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The Only on King

172 King Street, London, Ontario N6A 1C6, Canada (Central London)
519 936 2064
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Ranked #54 of 861 Restaurants in London
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Price range: $26 - $103
Hours:
Tue - Sat 5:30 pm - 10:00 pm
Cuisines: French
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Good for: Romance, Local cuisine, Special occasions
Dining options: Breakfast/Brunch, Dinner, Reservations
Dining style: Casual Elegant
Neighborhood: Central London
Cross street: Richmond and King
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English first
London, Ontario, Canada
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12 reviews 12 reviews
5 of 5 stars Reviewed September 9, 2014

The Only on King is a lovely quiet restaurant with great meals, wonderful service and delicious dinner. Nice small venue for romantic dinner.

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London, Canada
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36 reviews 36 reviews
19 restaurant reviews
17 helpful votes 17 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed August 7, 2014

I recently dined at the Only with a group of my gal pals and we had a great meal. There was a special menu featured (3 courses for $35) which was an awesome deal. Each course was super fresh, delicious and just overall awesome! I had the zucchini soup (so good!), the trout (also yummy) and then the mocha semifreddo... More

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Hamilton, Canada
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22 reviews 22 reviews
22 restaurant reviews
35 helpful votes 35 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 19, 2014

Was very impressed with the depth of menu and quality if food. A daily printed menu?! Nice! Looking firward to returning

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4 reviews 4 reviews
3 restaurant reviews
2 helpful votes 2 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 28, 2014

I had been encouraged to eat at The Only on King by a colleague, and was not disappointed. I took my partner there for his birthday. We were greeted warmly and by name as they were expecting us from the reservation I'd made. We were seated quickly at a candlelit table for two and given the option of still or... More

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Ontario
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45 reviews 45 reviews
21 restaurant reviews
87 helpful votes 87 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 7, 2014 via mobile

The Only is a great small restaurant on King Street in London. My wife and I have been popping in to this restaurant for years. Always good. Very inventive and unique. Food is locally sourced and the strive for primarily organic ingredients. Service always polite and professional. Meals arrive quick. Good if you are watching your time. But even better... More

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Toronto, Canada
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18 reviews 18 reviews
10 restaurant reviews
9 helpful votes 9 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed March 26, 2014

For a few hours, I completely forgot I was in downtown London - steps from the Via and Greyhound stations. Great interior (although the hallway and facilities remain granny-like...leftover from an earlier tenant no doubt), interesting and original cocktails and a very good meal. Definitely the best meal I've ever had in London, Ontario, but also competes with any meal... More

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London, Canada
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17 reviews 17 reviews
12 restaurant reviews
11 helpful votes 11 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed March 5, 2014

The Only on King is by far the best restaurant in London, Ontario, and has been for the last 5 years.

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11 reviews 11 reviews
9 restaurant reviews
5 helpful votes 5 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed January 30, 2014

Ate here last week for an anniversary dinner with my husband. My husband ordered a drink to start and since I wasn't drinking, the server offered to make up a "simple and refreshing" mocktail and it was wonderful! We enjoyed an appetizer and main each and shared dessert. The sticky toffee pudding was to die for!!! Oh, yum!! The service... More

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London, Canada
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3 reviews 3 reviews
3 restaurant reviews
5 helpful votes 5 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed January 19, 2014 via mobile

Good but quality seems to have declined over recent years... Still a decent meal, just not as good as it once was.

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London, Canada
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13 reviews 13 reviews
9 restaurant reviews
2 helpful votes 2 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed December 6, 2013

My husband and I and a friend had dinner there before a concert. The food and presentation was excellent. The service was attentive and friendly without being intrusive. It is one of our favorite places to eat in London and never has disappointed.

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