Lifestyle in Dorset Park
Kennedy Road is a regional shopping destination that is filled with home furniture and appliance stores, electronics and computer shops, and discount department stores. There are also many restaurants located along this street. The international mix of cuisines found here includes Chinese, Greek and Japanese restaurants.
A recent addition to Kennedy Road is the Kennedy Commons, located just south of Highway 401 on the east side of Kennedy Road. This gigantic shopping area features a Lansing Buildall "Super Store" that encompasses 80,000 square feet of retail space. A Sears Furniture and Appliance store, the Brick and Dominion Supermarket are some of the other big name retailers in this shopping complex.
The neighbourhood oriented Courtesy Plaza on Birchmount Road reflects the ethnic mix of this neighbourhood with its East and West Indian food market and family style restaurant. A popular food shopping destination for residents of this neighbourhood is Highland Farms, located on Ellesmere Road, just west of Kennedy Road.