Nicole And Michael's Guidebook

Nicole And Michael
We are two artists living and working in the heart of beautiful Beaconsfield, Toronto Canada. We have been all over North America, Europe and Asia and LOVE to meet fellow travellers and share all t... read more

Things to do in Toronto

433 local Airbnb hosts recommend

Perhaps our biggest downtown park...? Lot's of great trails, Grenadier Pond, and Colborne Lodge (built 1836). Pack a picnic!

610 local Airbnb hosts recommend

A short Dundas Streetcar East to McCaul drops you right at Toronto's flagship Art Museum, designed by Frank Gehry (local boy architect) with an extensive collection of Canadian and International Ar... read more

908 local Airbnb hosts recommend

Highest point in town, amazing views

260 local Airbnb hosts recommend

Take the Dundas Streetcar East for Big Screens, Open Square with Live Music, Entrance to Eaton Centre, AMC Movie Theatre for the blockbusters...this is Toronto Big City Downtown

260 local Airbnb hosts recommend

Hands down the best place in Toronto to see great cinema.

146 local Airbnb hosts recommend

best neapolitan pizza, fast, delicious! very noisy and lively!

163 local Airbnb hosts recommend

Because...Stanley Cup

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Urban "nature" at its best...pick up some Churrasqueira and walk over to Trinity Bellwoods for a picnic with all the downtown hipsters you can stand, great dog-watching, and pickup games of frisbee... read more

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Lakeview Lunch

Food SceneRestaurants
1132 Dundas Street West·Map·Hours·Website·

91 local Airbnb hosts recommend

24 hours all day breakfast, decent burgers

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The Dakota Tavern

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

80 local Airbnb hosts recommend

Bluegrass, Alt Folk Country...this is it also wicked weekend bluegrass brunch

252 local Airbnb hosts recommend

Take the ferry to Hanlon's Point and then just follow everyone walking to the beach! Some parts are clothing optional so watch the signs.

#12

Communist's Daughter

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

59 local Airbnb hosts recommend

if you're lucky Michael Louis Johnson will be tending bar...great juke box, vinyl nights, live matinees Saturday and Sunday...perfect bar

#13

Get Well

Drinks & NightlifeBars
1181 Dundas Street West·Map·

52 local Airbnb hosts recommend

Loud, Raucous, Craft Beer galore

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Lula Lounge

Drinks & NightlifeNightclubs
$$$· 1585 Dundas Street West·Map·Website·

31 local Airbnb hosts recommend

amazing live music and dancing, just minutes away

34 local Airbnb hosts recommend

Great for breakfast/brunch/coffee and seconds away on Dovercourt...local actors and musicians hang out

34 local Airbnb hosts recommend

terrific wine bar with delicious small plates of inspired local produce, great patio in summer, cosy inside in winter highly recommended for a mid-priced dinner for 2 with a glass of wine under $100

88 local Airbnb hosts recommend

Lovely Park with Bread Ovens and Organic Farmers Market on Thursdays, you can rent a campfire spot for an evening, there are basketball courts, a walking maze and space for frisbee throwing

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check their listings, there's always something good going on

22 local Airbnb hosts recommend

funky little spot for Cuban tapas, great mojitos, nice patio on leafy Dovercourt, right around the corner

73 local Airbnb hosts recommend

Liquor Control Board of Ontario is the only place to purchase wine, beer, spirits etc

19 local Airbnb hosts recommend

Bustling Churrasqueira (slow service but worth it) with a great big patio out back. This is Little Portugal at its best (and cheapest!) with roasted chicken and potatoes to fill you up for your lon... read more

14 local Airbnb hosts recommend

Whoever wakes up first walks down Beaconsfield to Mabel's for the best croissants in Toronto. Great bread and other pre-made selections too...

#23

Gayley's Cafe

Food SceneRestaurants
1424 Dundas Street West·Map·Hours·Website·

11 local Airbnb hosts recommend

a delicious homemade breakfast to start your day

11 local Airbnb hosts recommend

Iconic centre for Artists Books and Multiples, Art Metropole is a non-profit artist-run centre incorporated in 1974.

78 local Airbnb hosts recommend

all the basics, good prices

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There are locations all around Toronto; nearest to us is Dovercourt at Queen. Once you have joined, you can rent for a single journey or get a day pass and see it all!

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Local Canadian Art with a conceptual bent.

5 local Airbnb hosts recommend

Great selection of local designers and artisans

2 local Airbnb hosts recommend

a little pricey but great Italian coffee and pastries and deli

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Terrific selection of local emerging artists at very affordable prices. Tell Wil that Nicole and Michael sent you ;)