Welcome to Queen West
Queen West is a neighbourhood in Toronto best known for its eclectic personality. Vogue magazine even named “West Queen West” the second coolest neighbourhood in the world (first coolest in North America)! It has unique shopping, dining, and entertainment for everyone. Hundreds of quirky shops, great restaurants, cafes, bistros, and bars are always steps away. The urban canvas of Graffiti Alley encourages people to add their artistic signature to the city walls. Entertainment venues fill the streets with live music, from rap to rock to jazz. The area manages to be simultaneously laid-back and exciting. If you want a place that truly captures the charisma of Toronto, look no further than Queen West.
What it's like
Queen West has a lot to offer to its residents, with galleries. shopping and more. Public transit is easy too, with access to subway stations and streetcar. The Gardiner Expressway and Lakeshore Boulevard are nearby for driving in and out of the city.
A multicultural and diverse spot, Queen West welcomes everyone. The majority of residents are between ages 25 and 44.
The cool factor. Queen West’s venues have a cozy, intimate feel. Named after Queen Victoria, this Toronto neighbourhood really does rule.
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