As far as weekend and evening plans go, there’s nothing quite like spending the night out with friends and sampling some of the city’s best cocktails. When you call Ten93 Queen West home, you’ll be within walking distance of some of the most popular places to get a mixed drink in Toronto.
Pemberton Group is bringing its distinctive mid-rise condo to West Queen West, a neighbourhood well-stocked with hot eateries and cool bars. You’ll be steps from spaces with exceptional snack menus paired with uniquely crafted cocktails.
The revival of cocktail culture is alive and well in Queen West spots such as Geraldine. The drinks menu incorporates rare spirits such as Absinthe and boasts imaginatively named cocktails such as “Hemingway Goes Hunting” and “Nat King Creole.”
Half the fun of going out is choosing a space with the right atmosphere, and the bar’s décor is inspired by pre-prohibition clubs complete with bow-tied bartenders and an upright piano. At Geraldine, you can enjoy small-plate dining, oysters and other seafood specialities. For more retro-cocktail and dining fun, be sure to check out Tiki Tuesdays – August 26th marks the season’s final blowout.
If your style is more laid back, check out The County General at Shaw and Queen, a hot spot that has landed on a number of “best of” lists in Toronto.
At The County General, patrons can relax with what’s been named Toronto’s best Manhattan, or try something more adventurous, such as the Bollywood Crush, which features Wild Turkey Bourbon, orange juice, masala chai syrup and mint. In fact, many of the cocktails feature bourbon at this Southern-style restaurant and bar. The Country General also creates “Picnic in the Park” baskets, which provides everything you’ll need to help ensure fun times at local Trinity Bellwoods Park.
Steps from Ten93 Queen West, The Drake Hotel is constantly shaking things up with their extensive drinks menu. Whether you’re looking for an aperitif to start your meal, or an after-dinner digestifs, the mixologists have you covered. There’s also a selection of “long drinks” which include classics such as Mojitos, as well as smashes, sours and sidecars.
Want to play bartender at home? BYOB Cocktail Emporium, located at 972 Queen Street West, is home to a wide selection of bitters, small batch tonics and anything you’d need to make your own cocktails. Pick up a bar book full or recipes, or find one-of-a-kind glassware to impress your guests.
When you choose any of Ten93 Queen West’s 134 suites, you’ll be able to throw memorable cocktail parties at home! Guests will enter the dramatic nine-storey condo via the striking lobby that enhances the first impression of cutting-edge design. If you choose to entertain in the contemporary party room, your guests will be treated to a stylish setting that rivals the decor of the neighbouring bars and restaurants.
You can also enjoy an evening looking out over the city lights from the landscaped terrace. This is the perfect place to settle into the cozy lounge seating for a great conversation with friends, and take advantage of the barbecues, tables and chairs that provide an intimate locale for al fresco dining.
Planning a more intimate affair? The smartly designed suites will provide you with ample opportunity to invite friends over. While preparing drinks and hors d’oeuvres in your sleek kitchen you can easily chat with guests thanks to the open concept floorplans. The party can flow naturally into the living area, and, if you choose a suite with outdoor space, out onto the balcony or terrace.
If your idea of the perfect lifestyle involves living in a condo equipped with great spaces for entertaining in a neighbourhood with plenty of variety for a night out with friends, be sure to check out Ten93 Queen West.
Suites start from the $280,000s.
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