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Address: Bordered by Avenue Rd. | Yonge and Bloor Sts., and Yorkville Ave., Toronto, Ontario, Canada
Phone Number:
+1 416-928-3553

Formerly populated by Bohemians and hippies, this gentrified neighborhood...

Formerly populated by Bohemians and hippies, this gentrified neighborhood now contains a variety of posh stores and boutiques.

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Centrally located , subway or bus can get you to Yonge and Bloor area. Short block north. Trendy restaurants, boutiques, bars . Some interesting stores to see.

5 of 5 bubblesReviewed 2 days ago
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 days ago NEW

Centrally located , subway or bus can get you to Yonge and Bloor area. Short block north. Trendy restaurants, boutiques, bars . Some interesting stores to see.

Thank Linda B
Toronto, Canada
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 week ago

Lot's of high end boutiques, stores, restaurants etc where you can drop a load $$$. There are some more reasonably priced establishments as well. The Nespresso cafe is a place to grab a nice Espresso or Latte and a danish. Hemingways rooftop patio is a great place for brunch in the warmer months.

Thank BrugalRum
Whitchurch-Stouffville, Canada
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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 week ago

Yorkville is an upper-scale avenue that holds posh shops with expensive restaurants. There is an abundance of coffee shops and stores. A beautiful place to be.

Thank Lucas V
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 weeks ago

near my school and home! I always go there for gelato! nice litte shopping and dinning area to visit.

Thank Tina L
Toronto, Canada
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Great to stroll the streets and window shop, some of the nicest shops in Toronto. Known as the Fifth Avenue of Toronto.

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Fairhope, Alabama
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 7 December 2016

This was perhaps our favorite area we visited while in Toronto. It is definitely an upscale, but not "snooty", part of town. The area is full of fun shops and art galleries (the best art gallery options in Toronto, especially featuring Canadian artists), as well as bars and restaurants. We loved simply walking around the area. Put this area on... More 

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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 5 December 2016

Very enjoyable walking around in this neighborhood with tns of chic shops, nice chic visitors and good small food places and good eating too.

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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 29 November 2016

wasn't what you would call part of it ,,,but remember many times walking through yorkville ,,,was so quiet , peaceful ,,unreal ,,,changed a lot over the years ,,but , memories still there ,,,like to go by for a visit when i'm around ,,,memory lane

Thank nomoremould
Southport, CT
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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 28 November 2016

Now this is the place you go in Toronto, if you want to shop at fashion houses such as Celine, Hermes, Louis Vuitton, Armani, jewellery houses such as Tiffany's, Bulgari, and art galleries. Celebrity viewing and restaurants and hotels on the luxe end are all dotted here.

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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 21 November 2016

Bring your wallet, there are lots of amazing stores in 1 km radius. You will not leave empty-handed-I assure you! Check out Sorry coffee or Tutti for great coffee.

Thank SunFoodFun

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Midtown is a dynamic part of Toronto with some of its most stylish high-rise residences and heritage buildings. The area sees busy shoppers with bag-laden arms balancing lattes in paper cups as they travel from one luxury brand to the next, taking advantage of the proximity of high-end shops. The reflecting pools, jogging trails, and nature treks of the Rosehill Revision are always a hub of outdoor activity, and after a workout from either running or splurging, many take advantage of the spas and massage parlors Midtown has to offer. Away from the bakeries, boutiques, and glamorous old theaters of the district's center, locals use the weekend to embrace the more suburban feel of Midtown's parks, tennis courts, outdoor markets, and the manicured grounds of Casa Loma, while families indulge the area's state-of-the-art playground and learning facilities. Of course, no high-brow district is complete without a healthy counter-culture: Midtown boasts some of the wildest street art and full-wall graffiti of any neighborhood in Toronto.
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