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Aurora

70 Grand St, Brooklyn, NY 11249-4111
+1 718-388-5100
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Overview
  • Excellent55%
  • Very good35%
  • Average8%
  • Poor1%
  • Terrible1%
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“brunch” (18 reviews)
“pasta” (18 reviews)
“panna cotta” (4 reviews)
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CUISINES
Italian, Mediterranean, European, Vegetarian Friendly, Vegan Options
PRICE
$$ - $$$
RATINGS
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LOCATION
70 Grand St, Brooklyn, NY 11249-4111
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Reviewed July 19, 2016

When my wife's cousin was coming to town to visit with another cousin who lives in Williamsburg, we agreed to meet there for brunch, and went to Aurora. We had a great time, and felt that it had a real relaxed homey feel to it.

Date of visit: March 2016
Thank Charming_Karl
Reviewed June 28, 2016 via mobile

I have been here at least 5 or 6 times when I come to visit my daughter. It has a nice selection and the food is very well made and of quality. I am really pretty picky about my Italian food because I cook and...More

Date of visit: June 2016
1  Thank MammaDonna
Reviewed June 27, 2016

Went for Sunday Brunch. Nice ambiance. good service. good food. good hours open.. guess you could say, it was GOOD

Date of visit: June 2016
Thank tampabayray12345
Reviewed June 14, 2016

Went for brunch--nice place, good service and pleasant staff. The dishes are fresh and well prepared. Loved the prosciutto! The outside space is very nice, but we could not eat there due to a private party, but I would go back again to sit there...More

Date of visit: June 2016
Thank Robert G
Reviewed June 11, 2016 via mobile

We just happened to settle in at Aurora after visiting the BK Flea, and we ended up having a delicious time! The place was full, but we were seated right away on the outdoor covered patio area. It is a nice & green dining space...More

Date of visit: November 2015
Thank Kristy S
Reviewed June 5, 2016 via mobile

Friends of ours recommended it and we went there for brunch. Great place with a wonderful enclosed outdoor seating area. Service is fast friendly and makes you feel very welcome. The salmon eggs benedict are incredible and the prices are reasonable. Bread is very fresh....More

Date of visit: June 2016
Thank HermanG170
Reviewed May 28, 2016

We had the polipo, or octopus, as a starter. It was nicely charred and served with a red pepper on top that was REALLY hot. As mains we had the mushroom ravioli and the crab pasta special, both of which were delicious. The Ciro Bianco...More

Date of visit: May 2016
Thank Gailyn63
Reviewed May 28, 2016

Came here for a dinner on our last night in Brooklyn, was a nice restaurant and the red wine was lovely. To be honest I've had better Italian food but it was still nice and had a nice atmosphere.

Date of visit: April 2016
Thank deanoto1
Reviewed May 2, 2016

My husband and I have been to Aurora many times and enjoy the food, ambience and service. Both of us have lived and spent time in different areas of Italy and can say for us, the experience at Aurora is a little slice of Italy...More

Date of visit: May 2016
Thank msgwendolin
Reviewed April 19, 2016 via mobile

We found Aurora by chance, drawn in by the lovely garden, and didn't regret it for a second. We had fried shrimps and calamari- one of the best versions of this dish I have ever had (and since I love calamari, I have tried quite...More

Date of visit: April 2016
1  Thank 731jessicaj
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    Service
  • Value
    Atmosphere
Average prices
$21 - $40
Meals
Dinner, Brunch, Lunch, Late Night
Restaurant features
Reservations, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Delivery, Wheelchair Accessible
Good for
Families with children, Business meetings, Kids, Special occasions, Romantic, Large groups
Open Hours
Sunday
11:00 AM - 10:00 PM
Monday
12:00 PM - 3:30 PM
6:00 PM - 11:00 PM
Tuesday
12:00 PM - 3:30 PM
6:00 PM - 11:00 PM
Wednesday
12:00 PM - 3:30 PM
6:00 PM - 11:00 PM
Thursday
12:00 PM - 3:30 PM
6:00 PM - 11:00 PM
Friday
12:00 PM - 3:30 PM
6:00 PM - 12:00 AM
Saturday
6:00 PM - 12:00 AM
11:00 AM - 4:00 PM
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 70 Grand St, Brooklyn, NY 11249-4111
  • Location: United States  >  New York (NY)  >  Brooklyn
  • Phone Number: +1 718-388-5100
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