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In-Room Drink Well

Posted by Drake, 2 weeks ago

Enjoy The Drake's infamous cocktail offerings from the comfort of your hotel room with our new In-Room Drink Well service!

drink well

My Night in Nine: Polaris Music Prize Juror Catherine Pogonat

Posted by Drake, 3 weeks, 5 days ago

Before the Polaris Music Prize grand jury gathered to pick a recipient for this year's award, they settled in at The Drake where the big music night would behin and end. Follow along with jury member and Montreal radio and television personality, Catherine Pogonat in My Night in Nine.

Catherine Pogonat
Food + Drink

New Menu: Fall In Love With Drake Catering

Posted by Drake, 3 weeks, 6 days ago

While it may not feel like fall here in Toronto, the hotel is gearing up for the season of hot apple cider, leather jackets, and comfort food.

Fall Octopus

Polaris Music Prize: Q + A w/ Founder Steve Jordan

Posted by Drake, 1 month ago

Ahead of tonight's main event (and our favourite part, personally, the bumpin' after-party) we talked to the founder and executive director of the Polaris Music Prize, Steve Jordan, to get a crash course on how the long-running award holds up in 2017.

Polaris Steve
Food + Drink

Enter the pit: 86'd Monday Hogtown BBQ Premiere and Competition

Posted by Drake, 2 months ago

For our next battle, a line up down the block is to be expected but with such high steaks, we're excited to see the outcome of this BBQ Battle. To beef up the night's festivities, we're celebrating and screening the premiere of Hogtown BBQ. Before we watch, eat and vote with six of Toronto's top BBQ chefs and pitmasters going head-to-head with their favourite BBQ pork butt + belly preparations we talked to Hogtown host, Chris Patheiger, and the competitors about the 123's and ABC's of B-B-Q.

Drake Devonshire

Photo Booth Confessional: Festival Players

Posted by Drake, 2 months, 1 week ago

Prince Edward County is being taken over by the theatrics of Festival Players and Drake Devonshire is following suit!

Food + Drink

Drake Catering: Pop-up Happy Hour

Posted by Drake, 2 months, 2 weeks ago

We’ve always been big supporters of the saying ‘It’s the office that plays together that ultimately stays together.’

Drake Commissary

Farmer's Table joins Bakery Bar Larder

Posted by Drake, 2 months, 2 weeks ago

Shop our closet! Er - fridge. We've invited local farmer, Kawartha Mark, and Grassroot Farm to the creative culinary hub so you can get your hands on fresh produce every Saturday and Sunday @ 10:30AM!

Farmer's Table
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Twilight Tuesdays: Drake One Fifty Night Market is back!

Posted by Drake, 2 months, 3 weeks ago

Drake One Fifty's annual Night Market is back!

TT 17

My Night in Nine: Jacq the Stripper

Posted by Drake, 2 months, 3 weeks ago

From Black + Coffee and Pie to 86'd Monday to My Night in Nine. Jacq the Stripper has left her mark at The Drake Hotel and a trail of ketchup chip crumbs in her wake.