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Poorboy May 3, 2007 10:02 PM

We are hosting a rather intimate party hopefully on Sunday June 10 for 3 hours (3PM to 6PM) , approx. 25 people.
Private room needed.
Must be wheelchair accessible.
Buffett is OK.
Will have an open bar , but no real big drinkers.

Hoping for something in the East to Central area.

Any thoughts?

  1. Googs May 5, 2007 02:27 PM

    I hope someone else can help with the private room & open Sunday aspects.

    As far as finding accessible places, the most reliable free source is Now Magazine. Their two-tiered access rating covers barrier free and barrier free except washrooms. I would still recommend a site inspection to verify the info. Why all sources, including Toronto Life, don't consider accessible washrooms important to the dignity of patrons is still a mystery to me.
    http://www.nowtoronto.com/restaurant/...

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    1. re: Googs
      Poorboy May 17, 2007 02:37 AM

      Found a place that was not too busy and has a decent menu for a Toronto get together.
      It's called the Granit Brewery and is in the Mt. Pleasant/Eglinton area. http://www.granitebrewery.ca/
      Parking is not an issue, even in that area, and the quality of food and price is very scalable according to budget.
      Thanks for all of the suggestions.

      Poorboy

    2. Googs May 4, 2007 12:42 PM

      Were you looking for a restaurant or a rental facility where you can bring in catering & alcohol? Could you define your borders of "east to central area" a little more?

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      1. re: Googs
        Poorboy May 4, 2007 09:10 PM

        Restaurant with a private area.
        Victoria to Yonge Street, North to Eglinton, South to Lakeshore.

        1. re: Poorboy
          Edith S May 5, 2007 05:05 AM

          Victoria Park? Victoria to Yonge is all of a block!

          1. re: Edith S
            Poorboy May 5, 2007 11:42 AM

            My bad... Victoria PARK... lol

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