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Very vibrant

This is a very vibrant area of Toronto with lots of good restaurants - Greek and otherwise and lots... read more

Reviewed 3 December 2017
Northern_Hiker
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Toronto, Canada
greek fun

I went there during the greek festival and it was lots of fun. Many vendors serve food outside... read more

Reviewed 9 October 2017
Alia D
,
Dubai, United Arab Emirates
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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 29 January 2018 via mobile

Went there thinking Greeks knew how to cook Lamb!!! RAW can’t believe they brought me RAW rack of lamb on my plate to my table.... like BAAAAA!! never again !!! And then wanted me to pay for it!! When we sliced it...was COLD to The...More

Date of experience: January 2018
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Reviewed 10 January 2018

So much do do and great food! However you have to stop at the Athens bakery and try the honeyballs. An explosion of deliciousness!

Date of experience: January 2018
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Reviewed 5 January 2018

This is one of Toronto's most vibrant and desired neighbourhoods for sure. From Broadview, walk east until around Jones, and now even well beyond that, and you will find tons of cool shops and LOADS of restaurants of all kinds. The history here is Greek...More

Date of experience: January 2018
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Reviewed 3 December 2017

This is a very vibrant area of Toronto with lots of good restaurants - Greek and otherwise and lots of interesting shops. There are a few bars and coffee shops which are actually "social clubs". You will want to avoid those.

Date of experience: December 2017
Thank Northern_Hiker
Reviewed 21 November 2017

As a Torontonian, I would not take visitors to Greektown. Apart from a few Greek restos and the history of Greek immigrants settling into the area, there is nothing authentically Greek about it. I'm not at all a fan of this area of town and...More

Date of experience: March 2017
1  Thank KippyBee
Reviewed 5 November 2017

soon as you turn from Broadview onto Danforth, you will see the sign across the street, it has some concentration of Greek restaurant, of course, and some markets, actually it's mixed w/Chinese shops, Italians too.

Date of experience: October 2017
Thank oc8892016
Reviewed 9 October 2017

I went there during the greek festival and it was lots of fun. Many vendors serve food outside, many greek dancers and performances and lots of fun.

Date of experience: August 2017
1  Thank Alia D
Reviewed 4 October 2017

This is what Torontonian's call Greek town in Toronto. There are so many great restaurants here and now not all Greek and a good thing too because what use to be good good for very cheep has become more expensive. Too bad too because some...More

Date of experience: July 2017
Thank stevendD6925DX
Reviewed 2 October 2017

If you are visiting Toronto during the taste of the Danforth, second week of August, you should check it it out.Greek food prevails, but there are many other options, including Thai, Chinese, Brazilian, Indian, Japanese and more. It is crazy busy with live music and...More

Date of experience: August 2017
Thank Vagabond W
Reviewed 27 September 2017

A street full of restaurants, mostly Greek, interspersed by small bars, many of which have evening entertainment.

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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