The Low Down
The Extras: Aurora doubles its capacity in warm weather with a gorgeous outside garden, visible through gigantic windows in the dining room--smokers are welcome.
Know Before You Go: The restaurant is cash only but has an ATM on the premises.
What to Drink: More than a dozen Italian wines are offered by the glass, ranging from $5 to $8 for generous pours in thin-stemmed glasses. The fruity Dolcetto and Nebbiolo reds pair well with everything.
Know Before You Go: Aurora doubles its capacity in warm weather with a gorgeous outside garden, visible through gigantic windows in the dining room--smokers are welcome.
Rants, Raves & Reviews
by at Gayot
Long before Williamsburg, Brooklyn, became one of the city's best restaurant neighborhoods, this Italian eatery was cooking up above-average Roman-style fare. In fact, Aurora was so successful, it made the jump over the East River, openingâ¦
By Cooper S. at Foursquare
Start with some olives to nibble on, then I highly recommend the squid ink pasta with cuttlefish, shrimp, seafood ragu and pepper. Read More
By Anne H. at Foursquare
One of the best Italian meals I've ever had! We sat in the garden and had extraordinary wonderful food and we will definitely return here. Please i... Read More
By Ed M. at Foursquare
Loved the Carote salad! Read More
By Natasha V. at Foursquare
Crushed potatoes. I just died. Read More
By Damani H. at Foursquare
This is one of my all time favorite Brooklyn Restaurants!! Read More