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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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  • Excellent57%
  • Very good24%
  • Average12%
  • Poor6%
  • Terrible1%
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“brunch” (9 reviews)
“cremeux” (3 reviews)
“summer salad” (3 reviews)
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Canadian, Vegetarian Friendly, Gluten Free Options
2131 Lake Placid Rd | Nita Lake Lodge, Whistler, British Columbia V0N 1B2, Canada
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1 - 10 of 288 reviews

Reviewed 2 days ago

Food and service was great. Went the first day they reopened and was quick impress with the food and drinks. Cocktail menu was awesome!

Thank Whistlerite1
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

We had made a reservation for Christmas night for the second sitting at 8pm and arrived about 10 minutes early and so were not surprised to be told we would have to wait a short while. Unfortunately the short while ended up being around 45...More

Thank Peedee1955
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

The food is better than I expected. Reasonably priced. It’s one of the places that I have made a mental note to come back next ski season. I love the tuna and salmon poke dish. Absolutely amazing. Try it.

Thank AndrewQTM
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Handy to stay in the Lodge and experience new cuisine which was tasty. Service was good too. There was a 3 course meal which we find good value. However there was only one choice for dessert which we found limiting. More choice there please. We...More

Thank Adeline M
Reviewed 12 October 2017

Its difficult to find a three course vegan meal on a fine dining menu. Kale and Quinoa Salad, Mushroom and Lentil Pave, and the Dark Chocolate Cremeux. This was hands down the best three course vegan meal we have ever had and the dessert might...More

1  Thank AltaLakeJim
Reviewed 5 October 2017

We had breakfast here every morning of our 5 night stay. The food was delicious and the service was great!

Thank kristeninrr
Reviewed 21 September 2017 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 16 September 2017

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
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Restaurant Details

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Average prices
USD 11 - USD 35
Dinner, Breakfast
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
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View, Romantic, Special Occasion Dining, Local cuisine
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
* AURA is currently closed while undergoing a complete renovation and will be reopening in early December 2017.

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.
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