Have you heard about this quirky little bar on Bloor Street, next to High Park, called the Mugshot Tavern? Well, let me tell you why this is one of my favourite bars in Toronto and what the hype is all about. Strap in, because you’re in for an experience like no other.
A Great Place for a Chat & a Drink
When you walk through the doors of the Mugshot Tavern, you’re transported straight into a Prohibition-era speakeasy ambience mixed with modern decor and walls lined with real mugshots from the early 1900’s, giving you the feeling you’re mingling with mobsters and bootleggers from a bygone time. Big screen TV’s are strategically placed with great views from every angle of the tavern to watch your favourite Toronto team game. As soon as you step inside, you’ll be greeted by warm lighting, charming atmosphere, and a welcoming staff.
Local Beers on Tap & Drinks by Expert Bartenders
The retro ambience is only part of the appeal. The real draw here is the cocktails – expertly crafted concoctions by friendly bartenders who know their stuff. The fully stocked bar is known for it’s array of local beers on tap. One of the highlights of the Mugshot Tavern is its impressive selection of craft beers. With over 16 different Canadian brews on tap, beer enthusiasts will find themselves spoiled for choice. From local favorites to international imports, there’s something to suit every palate. The knowledgeable bartenders are always happy to recommend a new and exciting brew for you to try.
While You’re Here, Enjoy a Great Meal
In addition to its extensive beer menu, the Mugshot Tavern also offers a variety of delicious food options. Their menu features classic pub fare with a twist, such as gourmet burgers, loaded tacos, and mouthwatering poutine. Vegetarian and vegan options are also available, ensuring that everyone can find something to enjoy.
The Mugshot Tavern is not just a place to grab a drink and a bite to eat; it’s also great for enjoying sporting events on one of their large screen TVs. Enjoy the fresh air, when weather permits, on the rooftop patio or curbside dining. With its excellent location in the High Park/Bloor West village, The Mugshot Tavern is a great place to hop in for a cold one and a meal. Whether you’re looking to unwind after a long day or have a fun night out with friends, the Mugshot Tavern has you covered.
The staff at the Mugshot Tavern are known for their friendly and attentive service. They go above and beyond to ensure that every customer has a memorable experience. Whether you’re a regular or a first-time visitor, you’ll be treated like family from the moment you walk through the door.
Check out the expert bartending at The Mugshot Tavern in the video below. This could be your next cocktail. Enjoy.
Whether it’s a chat with friends, great food, a fully stocked bar, local beers on tap, a rooftop patio, cozy atmosphere, large TVs for sports or a great location, The Mugshot Tavern is the go-to place for locals and tourists alike.
- Great Food & Friendly Staff
At The Mugshot Tavern, you’ll find lively conversations among friends and strangers alike. The experienced bar tenders can create any drink you can dream up, and a fully stocked bar has the perfect beverage for any mood.
- Local Beers On Tap & Rooftop Patio
They have an amazing selection of local craft beers on tap that you won’t find anywhere else. Come grab a cold one and enjoy the spacious rooftop patio.
- Cozy Atmosphere Inside & Big Screen TVs
If you prefer to stay inside, you can still get the same great food and drinks while enjoying your favorite Toronto sports on our large screen TVs. The atmosphere is cozy and inviting which provides the perfect escape from the hustle and bustle of downtown Toronto.