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Symposium Cafe Restaurant & Lounge

$$ - $$$, ,
64 Hamilton St N, Waterdown, Hamilton, Ontario L8B 0E6, Canada
+1 905-645-0107
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  • Excellent31%
  • Very good34%
  • Average17%
  • Poor10%
  • Terrible8%
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“rice bowl” (4 reviews)
“burger” (8 reviews)
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Bar, Contemporary, Canadian, American, Vegetarian Friendly, Vegan Options, Gluten Free Options
$$ - $$$
64 Hamilton St N, Waterdown, Hamilton, Ontario L8B 0E6, Canada
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Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Great place for a nice desert! Our waitress was super friendly and very helpful when choosing which cake we wanted to try... Will come back to try drinks and possibly breakfast!

Thank Sally S
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Reviewed September 26, 2017 via mobile

We have been for breakfast and dinner and have never left disappointed. The food is supurb. The outdoor patio furniture is very comfortable and inviting. Would not hesitate to recommend.

3  Thank Kevin h
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

I love the food here, my wife who must eat gluten free, a different story. I had the Friday eve fish and chips, awesome. My wife ordered pasta Alfredo with chicken, awful. It was plain rice noodles, with a few chicken breast strips. No sauce.......More

Thank vdputte
Reviewed May 16, 2018

The restaurant is clean,inviting and, at the time we were there , peaceful. As we walked to our table we passed an amazing enclosed area, on top of which was a large assortment of fruit. Inside was an amazing assortment of gorgeous desserts. We each...More

Thank UHaveasunnyday
Reviewed April 9, 2018

My Wife and I arrived and wondered why the parking lot was so empty on Sunday at dinner time when a few months ago it was always so full. We got shown to a table right next to the cake area which is very high...More

2  Thank DATF
Reviewed April 7, 2018 via mobile

The food and store are great. You'd never expect what's on the inside based in the outside. Food is delicious and service fantastic. Daily specials are a great draw as well.

Thank sure_shar
Reviewed March 20, 2018

We had a nice dinner here. Burgers and some beers were on sale I had a very good steak sandwich and others had the burgers. Very tasty. Server was great. We had been here when it first opened and it has really improved. We will...More

Thank John P
Reviewed March 18, 2018

Our friends got their first, and said they stood there for 10 minutes before anyone even greeted & sat them. We arrived shortly after and the four of us sat talking for about 15 minutes before the waitress even came by. Now, she was apologetic...More

Thank Arnold S
Reviewed March 15, 2018

Visited with friends for breakfast, made very welcome by staff, who organised a table for our large party. The food was very good and reasonably priced, we went back for dinner and recited the same great service and food. Would recommend to anyone visiting the...More

Thank Malcolm M
Reviewed February 23, 2018

We went to Symposium for lunch and enjoyed it very much. It has a Mediterranean décor and menu and is quiet and comfortable. They have a lot of good choices on the menu and you can have anything from a light snack to a full...More

Thank CFofLL
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
US$8 - US$24
Breakfast, Lunch, Dinner, Brunch, After-hours, Drinks
Restaurant features
Takeout, Outdoor Seating, Reservations, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Free Off-Street Parking, Television, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Wine and Beer, Free Wifi
Good for
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: 64 Hamilton St N, Waterdown, Hamilton, Ontario L8B 0E6, Canada
  • Location: Canada  >  Ontario  >  Hamilton  >  Waterdown
  • Phone Number: +1 905-645-0107
  • E-mail
BREAKFAST, BRUNCH, BURGERS, DESSERTS & MORE Dine at Symposium Cafe Restaurant & Lounge Waterdown and experience Symposium, an exciting restaurant destination for the Waterdown, Ontario community. We are open 7 days a week - early mornings to late nights - offering complete menu dining options including full service breakfast and brunch, mouth-watering desserts, burgers, seafood, steaks, sandwiches
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