Summer in the Danforth Village

With our summer finally in full swing, we’re beginning to search for ways to enjoy this season, while we beat the heat. At Danforth Village there are plenty of cool shops and fascinating stores to do just that. This is also the time of the year for special events, such as weddings, engagements, local youth sports and enjoying cold beverages as often as we can. Danforth Village is the place to be if you’re looking for any of these seasonal treats!

We can probably agree that so far this summer, it has been scorcher! This is exactly why you should check out St.Clair Ice Cream – a Danforth Village Legacy –  where you’ll be able to select your favorite flavor of ice cream at such affordable prices – in a cup or a cone, walking all along that area of Danforth you will see people savoring their favorite ice cream.You’ll be provided a generous portion to help you beat this heat! All you need to do is google their reviews to see what all of their happy customers have to say! It’s located at 2 Kelvin Ave right off of the Danforth!

Summer-in-the-Danforth-VillageThis is the season where we usual have a lot of wedding events to attend. Whether you’re planning a wedding, planning on popping the question or have an upcoming wedding anniversary you might want to visit Edward and Davis and look over their exquisitely stunning jewelry. There is no woman on this Earth who wouldn’t love a gorgeous piece of jewelry that Edward and Davis have to offer! There’s also magnificent jewelry for men, as well as his and her watches and practical gifts such as beautifully designed clocks. This amazing and iconic jeweler is located right in the heart of Danforth Village at 2834 Danforth Ave between Victoria Park and Main.

Grumbles Deli-Café Shop located at 290 Main Street is the ideal place to quench your craving for German dining. If you’d like something casual like a comfort sandwich you can find that on the menu or something a bit more traditional like a schnitzel, German baked goods or candy that’s also an option. This café offers specialty imported German cuisine, so it’s sure to meet your expectations. What better way to celebrate Germany’s routine success in the World Cup then to dine at one of the top German shops? You don’t have to be German to appreciate this determined soccer team and their unique great food!

One of our favourite pastimes as Canadians is a fish n chip meal with coleslaw on the side and a nice cold drink. The historic and unparalleled Len Duckworths Fish N Chips 2638 located at Danforth Ave offers an appetizing menu full of all of your desired seafoods, such as halibut, shrimp, scallops, blue cod, not to mention a beautiful choice of pies for dessert. To cool yourself down you can order an iced tea or a soft drink.

Danforth Village is flourishing with so many different things to do and a huge variety of stores and restaurants to check out. If you haven’t already been to this incredible spot in the city you’re missing out! So make plans for an upcoming weekend to celebrate the summer at Danforth Village and be sure to stop in, look around and we are sure you will decide to make our thriving piece of Toronto your new home to walk, shop and dine!