We noticed that you're using an unsupported browser. The TripAdvisor website may not display properly.We support the following browsers:
Windows: Internet Explorer, Mozilla Firefox, Google Chrome. Mac: Safari.

Symposium Cafe Restaurant & Lounge

9990 Kennedy Rd, Markham, Ontario L6C 0M4, Canada
+1 905-927-9779
All photos (121)
Map updates are paused. Zoom in to see updated info.
Reset zoom
Updating Map...
  • Excellent38%
  • Very good19%
  • Average11%
  • Poor13%
  • Terrible19%
Travellers talk about
“brunch” (2 reviews)
“sandwiches” (2 reviews)
Closed Now
Bar, Cafe, International, Canadian
$$ - $$$
9990 Kennedy Rd, Markham, Ontario L6C 0M4, Canada
All Details
Write a ReviewReviews (61)
Traveller rating
Traveller type
Time of year

1 - 10 of 61 reviews

Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Went to dinner at Symposium in Markham on September 1, 2018 for my mothers 66th birthday and what a horrible experience. The service was absolutely horrible and the food was terrible. We arrived at 5:30 and the restaurant was almost empty so we thought great...More

1  Thank pcaso76
Restaurant's Favourite
Reviewed November 20, 2017 via mobile

Under new management, menu and specials remain the same. Waitressv are friendly, foods are great. Will return.

3  Thank Philip K
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

I met my cousin for lunch and this was my first time eating here....and I love down the street, We were given a book to sit at and greeted by our server immediately. There were only a couple other tables being occupied at the time...More

Thank MaryK_8
Reviewed August 11, 2018

the food tasted very good and the service was very quick. the servers were very nice and I'd definitely recommend it.

Thank Jayden L
Reviewed June 25, 2018

My husband and I tried this restaurant a few times when they first opened several years ago and were quite disappointed. Recently we have been in the habit of going out for breakfast on the weekend and decided to give Symposium another try. They are...More

Thank Diamondgirl121212
Reviewed June 9, 2018 via mobile

The breakfast was good. We came for a birthday and sat on the patio. Service was quick and friendly. Servers remembered people from our party from a year or more ago. Really nice time.

Thank Sophie H
Reviewed May 14, 2018

I understand Mothers Day is very busy so I expect to wait to be seated . I do not expect to be seated and then wait an hour and a half for food. Each dish came separately, different wait staff, no one knew what was...More

1  Thank mseguin69
Reviewed April 15, 2018

Great brunch with my cousins. The service is quick, the food is fresh, and I will likely return to this location for a meal.

Thank Joanna D
Reviewed April 1, 2018

My son and I go to this wonderful restaurant for breakfast every weekend. The food is exceptional and my son enjoys it alot. More importantly, services from the management and staff are consistently excellent. Sam and Cathy are not only nice, but also prompt to...More

1  Thank AllenInMarkham
Reviewed March 31, 2018 via mobile

Went to symposium for breakfast. Was seated at a booth right away. Service was friendly but slow. It took 25 min before they took our order and another 25 min to get our food and the place was only half full. Food was ok but...More

Thank Chris L
Nearby HotelsSee all 16 hotels in Markham
Hilton Toronto / Markham Suites Conference Centre & Spa
1,048 reviews
4.90 km away
Toronto Marriott Markham
47 reviews
5.25 km away
Monte Carlo Inn Toronto Markham
264 reviews
5.43 km away
Comfort Inn Toronto Northeast
259 reviews
6.46 km away
Nearby Restaurants
pho metro
16 reviews
.91 km away
Angus Glen Golf Course Restaurant
11 reviews
.73 km away
Wild Wing
5 reviews
.11 km away
Nearby Attractions
Toogood Pond Park
128 reviews
4.18 km away
Varley Art Gallery
24 reviews
3.11 km away
Kindred Spirits Orchestra
38 reviews
4.16 km away
The One Gallery
5 reviews
3.29 km away
Questions & Answers
Get quick answers from Symposium Cafe Restaurant & Lounge staff and past visitors.
Note: your question will be posted publicly on the Questions & Answers page.
Posting guidelines
Improve this listing

Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
US$5 - US$19
Bar, Cafe, International, Canadian
Drinks, After-hours, Breakfast, Lunch, Dinner, Brunch
Restaurant features
Delivery, Takeout, Reservations, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Free Off-Street Parking, Television, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Accepts American Express, Accepts Mastercard, Accepts Visa, Free Wifi, Wine and Beer, Outdoor Seating, Accepts Credit Cards
Good for
Open Hours
8:00 a.m. - 12:00 a.m.
8:00 a.m. - 12:00 a.m.
8:00 a.m. - 12:00 a.m.
8:00 a.m. - 12:00 a.m.
8:00 a.m. - 12:00 a.m.
8:00 a.m. - 1:00 a.m.
8:00 a.m. - 1:00 a.m.
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 9990 Kennedy Rd, Markham, Ontario L6C 0M4, Canada
  • Location: Canada  >  Ontario  >  Markham
  • Phone Number: +1 905-927-9779
  • E-mail
Symposium Markham brings the unique Symposium brand to an expanding community. Located in the Shoppes of Angus Glen Plaza (at Kennedy Rd and Major Mackenzie), it is just south of the championship Angus Glen Golf Course, and conveniently located within walking distance for many residents. Open 7 days a week, this Symposium location is an inviting and relaxing restaurant & lounge with a wide variety of dining options. Whether it's a bountiful breakfast with our famous Eggs Benedict, a quick bite with the family before lessons at Angus Glen Community Centre, a working business lunch with lighter fare, or a full course dinner, Symposium Markham provides menu options for all your tastes and all mealtimes. For you Late Nite diners, we offer meal options until close, along with, of course, our signature European Coffees and Desserts. The elegant, yet casual, decor is the perfect backdrop for business functions, family celebrations, intimate dinners, or even formal cocktail parties. Enjoy patio season on Symposium Markham's beautiful and relaxing patio.
Is This Your TripAdvisor Listing?
Own or manage this property? Claim your listing for free to respond to reviews, update your profile and much more. Claim Your Listing