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Best of Cabbagetown 2018

Helping prove Toronto’s Cabbagetown is #MoreThanCabbage, the following businesses were voted by the public as the Best of Cabbagetown for 2018. Each business adds their own flavour to the area in many ways.  For Cabbagetown to continue to grow and be a neighbourhood of choice in Toronto, these local shops, restaurants and service providers need your continued support. With this in mind we invite you to come shop, work, live and play in Cabbagetown!

(Please note, due to extremely close vote counts, four categories will also recognize their respective runner up.)


Be sure to also check out our list of  New 2018 busiensses helping to redefine Cabbagetown.

New Businesses Cabbagetown


1) Best Customer ServiceThe Epicure Shop, 473 Parliament Street.

Click to discover The Epicure Shop


2) Best Professional Service ProviderOld Cabbagetown Physiotherapy, 255 Gerrard Street East.

Click to discover Old Cabbagetown Physiotherapy 


3) Best Selection Of Hard To Find GoodsLabour Of Love, 223 Carlton Street.

Click to discover Labour of Love


4) Best Personal Care ProviderStar Nails, 442 Parliament Street.

Click to discover Star Nails


5) RUNNER UP – Best Service or RepairJose Shoe Repair, 202 Carlton.

Click to discover Jose Shoe Repair


5) Best Service or Repair: Cycle Solutions, 444 Parliament Street.

Click to discover Cycle Solutions


6) RUNNER UP –  Best New Local BusinessThe Social Smiths, 574 Parliament Street.

Click to discover The Social Smiths


6) Best New Local BusinessBlooming Flower Bar, 559 Parliament Street.

Click to discover Blooming Flower Bar / Blooming Planter


7) Best Store Display or Window: Kendall & Co., 514 Parliament Street.

Click to discover Kendall & Co.


8) RUNNER UP – Best Interior and/or Exterior Improvement or Change: Spruce Home Decor, 455 Parliament Street.

Click to discover Spruce Home Decor


 8) Best Interior and/or Exterior  Improvement or Change: Akasha Art Projects (+Gallery), 204 D Carlton Street.

Click to discover Akasha Art Projects (+Gallery)


9) Best at Giving Back To The CommunitySt James Town Steak & Chops, 516 Parliament Street.

Click to discover St James Town Steak & Chops


10) Runner UP – Best Neighbourhood Dine In Restaurant: F’Amelia, 12 Amelia Street.

Click here to discover F’Amelia


 10) Best Neighbourhood Dine In RestaurantHouse On Parliament, 454 Parliament Street.

Click to discover House On Parliament


11) Best Coffee or Snack ShopStaij & Co., 552 Parliament Street.

Click to discover Staij & Co.


12) Best Grab and Go / Delivery Restaurant: Butter Chicken Factory, 556 Parliament Street.

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13) Best Vegetarian / Gluten Free OptionsFreshed Right Salad and Juice Bar, 298 Gerrard Street East.

Click to discover Freshed Right Salad and Juice Bar


14) Award For Investment in Cabbagetown as nominated by the public: Regan & Jacklyne Irvine of The Irv and Beer Batter Fish N’ Chips for choosing to invest in the area with their second Cabbagetown based business, as nominated by the public.

Click to discover Beer Batter Fish N’ Chips

Click to discover The Irv Gastro Pub


15) Award for Friendliest Shop Owner, as nominated by the public: Lavern of Tasty Pita, 296 Gerrard Street East. Lavern’s constant smile and welcoming character deserve to be recognized as the friendliest in Cabbagetown.A short chat with this shop owner will easily leave you happy and content any day of the week.

Click to discover Tasty Pita


Discover More: 

In 2018 Cabbagetown welcomed many new busineses along our main streets. Take a look at these shops, restaurants and service providers helping to redefine our historic neighbourhood.

New Businesses Cabbagetown 


Winners of our draw:

Thank you to the public for voting and entering our draw. We have drawn three names as our contest winners. Each will receive a $50 credit for Cabbagetown swag (T-shirts,flags, bags, pins), available at the Cabbagetown BIA office, 237 Carlton Street. Winners have been notified by email. Our winners are: Gina Dineen, Matty Roberts and Jof Hurley.


 

Photos via Instagram accounts of those featured.

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