My experince at Aurora Bistro was phenominal. Located in an progressive and developing neighbourhood in Vancouver, Auora Bistro is a pioneer for fine dining in a urban setting. Resonably priced entrees for dinner range from $25 - $30 dollars. The merridale Oyster stew is one of the best dishes I have ever encountered. I also manged to visit them for brunch, must haves are the 5 spice mini... more
Ive been to Aurora several times most recently today Nov 1007 for Brunch which theyve just started serving.Brunch was outstanding. I had a smoked sablefish hash w 2 poached eggs and a buttery hollandaise. Dan had a oyama salami panini w these thick cut and crispy pomme frites. We splurged and also had dessert 5-spice cake donuts drizzled with maple syrup. Yum. Were the portions huge No. Were... more
This restaurant is just hype. Very very SMALL portions and not even cooked that well either. I went with a friend and we had the 3 courses and wine pairing set menu and felt ripped off and hungry after our meal. The duck consomme was flavourless and the lamb was leathery. We ended up going to Congee Noodle House on Main and Broadway for some cheap eats afterwards to satisfy our tummies.