Comfort Inn Toronto North
66 Norfinch Dr.
North York, ON M3N 1X1
Phone: (416) 736-4700
Fax: (416) 736-4842
Bars & Cafes
The Ice Cream Patio is Woodbridge's very own quaint little Italy coming alive in this small town. Known for their fantastic antipasti, their wooden oven baked pizza the true Italian way, their delectable wine menu and of course the perfect ambiance set up there for a perfect romantic night out, surrounded by lamps and creepers and Italian music wafting in the background. For more information check their website.
Take a dip at the Swimming Pool and be drenched in the intoxicating spirits offered here. This little restaurant in North York serves a range of cuisines, from Italian and French, to Mexican and local. Try their fajitas, or pizzas and Chicken Wings, and you will be asking for more. There is also live entertainment organized here on a regular basis, like musical performances, so you can make it a really entertaining outing. The Swimming Pool is open till late, thus giving you a great option for a night outing filled with great food and booze and music.
Where fine dining, heady cocktails and brilliant music blend, Hava Nagila is its name! The cuisine ranges from a traditional Middle-Eastern fare to authentic Sushi and far Eastern delicacies. Hava Nagila has an exquisite bar, serving the coolest concoctions and hosting the hottest live gigs. It also has elegant banquet halls for corporate functions, family gatherings and parties. A major attraction at Hava Nagila is the Israeli Night on Thursdays, that presents the best of Middle-Eastern music coupled with dance and pyrotechnics. Head to Hava Nagila and have a gala night!
Dark interiors, a vast dance floor, twelve billiard tables and a well-stocked bar await you at the Chalker's Pub, Billiards and Bistro. Come here to experience a heady mix of foot thumping live music, a fine selection of cocktails, fine liqueurs and brews and loads of fun! Munch on crunchy salads and stuffed sandwiches and sip on a martini as you catch all the sporting action screened on the Televisions. An exciting line -up of live music events and gigs add to the overall vibrant vibe.The pub entertains child patrons till 9pm. Check website for more details on current and upcoming events.
Located in uptown Toronto south of Hwy 401, Safari Bar and Grill is the perfect place for a meal with friends, friendly game of pool, or night out for live music. There's free pool weeknights, jazz on Tuesday evenings and Sunday brunch from 11a-3p. The menu offers standard pub fare done to perfection. Aside from pizzas and pastas, main dishes include Homemade Venison Sausage, Baked Cashew Vegetable Curry and Grilled Pork Loin.
If you're looking for a place that combines Italian, Asian, French and Canadian cuisines, then The Monkey Bar & Grill is right up your alley. The menu includes dishes such as Grilled Atlantic Salmon, Roasted Rack of Lamb, Grilled Calf's Liver and Jumbo Black Tiger Shrimps. You can also hire the place for private events. For more details, call ahead.
No one does afternoon teas like T-Buds on the Yonge Street. A gem of Bedford Park, this charming tea-room is the place to go when you want dainty, afternoon teas with a bunch of girlfriends. The place offers a wide variety of lose teas from all over the world and palatable munches to go with your choice of beverages. You can choose from pre-set menus like the English Tea or American Brunch; although the teas in themselves are exquisite, the finger foods are insanely delicious too! Also on offer are a range of sweet as well as savory crepes with distinct, innovative toppings; try the Arabic Bazaar or The Moghul, they come highly recommended. The staff is attentive, extremely child-friendly and the place, on the whole is definitely worth a visit, whether you're with friends or family.
The Amaya brand that brought you The Indian Room & Amaya Express has been so successful that owners Hemant Bhagwani and Derek Valleau realized that they could do even more with serving fine Indian food. With the Bread Bar, they have ventured into serving small plates with unique takes on traditional Indian fare. Take their raita, for instance. The yogurt has been spiced and sprinkled with pomegranate seeds for a truly new and refreshing experience! And their naan sandwiches are a divine indulgence with soft grilled naan tucked tightly around ingredients like pulled lamb and mashed potatoes.
The Herb's Restaurant and Catering is an uptown and upscale restaurant offering a mix of French-European cuisine in a bright and lively ambiance. Everything at Herbs is cheerful and summery, with printed floral tablecloths and the potted herbs which give this restaurant its name. The cuisine offers a mix of French-European including chicken, pasta, steak, lamb, seafood and game. This is followed by the made-from-scratch desserts. Call ahead for more details.
Located in the Corso Italia, a strip along St Clair West, that displays the rich presence of the Italian community in Toronto, this gelateria is a must-visit for its frozen goodies and a rewarding cultural experience. The atmosphere is friendly and welcoming, with the owner and staff greeting you warmly in their native Italian language. With over 50 different kinds of gelatos and ice creams, this place caters to varied taste-buds. The Italians are arguably the masters of coffee, and the fresh cups offered here back up this bold claim. Known for their inclination towards perfection, this cafe at times takes as long as three days to dish out some of its specialty menu, and so it is advisable to place your order well in advance. So come here for a real Italian treat, that will linger on your tongue for a lifetime.
Get your caffeine fix at The Mad Bean, an eclectic and popular coffeehouse in the neighborhood. This place adorns installations by local artists and photographers that make for unique decor and are also on sale. Savor their award-winning Americano, or Latte, Espresso, Mad Bean Red Eye or their iced versions. Prepared from organic, fair trade beans, they are complemented by freshly-baked pastries and confections. They occasionally host live bands and also feature a dedicated collection of books.
A great hangout place for music and alcohol lovers, 3030 is located in the heart of Junction neighborhood. Offering a rustic and laid-back ambiance, it is home to a lot more than just musical performances. Open throughout the week, it hosts everything from art exhibitions and fashion shows to live music shows and theater gigs. Striving to become a center of cultural events and leisure, you can drop here to have a gala time over the weekend. Sit back in their contemporary space, as you gulp some liquor, gorge some food, and play the old-fashioned board games and pin ball. Unlike a regular bar, 3030 serves a great deal of dishes, that include Lamb Popsicle, Crab & Sweet Pea Ravioli, Butter Chicken Wings and Stewed Beef. Have a look at their website to stay updated on the upcoming and current events.