The top spots to play pool in Toronto
Ever wondered what’s good in the city that comes along with a snack, a drink or two with some friends? Looking for a snug and cozy spot or maybe something treaty and delightful with a good game? A trip to the billiards calls for a great drink. You might be wondering what drinks might go well with a good game of pool. If you have a sweet tooth, a game of pool pairs perfectly with a margarita. If you’re looking for something a bit harder to test your skills try a Guinness Black Lager. Check below to find the hottest places for billiards in Toronto:
1) Annex Billiards Club
With a line of pool tables set up, you and some friends can play a fun or competitive game of pool at Annex Billiards. From 11am to 3am, at 507 Bloor Street West, you can find people from all over the city for a low exchange rate and with drinks at hand, this place has a great vibe for friends, and even family.
2) The Crooked Cue
This massive pool hall in Etobicoke is no short of being exquisite and highly revered. This place is the perfect spot for friends to come and enjoy the grand view from the rooftop patio. Open from 11am to 1am on Wednesday to Saturday and 11am to 12am from Sunday to Tuesday, there is a bar and a place to cool off after playing a long and engaging game of billiards where friends can come to the tables for a gratifying and indulgent snack.
3) Roxy on King
From Monday to Wednesday 11am to 1am, Thursday and Friday from 11am to 2am, Saturday 4pm to 2am and Sunday 4pm to 1am, this place is spot on for friends and fun time with games such as ping pong, pool and foosball. Folks can enjoy a lofty night setting and a drink or few at the bar and some really good late night treats.
4) The Corner Bank
From 11am to 2am all through the week, with great prices starting off with $30 Pro-league games to Semi-pro at $20 and down to class A at $5, only high class games are played here. The space offers a good fair game with people of your same level of experience and with good sports on, nothing can beat you.
5) City Pool
City Pool offers a billiard experience like no other every day from 2pm to 2am. The pool room is roofed with neon green lights and red tables, dimmed to suit. There are small two-seaters with tables in between and glued to the walls nearby to enjoy the menu and a late night game.
7) Billiards Academy
With a line set up of pool tables, there ought to be lines of regulars. This inviting fun and friendly atmosphere allows you to get your grub on some burgers and wings while they play sports to a good game of billiards. Open from Monday to Wednesday from 4pm to 12am and from 1pm to 12am for the rest of the week.
8) Rivoli Poolhall
Rivoli is currently open for the taking! Rivoli Poolhall is a dashing venue, open everyday from 11:30am to 2am, where tables are only $20/hour. There are 11 pool tables in a large space with a lounge and bar setting and ideal for all sorts of gatherings, including parties. They offer 19+ after 7pm and food made in house.
9) Pegasus on Church
Up for a night of fun? Pegasus on Church has got it all! Perfect for an extravaganza of fun, game and laughter. Check out their music trivia and mini arcade for their gaming entertainment and darts, ping pong, pinball, shuffleboard, and of course pro pool tables! If you’re game, come on down to Pegasus. Open from 3pm to 12am Monday to Wednesday, Closed on Thursday, 3pm to 2am every Friday, 12pm to 2am every Saturday and 12pm to 12am every Sunday. Social distancing is in effect.
10) The Lyme Pool and Lounge
Run by Caribbean’s own, The Lyme Pool and Lounge offers some of the wildest deals you can think of. From their Monday through Thursday drink specials to their Thursday karaoke nights, they top the charts with their West Indian curry dishes, appetizers and roti. Closed on Monday, 3 to 10:30pm Tuesday to Thursday, 12 to 10:30pm on Friday, and 1 to 10:30pm every Saturday and Sunday.
11) VIP Billiards Club
Close to Ryerson University, the VIP Billiards Club is a relaxed and chill place to shoot some pool and to get cheap drinks. The table wait is pretty short and they offer games such as air hockey, foosball, ping-pong, and a good round of pool along with a tasty dash of pizza and wings. You can also indulge in some karaoke if you’re down. Open 3pm to 2am every day.
12) Monte Carlo Billiards & S
If you are looking for an old school vibe and a good place to play some pool, Monte Carlo is the place to be. Classic pub eats and cocktails are served here. You can shoot some while good old sports plays in the background. Great place for friends to get acquainted through some good friendly competition. Open from 11am to 1am every Monday through Saturday and 11am to 12am on Sunday.
Ready to shoot some pool, billiard lovers? Come on down to one of these exotic locations and be ready to have yourself a time with some game!