Riverdale has a diverse population, which makes for a vibrant community that brings the richness of many different cultures to one area. Residents have easy and convenient access to greenspaces, shopping, entertainment, restaurants, and a variety of housing options.

The Riverdale neighbourhoods include Riverdale East, Riverdale West, Lakely and Greyside. The area is bordered by the QEW on the north, Grays Road on the east, Centennial Parkway North on the West, and Queenston Road on the south.

Eastgate Square Mall is just minutes away, and is also a major public transportation hub, allowing quick and convenient access to a number of bus routes throughout the city.

Some amenities and attractions in and near the Riverdale Neighbourhood area include:

  • Eastgate Square
  • Bowlerama
  • Green Acres Park and outdoor pool
  • Riverdale East Park
  • St. Agnes Catholic Elementary
  • Lake Avenue Park
  • Lake Avenue Elementary School


  • Cardinal Newman Catholic Secondary School
  • Access to Linc and QEW
  • Confederation Park
  • The Beach Strip
  • Hamilton Beach Trail

The Riverdale area includes the following major streets:

  • Lake Avenue North
  • Centennial Parkway
  • Grays Road
  • South Service Road
  • Barton Street East
  • Queenston Road
  • Warrington Street
  • Covington Street
  • Cascade Street
  • Brockley Drive
  • Barlake Avenue
  • Burkindale Drive
  • Jerome Crescent
  • Grandville Avenue
  • Highridge Avenue
  • Bow Valley Drive
  • Violet Drive
  • Delawana Drive
  • Strawberry Drive
  • Huckleberry Drive
  • Blueberry Drive
  • Old Orchard Drive
  • Gainsborough Road
  • Vittorito Avenue

Nearby neighbourhoods include Nashdale, Kentley, Greenford, Battlefield, Stoney Creek, Lakeshore, and Eastdale.