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Symposium Cafe Restaurant & Lounge

31 Colossus Drive, Vaughan, Ontario L4L 9K4, Canada
+1 905-265-1099
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  • Excellent36%
  • Very good31%
  • Average17%
  • Poor6%
  • Terrible10%
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Bar, International, Canadian
31 Colossus Drive, Vaughan, Ontario L4L 9K4, Canada
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Reviewed May 3, 2016

For some reason this restaurant is always FREEZING!! The times that I have been at Symposium it in not busy. The food selection for someone who is gluten free, sucks. Servers do not event know what you are talking about when you telling them you...More

3  Thank JennBunny135
Reviewed April 26, 2016

I ate at Symposium Café recently for a business dinner. The menu was quite expansive, offering many different food options. We started off the meal with a very good fried calamari appetizer. The calamari had a light coating and was fried properly. For my main...More

Thank Skeeter013
Reviewed April 26, 2016

I had heard good things about this restaurant but was disappointed in the quality of the food (pork tenderloin swimming in some sort of sweet bottled gooey sauce). My companion enjoyed a rice bowl. Washroom was in need of a clean ! Atmosphere pleasant as...More

1  Thank NormaW7254
Reviewed March 18, 2016

The breakfast is delicious and the servings are generous. The coffee is good. Lunch or dinner? Most of the food is delicious. The service is great! The restaurant ambiance is beautiful but the tables are too close and it gets loud and uncomfortable. In the...More

Thank Aquarait
Reviewed February 28, 2016 via mobile

Went here with another couple. Lovely atmosphere for all to see and enjoy. The food is awesome a bit pricey but it's worth it.

Thank donbriggy
Reviewed February 25, 2016

Went for a birthday celebration, which was a nice atmosphere for that. Lots of choices on the varied menu. The butter chicken rice bowl was properly spicy, not dumbed down. The red velvet cake was quite decadent. I would return and recommend Symposium.

Thank Karabana
Reviewed January 22, 2016

I really wanted to like this place....but you know you're in trouble when you order their version of French toast and you don't get real maple syrup. We arrived on a Sunday and there was a wait at the door, but we were seated after...More

Thank Jimbo1001
Reviewed December 29, 2015 via mobile

The ambience is decent, the service that we got from the wait staff was decent. They are prompt and courteous. We went their for dinner and the food was also good - the quality and preparation are decent as is the presentation. Have nothing excellent...More

Reviewed December 23, 2015

Excellent staff! Service was good. 12 of us in the party and we all got our food at one time. Different choices - lots to choose from. One order the onion rings were cold, but everyone else's were hot. Everyone enjoyed it.

Thank babsMississauga
Reviewed September 12, 2015

This place is always packed and no wander. Service is good. Food is fresh and good. They make great breakfasts. You can also drop by for a smoothly , or some crepes or waffles, or other desserts. They.make good drinks and special coffee. Good place...More

Thank tonymarra
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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, Private Dining, Highchairs Available, Digital Payments, Accepts Credit Cards
Good for
Kids, Child-friendly
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
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 where you can #taketime & #makemoments Dine at Symposium Cafe Restaurant & Lounge Woodbridge/Vaughan and see why we’re a long-time favourite restaurant in the Vaughan community. 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. With 90 indoor seats and over 100 seats on our scenic wrap-around winning patio, there’s always a place for you at Symposium Cafe Woodbridge. Early Bird Breakfast and Dinner Specials. Lunch, dinner and breakfast specials
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