Galleria Shopping Centre
1245 Dupont Street, Toronto, ON, M6H 2A6
Shopping for food, home and entertaining essentials has never been easier at the Galleria Shopping Centre in the core of Toronto.
|Getting There |||Dupont bus or Dufferin bus|
|Cross Street |||Dupont and Dufferin|
|Mon-Fri 10AM-9PM, Sat 10AM-6PM, Sun 10AM-6PM|
Profile Last Updated: January 28, 2009
Convenience is the main priority at the Galleria Shopping Centre, serving the community with 45 essential shops and services and regular special events. The most prominent tenants are Price Chopper supermarket, Pharma Plus drugstore, LCBO liquor store, Zellers and McDonald’s restaurant, along with a TD Canada Trust bank. P.M. Toronto restaurant serves food and drink into the night. The mall contains a cosmetic and emergency dental clinic alongside other offices. Dry cleaners, shoe repair and an internet café share space with a branch of Homelife realty, a pager and cell phone dealer and travel agency. The Galleria is also home to a branch of the Royal Canadian Legion.
The Galleria contains a location of Pet Valu, a pair of dollar stores and hair stylists for both women and men. Formal and casual clothing and shoes can be found in several different shops and the mall is also home to Toronto’s Saturday Sportscard Show, featuring collectables and memorabilia each weekend. The shopping centre plays host to a walking program for neighbours aged 55 and up, through the Davenport/Perth community centre. Sidewalk sales are held throughout the year, and Santa Claus sets up shop in the Galleria on December weekends, offering personalized photos with children.
The Galleria’s surrounding are continues to be a settling ground for new immigrants to Toronto, reflected in the wide variety of languages spoken in the shopping centre. Like many such neighbourhoods in the city, it’s undergoing a transition that finds many new urban homeowners moving in alongside the previous generations of working class. With its range of shops and services, the Galleria is designed to provide all of the daily life essentials under one roof.