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Lee's Donuts

1689 Johnston Street, Vancouver, British Columbia V6H 3R9, Canada
+1 604-685-4021
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  • Excellent74%
  • Very good20%
  • Average4%
  • Poor1%
  • Terrible1%
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“donuts” (130 reviews)
“donut holes” (11 reviews)
“honey glaze” (9 reviews)
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9:00 AM - 7:00 PM Hours
1689 Johnston Street, Vancouver, British Columbia V6H 3R9, Canada
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Reviewed 11 May 2018

These are just absolutely wonderful! And you can watch them being made on the side. Just a great stop in the market.

1  Thank beth ann k
Reviewed 22 April 2018

Long line so I thought I'd buy half a dozen to see what all the fuss was about. Got a variety and split them with my husband. Good tasting donuts with lots of variety and flavours. Needed to walk around for the rest of the...More

1  Thank Krissydidit
Reviewed 25 March 2018

A must stop at Granville Public Market is getting at least one donut from Lee’s. The place is an “institution” since 1979, nearly forty years. Usually there is a line and wait. This is an extremely popular kiosk at the market. My favorite donut is...More

3  Thank Marty B
Reviewed 19 February 2018

Each time I visit Vancouver I go with a dining theme. I try to find the best burger, best fish and chips, best something else. On my last trip I compared several donut shops. I had read that Lee’s was a great place and of...More

1  Thank dgreenbee
Reviewed 31 January 2018

I am not really a dessert type of guy but after having one of their donuts, I could change.Even though this was day old, this cake style donut was "so good". This one had a peanut butter flavour. It sure surpasses the donut chains. They...More

3  Thank Jeffrey M
Reviewed 5 January 2018

This is a small family owned shop with an iconic history within the Granville Island Market. The staff is friendly and the donuts are simply delicious. The batter is tasty and they are fried to perfection, fluffy and mouth-watering. The brown sugar/cinnamon one is my...More

3  Thank mabrondani
Reviewed 3 January 2018 via mobile

Returned to Granville Island for the second time just to get some donuts. The jelly donut, chocolate sprinkle and powdered are perfection. This is our second trip to Vancouver from Western Australia and if we’ve got time before we leave we will come back for...More

3  Thank cortona142015
Reviewed 28 December 2017

We took the Granville Market tour and came over here to have a fresh donut right out of the fryer. It was the best tasting donut I've ever had. I'm not sure how I overlooked the place on past visits but do whatever you need...More

3  Thank NatashaRatliff
Reviewed 9 December 2017

This place has the best, most fresh donuts I've ever had! We actually had donuts that were baked a few hours earlier, but they were still delish!!! Try the honey glaze.

3  Thank Mona M
Reviewed 14 November 2017

We had a variety of donuts amongst the group. Nothing out of the ordinary but better than some. I wouldn't go out of my way to get a dozen but while at the market it would be the donut of choice

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Granville Island & Fairview
One of the favoured neighbourhoods for a day out,
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hobby shops and book stores, restaurants and bars, all
offer a plethora of activities and entertainment
options, leaving no one bored. The highlight of the
area is the Fisherman's Wharf, where the seagulls
overhead and the smell of the sea invigorate its many
visitors, some of who are there to shop the fresh
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Ray L
7 November 2017|
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Response from Renegade225 | Reviewed this property |
It would be reasonable to believe that all merchants must conform to the Granville Island Public Market hours of operation which to the best of my knowledge and belief are from 9:00 AM until 7:00 PM daily.
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Restaurant Details

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Takeout, Wheelchair Accessible
Open Hours
9:00 AM - 7:00 PM
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Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 1689 Johnston Street, Vancouver, British Columbia V6H 3R9, Canada
  • Location: Canada  >  British Columbia  >  Vancouver>  > Granville Island & Fairview
  • Neighbourhood: Granville Island & Fairview
  • Phone Number: +1 604-685-4021
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Proud purveyor of Vancouver’s favourite Honey Dip and classic donut recipes! Located in the Granville Island Public Market Since 1979
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