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Ontario Energy Board Consumer Scam Alert

Ontario Energy Board Consumer Scam Alert

The Ontario Energy Board issued an alert on increased efforts by scam artists attempting to take advantage of consumer uncertainty during this COVID-19 emergency, with respect to their energy bills. Since low-volume small businesses have been offered certain...

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Covid-19 Information & Hours of Operation

Covid-19 Information & Hours of Operation

UPDATE: In response to the COVID-19 crisis, the City of Toronto launched the BusinessTO Support Centre. The centre provides businesses with one-on-one virtual assistance completing applications for government programs, as well as general business advice. The City has...

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Keep Those Pearly Whites Clean at Kingsmill Dental Hygiene

Keep Those Pearly Whites Clean at Kingsmill Dental Hygiene

Finding a great dentist in Toronto can be a huge task, but thankfully the Kingsway is home to Kingsmill Dental Hygiene. The employees at this dental office at 2877 Bloor Street West is right in our own neighborhood and a great place to get your teeth checked and...

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Find the Perfect Outfit at Carriage Trade

Find the Perfect Outfit at Carriage Trade

How hard is it to find that perfect outfit sometimes? As you dig through your closet feeling as if you’ve worn it all before, or you just need that one piece to put it all together, you end up feeling frustrated. Well, there’s a solution to that! Carriage Trade is a...

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Get Beautiful Arrangements at Oleander Floral Design

Get Beautiful Arrangements at Oleander Floral Design

Flowers are what bring life to any occasion or get together. Whether it is remembering an anniversary, celebrating a birthday, or decorating an entire wedding, a finding a good florist is key. Oleander Floral Design has been a part of the Kingsway community since...

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The Perfect Manicure & Pedicure at Royal Luxe Nail Bar

The Perfect Manicure & Pedicure at Royal Luxe Nail Bar

While there are many nail salons in Toronto, a good one can be surprisingly hard to find. Luckily on the Kingsway, Royal Luxe Nail Bar has made a new home at the corner of Willingdon Blvd. and Bloor Street West.  The interior of the salon is bright and...

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Get Back on Track with Chiropractor & Massage

Get Back on Track with Chiropractor & Massage

A good chiropractor can be a miracle worker. When you find a clinic that offers massage therapy, acupuncture, physiotherapy, personal training and other programming, you have found a gem. Meet the Back on Track Chiropractic and Massage Clinic on the Kingsway. It’s...

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Try South African Burgers at Plan B Burgers

Try South African Burgers at Plan B Burgers

The city of Toronto is home to many burger joints, but none as unique as Plan B Burgers. This restaurant is not only a burger spot, but it’s one of Toronto’s only restaurants where you can get authentic South African dishes. You’ll find that many of the burgers have a...

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Souvlaki Greek Tavern

Opa! If you want authentic Greek food, you don’t have to leave the Kingsway. Head on over to Souvlaki Hut Greek Taverna to find the absolute best Greek food staples, such as souvlaki, Greek salad, Greek fries, tzatziki, homous, and spanakopita (to name a few). ...

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The Running Room

Running is such a fulfilling activity, and it’s even better when you have a community of runners to enjoy it with. At the Kingsway Village Running Room, you can get the support you need on your running journey. Whether you’re new to running and want to learn how, a...

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Kingsway Fish and Chips

There’s something to be said about the crunchy texture and the juicy centre you can only get from perfectly cooked fish and chips. Kingsway Fish & Chips is home to just that and more, with melt in your mouth fish and chips, the freshest cut fries, and the...

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All Fired Up Paintable Ceramics is a fun day spent for everyone

There’s lots to do in the city, but sometimes you end up feeling like you’ve tried everything and you’re not sure where to take that special date, your best friend, or your kids on a rainy or cold day. All Fired Up, Paintable Ceramics is the perfect place to spend a few hours getting creative, chatting, and letting your imagination run wild. Located just one block west of Royal York station, this Kingsway gem is the perfect activity for anyone of all ages.

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Monk’s Kettle

Everyone loves having a beer with some good ol’ pub food. The Monk’s Kettle is a Kingsway favourite, and while they are definitely a pub, they aren’t your average pub. Instead, Monk’s is a craft beer emporium and it’s been recognized as one of 15 best beer lists in...

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KAOS Music

KAOS Music

Music is something we all share, and being able to create music is a hobby that brings so many of us joy. Whether you are already an expert musician, a hobbyist, or someone looking to dip their toes into learning an instrument, KAOS Music is the place to go.

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Hot Oven Bakery serves up delicious baked goods

Hot Oven Bakery serves up delicious baked goods

The Kingsway has been lucky to be home to Hot Oven Bakery. When it comes to bread and baked goods, you won’t find any better. Having been established in 1957, Hot Oven Bakery now has five locations in the GTA, with the Kingsway location being their third opening. You...

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Azarias Restaurant

Azarias Restaurant

If you’re looking for a dinner spot that has a little bit of everything to offer, Azarias is the place for you. Nestled right on Bloor Street, it’s the perfect place to stop in for a date or a big group to share some tapas and wine. It has all the charm of a...

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Sushi2Go Serves Up Delicious Sushi and Sake

Sushi2Go Serves Up Delicious Sushi and Sake

When you live in the city, chances are you’ve tried one of the many sushi places in the city. For the Kingsway, we’re lucky to have Sushi2Go. With three locations in the city, their Bloor & Royal York location is the location we like to call home. While Sushi2Go...

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Get your Zen on at Bliss Yoga Studio

Get your Zen on at Bliss Yoga Studio

There’s nothing better than getting in a good stretch or workout, and Bliss Yoga Studio is the perfect place to do just that. One block east of Bloor and Royal York, Bliss Yoga Studio offers a wide array of classes for all levels of yogis. Whether you’re a beginner or...

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Footloose Dancewear – Everything You Need to Get Moving

Footloose Dancewear – Everything You Need to Get Moving

It can be hard to find exactly what you’re looking for when it comes to a special hobby. It’s nice when you can go to one place, rather than running around the city or scouring the internet for items of clothing. Those dancers, gymnasts, and figure skaters know...

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Jules Café Patisserie – Authentically Delicious

Jules Café Patisserie – Authentically Delicious

Jules Café Patisserie is perched in the heart of the Kingsway and in the year and a half they’ve been delighting their neighbours with tasty treats, they have become proud, active and touted members of the community. They were even bestowed a coveted Gem of Etobicoke...

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Dickson BBQ Centre – For The Love Of All Things Grilled

Dickson BBQ Centre – For The Love Of All Things Grilled

For more than 25 years, customers have been experiencing the #dicksondifference with unparalleled customer service and an enormous range of top brand BBQs. Most of this quarter century has been spent at their flagship store on Avenue Road, with the recent addition of...

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Shoppers Drug Mart – Exceptional service for 25 years

Shoppers Drug Mart – Exceptional service for 25 years

A quarter century. Silver anniversary. Nine thousand, one hundred and twenty-five days. Any way you say it twenty-five years is a long time to be in one place! To Shoppers Drug Mart’s Kingsway location at Royal York and Bloor, all of us here at the Kingsway BIA would...

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Beaulieu Vision Care

Beaulieu Vision Care

When Cathy Beaulieu opened her store at 2938 Bloor Street West back in 1999 with her brother Tom Giores, she already felt like she was home. Having worked as an optician in the Kingsway for 15 years leading up to going it on her own, Cathy recognized that this was the...

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Henry VIII Ale House

Henry VIII Ale House

At the end of the week it’s great to enjoy a cold beer and good friends at the local pub. Henry VIII Ale House offers just that, a place to relax and enjoy time with family, friends and a huge selection of global draughts, scotches and wines. Not only that but this...

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North Brentwood Massage Therapy Clinic

North Brentwood Massage Therapy Clinic

Since 2014, the North Brentwood Massage Therapy Clinic has been providing stress relieving services to satisfied clients. The team of highly trained specialized staff focuses on their goal to “help people achieve a pain free, relaxed life by providing a personalized...

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Excalibur Comics

Excalibur Comics

  Just up the stairs from The Kingsway Cinema is a hidden gem for comic collectors that has been around for over 25 years. Excalibur Comics caters to die-hard fans and collectors as well as the occasional comic book reader and also operates a consignment for old...

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Simply Chic Fine Lingerie

Simply Chic Fine Lingerie

Let’s face it, Ladies – we’ve all had a hard time choosing the right bra at some point in our lives and according to the Huffington Post, about 80 per cent of women have been wearing the wrong bra size for YEARS! Enter Henny Varga, owner and operator of Simply Chic...

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Kingsway Boxing Club

Kingsway Boxing Club

Kingsway Boxing Club is a veteran of Taste of the Kingsway, celebrating its 10 year anniversary participating in the festival in 2016! In 2006 the team “hit the streets as true street fighters” to start building interest in the sport and eventually grew from a 14’x14’...

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Queen Spectacle

Queen Spectacle

Whether it’s your first pair of glasses or your 23rd, Queen Spectacle has designer frames and services for you. Queen Spectacle has been owned and operated by Silvia Yeomans for the last fifteen years. The location on The Kingsway has been up and running for over 50...

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Bake Sale on The Kingsway

Bake Sale on The Kingsway

If you dream of sweet, fluffy cupcakes and multi-coloured, delicate macarons, handmade from scratch each day, than you need to check out Bake Sale on The Kingsway. This buttery business has been creating delicious cupcakes, cookies, squares and cakepops as well as...

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The Kingsway, Community Charm for Everyone

The Kingsway, Community Charm for Everyone

From its roots in Toronto’s long history to now, The Kingsway has been a destination for local charm, community and boutique shopping. Only a short subway ride away from Toronto’s downtown core, you can experience some of the best events and specialty shops that the...

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La Veranda Osteria

La Veranda Osteria

Just across the street from Royal York subway station is a delicious haven of Italian cuisine, La Veranda Osteria Ristorante. With over 20 years experience in Italian dining, owners Flora and Dario and Chef Tommasso deliver on taste, quality and experience with every...

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