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Don's Import Store & Delicatessen is a store in Los Angeles. It first appears in the episode "The Sponge Who Could Fly."




The store is painted beige and has straight rock-covered decor to the left and right sides of the entrance. The sign reads the store's name, with the word "Don's" written in white text and the words "Import Store & Delicatessen" in orange text. Below the store's name, some of the products that it sells are written in white text.


It sells imported goods and cold cuts, cheeses, and a variety of salads, as well as a selection of unusual or foreign prepared foods, which is what a Delicatessen sells. According to their sign, they sell sandwiches, soft drinks, beer and wine.

Role in episode

It briefly appears when Patchy has to pass it in order to find the lost episode of SpongeBob SquarePants.


  • According to the storyboard version of "The Sponge Who Could Fly," the store has a "No Pirates" sign, which it got cut from the final version.
  • On Patchy's map, the store is called "Don's Market." In the storyboard, it was originally planned to be called "Shop n Shop," a parody of Stop & Shop.