Doner Pocket Opens on Clematis (Video)

Doner Pocket
Doner Pocket brings kebabs from Germany to West Palm Beach.
German kebab joint Doner Pocket has infiltrated America with the opening of its first shop in West Palm Beach. The restaurant serves meats slow-cooked on rotating skewers, served on platters and pitas. Doner Kebab is based on the many "kebab shops" in Germany -- small restaurants that serve doner pockets, pocket rolls, and fries.

Kebab shops in Europe are an indirect result of the migration of many Turks to Germany throughout the 1970's, who opened small kebab shops like the ones they owned in Istanbul and elsewhere in Turkey.

Eventually the recipes changed to suit European taste buds and more veggies and sauces were added to what once was a more simple Turkish street food.

The restaurant's menu reflects this simplicity, and sandwiches are priced according to your choice of protein: chicken or turkey ($6.95), vegetable ($5.95), or beef ($7.95) are served on a pita with your choice of vegetables. Platters range from $9.95 to $11.95.

Doner Pocket is open late nightly to serve hungry Clematis bargoers.

Doner Pocket, 330 Clematis St., West Palm Beach.

Check out the Doner Pocket crew's journey from Germany to Clematis:

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William Roger Cummings
William Roger Cummings

Thank you very much for the kind comments. It was a challenge when Colin was left alone by Dennis and his Dad. Only they know their reason, but the doener kabab is such a great food and the Americans love it just like the Germans. Colin was right. Doener for the World.

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