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Aurora Inn Dining Room

) #2 of 7 Restaurants in Aurora $$$$ American,
391 Main St, Aurora, NY 13026-9608
+1 315-364-8888
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  • Excellent75%
  • Very good14%
  • Average7%
  • Poor3%
  • Terrible1%
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“scallops” (20 reviews)
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American, Wine Bar
391 Main St, Aurora, NY 13026-9608
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Reviewed 6 days ago

Wonderful setting with options to sit in their beautiful dining room or on the porch overlooking the property and the lake. The food was excellent and the service was as well. We ate here for breakfast and dinner!

Thank 123newport1998
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Three of us friends met on a Thursday evening, were seated and attended to immediately (we had reservations). We shared the seared scallops and the seasonal monkfish dish. Both were delicious with the Ryan Williams Pinot Noir. Wine was on special that night---bottles were half...More

Thank c c
Reviewed 15 July 2017

My husband and I recently visited Aurora NY and decided to have dinner at the dining room located in the Aurora Inn. Without a doubt the setting is spectacular! We were seated on the terrace which overlooked a beautiful and lush green lawn that expanded...More

1  Thank Pam G
Management response:Responded 16 July 2017

Dear Pam, Thank you so much for your feedback. We strive to provide great food and great service and I am so sorry that we were not able to provide that for you. I would like to hear more about your experience. Please give me...More

Reviewed 8 July 2017

What goes well with absolutely spectacular service? A great view? How about wonderful food?? Well the Aurora Inn Dinning Room has it all!! Yes, they have a wonderful lunch menu, outstanding customer service, and the view of Cayuga Lake was spectacular!!! We were at the...More

1  Thank Yili2016
Reviewed 6 July 2017

This is a destination restaurant. We both have the grilled tenderloin and it was great. Cook to perfection (definition of medium as solicited). Tender and tasty. The potatoes and asparagus delicious, locally sourced and fresh. Delicious dessert. Awesome service. Should be in everyone's list for...More

1  Thank Smertios
Reviewed 21 June 2017

We met friends here for a drink and were told that Thursday's happy hour included half price bottles of wine. We enjoyed a delicious Chianti Reserva, Poggio Della Torre, for less than most places would charge for four glasses of house wine! The setting is...More

Thank NieSam
Reviewed 17 June 2017 via mobile

Went to the Aurora inn to celebrate my son's graduation in the Ithaca area. The drive to the restaurant was very nice with great views of the lake. The restaurant itself is right on the lake with beautiful views and great ambience. The food was...More

Thank AJ K
Reviewed 27 April 2017 via mobile

Several year ago, we stopped for lunch while visiting the area. It such a great experience that when we were again in the area we went there for dinner. It was lovely, the wine, the bread and amazing oil & a special balsamic vinegar for...More

Thank Holley-7
Reviewed 23 April 2017 via mobile

Long, exhausting and exhilarating day of hiking waterfalls followed by a shower, quail, and champaign. Absolutely delightful staff, fabulous food, and gorgeous sunset made for the perfect end of a great day. The lemon tart was the closest I've ever come to my favorite desert,...More

Thank SherrieHov
Reviewed 13 April 2017

Wonderful food and great service. Our dinner was relaxing and the service was excellent. If you visit you must dine here!

Thank Donna M
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5 February 2016|
Response from HudsonValGal | Reviewed this property |
I'm only an out-of-town customer who dined there once and enjoyed it a great deal. I suggest you contact the Aurora Inn Dining Room by phone 315-364-8888 and ask them.
Donald C
20 June 2015|
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Response from dese2 | Reviewed this property |
I checked the website. I didn't see it either so I guess they don't post it. Sorry.
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
American, Wine Bar
Breakfast, Lunch, Dinner, Brunch, Drinks
Restaurant features
Reservations, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Highchairs Available
Good for
Business meetings, Child-friendly, Kids, View, Local cuisine, Groups, Special Occasion Dining, Romantic
Open Hours
17:00 - 21:00
07:00 - 14:30
17:00 - 21:00
07:00 - 10:00
11:30 - 14:30
17:00 - 21:00
07:00 - 10:00
11:30 - 14:30
17:00 - 21:00
07:00 - 10:00
11:30 - 14:30
17:00 - 21:00
07:00 - 10:00
11:30 - 14:30
07:00 - 10:00
11:30 - 14:30
17:00 - 22:00
17:00 - 22:00
07:00 - 14:30
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 391 Main St, Aurora, NY 13026-9608 (Formerly Aurora Inn)
  • Location: United States  >  New York (NY)  >  Finger Lakes  >  Aurora
  • Phone Number: +1 315-364-8888
  • E-mail
Whether dining indoors in our elegant dining room or enjoying lakeside dining on the veranda, the Aurora Inn is the best restaurant in the Finger Lakes region for waterfront dining and spectacular sunsets. Our award-winning, refined American cuisine is inspired by the changing seasons and fresh regional products and pairs perfectly with the many Finger Lakes wines on our list.Warm and welcoming with exquisite décor, our dining room combines traditional tables with intimate booths and banquettes—all topped by sparkling silver and crisp linen napkins. During cooler months, there is always a fire blazing on the hearth.The Aurora Inn Dining Room is a perfect place to celebrate special occasions—from intimate anniversary dinners to parties for up to 25 guests, we are prepared to make yours an event to remember. We can also accommodate larger events in our private Lakeside Room. Whatever the occasion, it will be remembered for fine cuisine, warm service and beautiful surroundings.
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