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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, May 18


Recycle your clothes

Don’t know what to do with that old sock or stained dress? Don’t throw it away; H&M will take it and will give it a new life! From May 23rd to 28th, bring in your unwanted clothing and home textiles (of any brand, in any condition) on level 2, Albert’s Way. Get fashionably rewarded with $10 off your next purchase at H&M!*

*Certain restrictions apply.

H&M, 1 Dundas St W, www.hm.com



Kodak Lens

Kodak Lens

Kodak LensKodak Lens | Toronto Eyecare now OPEN at 364 Yonge Street next to Swiss Chalet! 

Optometrist available 6 days per week. We provide comprehensive eye health exams, emergency eye care, contact lenses and high-quality Kodak lenses with frames at affordable prices.

Learn more at KLVC.eyetrust.ca or call 416-901-9088.




Go Local

Go Local

May 01, 2017 – May 28, 2017

Eat local, win local! Enjoy our Hayter’s Farm Turkey Fajita Bowl and a refreshing Mill Street Original Organic Lager for your chance to win various local prizes including a hot air balloon ride for 2 or a $500 Resorts of Ontario gift certificate.

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



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

Caribbean Dream - A creamy blend of O.N.E. coconut water, coconut milk, bananas, pineapples, mangos and vanilla frozen yogurt.

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



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. $15.95


Bangkok Garden - Sharing Menu

Bangkok Garden - Sharing Menu

Perfect for sharing, our small plates menu caters well to those who like to try an assortment of Thai

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



Spa Longer for Less

Save $30 off massages

Spend more time at the spa with our massage upgrade!

Turn your 50-minute massage into an 80-minute, for only $20 extra –that’s $30 in savings*. You can even couple up and enjoy this promotion in pairs with our couples massages, making the savings twice as nice!

Includes access to our Water Therapies (swimming pool, whirlpool, steam rooms).

View Massage Menu here

Plus, add a 3 course lunch in your cozy spa robe for only $38. View Menu

Remember to use your benefits! Insurance receipts are provided at checkout

*Excludes Swedish Massage. Available Mondays to Thursdays until May 31, 2017. Not available as a Gift Card and cannot be combined with any other offers certificates or discounts, including ESE Cards.

Spring Getaway

Spring Getaway

Celebrate the arrival of spring with a relaxing getaway at Elmwood Spa. Unwind in our whirlpool & enjoy a gourmet lunch in your cozy spa robe. Available until May 31, 2017

3.5 HOURS | $150 (value $173)

- Water Therapies (Swimming pool, whirl pool & steam room)
- Foundation Facial
- 3 course lunch in your cozy spa robe. View Menu

Add on our ElmLine Essential Manicure for only $45

*Not available as a Gift Card and cannot be combined with any other offers.

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




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