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Symposium Cafe Restaurant & Lounge

$$ - $$$American, ,
236 Dovedale Drive, Keswick, Georgina, Ontario L4P 0H3, Canada
+1 905-952-3101
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  • Average13%
  • Poor13%
  • Terrible8%
“Good Meal, Good Service”
2 weeks ago
“Local Gem!”
Closed Now
American, Contemporary, Canadian, Bar, Vegetarian Friendly, Vegan Options
$$ - $$$
236 Dovedale Drive, Keswick, Georgina, Ontario L4P 0H3, Canada
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Reviewed yesterday via mobile

Ended up here after our other spot was too busy. We weren’t disappointed. Nice apps, nice server, large portions, cold beer. Lots of menu choices. Lots of specials everyday of the week. I hope to return soon!

Thank mikekris
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

We went tonight (Saturday) and it was busy. They had 2 large tables set up in the dining room, and all other booths were taken. Instead of just telling us they were full, the manager offered us seats at the bar. She brought us up...More

Thank Trip48465608146
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Went in last week and it was very different from the last time we went in. Staff is new and there are new manages in there too. Seemed much more smooth and food was so good. Love this place and I’m glad I came in...More

Thank Traveler04297012864
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Have visited this restaurant many times and enjoyed breakfast, lunch and dinner. We have never had poor service, staff are always pleasant and helpful and provide excellent service, including recommendations. Great specials every day of the week and good deals on drink specials if you...More

Thank Barb M
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Amazing service here! Everyone is so friendly and cheerful! Such a great atmosphere! The manager Melanie is the sweetest lady ever, so kind and you can tell she cares a lot about the restaurant. The food is always amazing, cheers to the cooks! I will...More

Thank hayley a
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

We went on a Friday night and it was busy. The manager greeted us at the door and told us there was a small wait. Instead of seating us at the door, she brought us up the bar and we had a drink while we...More

Thank me0wmix69
Reviewed September 18, 2018

We arrived around 5:20 are were seated within five minutes; but waited about 25 minutes before we were asked about our drinks. Another 10 minutes before the drinks were brought to the table. Our starter was late; but tasted very good. The meal was brought...More

Thank Henry E R
Reviewed September 10, 2018

Just wanted to shout out to the Keswick location. We have been to may Symposiums around the Ontario area, and this was, hands down, the best experience ever. Our server was phenomenal (Michaela?) and made great suggestions. The manager was so nice. She was always...More

Thank shellywilder396
Reviewed September 8, 2018 via mobile

I just discovered how you can make more money running a restaurant. The martini filled about a third of the glass. I don’t think I have ever had one as small. Two us us ordered burgers. We were not asked how we wanted it cooked....More

Thank StephenS613
Reviewed July 17, 2018

Restaurant was pretty empty; had to wait to be seated, server seemed very nice, food quality/presentation/taste was poor. Then sat there about 15 minutes with dirty dishes in front of us and had to flag down server to bring us bill; service not very impressive....More

Thank KimmieL2018
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December 2, 2017|
Response from Inspire509207 | Reviewed this property |
They do apparently for 15 bucks ... definitely not homemade on Mondays !!
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
US$5 - US$14
American, Contemporary, Canadian, Bar, Vegetarian Friendly, Vegan Options
Breakfast, After-hours, Drinks, Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Reservations, Seating, Waitstaff, Free Off-Street Parking, Television, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Free Wifi, Accepts Credit Cards, Delivery, Takeout, Outdoor Seating, Private Dining, Parking Available, Highchairs Available, Full Bar, Wine and Beer, Digital Payments
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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. - 1:00 a.m.
8:00 a.m. - 1:00 a.m.
8:00 a.m. - 12:00 a.m.
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 236 Dovedale Drive, Keswick, Georgina, Ontario L4P 0H3, Canada
  • Location: Canada  >  Ontario  >  Georgina  >  Keswick
  • Phone Number: +1 905-952-3101
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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 the newly opened Symposium Cafe Restaurant & Lounge Keswick and see why residents are so excited about having Symposium as their neighbourhood restaurant. Located in the main shopping area adjacent to the Walmart plaza, and just minutes from Highway 404, Symposium is excited to introduce its newest location to residents of Keswick, East Gwillimbury, Simcoe, and Georgina. Symposium Keswick is open 7 days a week – starting with an early morning breakfast menu and ending with late night appetizer specials – and offers complete dining options including full service brunch (served daily until 4pm), great lunch and dinner menu items burgers, seafood steaks, sandwiches, vegetarian fare, fresh fruit beverages
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