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Symposium Cafe Restaurant & Lounge

620 Richmond St, London, Ontario N6A 5J9, Canada
+1 519-667-7000
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  • Very good23%
  • Average11%
  • Poor12%
  • Terrible13%
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Bar, Cafe, International, Canadian, Gluten Free Options
$$ - $$$
620 Richmond St, London, Ontario N6A 5J9, Canada
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Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

My husband and I went here for dessert and coffee on our date night a few weeks ago! It was the best 7 layer chocolate cake we ever had. So big. I definitely recommend sharing. Service was excellent as always. Love this place! We hadn’t...More

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Reviewed November 28, 2017

I was at symposium on Monday for lunch with some coworkers. I knew they had the $5 burger special going on. Great burger and always left happy from this place. Never had a problem with my service or food and that is why I keep...More

2  Thank 12,345,678,098
Reviewed June 2, 2018

The Symposium Cafe Restaurant is located in 'my area' of London, Ontario. My grandmother lived on Central Avenue, directly across from Victoria Park, just up the street from where Richmond and Central intersect. From my very earliest memories I have been visiting this area of...More

1  Thank kanbaatar
Reviewed May 31, 2018

because summer is coming and everyone is missing to go out and sit on a padio. we decided to go to Symposium padio for some apps and drinks. one of the best padio in london in my opinion. we had a great time. I WILL...More

1  Thank 12,345,678,098
Reviewed May 23, 2018

Met a friend on a Monday for the burger special and it was great value and very well made. No complaints. There are good value specials every day and bargain happy hour appetizers and mixed drinks. Location on Richmond right across from Vic Park is...More

1  Thank PaletteTilting
Reviewed April 8, 2018 via mobile

We were in London for a basketball tourney and came here for lunch. I have been to this chain in Bolton and other areas throughout the GTA and really enjoyed it, however the London location is different. The service was absolutely terrible. When we first...More

1  Thank Sameer S
Reviewed March 6, 2018

my friends came from out of town and we went to symposium saturday night. i have been here before and i never had a problem with this place. the staff is friendly and kove their apps and drink specials. keep it up symposium will be...More

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Reviewed February 25, 2018 via mobile

The service at this location was phenomenal! The waitress greeted our table promptly, and was extremely friendly throughout our entire meal. I had the eggs benedict, and my two friends both had champion breakfasts with turkey bacon - all cooked to perfection. The manager was...More

1  Thank VeronicaDowell
Reviewed December 10, 2017 via mobile

I love symposium. We take the family all the time because of the variety and have never been let down. My husband got the butter chicken which is delicious and I got a gourmet cheese burger with brie cheese. YUM YUM. One of out party...More

1  Thank Foodie2506
Reviewed November 15, 2017

My wife and I had not been to this location in years and we thought we would give it another try. To say the least, nothing went right!!!! First off, the table we were sat at was filthy, even though we did watch some brunette...More

4  Thank rmcully22
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
US$5 - US$19
Brunch, Breakfast, Dinner, Drinks, Lunch, After-hours
Restaurant features
Takeout, Seating, Waitstaff, Street Parking, Television, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Accepts American Express, Accepts Mastercard, Accepts Visa, Free Wifi, Reservations, Wine and Beer, Accepts Credit Cards
Good for
Romantic, Kids, Groups
Open Hours
8:00 a.m. - 1:00 a.m.
8:00 a.m. - 1:00 a.m.
8:00 a.m. - 1:00 a.m.
8:00 a.m. - 1:00 a.m.
8:00 a.m. - 1:00 a.m.
8:00 a.m. - 2:00 a.m.
8:00 a.m. - 2:00 a.m.
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 620 Richmond St, London, Ontario N6A 5J9, Canada
  • Location: Canada  >  Ontario  >  London
  • Phone Number: +1 519-667-7000
  • E-mail
Dine at this Symposium Café London located at the heart of the London, Ontario restaurant and bar scene. This Symposium Café Restaurant location is conveniently located directly across from Victoria Park and is open 7 days a week, early mornings and late nights for your restaurant dining pleasure.This London Symposium Café Restaurant seats 90 indoors and over 70 seats in a scenic award winning patio, and only minutes from downtown London and from Western University. We specialize in large group settings and can accommodate last minute dining functions fairly easily.Hope to see you soon at this London Symposium Café Restaurant location!• Beautiful Restaurant Décor• Award Winning Patio Dining• Across Victoria Park • Minutes from Downtown• Minutes from Western University• Open Early Mornings• Open Late Nights Restaurant Hours: Sunday – Thursday 8am to 1amFriday & Saturday 8am to 2am
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