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Symposium

Kirkegaten 1, Arendal 4836, Norway
+47 402 96 943
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Overview
  • Excellent31%
  • Very good51%
  • Average13%
  • Poor3%
  • Terrible2%
Travelers talk about
“lunch” (5 reviews)
“lamb” (4 reviews)
“kleftiko” (2 reviews)
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CUISINES
Mediterranean, European, Greek, Vegetarian Friendly, Gluten Free Options
PRICE
$$ - $$$
RATINGS
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LOCATION
Kirkegaten 1, Arendal 4836, Norway
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1 - 10 of 35 reviews

Reviewed November 21, 2018

I understand that they have revamped and modernized the restaurant. But if it used to be a Greek restaurant, it isn't much of one anymore. I have never seen a Greek restaurant with BBQ Spareribs on the menu.. :| There was a couple of items,...More

Date of visit: November 2018
Thank carlgeorgt
Reviewed November 18, 2018

During my week in Arendal I had lunch here twice. I can't have dairies, so the usual Greek paraphernalia of yoghurt is out of the question for me. I got a meal of seashells instead with pommes frites and aioli. It was very tasty and...More

Date of visit: August 2018
Thank Lisbeth L
Reviewed October 12, 2018

Tasty and well prepared food. Quick service and friendly staff. I had "kleftiko lammegryte", which I concider good value for money! I think the restaurant has moved and got a new address. We went to the old place first, but was guided to the new...More

Date of visit: October 2018
Thank Eivlid
Reviewed August 7, 2018 via mobile

Was happy to find a Greek restaurant in Arendal, so entered here with no doubts. A nice clean place, has terrace, and good atmosphere with Greek music on background. We asked for the menus and few explanations of it, as no English version available, but...More

Date of visit: August 2018
1  Thank Bebshka
Reviewed October 21, 2017

the food is real greek i order kleftico which is lamb join cook slow with spices and it was delicious they put cheese on top which they don't do in Greece but I guess is for norwegian taste, then we had salsiki which is greek...More

Date of visit: September 2017
Thank Zoila19
Reviewed August 14, 2017 via mobile

Went for dinner at Symposium on a Sunday evening. We where the only people at the restaurant at the moment. The service was good and the food was good. Had a nice time with friends.

Date of visit: August 2017
Thank TomB2800
Reviewed June 23, 2017 via mobile

Location is perfect. Just a neigbour for chuch. Nice terrace. Lunch was tapas type of lunch. You could choose two choice from list. All alternatives was really good. Prize was very reasonable also. Prize for lunch is 100 Nok.

Date of visit: June 2017
Thank Jenni E
Reviewed March 27, 2017

We had been to Symposium once before as part of a larger group and really like the food (even as a vegetarian). Which is why we were really looking forward to our second visit and had raved about it to our friends whom we were...More

Date of visit: March 2017
Thank Sowmya_kandukuri
Reviewed December 6, 2016

I had a nice dinner with a business partner. Good service and food at reasonable prices. I was early so they allowed me to sit and work at a table while i waited for my meeting. We had only starters for dinner which was a...More

Date of visit: November 2016
Thank Thomasthejn
Reviewed September 25, 2016

I am happy with the table I got and the service. I felt the food and drinks was authentic greek. In a way , it was like having a small vacation.

Date of visit: September 2016
Thank Sigve Wiggen B
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    Service
  • Value
    Atmosphere
Meals
Lunch, Dinner, Brunch
Restaurant features
Reservations, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol
Good for
Families with children, Kids, Business meetings, Special occasions, Romantic, Large groups
Open Hours
Sunday
3:00 PM - 10:00 PM
Monday
12:00 PM - 11:00 PM
Tuesday
12:00 PM - 11:00 PM
Wednesday
12:00 PM - 11:00 PM
Thursday
12:00 PM - 11:00 PM
Friday
12:00 PM - 11:00 PM
Saturday
12:00 PM - 11:00 PM
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Kirkegaten 1, Arendal 4836, Norway
  • Location: Europe  >  Norway  >  Southern Norway  >  Aust-Agder  >  Arendal
  • Phone Number: +47 402 96 943
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