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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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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 4 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 16 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
Reviewed 14 August 2017

Our group of 3 couples tried Aura for first time. Our expectations were somewhat lowered by the recent reviews. We all opted to try the $49 Summer Trio Menu. We opted to eat outside. It was pleasant. There is a nice view of Nita Lake....More

1  Thank funpig07
Reviewed 12 August 2017

My partner and I went to Aura for our anniversary dinner to take advantage of their $49/person Summer Trio menu. We live nearby and had always wanted to try the restaurant so we figured an anniversary dinner was a good excuse! The restaurant itself is...More

1  Thank Kilee895
Reviewed 9 August 2017

It is rare for us to stay at such a lovely lodge with such great staff and yet have such terrible service at their high end restaurant. we had reservations at 8 pm and were seated promptly . The host was already anxious as his...More

Thank ShomiS69
Reviewed 6 August 2017

This resturant has excellent food.The view for the resturant of the lake out the front is excellent.The service was excellent.The wine selection was very good indeed.Creekside is a very quite place to stay from the Disneyland Whislter crazy world.

Thank Fatalbert123
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  • Value
Average prices
US$ 11 - US$ 34
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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Special Occasion Dining, Local cuisine, Romantic, View
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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