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Katana Kafe

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2530 Blair Blvd, London, Ontario N5V 3Z9, Canada
+1 519-455-9005
17:00 - 22:00
09:00 - 15:00
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Mon - Fri 11:00 - 15:00
Wed - Sun 17:00 - 22:00
Sat - Sun 09:00 - 15:00
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London, Canada
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20 reviews
19 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 11 helpful votes
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

A lot of us had been there before but it had been quite awhile ago.. to us, it wasn't nearly as good as we remembered.. the pricing was strange too.. a hamburger was $15 and a steak was $17 ...seemed odd.. I had the steak... it was tender and cooked well but from there it went downhill. It came with... More 

1 Thank Kitotika
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7 reviews
5 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 2 helpful votes
Reviewed 15 January 2017 via mobile

Very good service. All 6 of our appetizers were excellent and each of the mains was well received. Had no room for dessert but tried them anyways (creme brulee and sticky pudding were popular) and they didn't disappoint. Don't let the location or setting put you off. I'd go here before the Keg!

Thank R5L4
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7 reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 2 helpful votes
Reviewed 26 October 2016 via mobile

Katana Kafe is one of our favourite lunch spots in London. The service and food are always amazing. Best Reuben Sandwich that I have ever had! This visit, we had Seafood Chowder, Portabello Mushroom Salad, and our course, our beloved Reubens. We were not disappointed, everything was excellent. The desserts are made in house, and are incredible. We shared Creme... More 

Thank Diane O
1 review
Reviewed 12 August 2016 via mobile

Went with my wife and our best friends for supper during London-liscous, and our expectations were more then fulfilled from what was our first visit to Katana. Our server (Heather I believe) was very friendly, funny and outgoing. Our food was perfectly timed between courses, with each course tasting wonderful and being plated with simple (but beautiful) bistro flair. Mussels... More 

Thank dougiehampton
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10 reviews
3 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 10 helpful votes
Reviewed 4 August 2016

My husband and I tried Katana during Londonlicious. The service was delightful, portions were generous, food was superb. Started with flavourful PEI mussels and delicious Caesar salad, then had perfectly seasoned and grilled ribeye steaks. Even the frites were incredibly tasty. We were too full for dessert, so our server suggested we take it home. Can't wait to try the... More 

Thank lizannebh
London, Canada
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6 reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 3 helpful votes
Reviewed 2 August 2016

London's best kept secret ~ this little gem is hidden near the airport and not an obvious find, but is consistently the BEST in London. Make sure you call ahead for lunchtime reservations. Watch the airport traffic on a nice day ~ enjoy the BEST Caesar Salad in the world!

Thank fastjimmy2016
London, Canada
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29 reviews
16 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 7 helpful votes
Reviewed 15 July 2016

We have gone for dinner here twice in the last few months. The food was quite delicious and pleased everyone. Sauces are very tasty. My wife had the mushroom tart as an appetizer and steak as entree. She loved both, very flavourful. I had fish both times and they were good, though last time I had monk fish, which was... More 

Thank ABGood11
London, Canada
Level Contributor
3 reviews
Reviewed 29 June 2016

We were the only ones eating outside on a real hot day. It took 20 minutes for us to get our order in. The fish was greasy and my grand daughters chicken fingers were over cooked. once our food did come no one came to check back with us. In fact we had to go inside and even ask for... More 

Thank dophin0212
London, Ontario
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61 reviews
49 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 16 helpful votes
Reviewed 16 June 2016

Located in a nondescript bldg at the London airport, Katana cafe has amazing views of the main airport runway, where guests can watch planes as they land and take off. The menu can be described as upscale with an inventive flare featuring fresh ingredients. For starters I ordered the mushroom tart, excellent and filling, then the red snapper with fresh... More 

Thank warren3520
St. Marys, Canada
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4 reviews
Reviewed 15 June 2016

My partner and I went for a rare night out based on recommendations of friends. He ordered the Artisan Cheese tray which had no Artisan Cheese on it. The mains were delicious but higher priced than we expected based on portion size.

Thank LAnne74

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Breakfast, Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Reservations, Seating, Waitstaff, Serves Alcohol, Outdoor Seating, Wheelchair Accessible
Good for
Child-friendly, Special Occasion Dining, Romantic
Open Hours
17:00 - 22:00
09:00 - 15:00
11:00 - 15:00
11:00 - 15:00
11:00 - 15:00
17:00 - 22:00
11:00 - 15:00
17:00 - 22:00
11:00 - 15:00
17:00 - 22:00
17:00 - 22:00
09:00 - 15:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 2530 Blair Blvd, London, Ontario N5V 3Z9, Canada
  • Location: Canada  >  Ontario  >  London
  • Phone Number: +1 519-455-9005

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  • Do you have gluten-free options?
  • Is there a dress code?
  • Do you allow dogs on the outdoor patio?