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70 Grand Street
Brooklyn, NY 11211

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(718) 388-5100


  • Sunday: 6:00 pm - Midnight
  • 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 - 11:00 pm
  • Saturday: 6:00 pm - Midnight

Cuisine: Italian Restaurants, Mediterranean Restaurants

4.6 of 5.0 from 101 reviews

price range:$26 to $50


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  • Andrea PaulGreat outdoor eating space, never too crowded

    55555 by Andrea Paul

  • Lee H.One of the best brunches I've ever had - I don't even eat eggs Benedict and it was one the best things I've ever eaten. French toast was amazing too.

    55555 by Lee H.

  • Ronald BPerfect date spot, get a table outside. Can't go wrong with anything on the menu.

    55555 by Ronald B

  • Jessie C.Amazing food. Pasta was perfectly seasoned and cooked al dente

    55555 by Jessie C.

  • Mia LDelicious brunch! Sit in the outdoor area/greenhouse and try the gnocchi, which are different (and better) than what you'd typically expect.

    55555 by Mia L

  • Cameron SReally fantastic spot. I had butternut squash ravioli with oxtail, and it was done to perfection.

    55555 by Cameron S

  • Hunter COne of my favorite places. Everything is great.

    55555 by Hunter C

  • Caitlin CThe food is really good. The squash pasta was so delicious. Make sure you have a reservation

    55555 by Caitlin C

  • Yoann KLet's spend the night in Italy tonight at Aurora! ๐Ÿ˜

    55555 by Yoann K

  • Tabitha J.Beautiful atmosphere. The outdoor seating is amazing.

    55555 by Tabitha J.

  • Yeliz DOctopus, red snapper carpaccio and tiramisu is a must!

    55555 by Yeliz D

  • Steven L.Great handmade pastas, the prosciutto benedict is the best thing on the brunch menu.

    55555 by Steven L.

  • Valentin G.The steak is great, and they have a really nice outdoor seating.

    55555 by Valentin G.

  • Morgan GAwesome pre-fix 3 course meal including a glass of wine for $20

    55555 by Morgan G

  • Gianna RThe food here was incredible. Period.

    55555 by Gianna R

  • Anastasiia RDefinitely the spot for sunny Sunday branch! They're very generous for alcohol in cocktails ๐Ÿธ๐Ÿน

    55555 by Anastasiia R

  • HBOA selection of their cheese is imported daily from Italy. And nothing provides the perfect distraction for an awkward date (as seen on Girls) like a mouthful of Burrata.

    55555 by HBO

  • Dajah LThe fresh farm organic chicken was amazing. The service wasn't great. The server/host was pretty pleasant at first. But that changed when one of the people in my party opted to change her meal.

    55555 by Dajah L

  • John DuncanNever seems too crowded. Good food, good drinks, friendly and feels separated while being in Williamsburg.

    55555 by John Duncan

  • Graham LindnerGood food but man the service is terrible.

    33333 by Graham Lindner

  • M-c MGreat place for brunch

    55555 by M-c M

  • J.M. DOne of the best brunch places of Brooklyn

    55555 by J.M. D

  • Naiana NPasta alla norma!

    55555 by Naiana N

  • Raquelle Jessieget the black truffle, raddichio and burrata salad

    55555 by Raquelle Jessie

  • Fodor's Travel ERicotta, black truffles, and prosciutto di Parma elevate the eggs Benedict at brunch, when the French toast comes stuffed with apple compote and topped with Amarena cherries.

    55555 by Fodor's Travel E

  • Clotilde GdBDelicious food. Great for brunch.

    55555 by Clotilde GdB

  • Jeff StokvisWonderful Caprese salad

    55555 by Jeff Stokvis

  • Benjamin JacksonThe bacon is thick enough to bludgeon someone to death with.

    33333 by Benjamin Jackson

  • Jordan CrookCheese babe... Cheese.

    55555 by Jordan Crook

  • Nate F.Fantastic Italian food, with a great outdoor setting. Worth it!

    55555 by Nate F.

  • Brandon K.Rude hostess, staff does not honor reservations. Very over-rated and mobbed with meatpacking types. I used to like this place before it got too cool for school.

    22222 by Brandon K.

  • Charles SRed wine, garden, accommodating staff! Let us in at 5 even though they don't open until 6pm

    55555 by Charles S

  • Evan B.Great patio, epic brunch, solid take out dinner

    55555 by Evan B.

  • Graham LindnerWild boar tagliatelle and sea salt caramel. Yummmmm!

    55555 by Graham Lindner

  • Amy ShackelfordDelicious (albeit pricey) Italian food with a great ambiance!

    55555 by Amy Shackelford

  • Evan B.Salads, brunch, grilled chicken, everything's tasty. I pickup and eat at home with a nice bottle of wine

    55555 by Evan B.

  • Abdul M.The lamb is tasty.

    55555 by Abdul M.

  • Oskar V.It's alright I guess

    22222 by Oskar V.

  • Cooper S.I don't usually fux with dessert, but this salted caramel budino is amazing

    55555 by Cooper S.

  • Bach D.Really romantic. Perfect date spot.

    55555 by Bach D.

  • miles l.The suppli is pretty good

    33333 by miles l.

  • Stina P.sit in the greenhouse garden area - particularly on a cozy rainy day - all brunch plates include unlimited coffee !

    55555 by Stina P.

  • Daria AzolovaWonderful food: fusion, Italian. Lovely ambiance, especially on a terrace

    55555 by Daria Azolova

  • Daouna JeongThis place has a nice out-door garden in the back

    55555 by Daouna Jeong

  • AllisonGreat spot to take the 'rents.

    55555 by Allison

  • Julie RoeVery pretty place for dinner. The pasta is unique, service was great even though it was busy.

    55555 by Julie Roe

  • Mahesh P.If it says burrata, get it...

    55555 by Mahesh P.

  • Andrea B.Beautiful space and food, especially the grilled octopus and the burrata pasta. Deliciousness on a plate ๐Ÿ‘

    55555 by Andrea B.

  • Valerie P.I've had dreams about the pea salad. Summer in a bowl!! Great patio space, too!!

    55555 by Valerie P.

  • Elvis R.The ambience outdoors in the evening was breathtaking. Enjoyed the lamb and the bodini dessert. Not too impressed with their cocktails. Would come back to this bklyn gem.

    55555 by Elvis R.

  • Danielle C.Beautiful restaurant and great food. Sit in the back patio!

    55555 by Danielle C.

  • Melissa R.Beautiful garden!

    55555 by Melissa R.

  • Craig C.Favorite restaurant in Brooklyn. Good food, amazing vibe. Go here.

    55555 by Craig C.

  • Jamie OI've been here twice with my girlfriend. Once for brunch and for dinner. The bistecca is awesome. Definitely a place I will come back to. Great food. Great environment.

    55555 by Jamie O

  • Jess C.The burrata- done.

    55555 by Jess C.

  • Daniel G.Eggs Benedict, one of the best I've ever had... Bloody Mary, weak... Coffee, horrible...

    33333 by Daniel G.

  • Elena K.Spectacular panna cotta with amarena cherries. Just spectacular.

    55555 by Elena K.

  • Andy S.The French toast tastes like the center of a croissant. One of the single best bites of food that I have ever experienced.

    33333 by Andy S.

  • ๎„Š janelle g.they no longer deliver east of the BQE, even if your household has been supporting this place for a decade. the new williamsburg really stinks.

    33333 by ๎„Š janelle g.

  • Cooper S.Start with some olives to nibble on, then I highly recommend the squid ink pasta with cuttlefish, shrimp, seafood raguฬ€ and pepper.

    55555 by Cooper S.

  • Anne H.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 ignore "cash only" comments, they accept cards!

    55555 by Anne H.

  • Ed M.Loved the Carote salad!

    55555 by Ed M.

  • Natasha V.Crushed potatoes. I just died.

    22222 by Natasha V.

  • Damani H.This is one of my all time favorite Brooklyn Restaurants!!

    55555 by Damani H.

  • bradleyHave the octopus appetizer. The best!

    55555 by bradley

  • Olivia K.porschutto and buratta antipasti and some rosรฉ.... you're set

    55555 by Olivia K.

  • Ana T.The lunch is a memorable experience! Delicious watermelon feta summer salad. Emmanuelle the manager really knows how to provide a laid back yet sophisticated service level.

    55555 by Ana T.

  • Joshua P.They take MasterCard and Visa.

    33333 by Joshua P.

  • Sally Y.agnolotti, pasta bolognese, drink bloody mary

    55555 by Sally Y.

  • Averna U.Aurora's bar team won't steer you wrong! The "Caffe' Shakerato" made with Averna, Jamaican Rum, milk, & a shot of espresso is the perfect way to start your evening or wind down a hearty Italian meal.

    55555 by Averna U.

  • Eli H.Sit outside if the weather allows. If you didn't bring cash, there's an ATM by the bathroom.

    33333 by Eli H.

  • A. D.Beet salad is light and yummy

    55555 by A. D.

  • Tasha N.Make sure you get a seat in the "inside-outside" area

    33333 by Tasha N.

  • Emma P.The french toast at brunch is incredible! And all the food looks good too! This is a fantastic restaurant!

    55555 by Emma P.

  • Justin O.Excellent food. Pizza w/ fontina, Port Umbrian lentils, steak all amazing. Do it!

    55555 by Justin O.

  • Luca DLPaccheri alla Norma ;-)

    55555 by Luca DL

  • Charlene M.Stiff drinks, great staff!

    55555 by Charlene M.

  • Philipp K.Service was a little off, but the french toast was delicious. Rosemary-cured ham is not my thing though...

    55555 by Philipp K.

  • Daniel K.Great atmosphere! But pretty crappy service and the food is so-so.

    33333 by Daniel K.

  • LindsayBeautiful outdoor garden

    55555 by Lindsay

  • brenna c.Happy hour: A quartino (glass and a half) of wine for the price of a glass, AND you get foccacia, cheese & olives. 5-7p every day. AWESOME.

    55555 by brenna c.

  • Helen L.Eggs benedict, bloody Mary SPICY!!

    55555 by Helen L.

  • Chanequa Mercedes P.Fish was slightly dry but the service was good.

    33333 by Chanequa Mercedes P.

  • Joseph L.the 3 different salads i have had were each incredible.

    55555 by Joseph L.

  • Tara T.Delicious focaccia!

    55555 by Tara T.

  • Michael H.Good octopus, but hit or miss pasta. Mussels dish was so salty it burned.

    33333 by Michael H.

  • Joe Hidekazu M.There is an ATM in the restaurant.

    33333 by Joe Hidekazu M.

  • FoodspottingTry the Salmon Plate and spot it on Foodspotting!

    55555 by Foodspotting

  • simone t.an order of the foccacia and bison carpaccio makes for a perfect appetizer combo!

    55555 by simone t.

  • Elise M.Overall good. Nice ambiance. Good service. Uck bacon hash disappoints but loved my arugula salad rocked.

    55555 by Elise M.

  • Elise M.Overall really great, f

    55555 by Elise M.

  • Alexandra C.Music is a lot Taco Bell and not a lot of Olive Garden. Unorganized and subpar service

    22222 by Alexandra C.

  • Brooklyn365Lunch special, $20 for 3-courses and wine... awesome.

    55555 by Brooklyn365

  • Courtney ๎„ซ Boyd M.Living walls are sweet

    55555 by Courtney ๎„ซ Boyd M.

  • steve c.spinach and ricotta franc. is tight!

    55555 by steve c.

  • Limor G.Beware of the frittata at brunch. Very bland.

    33333 by Limor G.

  • stefanie Cstill one of the nicest outdoor places - feels like Tuscany

    55555 by stefanie C

  • Rob J2 words: Cauliflower. Flan

    55555 by Rob J

  • Brenna D.The chestnut ravioli in black truffle+butter and the panna cotta. Heaven.

    55555 by Brenna D.

  • jill n.Try the l'inglese veggie style.

    55555 by jill n.

  • Amanda K.If it's a special, try the venison. Otherwise, the octopus is a must.

    55555 by Amanda K.

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