Category Archives: Local Business News

Welcome to L’Atelier

We would like to extend a Cabbagetown welcome to a new business in the neighbourhood – L’Atelier at 546 Parliament St. The shop features antique and new furniture, decoration and lighting solutions. Youssef Hasbani founded the shop 30 years ago … Continue reading

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Cabbagetown in the news: Shalom voted on of the best Ethiopian restaurants in Toronto

Our local restaurants have been getting a lot of good press lately! The latest accolades are from blogTO who included Shalom at 587 Parliament St. as one of the best Ethiopian restaurants in Toronto. Congratulations to Shalom! Best Ethiopian Restaurants … Continue reading

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Welcome back to 241 Pizza

We are happy to welcome back one of our local pizzerias – 241 Pizza has reopened at 451 Parliament Street! They had been shut down since February 25, 2016 when a fire damaged their location as well as those of … Continue reading

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Cabbagetown in the news: El Charro one of 10 new Toronto restaurants you can eat at for under $10 (blogTO)

Local restaurant and relative newbie to the area El Charro (elcharro.ca) has received some more attention from blogTO. They have been listed as on of the 10 new Toronto restaurants you can eat at for under $10 (blogto.com). Congratulations!

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Cabbagetown in the news: Stout is one of top 30 places to drink beer in Toronto (blogTO)

We love our local businesses such as Stout Irish Pub (stoutirishpub.ca), and it looks like the people at BlogTO agree! Stout was voted as one of the top 30 places to drink beer in toronto by neighbourhood (blogto.com) Congratulations!

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Crime alert: Lennie’s storefront damaged by suspected impaired driver. Arrest on Salisbury Avenue

There was an incident in the early morning hours of April 4, where a vehicle drove in to the front of Lennie’s Health Foods located on Parliament Street, just south of Carlton Street. The driver left the scene in the … Continue reading

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Your input requested on short-term rentals in Toronto

In September 2016, we sought Cabbagetowners’ views on the issue of short-term rentals in the neighbourhood and we received a wide range of responses. The City of Toronto is now seeking the public’s input to help shape regulations on short-term … Continue reading

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Cabbagetown Bunny Hop and colouring contest – April 8 2017

Our friends at the Cabbagetown Business Improvement Area (BIA) are holding a Bunny Hop on April 8 and a colouring contest. Pick up and drop off your colouring sheets at the businesses and offices noted in the poster. Good luck! … Continue reading

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Welcome to El Charro

Hola! NAFTA might be heading south soon, but we can still have a trade relationship with some Mexican food. El Charro opened at 582 Parliament Street in December and it’s already got some blog love. Welcome to Cabbagetown! elcharro.ca blogTO … Continue reading

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Cabbagetown in the news: Gerrard Street Beer Store redevelopment

UrbanToronto.ca has a post about the March 8 community consultation meeting held to…well…consult…with the community about the proposed Gerrard Street Beer Store redevelopment plans. ‘Mountanious’ 227 Gerrard East Met With Backlash By Residents (urbantoronto.ca) Doug Fisher also wrote about the … Continue reading

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