Toronto is home to several different districts, and some of the coolest, nicest neighbourhoods around. Each with a unique atmosphere and things to do, it's hard to decide where to go to shop, eat or party. Everything is so cool!
We can't conquer all the neighbourhoods in one day, so let's just start with a Toronto favourite, Queen West.
Queen West extends west of Spadina in both directions. There's tons to do and see, and you can really spend the whole day on this strip. Check out where to shop, eat and party below:
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Exclucity // 552 Queen St. W
Calling all sneakerheads! This is one of Toronto's #1 shoe stores, and it carries all the most exclusive releases. Their cool modern shop on Queen has really friendly staff that will be happy to hook you up.
Untitled & Co // 438 Queen St W
Untitled & Co is a local Toronto brand that makes lingerie, hoodies, t-shirts and more. Their unique shop is iconic in the Toronto Instagram scene, and all their clothing is made in the factory below.
F As In Frank // 418 Queen St W
This vintage sportswear shop is super popular in Toronto. They have all the best vintage apparel and sports jerseys. The quality is always very high, and they have some pretty sick unique pieces.
Shinola Toronto // 1000 Queen St W
This upscale brand makes stunning leather good, watches, bicycles and more! Their Toronto flagship store is right at Queen and Ossington, and cannot be missed.
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Mi Taco Taqueria // 247 Queen St. W
If you love tacos, you must go here. They have some of the best Mexican fare in the city, and it's cheap too!
Banh Mi Boys // 392 Queen St. W
This Toronto chain is perfect on-the-go food for a busy day exploring! Their baos are all under $5 and their banh mis range from $6.25 to $9.
Fresh Off The Boat // 404 Queen St W
Looking for some unique seafood? Fresh Off The Boat gets pretty unique when it comes to their dishes. Check them out today!
Lisa Marie // 628 Queen St. W
Named after Elvis' daughter, this bar on Queen has super unique food, and a great open concept dining room to make the night memorable!
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Bovine Sex Club // 542 Queen St. W
This Queen West spot has been around forever, and is 100% necessary forevery Torontonian to go here at least once in their life.
The Drake Hotel // 1150 Queen St. W
There's never a dull moment at The Drake. Concerts, dance parties, private events and more. There's always something hip and happening at this Toronto hot spot.
The Gladstone Hotel // 1214 Queen St W
If you're looking for a wild night of dancing, you have to check out the gladstone dance parties. They host some of the most killer parties in the Toronto scene. Don't miss it!
Apt. 200 // 1034 Queen St W
If you're looking to relive your youth and house party days, look no further than apartment 200. This apartment converted into a club has the best vibes, music and people. Come dance the night away at Apartment 200!