Toronto's best bars

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Natalia Manzocco

10 well-loved local watering holes that have stood the test of time, thanks to great atmosphere, broad wine and beer lists, and killer cocktails Read more


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Samuel Engelking

10 impressive new spots for cocktails, beer, wine and sake that prove the city's bar scene has more options than ever Read more



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It's never been a better time to grab a drink in Toronto Read more

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The top new(ish) bars in the city and where to get your St. Paddy's Day on Read more

Best Restaurants & Bar Guides 11 Comments

The owners of The Only, The Monarch and the Hyatt's Rooftop Lounge on the key to staying in business for 20+ years Read more

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Bar culture gets fresher – and more varied – every year. We've got mezcal, funky beers, neo-dives and contemporized cozy locals. Here are our picks for the year's top spots. Read more

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Just brew it! Those three words are the unofficial credo of Toronto’s­ ever-expanding band of brewers. Hope you’re thirsty. Read more




Patio season is finally here. After another long winter (and maddening, mercurial spring), it’s time to pull up a chair outside, then stay there until well after Labour Day. Read more

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Toronto is home to a bounty of bars: neighbourhood nooks for cozy quiet nights and destinations for booze-fuelled adult recreation. Read more

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Where to score, play, ride and chill while you get your drink on Read more

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Living on a student budget doesn’t have to mean consecutive semesters of guzzling dire, cheap booze in, what Anthony Bourdain calls, “fake-ass Irish pubs.” Here’s something they won’t teach you in college: how to drink smarter, not cheaper. Read more


When in doubt, these go-to beer spots always serve quality on tap Read more


Another year, another awesome crop of new T.O. breweries from east to west Read more