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Symposium Cafe Restaurant & Lounge

31 Colossus Drive, Vaughan, Ontario L4L 9K4, Canada
+1 905-265-1099
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  • Excellent27%
  • Very good37%
  • Average19%
  • Poor6%
  • Terrible11%
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“carrot cake” (2 reviews)
“peameal bacon” (2 reviews)
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Bar, International, Canadian
31 Colossus Drive, Vaughan, Ontario L4L 9K4, Canada
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Reviewed May 21, 2018 via mobile

We went to this restaurant for lunch. Menu was full of selections. We had some wine. Food was great. Service was excellent. We enjoyed our lunch.

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Reviewed November 22, 2017

We stopped in here for the early bird breakfast. We both had omelettes and substituted tomatoes for the home fries. The omelettes were very good and the tomatoes fresh. The service was excellent and the prices for the early bird specials can't be beat in...More

Thank supertzar666
Reviewed April 12, 2018

I had my daughter's 10th birthday this past Sunday morning. Everything was great. They accommodated a children and separate adult table. They respected our dietary needs, sang happy birthday with a candle lit dessert. Staff was attentive and very friendly. Highly recommend this location. I've...More

Thank Tonia M
Reviewed March 21, 2018

Came here on a very busy day with my son and ordered the Breakfast of Champions x2 with Cappucinos and some sides of fruit & peameal bacon. Volume of food, presentation and taste were amazing. Julian our server was very attentive with orders, refills and...More

Thank Irene P
Reviewed March 5, 2018

Had a great gluten free chicken burger with friends at the Aurora Symposium. They understand how to be careful for Celiac customers. I would definitely recommend this for a date night, with friends or family.

Thank Trippin22222
Reviewed February 2, 2018 via mobile

A girlfriend of mine and I went to the Symposium café for a late breakfast. It was one of the best breakfast I’ve had in a long time. I had the grilled vegetable omelet and I would highly recommend it. Our server, Besmir (Bess) was...More

Thank Susan H
Reviewed January 18, 2018

I have been to a lot of Symposium restaurants, and the food here is nothing like any of them, regardless of what the menu or the server says. I have never had a good meal there and today was no exception. We ordered the grilled...More

Thank PinkSparkleSugar
Reviewed January 8, 2018

We stopped in on our way to the colossus Cineplex on Monday and we will definitely be back. Excellent service. Excellent atmosphere. Excellent burgers. We were greeted in a timely manner and sat only to be introduced to the daily deals. For 5$ I was...More

Thank stephiweffie
Reviewed November 1, 2017

My fiancée had her birthday here in 2014, but we hadn't been back to Symposium until a couple of weeks ago. Things haven't changed; the food is still great, the prices still lukewarm, the service still fantastic and the chairs still awful (GET SOME ARM...More

Thank Christian G
Reviewed September 5, 2017

First time to this establishment and will return. Dropped in on a Sunday between 4-5:30 and ordered from the "Special Menu". Meals arrived promptly and the food was very good.Our server was excellent and was attentive to our needs. He was an outstanding ambassador for...More

Thank Man52
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May 9, 2017|
Response from batoronto | Property representative |
Yes we do take reservations at our Symposium Cafe Restaurant & Lounge locations for most meal times. However we do not take reservations between 10 am and 2 pm on weekends, and select locations do not take reservations after... More
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
US$5 - US$15
Bar, International, Canadian
Lunch, Brunch, Drinks, Breakfast, After-hours, Dinner
Restaurant features
Takeout, Reservations, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Free Off-Street Parking, Television, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Accepts American Express, Accepts Mastercard, Accepts Visa, Free Wifi, Wine and Beer, Highchairs Available, Accepts Credit Cards
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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. - 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: 31 Colossus Drive, Vaughan, Ontario L4L 9K4, Canada
  • Location: Canada  >  Ontario  >  Vaughan
  • Phone Number: +1 905-265-1099
  • E-mail
Dine at this Symposium Café Woodbridge (Vaughan) restaurant located in one of the busiest Power Centres in Canada. This high profile Symposium Café Restaurant location is conveniently located on the South West corner of Highway #400 and Highway #7 at the Colossus Centre and is open 7 days a week, early mornings and late nights for your restaurant dining pleasure. This Woodbridge Symposium Café Restaurant seats 90 indoors and over 100 seats in a scenic wraparound patio and is surrounded by triple A retailers such as Famous Players Theatres, Costco, Rona, Office Depot, Golf Town, HomeSense, and 45 other popular retailers in this destination 727,000 square foot Vaughan power shopping centre. Hope to see you soon at this Woodbridge Symposium Café Restaurant location! • Beautiful Restaurant Décor• Scenic Patio Bar• Fully Licensed• High Profile Power Centre• Great Shopping• Open Early Mornings• Open Late Nights - Dining Available to ClosingRestaurant HoursSunday – Thursday 8am to 1amFriday & Saturday 8am to 2am
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