Located in Toronto's Central King West area - Thompson Toronto is in the heart of the eclectic art and design neighborhood. Adjacent to the entertainment and financial districts, the area features Toronto's most notable galleries, boutiques and restaurants, all within walking distance of Thompson Toronto, a luxury hotel in Toronto.
Blowfish Restaurant & Sake Bar
With unique Japanese-inspired dishes and a casual, yet trendy ambiance, this is the ideal place for both intimate cocktails and group gatherings. Buca
A delightful, rustic Italian eatery featuring an excellent menu in a quaint, contemporary setting. Cool Hand Luc
A great spot to pop in for a tasty treat and escape the busy streets of the King West neighborhood, Cool Hand Luc’s funky décor, vegan sorbets, and fair trade traditional ice cream is sure to please. Rodney’s Oyster House
A hidden gem, tucked away from the hustle and bustle of downtown Toronto. Fresh seafood, a plethora of oysters, and an excellent selection of beer makes this the perfect casual pick. Lee
Just one of Chef Susur Lee’s many impressive restaurants serving up a delectable menu of elegant Asian-fusion tapas offerings. Lee Lounge
Whether waiting to get a much coveted seat at Susur Lee’s restaurant “Lee” or preparing for an evening out in downtown Toronto, guests can enjoy a few cocktails and Asian-style hors d'oeuvres while relaxing in an atmosphere resembling an authentic tea house. Soma Chocolate
The ideal place to indulge, featuring a chocolate lab and bakery producing handmade truffles and $3 chocolate shots. Cool down with some homemade gelato, or warm up with the decadent Mayan hot chocolate.
Art Gallery of Ontario (AGO)
Housed in the magnificently designed building by Frank Gehry, AGO has more than 79,000 works in its collection ranging from European masterpieces, to Canadian collections, and comprehensive contemporary art exhibits. Nicholas Metivier Gallery
An impressive gallery dedicated to Canadian and international contemporary art, sculpture and photography. Royal Ontario Museum
A comprehensive museum featuring an exceptional array of world culture exhibits and natural history galleries. Kensington Market
One of Toronto’s most culturally diverse and interesting neighborhoods featuring a well-known outdoor market with a mix of vendors, eateries, and specialty shops.
The Cameron House
Touted as Toronto’s original “artmusictheaterbar”, this revered neighborhood gem features artworks created by local artists, live performances by experimental theater troupes and live music of all genres.
Specializing in clothing and accessories that can be described as urban-chic, Rudsak provides clean, contemporary looks to those with exquisite taste. Hoax Couture
Specializing in custom pieces for celebrities and special occasions, this store is the top choice for the perfect little black dress, or a custom gown or suit. Pho Pha
A charming boutique with an array of unique pieces by up-and-coming, independent designers. Got Style
A versatile boutique for men, featuring some of our favorite high-end designers such as John Varvatos and Earnest Sewn.