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Symposium Cafe Restaurant & Lounge

$$ - $$$, , International
611 Holly Avenue, Milton, Ontario L9T 0K4, Canada
+1 905-878-1777
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  • Excellent34%
  • Very good33%
  • Average14%
  • Poor7%
  • Terrible12%
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“spinach dip” (4 reviews)
“carrot cake” (2 reviews)
“flat bread” (2 reviews)
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Bar, Canadian, International, Gluten Free Options
$$ - $$$
611 Holly Avenue, Milton, Ontario L9T 0K4, Canada
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Reviewed 1 week ago

I've been many times to Symposium and enjoy the meals there. However, this last visit a couple of Friday nights ago, left a bad taste in my mouth. I inadvertently (my fault all the way) left my purse on my chair. And left. I didn't...More

Thank julez48
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Reviewed August 22, 2017 via mobile

Great place for lunch for friends & family. Good value, great service and good food. The flatbreads & burgers were amazing! Thank you

Thank Edwina H
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

We went for a celebration and tomatoes in our vegetarian salad stinked of fish particularly because that was the only cut thing in there, rest were salad greens and beans.They were cut on the same board or knife as used for fish so had the...More

Thank Japatrave
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

We ordered Quinoa salad and it had very strong fish smell. One of our friends is allergic to fish. When we reported it the server was a polite nice girl. But the manager was really rude and misbehaved with us. Didn’t even let my friend...More

Thank globetrotter323
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

I really like the selection of items here and have been a few times before. This time we visited on a Sunday and it was so busy. We went for brunch and this is a busier time so I feel like they should be aware...More

Thank JGtravels30
Reviewed April 7, 2018 via mobile

Great food but it's unbelievable that su h a popular place has so little parking. Be prepared to wait on a Friday at lunch without reservations. Staff was good and it's a clean restaurant. Lots of choice too. I'd go again.

Thank sure_shar
Reviewed March 14, 2018

My husband and I go to Symposium all the time and absolutely love it! Definitely one of our go to's! Their desserts are to die for. Some of our favourite food dishes are the spinach dip, quesadillas, and wrap! Great atmosphere, great people! Lindsay is...More

Thank SheilaDemarqui
Reviewed January 19, 2018 via mobile

I used to love going there I travel 6 hours to come here never again it was the worst dining ever from food being late to poor manners from staff and burnt food when you pay a bill for over 200 dollars and lied to...More

Thank Leo B
Reviewed December 28, 2017 via mobile

We had a reservation for 10 people on a Thursday night for a family celebration. It took almost an hour and a half to have 1 of the 10 meals brought to the table and over another hour later, the last few meals were still...More

Thank kim l
Reviewed December 14, 2017 via mobile

Good food and descent prices and good sized plates. I’ll be bad say, forget the main course and just go for the desserts!!! Great specials. It’s often super busy so it can be loud.. see if you can make a reservation.

Thank Larry J
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
US$8 - US$25
Brunch, Breakfast, Lunch, Drinks, Dinner, 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
Special Occasion Dining, Child-friendly, Business meetings, Kids, Groups
Open Hours
8:00 a.m. - 1:00 a.m.
8:00 a.m. - 1:00 a.m.
8:00 a.m. - 1:00 a.m.
8:00 a.m. - 1:00 a.m.
8:00 a.m. - 1:00 a.m.
8:00 a.m. - 2:00 a.m.
8:00 a.m. - 2:00 a.m.
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 611 Holly Avenue, Milton, Ontario L9T 0K4, Canada
  • Location: Canada  >  Ontario  >  Milton
  • Phone Number: +1 905-878-1777
  • E-mail
Dine at this Symposium Café Milton restaurant located in the fastest growing community in Ontario Canada. This busy neighbourhood Symposium Café Restaurant location is conveniently located just off of Derry Road and just east of Ontario Street, and is open 7 days a week, early mornings and late nights for your restaurant dining pleasure.This beautifully designed Milton Symposium Café Restaurant seats 90 indoors and over 100 seats in a scenic wraparound patio and includes a 40 seat bar lounge.Awarded the 2009 Milton Champion Newspaper Diamond Awards for best Restaurant Atmosphere, best Business Lunch, and best Café Bistro; and also awarded the Gold Award for best Breakfast. We specialize in large group functions!Hope to see you soon at this Milton Symposium Café Restaurant location! • Beautiful Restaurant Décor• Scenic Patio• Fully Licensed Bar + Lounge Area• High Volume Symposium Café Restaurant• Neighbourhood Restaurant Location• Open Early Mornings• Open Late Nights + Dining Available to ClosingRestaurant HoursSunday – Thursday 8am to 1amFriday & Saturday 8am to 2am
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