Our YP team is always on the lookout for the latest and greatest that Toronto has to offer, serving up their picks for where to eat, drink, shop and play. Explore from Bloordale to the Beaches armed with the insights of our crack team of undercover experts. Who knows, you may find yourself sitting next to one of them at the opening of a new bar on Ossington or while browsing the racks of your favourite boutique in Yorkville.
For the professional shooter or for those disposable cameras you have kicking around from WayHome, these film processing and developing shops in Toronto have you covered from east to west, for amateurs and professionals alike. [Image credit: iStock.com/ChamilleWhite]
No doubt about it, life in the city can be a little stressful, and seasoned Toronto-ites know well the value of having a few go-to places to really unwind. Whether it’s floating your cares away in solitary splendour or getting a celebrity-style hair treatment, these 10 spots to get pampered and primped will help you shed the hustle and bustle of your week and just relax. [Image credit: iStock.com/PeopleImages]
Dine above the city lights or express your love with paint and canvas. You’ll never run out of ideas on date night in Toronto's west end. Indoor or out, bar or restaurant, upscale or delightfully down-home, you choose the mood and make the moment your own. This side of the city is rich in couples fun and romance. [Image credit: iStock.com/BraunS]
Thanks to Mumford & Sons and the resurgence of banjo music, more and more men are sporting a chin blanket these days. Some beards are trimmed and neatly groomed while others are dense enough to camouflage a family of ducks. But even the wildes beard-a-clava requires some care and maintenance, and these Toronto barbershops and beard trimming experts are up to the task. [Image credit: iStock.com/g-stockstudio]
From locally made fashion to custom jewellery, you’ll find what you’re looking for with a stroll down Ossington Avenue – and enough fab stores for a second trip. The strip is city-renowned for being one of the hottest streets for one-off fashion finds and accessories, international designers, and home décor bliss. [Image credit: iStock.com/ozgurcankaya]
If core strength, a flat tummy, and a strong back is at the top of your get-fit  list, Pilates may well be the exercise method for you. Whether you're looking for the newest machines, expert reformer Pilates, or straight-up mat work, Toronto's west end boasts some of the best studios the city.
You don’t have to be Roger Federer or Serena Williams to have a blast playing tennis. These 10 outdoor courts in Toronto are perfect for swinging a racquet with friends, whether your aim is to improve your skills or just have fun in the natural elements. Just remember that public courts are for sharing!
As much as everyone wishes, there is no shortening a Toronto winter or stopping a summer rainstorm that persists all week long. When it gets a little too stormy to swing the racquet outside, hunker down in one of these 10 indoor tennis clubs and facilities, where you’ll never have to worry about wind, rain or snow.
Whether you’re a vintage-clothing lover looking to modernize a new treasure or a young professional seeking the perfect tapered trouser, one thing is for certain: you need a good tailor. With a slew of crafty clothiers across the city, all you have to do is take your ill-fitting piece in and let those nimble fingers work their magic. Here is our west end edition of Toronto’s top tailors. [Image credit: iStock.com/solidcolours]
If you're tired of the old exercise routine and looking for a new active hobby, why not add some dancing shoes to your wardrobe – and your workout. Or perhaps you're an experienced dancer looking to rediscover an old passion. From swing to hip hop, ballet to salsa, and tango to tap, these studios around the city offer a fantastic range of drop-in dance classes to get those feet moving. [Image credit: iStock.com/PeopleImages]
Even Goldilocks shopped around for the best place to rest her head, so there’s no need to settle for anything less than the best when it comes to your bed and bath needs. Luckily, Toronto has an enviable selection of shops that stock luxurious linens for every room in your home. [Image credit: iStock.com/Peng Li]
These days, you don’t have to be born with long, luscious lashes to have that look (wink, wink). If you’re flirting with the idea of fuller lashes, the best eyelash boutiques in the city can give you what you desire. Visit these beauty bars to find the perfect eyelash extensions to make your eyes pop. [Image credit: iStock.com/VladimirFLoyd]
Load more results Loading more results...
Close menu
Subscribe to YP Newsletter