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Distillery Historic District

55 Mill St, Toronto, Ontario M5A 3C4, Canada
+1 416-364-1177
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The Distillery District is an internationally acclaimed village of brick-lined streets and dozens of vibrantly restored Victorian Industrial buildings. It’s one of Ontario’s hottest tourist attractions and home to live theatres, galleries, fashion, design and jewelry boutiques, unique cafes and award-winning restaurants. It’s all completely closed to traffic and just a few minutes walk from downtown Toronto.
  • Excellent51%
  • Very good37%
  • Average10%
  • Poor1%
  • Terrible1%
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“christmas market” (603 reviews)
“art galleries” (294 reviews)
Suggested Duration: 2-3 hours
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55 Mill St, Toronto, Ontario M5A 3C4, Canada
Downtown
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+1 416-364-1177
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Reviewed yesterday

Wait for a sunny day here as there are great pockets to sit and have a beer in the sun and out of the wind. You have to have a beer here--- right? Galleries, little market stalls, some fashion shops..... a bit of everything close...More

Thank Caz K
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Reviewed yesterday

My husband & I walked to the Distillery District and around the area as it had good reviews. It does have some nice old buildings and the cobblestone streets but otherwise, we didn't find it too interesting. Although, we didn't do any shopping or stop...More

Thank MstqMI
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Reviewed 3 days ago

This is a lovely part of Toronto. Great group of shops, bars, galleries etc. A little out of the way but still easy to get to.

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Reviewed 3 days ago via mobile

I could not say that the Distillery is one of the best places in Toronto. Yes there are little art galleries and cafes, but it is not very interesting. Maybe at summer time it is better. But for a little walk is ok.

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Reviewed 3 days ago

We visited this area multiple times during our Toronto visit, doing a tasting in the distillery, beers at Mill St, and guac at El Catrin. Also, pastries at Brick Street and shopping in all of the shops along the roads. We were lucky enough to...More

Thank lizzyred
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Reviewed 4 days ago via mobile

Had a great dinner at Pure Spirits. Must try the chef oyster special and braised short ribs! Very friendly staff and a beautiful old building

Thank JaniceJ1970
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Reviewed 5 days ago via mobile

Picked a great day. Art festival going on. Lots of cool shops, restaurants and brewery/ distilleries. Family friendly during the day. Old brick streets with no cars, brick buildings. A must see in Toronto. Saw about 3 bridal parties getting pictures here if that tells...More

Thank jimmojo
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Reviewed 1 week ago

We have visited Toronto several times and this is the first time we have seen this area! Visiting for the excellent Fluevog shoe store but the whole area is interesting and quirky to walk around. Perfect site for the Fluevog store in an old renovated...More

Thank Sue P
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Reviewed 1 week ago

A friend and I used the hop on hop off bus to get there. We visited 2 places, the Distillery with the most awesome vodka and the ice cream shop. I was so impressed tasting the vodka that I bought a bottle, (I'm diabetic and...More

Thank a444carl
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Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Good coffee nice bars easy going streets this is a wonderful place for an exelent evening and a day time stroll

Thank Threnity
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Mary C
11 May 2018|
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Response from Ariane A | Reviewed this property |
Underground parking entrance is off of Cherry Street just north of the Gardiner Expressway. Here is a great app for parking which allows you to pick your location, date and time range for parking and it will show you all... More
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24 April 2018|
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Response from Clare M | Reviewed this property |
It is walkable but closer to 30 minutes.
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Mary M
17 December 2017|
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Response from 887tam | Reviewed this property |
There is a paid parking next y o the Christmas market. If you parked in the paid parking area I am sure there will be disabled parking space.
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