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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 good29%
  • Average15%
  • Poor8%
  • Terrible9%
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Bar, International, Canadian
$$ - $$$
13237 Yonge Street, Richmond Hill, Ontario L4E 1B6, Canada
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Reviewed 3 weeks ago

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 4 weeks ago

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

1  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

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.

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

Thank janathv
Reviewed May 24, 2018 via mobile

Restaurant was awesome. Food was great. Lots of different choices including your main staples like burgers etc. Kids menu for those picky kids-mine is. My son loved his lunch and I enjoyed mine. The ambience was great huge high ceilings and deck is great. Prices...More

Thank Tracey C
Reviewed April 8, 2018

All symposium restaurants serve great tasting food and have welcoming staff. However on this particular Saturday morning the service was even better. The server- Parnian I believe checked on us multiple times served our food and drinks very quickly and had a very nice attitude....More

1  Thank Kirstin A
Reviewed April 7, 2018

Love the food, but the music was playing too loud even after we asked to have it lowered. It's difficult to hear your friends during conversation.

2  Thank sharonhildebrandt86
Reviewed March 28, 2018

Not fancy, but the food is tasty and attractively presented. Eat in or take out. Staff is always helpful and pleasant.

2  Thank Susan J
Reviewed March 26, 2018

Justin was our waiter. He was very helpful and was attentive to our needs. The food was good and reasonably priced. Thanks.

2  Thank Howard B
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
US$5 - US$19
Bar, International, Canadian
Brunch, Drinks, Lunch, After-hours, Breakfast, 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, Accepts Credit Cards
Good for
Kids, Child-friendly, Groups, Business meetings
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, BRUNCH, BURGERS, DESSERTS & MORE 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. Try everyone’s favourite meal deal with our 7-Day promotions – the most innovative and popular in the Ontario restaurant market! And when combined with the Symposium’s customer service and quality, it’s no surprise that Symposium Cafe Restaurant & Lounge continues to be honoured with Readers’ Choice awards including Best Breakfast, Best Brunch, Best Family Restaurant, Best Business lunch, Best Desserts, Best Atmosphere and Best Bistro. >Full service Breakfast/Brunch menu: Omelettes, Waffles, French Toast, Freshly squeezed juices >Lunch menu: burgers, salads, soup, appetizers, sandwiches, and full breakfast menu til 4 pm >Dinner menu: steaks, seafood, pastas, rice bowls and unique appetizers >Fully licensed lounge: specialty cocktails, over 30 martini options, 12 beer on tap, 34 varieties of wine, specialty coffee beverages. >Restaurant open early mornings and late nights >Late Night Kitchen & Dining: full restaurant menu available until closing including burgers, steaks, seafood >Business meetings and staff functions party menus >Award winning restaurant concept >Large scenic outdoor restaurant patio >Good selection of vegetarian menu options >Extensive menu selection of desserts: cakes, freshly made waffles, ice-cream, crepes >Early Bird Breakfast, Early Bird Dinner, Kid’s menu >Monday restaurant special: $5 burgers and $5 domestic pints >Tuesday restaurant special: $5 gl of wine and 12.95 pasta and rice bowl specials >Wednesday restaurant special: $5.25 Martinis and $10.95 Mussels >Thursday restaurant special: $48 Date night – Dinner for Two deal >Friday restaurant special: $5 off Wine List with Seafood Features >Saturday restaurant special: $13.95 Pitchers of Draft with Appetizer Platter Specials >Sunday restaurant special: 50% off! Owner’s Cellar Wines – 2 for 1 Cake Slice Promo >Cocktail Hour Specials: $4 Bar Shots, 4pm-6pm Happy Hour Specials, 11am-3pm Mimosa & Caesar specials >Late Night Specials: 33% Off Appetizers 4-6 and 10 until close
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