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Exploring Toronto

Posted By Olivia Rainey, Friday, April 4, 2014
Updated: Friday, April 4, 2014


The ICOP 2014 program includes prestigious keynote speakers, mornings of traditional OPS Mid-Year 30 minute lectures, afternoons of traditional ICOP abstract sessions, an extensive trade show, a photo competition that is open to all attendees, and a Friday evening reception.

After a productive day of listening and learning, you’re going to want to explore the beautiful and unique city of Toronto. Here are a few great spots to grab some delicious food, listen to fantastic music, shop till you drop, and see some amazing sights and shows.

 

 

Good eats!

 

Farmhouse Tavern-Healthy but hearty meals made from the farmhouse!
Located at: 1627 Dupont St, Toronto, ON M6P 3S7, Canada
For Reservations: Text (416) 561-9114 4.8 miles from the ICOP hotel, Eaton Chelsea

 

Rock Lobster Food-Fresh seafood that is made to perfection!
Located at: 110 Ossington Ave, Toronto, ON M6J 2Z4, Canada
For Reservations: (416) 533-1800 2.4 miles from the ICOP hotel, Eaton Chelsea

 

Bestellen- Come enjoy a unique, healthy, and fancy feast!
Located at: 972 College Street West, Toronto, ON M6H 1A5, Canada
For Reservations: (647) 341-6769 2.4 miles from the ICOP hotel, Eaton Chelsea

 

Art Gallery of Ontario: Frank- Where the food is as gratifying as the art!
Located at: 317 Dundas St W, Toronto, ON M5T 1G4, Canada
For Reservations: (416) 979-6688 0.7 miles from the ICOP hotel, Eaton Chelsea

 

The Queen & Beaver- Classic British dishes that have stood the test of time!
Located at: 35 Elm St, Toronto, ON M5G 1H1, Canada
For Reservations: (647) 347-2712 0.2 miles from the ICOP hotel, Eaton Chelsea

 

Torito Tapas- Fill your stomach with delicious Spanish tapas!
Located at: 276 Augusta Ave, Toronto, ON M5T 2M2, Canada
For Reservations: (416) 961-7373 1.5 miles from the ICOP hotel, Eaton Chelsea

Buonanotte- Excellent Italian cuisine with Toronto charm, style, and flair!
Located at: 19 Mercer St, Toronto, ON M5V 1H2, Canada
For Reservations: (416) 599-7246 1.4 miles from the ICOP hotel, Eaton Chelsea

 

Banh Mi Boys- One-of-a-kind, exquisite, and mouthwatering combinations!
Located at: 392 Queen St W, Toronto, ON M5V, Canada
For Reservations: (416) 363-0588 1.4 miles from the ICOP hotel, Eaton Chelsea

 

La Carnita- Street art. Street food. Street sounds! Delicioso!
Located at: 501 College St, Toronto, ON M6G 1A5, Canada
For Reservations: (416) 964-1555 1.5 miles from the ICOP hotel, Eaton Chelsea

 

Wayne Gretzky’s- Enjoy some of Wayne’s personal favorite meals!
Located at: 99 Blue Jays Way, Toronto, ON M5V 9G9, Canada
For Reservations: (416) 979-7825 1.6 miles from the ICOP hotel, Eaton Chelsea

 

Ciao Wine Bar- Refreshing Italian cuisine with a charming ambiance!
Located at: 133 Yorkville Ave, Toronto, ON M5R 1C4, Canada
For Reservations: (416) 925-2143 1.2 miles from the ICOP hotel, Eaton Chelsea

 

Indie Alehouse Brewing Co. in the Junction- Bold and flavorful ales and dishes!
Located at: 2876 Dundas St W, Toronto, ON M6P 1Y9, Canada
For Reservations: (416) 760-9691 5 miles from the ICOP hotel, Eaton Chelsea

 

 

 

Things to See!

 

Hot Docs Film Festival- View interesting films that made it into the festival!
Located at: 110 Spadina Ave #333, Toronto, ON M5V 2K4, Canada
Purchase tickets: (416) 637-5150 1.4 miles from the ICOP hotel, Eaton Chelsea

 

Massy Hall- See the Toronto Symphony Orchestra perform a masterpiece!
Located at: 212 King Street West, 6th Floor, Toronto, ON M5H 1K5
What’s playing: On Thursday May 1 at 8:00 - Mahler: Symphony 9
Purchase tickets: Online or call (416) 593-7769 1.1 miles from the ICOP hotel, Eaton Chelsea

 

Air Canada Center- Come see Stars on Ice for an exhilarating show!
Located at: 40 Bay St, Toronto, ON M5J 2X2, Canada
What’s playing: On Friday May 2 at 7:30 - Investors Group: Stars On Ice
Purchase tickets: Online or call (416) 815-5500 1.2 miles from the ICOP hotel, Eaton Chelsea

 

Amsterdam Brewhouse on the Lake- Beautiful view of the lake and great brews!
Located at: 245 Queens Quay W, Toronto, ON M5J 2K9, Canada 1.8 miles from the ICOP hotel, Eaton Chelsea

 

The CN Tower- Spectacular landmark with a 360 degree view!
Located at: 301 Front St W, Toronto, ON M5V 2T6, Canada
Purchase tickets: Online or call (416) 601-38481.5 miles from the ICOP hotel, Eaton Chelsea

 

 

 

Shopping

 

Queen St. West BIA Shopping District- Shop till you drop!
Located at: Queen St. West 2.1 miles from the ICOP hotel, Eaton Chelsea

 

Yorkdale Shopping Centre- All of the best places to shop in one area!
Located at: 3401 Dufferin St, North York, ON M6A 2T9, Canada 7.6 miles from the ICOP hotel, Eaton Chelsea

 

Bloor-Yorkville- Bloor Street is Canada’s fashion mecca!
Located at: 1200 Bay St, Toronto, ON M5R 2A5, Canada 0.9 miles from the ICOP hotel, Eaton Chelsea

 

Kensington Market- You can’t miss out on this tourist-shopping destination!
Located at: 215 Spadina Ave #400, Toronto, ON M5T 2C7, Canada 1.6 miles from the ICOP hotel, Eaton Chelsea

Tags:  blog  Canada  education  Educational Meeting  Ice Breakers  ICOP  Meaningful Use  Mid-Year  PDC  Special Events  Travel 

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Timothy J. Bennett CRA OCT-C says...
Posted Friday, April 4, 2014
Great info Olivia! Based on some good recommendations, I plan to get a burger at Gretzky's (after visiting the Hockey Hall of Fame).
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Elizabeth L. Affel MS OCT-C CDOS says...
Posted Monday, April 7, 2014
It all looks terrific! I cannot wait!
Libba
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