The East End of Toronto is a vibrant and diverse area. Toronto's East End was originally referred to as "Little York" as it was a considerable distance from the downtown core at the turn of the 20th century. Since then it has continued to build into its own unique city within a city containing some of the best restaurants, breweries, bars and attractions such as the Ontario Science Centre. From Dining on award winning greek food on the Danforth to visiting the 17 Craft breweries there is something for everyone. Take a look at the East End Brewing Districts and plan your next East End Tour. Looking for someone to plan your tour and worry about the driving? Then contact us!
Leslieville is a vibrant and eclectic neighbourhood located in the east end of Toronto. It has grown into its own unique city within a city, offering an array of restaurants, bars, shops and attractions for locals and visitors alike. Craft beer enthusiasts will find plenty to love here as well - Leslieville is home to several craft breweries that serve up award-winning ales and lagers. Some of our favourite breweries are Left Field Brewery notable for their baseball themed brewery, Black Lab Brewing known for its extremely dog friendly atmosphere and Godspeed Brewery which hosts a fantastic selection of unique beer such as their Ochame Green Tea IPA and their Yuzu Citrus Saison. Come explore Leslieville today – you won't regret it!
The Beaches, located on the shore of Lake Ontario, is known for its boardwalk promenade lined with boutique shops, eateries and pubs. Craft beer enthusiasts will be delighted to discover two craft breweries situated right in the heart of this popular neighbourhood. The Beaches Brewing Co. started as a contract brewery in 2014 but has since opened up its Brick and Mortar location. It's branding embodies the laid back attitude that goes along with living "the beach life". Some of their popular beers are the Boardwalk Vanilla Cream Ale and their Beach Bound Lager. Red Tape Brewery opened up in 2020. They are a family run, indigenous-owned brewery. They specialize in offering a Bespoke Brewing program that allows customers to partner with them to brew a custom beer.
Danforth and North of Danforth
The Danforth, is a unique and vibrant neighbourhood that is renowned for its lively atmosphere, bustling with shops and eateries that feature traditional Greek cuisine. In the neighbourhoods North of the Danforth such as East York, Bermondsey and Wexford, craft beer enthusiasts will be delighted to discover several craft breweries sprinkled throughout. Some of the most popular of these breweries include Muddy York Brewing Co. known for its great atmosphere and beers such as their Duck Duck Juice DIPA. Brunswick Bierworks is a massive contract brewing facility that serves up international brands such Swedens Omnipollo and Weihenstephaner Hefeweissbier. Finally it is worth noting the Common Good Beer Co. which has a taproom that hosts many events per week.