I typically meet women at bars but am always interested in chatting with strangers in coffee shops, parks, wherever.I totally disagree that Toronto is a hard city to meet people in — meeting new people is the easiest thing in the world.One guy was a doctor who took me to a Leafs game — it was like a movie. Mikey Ehrenworth, 26, vice-president of operations at a sports marketing company I prefer meeting in real life to Tinder.Online dating just feels like another form of detachment and I don't need another reason to check my phone.If you're feeling like a creepy guy infiltrating groups of women at a bar, try somewhere else more relaxed.I'm actively looking for something serious but I'm not going to commit unless I'm sure we have a real connection.Heather Purdon, 23, works in radio and TV Dating is exhausting — all my "me time" is gone.
I don't really want to find someone online, but I stay on Ok Cupid because sometimes you need that ego boost of seeing the all the messages from guys and having them call you pretty.Aisosa Eholor, 24, works in public relations Toronto's dating scene is one big disappointment. Now, living in Toronto, I find when I meet someone I can do one Google search or Instagram lurk and I instantly have enough dirt on them to be turned off.I'm a Disney girl at heart and I really thought I would find my Troy Bolton (Zac Efron's character in High School Musical) in high school. The fact that we live in the era of “Netflix and chill” doesn't make things any better, either.I'm pretty forward but I would maybe not approach certain people because I assume they wouldn't be interested.Ryan Blanchard, 24, works in public relations I feel like dating in Toronto isn't all that different from dating anywhere else.