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Metro Toronto Convention Centre

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Address: 255 Front St West, Toronto, Ontario M5V 2W6, Canada
Phone Number: 416 585 8000
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Easy to confuse: Two buildings - South building has reversed floor numbering

Once you realize that higher number floors are below lower numbered floors, this is an easy place to navigate. It's big and within walking distance of a lot of downtown Toronto.

4 of 5 starsReviewed 1 week ago
Jason S
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Hyderabad, India
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed yesterday NEW

y review is solely based on the one item I ordered which was their takoyaki balls. When I was much younger I had takoyaki at FMP and it was really nice and crisp, I have ordered them plenty of times elsewhere and was never able to find any that were cooked well throughout plus they all have the exact same... More 

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Maidenhead, United Kingdom
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago

Massive convention centre but well organised - even a little chilly air con which was a tad cold but managed to ignore that. Well sign posted, good facilities although massively busy created blockages on escalators suggest stair options would be helpful

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Gurgaon, India
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago

It is one of the huge convention centre in Toronto. It's truly perfect for any tradeshow of any size. Over priced food but great convention centre.

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4 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago

Once you realize that higher number floors are below lower numbered floors, this is an easy place to navigate. It's big and within walking distance of a lot of downtown Toronto.

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Thank Jason S
Washington DC, District of Columbia
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago

Great space for hosting a huge event! I was part of a huge corporate event and this space accommodated it! I didn't hear anyone complaining so there must have been a lot of happy event-goers. It is divided into a north and south area by an overhead walk-way so that is the only part that isn't perfect.

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4 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Attended Microsoft WPC 2016 here for 4 days. The convention center is huge and has many rooms for dedicated sessions. Microsoft also did an excellent job at event management. Would highly recommend this for business meetings and conferences.

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Thornhill, Canada
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3 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 weeks ago

The convention centre itself is fine, with reasonably close parking. The food is outrageously expensive, and of poor quality. They really need to fix this.

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Toronto, Canada
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 weeks ago

This yearly event is huge and very successful! When I first starting going with my wife, I was very reluctant! After all, it is a Woman's Show...the few guys I passed, we all high fived each other! An enormous venue for woman and families from the top of your head to the tip of their toes. I managed to eat... More 

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Phoenix, Arizona
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3 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 weeks ago

HUGE! I mean HUGE! Our convention was held here and it was a tremendous amount of walking for some of the attendees. They could probably accommodate the entire population of Toronto in an emergency. Staff was indiscreet, but helpful.

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Toronto, Canada
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Attended a conference here about a month ago. The Metro Toronto Convention Centre is very spacious and uber-clean. It's the largest convention and meeting facility the city has to offer. It has small meeting rooms and large convention halls for much more grandiose events. It is comprised of a north building (the older section) and a south building (the newer... More 

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