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Seaport District / South Boston Waterfront
American, Contemporary
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1 Seaport Ln, Boston, MA 02210-2013 (Seaport Blvd.)
+1 617-385-4300
6:30 am - 2:00 pm
Closed now
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Sun 7:00 am - 12:30 pm
Mon - Fri 6:30 am - 2:00 pm
Tue - Sat 5:30 pm - 10:00 pm
Sat 7:00 am - 11:30 am
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North Andover, Massachusetts
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229 reviews
176 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 51 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 3 weeks ago

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

Thank Tony P
Western MA
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36 reviews
25 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 22 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed December 28, 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.

Thank travelduo12
Sterling Heights, United States
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14 reviews
4 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 8 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed September 23, 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.

Thank Debra M
Baltimore, Maryland
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39 reviews
19 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 28 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed September 11, 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 

Thank Ariana T
Worcester, MA
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57 reviews
42 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 21 helpful votes
3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed September 9, 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 

Thank Scott C
Vancouver, Canada
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10 reviews
4 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 5 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed August 17, 2016

I went to the Aura restaurant for breakfast. The menu was full of delicious items and I initially ordered only from the menu but both my hostess, Ashley, and my waiter, Michael, advised me to have the buffet because everything I wanted was there and much more and it would cost the same. I really did not want a big... More 

Thank madaunt2015
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84 reviews
49 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 20 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed June 14, 2016

Good breakfast buffet with many choices and the food was quite good. Servers were friendly and informative. Located on ground floor of Seaport Boston Hotel.

1 Thank Klugeco
Long Island, New York
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24 reviews
12 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 11 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed April 19, 2016

Choose from a delicious buffet or ala carte options. Delicious, well-prepared breakfasts, and outstanding service!! Reasonably priced!

Thank MTK66
Port Hope, Ontario, Canada
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44 reviews
29 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 19 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed April 3, 2016

I went to Aura for breakfast one of the mornings I stayed at the Seaport and my colleague told our server what her ideal breakfast was (and it wasn't a menu item). He was all over it and served her her perfect breakfast. It was delightful to see.

Thank Maeve S
Lakeville, Massachusetts
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15 reviews
8 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 4 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed February 16, 2016

My husband and I frequented this restaurant on the 2 mornings of our weekend stay. He ordered the buffet and I ordered an omelette. On our first morning, our server brought me a selection of fruit from the buffet as he felt my meal would take a few minutes to come out. I felt this was very thoughtful of him... More 

Thank donna500ss

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    4 of 5 bubbles
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
  • Value
    3.5 of 5 bubbles
    4 of 5 bubbles
Average prices
$41 - $80
American, Contemporary
Breakfast, Lunch, Dinner, Brunch
Restaurant features
Seating, Waitstaff, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Reservations
Dining Style
Casual Dining
Good for
Business meetings, Bar scene, Large groups, Romantic, Families with children
Open Hours
7:00 am - 12:30 pm
6:30 am - 2:00 pm
6:30 am - 2:00 pm
5:30 pm - 10:00 pm
6:30 am - 2:00 pm
5:30 pm - 10:00 pm
6:30 am - 2:00 pm
5:30 pm - 10:00 pm
6:30 am - 2:00 pm
5:30 pm - 10:00 pm
5:30 pm - 10:00 pm
7:00 am - 11:30 am
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
  • Neighborhood: Seaport District / South Boston Waterfront
  • Phone Number: +1 617-385-4300

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Typical questions asked:
  • Do you have gluten-free options?
  • Is there a dress code?
  • Do you allow dogs on the outdoor patio?

Staying in Seaport District / South Boston Waterfront

Neighborhood Profile
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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