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Best things to do in King West Village, Old Toronto

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

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“Considered Toronto’s entertainment district , most of the cities most popular restaurants, lounges and night clubs are located here. A few of my favorite restaurants are Patria (contemporary Spanish cuisine), Lees (celebrity chef SuSur Lees asian inspired fusion) and Rodneys Oyster house (if you enjoy fresh seafood). ”
79 locals recommend
Coffee Shop
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“Home to trendy, artsy lofts and unique small businesses, this area offers a park, shopping and delicious restaurant options. There's a youthful atmosphere here and a sense of energy and vibrancy that comes from the concentration of creative sector businesses. Stroll through and grab a pint at the Brazenhead!”
62 locals recommend
Comfort Food Restaurant
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“One of the best places for brunch in the city however, get there early it fills up quick almost every day of the week! ”
68 locals recommend
Restaurant
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“Stylish bar offering a lengthy wine list, 16 beers on tap & an eclectic menu, plus a spacious pati”
65 locals recommend
New American Restaurant
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“is consistently buzzing with energy and excitement. The interior elicits an unorthodox atmosphere where you are able to let loose and unwind. The menu possesses a diverse range of burgers, but some of the best dishes include the fish tacos, the local burger and the crispy chicken sandwich. the joint is also known or their large beer selection, with the bee's taps on a consistent rotation from lager to mild ale, American ale, dark and seasonal beers. ”
55 locals recommend
Pub
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“- Type of food: Pub - Great vibe before and after Toronto FC games. The fans like to gather here for drinks and food - Good place for a pint of Guinness and some pub food”
48 locals recommend
Coffee Shop
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“Great coffee and pastries. Their muffins aren't too sweet but extremely tasty.”
29 locals recommend
Liquor Store
“Should I put this under essentials? This should solve all your alcohol and liquor needs!”
16 locals recommend
Gym
“A fully functioning workout facility with a large weight room and classes. They often offer free trials as well to new guests.”
18 locals recommend
Hockey Arena
“An arena used for agricultural displays, ice hockey, and trade shows. (7 min drive)”
18 locals recommend
Beer Store
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“Our local Beer Store! Be sure to ask about our great Ontario Craft Beers manufactured by small independents ... they are fantastic.... Mill Street Organic and Steam Whistle are 2 of my favourites!”
8 locals recommend
Rental Car Location
“It's a quick walk (5-7 min) through the park to Enterprise. Handy if you aren't renting a car from the airport but need one for only part of your visit. https://www.enterprise.ca/en/home.html”
8 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
Cafe
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“FRESH COFFEE IN THE PENTHOUSE, BUT IF YOU CARE FOR STARBUCK'S HERES THE CLOSEST”
6 locals recommend
Lounge
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“Minimalist lounge & restaurant with cocktails & Southern Italian-influenced small plates.”
13 locals recommend
Tech Startup
“Uber car share is available in Toronto. Download the Uber app for more information. ”
13 locals recommend