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Symposium Cafe Restaurant & Lounge

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338 Rossland Rd E, Ajax, Ontario L1Z 0L9, Canada
+1 905-683-3232
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  • Excellent49%
  • Very good38%
  • Average11%
  • Poor1%
  • Terrible1%
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Bar, Cafe, International, Canadian, Vegetarian Friendly, Vegan Options, Gluten Free Options
$$ - $$$
338 Rossland Rd E, Ajax, Ontario L1Z 0L9, Canada
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Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

I had brunch today with a group of ladies and enjoyed the atmosphere. My latte was great, the food awesome. The art and wall hangings were magical.

Thank CubaToronto
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Reviewed 24 June 2017 via mobile

Enjoyed another delicious lunch on the beautiful patio at the Symposium. My pulled pork and grilled cheese was the best and my wife really enjoyed her eggs Benedict. Our server, Melissa, was very attentive and knowledgeable. The owner, Zaki, was most hospitable. Ample free parking,...More

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Reviewed 15 March 2018 via mobile

Happened upon his restaurant by fluke, didn’t know what to expect. Pleasantly surprised by the ambiance, the food (save room for dessert), and the daily specials. Recommend for a couples dinner

Thank ontariomom870
Reviewed 10 March 2018

from the moment we walked in till we left we were looked after our waiter Marco was amazing and the food was incredible and i love how the owner comes over to make sure we enjoyed our meal simply the best place to eat

Thank Graham R
Reviewed 10 March 2018

The manager Zaki has hired top notch staff who are friendly, polite, and bend over backwards to make sure you are happy. Great selection on menu and daily specials are great. The manager always comes over and asks if everything was good and if there's...More

Thank gerryvail
Reviewed 9 March 2018 via mobile

No matter what time or how many people I come with I always get great food and great service. Hats off to Zaki, Abisha and all the serving staff. Make sure you all come in on Mondays especially for the $5 burgers and $5 beers...More

Thank Waqar R
Reviewed 4 March 2018 via mobile

This is our go to restaurant to meet friends for Sunday breakfast. Recommend having a reservation. There are plenty of omlette choices, all are delicious. The service and the ambiance of the restaurant are both great.

Thank LeeL03
Reviewed 3 March 2018 via mobile

Waited over an hour for food. manager was nice and apologized but when you are with kids it is very frustrating to wait so long

Thank indiansilk
Reviewed 1 March 2018

I've had good meals and not so good meals. At one brunch, my fresh squeeze OJ seemed to be 'expired' (didn't taste right). The waitress refunded my money when I mentioned it - said it might be due to the orange crop issues stateside. Otherwise...More

Thank jibs
Reviewed 24 February 2018 via mobile

The resteraunts food was good add the prices were reasonable. But Don't book a table for 2 on a Saturday night. We were seated at a table for 2 in the middle of the resteraunt with maybe a foot away from the table next to...More

Thank inglijoh
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Anna Maria M
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Response from DWGB | Reviewed this property |
Check their website. Symposiumcafe
Jean C
28 June 2017|
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Response from minc0mj0 | Reviewed this property |
check out their website...they have a lot of choices and variety for pretty much every taste :)
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
US$6 - US$24
Drinks, Breakfast, Lunch, Dinner, Brunch, After-hours
Restaurant features
Takeout, 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, Reservations, Wine and Beer, Accepts Credit Cards
Good for
Child-friendly, Romantic, Kids, Business meetings, Special Occasion Dining, Groups, Local cuisine
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: 338 Rossland Rd E, Ajax, Ontario L1Z 0L9, Canada
  • Location: Canada  >  Ontario  >  Ajax
  • Phone Number: +1 905-683-3232
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Dine at this Symposium Café Ajax, Ontario restaurant located on the corner of Salem and Rossland. This Symposium Café Restaurant location is conveniently located on the NorthEast corner of Salem and Rossland in a small Ajax shopping plaza and is open 7 days a week, early mornings and late nights for your restaurant dining pleasure. We are located one kilometer from the main movie theatre and only a three minute drive to the Highway 401. This Ajax - Ontario Symposium Café seats 95 indoors and over 40 seats in a scenic stunning patio. We specialize in large group settings and can accommodate last minute dining functions fairly easily. Hope to see you soon at this Ajax - Ontario Symposium Cafe location! Beautiful Restaurant decor, scenic patio dining, fully licensed bar lounge. Located within 3 minutes of Highway 401. Located only a minute drive from the theaters. Open early mornings, open late nights - dining available to closing. Restaurant hours: Sunday – Thursday, 8am to 1am, Friday & Saturday, 8am to 2am.
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