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Harbourfront Centre

Address: 235 Queens Quay West | at Lower Simcoe St., Toronto, Ontario M5J 2G8, Canada (Downtown Toronto)
Phone Number: 416-973-4000
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Toronto Dinner and Dance Cruise
Ranked #37 of 250 Attractions in Toronto
Type: Landmarks
Activities: Shopping
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Owner description: Harbourfront Centre, on Toronto's waterfront, is an innovative not-for-profit cultural organization that creates events and activities of excellence that enliven, educate and entertain a diverse public.
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48 reviews 48 reviews
30 attraction reviews
23 helpful votes 23 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed October 23, 2014

Great place to just relax, have a beer and people/boat/plane watch. There are paddleboats on a little pond there (and I’m guessing skating in the winter), but no boats were on the pond. Just a man (on land) playing fetch with his dog in the water, which was fun to watch. The breeze off the lake is really nice. I... More

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Union City, New Jersey, United States
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148 attraction reviews
161 helpful votes 161 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed October 21, 2014

Harborfront is a fairly sprawling mall with a good selection of stores. The food court is also awesome and basically an upscale hawker center. The train to Sentosa also goes from here and is a good option. The stores are nice with a wide selection of mainstream and upscale stores. The roof is pretty neat also with great views of... More

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Calgary, Canada
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35 reviews 35 reviews
29 attraction reviews
9 helpful votes 9 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed October 2, 2014

You can enjoy a day if you are interested in walking around Lake Ontario. you can also do boating,sight seeing , shopping and dining

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22 reviews 22 reviews
7 attraction reviews
7 helpful votes 7 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed September 22, 2014 via mobile

Wandered down to the Harbourfront Center by chance and had a fabulous day strolling along enjoying a breeze, fabulous sailing ships and a bit of wildlife too! A nice relaxing day too get over the jet lag! Just wish we had more time to get over to the islands.

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Portrush, United Kingdom
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21 reviews 21 reviews
7 attraction reviews
18 helpful votes 18 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed September 22, 2014

What a wonderful city, which caters for all young and old, I have been to this city for many years, And always find something different to do, the waterfront is great , plenty to see and do, or just People watch, shops wonderful, and so easy to get to different locations on the TTC(subway) There are so many thins to... More

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118 helpful votes 118 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed September 21, 2014

Visited in the morning around 10 a.m. Not many people at that time. Saw the ships, restaurants and tourist. Did not take the cruise because of lack of time. You can easily spend a whole afternoon here. Plenty of places to eat and people watch. I wonder how is it at night.

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Akron, Ohio
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed September 16, 2014

Toronto is a great example of how to do a waterfront right. Sorry Cleveland, Ohio - but you have failed miserably at this. One could easily make a day out of walking this entire area and exploring all the different shops, vendors, food and sites. Or, just take a break and sit by the waterfront of Lake Ontario. I’m amazed... More

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed September 2, 2014

I love going to Harbour front, there's usually something going on & if not I just love walking the "dock". It's especially magical at night. People are always friendly, just like being in our hometown.

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Toronto, Canada
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121 reviews 121 reviews
25 attraction reviews
55 helpful votes 55 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed August 19, 2014

The Harbourfront is located on Queens Quay. Most of Queens Quay is under construction for new streetcar tracks/Pan Am game prep. You simply cannot bring your car here without major frustration. Take the Bay St bus from Union Station south to the ferry docks. You can stroll across Queens Quay and take in the sights. At the end of the... More

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Windsor, Canada
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed August 16, 2014

While in Toronto we made our way to harbourfront center for the hot and spicy food fest. There is so much to do there. We enjoyed live music from around the world as well as food and a large selection of hot sauces for sale. Yogapalooza was also on while in the area.

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