Results 1 to 1 of 1
  1. #1
    jwm's Avatar
    Join Date
    Jan 2009
    Thanked 21 Times in 21 Posts

    Save Captain John

    If you've ever fished the Toronto Harbourfront you've probably seen, walked past, parked next to, or possibly even eaten at Captain John's Floating Restaurant at the foot of Yonge street. But did you know the city is working hard to get rid of this landmark? I know Clive and I have walked past many times when fishing the Toronto Islands and wondered if the place was even still open, as it turned out it was- for over 40 years in fact.

    Recently though it looks like Captain John has run in to some problems and a few months ago the city shut off his water and shutdown his restaurant. He was almost evicted from the boat, which is also his home.

    Read the full story at
    Last edited by jwm; 11-02-2012 at 01:12 AM.
    Yes, Ed F took my avatar photo.

Tags for this Thread

Posting Permissions

  • You may not post new threads
  • You may not post replies
  • You may not post attachments
  • You may not edit your posts