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Apr 14, 2016

All of the places in Toronto where you might run into Drake

By: Kiera Spronk

Author: Elle Canada

Travel
Apr 14, 2016

All of the places in Toronto where you might run into Drake

By: Kiera Spronk
 

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All of the places in Toronto where you might run into Drake

You might run into Drake at: Fring's

Where: 555 King St West Drake is co-owner of this new restaurant, and was clearly excited to bring friends Kevin Hart and Lebron James to check it out during this year’s NBA All Star Weekend. That Drizzy grin though. READ MORE: Who runs it? Canadian boss ladies you need to know

By: Kiera Spronk Source: instagram.com/champagnepapi Credits: ELLE Canada

All of the places in Toronto where you might run into Drake

You might run into Drake at: The Real Jerk

Where: 842 Gerrard Street East This Caribbean-themed bar and restaurant has been around since 1984, but you probably know it best from the set of the music video for Rihanna and Drake’s hit song Work. READ MORE: Rihanna's best red carpet looks of all time

By: Kiera Spronk Source: instagram.com/therih.up Credits: ELLE Canada

All of the places in Toronto where you might run into Drake

You might run into Drake at: Bent Restaurant

Where: 777 Dundas St W, Toronto Drake spent his birthday here, with his favourite chef Susur Lee. READ MORE: The 12 best cookies in Toronto

By: Kiera Spronk Source: instagram.com/susurlee Credits: ELLE Canada

All of the places in Toronto where you might run into Drake

You might run into Drake at: Sotto Sotto

Where: 120 Avenue Rd If the name of this restaurant sounds familiar to you Drake fans, it’s because the rapper referenced it in his song Pound Cake on his Nothing was the Same album: “After hours at Il Mulino or Sotto Sotto, just talkin' women and vino.” If you’re lucky enough to sit at his table, who knows, you might just get a signed plate. READ MORE: ELLE Editors' favourite Canadian brunch spots  

By: Kiera Spronk Source: instagram.com/sottosotto Credits: ELLE Canada

All of the places in Toronto where you might run into Drake

You might run into Drake at: The Hazelton Hotel

Where: 118 Yorkville Ave Drake referenced this luxurious Yorkville hotel, The Hazelton, in his song Used To: “I’ll tell ‘em link up the valet at the Hazy.” Here’s a photo of a fan frenzy from the hotel's Instagram account, captioned: “Sometimes it gets a little crowded.” READ MORE: Where to shop in Toronto: Our editors' favourite stores  

By: Kiera Spronk Source: instagram.com/hazeltonto Credits: ELLE Canada

All of the places in Toronto where you might run into Drake

You might run into Drake at: Lee Restaurant

Where: 601 King St West Here he is again with Susur Lee (we told you he was Drake’s favourite chef), at Lee Restaurant, another one of the chef’s creations. READ MORE: 7 times Kanye West's tweets were really inspirational

By: Kiera Spronk Source: instagram.com/susurlee Credits: ELLE Canada

All of the places in Toronto where you might run into Drake

You might run into Drake at: 416 Snack Bar

Where: 181 Bathurst St This bar boasts “foods as diverse as the city we love,” on their Instagram account. Sounds like Drake's kind of place. READ MORE: Toronto travel guide: Our editors pick the city's hot spots

By: Kiera Spronk Source: instagram.com/champagnepapi Credits: ELLE Canada

All of the places in Toronto where you might run into Drake

You might run into Drake at: Spin

Where: 461 King Street West This Ping-Ping club is one of his favourite hangouts in Toronto. You’ll most likely spot him challenging someone to an intense game. #TeamDrake READ MORE: The 15 coolest Canadians you need to know

By: Kiera Spronk Source: instagram.com/champagnepapi Credits: ELLE Canada

All of the places in Toronto where you might run into Drake

You might run into Drake at: Habibiz Café

Where: 1939 Kennedy Rd Drake is known to frequent this shisha bar for some down time and a smoke. READ MORE: Watch Drake and One Direction read mean tweets about themselves

By: Kiera Spronk Source: instagram.com/habibizcafe Credits: ELLE Canada

All of the places in Toronto where you might run into Drake

You might run into Drake at: Sher Club

Where: Air Canada Centre, 40 Bay St Drake's  very own uber-exclusive club inside the Air Canada centre might be a bit hard to get into, but if you can find a way into the members-only, invite-only lounge then you’ll probably get to hang with the 6ix God himself. For the origin story, Drake’s caption on his Instagram photo says it all: “Rest in peace to my grandparents Rueben and Evelyn Sher… I opened this club in the memory of both of you.” READ MORE: So you want to move to Canada eh? A few tips  

By: Kiera Spronk Source: instagram.com/champagnepapi Credits: ELLE Canada

All of the places in Toronto where you might run into Drake

You might run into Drake at: La Vie

Where: 224 Richmond St W Here he is at La Vie Nightclub, where he hosted an after party for “Drake Night” at a Raptors game. READ MORE: A-to-Z Canadian travel guide

By: Kiera Spronk Source: instagram.com/champagnepapi Credits: ELLE Canada

All of the places in Toronto where you might run into Drake

You might run into Drake at: Lost and Found

Where: 577 King St W Drake has been spotted at this celebrity hotspot several times, pictured here with fellow OVO rapper P Reign. Also: Stars like Justin Bieber, Kanye West, Lewis Hamilton and Liam Hemsworth have also been spotted here, so who knows who else you'll run into. READ MORE: Where to spot celebrities in Los Angeles

By: Kiera Spronk Source: instagram.com/preign Credits: ELLE Canada

All of the places in Toronto where you might run into Drake

You might run into Drake at: Raptors Game

Where: Air Canada Centre, 40 Bay St If your hunt to spot Drake fails everywhere else, you can be sure to see him at a Raptors game when he’s in town. As the Raptors’ global ambassador, he’s a courtside regular. READ MORE: I joined the Raptors Dance Pak for a night

By: Kiera Spronk Source: instagram.com/raptors Credits: ELLE Canada
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