Greektown on the Danforth boasts one of the highest concentrations of restaurants per kilometre in the world. So it's no surprise that the area is now home to many boutiques and specialty shops.You'll find a fascinating mix of European fashions, home décor, unique gifts, florists, environmentally-friendly products and designer labels.
The vibrant nightlife is also what makes GreekTown stand-out from other neighbourhoods in the city. While the authentic Greek and Mediterranean cuisine is the biggest draw, there are also a variety of popular bars and clubs in the area.
In August, the annual "Taste of the Danforth" festival now attracts over a million visitors over a 2 1/2 day stint. Closed off to traffic, the street is visitors flock to enjoy the sights, sounds, and flavours from participating restaurants and retailers that do their best to show off their excellent offerings with visitors, and retail and food vendors offering special deals and samples.