Comfort Hotel Downtown
15 Charles St. E.
Toronto, ON M4Y 1S1
Phone: (416) 924-1222
Fax: (416) 927-1369
Bars & Cafes
Located at Yonge Street, Miss Korea serves delicious Korean specials. The interiors of the restaurant is quite modern and their service is very friendly. The must-try here are sam gyup sal, Kimchi Jjim, spicy seafood noodle soup, Spicy Pork Buns, Spicy Rice Cake with Pork Belly and tofu kimchi. They also have food with drinks combo. Though the main seating area is downstairs, they have karaoke room which can be pre-booked for parties. Miss Korea is a bit pricier than the other Asian restaurant in the vicinity but their portions are quite generous and the overall experience makes the visit worth it!
A great cup of coffee to the body is what meditation is to the soul, and Second Cup knows just the right way of relaxing your body with the perfect coffee. The cafe at Yonge Street has a wonderful, inviting vibe. It is furnished with comfortable seating spaces and also has an extended patio. They offer free WiFi, hence it is a perfect place to get some work done with a cup of coffee and fresh muffins. Second Cup is also a great meeting spot for friends.
The concept of vapor lounges is fast gaining popularity, and the city of Toronto is certainly no exception to this. It too has its fair share, Vapor Central being one of them. Here, you can get vaporizer and the requisite accessories to have a good time. Whether all by yourself or along with a large group, patrons will surely have a great time. Since the focus is on Medical Marijuana, alcoholic beverages are not served here; however snacks and coolers are on offer. Vapor Central also hosts interesting events like Cannabis Comedy, Stoner Sundays Open Mic and so forth. For a detailed and updated information about the gigs, check website.
With high backed, plush red couches, burgundy wallpaper, pool tables, dartboards, soccer on the "telly" and types of draft beer, there's no mistaking the authenticity of this pub at the Yonge-Bloor cross downtown. There is live music every Saturday night and a weekly dart league for those whose aim is true. The traditional British cuisine is augmented with some creative Euro-twists. Tandoori chicken breast and hummus tapas are offered alongside the more conventional orders of fish and chips, steak and mushroom pie, and Irish stew.
Burgundy's offers a lavish ambience replete with peach walls adorned with attractive frames, a bar full of polished counters and sparkling liquor bottles. This bar is always bubbling with energy and excitement and offers a plethora of entertainment options such as pool tables and more than 10 high-definition television screens. Guests can start their meal with appetizers such as Kofta or Sultani Kabob, Tempura Calamari, Cajun Nachos Supreme and Five Spice Sweet Potatoes. Do not miss the Singapore Sling cocktail with triple sec, gin, cherry brandy, grenadine, orange and lemon juice. Customers can also unwind with Yellowtail Red Wine, chilled Strawberry Daiquiri, Mint Chocolate Martini and Melon Ball Shooter.
The Artful Dodger is a perfect place to down a few beers with friends. The pub has a respectable number of beers on tap and serves scrumptious bar snacks to complement your drink. You can sit at the front patio of the bar, which is perfect for people watching. There is an extended patio at the rear end of the bar as well, here they have a juke box and a pool table. They will make you a good pulled pork sandwich or a meaty burger, yet if you are unable to decide on the food you can try their daily combo. Their portions and pours are quite generous and the ambiance is cozy and rustic, which is why the place is usually packed by late evenings.
Though Crema Coffee Co is a chain of coffee shops, its owners believe in retaining individuality of each outlet. This one located on Bloor Street is certainly no exception to this. The quality and service standards are uniform, and yet, this branch manages to showcase its uniqueness while serving the perfectly brewed cuppa of coffee and snacks. The baristas here are trained to serve excellent coffee that too almost instantly. Skills of the staff and special coffee beans together make it a popular coffee joint.
This downtown drinking joint is far cry away from your regular pubs and cocktail bars. Taking inspiration from the rich Asian cuisine, this Korean bar features sake, soju and other sapporo drinks. Apart from that, it also serves your regular ones like beer, vodka, wine and champagne. And, even the food menu at Wabar is not your regular pub food. You can enjoy Japanese Wadogs, tataki, special party trays and so forth. Call for details.
As the name suggests, Esther’s Soup Kitchen is a establishment serving flavorful and tasty soups. Nestled within the Cumberland Terrace, it is the best place if you are not looking for a complete meal but a delicious substitute for lunch. It serves variety of soups everyday, and patrons can even mix two soups of their choices. Call for details.
This in-house cafe is a trendy extension of the classy Holt Renfrew store. Subdued elegance with simplistic yet elegant decor makes for a dining space that is ideal for a business luncheon as well as friendly lunch. You can choose from short eats like Heirloom Carrot Salad, Brunch Tartine, Roasted Herb Chicken Breast and savor it along with a glass of cocktail. If you are in no mood for meals, try ordering the Indian teas that are infused with varied herbs and flavors. And, last but not the least, Holts Café offers 'sharing plates' option to its diners. For details, check website.
With a Tim Hortons down every alley in this area, this place is a good spot to enjoy a mid-day quick snack. Quite a popular outlet, this store is usually crowded, but the efficient staff will make sure that you have your order as soon as possible. Enjoy their range of coffees and teas, while kids will love their cold brews and milkshakes. Other dishes on the menu include burgers, sandwiches and wraps, as well as bagels, cookies, croissants and more.
A visit to Spirits Bar & Grill is sure to be the cure-all for your weekly woes. A longtime favorite in Toronto, Spirits combines an extensive menu, an amicable staff, and a laid-back atmosphere. Here you can try creative menu items such as pesto pizza or choose from more traditional pub fare. For detailed information on menu items and prices, visit their website.