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The Black Trumpet

523 Richmond St, London, Ontario N6A 3E8, Canada
+1 519-850-1500
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  • Excellent58%
  • Very good30%
  • Average8%
  • Poor2%
  • Terrible2%
Travellers talk about
“maki rolls” (15 reviews)
“calamari” (18 reviews)
“beef tenderloin” (13 reviews)
Open Now
11:30 - 22:00 Hours
International, Vegetarian Friendly, Vegan Options, Gluten Free Options
523 Richmond St, London, Ontario N6A 3E8, Canada
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1 - 10 of 232 reviews

Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Love this place Service is excellent Great food And the desert is the PHENOMENAL they make em in house with a pastry chef and it shows!

Thank Stuart R
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

It is great space ! Interesting but not what you'd expect for a corporate cocktail party. Food stations were excellent - served apps great . People liked the intimacy of the property for conversation, fine apps and beverage .

Thank Paul P
Reviewed 11 March 2018 via mobile

We keep trying this place. Probably our fifth or sixth time being here. It has a great ambiance and a good design and is a very nice interior restaurant. Where the place falls down is the food. It seems like the chef almost tries too...More

Thank Steve A
Reviewed 26 January 2018

we came for Londonliscious and had dinner upstairs in an intimate smaller room. We were greeted as soon as we entered the restaurant by Vince, the owner. He took our coats and seated us upstairs. Reservations are suggested because this place is in demand especially...More

Thank bluelindy4
Reviewed 21 January 2018

Was looking forward to a special meal, but disappointed. Mussels appetizer was still raw, despite shells being open, and the one that I tried was still slimy and left a bad taste. Server took 20 minutes before checking on us, did not seem at all...More

1  Thank photobuglondon
Reviewed 26 December 2017

This is an established restaurant in London ... for a reason. Reasonably priced with consistently good food and excellent service I am never disappointed. Small, but well curated wine list. Good seasonal menu slections.

Thank benwack
Reviewed 22 December 2017 via mobile

Our team took our guest to the Black Trumpet for lunch. There were 5 of us in total. The food and service was top notch! I had the Poke and it was delicious! Some of us had the steak and bison burger. Everyone agreed that...More

Thank ciscochampion
Reviewed 15 December 2017

Came as a small group and we requested a more private room to go over a presentation. They accommodated us very well and our service was top notch. Never had to wait more than 5 minutes for our waiter to pop his head back in...More

Thank Eric H
Reviewed 15 November 2017

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 9 November 2017

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
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Questions & Answers
26 July 2015|
Response from StobKent1 | Reviewed this property |
Yes. Enjoyable
Noah E
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, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar
Good for
Special Occasion Dining, Business meetings, Local cuisine, 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
  • E-mail
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