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Ossington Business Profile #21: Reposado

Reposado Bar OssingtonThe latest in our series of Ossington business profiles is of tequila bar-jazz bar-Mexican food-great patio-nightlife hotspot Reposado. Located at 136 Ossington Avenue, the bar has been a local favourite for a long time for all of the aforementioned reasons.

Aside from tequila, a patio, and live music, Reposado also has authentic Mexican food on their menu, courtesy of Toronto catering team Santo Pecado.

Sandy agreeably answered our questionnaire, and provided some photos showcasing the bar. Here’s our Reposado profile.

Tell us a bit about your business

Tequila, mezcal, Cocktail & Tapas bar with live music

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Dundas West Fest 2015 in Photos

A gorgeous sunny day, patios and entertainment for blocks and blocks: what more could we have asked for yesterday with the 3rd annual Dundas West Fest? The turn-out was very large, with people from all over the city enjoying everything the local (and not-so-local) businesses were offering.

We have photos of the crowds, the bars, the . . . → Read More: Dundas West Fest 2015 in Photos

Sweaty Betty’s Celebrates 10 years on Ossington

It’s been 10 years since one of the original Ossington bars opened. Sweaty Betty’s celebrated the occasion yesterday in the manner to which fans of the spot have become accustomed – deals on beer, people doing shots, and an all-around good time had by all. Owner Paul Christo-Williams threw a great little anniversary party, . . . → Read More: Sweaty Betty’s Celebrates 10 years on Ossington

Upcoming Events in September

September is a time for getting back together with friends and celebrating the end of summer. There is no shortage of upcoming events at various venues in the area. Here are some we are excited for: . . . → Read More: Upcoming Events in September

Jane’s Walk Recap 2012

Yesterday we led a Jane’s Walk, “An Insider’s View of Ossington.” Approximately 50 people joined us as we strolled down Ossington on the west side, and back up the east side, between Queen and Dundas. . . . → Read More: Jane’s Walk Recap 2012

The Guide to Ossington Bars and Restaurants at Christmas

If you’re looking to find Dinner on Ossington on Christmas Day you’re going to be pretty much out of luck. . . . → Read More: The Guide to Ossington Bars and Restaurants at Christmas

Some of Toronto’s Best are on Ossington

Now Toronto posted their 2010 Readers Poll results today, and some of our local favourites are also citywide favourites. Not surprisingly, the Ossington Village nabe scores best in the dining and drinking categories, despite our council’s efforts! . . . → Read More: Some of Toronto’s Best are on Ossington

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

Saturday Matinee at the Communist’s Daughter – Now on CD

One of the real gems of the Ossington Village is Saturday afternoons between 4 and 7pm at the Communist’s Daughter. Michael Lewis Johnson holds one of the most unique regular live music shows in in the city. The small 25 seat bar is transformed back in time; Michael sings and plays cornet in songs from the 20s, 30s and 40s – what he calls Gypsy Jazz – while simultaneously bartending and playing gracious host to an always-packed house. An experience that no Torontonian should miss. . . . → Read More: Saturday Matinee at the Communist’s Daughter – Now on CD

Super Bowl Sunday on Ossington

Still trying to decide how to spend your Super Bowl Sunday? If you want to watch the big game or do something less sports-oriented, here are some choices in the Ossington/Dundas area. . . . → Read More: Super Bowl Sunday on Ossington