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Walk Down Bloor Street

Take a walk between Subway Bathurst and Bloor-Yonge. A cultural tour down this 2.5 km stretch... read more

Reviewed September 6, 2017
4aru
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Singapore, Singapore
GREAT BROWSING, INEXPENSIVE CAFES, RESTAURATS AND ICECREAM

This is a great neighborhood for browsing, lunching, dining and shopping. Because it is near the... read more

Reviewed August 17, 2017
kristinasouth
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Toronto, Canada
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Popular shopping areas with affordable shops and restaurants.
  • Excellent45%
  • Very good42%
  • Average10%
  • Poor3%
  • Terrible0%
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“big city” (2 reviews)
“bathurst” (5 reviews)
LOCATION
Toronto, Ontario, Canada
York-Crosstown
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Reviewed September 6, 2017

Take a walk between Subway Bathurst and Bloor-Yonge. A cultural tour down this 2.5 km stretch. Starting from the West (Bathurst) we have Cafes, Bars, Food places serving Korean, Japanese, Hungarian, Vietnamese, Chinese, Mid-Eastern + Tim Horton's (Canada's Own). Section between Spadina to St. George...More

Thank 4aru
Reviewed August 17, 2017

This is a great neighborhood for browsing, lunching, dining and shopping. Because it is near the university, there are plenty of ethnic inexpensive restaurants with really good food, many have outdoor patios for relaxing and people watching. Mostly Japanese, Korean, Thai, Middle-East, European... and four...More

Thank kristinasouth
Reviewed June 11, 2017 via mobile

Food and drink good. Sat on patio but inside seems really nice and cozy. Food was a bit cold but otherwise would recommend.

Thank teach1113
Reviewed April 28, 2017

I lived at One Bedford Place for several years before recently moving out. The entire Annex area is a pleasant, leafy neighbourhood of Victorian houses and a growing number of high-rise upscale condo buildings. The commercial streets -- mainly Bloor, Spadina and Bathurst -- offer...More

Thank Craig C
Reviewed November 7, 2016 via mobile

The Annex has lots to do and so many good options. Great for families. So many food options. Take out, sit down, casual...

Thank Dave_Shutterbug
Reviewed July 25, 2016

This area is known for its mary eclectic shops, some are a bit pricy but looking does not cost a penny.

Thank josephmY3725CY
Reviewed June 7, 2016

We discovered this place by accident almost in late May. We ordered and consumed two or three sandwiches and a drink. They toasted or grilled the sandwiches at our request and we did like the results. We spoke with a man who was studying Japanese...More

Thank GiudoLocattelli
Reviewed March 8, 2016

The Annex is symptomatic of what people might think about Toronto. While it is not exactly a tourist locale unto itself, it is yet another one of Toronto's many neighborhoods, and one which makes exploring beyond the surface a bit more interesting. Here you will...More

Thank Edward W
Reviewed November 18, 2015 via mobile

Was excellent customer service. A lot of variety to choose from! Very focused and clean store. This was our 3rd visit to this store, and it's better and better always.

1  Thank Mark G
Reviewed August 3, 2015

There's a lot to do and see in the Annex - You should really check out some of the restaurants around, there is a lot of different cuisines with some really awesome spots for cheap eats! It's a very chilled out area, with a good...More

Thank bellz_x
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York-Crosstown
York-Crosstown is a sleepy area of Toronto dotted
gorgeously with hills and farmland, stately homes and
parks. An affluent district in parts, the stately
houses at Baby Point along Jane Street are especially
breathtaking, and make for a lovely wander on a clear
day. Parks are bountiful in York-Crosstown, which
makes it a vibrant area for outdoor play and sports,
providing a break from the hustle of Toronto's busy,
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