Bars & Nightlife

Toronto’s nightlife scene is as varied as the crowd it attracts. From Vegas-style lounges to after-hours nightclubs to relaxed sports bars, there are options to suit every mood.

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Choose Your Groove

Every live-music lover has a favourite venue. Listen up: here’s where you’ll find it in Toronto.

Add a Spring to Your Step at One of These Toronto Cocktail Bars

With warmer weather comes refreshing, seasonally-inspired cocktails. There’s no better time to explore Toronto’s cocktail scene.

Dancing in Toronto for the 30 and 40+ Crowd

Just because you’ve turned the “big 3-0,” doesn’t mean the music has to stop. From swanky lounges to vibrant salsa clubs to sultry jazz bars, Toronto is full of nightclubs perfect for the 30+ crowd that still wants to party.


Drink Locally

Being surrounded by rich farmland means Toronto restaurants and wineries benefit from the bounty.

10 Swank Lounges in Toronto for Your Next Smart Cocktail

Toronto’s selection of lounges serve up glamour and sophistication. This top 10 list of the city’s best lounges includes refined King West hotel bars, eccentric Queen East dance joints and many options in-between.

10 Sun-Drenched Patios in Toronto

Toronto’s patios add ambience to your cocktail, whatever the hour. Don’t let summer pass you by without experiencing a few of these hotspots, which offer an excellent way to make the most of a hot summer night in the city. This top 10 list has a patio for every drinker’s style.

Late Nights: After-Hours Bars in Toronto

From swanky clubs to rocking stages, here are six popular Toronto hangouts where you can keep the party going after last call.

Top 10 Toronto Sports Bars for the Win!

Head to one of Toronto’s liveliest sports bars, which offer the next best way to watch the game. Big screens, big sound and cheering from fellow fans ignite the sense of camaraderie that the game is loved for.

Toronto’s Best Bars For Cider

Be part of the craft cider revolution by sampling at these top bars for cider in Toronto.

Toronto’s Best Heated Patios

Nothing says “hardy Canadian” like beering around the propane heaters on a warm winter patio in the middle of town […]

Something for the Soul: Jazz Bars in Toronto

Discover Toronto’s thriving jazz scene. Between live music bars and festivals, jazz enthusiasts can get their fix every day of the week.

South, Meet North: Latin Bars and Festivals in Toronto

Discover Toronto’s vibrant Latin hotspots. With Latin bars, salsa clubs and colourful festivals, get a taste of Latin America right here in Toronto.

Soak Up the City: 7 Toronto Bars With a View

Whether you want to cool off with a rooftop cocktail or warm up with wine in mid-winter, 7 of the top Toronto bars with a view are sure to satisfy.

The Penny Pincher’s Guide to Cheap Drinks in Toronto

Looking for a night out on the town but worried about your budget? Never fear. There are plenty of spots to get cheap drinks in Toronto no matter which neighbourhood you’re staying in.

Toronto’s Thriving Live Music & Concert Scene

While major Toronto stadiums such as Rogers Centre and Scotiabank Arena regularly attract A-list acts like Beyoncé and Taylor Swift, dedicated music scene aficionados know that smaller venues provide a more intimate experience.

Beats, Brews & Bottle Service: Top Toronto Nightclubs

Toronto’s nightclub scene is hot. Partiers flock to Toronto from all around to dance, drink and de-stress in style. It’s nearly impossible to choose a “best of” list from Toronto’s many nightspots, but here are some of the trendiest Toronto clubs where you’re guaranteed to have a good time.

Drink it All In: The Best Cocktails in Toronto

Is there anything better than a cocktail? These signature Toronto cocktails prepared by our local mixologists will linger long after the last drop.

The Ultimate Toronto Beer Crawl

From local craft beers to premium imports, Toronto is a beer lover’s paradise. See how many of these 10 breweries & bars you can cross off your list.

Top Hops: Beer Events Come to a Head

Toronto has always been a beer town but with more craft brewers plying their trade here and new festivals foaming up every month, great beer can be found around every corner.