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: Professionals, 20 and 30-somethings 3.
The Keg Much like the Jack Astor’s bar, but rooted right in the Financial District, this place gets packed with picker-uppers.
Website Good for: GTA, professionals, 20 and 30-somethings 2.
Williams Landing Another Liberty Village pick-up joint.
Website Good for: 20 and 30-somethings, professionals 5.
Bottle service is the drink of choice, or prepare to be set back by basic cocktails, but the prices weed out the cheapskates.
Website Good for: GTA, professionals, 20 and 30-somethings 4.The Thompson Hotel The 1812 Bar in the posh Thompson Hotel is the perfect location to mingle with the younger yet affluent set (there’s an age minimum of 25 on Fridays and Saturdays).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.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.