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Best bars in Lake Ontario

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“Queen St West, or West Queen West as it's known locally, is Toronto's premier walking street, full of small shops and boutiques, coffee shops and restaurants. It's not a tourist street; it's where Torontonians go to shop and play and live. You could devote an entire visit to just walking Queen Street, from Parkdale in the west, through the shopping district right through downtown. Further east, the neighbourhood of Leslieville offers great restaurants and a friendly vibe. Queen St continues even further east, eventually ending up in the iconic Beach neighbourhood, where the city meets the lake and where each year the Beach Jazz Festival, well jazzes up the scene.”
284local recommendations
Hotel
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“A popular hipster hotel-restaurant-bar with busy night scene, 2 large patios, and a small concert venue in the basement. The food and cocktails are delicious but on the pricey side.”
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Brewery
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“If you like beer, you should visit this small brewery with patio. It's always very busy, but they have good selection of craft beer. ”
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Brewery
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“Steam Whistle Brewing is home to Canada's Premium Pilsner. Made with only 4 natural ingredients and brewed at the historic Roundhouse in downtown Toronto - you can take a tour! ”
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Hotel
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“This Restaurant and hotel is located in PEC. It's a fun spot on the water for a drink and some food.”
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Pub
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“Roomy sports bar with patio & mezzanine seating serving a menu of hearty Canadian fare & drinks. ”
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Brewery
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“14,000-sq.-ft. lakeside brewery and restaurant that pairs craft beer with local foods. Located right on the Toronto Harbourfront with space for 1,000 guests, 4 patio spaces and landscape views of the Toronto Islands.”
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Music Venue
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“A local hotspot. Tucked away off Picton’s Main Street. Great pub food and live music. ”
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Beer Bar
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“Can get loud and super busy. Long shared tables, good beer and good German style snack food meals to go along.”
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Sports Bar
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“Real Sports is located downtown Toronto, outside Air Canada Centre. We're a 25,000 sq.ft Bar & Grill with the biggest HD TV in the country!!”
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Brewery
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“A nice place for a casual meal and excellent selection of craft beer. Try their 555 Ale!”
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Tapas Restaurant
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“Spanish tapas, but with a casual atmosphere that involves mostly standing room and a bar laden with pintxos.”
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Tapas Restaurant
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“Enjoy an intimate dining experience at Bar Isabel -- a cozy restaurant where creative Spanish-inspired small plate dishes are combined with craft beers, cocktails and an extensive wine list. ”
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Hotel
“Has good food and a nice bar, sometimes has live music or art shows, karaoke and other community or evening events.”
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Winery
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“Peller's really knocked it out of the park when they built this winery in town some years ago. Great wine, great food. ”
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French Restaurant
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“One of the best brunches in the city -- eggs benedict with salmon are a must try!! ”
80local recommendations