What You Need to Know This New Year in Toronto

Mount Pleasant Village BIA

By Yousef Chaparian 

Happy New Year from Mount Pleasant Village! After watching the countdown fade from 2021 to 2022, there is much to look forward to. From restaurants to retail. To the future growth of Mount Pleasant Village and the community.

There’s so much awaiting you right here!

Mount Pleasant Village encourages all our members to strictly follow health guidelines in accordance with Ontario Public Health protocols.
Have a safe visit to our shops, services, and restaurants.

2022 New Year Guide

Businesses are open to serving you in compliance with Ontario Public Health protocols.

There are still ways to enjoy the hottest services and get the most of out of the beginning of 2022. This is just a sample of what you should try right now this New Year:

1) Bread and Butter

Breakfast. Brunch. Dinner. Ring in the New Year with your favourite German schnitzel at Bread and Butter. 

Try your favourite comfort foods and never look back.

Fill up on schnitzels, meat sandwiches, and hazelnut cake. They even offer vegetarian options! All your wintry cravings will be immediately fulfilled—this is your go-to brunch spot in 2022.

The best part of all—takeout and delivery are up and running.


Bread and Butter

2) Greece Restaurant 

Don’t be fooled by the simplicity of its name. A true hidden gem in the city, have a taste of Greece when you visit this quaint family-owned-and-operated restaurant.

They serve all your familiar favourites ready for takeout: Pita Wraps, Souvlaki Sticks, and Gyros.

Through online delivery services, try their Chicken Greek Salad, Donair Gyros, and Chicken Filet on a Pita.

If you’re ready for the full Greek experience, their “Greece by Night Meal for Two” is perfect for a cozy New Year’s date with someone special.

You’ll be glad 2022 started on the right foot. Although indoor dining will have to wait, they have all your takeout needs covered! 

3) Closets by Design 

When you’ve had enough to eat, begin 2022 by organizing your house and closet. By installing new and personalized closets it will be easier to declutter! You’ll be ready for the social gatherings you’re long awaiting for!

Closets by Design specializes in:

  • custom closets
  • walk-in closets
  • garage cabinets
  • pantries
  • home offices

Sara Tafzoli and her team of professionals will assess all your closet needs. They deliver a highly individualized portfolio with high-quality expertise. Installation is fast and smooth.

Ditch the clutter and embrace your new future this New Year.

4) Caley-Beth

Lastly, kick off the new year with great sustainable skincare products. Skincare can be downright confusing—but it doesn’t have to be.

Uniquely made in Canada, Caley-Beth uses plant-based, natural ingredients. All ingredients are ethically sourced. Choose from a wide selection of hand, face, and shaving products.

Caley-Beth is sustainable. Products do not contain:

  • Petroleum By-Products, Petrochemicals
  • Parabens
  • Silicone
  • Synthetic Colours and Fragrances

Products are waterless. So it lasts longer. Embrace sustainable skincare.

Caley-Beth Mount Pleasant Village BIA 2

To 2022 and Beyond:

Mount Pleasant Village Reduces

Mount Pleasant Village has stepped up to the challenge. We are proud to follow in the footsteps of Canada Reduces—an organization that has swiftly spread across Toronto. Participating businesses will encourage customers to bring-your-own bags, containers, coffee cups etc… 

Special Thanks 

We are committed to ensuring your safe visit to Mount Pleasant this 2022. We are so grateful to everyone who comes to visit our neighbourhood.

Especially all the support received over the last 2 years. To all the amazing business owners and customer representatives. 

To all BIA members who work around the clock to maintain the well-being of the BIA (it’s like a Parks and recreation episode, trust me). From those bouquets of flowers towering over the lamp pole, to the events coordinated by passionate business and management personnel.  

Mount Pleasant Village works because people and small-business owners are the core of the BIA. There are many business owners who continue the work their grandparents put into their store. 

It’s not just that Mount Pleasant Village BIA is ranked in the 3rd best neighbourhood in Toronto. It’s not just that Mount Pleasant is a mosaic of cultural fusion. And It’s not just that Mount Pleasant is the old heart of Toronto. It’s about supporting local business.

So, in 2022, shop locally on Main Street. Come on down and see what’s going. It’s only just the beginning!

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