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Best things to do in Toronto

Discover the city according to locals. Find the best things to do, places to eat, and get priceless advice from the people who live here.

Bar
“Grungy bar that serves super interesting polish inspired cuisine designed by a top chef in Toronto. Suggest you walk-in to ensure you like the vibe before planning your night around it. ”
19 locals recommend
Restaurant
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“Well-appointed restaurant serving modern takes on traditional Canadian dishes--"bannock" is a First Nations word for bread. They've taken my favourite cod doughnuts off the menu but the maple bacon ceasar is still on there so it's well worth a trip.”
19 locals recommend
Café
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“My favourite restaurant in the entire city! Pizza! Salad! Fresh bread! Coffee! Bar Ape bars!”
15 locals recommend
Bus Station
“If you're heading Northbound on the subway, this is the station that you'll want to start at.”
14 locals recommend
Café
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“Eclectic Mediterranean-inspired menu features hearty and nutritious salads, gourmet sandwiches and all-day breakfasts made fresh to order, bread and pastries baked fresh in-store throughout the day and a wide selection of premium beverages.”
13 locals recommend
Building
“Go down by Lake Ontario and walk along the Lake and check out the little shops.”
19 locals recommend
Bakery
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“Sweet Bliss in Leslieville makes delicious cupcakes, cinnamon buns, apricot oatmeal squares, spanakopita and other baked treats”
16 locals recommend
Cocktail Bar
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“The Rivoli is a bar, restaurant and performance space, established in 1982, on Queen Street West in Toronto, Ontario, Canada. The club originally earned a reputation as one of Canada's hippest music clubs, and many major Canadian comedy and musical performers have played on its stage, including The Kids in the Hall, Gordon Downie, The Frantics, Nirvanna The Band, Sean Cullen and the infamous Dark Shows”
14 locals recommend
Korean Restaurant
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“My favorite Korean restaurant in Korea Town (close to Christie Subway station). Try pork bone soup!!!”
14 locals recommend
Grocery or Supermarket
“A little further than Loblaws and less selection, however more budget friendly. ”
10 locals recommend
Restaurant
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“If you want delicious burgers.. try the Priest or Magnum, and the chili cheese fries.”
10 locals recommend
Restaurant
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“Lively Middle Eastern place serving barbecued halal meats, house-baked pitas & baklava made on-site.”
13 locals recommend
Thai Restaurant
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“not much atmosphere, but get the takeout penang curry. very good quality thai food. ”
3 locals recommend
Italian Restaurant
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“This restaurant has great food and drinks. On Sunday they put on an amazing Italian style brunch with champagne but make reservations in advance.”
9 locals recommend
Restaurant
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“Modern restaurant opened up by a Hollywood Director. Sophisticated but casual. Very popular among the pre-theatre dinner crowd. I listed it because it's literally RIGHT across the street from the main entrance of our building on Adelaide. If you need a quick bite or are tired the night of your arrival, this a a great go-to restaurant. ”
13 locals recommend
Restaurant
“Bar with pub grub, British classics & housemate curries, plus weekly trivia nights & brunch”
9 locals recommend