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Friday, December 10, 2010; 11:58 AM

If You Go

Want to take a spur-of-the-moment trip to Toronto's Gerrard Street? Here's what you need to know for the weekend of Dec. 17-20:

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Getting There

U.S. Airways, Delta and United offer one-stop flights from Washington Dulles to Toronto, with fares starting at about $590 round-trip.

Where to Stay

Delta Chelsea Toronto

33 Gerrard St. W.

416-595-1975

www.deltahotels.com

Part of a Canadian franchise, this mammoth property puts you closest to Little India. Rooms from about $119.

Intercontinental Toronto

220 Bloor St. W.

416-960-5200

toronto.intercontinental.com

Luxury-chain outpost with rooms from $160.

Where to Eat

Udupi Palace

1460 Gerrard St. E.

416-469-1500

www.udupipalace.ca

Ask for the veggie Tandoori specials, available weekends only. Entrees, $5.49-$9.29.

Lahore Tikka House

1365 Gerrard St. E.

416-406-1668

www.lahoretikkahouse.com

One of the strip's pricier options; Pakistani and North Indian cooking. Entrees, $11-$15.

786 Halal Restaurant

1330 Gerrard St. E.

416-406-0786

Homey Pakistani fare at this cheerful offspring of a celebrated Montreal eatery. Entrees $8 to $15.

Where to shop

Indian Record Shop

1428 Gerrard St. E.

416-463-6671

Sajawat

1475 Gerrard St. E.

416-519-6408

Islamic Books & Souvenirs

1395 Gerrard St. E.

416-778-8461

www.e-islamicbooks.com

The Little Bangladesh

1396 Gerrard St. E.

416-907-7458

What to Do

Art Gallery of Ontario

317 Dundas Street W.

416-979-6648

www.ago.net

"Maharaja: The Splendour of India's Royal Courts," through April 3. $22; free to visitors 25 and under, except Dec. 26-Jan. 2.

Information

www.seetorontonow.com

-- Michael Kaminer

All flight and lodging info valid as of press time Thursday.


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