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Often compared to New York City's Soho, Queen Street is the place to go for trendy dining and nightlife, plus cutting-edge fashion, art galleries, antique shops and bookstores.
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Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Interesting and colorful! Good to see it limited to a certain area and not scattered all over the city. I understand that these are created by talented and well-known artists.

Date of experience: November 2018
Thank yvonnedp
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

If in Toronto, great area to look at shops, coffee houses and restaurants. Interesting things and shopping you will not find anywhere else.beautiful in the summer to just walk Queen street and explore.

Date of experience: November 2018
Thank Evelin H
Reviewed 2 November 2018

Graffiti Alley was a fun walk. There was even a rap group rehearsing. China town was amazing. It really felt and looked China! Lots going on west and east on Queen Street.

Date of experience: October 2018
Thank ELLlady
Reviewed 22 October 2018

Nice place to visit during the summer months. Lots of unique restaurants and businesses. You can take the subway, bus or trolley here.

Date of experience: July 2018
Thank CNDTRVLR
Reviewed 22 October 2018

My wife loves to shop on Queen Street West (or the Beach area on Queen St. East). I can endure the shopping safaris by visiting the numerous pubs on the street and watching sports. Queen Street is always jumping between University and Spadina, but there...More

Date of experience: October 2018
Thank Fyvush
Reviewed 20 October 2018

Walk on the wild side of town and enjoy the scenery. Queen Street has everythin your heart desires and more. There are big shops and small speciality shops that offer as many varieties of clothing, shoes and accessories as you can afford to purchase. You...More

Date of experience: October 2018
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Reviewed 14 October 2018

The views are so amazon of all of the art work and I got some interesting stories from the locals. I would love to visit again!

Date of experience: June 2018
Thank marc8615
Reviewed 8 October 2018

Queen Street in downtown Toronto is a great street to shop, walk up and down on, admire the old historic city hall and the newer modern one along with so many other nice buildings. There are a lot of stores, restaurants and some cool graffiti...More

Date of experience: July 2018
Thank Usia2014
Reviewed 3 October 2018 via mobile

East or west, beaches, fashion district, the hood and everywhere in between, Queen St is, by far, my favourite street to walk in Toronto. No guide or company required. Queen St is endlessly interesting and much to see and do.

Date of experience: October 2018
Thank ChandraNN1
Reviewed 2 October 2018

Starting from Nathan Philip Square, the Old and the New City Hall and the Toronto sign, numerous restaurants and the Bell Media where you can watch the taping of your favorite talk shows, Queen Street is the busiest and most interesting part of downtown Toronto....More

Date of experience: September 2018
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