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The Commodore by Didier Young

If you asked anyone about the Parkdale neighbourhood a few years back, you would have most likely been told to avoid stepping foot in the area. Showcasing an above average percentage of renters and some of the lowest income people in the city, the area was considered to be undesirable and unsafe for quite some time. Fast forward to today and Parkdale has begun a process of gentle gentrifications which started with the inclusion of a culinary strip on Queen West among which you may find The Commodore.

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