Little Italy Wants the Sauce

I live in the Little Italy area of Toronto.  Since I moved here, close to a year ago, I’m oft annoyed at how far away either a liquor store or a beer store is from my home.  So, when the Rogers Video in front of the Dominion on College Street closed down recently, I had a revelation: here’s a grand opportunity to open up a brand new LCBO (or maybe a Beer Store), right in the heart of this vibrant neighbourhood.

I started a facebook group to see if any headway could be made to making this pipe dream a reality. My friend Caroline actually found the contact information for LCBO Customer Service (see below) and after sending in an email, actually received a response. I followed suit, and received a similar response saying that there were no current plans to install a new location, but they would keep my comment on file. If you have a spare 2 minutes, pop off an email and let’s let them know that we want booze near our homes!

LCBO

Mail: LCBO Customer Service, 55 Lake Shore Blvd. East, Toronto, ON, M5E 1A4
Telephone: 1-800-ONT-LCBO (1-800-668-5226) or 416-365-5900 in the local Toronto area. TTY Users dial toll-free at 1-800-361-3291.
Hours of Operation: Monday to Saturday from 9:00 am to 6:00 pm (EST).
E-mail: infoline@lcbo.com

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2 Responses to “Little Italy Wants the Sauce”

  1. Parker Says:

    I definitely want the sauce in my neighborhood.

    Fight the good fight.

  2. Booze Outlets Now! « TZero Says:

    […] all I need is a liquor-selling location in the old Rogers Video store on College […]

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