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Symposium Cafe Restaurant & Lounge

13237 Yonge Street, Richmond Hill, Ontario L4E 1B6, Canada
+1 905-773-1118
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  • Excellent39%
  • Very good28%
  • Average15%
  • Poor7%
  • Terrible11%
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“mussels” (4 reviews)
“potatoes” (2 reviews)
“great service” (6 reviews)
Opens in 27 min
Bar, International, Canadian
$$ - $$$
13237 Yonge Street, Richmond Hill, Ontario L4E 1B6, Canada
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Reviewed 5 weeks ago

So amazing I wrote a review on it. Its was first time I get this HORRIBLE SERVICE IN CANADA This time however was drastically different that I will not return. It began with a unfriendly manager stay on the front , when was asking to...More

Thank AlaB194
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Reviewed March 11, 2018

Had a lovely dinner at the Symposium restaurant in Oak Ridges. It was a birthday celebration, and they could not have done more to make it special. Our server was Justin, and he was superb. He was very attentive, but not intrusive. I would highly...More

1  Thank JoanRain
Reviewed October 1, 2018 via mobile

Six of us had breakfast there yesterday. Service was very slow. When we finally got our meals they were warm at the best. Potatoes were way too crispy due to being over cooked. We have eaten at other symposiums where meals arrived hot. Disappointed.

Thank Yes2scotland
Reviewed September 21, 2018 via mobile

Terrible. From minute we walked in! Door staff, manager and server need serious retraining in basic customer service. Head office no better with customer relations.

Thank rosatihouse
Reviewed September 12, 2018

Popped in for drinks and a bite after a fun nite. The staff, food and ambiance were fantastic. Definitely going back.

1  Thank Ken M
Reviewed July 22, 2018

1- Waiter's response to a question "I don't cook the food, I just serve it". 2- Chicken souvlaki was overcooked and rubbery. Butter chicken was extremely peppery and missing the Indian spice flavor profile I was expecting. (I guess the cook just threw some cooked...More

Thank HBTorontoTraveller
Reviewed July 15, 2018

I called and booked for last Saturday night. Ms. Faranak was super helpful with our reservation, getting me a gift card when one of their machines seemed to have an issue, made sure our booth was comfortable, and food was to our liking. The staff...More

2  Thank Blue-Designer
Reviewed July 3, 2018

Hello and happy (belated) Canada Day! As an Aerospace Engineering professional, I tend to have an eye for precision and this restaurant was selected on my trip from Ottawa, to spend time with a special guest.. We were seated in Booth (Table) 12 and stayed...More

1  Thank zuldhanji
Reviewed June 17, 2018

Our waiter Justin was amazing. He was very attentive, efficient, polite and friendly. I had the grilled salmon and it was delicious. Service was fast making the entire dining experience excellent.

1  Thank martlandangela
Reviewed May 28, 2018

We took my mom for dinner here for her 77th birthday and I can't say enough good things about the service (the food was pretty good too). The server we had was super attentive and lovely (without being obnoxious or pushy). He had the kitchen...More

1  Thank janathv
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
US$5 - US$19
Bar, International, Canadian
Brunch, Drinks, After-hours, Breakfast, Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Takeout, Reservations, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Free Off-Street Parking, Television, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Accepts American Express, Accepts Mastercard, Accepts Visa, Free Wifi, Wine and Beer, Private Dining, Digital Payments, Accepts Credit Cards
Good for
Groups, Child-friendly, Kids
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: 13237 Yonge Street, Richmond Hill, Ontario L4E 1B6, Canada
  • Location: Canada  >  Ontario  >  Richmond Hill
  • Phone Number: +1 905-773-1118
  • E-mail
BREAKFAST, LUNCH, DINNER & LATE NIGHT Book your Holiday Party at Symposium. We have an extensive menu for every taste and for every budget. Office Party, Social Brunch, Large Group Gathering, Family Celebration: Symposium is the best place for casual, upscale dining Dine at Symposium Cafe Restaurant & Lounge Richmond Hill where we bring the unique Symposium dining experience to the Oak Ridges area. Open 7 days a week – early mornings to late nights – offering complete menu dining options including full service breakfast and brunch (served daily until 4pm), mouth-watering desserts, burgers, seafood, steaks, sandwiches, vegetarian fare, fresh fruit specialty beverages, full bar, and rotating daily special features. With 95 indoor seats and 40 seats on our beautiful outdoor patio come see why Symposium Cafe Richmond Hill is a favourite go-to destination for this growing Oak Ridges community. Early Bird Dinners and Breakfast. Best daily lunch and dinner specials
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