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Symposium Cafe Restaurant & Lounge

₱₱ - ₱₱₱American, ,
3450 Major MacKenzie Drive West, Vaughan, Ontario L4L 1A6, Canada
+1 905-303-0333
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  • Excellent56%
  • Very good8%
  • Average8%
  • Poor16%
  • Terrible12%
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“spinach dip” (2 reviews)
“cakes” (4 reviews)
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American, Canadian, Bar, Cafe, Vegetarian Friendly, Vegan Options
₱₱ - ₱₱₱
3450 Major MacKenzie Drive West, Vaughan, Ontario L4L 1A6, Canada
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Reviewed 27 May 2018

Was there with my family. They have great food choices, ordered JD steak, Spinach Dip, Chicken parmesan sandwich & Flatbread. The chocolate waffle was fantastic at the end to share. Great service, this place have become much better compared to past.

1  Thank Alnoor D
Restaurant's Favorite
Reviewed 14 October 2017

Best part is the comfortable chairs and the music is not to loud like other places - they let me and a friends sit there for as long we like Great location for breakfast, lunch and dinner. Great place for family gathering, birthday celebrations and...More

Thank shaheranabtawi
Reviewed 4 April 2018

I was quickly acknowledge at the door and was give a booth. We ordered 2 pom cosmo martini with spin dip, steak bites and chicken parm pasta. The drinks had amazing presentations, food was delicious and service was quick. we will definetly go again.

Thank mohit A
Reviewed 14 January 2018

The service was impeccable! Went for dinner with a friend, and they asked us many times if we needed anything else and if we were satisfied with our meal. The food was delicious! Healthy, and came right on time. The place is so well decorated,...More

Thank Melissa18932018
Reviewed 2 January 2018 via mobile

Service was slow even when they are not busy. Ask the waiter why the food is taking long he said it’s not his fault it’s the kitchen rather than telling us he will check on the food and see what’s going on. Ordered a mixed...More

1  Thank Eggo81
Reviewed 23 December 2017

Birthday breakfast was a disaster. Several of our party never got the food. Excuses, take a lot to make a waffle, garlic butter instead of plain. They are rude and lazy. Stay away save yourself.

2  Thank Karen Y
Reviewed 25 October 2017 via mobile

Came into symposium for a lunch with my boyfriend. Nice location and servers were nice. I ordered the grilled veggie wrap. I'm vegetarian and it sounded good. A few bites in I felt something off in texture and there was chicken in my wrap....I spit...More

Thank Ashleigh I
Reviewed 18 September 2017

Food is nothing special but decent. Best part is the comfortable chairs and the slow pace - they let me and a girlfriend sit there for four hours!

Thank rhonda5923
Reviewed 17 August 2017 via mobile

Patio is on west side of building in direct sun. High walls provides little breeze. Several tables were dirty with dirty dishes sitting waiting to be cleared. Appetizers were 1/3 off, as you can tell by picture, so was the volume of food on the...More

Thank John C
Reviewed 11 July 2017

I've tried several different Symposium Cafés around the city, and I think I'm done with them. The decor tries to make it a more upscale dining experience, but I find that they are leaning on marketing a look rather than the quality of the food....More

Thank Moonburn2014
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
US$5 - US$16
Late Night, Drinks, Breakfast, Lunch, Dinner, Brunch
Restaurant features
Takeout, Reservations, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Free Off-Street Parking, Television, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Wine and Beer, Accepts American Express, Accepts Mastercard, Accepts Visa, Free Wifi
Good for
Families with children, Kids, Business meetings, Large groups
Open Hours
8:00 AM - 12:00 AM
8:00 AM - 12:00 AM
8:00 AM - 12:00 AM
8:00 AM - 12:00 AM
8:00 AM - 12:00 AM
8:00 AM - 1:00 AM
8:00 AM - 1:00 AM
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 3450 Major MacKenzie Drive West, Vaughan, Ontario L4L 1A6, Canada
  • Location: Canada  >  Ontario  >  Vaughan
  • Phone Number: +1 905-303-0333
  • E-mail
Open 7 days a week - early mornings to late nights - and 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, a cozy bar lounge, and 60 seat patio
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