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Harbourfront Centre

235 Queens Quay West | at Lower Simcoe St., Toronto, Ontario M5J 2G8, Canada (Downtown Toronto)
416-973-4000
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Ranked #46 of 310 attractions in Toronto
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Traveler Description: Toronto ’s Harbourfront has grown in leaps and bounds within the last decade. There are a great number of condominiums which are aligned on Queens... more »
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New Haven, Michigan
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48 reviews 48 reviews
32 attraction reviews
13 helpful votes 13 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed July 26, 2014 NEW

There was so much to do in such a short time -- although there was major construction going on -- it was still so much fun with plenty to do. I have already made my hotel reservation for next year 2015!!!!!!!!!!!!!

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tehran
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18 reviews 18 reviews
13 attraction reviews
5 helpful votes 5 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed July 25, 2014 NEW

it is one of the most to see attraction of toronto and u can soend both a relaxing and happy evening there. there are always performances there . and u would definitly enjoy walking there

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Chicago, Illinois
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58 reviews 58 reviews
28 attraction reviews
28 helpful votes 28 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed July 24, 2014 NEW

My last trip to Toronto we had a much better experience because the area was not under construction. Once they're done it will be even better and I would fully recommend it for a visit. But until then, I would stay away. The streets, traffic and parking were a nightmare!

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8 reviews 8 reviews
5 helpful votes 5 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed July 20, 2014

Nice view of water, clean, multiple eating options. Close to downtown and easily accessible by ttc. Walking distance from other toronto sites. Worth to see. Does not take long to see entire area.

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London
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24 reviews 24 reviews
10 attraction reviews
6 helpful votes 6 helpful votes
2 of 5 stars Reviewed July 16, 2014

Perhaps we arrived too early but apart from the odd cafe and eatery, there was no real activity of interest.

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Milwaukee, Wisconsin
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed July 12, 2014

it was very nice to walk along the river. There are plenty of things to see and places to eat, and most importantly, beers to drink!

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1 of 5 stars Reviewed July 10, 2014

At harbourfront i was charged $40.00 plus taxes on top of what i paid to groupon they said groupon is meant for small boat

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Toronto, Canada
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82 reviews 82 reviews
6 attraction reviews
19 helpful votes 19 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 10, 2014

I love the way it is now. Recently rejuvenated. One of my fave spot in Toronto. Free live music, food variety, places to eat, playground, lakeview and people. Clean and peaceful. We spent this past Canada day weekend in this area and it was great. The fireworks was excellent. Will go again and again!!!

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North London UK
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73 reviews 73 reviews
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91 helpful votes 91 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed July 9, 2014

To start off this is a review of a specific part of the Harbourfront Centre, the Lakeside Local Patio the open air area of the Lakeside Local restaurant which is one of several eateries in the Centre. We'd decided to have a walk along the the lakeside, and got off the hop on and off tour bus at the Harbourfront... More

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Gainesville, Florida
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49 helpful votes 49 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed July 6, 2014 via mobile

Endless music, movies, dancing, and cultural events in the summer months. Music every weekend along with themed vendors and food. Free movie night. Free dancing night. Canoe and speedboat rentals. Restaurants and walking oaths. Even a sandy "beach" with chairs. A lovely part of town.

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