10 Best Hip Hop Bars And Clubs In Toronto, Canada

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The vibrant town of Toronto, Canada, not only boasts of beautiful buildings, like the famed CN Tower, it has a wide range of attractions for the museum maniac, the beach lover, the urban explorer and the adrenaline-jacked adventure seeker. But, when darkness hits, the city is transformed into a party center, the streets become alight with music from the numerous nightclubs and pubs and, for the night owl, life begins. Whether you are looking to dance all night, drink at a cheap rate, catch some live music for a date night, or enjoy some local food and tasty cheap eats, Toronto has you covered. Check into one of the best hotels with suites and budget hotels in Toronto then head out and party the night away. This guide will give you ideas on how to wile the night away. Here are the 10 best hip hop bars and clubs in Toronto, Canada.

1. Same Nightclub

Editor’s note: Establishment is Permanently closed.

Whether you are a new person to hip hop music, or a hip hop lover, the DJs at this club have you covered, 100 percent. Decorated in black and white, this lower-level, spacious dance club with the best bottle service is located on King Street, just a few miles from popular food tour destinations and tasty cheap eats, so you can grab a meal before coming in to avoid leaving the club midway when the DJ is jamming to your favorite song.

Same Nightclub

Address: 510 King St W, Toronto, ON M5V 1K4, Canada

Website: Same Club

Opening hours: Fri - Sat: 10pm - 3am (closed on Mon - Thur )

2. Bar244

Editor's Note: Photo taken from the establishment's official social account

A budget should not stop you from having a fun night, that’s why the electrifying Bar244 offers you a drink for only 3 CAD ($2.23 USD). Bar244 boosts two levels, a main-floor bar with casual food and a lower-level late night spot, where the DJs spin hip hop, all night long. Get yourself a tad bit wasted upstairs at the affordable, spacious and airy bar and then have a fun time dancing downstairs on the dance floor. While here, you do not need to dress up and, though the dress code is not restricted, they do not allow oversized clothes, bandanas and track pants.


Address: 244 Adelaide St W, Toronto, ON M5H 1Y3, Canada

Website: Bar244

Opening hours: Thur - Fri: 4pm - 3am; Sat: 7pm - 3am (closed on Sun - Wed)

3. Cake Bar & Nightclub

Editor's Note: Photo taken from the establishment's official social account

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Posted by Cake Bar & Nightclub on Saturday, March 7, 2020

Looking to have fun with your friends? Then the Cake Bar & Nightclub is the ideal night spot for you. The DJs spin hit after hit of hip hop music and you might end up dancing all night. The Private VIP booths are spacious and ideal since the club fills up fast, due to the free guest list, which you can access online. Contrary to the name there is, however, no cake in this two-level club.

Cake Bar & Nightclub

Address: 214 Adelaide St W, Toronto, ON M5H 1W7, Canada

Website: Cake Bar & Nightclub

Opening hours: Fri - Sat: 10pm - 2:30am (closed on Mon - Thur)

4. The Fifth Social Club

Editor's Note: Photo taken from the establishment's official social account

Know for its legendary theme parties and award-winning bottle service, the Fifth Social Club is one of our favorite hip hop night spots in Toronto. Perfectly tailored for those who expect nothing but the best, the exquisitely-furnished night club has a bustling dance floor and the DJs hip hop game will definitely keep you here all night.

The Fifth Social Club

Address: 225 Richmond St W Suite 100, Toronto, ON M5V 1W2,

Website:The Fifth Social Club

Opening hours: Fri - Sat: 10pm - 3am (closed Mon - Thur)

5. Everleigh

Editor's Note: Photo taken from the establishment's official social account

The old-world decor and atmosphere at Everleigh makes it an ideal night spot for pulling up a chair, grabbing a beer, chilling to great hip hop music or hitting the dance floor, all night long. Situated on the corner of 156 Gertrude Street, one walks through the door and up the stairs into a classic cocktail bar that will provide you with the best cocktails in town from an unmatched mixologist who offers you a free drink if the cocktail does not measure up. The hip hop music completes a great night, making Everleigh a great night spot for a romantic date night, or a loud fun night with friends. The space is bit cozy and, on weekends, hard to find seating, so better book in advance.


Address: 580 King Street West Toronto, Ontario M5V 1M1

Website: Everleigh

Opening hours: Tue: 10:30am - 2am; Thur - Sat: 10:30am - 2am (closed on Wed & Sun)


Editor's Note: Photo taken from the establishment's official social account

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Posted by BLND TGER on Saturday, March 14, 2020

Found yourself in Toronto with nothing to do? How about a night out at BLND TGER? There is so much to do here in one night - eat a delicious meal by the games area, enjoy a game or two of foosball, drink cocktails at the bar and then have a dance-off on the dance floor to the amazing hip hop music, selected by the DJs. This energetic night spot also features arcade games and a pool table and the waiters and bouncers are very friendly. It is definitely a must-visit nightspot.


Address: 559 College St, Toronto, ON M6G 1A9, Canada

Website: BLND TGER

Opening hours: Fri - Sat: 10pm - 2am (closed on Mon -Thu)

7. Lost and Found

Editor's Note: Photo taken from the establishment's official social account

If you are in Toronto for a quick weekend trip and looking to end the week in style, you better visit this late-night basement club that hosts amazing DJs who play all the best hip hop and trap music and has a spacious dance floor, so you can dance all night. Lost and Found is a small downstairs lounge with a great ambiance, although it gets full quickly, so you better be here early or reserve a table to avoid being left out. The DJ is great and there are tables for purchase.

Lost and Found

Address: 577 King St W, Toronto, ON M5V 1M1, Canada

Website: Lost and Found

Opening hours: Thur - Sat: 10pm - 3am (closed on Mon, Tue, Wed & Sun)

8. Handlebar

Editor's Note: Photo taken from the establishment's official social account

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Posted by Handlebar on Monday, September 25, 2017

Frequented by a wide range of ages, Handlebar will give you and your friends a great time. The DJ will have the sound systems blasting with tune after tune of your favorite hip hop music and the dance floor will be full of dancers, giving you a chance to meet new people and make a friend or two. This stimulating party atmosphere will have you ordering bottle after bottle of Ontario craft beer and either dancing all night, or singing to your favorite tunes during the karaoke sessions, where you spin the wheel to win. Don’t worry about your vocals at Handlebar, you can sing bad and win big.


Address: 159 Augusta Ave, Toronto, ON M5T 2L4, Canada

Website: Handlebar

Opening hours: 7pm - 2am (daily)

9. Wildflower

Editor’s note: Establishment is Permanently closed.

This stylish, rollicking club, located inside the Thompson Hotel, is the latest addition to night spots in Toronto and it certainly doesn’t disappoint. Focusing on pop and hip hop, the dance floor will be your host all night, as you dance to hit after hit of hip hop played by the resident DJ. Take selfies with the cool decor and graphics on the walls and, to enjoy a cool night and avoid being locked out due to the large crowd, reserve a seat at the VIP area.

Editor’s note: This bar has been reported as permanently closed since 1st January 2020.


Address: 550 Wellington St W, Toronto, ON M5V 2V4, Canada

Website: Wildflower

Opening hours: Thur - Sun: 10:30pm - 3am (closed on Tue & Wed)

10. EFS

Editor's Note: Photo taken from the establishment's official social account

EFS is located in King West’s bustling Fashion District and creatively designed with leather banquettes. It has DJs who play electric music all night. Frequented by both the mature and young, this hip hop nightclub is just the perfect place to end your days, be it on Wednesday, Thursday, Friday or Saturday - at EFS, every night is a party night.

The change of DJs daily will give you a taste of the finest DJs in Toronto and the electric crowd on the dance floor will keep you entertained with their dance moves and you can join in, too. Entry to this high-end night spot is free before 11:30 pm with the guest list and reserving a table goes for 500 CAD (372.38 USD).


Address: 647 King St W, Toronto, ON M5V 1M5, Canada

Website: EFS

Opening hours: Wed - Sat: 10pm - 3am (closed on Tue & Sun)

Let's paint Toronto red

People at a night spot
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Yes, Toronto is a great vacation spot where there’s plenty of things to do in winter, summer, and in between. After an exhilarating day going around town, the city of Toronto becomes aglow with the evening lights. Now, it is time for you to relax; you can either head back to your comfy hotel or maybe cap your day off with some more fun in the fancy nightclubs that line the city’s streets. So, get your dancing shoes ready and let’s enjoy the night, shall we?

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