Website Good for: Professionals, GTA, mature, cougars & silver foxes, 20 and 30-somethings 6. It’s definitely more casual and pub-like than surrounding bars, so there’s zero stiffness in the air.And, in true Irish spirit, people are chatty as heck. C Lounge This spa-inspired lounge and club offers top 40 hits as a sound track to its small but busy dance floor, and it boasts a gorgeous patio featuring a fountain and palm trees in the summer.While the scene in Toronto can seem daunting at first, this list should help you narrow down your best bets. There’s a civilized restaurant on one side, and a crowded meat market bar on the other. In summer months the patio is as hot as the patrons.
Website Good for: GTA, professionals, 20 and 30-somethings 4.Bier Markt There are two Toronto locations now, but the one on the Esplanade is the big pick-up joint.The Bier Markt has weekend Top 40 DJs that attract older singles from all over the GTA, and while it’s no dance club, there’s no shortage of grinding on the dance floor. O’Brien This tiny Irish pub is tucked away behind the Financial District and attracts the blue-jeaned, business district types.The event is geared towards young professionals with an Indian/South Asian background looking for a different (but fun!) approach to meeting other like-minded people within their culture.