 7 inches in height, Diameter of 62 inches at the top, and 42 inches at the bottom.

[Nicky Pearson, 05/14/2003]

Visible through a small window. Reportedly there has been a larger donair crafted elsewhere, but it was eaten.

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