Places to pick up in Toronto are full of possibility, if you know where to look. Earls King Street Young professionals abound at this Financial District bar and restaurant.
While the scene in Toronto can seem daunting at first, this list should help you narrow down your best bets. There’s a civilized restaurant on one side, and a crowded meat market bar on the other. In summer months the patio is as hot as the patrons.
Bottle service is the drink of choice, or prepare to be set back by basic cocktails, but the prices weed out the cheapskates.
If you’re lucky, your catch has a room upstairs and hotel guests have access to the exclusive Thompson Hotel rooftop lounge.
It’s a hot happy-hour cocktail spot, where lengthy steak dinners and drinks sessions drag into the late-night.
If office-wear and stilettos make you hot, or you’re into red-meat lovin’ good ol’ boys, check out this place.
Website Good for: GTA, professionals, 20 and 30-somethings 2.
Williams Landing Another Liberty Village pick-up joint.
The Keg Much like the Jack Astor’s bar, but rooted right in the Financial District, this place gets packed with picker-uppers.
This one’s got a huge rooftop location, lofty prices and a beautiful crowd.
Its sister restaurant, Hunters Landing in the City Place neighbourhood, provides the same pick up possibilities to downtowners.
Website Good for: 20 and 30-somethings, professionals 5.
Website Good for: GTA, professionals, 20 and 30-somethings 4.