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West Queen West

Toronto, Ontario, Canada
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Hidden Gems on Queen West

From University Avenue west along Queen Street is known locally as Queen West, is the epitome of... read more

Reviewed 6 days ago
Adrienne W
Toronto, Ontario, Canada
Neat street to wander

I like out of the way funky areas to walk around. Lots of independent shops(clothes, home decor... read more

Reviewed 2 weeks ago
Sabena Y
Yorktown, Virginia
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Reviewed 6 days ago

From University Avenue west along Queen Street is known locally as Queen West, is the epitome of cool for shopping for those interested in boutique design, vintage furniture and clothing and an almost overwhelming number of amazing dining options. There are hundreds of stores but...More

Thank Adrienne W
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

I like out of the way funky areas to walk around. Lots of independent shops(clothes, home decor, gadgets, art/crafts), restaurants and bars. When we were there on a Sunday afternoon and it wasn't too crowded but lots of people still out walking and definitely felt...More

Thank Sabena Y
Reviewed 6 June 2017

Rode here in the tram as we wanted to explore outside of the Toronto city centre area. This is now a rather rundown but hip and happening area, a little funky and bohemian with restaurants and boutique shops.

Thank PrestonGuild
Reviewed 5 June 2017

hi queen street is great a hip and up coming hipster place lots of funky storees and good restaurants to dine too nice just watch all the people and has a nicee vibrant felling bustelig great place in Toronto johnb.

Thank swedenman
Reviewed 24 May 2017

Some good food and decent coffee. Beards, tattoos, unemployment. The mental hospital has a nice park. Watch out for the crack heads.

Thank Jena-Noone
Reviewed 21 May 2017

Very nice for a Sunday stroll. There's lots of restaurants, cafes, clothing boutiques, and some vintage/consignment stores. If you want to get off the main sidewalk, just South of Queen, parallel to it, there is graffiti alley which is a must-see.

Thank 01BriLee72
Reviewed 30 April 2017

If you like the more "hip" places in any city, this is one of them :-) There are many quaint stores, buildings (and people) on this street. There is also a wide selction of restaurants that looked really nice. A great place to go for...More

Reviewed 25 April 2017

We really enjoying taking this area in when in the city. Recommend taking this place in when in the area. Very interesting and enjoyable.

Thank Garry M
Reviewed 12 March 2017

This area of Toronto has in recent years grown to be one of the more interesting areas to explore. The street is home to many unique shops, restaurants, bars and parks. It is a great place to spend a few hours walking and taking in...More

1  Thank KatzAz
Reviewed 26 February 2017

lots of boutiques and cafes. trendy area great to window shop. good place to wander on a nice day. easy to walk to from downtown

Thank roadrunner0820
Queen Street and West Queen West
Known as the Art & Design District, West Queen West is
one of the most energetic and dynamic of Toronto's
neighborhoods. Along with its great modernist museums,
clubs, and restaurants, it's home to some of the
funkiest specialty shops, ranging from clothing to
stationary to collectables, and caters to niche and
vintage shoppers of all kinds. That makes it a mecca
for creatives, including hobbyists designers, writers,
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