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Lots of Greek restaurants & unique little shops

Periodically I’ve had business meetings in the area, and a few times have come to celebrate the... read more

Reviewed 15 July 2018
KodoDrummer
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Yekaterinburg, Russia
Nice atmosphere

This area is having a vibrant and nice atmosphere. Here the people are joking and talking... read more

Reviewed 13 July 2018
ElenaP2205
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Romania
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Danforth Street is more commonly known as "The Danforth" where it becomes the city's Greek neighborhood.
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1675 Danforth Ave, Toronto, Ontario M4C 5P2, Canada
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Reviewed 24 July 2018

This address does not accurately describe Greektown, you need to go further west to catch the restaurants and bars of Greektown. Great place for adults and kids.

Date of experience: June 2018
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Reviewed 15 July 2018

Periodically I’ve had business meetings in the area, and a few times have come to celebrate the mid-August weekend “Taste of the Danforth” festival of tasty Greek foods, games, live entertainment, street performers, stands at which vendors are selling many types inexpensive goods and services,...More

Date of experience: July 2018
4  Thank KodoDrummer
Reviewed 13 July 2018 via mobile

This area is having a vibrant and nice atmosphere. Here the people are joking and talking sometimes louder, the food is tasty and the places to eat are plenty.

Date of experience: July 2018
Thank ElenaP2205
Reviewed 16 June 2018

Considering how long it took me to get here by subway I was somewhat disappointed with Greektown. I was expecting more authentic Greek bakeries, shops, and restaurants, a feeling of a mini Greece. Not all businesses around here are Greek. My boyfriend and I walked...More

Date of experience: June 2018
Thank adrianna24sings
Reviewed 16 June 2018

An arch welcomes you when you enter this section of the street and another one thanks you for the visit at the end of the Greek village which is in reality a southern european and middleeastern world. Interesting shops and restaurants and bars. Do not...More

Date of experience: June 2018
Thank italcan2013
Reviewed 4 March 2018

Greektown on the Danforth is no the same anymore .Many Greek restaurants are gone and replaced by other international cuisines.You can still find good Greek food here and the Greek festival in the summer is great place to be and feel like a Greek

Date of experience: March 2018
Thank Tyson B
Reviewed 3 March 2018

Taste of the Danforth in summer 2017. Fun and food .... wow! Souvlaki, Gyros, Lamb chops, chicken, corn on the cob and more. Bands and Ice cream and Toronto Sports teams, Banks and beer. Toronto East General support, stores open with special sidewalk sales too.

Date of experience: August 2017
Thank Paul S
Reviewed 20 February 2018

There are so many places to eat that have amazing food around there. I haven't tried a place yet that I didn't love!

Date of experience: June 2017
Thank MichelleK28
Reviewed 10 February 2018

You are going to have to book a flight to the Greek Islands to get anymore authentic. These are Greeks! Proud Greeks! and they should be because they have maintained their traditions and flavours of their home and brought it to us here in Canada....More

Date of experience: August 2017
Thank MrMastino
Reviewed 30 January 2018

Sadly this area is slowly changing from the great Greektown of late night patios to more of a higher end neighbourhood so if you get the change to go, there go now. A lot of the famous Greek restaurants are gone along with some of...More

Date of experience: June 2017
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Please be aware it is difficult to find parking in the area. I live further west of the airport and chose to drive to the most end subway station (Islington) where there is south parking for non-regular users. I than take... More
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