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The Black Trumpet

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523 Richmond St, London, Ontario N6A 3E8, Canada
+1 519-850-1500
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  • Excellent55%
  • Very good31%
  • Average8%
  • Poor3%
  • Terrible3%
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“maki rolls” (10 reviews)
“calamari” (15 reviews)
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523 Richmond St, London, Ontario N6A 3E8, Canada
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Reviewed 1 week ago

Stopped in before a show at Centennial Hall for a drink and appetizers We enjoyed Roasted Butternut Squash Soup with basil oil and chives & Beef Chuck Carpaccio with Slegers micro greens, Lindsy cheese, fried capers, saffron aioli, red onion, smoked egg yolk Food was...More

1  Thank T M
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

The Black Trumpet provide great overall value for higher quality meals. The range of their menu is excellent while maintaining great freshness and wonderful flavours. The overall ambience is great, the staff is very attentive. Great for couple, small groups or business gatherings.

1  Thank Andrew D
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Never disappointed! Wonderful staff (George this evening) looked after us well, as we enjoyed their classic appys - superb grilled calamari and tuna tartare, and lovely meals! Lovely Super Tuscan to accompany!

2  Thank Sanjay M
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

This restaurant does not appear to be much from the street, however, step inside for a wonderful dining experience. We were early for dinner, thus enjoyed dinner on the outdoor terrace under a tree, totally alone! Attentive wait staff , and well priced menu. I...More

2  Thank Denise M
Reviewed 8 May 2017 via mobile

Went here for my birthday in December and had a wonderful dinner. Our server was great and had excellent recommendations as to what we should try. The mussels were amazing and our main dishes were delicious also. The restaurant has a really nice atmosphere and...More

2  Thank Vanessa L
Reviewed 26 April 2017

I was so happy to hear that the restaurant our family chose during a visit to London, Ontario has vegan choices. So often eating with a group can be full of those awkward moments as I try to nagotiate getting a meal I can eat....More

2  Thank Barbara M
Reviewed 26 April 2017

We wanted a quiet spot for a good meal and a business discussion and we received both. The Paella special was excellent.

2  Thank c4pl
Reviewed 28 March 2017

I recently dined here for a corporate dinner, and overall, it was a pleasant experience. We were seated in the private dining room a few floors up, which was equipped with a projector screen and necessary IT equipment for a presentation. Prior to dinner, we...More

3  Thank winder g
Reviewed 26 March 2017

Wonderful meal every time I eat here. I especially look forward to the maki rolls. The staff are top notch and really go the extra mile. I highly recommend it. The only thing I don't care for is the brownie. It's a little dry not...More

2  Thank Jules979
Reviewed 12 March 2017 via mobile

Went for dinner in March on a cold night. Got a nice table by the fireplace! Caesar salad was great and we got a nice Rhone wine. I had the elk chop which was fantastic and my wife ordered the beef tenderloin which was prepared...More

3  Thank John R
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Would you recommend it for a fiftieth wedding anniversary for my wife and I?
26 July 2015|
Response from StobKent1 | Reviewed this property |
Yes. Enjoyable
Noah E
Is there a dress code ?
4 February 2015|
Response from Michelle W |
Business casual/ smart chic. You will be comfortable in business attire or business casual during the day and jeans/ dress shirt or similar in the evening. Jacket not required but not out if place
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
US$25 - US$100
Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Reservations, Outdoor Seating, Private Dining, Seating, Waitstaff, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar
Good for
Special Occasion Dining, Business meetings, Groups, Romantic
Open Hours
11:30 - 22:00
11:30 - 22:00
11:30 - 22:00
11:30 - 22:00
11:30 - 23:00
11:30 - 23:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 523 Richmond St, London, Ontario N6A 3E8, Canada
  • Location: Canada  >  Ontario  >  London>  > Central London
  • Neighbourhood: Central London
  • Phone Number: +1 519-850-1500
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