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Financial District

The Financial District is Toronto's ground zero for law firms, investment banks and the movers and shakers than give Bay Street its reputation. From blue suits to big bucks you'll find it all here. Home to the TSX, Canada's most prominent stock exchange, The Financial District has the tall towers, the power lunch spots and the private clubs to give any Bay Street boy a sense of worth.

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3 Brewers (Financial District) / Restaurants

120 Adelaide Street West 647.689.2898 Website
3 Brewers (Financial District)

The 3 Brewers is a French microbrewery-restaurant hybrid located in the heart of the Financial District. The menu offers beer brewed onsite and a selection of classic pub fare....

330 Takeout / Restaurants

330 Bay St. 416.306.0714 Website
330 Takeout

330 Takeout stands out in the Financial District thanks to its bright yellow signage that beckons passersby inside for massive, meaty sandwiches. The small space by Mercatto (as its name...

Adelaide Club / Fitness Clubs

1 First Canadian Place 416.367.9957 Website
Adelaide Club

The Adelaide Club is found at the north end of First Canadian Place. Catering almost exclusively to ibankers, money managers, lawyers and other Bay St. professionals, the club recently underwent...

America Restaurant / Restaurants

325 Bay St. 416.637.5550 Website
America Restaurant

America, the newest incarnation of the Trump's 31st floor hotel restaurant, is a collaboration between Toronto's nightlife king Charles Khabouth, and culinary tycoons Oliver & Bonacini. Transformed in just a...

Anemone Flowers / Design Stores

55 University Ave. 416.941.8980 Website
Anemone Flowers

Anemone Flowers is tucked away in the concourse level below 55 University Ave., and this family-run shop aims to please with its friendly, personable service. Staff can recommend something for...

Aria Ristorante / Restaurants

25 York St. 416.363.2742 Website
Aria Ristorante

Aria is pure eye candy. Taking its name from the Italian meaning for air, the restaurant has a breathtakingly beautiful interior, with 35 foot high ceilings in the prime and...

Aroma Espresso Bar (Eaton Centre) / Cafes

220 Yonge St. 647.341.3883 Website
Aroma Espresso Bar (Eaton Centre)

Aroma Espresso Bar in the Eaton Centre greets visitors to the Urban Eatery at the south side of the food court. You can expect Aroma's usual offerings -- coffee and...

Astarte / Restaurants

150 King St. West 647.808.0336 Website

Astarte, located in the Sun Life Building in thw PATH, specializes in Greek yogurt bowls with granola ($4.87 small, $6.20 large.) Options include inventive flavour combos like peanut butter and...

Azure Restaurant / Restaurants

225 Front St. West 416.597.8142 Website
Azure Restaurant

Azure Restaurant is the main restaurant in the Intercontinental Hotel on Front St. The restaurant has been the target of claims that it falsely advertised its menu items as local,...

B. Sleuth & Statesman / Grocery Stores

130 King St. W 416.363.7575 Website
B. Sleuth & Statesman

B. Sleuth & Statesman opened in First Canadian Place in 1987 as Winston & Holmes (the new name is a pun on the original,) it was taken over by in...

b.good (King East) / Restaurants

10 King St E 416.504.4775 Website
b.good (King East)

b.good is the King East outpost of the popular chain. They serve health-conscious versions of fast food in a trendy environment. ...

Bagel & Co. / Baked Goods

120 Adelaide St. West 416.365.0904
Bagel & Co.

Bagel & Co. in Commerce Court sets itself apart from the PATH's numerous bagel spots through its big, fluffy bagels (which have earned the seal of approval of at least...

Bannock / Restaurants

401 Bay St. 416.861.6996 Website

Bannock opened about a year ago, marking an effort from Oliver and Bonacini to revamp the food options at the flagship Bay department store on Queen Street. While some people...

Bardi's Steakhouse / Restaurants

56 York Street 416.366.9211 Website
Bardi's Steakhouse

Bardi's has served the business district crowd since before Trudeaumania, but got a new shot in the arm with the pre-game crowd on their way to their private boxes at...

Batch / Restaurants

75 Victoria St. 416.238.1484 Website

Batch from Creemore Springs is a brewpub that's taken over the Victoria Street address formerly home to the Beer Academy. There's a lot going on inside. Entering from the main...

Bean Sprout (Esplanade) / Fashion Stores

25 The Esplanade 416.271.3605 Website
Bean Sprout (Esplanade)

Bean Sprout closed up its bricks-and-mortar shop, but still operates its online store. You can get your well-made kids and baby clothing delivered, or pick it up from the Bean...

Beerbistro / Bars

18 King Street East 416.861.9872 Website

When I stepped into Beerbistro, my eyes were immediately drawn to the bar. An cyan-illuminated glass backdrop emphasized the silhouettes of bottles of all shapes and sizes, along with an...

Belmonte Raw (PATH) / Restaurants

130 King St. West Website
Belmonte Raw (PATH)

Belmonte Raw in the PATH is the second location for the Leslieville-based raw eatery and juicery. The takeout spot is tucked under under the Exchange Tower, once a frequent delivery...

Ben McNally Books / Bookstores

366 Bay Street 416.361.0032 Website
Ben McNally Books

I feel a confession is in order at the outset of this profile: these days I buy almost all my books online. It didn't used to be so. ...

Biff's Bistro / Restaurants

33 Yonge St. 416.860.0086 Website
Biff's Bistro

Biff's Bistro is part of the Oliver & Bonacini group of companies that also includes nextdoor neighbour Oliver & Bonacini Cafe Grill plus Jump, Canoe, Auberge du Pommier, Luna and...

Bikkuri / Restaurants

36 King Street East 416.369.0330 Website

Bikkuri is a popular sushi restaurant on the fringes of Toronto's Financial District. A good friend of mine swears by this place as the only sushi joint she'll get take-out...

Biryani / Restaurants

120 Adelaide St. W 647.352.2911

Biryani in the Richmond Adelaide Centre offers hard-to-beat combos featuring chicken tikka, butter chicken, and kebabs. Meals include rice and naan and can be customized with a choice of vegetables....

Bosk / Restaurants

188 University Avenue 647.788.8294 Website

Bosk is an elegant Asian-inspired restaurant that sits quietly in the corner lobby of the majestic Hong Kong-based Shangri-La Hotel on University Avenue. The word "bosk" means a small bush...

Brava Boutique / Fashion Stores

25 King St W, Commerce Court North 416.363.1843 Website
Brava Boutique

A (somewhat) hidden gem, Brava Boutique has been properly outfitting women with luxurious bras (from 32A to 52JJ) for 11 years. Certified Prosthetic Fitters. ...

Brick Street Bakery (First Canadian Place) / Baked Goods

100 King St. West 647.288.8080 Website
Brick Street Bakery (First Canadian Place)

Brick Street Bakery has brought some of Toronto's best bread to the Financial District. Find their fourth location on the concourse level of First Canadian Place....

Bymark / Restaurants

66 Wellington St. West 416.777.1144 Website

Bymark belongs in the Financial District. Where else but Bay Street can you charge these kind of prices for lunch. Fat cats and expense accounts flock here for their infamous...

Cactus Club Cafe / Restaurants

77 Adelaide St. West 647.748.2025 Website
Cactus Club Cafe

Cactus Club Cafe is a chain out of the West Coast that's been in business almost 30 years and has only just landed in Toronto with a new multi-storey, 500-seat...

Cafe on the Square / Restaurants

100 Queen Street West 416.861.0101
Cafe on the Square

What do city councillors do when they break from squabbling about pop machines at Toronto parks and rec facilities? Head downstairs and crack open a Coke? Maybe. Canned soda is...

Cafe Plenty / Cafes

1 King St. West 416.585.7842 Website
Cafe Plenty

Cafe Plenty recently opened a second location, this time in the heart of the Financial District at 1 King West. Like the first location on Dundas just west of University,...

Cambridge Suites Hotel / Hotels

15 Richmond Street East 416.368.1990 Website
Cambridge Suites Hotel

The Cambridge Suites Hotel is found on the fringes of the Financial District and is a good option for those in town for business meetings in the area. It's also...

Canoe / Restaurants

66 Wellington Street West 416.364.0054 Website

Looking out over Toronto Island from the 54th floor of the 66 Wellington TD Tower, I am happy. Last week my father and I indulged in a dinner at Canoe. I...

Casablanca Tobacconist / Grocery Stores

4 King St. W 416.362.5724 Website
Casablanca Tobacconist

Casablanca Tobacconist sells cigars alongside clocks, globes, crystal figurines and a whole lot of what we used to call head shop stuff. They rely on the local banks and towers...

Clipper Cafe / Restaurants

44 King St. West Website
Clipper Cafe

Clipper Cafe, located on the fourth floor of the Bank of Nova Scotia building, is technically a subsidized cafeteria for Scotiabank staff. However, it's an open secret that non-Scotia workers...

Clockwork Coffee / Cafes

36 Toronto St. 416.216.7070 Website
Clockwork Coffee

Clockwork Coffee opened its first cafe in the Financial District in the spring of 2015, as part of a shared location with Rose City Kitchen and Smash Juice Bar. The...

Crave Healthy Habits / Restaurants

145 King St W 416.238.2628 Website
Crave Healthy Habits

Crave Healthy Habits makes health-conscious fast food. Their menu includes creative takes on breakfasts, salads, and steam boxes; plus modifications like fruit purees as salad dressings. The California salad is...

Crave Healthy Habits (Richmond-Adelaide Centre) / Restaurants

120 Adelaide St. W. 416.855.3322 Website
Crave Healthy Habits (Richmond-Adelaide Centre)

Crave Healthy Habits now has a much larger breakfast and lunch takeout counter on the concourse level of the Richmond-Adelaide Centre, a significant step up from its small start-up King...

deKefir / Restaurants

333 Bay St. 647.352.2220 Website

deKefir is a little shop on the PATH offering fresh, locally made kefir. If you're wondering what that is--don't worry, I was too. In fact, having never tasted kefir and...

Delta Toronto / Hotels

75 Lower Simcoe Street 416.849.1200 Website
Delta Toronto

Delta Hotel in Toronto has nothing to do with Delta Airlines. Not the same company. Never was. In fact, what is known today as Delta Hotels and Resorts is actually...

DEQ at the Ritz Carlton / Restaurants

181 Wellington St. West 416.585.2500 Website
DEQ at the Ritz Carlton

DEQ at the Ritz Carlton is a lavish outdoor restaurant and lounge with great views of the downtown skyline. Aside from snacks like flatbreads and charcuterie, the other draw here...

Dineen Coffee Co. / Cafes

140 Yonge St 416.900.0949 Website
Dineen Coffee Co.

The Dineen Coffee Co. opened its doors to the anxiously awaiting public at Yonge and Temperance today — a corner which, though bustling with foot traffic from the tourists of...

Downtown Camera / Services

55 Queen St E 416.363.1749 Website
Downtown Camera

Downtown Camera strikes a good balance between mega-stores like Henry's and Vistek and smaller, more service-oriented shops. The well-stocked shop is mostly attitude-free, and equipped to handle the needs of...

Drake 150 / Restaurants

150 York St. 416.363.6150 Website
Drake 150

The Drake One Fifty, the first standalone offshoot of the iconic Queen West hotel is now open on York Street in the Financial District. The new 180-seat restaurant and bar...

Drake General Store (The Bay) / Design Stores

176 Yonge Street 416.861.6009 Website
Drake General Store (The Bay)

Drake General Store, with locations around the city including this one in the lower level of the Yonge and Queen branch of The Bay, sells everything from decorative knick knacks...

Duke of Devon / Restaurants

66 Wellington Street West 416.642.3853 Website
Duke of Devon

The Duke of Devon is a sibling pub to the nearby Duke of Westminster. But while the name might be different, the formula stays the same - pub favourites like...

Duke of Westminster / Restaurants

100 King St. West 416.368.2761 Website
Duke of Westminster

The Duke of Westminster is a popular Bay Street pub at the north end of First Canadian Place. Fresh faced and overworked Analysts and Associates gravitate here for some much...

e11even / Restaurants

15 York Street 416.815.1111 Website

e11even is a high end restaurant located in Toronto's sports and entertainment district, next to the ACC. The menu highlights North American cuisine with items like baby back ribs, cheeseburgers,...

Earls Toronto / Restaurants

150 King Street West 416.916.0227 Website
Earls Toronto

Earls' Toronto location on King West in the Financial District is the first in the city for the west-cost chain. The restaurant caters to a similar crowd to The Keg...

Eat Canteen / Restaurants

100 Wellington St. W. 416.366.8988
Eat Canteen

Eat Canteen is a Chinese fast food stall that can be found in the food court under the TD Centre in the PATH. There are noodle soups (chicken, beef, shrimp...

Equinox Fitness Toronto / Fitness Clubs

199 Bay St. 647.497.5158 Website
Equinox Fitness Toronto

Equinox, the U.S.-based fitness chain, opened its first Canadian location at Commerce Court a month ago. As a high-end club catering to the Bay Street folks with deep pockets...

Fairmont Royal York / Hotels

100 Front Street West 1.866.540.4489 Website
Fairmont Royal York

The Royal York in Toronto has a modern, historic dichotomy which means rooms with really comfy pillows, but furniture that has seen better days, and no fans in the bathroom....

Far Niente / Restaurants

187 Bay Street 416.214.9922 Website
Far Niente

Far Niente isn't a restaurant for pretenders. Their web site takes the understated route, boasting "unsurpassed style" and "stunning presentations". Someone should go over their and boost up their sagging...

Fast Fresh Foods / Restaurants

79 Yonge St. 416.916.4742 Website
Fast Fresh Foods

Fast Fresh Foods is sort of like Lettuce Eatery except there's more emphasis on sandwiches. Like Lettuce, FFF serves premium and custom crafted salads, but they also do brisk business...

Federal Publications / Bookstores

425 University Avenue Ste 401 416.860.1611 Website
Federal Publications

As far as bookstores go, things might not get any more niche in Toronto than a store near Adelaide and University. Just on the outskirts of the Financial District sits...

Flock (Richmond) / Restaurants

67 Richmond Street West 416.368.6767 Website
Flock (Richmond)

Flock on Richmond, like the chain's other locations, deals in chicken, salads and sandwiches. The menu boasts plenty of signature options, but if you're feeling adventurous you can craft your...

Flower Creations / Design Stores

121 King Street West 416.364.2395 Website
Flower Creations

Flower Creations in the PATH stocks pre-cut flowers, plants, arrangements and a few cards. The shop offers local delivery, so you don't have to worry about dropping off your gift....

Foodwares Market / Restaurants

176 Yonge St. 416.861.9111 Website
Foodwares Market

Foodwares Market is a casual eatery on the lower level of The Bay near Queen and Bay St. It's a mostly take-out spot to grab prepared foods, salads and sandwiches...

FOUR Restaurant / Restaurants

187 Bay Street 416.368.1444 Website
FOUR Restaurant

FOUR Restaurant is a new edition to the Bay Street dining scene. Fancier than the food courts that litter Commerce Court, FOUR serves an eclectic mix of healthy eating options...

Fourno / Restaurants

130 King St. W. 416.901.8181 Website

Fourno is located in the Exchange Tower's food court in the PATH, and it's a refreshingly different option from the same old chains. It specializes in panini that's pre-made and...

Fran's Diner (Front St.) / Restaurants

33 Yonge St. 647.352.3300 Website
Fran's Diner (Front St.)

Fran's Diner is a chain of 24 hour diners in Toronto serving standard diner fair. Their Yonge and Front street location is their newest restaurant in Toronto....

Freshwest Grill / Restaurants

100 Wellington Street West 416.861.8163 Website
Freshwest Grill

Freshwest Grill has all the makings of a successful burrito chain, but two years since its opening there's still only one location - in the TD Centre food court. Get...

Furama Cake and Desserts (Financial District) / Baked Goods

100 King St. West 416.866.7412
Furama Cake and Desserts (Financial District)

Furama Cake & Dessert Garden can be found in the Market Place corridor of First Canadian Place in the PATH. This small spot is super friendly on the wallet, although...

Garrison Bespoke / Fashion Stores

26 Wellington East 416.566.2041 Website
Garrison Bespoke

Garrison Bespoke wants to help Toronto's men be their best-dressed selves. The bespoke suiting shop, tucked into a quiet building on Wellington just a stone's throw away from the Financial...

Greenhouse Juice Co. (Commerce Court) / Restaurants

199 Bay Street 647.350.5513 Website
Greenhouse Juice Co. (Commerce Court)

Greenhouse Juice Co. serves up cold-pressed, all-organic beverages in Commerce Court. Their menu features mainly cold-pressed juices but also offers handmade nut milks and immune-boosting shots. They also offer cleanses...

Greenleafs / Restaurants

1 First Canadian Pl 416.363.7085 Website

Greenleafs has a healthy menu, from fresh fruit and vegetable juices, to selection of salads and wraps. Pick up a small veggie and dip, or fresh cut mango and strawberry...

Hawthorne Food and Drink / Restaurants

60 Richmond St. East 647.930.9517 Website
Hawthorne Food and Drink

Hawthorne Food + Drink is a glass encased restaurant just steps from the Financial District and around the corner from Downtown Camera. The chef/owner previously made friends at Fabarnak on...

Heidi's Deli / Restaurants

199 Bay St. 416.869.0585
Heidi's Deli

Heidi's Deli can be found in the concourse level of Commerce Court in the PATH, and it's been around for as long as the building's been there. For those who...

Hilton Hotel Toronto / Hotels

145 Richmond Street West 416.869.3456 Website
Hilton Hotel Toronto

The Hilton Hotel in Toronto is not unlike the Hilton Hotels in other cities across North America. It's a good choice for large groups and conferences as there's more than...

Hotel Le Germain Maple Leaf Square / Hotels

75 Bremner Blvd 416.649.7575 Website
Hotel Le Germain Maple Leaf Square

Hotel Le Germain has recently opened its second location in Toronto - this time mere footsteps from the ACC inside Maple Leaf Square. It's an odd choice for a boutique...but...

Hotel Victoria / Hotels

56 Yonge Street 416.363.1666 Website
Hotel Victoria

The Hotel Victoria in Toronto is a good option for those looking for a smaller hotel in the Financial District, near Union Station or around the corner from tourist attractions...

Hotel Yoga / Fitness Clubs

367 King St. West 647.998.9942 Website
Hotel Yoga

Hotel Yoga is the Shangri La Hotel's resident fitness area, and truly tries to emulate both the luxury of a hotel, and the serenity of a post-yoga-workout endorphin high. Having...

House of Salgado / Fashion Stores

66 Wellington Street W 416.865.0094 Website
House of Salgado

House of Salgado have been in the game for over 40 years. Located at the Toronto Dominion Centre, they are very Bay Street orientated and their bread and butter is...

Houston Avenue Bar and Grill / Restaurants

33 Yonge St. 416.214.2207 Website
Houston Avenue Bar and Grill

Houston Avenue Bar and Grill has recently undergone a major renovation and changed its name from the former Houston Steaks and Ribs. But carnivores shouldn't fret - the restaurant is...

Hudson's Bay Optical / Fashion Stores

176 Yonge Street 416.861.6201 Website
Hudson's Bay Optical

Hudson's Bay Optical, located in the lower level at the Yonge and Queen branch of The Bay, will help you keep your specs and sunglasses up to date. It carries...

Hy's Steakhouse / Restaurants

101-120 Adelaide Street W 416.364.6600 Website
Hy's Steakhouse

Hy's Streakhouse is where Bay Street traders and big spenders go to blow big bucks on fat cow. Pair a 22oz Porterhouse for $48.95 with some $17.95 steak tartare. Then...

InterContinental Toronto Centre / Hotels

225 Front Street West 416.597.1400 Website
InterContinental Toronto Centre

The Intercontinental Toronto Centre's wall-sized view out over Toronto's lakeside skyline makes you want to ponder your life, in semi-transparent pink underwear (regardless of gender). The art is modern and clean...

IQ Food Co. (Bay St.) / Restaurants

181 Bay Street 647.346.0792 Website
IQ Food Co. (Bay St.)

IQ Food Co. (Bay St.) has been open just over a month, and although it mostly shares a menu with its original location at Wellington and York, the ground-level, high-ceilinged...

iQ Food Co. (First Canadian Place) / Restaurants

100 King St. West Website
iQ Food Co. (First Canadian Place)

iQ Food Co. + Greenhouse Juice Co. have teamed up to offer the Financial District healthy options for eats at the Food Terrace on the mezzanine level of First Canadian...

IQ Food Co. (TD Centre) / Restaurants

100 Wellington Street West 647.352.7792 Website
IQ Food Co. (TD Centre)

IQ Food Co. a lunch option for food-court frequenters in the Financial District. They serve various kinds of healthier options compared to your typical fast food stalls. Think quinoa, grilled...

IQ Food Co. (York St.) / Restaurants

18 York St. 647.340.6892 Website
IQ Food Co. (York St.)

IQ Food Co. is taking over the Financial District with its take on the healthy but fast lunch -- think quinoa, grilled chicken, and brown rice as opposed to burgers...

Irish Embassy / Restaurants

49 Yonge Street 416.866.8282 Website
Irish Embassy

The Irish Embassy is In a fabulous old bank building on the corner of Yonge and Wellington. This is the rowdier, sportier and even more suit filled older brother to...

Jack Astor's (Front Street) / Restaurants

144 Front Street West 416.585.2121 Website
Jack Astor's (Front Street)

Jack Astor's at Front and University offers a familiar menu of pub fare indulgences to hungry patrons on Front Street. While its patio may not rival the sky high terrace...

Jelly Modern Doughnuts (Financial District) / Baked Goods

181 Bay Street, Toronto 416.962.2053 Website
Jelly Modern Doughnuts (Financial District)

Modern Donuts is where to go in the Financial District if you need to get your sugar fix. The bakery offers more options than Tim Horton's and features gourmet flavours...

JJ Bean (Adelaide) / Cafes

130 Adelaide St. W. 647.872.2334 Website
JJ Bean (Adelaide)

JJ Bean's second Toronto location is its first located downtown in the Financial District. It can be found in a corner of the lobby at the Richmond-Adelaide Centre, where a...

Joe Badali's / Restaurants

156 Front Street West 416.977.3064 Website
Joe Badali's

Joe Badali's is a bar-restaurant hybrid that specializes in Italian fare. The menu is chock full of comfort classics, with pizzas and pastas abound. There's also an extensive wine list,...

John Allan's Toronto (The Bay) / Fashion Stores

176 Queen St West 416.861.6307 Website
John Allan's Toronto (The Bay)

John Allan's has arrived in Toronto and is the latest part of The Hudson's Bay Company's makeover under new CEO Bonnie Brooks. Much of the major surgery has been applied...

John and Sons Oyster House (Bay St.) / Restaurants

56 Temperance St 416.703.1111 Website
John and Sons Oyster House (Bay St.)

John & Sons Oyster House (formerly Rodney's By Bay) is, in essence, a more intimate version of the original and better-known Rodney's Oyster House on King West. Opened in the...

Jump / Restaurants

18 Wellington St. West 416.363.3400 Website

Jump is where you go when you're recruiting for Goldman Sachs and you want to woo the bright-eyed Analyst to join the firm and work for slave for two-years before...

K&K Food Stand / Restaurants

150 King St. West 416.260.7777 Website
K&K Food Stand

K&K Food Stand is the second location in a growing family of "meatless, wheatless" grab-and-go eateries catering to health-conscious downtown lunch crowds. Like the original franchise, Kupfert & Kim, the...

Karir Eyewear / Fashion Stores

138 Cumberland St. 416.975.0536 Website
Karir Eyewear

Karir Eyewear, one branch of Bob Karir's eyewear mini-empire, features innovative eyewear like Linwood Optical's Blac line of carbon fibre frames, and cutting edge design from companies like Hoet. Karir...

Katana on Bay / Restaurants

333 Bay St. 416.955.0990 Website
Katana on Bay

Katana on Bay, previously Blowfish, is a destination for high end sushi in the Financial District. The restaurant is a bit hidden away but the seclusion is part of its...

Ki / Restaurants

181 Bay Street 416.308.5888 Website

Toronto is a city of sushi for the masses. It's cheap and plentiful; there seems to be at least one shop on every block. Even I need my weekly fix....

Kleinfeld Bridal / Fashion Stores

176 Yonge St. #7 416.861.6600 Website
Kleinfeld Bridal

Kleinfeld Bridal, not unlike its famous American counterpart (as seen on Say Yes To The Dress), has a significant selection of gowns at a broad range of price points starting...

Kupfert & Kim / Restaurants

100 King St. West 416.504.1233 Website
Kupfert & Kim

Kupfert and Kim opened up recently in the winding maze that is the PATH (making it an automatic take-out only space, although I did spy a nearby recessed wooden cubby...

Kupfert & Kim (Brookfield Place) / Restaurants

181 Bay Street, Toronto 416.601.1333 Website
Kupfert & Kim (Brookfield Place)

Kupfert & Kim serves up to wheatless and meatless meals to the Financial District crowd. If you're on the go and looking for a more health-conscious option than one of...

La Bettola di Terroni / Restaurants

106 Victoria Street 416.504.9998 Website
La Bettola di Terroni

La Bettola di Terroni, aside from the yet to open Summerhill location, is the most recent addition to the ever-expanding Terroni empire. The restaurant's website explains that in Italy, a...

Lbs. / Restaurants

100 Yonge St. Website

Lbs., pronounced pounds, is a restaurant devoted to lobster, burgers and salad, you know: LBS, get it? The 140-seat restaurant occupies a ground floor space on Yonge Street south of...

Lena / Restaurants

176 Yonge St. 416.507.3378 Website

Lena is a new restaurant with historic roots. It's located in the former Hudson Bay (now Saks) and the multi-storey venue embraces the building's art deco accents. The etched stained glass,...

Lite Bite / Restaurants

145 Wellington St. W. 416.351.8302
Lite Bite

Lite Bite is a small, mom-and-pop take-out spot in the Financial District with cheap breakfast and lunch eats that include salads, subs, sandwiches and rotating daily specials. Most items clock...

Little Anthony's / Restaurants

121 Richmond St W 416.368.2223 Website
Little Anthony's

LA's Italian Bar is an updated version of Little Anthony's, which has occupied the corner of Richmond and York streets for 17 years. Recently taken over by the next-gen...

Little Fin / Restaurants

4 Temperance St. 647.348.7000 Website
Little Fin

Little Fin, now open at the base of the Dineen Building in the Financial District, aims to bait the expense-account toting, Bay St. lunch crowd with a seafood-centric menu that...

Locale Mercatto / Restaurants

330 Bay St 416.306.0467 Website
Locale Mercatto

Locale is the newest venture from the local Italian restaurant chain Mercatto. Even though it's located on Bay Street, in the heart of the Financial District, the space seems bright...

London Bespoke Club / Fashion Stores

372 Bay Street - Suite 1203 1.800.718.8522 Website
London Bespoke Club

London Bespoke Club is a bespoke tailoring shop hidden inside an office building at Richmond and Bay. Though they cater to all ages, they dispatch with the stuffy vibe of...

Lone Star / Restaurants

200 Front St West 416.408.4064 Website
Lone Star

Lone Star is a US-based restaurant chain serving up barbecue and tex mex eats. Whether you're in the market for a mesquite grilled steak or chicken chimichanga, this menu...

M Square Coffee / Cafes

123 Queen St. West, Unit C24 647.350.6444 Website
M Square Coffee

M Square Coffee is the latest independent coffee shop to bring a caffeine jolt to the Financial District. Tucked under the Sheraton Centre, the cafe brings some carefully-chosen coffee and...

Maman / Baked Goods

100 King St. West 416.216.6767 Website

Maman is a bakery cafe on the mezzanine of First Canadian Place that occupies an enclosed space in the upper level food court. The bakery is the second of its...

McEwan (PATH) / Grocery Stores

66 Wellington St. 416.444.6212 Website
McEwan (PATH)

McEwan has opened its second location, a 5,500 square foot fine foods store in the TD Centre where the offerings include a handful of grocery items along with plenty of...

MedX Precision Fitness / Fitness Clubs

80 Richmond Street West, Suite 100 416.360.1450 Website
MedX Precision Fitness

MedX Precision Fitness is hidden away inside a building near Richmond and Bay in the Financial District. Inside, the pristine white space is home to the ultimate time-saving personal training...

Mercatto / Restaurants

15 Toronto St. 416.366.4567 Website

Mercatto is an always bustling lunch spot with two locations - the best of which is at 15 Toronto St. The menu is very Terroni-esque with pizza, panini, pasta and...

Metropolitan / Restaurants

20 Victoria St 416.868.6748 Website

A bar/restaurant combo, Metropolitan serves up martinis and an eclectic array of dishes, priced surprisingly reasonably for the location....

Miller Tavern (downtown) / Restaurants

31 Bay Street 416.366.5544 Website
Miller Tavern (downtown)

Miller Tavern has recently come south from its Hogg's Hollow location and opened up a second location on Bay Street, specializing in high-quality seafood. ...

Mio RistoBar / Restaurants

40 King Street West 416.364.9740 Website
Mio RistoBar

Mio RistoBar brings shared antipasto and calamari fritto to Bay Street. Their menu is decidedly Italian complete with pizza, pasta, veal piccata, Santal Italian fruit juices and Illy espresso....

Miraj Hammam Shangri La Hotel / Fashion Stores

188 University Ave 647.253.5770 Website
Miraj Hammam Shangri La Hotel

Miraj Hammam is tucked away on the fifth floor of the Shangri-La Hotel Toronto. The Moroccan-inspired spa is notable for being one of two in North America to partner with...

Mirto Italian / Restaurants

25 Toronto Street 416.601.9444
Mirto Italian

Mirto Italian is a Toronto Street haunt for diners who like a bit more formality with their bruschetta. The white table clothed restaurant serves up Italian classics Caprese salad, grilled...

Modus Ristorante / Restaurants

145 King St. West 416.861.9977 Website
Modus Ristorante

Modus Ristorante is a formal Italian restaurant found on the fringe of the Financial District. This is a place for Bay St. bankers, tourists and other craving a menu stacked...

Momofuku Daisho / Restaurants

190 University Avenue 647.253.8000 Website
Momofuku Daisho

Momofuku Daisho, the center of the Momofuku sandwich housed inside the Shangri-La Hotel on University, is the moderate option from David Chang's highly anticipated arrival in Toronto. Specializing in shared...

Momofuku Milk Bar Toronto / Grocery Stores

190 University Ave 647.253.8000 Website
Momofuku Milk Bar Toronto

Momofuku Milk Bar opened in Toronto on Friday after weeks of speculation that Toronto would be the first international outpost of the cult confectionery shop. The tiny refrigerated glass room...

Momofuku Shoto / Restaurants

190 University Avenue 647.253.8000 Website
Momofuku Shoto

Shoto, the top-tier restaurant of Chef David Chang's Momofuku complex at the Shangri-La Hotel is likely the most exclusive dining to be had in Toronto. The ultra-exclusive 22-seater dining room...

Momofuku Toronto / Restaurants

190 University Avenue 647.253.8000 Website
Momofuku Toronto

Momofuku Toronto has finally opened its doors after a summer full of eager anticipation. The Noodle Bar, from famed, New York chef David Chang, is the first of three restaurants...

Mos Mos / Cafes

40 King St. W. 416.869.9266 Website
Mos Mos

Mos Mos is a popular coffee stall in the concourse level of Commerce Court in the PATH. This is its first location, but it appears to have aspirations of becoming...

Moxie's / Restaurants

70 University Avenue 647.748.7172 Website

Moxie's location on University Avenue offers their usual lengthy menu filled with elevated pub fare options. You'll find short rib stuffed burgers, tenderloin filets, as well as a smattering of...

Mr. Ivan Hair Salon / Fashion Stores

21 Victoria Street 416.364.3876
Mr. Ivan Hair Salon

Mr. Ivan Hair Salon, on the fringes of the Financial District, is famous for being the barber of choice for the incarcerated Conrad Black and the late Ted Rogers....

Mr. Sushi / Restaurants

20 Toronto Street 416.994.2313
Mr. Sushi

Mr. Sushi is a great new addition to cheap sushi eats near the Financial District. Found on Toronto Street, the mostly take-out spot serves up a range of pre-prepared maki...

Mucho Burrito / Restaurants

100 King St. West 416.203.9920 Website
Mucho Burrito

Mucho Burrito is a global burrito chain quickly taking over the Financial District. Now with three locations in the area - including this one in the Mezzanine level food court...

Nadege Patisserie (PATH) / Baked Goods

120 Adelaide St. West 416.350.2014 Website
Nadege Patisserie (PATH)

Nadege in the PATH is bringing the patisserie's delicate pastries and Parisian-inspired lunches to the downtown office crowd. Expanding past Queen St. and Rosedale to the Financial District wasn't already...

Nashtah Tandoori Grill / Restaurants

100 King St West 416.214.1880
Nashtah Tandoori Grill

Nashtah Tandoori Grill is welcome find in the food court on the mezzanine of First Canadian Place in the Financial District. In a neighbourhood where ubiquitous fast food chains rule...

Naturally Yours / Grocery Stores

1 First Canadian Place 416.368.0100 Website
Naturally Yours

Naturally Yours would probably do exceptionally well in Kensington or on the Danforth. Of course, those areas already have health food stores catering to their needs, so another shop would...

Nikai / Bars

190 University Avenue 647.253.8000 Website

Nikai, despite being just up the stairs from the famed Momofuku, deserves to be known as more than a prequel to an amazing dinner. In terms of appetite-piquing cocktails and...

Noodle King (Financial District) / Restaurants

123 King St. W. 416.861.9398
Noodle King (Financial District)

Noodle King (no affiliation with this Noodle King and not to be confused with King's Noodle) can be found in the nether regions of the PATH in a small food...

Noodles & Company / Restaurants

66 Wellington Street West 647.347.0600 Website
Noodles & Company

Noodles & Company has opened its first Canadian location in the TD Centre across from McEwan inside the Financial District's PATH. This fast-casual U.S. chain started in Colorado 20 years...

O & B Cafe Grill / Restaurants

33 Yonge St. 647.260.2070 Website
O & B Cafe Grill

O&B Cafe Grill lives up to the opulence that's expected of an Oliver & Bonacini restaurant. The starters include B.C. albacore tuna tataki with ginger and wasabi dressing, and beef...

O Resto Lounge / Restaurants

7 King St. East 416.901.5535 Website
O Resto Lounge

O Resto Lounge is open all hours of the day serving coffee, breakfast, lunch, dinner and dessert. Salads, burgers and poutine are just some of what's on the menu....

O&B Artisan / Baked Goods

176 Yonge St. Website
O&B Artisan

O&B Artisan bakes up fresh bread, pastries and cakes on the lower level of The Bay at Yonge and Queen....

Obsessions Fashion / Fashion Stores

66 Wellington St. W. 416.861.1995 Website
Obsessions Fashion

Obsessions Fashion is a shop in the PATH under the TD Centre (with another location in Yorkville's Cumberland Terrace), and it's the go-to place for nearby office workers to pick...

OJ's / Restaurants

120 Adelaide Street West, Toronto 647.921.8859 Website

OJ's serves up organic juices and smoothies in the Richmond Adelaide Centre. You'll find everything from acai bowls to green juice on the menu. Photo via OJ's on Facebook....

Old Bleu / Cafes

73 Queen St. East 416.861.0819 Website
Old Bleu

The Old Bleu Cafe & Eatery is a new edition to Queen East. Found on the relatively uninteresting stretch of pavement between Yonge and Church St., the Old Bleu is...

Old Spaghetti Factory / Restaurants

54 The Esplanade 416.864.9761 Website
Old Spaghetti Factory

An institution on the Esplanade, the Old Spaghetti Factory still packs 'em in, doing brisk business from the tourist trade and families looking for a meal before or after a...

Oliver & Bonacini Cafe Grill / Restaurants

33 Yonge St. 647.260.2070 Website
Oliver & Bonacini Cafe Grill

Oliver & Bonacini Cafe Grill has a new location near Yonge and Front. Replacing the old Shopsy's deli, this corporate chain restaurant serves up lunch, brunch and dinner in the...

Olly Fresco's / Restaurants

200 Bay St. 416.203.0444 Website
Olly Fresco's

Olly Fresco's can be found in the food court under Royal Bank Plaza in the PATH. It's a Canadian chain that started in Calgary, and this is its only Toronto...

One King West / Hotels

1 King St. West 416.548.8100 Website
One King West

One King West is a long, tall sliver of a hotel tower sprouting out of the former headquarters of the Toronto Dominion bank. There's a forest of business district office...

Osteria Ciceri e Tria / Restaurants

106 Victoria St. 416.955.0258
Osteria Ciceri e Tria

Osteria Ciceria e Tria feels like a remote Southern Italian escape, far removed from the bustling financial district just blocks away. Heralding our entrance are two sculptural relief...

P.J. O'Brien / Restaurants

39 Colborne Street 416.815.7562 Website
P.J. O'Brien

P.J. O'Brien has whiskies, a long brass topped bar and no kilts on the waitresses. Older crisply dressed Irish gentlemen can almost always be found sharing a story or a...

Petit Four Bakery / Restaurants

187 Bay Street 416.368.1221 Website
Petit Four Bakery

Petit Four is the smaller (and cheaper) sibling to FOUR Restaurant. Tucked near the Commerce Court entrance at Wellington and Bay, the strictly take-out operation serves fresh sandwiches, salads, soups...

Picnic (Financial District) / Restaurants

130 King Street West 416.644.8888 Website
Picnic (Financial District)

Picnic is a Financial District eatery specializing in grab and go sandwiches, salads and smoothies. The menu leans heavily on the health-conscious side, but also offers a few indulgent eats....

Pilot Coffee (Union Station) / Cafes

65 Front St. West Website
Pilot Coffee (Union Station)

Pilot Coffee now has a kiosk in the Great Hall at Union Station, giving commuters, tourists and everyone in-between an indie alternative to the Tim Hortons stand in the York...

Piper's Gastropub / Restaurants

100 Front St. West 416.368.2511 Website
Piper's Gastropub

Piper's Gastropub, located beneath the Fairmont Royal York, serves up Canadian-inspired pub fare. On the menu you'll find options like Alberta bison burgers and Quebecois classic poutine. If you get...

Pistil Flowers / Design Stores

1 First Canadian Pl. 416.367.1200 Website
Pistil Flowers

Pistil Flowers a flower studio boasting two branches in the PATH - one in First Canadian Place and one in Brookfield Place, so they're a perfect stop for spontaneous romantics...

Pistil Flowers (Brookfield Place) / Design Stores

181 King St. West, Toronto 416.367.4400 Website
Pistil Flowers (Brookfield Place)

Pistil Flowers has two locations in the Financial District including this one in the Brookfield Place. They offer a number of services including bouquets and floral arrangements as well as...

Pizza2Go / Restaurants

Union Station 416.362.1616

Living in Montreal is a dream come true for the student on a budget. Cheap downtown eats are a dime a dozen, and because there's so much choice, it's not...

Pizzeria Libretto (University) / Restaurants

155 University Ave. 416.551.0433 Website
Pizzeria Libretto (University)

Pizzeria Libretto has opened a Financial District outpost, a massive dining hall on University at King that will serve as a bastion for business lunches. The third location of Rocco...

Poke Box / Restaurants

36 Toronto Street 416.929.0363 Website
Poke Box

Poke Box is a small standing room takeout poke place in the Financial District. They sell custom poke boxes made with superfoods like edamame, avocado, and seaweed, on a bed...

Poke Box / Restaurants

36 Toronto Street 416.929.0363 Website
Poke Box

Poke Box is a small standing room takeout poke place in the Financial District. They sell custom poke boxes made with superfoods like edamame, avocado, and seaweed, on a bed...

Portico / Restaurants

15 Richmond St East 416.601.3774 Website

Portico is an Italian restaurant located inside the Cambridge Suites Hotel. It's a good option for guests who don't want to make the effort to go outside of the hotel...

Prairie Girl Bakery / Baked Goods

18 King Street East 416.504.2253 Website
Prairie Girl Bakery

Prairie Girl Bakery only does cupcakes. No coffee, no tea, no other light bites. Just cupcakes--two sizes, and a variety of flavours. And it's just as well, since its vanilla/vanilla...

Prairie Girl Bakery (First Canadian Place) / Baked Goods

100 King St. West 416.504.2253 Website
Prairie Girl Bakery (First Canadian Place)

Prairie Girl Bakery has opened its second location in Toronto, this one in the PATH inside First Canadian Place. Already, it's more popular with office workers lining up for a...

Quinn's Steakhouse & Irish Bar / Restaurants

96 Richmond Street West 416.367.8466 Website
Quinn's Steakhouse & Irish Bar

Quinn's Steakhouse & Irish Bar is found on the southern end of the Sheraton Hotel on Richmond Street West. The menu is a mix of steakhouse and pub favourites with...

Real Sports Bar / Restaurants

15 York St. 416.815.7325 Website
Real Sports Bar

The Real Sports Bar at Maple Leaf Square is a mammoth man cave - an adult's arcade and according to ESPN the best sports bar in North America. Call it...

Reds Wine Tavern / Restaurants

77 Adelaide St W 416.862.7337 Website
Reds Wine Tavern

Reds Wine Tavern, a place known for power lunches and after work drinks in the core of Toronto's Financial District, has totally has reinvented itself after a month-long closure. Every...

Richmond Station / Restaurants

1 Richmond St W 647.748.1444 Website
Richmond Station

Richmond Station is the highly anticipated first restaurant from last season's Top Chef Canada winner, Carl Heinrich and Ryan Donovan of the well-loved West Side Beef. The duo, who both...

Richtree Natural Market / Restaurants

14 Queen St. W. 416.506.0400 Website
Richtree Natural Market

Richtree Natural Market has taken over the entirety of the Eaton Centre's former South-end food court. The new space right at the mouth of the Queen TTC station encompasses eleven...

Ringe & Associates / Design Stores

40 King St. W. 416.214.0278 Website
Ringe & Associates

Ringe & Associates is a shop that takes floral design seriously. Located under Scotia Plaza in the PATH, this florist does it all, including floral, plant and garden services for...

Ritz-Carlton Toronto / Hotels

81 Wellington St W 416.585.2500 Website
Ritz-Carlton Toronto

The Ritz-Carlton Toronto is hard to miss. Being (a part of) Toronto's eighth tallest skyscraper, its got both street presence and some spectacular views. About to celebrate its first...

Rose City Kitchen (Toronto St.) / Restaurants

36 Toronto St. 416.306.0440 Website
Rose City Kitchen (Toronto St.)

Rose City Kitchen keeps the Financial District stuffed with fresh baked pita pockets loaded with falafel, halloumi, chicken or steak available in five styles channeling flavours from across the Middle...

Rosewater / Restaurants

19 Toronto Street 416.214.5888

The Rosewater has undergone a bit of a makeover and rebranding and is no longer called the Supper Club. Inside, the space is split over two levels and is often...

Ruth's Chris / Restaurants

145 Richmond St. West 416.955.1455 Website
Ruth's Chris

Ruth's Chris is a global steakhouse chain with one location in Toronto inside the Hilton Hotel....

Saks Toronto / Fashion Stores

176 Yonge St. 416.507.3100 Website
Saks Toronto

Saks Fifth Avenue's first Canadian location has taken over much of the Hudson Bay Building at Yonge and Queen streets. Walking into its 169,000 square feet is just like entering...

Sam James (PATH) / Cafes

150 King St W Website
Sam James (PATH)

Sam James (PATH) just wrapped up its inaugural week and its momentum at close shows no sign of slowing down. I stop by the third and newest location on a Friday...

Sam James (Toronto St.) / Cafes

15 Toronto St. Website
Sam James (Toronto St.)

Sam James now has a fifth coffee outpost, this time on Toronto St., where a mom-and-pop lunch takeout spot called Young Cafe used to be, beside Mercatto. Like the others,...

Sartoria Darzi / Fashion Stores

161 Bay St. Suite 2712 1.844.623.2794 Website
Sartoria Darzi

Sartoria Darzi, a bespoke tailoring business located in downtown Toronto, would never have attained its present success had its founders not quit their day jobs. Ata Ansari, Murtaza Rana, and...

Shangri-La Hotel Toronto / Hotels

188 University Avenue 647.788.8888 Website
Shangri-La Hotel Toronto

The Shangri-La Hotel Toronto has been open on University near Adelaide since September 2012, instantly reshaping Toronto's soaring skyline with a prominent 702 foot stretch, making it one of the...

Sheraton Centre Toronto / Hotels

123 Queen St. W 416.361.1000 Website
Sheraton Centre Toronto

The Sheraton Centre Toronto is a massive concrete hotel directly across from City Hall. You will not find a higher concentration of tourists anywhere in Toronto....

Shizen Spa / Fashion Stores

8 Colborne St 800.958.3488 Website
Shizen Spa

Shizen Spa, the original location, sits within the Cosmopolitan Hotel, but there are also Shizen locations within the Pantages Hotel, as well as at Horseshoe Resort. Private suites for...

Shoe Floor at Hudson's Bay / Fashion Stores

176 Yonge St. 416.861.9111 Website
Shoe Floor at Hudson's Bay

The Shoe Floor at Hudson's Bay flagship Toronto location is a whopping 50,000 square feet and holds everything from Sketchers to Louboutins. There's something here for everybody....

Smash Juice Bar / Restaurants

36 Toronto St. 416.216.7070 Website
Smash Juice Bar

Smash Juice Bar is the all-raw, all-vegan, all-organic offshoot of Rose City Kitchen. Open since spring 2015, the juice-focused takeaway spot is shares a space with the lunch counter and...

Soap Stories / Fashion Stores

100 King St. W 416.214.6406 Website
Soap Stories

Soap Stories is an Amsterdam based company that offers handmade soaps by local artisans with natural products. They also have an amazingly effective and dedicated anti-aging line, Era Ageless, which...

SOCO Kitchen + Bar / Restaurants

75 Lower Simcoe St 416.637.5465 Website
SOCO Kitchen + Bar

SOCO Kitchen + Bar is a restaurant located in the Delta Toronto Hotel. The all day eatery menu boasts classic European and American dishes like burgers, flatbreads and pastas....

Soup Market / Restaurants

222 Bay Street 416.304.1383 Website
Soup Market

The Soup Market lives in the bowels of the E&Y Tower on Bay Street. Throngs of soup-seekers gather here at lunch for some tasty take-out soup. Offerings change everyday, but...

Soup Nutsy / Restaurants

222 Bay Street 416.304.1383 Website
Soup Nutsy

At the Soup Nutsy it's hard to believe that anything that started as a running gag on a sitcom could be this good, but it is - service is (suitably)...

Spa My Blend (Ritz Carlton) / Fashion Stores

181 Wellington St. West 416.572.8000 Website
Spa My Blend (Ritz Carlton)

Spa My Blend by Clarins (The Ritz-Carlton's spa -- which received the lofty title of World's Best Hotel Spa from Travel + Leisure magazine in 2013) got a makeover from...

SpeakEasy 21 / Restaurants

21 Adelaide St. West 416.601.0210 Website
SpeakEasy 21

SpeakEasy 21 is a new sleek cocktail lounge in Scotiabank Plaza. Where most prohibition-style pubs aspire to an air of secretiveness, this 1920s-inspired venue is entirely on display, walled with...

Spier & Mackay / Fashion Stores

20 Toronto St #105 416.368.8883 Website
Spier & Mackay

Spier & Mackay sells and tailors all kinds of high-end men's clothing. They do suits, shirts, jackets and much more. You can also get your own personal clothing items custom...

Squish (The Bay) / Grocery Stores

176 Yonge Street 416.504.4844 Website
Squish (The Bay)

Squish is where to go if you love gummies. Located in the lower level of The Bay at Yonge and Queen, the shop sells vegan-friendly, Kosher, sugar-free and non-GMO sweets,...

Stratus / Restaurants

79 Wellington St. W. 416.865.1924 Website

Stratus can be found on the 36th floor of the TD South Tower, sharing a level with the swank Toronto Athletic Club. The restaurant rivals the gym in swankness, and...

Sukhothai (Wellington) / Restaurants

52 Wellington St East 647.351.4612 Website
Sukhothai (Wellington)

Sukhothai has expanded from its modest roots in Regent Park to a more modern, expansive space on Wellington St., just east of Yonge....

Sweet Lulu (Temperance) / Restaurants

350 Bay St. 416.203.2228 Website
Sweet Lulu (Temperance)

Sweet Lulu has two locations in Toronto including this one at Bay and Temperance. The fast-food style noodle chain serves up relatively cheap bowls "design your own" rice and noodle...

Sweet Temptations / Grocery Stores

130 King St W 416.364.1461 Website
Sweet Temptations

Sweet Temptations is a great place to explore candies of your youth, which, unfortunately, comes with the realization that your youth is now over. A can of Garbage Can-dy can...

Taco Del Mar / Restaurants

127 Bremner Blvd 647.344.4366 Website
Taco Del Mar

Taco Del Mar on Bremner Blvd. represents the first Toronto location of this North American taco and burrito conglomerate. Don't go here expecting Chino Locos though. The menu (and quality)...

Taverna Mercatto / Restaurants

120 Bremner Blvd. 416.368.9000 Website
Taverna Mercatto

Taverna Mercatto, the fifth edition of the Mercatto family of Italian restaurants, opened earlier this year in the new SouthCore Financial Centre next to the Delta Hotel. Designed by Munge...

Taylor & Colt / Fashion Stores

199 Bay Street, toronto 416.777.2658 Website
Taylor & Colt

Taylor & Colt is a men's barbershop in the Financial District. They offer a variety of services: haircuts, shaving, waxing, and laser hair removal. They also sell professional grooming products...

Thai Express / Restaurants

40 King Street West, Scotia Plaza 416.594.9595
Thai Express

If you are a frequent visitor of the Scotia Plaza food court, chances are you are familiar with Thai Express - one of the latest MTY Group franchises to hit...

Thai Island / Restaurants

130 King Street West 416.203.7745
Thai Island

Thai Island is a quick service restaurant in the TD Centre Food Hall. It's a popular lunch options for meat, veggie and tofu combos with noodle and rice. They all...

The Antler Room / Restaurants

146 Front St. West 416.731.3161 Website
The Antler Room

The Antler Room opened late last year in what was once the overflow space for the Loose Moose, acting as a separate venue with live music and a booze-friendly menu....

The Blue Chip Truck at City Hall / Restaurants

110 Queen Street West
The Blue Chip Truck at City Hall

The Blue Chip Truck is a well established late-night stop in Toronto, located right in front of City Hall. Whether heading home after a night of dancing, shopping on Queen...

The Calvin Bar / Bars

325 Bay St. 416.637.5555 Website
The Calvin Bar

The Calvin Bar represents something of a rebirth for the Trump Hotel here in Toronto. Helmed by an INK/O&B partnership, the stuffy Stock has become the America restaurant, while downstairs...

The Cereal Bar / Restaurants

199 Bay St. 647.430.5323 Website
The Cereal Bar

The Cereal Bar, located in Commerce Court in the PATH, will have you covered if you dashed out the door before fixing yourself a bowl of cornflakes. A dozen or...

The Chase Fish & Oyster / Restaurants

10 Temperance St. 647.348.7000 Website
The Chase Fish & Oyster

The Chase Fish & Oyster is the more casual of the two restaurants that have opened in the historic Dineen Building at Yonge and Temperance. Located on the ground level,...

The Chase Toronto / Restaurants

10 Temperance St. 647.348.7000 Website
The Chase Toronto

The Chase is the upstairs component of the highly anticipated pair of restaurants that have just opened in the Dineen Building at Yonge and Temperance. Located on what was formerly...

The Croissant Tree (Yonge) / Restaurants

60 Yonge St 416.273.7168 Website
The Croissant Tree (Yonge)

The Croissant Tree on Yonge is one location of this popular brunch spot. It's not much similar to its church cousin, in a much more downtown area and with a...

The Fox / Restaurants

35 Bay Street 416.869.3535 Website
The Fox

The Fox is a stone's throw away from the ACC, and is one of the newest options where to have a bite to eat before the game. The restaurant combines...

The Gabardine / Restaurants

372 Bay Street 647.352.3211 Website
The Gabardine

The Gabardine is located in the heart of the Financial District at Bay and Richmond. I came here for the first time on my own around three on a Thursday...

The Keg (Financial District) / Restaurants

165 York St 416.703.1773 Website
The Keg (Financial District)

The Keg has multiple locations throughout Toronto, but this one in the Financial District upholds the area's penchant for high-end decor, and you can enjoy your meal inside or on...

The Loose Moose / Restaurants

146 Front St. West 416.977.8840 Website
The Loose Moose

The Loose Moose, located downtown at Front and University, claims to have the largest draught selection in the city. While we can't say we've verified that 100 per cent, they...

The Men's Salon / Fashion Stores

100 Front St. West 416.364.7995 Website
The Men's Salon

Located in the basement of the Fairmont Royal York Hotel, this full service establishment offers everything from shaves and haircuts, to pedicures, manicures, facials and scalp massages. A two-chair room...

The Merchant / Restaurants

181 University Avenue 416.363.1944 Website
The Merchant

The Merchant is a pub in the Financial District with a wide selection of imported beer and beer on tap. They also do casked Negronis, Manhattans and other cocktails. On...

The OverDraught / Restaurants

156 Front Street West 416.408.3925 Website
The OverDraught

The OverDraught is a below ground Irish pub just a few blocks from Union Station, the ACC and Rogers centre. Their "Late Bite Menu" comes in handy if you need...

The Shore Club / Restaurants

155 Wellington St. West 416.351.3311 Website
The Shore Club

The Shore Club is a Canadian steakhouse chain with locations in Ottawa, Vancouver and, now, downtown Toronto. On the menu are a long list of meat and seafood options like...

The Wine Academy / Restaurants

67 Richmond St. West 416.840.3385 Website
The Wine Academy

The Wine Academy is a difficult place to find. We walked past the wooden doors at Richmond and Bay a dozen times before a few phone calls put us in...

Tidy's Flowers (Financial District) / Design Stores

25 King St. W. 416.364.5475 Website
Tidy's Flowers (Financial District)

Tidy's Flowers has been in business since 1877, making it the city's oldest florist, and a classic go-to for Bay Streeters. Fresh flowers, bouquets, gift baskets and even La Rocca...

TOCA Restaurant / Restaurants

181 Wellington St. West 416.572.8008 Website
TOCA Restaurant

TOCA is the destination restaurant at the still new-feeling Ritz-Carlton Toronto. When making a visit here, it is absolutely necessary to tell everyone that you're going to the Ritz. But...

Tom Jones / Restaurants

17 Leader Lane 416.366.6583 Website
Tom Jones

Tom Jones is one of Toronto's surviving old guard of original steakhouses. It has been in its charming little home in the shadow of the King Eddy since 1966, and...

Tony's Men's Hair Styling / Fashion Stores

1649 Bayview Avenue 416.488.0226
Tony's Men's Hair Styling

In business since 1959, and operated by Amri Khatib since 2003, Tony's Men's Hair Styling offers a minimalist take on the traditional barber shop. New chairs and a sparse yet...

Toronto Athletic Club / Fitness Clubs

79 Wellington St. West 416.865.0900 Website
Toronto Athletic Club

The Toronto Athletic Club has lake views and a 38th floor penthouse pool that deservedly draw the suit-wearing Bay street crowd. There's a large spinning studio with flat screens for...

Tropical Energy Juice Bar / Restaurants

199 Bay St. 416.363.3074
Tropical Energy Juice Bar

Tropical Energy Juice Bar is tucked into the Commerce Court concourse outside King Street Station. Cheap, cheerful and full of juice and smoothies for those on-the-go workers, the juice bar...

Truefitt & Hill / Fashion Stores

161 Bay St. 416.640.1210 Website
Truefitt & Hill

Truefitt & Hill is a haircutting shop for the executive class, and preferably by appointment. Toronto's two Truefitts are in the business district, where the barbers wear ties and work...

Trump Hotel Toronto / Hotels

325 Bay Street 416.214.2800 Website
Trump Hotel Toronto

The Trump Hotel Toronto combines luxurious hotel rooms and condominiums in a primo location. Located at Bay and Adelaide, the building is typical Trump--pseudo art deco, gilded gold upon gold, showing...

Umi Sushi Express / Restaurants

100 Wellington St. West 416.861.9950
Umi Sushi Express

Umi Sushi Express innocently calls it a bonito hot dog. As I stand amid a teeming mass of hungry Financial District suits however, my disbelief at what I'm seeing gives...

UPstairs Lounge / Restaurants

97 Front St. West 416.869.3300 Website
UPstairs Lounge

UPstairs Lounge can be found, as its name indicates, on the upper floor of the Union Pearson Express stop located inside the SkyWalk of Union Station. Like the UP Express...

Versus Coffee / Cafes

70 Adelaide St E 647.987.5470 Website
Versus Coffee

Versus Coffee is a small shop with a big patio on Adelaide just east of the Financial District. They serve standard espresso-based coffee drinks and tea as well as novel...

Volos / Restaurants

113 Richmond St. West 416.861.1211 Website

Volos is the best thing to happen to Greek food in Toronto since forever. Housed in the space formerly home to Mediterra, this sleek restaurant serves up lunch and dinner...

Walter Beauchamp Tailors / Fashion Stores

145 Wellington Street West 416.595.5454 Website
Walter Beauchamp Tailors

Walter Beauchamp's history reaches back to 1908 and have suited men and soldiers in its time. Buying a suit there is like buying part of Toronto's heritage, but truthfully there's...

Wellington Club / Fitness Clubs

111 Wellington St. West 416.362.2582 Website
Wellington Club

The Wellington Club is a massive fitness club in the Financial District that has recently been taken over by Extreme Fitness. The best thing about this club is the squash...

You Send Me / Services

130 King Street West 416.865.9675 Website
You Send Me

You Send Me in the Path carries everything from lego to magic kits. While it mainly functions as a kids toy store, it also stocks a few games that are...

Z-Teca / Restaurants

199 Bay Street (Commerce Court) 416.862.9200 Website

Z-Teca just opened and already it has the look and attitude of a burgeoning burrito chain. It probably doesn't help (or hurt, depending on your preference) that their first location...

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