Lifestyle in Glen Park
The Lawrence Square Shopping Centre, situated on Lawrence Avenue West at the Allen Expressway, is anchored by two national department stores and a large Italian Supermarket. This shopping centre also includes many smaller independent retailers as well as professional and medical offices.
The Lawrence Plaza at the north-west corner of Lawrence Avenue and Bathurst Street is anchored by a popular discount department store and a twenty-four hour food market. This plaza is filled with discount and outlet stores that attract a local and regional clientele.
Street shopping on both Dufferin Street and Marlee Avenue ranges from Italian food markets and Chinese restaurants to car dealerships and auto body shops. Bathurst Street has a Jewish flavour with Kosher food shops and restaurants mixed in with professional and medical offices, a large supermarket and a prominent drug store.