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Symposium Cafe Restaurant & Lounge

€€ - €€€, ,
307 Cundles Rd E, Barrie, Ontario L4M 0G9, Canada
+1 705-737-1818
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  • Average17%
  • Poor17%
  • Terrible5%
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Bar, Contemporary, Canadian, American, Vegetarian Friendly, Vegan Options, Gluten Free Options
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307 Cundles Rd E, Barrie, Ontario L4M 0G9, Canada
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Reviewed 10 May 2018

Had dinner here recently, chicken souvlaki with rice and greek salad. The chicken was cut into very small pieces instead of being in larger chunks...weird but it was still moist. The greek salad could definitely benefit from some real feta, there was a sprinkling of...More

Thank gogitoronto
Reviewed 29 April 2018 via mobile

Took my daughter for breakfast. Ordered peameal bacon and eggs. It comes and it's regular bacon and was so fatty. So I told her I ordered the peameal. She took my plate scrapped off the bacon then brought back my plate so I could continue...More

1  Thank Denise M
Reviewed 5 March 2018

We went for a pre-theatre dinner. The decor was pleasant and the servers friendly and helpful. Our entree's were good, especially the fish and chips. Fish Tacos were satisfactory but didn't stand out. The Mediterranean Tilapia was a relatively lower calorie choice although I didn't...More

Thank DilysH
Reviewed 11 February 2018 via mobile

Had breakfast at the Symposium Cafe in Barrie. Breakfast was good until I finished my coffee and found a big piece of Kleenex / napkin / filter in the bottom of cup. Took it to waitress who apologized. Experience made my stomach turn. Too bad...More

1  Thank Rob B
Reviewed 13 January 2018 via mobile

We went for the first time with our kids. The decor is really nice and the server was very friendly. The time between ordering and having the food served was too long considering the restaurant was only 30% occupied. I had the butter chicken over...More

1  Thank kenandelsa
Reviewed 6 January 2018 via mobile

Went in for some desert for my birthday and was not disappointed looking forward to going back very soon

Thank Melissa G
Reviewed 30 December 2017 via mobile

... Because there are more than two dozen Symposium Cafes scattered around Southern Ontario outside the GTA. I’ve been going to the one in Barrie to meet with friends & business buddies. It has a great menu selection and very friendly servers. They have daily...More

Thank Woodleyz
Reviewed 21 December 2017 via mobile

Breakfast us great especially the French toast with white cinnamon topping. Omlette could have been better definitely not a good omelette. Fruit cup option excellent. Love all the beverages compliment any meal, weather or occasion.

Thank Karen S
Reviewed 6 December 2017 via mobile

This place serves breakfast all day until 4pm. As well they have a full lunch and dinner menu. Another bonus is that every day has a special which is at a great price. It us a great place to drop by for drinks or a...More

Thank Marina S
Reviewed 5 December 2017

For a Café, it is very Classy. I would take any of my friends there. I love the atmosphere, and closeness to Hwy 400.

Thank Brenda R
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
US$5 - US$18
Breakfast, Lunch, Dinner, Brunch, After-hours, Drinks
Restaurant features
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, Takeout
Good for
Groups, Child-friendly, Kids
Open Hours
08:00 - 00:00
08:00 - 00:00
08:00 - 00:00
08:00 - 00:00
08:00 - 00:00
08:00 - 01:00
08:00 - 01:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 307 Cundles Rd E, Barrie, Ontario L4M 0G9, Canada
  • Location: Canada  >  Ontario  >  Barrie
  • Phone Number: +1 705-737-1818
  • E-mail
BREAKFAST, BRUNCH, BURGERS, DESSERTS & MORE Dine at Symposium Cafe Restaurant & Lounge Barrie, located at the Cundles & Duckworth Commercial Centre (Shoppers Drug Mart, Cineplex, Zehrs, & L.A. Fitness). Symposium brings its unique hospitality to the Simcoe Muskoka region. Just minutes away from Royal Victoria Regional Health Centre & Georgian College, Symposium Barrie is open 7 days a week – early mornings to late nights – offering full dining options including breakfast & brunch (served daily until 4pm), mouth-watering desserts, burgers, seafood, steaks, sandwiches, vegetarian options, fresh fruit drinks, full bar and daily specials. Add 95 indoor seats and 40 seats on a beautiful, outdoor patio – you’ll make Symposium Barrie your favourite restaurant!
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