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Aura Restaurant

2131 Lake Placid Rd | Nita Lake Lodge, Whistler, British Columbia V0N 1B2, Canada
+1 604-966-5700
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Overview
  • Excellent57%
  • Very good24%
  • Average12%
  • Poor6%
  • Terrible1%
Travellers talk about
“brunch” (10 reviews)
“summer salad” (3 reviews)
“tasting menu” (8 reviews)
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CUISINES
Canadian, Vegetarian Friendly, Gluten Free Options
PRICE
$$$$
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LOCATION
2131 Lake Placid Rd | Nita Lake Lodge, Whistler, British Columbia V0N 1B2, Canada
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1 - 10 of 282 reviews

Reviewed 5 days ago via mobile

Aura is a nice restaurant located inside Nita lake lodge. We were served by a nice waiter named Smiley ☺️. My wife and I both had the Canada 150 set menu that showcased the various produce from the North, South, East and Western areas of...More

Thank Nigel L
Reviewed 1 week ago

Main menu a little expensive, bar meals good quality if unimaginative. Excellent breakfast. All can be taken either indoors or on patio overlooking lake.

Thank David T
Reviewed 17 August 2017

My husband and I eloped in Whistler in July and Aura was the restaurant we picked for our wedding dinner. The location is great! It was smoky that day so they put us inside in a corner where it was private but by a big...More

1  Thank Tsz_Shan
Reviewed 14 August 2017

We stayed at the Nita Lake lodge for 2 nights in July 2017 and decided to stay and eat at the in-house Aura restaurant rather than journey into Whistler on night 1. It was so good we decided to stay and eat in-house again on...More

Thank David C
Reviewed 14 August 2017

Our group of 3 couples tried Aura for first time. Our expectations were somewhat lowered by the recent reviews. We all opted to try the $49 Summer Trio Menu. We opted to eat outside. It was pleasant. There is a nice view of Nita Lake....More

1  Thank funpig07
Reviewed 12 August 2017

My partner and I went to Aura for our anniversary dinner to take advantage of their $49/person Summer Trio menu. We live nearby and had always wanted to try the restaurant so we figured an anniversary dinner was a good excuse! The restaurant itself is...More

1  Thank Kilee895
Reviewed 9 August 2017

It is rare for us to stay at such a lovely lodge with such great staff and yet have such terrible service at their high end restaurant. we had reservations at 8 pm and were seated promptly . The host was already anxious as his...More

Thank ShomiS69
Reviewed 6 August 2017

This resturant has excellent food.The view for the resturant of the lake out the front is excellent.The service was excellent.The wine selection was very good indeed.Creekside is a very quite place to stay from the Disneyland Whislter crazy world.

Thank Fatalbert123
Reviewed 5 August 2017

My partner and I shared the Halibut for two, it was great! It came with plenty of sides and was perfectly cooked. Our server Smiley was attentive and knowledgeable and the view has to be the best in Whistler

Thank cassidhe l
Reviewed 3 August 2017

Stayed in Whistler for a week, Of all the restaurants we had dinner at, this one was the only one I wouldn't want to revisit. Poor service, very weak menu. We had the wine pairing dinner and the waiter couldn't seem to coordinate the serving...More

1  Thank Robert L
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    Service
  • Value
    Atmosphere
Average prices
USD 8 - USD 32
Meals
Dinner, Breakfast, Lunch, Brunch
Restaurant features
Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Free Off-Street Parking, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Accepts American Express, Accepts Mastercard, Accepts Visa, Free Wifi, Reservations, Wine and Beer, Accepts Credit Cards
Good for
Romantic, Special Occasion Dining, Local cuisine, View
Open Hours
Sunday
10:00 - 14:00
Monday
07:00 - 11:30
Tuesday
07:00 - 11:30
Wednesday
07:00 - 11:30
Thursday
07:00 - 11:30
17:30 - 22:00
Friday
07:00 - 11:30
17:30 - 22:00
Saturday
07:00 - 11:30
17:30 - 22:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 2131 Lake Placid Rd | Nita Lake Lodge, Whistler, British Columbia V0N 1B2, Canada
  • Location: Canada  >  British Columbia  >  Whistler
  • Phone Number: +1 604-966-5700
Description
Fresh. Casual. Local. Inspired and influenced by our people, our place and our produce, AURA creates a casual and comfortable dining experience in a unique lakeside setting. Whether it's freshly-caught salmon from the west coast of BC or black trumped mushrooms foraged from the forest around us, we create unforgettable dishes using lovingly-harvested seasonal ingredients and then we share it with friends. Fresh and local, Chef Dean celebrates all things BC. We are passionately committed to offering the freshest ingredients by presenting a seasonal menu that is locally focused and globally artistic, cultivating a healthy relationship between our plates and our planet. Served lakeside and with a smile, join us at AURA for breakfast, dinner or your next special event.
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