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Symposium Cafe

Old Town, Parikia 844 00, Greece
+30 2284 024147
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  • Excellent76%
  • Very good21%
  • Average2%
  • Poor1%
  • Terrible0%
Travellers talk about
“brunch” (3 reviews)
“crepes” (7 reviews)
“salad” (3 reviews)
Restaurant Hours
Cafe, Mediterranean, European, Greek, International, Vegetarian Friendly, Vegan Options
$$ - $$$
Old Town, Parikia 844 00, Greece
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Reviewed 20 October 2018 via mobile

Called in for brunch after getting lost in the narrow streets of Parikia and had a ham & cheese omelette which was really good quality & well cooked. Fresh orange good too. Nice friendly atmosphere with its location on a corner with a raised outside...More

Date of visit: August 2018
Thank HolsRbest
Reviewed 23 September 2018

Seriously the best omelette I ever had. It was thin like a crepe with tomatoes, green peppers and feta. We just happened upon this place. I got a "vibe." Went there everyday for breakfast and had the same thing. On the last day, they allowed...More

Date of visit: September 2018
Thank Renee G
Reviewed 22 September 2018

This charming little cafe is at the intersection of several streets and sits up on an elevated terrace covered with bougainvillea. The coffee is excellent, as are the croissants and pastries. But you can also have a whole breakfast, omelettes, wonderful crepes (savory and sweet),salads...More

Date of visit: September 2018
1  Thank Marion T
Reviewed 21 September 2018 via mobile

Went there for drinks after reading the review. This coffee shop is not very much greek. Drinks ok..

Date of visit: September 2018
Thank jennifercG9435OV
Reviewed 20 September 2018 via mobile

Found this coffee place (you can also have little this to eat or other things to drink) as my partner tracked it from good reciews on TripAdvisor. It was well deserved and worth it. Cute little place a few streets fron the port. Definitely worth...More

Date of visit: September 2018
Thank CK0909
Reviewed 16 September 2018

We will be going back to Paros just to visit the cafe. The staff are so friendly and generous - the experience is off the scale. I could not recommend this establishment highly enough. Amazing

Date of visit: September 2018
1  Thank murrayh461
Reviewed 14 September 2018 via mobile

We holiday on Paros every year staying in the SE part of the island. Having found this little gem of a cafe some years ago we make a trip into Parikia specifically to relax and chill out here. The patio area is shaded, it is...More

Date of visit: September 2018
Thank Sparky78
Reviewed 12 September 2018 via mobile

Fantastic service, lovely little place for drinks and food. You must come here when in Paros! We came here most nights during our stay.

Date of visit: September 2018
Thank Megan P
Reviewed 5 September 2018 via mobile

We arrived late in the morning with our sailing boat and as we were looking for a nice cafe for brunch we found lovely Symposium. Its situated 5-10 minutes from the harbour on its own tiny little square. The tables, chairs, trees and flowers...everything is...More

Date of visit: September 2018
Thank 159evac
Reviewed 11 August 2018 via mobile

For coffee, beer, wine, snacks, food, sweets. A great spot to chill out under the shade of an enormous bougainvillea. I had a beer and they offered a small plate with cheese, salami, olives, baby tomatoes, and cucumber as an accompanying snack ("meze"). That's what...More

Date of visit: August 2018
Thank Alejandro P
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Breakfast, Lunch, Brunch
Restaurant features
Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Serves Alcohol, Free Wifi
Good for
Romantic, Child-friendly, Kids
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Old Town, Parikia 844 00, Greece
  • Location: Europe  >  Greece  >  South Aegean  >  Cyclades  >  Paros  >  Parikia
  • Phone Number: +30 2284 024147
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