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The Best Places to Drink a Pitcher of Beer in Toronto

The best places to drink a pitcher of beer may not necessarily have the fanciest interior design or a curated wine list, but the suds are cheap and they’ve got tons of heart and character.

Here are the best places to drink a pitcher of beer in Toronto.


Sneaky Dee's
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Sneaky Dee's

This legendary Little Italy punk bar has a straight-shooting selection with 60-ounce pitchers of Amsterdam Blonde, Big Wheel and Old Style Pilsner going for $17.70, Cool or Buzz Amber Lager for $13.75, and Beau’s Lug Tread for $19.70, but the price is right as it’s under a cool $20 for all.

Betty's
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Betty's

This King East George Brown haunt is the ultimate student dive bar with prices on pitchers of beer to match. A 60-ounce pitcher of house lager or ale will set you back $16.60, with a list as long as your arm of rotating craft pitchers hovering around $25.


Pour Boy
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Pour Boy

There are two locations for this go-to pub to quench your thirst, one in Little Italy and one in Koreatown. It's $15.75 for 60-ounce pitchers of Amsterdam and $17.25 for all other options, except Blanche de Chambly which is $19.50.

House on Parliament
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House on Parliament

There are 18 draught lines plus a cask at this Cabbagetown watering hole with 60-ounce pitchers going for around $20 - $25. Bigger brands like Keith’s and Stella are represented alongside craft options like Henderson, Beau’s and Lost Craft.


Rebel House
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Rebel House

This homey Rosedale pub has its house lager as well as premium craft options like Henderson and Side Launch on draught for $23.06 for a 60-ounce pitcher. Bump it up to $25.18 for a pitcher the same size of Left Field, Saulter Street, or Pommies or Waupoos cider.


Mugshot Tavern
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Mugshot Tavern

Pitchers get a tiny bit pricier as you head further west to this High Park joint, $22 for most 60-ounce pitchers across the board. However for just a few bucks more you can enjoy a whole pitcher of a rare guest tap from the likes of Town or People's Pint.

The Rhino
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The Rhino

60-ounce pitchers at this spacious Parkdale restaurant and beer bar range from $15.50 for their Rhino Lager by Cameron's up to $25 for a more premium draught option like a raspberry saison by Amsterdam. Beers are always rotating but there are always over 20 on tap.


Bistro 422
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Bistro 422

This basement dive in Little Italy is known for its rock-bottom prices, only around ten bucks for a 60-ounce pitcher of house beer and around $12 for a pitcher of premium. Life hack: 32-ounce cocktails pitchers are the same price as premium beer pitchers.

Tallboys
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Tallboys

There are only four options for draught at this Bloorcourt bar, but what do you expect with name like Tallboys? Get a 60-ounce pitcher of Steamwhistle, Nickelbrook, Wellington or Junction beer for between $20 - $23.

Lead photo by

Matt Forsythe at Sneaky Dee's

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