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The Black Trumpet

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Central London
International
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523 Richmond St, London, Ontario, Canada
(519) 850-1500
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  • 58
    Excellent
  • 39
    Very good
  • 9
    Average
  • 4
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Rating summary
  • Food
    4.5 of 5 stars
    Service
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Value
    4 of 5 stars
    Atmosphere
    4.5 of 5 stars
Great service and excellent food

Enjoyed a collegial dinner with business friends. Meal was great and tasty. Service was good. Would definitely return.

4 of 5 starsReviewed April 15, 2015
StobKent
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Edmonton, Canada
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  • Entertaining clients
  • Special occasions
  • Doing business
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114 Reviews from our TripAdvisor Community

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Edmonton, Canada
Top Contributor
64 reviews 64 reviews
23 restaurant reviews
35 helpful votes 35 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed April 15, 2015

Enjoyed a collegial dinner with business friends. Meal was great and tasty. Service was good. Would definitely return.

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Winnipeg, Canada
Top Contributor
53 reviews 53 reviews
25 restaurant reviews
19 helpful votes 19 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed April 12, 2015

Grew up in London and since have moved to Winnipeg. Whenever I am back in London for a special occasion we try to make this place our dinner choice. The food is absolutely top notch. The menu would appeal to anyone and there is NOTHING on it that has not been amazing (we have tried close to everything). The service... More 

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Burlington, Canada
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49 reviews 49 reviews
28 restaurant reviews
14 helpful votes 14 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed April 8, 2015

I went here with clients and colleagues and thought it was great. Due to the size and nature of our party, we were seated on the top floor of the restaurant in a room to ourselves. The food selections were varied and all looked delicious (my pasta dish was wonderful). The portion sizes were HUGE and the deserts delectable. The... More 

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London, Canada
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15 reviews 15 reviews
7 restaurant reviews
10 helpful votes 10 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed March 31, 2015

First time at the Black Trumpet and was impressed. The menu is varied, the portions are ample and the service is excellent. You can choose upscale food and wine but they offer options for all. Everything was prepared to perfection and delivered in a perfectly coordinately manner. Thank you!!

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London, Canada
Senior Reviewer
8 reviews 8 reviews
5 restaurant reviews
7 helpful votes 7 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed February 28, 2015

such a cool place to lunch or dine We ate there last summer in the courtyard You have no idea how pretty it is . We had lunch which was awesome The staff is very professional We will be back to dine

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8 reviews 8 reviews
8 restaurant reviews
2 helpful votes 2 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed February 25, 2015

Great Atmosphere and service. Food was excellent. Second time eating here and will definitely come back to eat on the patio

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London, Canada
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4 reviews 4 reviews
4 restaurant reviews
2 helpful votes 2 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed February 18, 2015

Very comfortable space and the lighting is pleasant. Service is always average to excellent. Food is always done as expected, quality is always fair. And the portion is very nicely controlled. Perfect to-go place in downtown if you want some nice relaxing dinning experience.

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed February 14, 2015 via mobile

We went to the Black Trumpet for the first time on Valentine's Day and the evening was perfect. The food was exquisite and the service we received was fantastic. Kim, our server, was a gem. We will definetly be returning and we can't wait for nicer weather to enjoy the outdoor patio! It is pricey but well worth it in... More 

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London, Canada
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40 reviews 40 reviews
28 restaurant reviews
22 helpful votes 22 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed February 3, 2015

This was my first visit to The Black Trumpet, it's been on the "To Go" list for some time, it was well worth the wait, so glad we finally made it, the food was excellent, great choices. It is one of those restaurants that you go to for those special occasions, as it is a little on the pricier side,... More 

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london ontario
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9 reviews 9 reviews
5 restaurant reviews
5 helpful votes 5 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed January 9, 2015

Terrific restaurant for lunch or dinner. Varied dining options, restaurant or private room or patio in the summer. Great service and food.

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Restaurant Details

Location and Contact Information

  • Address: 523 Richmond St, London, Ontario, Canada
  • Location: Canada  >  Ontario  >  London>  > Central London
  • Neighborhood: Central London
  • Phone Number: (519) 850-1500

Price and Cuisine

  • Average Prices: USD 25 - 100
  • Cuisine: International

Restaurant Characteristics

  • Good for: Entertaining clients, Special occasions, Doing business

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  • Do you allow dogs on the outdoor patio?