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The area retains some of the Danforth’s Greek influence with restaurants like Athens, but there is a huge variety of eateries lining the northern border of the neighbourhood: The Greenwood Smokehouse is a popular barbecue joint that serves up craft beers to wash down succulent meat, and you’ll also find everything from Indian and Pakistani to Ethiopian fare.
Athens Restaurant, 707 Danforth Ave., 416-465-4441
The Greenwood Smokehouse BBQ, 673 Danforth Ave.
Makkah Restaurant,1020 Danforth Ave.
Zobel Ethiopian Restaurant, 1160 Danforth Ave., 647-780-2423
In addition to the Phin Avenue Parkette, the area contains Kempton Howard Park and the Eastview Avenue Community Centre, which offers activities and children’s programmes. The neighbourhood also has an active socially engaged community that holds free events for residents, such as skating and street parties and pub nights.
Phin Avenue Parkette, 115 Condor Ave.
Kempton Howard Park, 86 Blake St.
The Pocket Community Association