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Aura

$$ - $$$
Neighbourhood:
Seaport District / South Boston Waterfront
American, Contemporary
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1 Seaport Ln, Boston, MA 02210-2013 (Seaport Blvd.)
+1 617-385-4300
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Today
06:30 - 14:00
17:30 - 22:00
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Hours:
Sun 07:00 - 12:30
Mon - Fri 06:30 - 14:00
Tue - Sat 17:30 - 22:00
Sat 07:00 - 11:30
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New York City, New York
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8 reviews
3 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 5 helpful votes
Reviewed 1 week ago

With two little children, a solid breakfast buffet is key in the mornings. Their breakfast was delicious and had all the staples for a good breakfast, but also had other dishes as well. You can also order a la carte.

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Thank NYCKateWK
Pembroke Pines, Florida
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203 reviews
121 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 51 helpful votes
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Located in the lobby of the Seaport Hotel, Aura has one of the best cups of coffee I have had anywhere. The breakfast buffet is excellent even if it is a bit pricey. They have fresh takes on the classics and execute them very well. AT $23 plus tax and gratuity, a bit high but the quality was first rate.

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Thank BarryV954
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9 reviews
5 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
Reviewed 19 March 2017 via mobile

We recently stayed at the Seaport hotel, we were lucky to eat at the Aura for breakfast three times, the waiters and staff made us feel welcome and the service was top notch. The food we had was wonderful we had the buffet two times and everything was wonderful the Eggs Benedict was very good the hollandasie sauce was excellent.... More 

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Thank Lora P
Central New Jersey
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28 reviews
11 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 11 helpful votes
Reviewed 15 March 2017

My son and I had breakfast here twice while staying in the hotel. The first time we ate off of the menu and the food was great. The second we chose the buffet which had wonderful items to choose from. Way past your typical breakfast buffet. We had two different servers and both were exceptional. The truly value customer service... More 

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Seattle, Washington
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222 reviews
136 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 28 helpful votes
Reviewed 3 March 2017 via mobile

The service was spot on, the venue comfortable and the food well prepared the wild mushroom and cheese omelet scrumptious. Go back. Maybe.

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Thank A C
North Andover, Massachusetts
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231 reviews
178 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 52 helpful votes
Reviewed 5 February 2017

Met two colleagues for breakfast here earlier this week. I had the buffet, it was awesome with lots of healthy options. Each of the others raved about their breakfast from the menu. Elegant surroundings are a big plus

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Thank Tony P
Western MA
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41 reviews
28 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 33 helpful votes
Reviewed 28 December 2016

Good selection, reasonable price given location. Some of the food was luke/cold. Selections were not well labeled making selection challenging. Waiter was very attentive...almost to the point of distraction.

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Thank travelduo12
Sterling Heights, United States
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16 reviews
6 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 9 helpful votes
Reviewed 23 September 2016

Loved the Brunch with all the choices to please anyones appetite! Carl was an amazing waiter and very happy to get anything you need.

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Thank Debra M
Baltimore, Maryland
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39 reviews
19 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 28 helpful votes
Reviewed 11 September 2016

We had a glitch with our door keys during our stay, so we got to try out the breakfast buffet for free the last day of our stay. The buffet is solid, with everything looking home-cooked and presented in skillets and roasting pans that you'd find in someone's kitchen. They apparently have their own little apiary and have fresh house-harvested... More 

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Thank Ariana T
Worcester, MA
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57 reviews
42 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 21 helpful votes
Reviewed 10 September 2016

They have a menu and a buffet. The buffet is the better deal ($22 I think) but we ordered off the menu to avoid overeating. Our tab was $46 for two omelets and two cups of coffee. The server was very attentive. The atmosphere feels like Denny's (no windows, the lights are too bright, the furniture looks like it can... More 

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Thank Scott C

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    4 of 5 bubbles
    Service
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
  • Value
    3.5 of 5 bubbles
    Atmosphere
    4 of 5 bubbles
Average prices
USD 41 - USD 80
Cuisine
American, Contemporary
Meals
Breakfast, Lunch, Dinner, Brunch
Restaurant features
Seating, Waitstaff, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Reservations
Dining Style
Casual Dining
Good for
Business meetings, Child-friendly, Romantic, Bar Scene, Groups
Open Hours
Sunday
07:00 - 12:30
Monday
06:30 - 14:00
Tuesday
06:30 - 14:00
17:30 - 22:00
Wednesday
06:30 - 14:00
17:30 - 22:00
Thursday
06:30 - 14:00
17:30 - 22:00
Friday
06:30 - 14:00
17:30 - 22:00
Saturday
17:30 - 22:00
07:00 - 11:30
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 1 Seaport Ln, Boston, MA 02210-2013
    (Seaport Blvd.)
  • Public Transportation: Silver Line World Trade Center Stop
  • Location: United States  >  Massachusetts (MA)  >  Boston>  > Seaport District / South Boston Waterfront
  • Neighbourhood: Seaport District / South Boston Waterfront
  • Phone Number: +1 617-385-4300

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Seaport District / South Boston Waterfront
This area has been expanding and becoming more and more popular, for good reason. Not surprisingly, the seaport district of South Boston is located beautifully along the water. The area is designed for easy strolling along the HarborWalk, and there are bars and restaurants for all ages and budgets. The Institute of Contemporary Art is located in this area in a contemporary building with an absolutely stunning deck overlooking the water. In the summer time there are Friday music concerts on the deck of the museum. Nearby, there are many green spaces to enjoy.
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