James & Julie's Guidebook

James & Julie
We are happy to manage a select group of properties for friends in Toronto. As airbnb hosts and guests ourselves, we love the personal experience and new friends we make through airbnb. We look... read more

Things to do in Toronto

516 local Airbnb hosts recommend

Seeing with da fishes

908 local Airbnb hosts recommend

Try the 360 Restaurant. Surprisingly good food with the best view of the city anywhere. Plus, with reservations your trip up is free.

576 local Airbnb hosts recommend

One the the most unique neighborhoods in the city. While still retaining some of it's Bohemian roots, cool new bars and restaurants are raising rents and the area is changing. Check it out before... read more

759 local Airbnb hosts recommend

Large indoor Mall

159 local Airbnb hosts recommend

Moderately priced trendy, contemporary and eclectic restaurant located a short walk from the condo. Contemporary / eclectic cuisine and features a patio, casual dining, full dinner menu in a casual... read more

130 local Airbnb hosts recommend

Where to buy Beer, Wine and Spirits. Only open until until 9pm M-F, 6PM Sunday. Right on the corner of King and Spadina.

266 local Airbnb hosts recommend

This is the larger of Toronto's 2 China towns.

#8

Khao San Road

Food SceneRestaurants
$· 326 Adelaide Street West·Map·Hours·Website·

93 local Airbnb hosts recommend

Currently located on Queen Street West and soon to open directly across the street from the condo!!! Yay!! I absolutely love this place. Fantastic Thai Street style food in a lively and casual at... read more

#9

Buca

Food SceneRestaurants
$$$· 604 King Street West·Map·Hours·Website·

73 local Airbnb hosts recommend

Absolutely amazing Italian restaurant. Reservations recommended. See my write up on bar buca and choose between the two. :-)

#10

Brassaii

Food SceneRestaurants
$$$· 461 King Street West·Map·Hours·Website·

58 local Airbnb hosts recommend

The gem of King Street West, Brassaii Restaurant & Lounge has quickly become the destination to see and be seen in Toronto. The bustling, casual/chic environment is complemented by specially create... read more

49 local Airbnb hosts recommend

Located in the split-level space that was once Roxy Blu nightclub, Peter Tsebelis (Brant House, Brassaii, Maro), has created a high-end steakhouse. Jacobs features Pennsylvania USDA Prime offered i... read more

#12

Bar Hop

Drinks & NightlifeBars
391 King Street West·Map·Hours·Website·

48 local Airbnb hosts recommend

Sister location of their larger Peter St. haunt. Great craft brew house and bar. You can see it from the balcony. :-)

42 local Airbnb hosts recommend

Mmmm, chocolate!

47 local Airbnb hosts recommend

One of my favourite brunch spots in the city but great at any time of day. (Possibly the most gastronomic brunch I've had). Italian bistro run by one of Toronto's top chef's, Rob Gentile. Classy... read more

76 local Airbnb hosts recommend

No longer the hippest address in town, the original Queen West is now a retail strip fronting global brands like Zara, H&M and Lululemon.

#16

Rodney's Oyster House

Food SceneRestaurants
$$$$· 469 King Street West·Map·Hours·Website·

41 local Airbnb hosts recommend

Great seafood restaurant and oyster bar. Nice casual atmosphere and great food.

#17

Weslodge Saloon

Food SceneRestaurants
$· 480 King Street West·Map·Hours·Website·

42 local Airbnb hosts recommend

Weslodge Saloon offers a little bit of everything - brunch, lunch, dinner, prix fixe, dessert and cocktails. Slick decor and a late night kitchen open until 2am. Just look for the iconic yellow do... read more

23 local Airbnb hosts recommend

Haven't been but this is a very busy club and not far from the condo.

5 local Airbnb hosts recommend

Hush specializes in American cuisine and features a patio, brunch, open late hours, kids' menu, daily specials, family dining in a casual atmosphere

47 local Airbnb hosts recommend

Right on the corner of King and Spadina.

24 local Airbnb hosts recommend

The Spadina Street cars run North to Spadina Subway Station and South to Lakeshore.

5 local Airbnb hosts recommend

Health food store and organic grocery.