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Bloor West Village

Bloor St. W. | (between Jane St. and Runnymede Road), Toronto, Ontario M6S1N8, Canada
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Ranked #27 of 250 Attractions in Toronto
Type: Neighborhoods, Cultural
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Owner description: Neighborhood with excellent schools and a popular playground particularly attractive to families with children.

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Northwestern Ontario
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136 reviews 136 reviews
58 attraction reviews
231 helpful votes 231 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed November 4, 2014

You must really stroll through bloor village west if you want to experience Toronto! Tons of independent little shops, no mall here! Interesting shopping, wonderful restaurants, be sure to go!

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Newport, United Kingdom
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30 reviews 30 reviews
23 attraction reviews
11 helpful votes 11 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed September 5, 2014

Lucky enough to stay with relatives in this area. Great subway access to the whole of Toronto. Excellent cafe and eatery places all along the street. High Park is nearby to run around in and has outdoor swimming pool

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Niagara Falls, Canada
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22 reviews 22 reviews
15 attraction reviews
10 helpful votes 10 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed September 4, 2014

Wonderful sales in the clothing stores. Found great buys. Also has lots of good spot to eat at fairly reasonable prices.

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14 reviews 14 reviews
9 helpful votes 9 helpful votes
2 of 5 stars Reviewed August 8, 2014

I really thought I was in for some kind of a treat. Nothing special whatsoever. My hometown of Rochester, NY has better shopping on Park Ave and believe me: that's not saying much. It was nice to have a little less population than in the heart of toronto but I wouldn't bother making the effort to get to bloor west... More

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Barrie, Canada
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43 reviews 43 reviews
18 attraction reviews
19 helpful votes 19 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 22, 2014

This popular Village in the West End of Toronto has a Historical European background and can now be considered Multicultural as it grows in International influences. Tourists or local city residents love to enjoy a day in the Bloor West Village by eating at the Bloor-Jane Restaurant an old fashion diner which serves up a great morning breakfast. You can... More

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Toronto, Canada
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36 reviews 36 reviews
11 attraction reviews
15 helpful votes 15 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed June 22, 2014

Wanting to do something a little bit different on Mother's Day with my family, I suggested a stroll through Bloor West Village. It seems alot of other people had the same idea, although we had no issue finding parking across the street from High Park. What I really like about this area is how few big box retailers are in... More

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Toronto, Canada
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38 reviews 38 reviews
11 attraction reviews
10 helpful votes 10 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed April 23, 2014

the weather made the stroll along bloor nice lots of interesting shops and Orwell's pub was a fun stop good food and golden nectar to wash it down

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Toronto, Canada
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24 reviews 24 reviews
12 attraction reviews
15 helpful votes 15 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed April 23, 2014

This is where i grew up in the 60'-70's. It was a quaint 'village' at that time with interesting shops, fruit stores and meat markets. This high rent area has changed that somewhat and the feeling is not quite as quaint. It is still a nice place to shop with some European stores still surviving. The Humber river park and... More

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Toronto, Canada
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117 reviews 117 reviews
69 attraction reviews
45 helpful votes 45 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed April 17, 2014

I love to go to Bloor west village, you have lots of different shops, great experience, love all the different types of food, it's so nice to walk, I go there quite often, and still find it be exciting. give yourself at least 3 hours and you should be good.

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Toronto, Canada
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52 attraction reviews
58 helpful votes 58 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed April 14, 2014

Bloor West is a great village filled with a diverse array of shops and places to eat. It's a nice walk and great place to visit if you're looking for lunch or coffee. Unfortunately my favourite Bloor West destination, Chapters Runnymede (a converted theatre bookshop) has recently closed. Is a great idea to combine a visit to Toronto's beautiful High... More

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