Cadillac Lounge is closing after 19 years on Queen West

Jun 20 2019, 7:04 pm

Queen West is about to lose an icon.

Cadillac Lounge has announced that its last day of service is coming up in a matter of weeks. The beloved Parkdale bar and venue will close after 19 years in the community.

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The news comes out in a to-the-point Instagram post, with a caption that reads “Last Day of the Cadillac Lounge is July 14th.”


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Last Day of The Cadillac Lounge is July 14th

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Another post, shared only a few days prior, invites “serious student filmmakers” to take the space and its story on as a portfolio project.

“Using the last days of the Cadillac Lounge as a jumping off point you can explore, question and interview myself, seek out other business owners and possible patrons about the state of live music and itโ€™s venues in the city of Toronto,” the post’s caption reads.

“Why has support for live music taken such a nose dive?”


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While the answers to such questions linger, one thing is certain: if you’d like to get one last feel of the Cadillac Lounge vibe, you’d best stop in by July 14.

Cadillac Lounge

Address: 1296 Queen Street West
Phone: 416-536-7717


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