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Kensington Market

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Danielle
Danielle
August 1, 2019
Lots of yummy food options! Endless restaurants to choose from, and a variety of cuisines to choose from.
Natalia
Natalia
February 1, 2020
Kensington Market is an eclectic neighborhood, brimming with cafes, boutiques, and sights in and around the partially outdoor market. Originally built to house Scottish and Irish immigrant laborers in the late 1800s, the neighborhood housed a large Jewish population in the early twentieth century,…
Elle
Elle
January 19, 2020
great food and odds and ends market area. Nice to walk around. Lots of groovy little restaurants and cafés.
Mal
Mal
February 12, 2020
Kensington Market is a walkable bohemian neighbourhood that draws artists and tourists to its indie shops, vintage boutiques and arts spaces. The Market is also home to a wide array of specialty grocers, bakeries and cheese shops. Hipsters frequent trendy bars, cafes and international restaurants…
Femi
Femi
September 6, 2019
The Market is an older neighbourhood and one of the city's most well-known. In November 2006, it was designated a National Historic Site of Canada. It is also a melting pot of different subcultures in the city. It’s a microcosm of Toronto, with unique one off shops, numerous “hole in the wall” bars,…
Katherine
Katherine
September 5, 2019
Great arts scene and artisan shopping. Can combine visit with Chinatown.
Asli And Selcuk
Asli And Selcuk
July 27, 2019
The vibe of Kensington Market is great! Go to experience various restaurants, markets and vintage stores.
Jeanie
Jeanie
January 26, 2020
Eclectic, artist community with vintage shops, markets, restaurants/coffee shops and bars
Genevieve
Genevieve
February 11, 2020
eclectic shops and interesting neighbourhood.
Giuliana
Giuliana
November 13, 2019
Bohemian paradise! This funky, unique neighborhood draws local artists, indie shops, an array of bakeries, trendy bars and an array of casual restaurants.

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Old Toronto, ON M5T