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The Black Trumpet

523 Richmond St, London, Ontario N6A 3E8, Canada
+1 519-850-1500
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Overview
  • Excellent56%
  • Very good30%
  • Average8%
  • Poor3%
  • Terrible3%
Travellers talk about
“maki rolls” (15 reviews)
“calamari” (18 reviews)
“beef tenderloin” (13 reviews)
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CUISINES
International, Vegetarian Friendly, Vegan Options, Gluten Free Options
PRICE
$$$$
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LOCATION
523 Richmond St, London, Ontario N6A 3E8, Canada
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1 - 10 of 224 reviews

Reviewed 1 week ago

Absolutely hilarious that the pretentious waiter turned us away after walking in from the rain and telling him we were in need of coffee and dessert. The restaurant was maybe half full, the bar stools were empty and wasn't sure what was more sad, the...More

Thank K S
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

This is our second favourite restaurant in London after David's Bistro. We dined on a Friday evening and received great service. To start, my husband had the Tom Khaa soup and I had the sesame tempura shrimp. Both were absolutely delicious, the shrimp were plump...More

Thank squaretish
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

This is not our first visit however it’s been over a year since we were last here. This is a restaurant that is more a place where you’d go to celebrate a special event. So for my birthday, we felt it was worth it to...More

Thank DINKSinOntario
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Here for a Wednesday lunch, part business, part visit. Food was slooooow in arriving and only just somewhere north of mediocre. We'll try elsewhere next time.

2  Thank Riskm
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

We first visited this restaurant during Londonlicious in June and although the decor and ambiance were great the food and service were not. I wrote a review and the manager, Scott responded saying he would like my sister and I to return for a complementary...More

2  Thank Maureen S
Reviewed 2 October 2017

We had a large group attend the Black Trumpet for dinner on September 29/17; Matt was our server and he made the evening fantastic with his service, suggestions, laughter and even being our photographer! The food was delicious. Matt you deserve to be recognized for...More

1  Thank becca69
Reviewed 2 October 2017 via mobile

This was not my first visit to he Black Trumpet and certainly not my last. I have to echo the praises of an earlier reviewer for the delicious duck breast as an entree, and for the charcuterie platter as an appetizer. The platter is very...More

Thank Geoscientist
Reviewed 30 September 2017 via mobile

Excellent as I remember from the last time. Matt was our server and was outstanding. This guy was Awesome!

Thank Jeff M
Reviewed 24 September 2017 via mobile

This restaurant has a great patio out the back that is tucked between buildings, quiet and away from the noise of the street. The food is delicious. If you are a fan of steak tartare you won't be disappointed!

Thank Tommyboy3d
Reviewed 12 September 2017 via mobile

My fiance and I went out to The Black Trumpet for a late night dinner. We were kindly greeted by the host and our server Matt who assured us it wasn't too late to dine with them. We tried the calamari which was amazing. For...More

Thank Sanam T
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almcd
27 July 2015|
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Response from StobKent1 | Reviewed this property |
Yes. Enjoyable
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Noah E
5 February 2015|
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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
    Service
  • Value
    Atmosphere
Average prices
US$25 - US$100
Meals
Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Reservations, Outdoor Seating, Private Dining, Seating, Waitstaff, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Wheelchair Accessible
Good for
Business meetings, Special Occasion Dining, Groups, Romantic, Local cuisine
Open Hours
Monday
11:30 AM - 10:00 PM
Tuesday
11:30 AM - 10:00 PM
Wednesday
11:30 AM - 10:00 PM
Thursday
11:30 AM - 10:00 PM
Friday
11:30 AM - 11:00 PM
Saturday
11:30 AM - 11:00 PM
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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