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121 Ossington Changes: The Well is Closed; Oak Island Moving In

The Well closed at 121 Ossington and another bar is taking its place: Oak Island should open in April and will serve food and drinks for lunch and dinner . . . → Read More: 121 Ossington Changes: The Well is Closed; Oak Island Moving In

The Dock Ellis Opens on Dundas west of Dovercourt

Dundas West is getting cooler, with the addition of a new craft beer sports bar, The Dock Ellis at 1280 Dundas Street West . . . → Read More: The Dock Ellis Opens on Dundas west of Dovercourt

Toronto Cocktail Week Events On Ossington

Next week is Toronto Cocktail Week and some of the parties and events are taking place in local bars on Ossington. . . . → Read More: Toronto Cocktail Week Events On Ossington

Ossington in the news

It’s a new year and Ossington remains a popular subject in the press. Here is a round-up if the latest, most interesting stories about our neighborhood. . . . → Read More: Ossington in the news

Name that Light Fixture – Do you know the bright spots on Ossington?

No one says that the merchants of Ossington are dim. And some of them have great taste and creativity in the light fixtures in their shops restaurants and bars. We thought we’d have a little fun and see how well our readers know the neighbourhood. . . . → Read More: Name that Light Fixture – Do you know the bright spots on Ossington?

Fishbar Opening Soon

About a week ago we stopped by Salt Wine Bar and talked to William Tavares about his new venture, Fishbar, which is going in where Todo used to be. . . . → Read More: Fishbar Opening Soon

The Port – updated local spot keeps traditional Beef Shishkabob

With a quick name change to “The Port” this local spot has suddenly changed from a dingy bar to a retro-styled hangout with pool tables, pinball machines, a wall of video screens playing old 60s and 70s movies, and a DJ area. . . . → Read More: The Port – updated local spot keeps traditional Beef Shishkabob

The evolution of Dundas off Ossington

It seems that the Ossington moratorium has benefited Dundas Street West, turning it into the new, new thing. The proliferation of galleries, bars, restaurants and more continues this fall with the opening of several spots between Crawford and Beaconsfield alone. . . . → Read More: The evolution of Dundas off Ossington

Toronto Beer Week Preview

Toronto’s first ever Toronto Beer Week launches September 20 and we have more information on events, tastings, and how the bars and restaurants of Ossington will contribute to the fun. . . . → Read More: Toronto Beer Week Preview

Reposado Turns Three!

Our favourite Tequila bar on Ossington is turning three tomorrow! We’ve had a lot of good times there, including listening to Sandy lead the Reposadists on a weekend evening, or sitting in the back patio enjoying one of the many specialty margaritas they have. . . . → Read More: Reposado Turns Three!