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We just updated our Drop-In Resource Booklet?

Downtown Toronto Drop-In Resource booklet

Check out the Winter/Spring 2017 version of the Downtown Toronto Drop-In Resource booklet. Want some hard copies? Just let us know and we’ll bring some over to your business!


The Downtown Yonge BIA publishes monthly retail listings & traffic counts?


Have you considered volunteering, but don’t know where to start?


Why not check out our volunteer listings! From dentists to handy people, there’s something for everyone! Click Here


Coming Up

The DYBIA Parklet program will be back this summer and better than ever! This year we are working with Ryerson University architecture students to design the 2017 parklets. Details are still being finalized, but installation is expected to begin in the Spring.


Member Highlights

SÜÜP Health Bar

SÜÜP Health Bar

From our kitchen pots and spoons, to the local fresh produce we cook with, SÜÜP Health Bar is built on the foundation of placing our customers’ health first.

Come see us at 382 Yonge St, unit 1!


T|bar at Chelsea Hotel, Toronto

T|bar at Chelsea Hotel

T|bar, located in the Chelsea Hotel is the perfect place to dine. T|bar is for anyone that wants a refined dining experience, a pre-dinner beverage, a late-night cocktail or a decadent breakfast. T| bar is suitable for all occasions, whether you’re with friends, colleagues or having a business meeting. With a warm and intimate atmosphere, you will enjoy your food and the company you are with.

T|bar at Chelsea Hotel

T|bar’s decadent breakfast is served 7am – 10am during the weekdays and an extended breakfast is available on weekend from 7am - 2 pm. T|bar is also a great place to eat lunch, including an authentic Indian Curry Buffet that is made from scratch in house Monday to Friday 11:30am – 2pm. This authentic buffet has been around for over 20 years and headed by our Sous Chef, Gaurav Kapoor.

T|bar at Chelsea Hotel

T|bar is a place to enjoy crafts beers from Mill Street Brewery or one of the five refreshing specialty Caesar cocktails with a twist, such as The “Latin Dancer”, created by Executive Chef Brian MacAskill. Whatever your indulgence, T|bar has a variety of dishes that will have you coming back for more. Stop by T|bar Monday through Sunday to relish in the beautiful decor and delicious cuisine.

T|bar Hours
Mon-Fri: 7am - 10am, 11:30am - 1:00am
Sat-Sun: 7am - 1am

Location: Chelsea Hotel, 33 Gerrard St. W
Call 416 585 4352 for more information


Whats On

Yonge Dundas SquareThere’s always something happening at Yonge-Dundas Square. For complete event listings, visit www.ydsquare.ca

Toronto Eaton CentreStay current on ongoing events taking place at the Toronto Eaton Centre. For complete event listings, visit torontoeatoncentre.com Follow Toronto Eaton Centre on Facebook and Twitter for latest events, fashion style advice and gift ideas. Facebook: facebook.com/torontoeatoncentre
Twitter: twitter.com/toeatoncentre




Street Smart

Gardiner Expressway Ramp Reconstruction & Improvements to Harbour Street (Lower Simcoe Street to Bay Street)

 The City of Toronto is constructing a new off-ramp from the eastbound Gardiner Expressway to Lower Simcoe Street. The contractor will begin demolition of the existing off-ramp to York, Bay and Yonge Streets in April 2017 followed by construction of the new off-ramp to Lower Simcoe Street and improvements to Harbour Street between Lower Simcoe and Bay Streets.

Beginning Monday, April 17 to January 2018, the eastbound off-ramps from the Gardiner Expressway to York-Bay-Yonge Streets will be closed due to the construction work. Details

Development News

Cresford has recently resubmitted its plans for the development at Yonge and Gerrard. The new mixed-use tower will be 98-storeys tall. The proposal also includes 957 residential units. For more details on the proposal please click here. We will keep you updated on the community consultation as soon as those details become available.   

Road Closure Notification

For more road closure news visit www.toronto.ca/transportation/road_info


Promotions Archive


For all enquiries, please contact:
Phone: (416) 597-0255
Email: bia@downtownyonge.com

Promotions, July 12

Bangkok Garden - Summerlicious

Bangkok Garden - Summerlicious

Enjoy a taste of Thai during Summerlicious, on July 7th-23rd!

To make your reservations, call 416-977-6748 or click here. Check out our MENU.

Enjoy $15 off any massage (50 min or more) on a Monday-Thursday the day of your Summerlicious meal, at Elmwood Spa, located in the same building.


Bangkok Garden - Lunch Buffet

Bangkok Garden - Lunch Buffet

Enjoy an assortment of hot & cold appetizers, Thai curries, stir-fries, desserts and our famous Noodle Bar. Available Mondays to Fridays. $16.95

Bangkok Garden, 18 Elm Street, 416.977.6748; www.bangkokgarden.ca Reserve online



Wine & Cheese on Us!

Wine & Cheese on Us!

Limited time only! Mondays to Fridays until 3:00 pm. Offer available until July 21, 2017.

Enjoy a glass of wine and cheese plate on us at the Terrace Restaurant with any Massage booking.*

Massage Menu

Book today 416-977-6751

*Cannot be combined with other offers and not available as a Gift Card. Applies to new bookings only. Excludes 20 min Swedish Massage. Select glass of wine available. 


Canadian Maple Spa Experience

Canadian Maple Spa Experience

It’s Canada’s 150th birthday and we’re celebrating too…

Indulge in the sweet warmth and scent of a Canadian Maple Experience with our new maple series of treatments made with pure organic maple syrup.

Services are performed by an esthetician or an RMT and will be available until – July 31st, 2017

Organic Canadian Maple Sugar BodyScrub, 50 min – $145 | 80 min – $195 (includes 50 min massage)
*Insurance receipts provided when booked with an RMT. 

Experience our Vitamin and Mineral-rich, sweet sugary Canadian Maple Scrub. Removes dead cells and increases circulation, leaving the skin with a luminous healthy glow.  Made with pure Canadian organic maple syrup and sugar sand rich in antioxidants and Vitamins A & E, sourced from Canada’s own sugar bush maple trees.

Maple Luscious Pedicure – 50 min – $65

Enjoy a warm maple Epsom soak, nail trim and file, cuticle nourishment, callus abrasion, maple sugar foot and leg exfoliation, relaxing massage and moisturizing, followed by a polish application. Plus, take home your nail file, pumice and buffer.

Maple Luscious Manicure – 40 min – $45

Enjoy a warm maple Epsom hand soak, nail trim and file, cuticle nourishment, maple sugar exfoliation and relaxing hand massage, followed by a polish application. Plus, take home your nail file, pumice and buffer.


Enjoy our popular Serenity Retreat with Maple for a limited time only.

Water Therapies, ElmLine Essential Manicure & Pedicure and 3 course lunch while wrapped in your spa robe. 4 Hours, $135

Limited time promotion, available until July 14, 2017

Organic Canadian Maple Sugar Body Scrub with 3 course lunch at the terrace Restaurant $150 (Value $183). Learn More


Bring a Date

Bring a Date!

Spa visits are better together!

Whether you’re in need of some facial grooming or relief from a sore neck, head to the spa and get back to the basics.

Our Bring A Date promotion offers guests the chance to save 20% on a la carte spa services.

End your visit on a Thai note and enjoy 20% off Dinner at Bangkok Garden (excluding Summerlicious July 7 – July 23, 2017).

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Elmwood spa

*Available Mondays to Fridays until August 31, 2017.  Not available as a Gift Card and cannot be combined with any other offers, certificates or discounts. Does not apply to food and beverage services.

Elmwood Spa,18 Elm Street, Toronto, ON M5G 1G7, 416-977-6751, spa@elmwoodspa.com



Oh Canada!

Oh Canada!

June 26, 2017 – July 23, 2017

Celebrate Canada’s 150th Birthday with us! Enjoy the bounty of the Atlantic ocean with our Grilled Atlantic Salmon Salad. This Salmon is sustainably sourced by True North Seafood in New Brunswick and comes to us fresh, never frozen. Enjoy it today with a refreshing Moosehead Lager. Did you know it is Moosehead’s 150th birthday too?

If you come in and enjoy a Moosehead you have a chance to win a pair of groovy sunglasses and a grand prize of a Moosehead 150 Anniversary Fridge!

Have a sweet tooth? We are also featuring a delicious strawberry shortcake as a Canadian birthday treat.

We hope to see you soon, make a reservation today!

Location: Duke of Somerset, Duke of Richmond
Public Contact Information: www.thedukepubs.ca
Duke of Somerset: 655 Bay Street; 416-640-0921 dukeofsomerset@rogers.com
Duke of Richmond: 20 Queen Street W.; 416-340-7887 dukeofrichmond@rogers.com



St. Louis Bar & GrillSt. Louis Bar & Grill

See stlouiswings.com for more details.

Location: St. Louis Bar and Grill Atrium, 595 Bay Street, Bay and Dundas, 647-435-9464



Weekly Events at Dukes's

Weekly Events at Dukes's

Duke's Refresher + Bar, 382 Yonge St #8, (416) 979-8529, dukesrefresher.ca



Booster Juice

Booster Juice

Introducing PEA(NOT) BUTTER 2.0

A nut-free blend of Wowbutter, made from toasted soy beans, bananas, skim milk and vanilla frozen yogurt.

Wowbutter is 100% nut free, however our banilla frozen yogurt may contain traces of nuts. If you have any allergy concerns, please ask us about our substitutions.

Address: 20 Dundas St W F07, Toronto | Phone: (416) 598-9494 | Website: boosterjuice.com




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