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The Aurora Hotel

2 Academy Street, Nairn IV12 4RJ, Scotland
+44 1667 453551
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  • Excellent51%
  • Very good34%
  • Average12%
  • Poor1%
  • Terrible2%
Travellers talk about
“pasta dishes” (5 reviews)
“calamari” (2 reviews)
“italian food” (6 reviews)
Restaurant Hours
Italian, Vegetarian Friendly, Gluten Free Options, Vegan Options
€€ - €€€
2 Academy Street, Nairn IV12 4RJ, Scotland
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Reviewed 2 days ago via mobile

Well first the staff and the welcome was excellent, the room was a good size but in need of redecorating the wall paper was starting to peel in bathroom and a CARPET!!!!! In the bathroom also, enough said. I had dinner in the restaurant which...More

Thank David M
Reviewed 3 days ago

The hotel and restaurant are prominently and centrally located in Nairn. The restaurant specialises in Italian cuisine and has an extensive menu. We, being a party of three, visited the restaurant at 5.30 pm and were greeted by the owner who also acted as our...More

Thank calirua
Reviewed 13 May 2018

Family run , hostess very welcoming . Chef visited tables at the end of the evening .Nice touch . Busy when we were there for Bank holiday , with locals and visitors . Large portions . Very flexible with menu selection . Complimentary dessert!

Thank Moira M
Reviewed 7 March 2018 via mobile

Couple that run the place are very friendly and pleasant, felt as if I was a regular! Food is spot on with generous portions. I promised myself to go to a different restaurant every night while in Nairn for business but ended up here twice....More

Thank Rabmac72
Reviewed 10 February 2018

Been here a few times. Food and service are all first class Great menu and wonderful food. We have never been disappointed when we come here. Compliments to all concerned

Thank alan h
Reviewed 3 January 2018

Menu seemed a little expensive to start with, £10 for melon and parmaham, yikes! My wife ordered anyway, it would easily have fed both of us. Calamari was ok, nothing special. Neither of us could finish our main meals, both tasted really fresh and delicious....More

Thank Graeme W
Reviewed 21 September 2017

There are two seating areas; one inside and a glass-enclosed room as well. We ate inside and had a cozy corner table. The food arrived steaming hot. The linguini with shrimp in tomato sauce had some chili spice in it. Quite good. We shared a...More

Thank myjourney
Reviewed 17 September 2017 via mobile

Fantastic warm friendly restraunt ,food is out of this world ,and the warm family atmosphere ,service was excellent will be returning

Thank Sam B
Reviewed 2 September 2017 via mobile

We had a lovely enjoyable meal which was served by friendly attentive staff. My only complaint would be why don't you make your own desserts, even tho the ones served where nice. Home made always make a better showcase to go with the rest of...More

Thank Chappers22
Reviewed 23 August 2017

Had 3 meals and all excellent. Friendly staff, excellent service, excellent food. Everything is freshly made and chef willing to adapt meals to customers tastes - for example, how spicy an item is.

Thank Rob Y
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Dinner, Lunch
Restaurant features
Reservations, Seating, Waitstaff, Highchairs Available, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Wheelchair Accessible
Good for
Groups, Kids, Child-friendly, Special Occasion Dining
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 2 Academy Street, Nairn IV12 4RJ, Scotland
  • Location: Europe  >  United Kingdom (UK)  >  Scotland  >  Scottish Highlands  >  Nairn
  • Phone Number: +44 1667 453551
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