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Symposium Cafe Restaurant & Lounge


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Includes choice of Brewed Coffee (0 cal) or Orange Pekoe Tea (0 cal). Sandwiches served with your choice of a fruit cup or substitute breakfast potatoes (add 90 cal)
Bacon & Egg Sandwich
Western Sandwich
Classic BLT Sandwich
Three Egg Breakfast
with breakfast potatoes, toast & choice of: ham or bacon
Two Choice Omelette
with breakfast potatoes & whole wheat toast
French Toast & Fruit Cup
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 Dine at Symposium Cafe Restaurant & Lounge Ancaster and experience why it continues to be a favourite restaurant destination for the Ancaster, 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 (served daily until 4pm), mouth-watering desserts, burgers, seafood, steaks, sandwiches, vegetarian fare, fresh fruit specialty beverages, full bar, and rotating daily special features.
US$5 - US$25
Special Diets
Gluten Free Options
Drinks, Breakfast, Lunch, Dinner, Brunch, After-hours
Bar, International, Canadian
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
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Reviewed yesterday

The symposium Cafe is a really nice spot for a comfortable Breakfast of Dinner. The staff is excellent and the food is as well. I would call it very consistant in it's quality of everything on the menu. The variety is also outstanding. It is...More

Date of visit: March 2019
Thank Paul E
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

Food was under average and not that busy. Clean and atmosphere is fine. Staff were fine. I wouldn't return for lunch.

Date of visit: March 2019
Thank CanMan01
Reviewed February 13, 2019

My wife and I, visited the Symposium Cafe/Restaurant on Rymal Rd., Hamilton, this morning. We have enjoyed excellent dinners here previously, but this morning was our first breakfast visit. We were greeted nicely by a young waitress upon our arrival. We perused the breakfast menu...More

Date of visit: February 2019
Thank Allan A
Reviewed February 11, 2019 via mobile

We really enjoyed our lunch with another couple. The atmosphere was relaxing and our server was very friendly and prompt as well. We enjoyed the fish and chips, turkey club sandwich, grilled chicken wrap and tai chicken bowl. We were too stuffed for dessert but...More

Date of visit: February 2019
Thank colleenva
Reviewed February 6, 2019

When in town, my friends always want to eat at Symposium as they like the other restaraunts in this chain. Every single time, I am very disappointed with the food, service and price. I have eaten at other Symposium locations and they were fine. My...More

Date of visit: January 2019
Thank Indigomoma
Reviewed February 5, 2019

Met some friends here for Breakfast. We chose the Symposium as we felt that we could enjoy our meal and take some time to visit without being rushed out the door. I went with the Eggs Benjamin which was a toasted english muffin, topped with...More

Date of visit: February 2019
Thank David B
Reviewed December 30, 2018 via mobile

I've visited a few symposiums in the GTA AND Waterloo. This one stood out for what I thought was the manager of the restaurant. Every other Symposium has been with nice good and good service but this Symposium had the nicest manager that was so...More

Date of visit: December 2018
Thank Veronica M
Reviewed December 26, 2018

There is plenty of parking at this Greek style restaurant. We arrived around 5:00 pm and the manager arranged a seating for our group of six at which time we ordered beverages. It took a long time to receive my pint of draught (about 20...More

Date of visit: December 2018
Thank Allan A
Reviewed December 1, 2018

Date of visit: Sunday, November 25th, 2018 We were meeting someone in the area for Breakfast, and decided to try Symposium. I didn't even know they served breakfast - I always assumed this was a dinner place. The restaurant was quite packed at 11:30 Am,...More

Date of visit: November 2018
Thank RogueTrippers
Reviewed November 25, 2018

This has become a favourite weekly breakfast destination for a number of reasons. The breakfast choices are varied and consistently well prepared. I appreciate the opportunity to add grilled tomatoes and sautéed spinach as sides rather than just the home fries. The atmosphere is welcoming...More

Date of visit: November 2018
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Response from FrazldMum | Reviewed this property |
when we were there it was quiet. Nice ambience.
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