Sandra's Guidebook

Sandra
I am an artist and educator. I share my home with my husband and teenage son, as well as a furry and friendly Labradoodle named Stella. We have enjoyed our Airbnb experiences as guest and look f... read more

Things to do in Toronto

587 local Airbnb hosts recommend

The Royal Ontario Museum (ROM) is among the world’s leading museums of natural history and world cultures.

610 local Airbnb hosts recommend

Its collection includes more than 80,000 works spanning the first century to the present day. A short Dundas Streetcar East to McCaul drops you right at Toronto's flagship Art Museum, designed by F... read more

504 local Airbnb hosts recommend

Indoor market with many bakers, butchers & artisans. Lots of fresh produce, meat & fish on weekends. North / Farmer's Market: Sat 5am to 3pm. South Market: Tu - Th - 8am to 6pm, Fri - 8am to 7pm, S... read more

908 local Airbnb hosts recommend

What was once the tallest freestanding structure in the world, is now 3rd tallest in the world! You can either see it from afar, or walk right up to the base of it. There are some observatory floor... read more

561 local Airbnb hosts recommend

Rogers Centre (originally known as SkyDome) is a multi-purpose stadium in downtown Toronto.It is home to the Toronto Blue Jays of Major League Baseball and the Canadian Football League.

576 local Airbnb hosts recommend

You can see the eclectric, earthy side of Toronto here with fresh fruit and veggie markets, funky shops, no shortage of clothing, trinkets and incense from India, Africa, Nepal and more. Music reco... read more

489 local Airbnb hosts recommend

The Distillery District is a commercial and residential district in Toronto. Located east of downtown, it contains numerous cafés, restaurants, and shops housed within heritage buildings of the for... read more

#8

The Drake Hotel

Everything Else
$$$$· 1150 Queen Street West·Map·Hours·Website·

239 local Airbnb hosts recommend

Café, restaurant with outdoor patio in the summer.

336 local Airbnb hosts recommend

The heart and soul of Toronto's west end, Trinity Bellwoods is filled with everything a warm summer day needs - tennis courts, baseball fields, a dog bowl, slackline posts, and plenty of quiet shad... read more

231 local Airbnb hosts recommend

Harbourfront Centre is a year-round facility, featuring concerts, dance performances, readings, films and kids’ shows every weekend and many weeknights throughout the year.

759 local Airbnb hosts recommend

Toronto Eaton Centre is Canada's premier shopping destination and it is exactly the place you are looking for. It offers huge selection of more than 190 retailers, restaurants and services. Toronto... read more

160 local Airbnb hosts recommend

Best tacos in Toronto - perhaps the world. Try the guac and chips, followed by fish tacos and whatever sounds good to you; it's all excellent. This place is small, attracts a young & hip crowd, has... read more

159 local Airbnb hosts recommend

The best craft beer spot in the city. Always something new, tasty, and inventive. Awesome salumi and cheese boards.

260 local Airbnb hosts recommend

This theatre is the home of the annual Toronto International Film Festival. Throughout the year this extravagant theatre shows independent, cultural, and world acclaimed films for arts and film ent... read more

#15

Pizzeria Libretto

Food SceneRestaurants
$$· 221 Ossington Avenue·Map·Hours·Website·

146 local Airbnb hosts recommend

The pizzas here are thin crust, and full of fresh, high quality toppings! Service is great and ambiance is the hip, cozy type you would expect for a dinner spot in the Ozzy. This place gets busy ... read more

266 local Airbnb hosts recommend

One of the largest Chinatowns in North America. Chinese food restaurants, bubble tea houses, Chinese grocery stores, Chinese herbal medicine, even a Chinese shopping mall.

#17

Terroni

Food SceneRestaurants
$$· 720 Queen Street West·Map·Hours·Website·

125 local Airbnb hosts recommend

Best Pizza in the City... well one at least in the top three. Everyone in Toronto fights over who has the best pizza... Terroni, Libretto or Queen Margherita. The other two are walking distance.

#18

The Dakota Tavern

Drinks & NightlifeBars
$$$· 249 Ossington Avenue·Map·Hours·Website·

80 local Airbnb hosts recommend

Music Venues, Dive Bars One of the best live music venue in Toronto. This is the favourite spot of Canadian rock stars in the city.

69 local Airbnb hosts recommend

Vietnamese Busy Spot Fast Service Inexpensive Pho, vermicelli noodle dishes

141 local Airbnb hosts recommend

The Air Canada Centre is a multi-purpose indoor sporting arena. Teams: Toronto Marlies, Toronto Rock, Toronto Raptors, Toronto Maple Leafs

#21

Union

Food SceneRestaurants
$$$· 72 Ossington Avenue·Map·Hours·Website·

62 local Airbnb hosts recommend

Go here for brunch, lunch or dinner. Union plates and amazing array of dishes. Whether your in the mood for a traditional burger or steak tartare, Union has got you covered. Be warned, many other... read more

#22

Communist's Daughter

Drinks & NightlifeBars
$· 1149 Dundas Street West·Map·Hours·

59 local Airbnb hosts recommend

Bar Small, busy spot cool people, good prices, cozy atmosphere Jukebox!

47 local Airbnb hosts recommend

Tapas,/small plates, music, cocktails Great tequila and mezcal selection, nice cocktail list

#24

Foxley Bistro And Bar

Food SceneRestaurants
$$$· 207 Ossington Avenue·Map·Hours·

43 local Airbnb hosts recommend

Asian Fusion, Tapas Bars Must trys: Ginger molasses pork side ribs kale salad ceviche fried chicken noodles eggplant truffle cod

#25

Odd Seoul

Food SceneRestaurants
$$· 90 Ossington Ave·Map·Hours·Website·

35 local Airbnb hosts recommend

Korean fusion snack bar. Avocado Slaw, Kim Chi Pork Belly!

#26

Sweaty Betty's

Drinks & NightlifeBars
$· 13 Ossington Avenue·Map·Hours·Website·

33 local Airbnb hosts recommend

Dive Bar Beer, whiskey, good music, chill bartenders

26 local Airbnb hosts recommend

The drinks are decently priced - approx $8 for a regular G&T and $10 for something fancy like an old fashioned.

#28

Pho Tien Thanh

Food SceneRestaurants
57 Ossington Avenue·Map·Hours·

21 local Airbnb hosts recommend

Vietnamese Highly recommend this place for Pho.

73 local Airbnb hosts recommend

Liquor store with a very respectable selection of wines, spirits and beer. Other outlets are scattered around the city core.

15 local Airbnb hosts recommend

Cuban Sandwiches & Desserts. Beef Short Ribs, Conch Fritters, Yuca frita