Situated in the historic Distillery District, Mill Street Brew Pub has had the distinction of winning close to 60 awards, some of which include the Best Brewpub/Tied House in Ontario, Best Microbrewery and a gold medal in the Ontario Brewing Awards. Besides, it has also bagged prizes for its individual brews. This beer connoisseurs' destination is tucked away in a historic Victorian building and produces premium hand-crafted lager beers and ales. It boasts of a cozy ambience, with a large patio area, and spacious brick-walled and wooden interiors with multiple large screen televisions. It serves 14 hand-crafted lager beers including the popular Original Organic Lager and Tankhouse Ale. It also offers excellent snacks to complement the beverage selection and you can feast on Stuffed French Toast, Eggs Charlotte and Quiche. This pub hosts regular events and you can even take a tour of the brewery and watch them brew one of their award-winning beers. If you can't get enough of this place, you can take home some of their merchandise from their retail store on-site.
Jacobs & Co. Steakhouse serves some of the most deliciously handcrafted steaks. Located in the Fashion District, this steakhouse also doubles as a piano bar, where you can sit for hours and listen to the pianist play. Offering a lavish ambience and courteous service, the restaurant serves an eclectic menu of meats, which are sourced from the best possible places. The menu consists of a wide range of dishes to please everyone's palate. Try the Kurobuta Pork Ribeye, Caesar Salad, Beef Tartar and Seafood Tower, which promise to be as awesome as the list of house-aged steaks. Round off your meal with one of the delectable desserts on offer. Reserve a table for that special occasion, and allow the team at Jacob's to take you on an unforgettable gastronomical journey.
Located on Ossington Avenue, Union is a local favorite when it comes to French dining. Dishes like steak hache, elk sliders and mussels keep the customers coming back for more. The bright, lively restaurant also features a splendid wine list. Between a friendly, attentive service, gorgeous food and stellar drinks, there is nothing to complain at Union. There is also prix fixe menus available for those interested. Overall, the entire dining experience makes Union totally worth it!
Le Paradis is a charming restaurant in the neighborhood of Yorkville. Its brick walls decked with poster art, checkered-tile floor, dim light and hanging plants in various areas give a warmth to this French bistro-brasserie. Always brimming with patrons, their menu daily changes yet is delightful to the palate. Check out the chalkboard for daily specials. These include dishes like Crispy Frog’s Legs, Escargots à la Bourguignone (snails with smoked pork belly, herb butter and white wine), Pan-seared Atlantic Salmon and Osso Bucco à la Milanaise. Complement your meal with wine.
Granite Brewery on Eglinton Avenue in Davisville is home to several local brews, craft beers, cask-conditioned ales and stouts that are brewed on site. Offered on tap or take-away bottles, these blends are some of the best local brews around. Apart from the prolific beer-list, there's also a wine menu that features many red, white and bubbly vinos and a selection of spirits that includes whiskeys, scotches, malts and gins. For the munchies, Granite offers an All-American menu that includes classic dishes like crispy calamari, chicken fingers and a range of burgers, pastas and salads. All in all, a great place to eat, drink and be merry!
The ultimate sports bar in Downtown Toronto, Real Sports Bar & Grill believe "Sport isn't a hobby, it's a religion". Thriving on the motto, this sports bar promises its patrons a fun-filled space that creates an atmosphere of a real sports arena. With a humongous 39-foot HD TV(two-storey high!) and 199 HD screens flanked across the bar, you can never miss a goal or a basket. To fuel your sporting spirit, they have their 112 taps running with over 36 different types of beer brands. The giant venue is divided in two floors and has a 900-capacity seating, with VIP seating areas that are perfect for your next private party or function. Ultimate destination for those with a sports fever!Â Â
The D Bar is located at the Four Seasons Hotel, Toronto. Here you will find some of the most innovative cocktails made by bartenders who are masters at their craft. Their cocktails are infused with traditional spirits and seasonal ingredients. They also serve craft beers and offer an extensive wine list. Drinks can be impeccably complemented with charcuterie, artisanal cheeses and small plates. As the address suggests, since it is a part of the Four Seasons hotel, the place effortlessly exudes a sophisticated charm through its elite decor and tasteful interiors.
If you wish to enjoy scrumptious Italian food then Scaddabush is surely the apt place for you. In a warm and welcoming ambiance, this Italian culinary gem treats patrons with authentic dishes made from locally-sourced, fresh ingredients. Whether you crave seafood or are in the mood for some meaty goodness, Scaddabush has got it all covered for you. Food arrives at your table looking like a work of art and its taste does complete justice to its appearance. The service is top notch, leaving no room complaints whatsoever.
If you are waiting for a good game to start then there cannot be a spot better than Duke’s Refresher + Bar to watch the game. With a varied selection of beers to keep your thirst in check, a decadent food menu to satiate your appetite and a prompt service to make it all available within no time, this place impresses on every level. The bar is lined with television screens, so you are sure to catch even the slightest action irrespective of where you sit. In addition, Duke’s Refresher + Bar is also equipped with WiFi.
An elegant establishment delighting locals and travelers alike, Reds Midtown Tavern is where you can enjoy well-prepared seafood and an impressive selection of wines. The restaurant has a lovely decor, drenched in shades of rustic brown and illuminated with yellow lights, the warm dining room is simply perfect for any occasion. The menu is a celebration of treasures from the sea, try the crab chowder, Spanish mussels, scallop ceviche or pan-roasted salmon to satiate your seafood cravings. They also serve steaks, if you simply cannot ignore meat. Complement your fare with something from the wine list, rely on waiters for suggestions over pairing.
Boxcar Social is unique. Sip coffees from around the world, or craft beers and whiskeys, as you enjoy a conversation or indulge in some alone time. The finest coffees from Kenya, Colombia, and Brazil make their way to Boxcar to be processed into delicious drinks to savor. The menu keeps rotating so that the visitors experience a variety from across the globe. The beer-and-whiskey story is the same: the best from Toronto, Quebec, Germany, and Belgium are served here. Paired with wines of France, Italy, Spain, and many more the Boxcar Social boasts an elaborate offer. There are also breakfast, lunch, and dinner menus for gourmets to go with the drinks. The rustic ambiance and the impressive decor make this a great spot for a drinking and dining spree.