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Aura

Certificate of Excellence
$$ - $$$
British, Scottish
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39 Ardrossan Road | Seamill, West Kilbride KA23 9ND, Scotland
+44 1294 822217
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Liverpool
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5 reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 5 helpful votes
Reviewed 1 week ago

Horrendously poor bar and waiter/waitress service within the Aura Bar/Restaurant, even when it was not busy ! ** The majority of the younger staff members were clearly inexperienced and were completely lacking in even the very basic customer service & communication skills !!! Most were surly, anything & everything it seemed were just too much hassle for them; some were... More 

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Thank FGTR13
RedFi
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3 reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

Food amazing! Especially the pakora! Staff were friendly and very efficient. Great for food or just drinks. Will definitely be back

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Thank kiansgirl82
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54 reviews
45 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 26 helpful votes
Reviewed 16 March 2017 via mobile

Visited here with husband and daughter whilst on little spa overnight. Choose to eat here instead of orangery as it was more relaxed for dining with children. I felt the menu was a tad overpriced for what it was but hey ho we went ahead and ordered! Starters were nice Cullen Skink and goats cheese. Our daughters main came with... More 

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Thank PicklemonsterG
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3 reviews
Reviewed 16 March 2017 via mobile

Food was great as were the staff. Breakfast in the morning was also really nice. Even enjoyed the music in the background.

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Thank Nichola R
Irvine, United Kingdom
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18 reviews
12 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 5 helpful votes
Reviewed 14 March 2017 via mobile

During my stay at the Seamill Hydro I had drinks within the Aura lounge. The price for the cocktails were a bit pricey however they were nice and quite big so didn't mind. The orangery sunset was the best drink there. It would have been nice if they had snacks to purchase with your drinks, i.e. Nachos The lounge was... More 

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Thank Paul P
Inverurie, United Kingdom
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91 reviews
53 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 59 helpful votes
Reviewed 13 March 2017 via mobile

Had a lovely lunch here on a Saturday afternoon. Staff were very helpful and very friendly and coped well with my allergies. I nice eclectic menu with something for everyone. The star off the show though was the breakfast we had on the Sunday morning. There was a great choice of cold buffet breakfast and a very comprehensive hot menu.... More 

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Thank Martinmc1967
Ardrossan, United Kingdom
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26 reviews
23 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 20 helpful votes
Reviewed 5 March 2017 via mobile

Having been a regular of the seamill hydro for years using all of the facilities of the hotel I feel the aura bar has lost its good touch there seems to be a lot of new staff out front that are not up to the normal standard this is disappointing as I feel this part of the hotel is up... More 

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Glasgow, United Kingdom
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32 reviews
14 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 26 helpful votes
Reviewed 22 February 2017 via mobile

Despite some bad reviews we loved the atmosphere, staff and meal. Service was efficient and good value for money.

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Thank Booked765
Gloucester, United Kingdom
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631 reviews
224 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 193 helpful votes
Reviewed 10 February 2017 via mobile

I like the hotel and stay here regularly for work. The Aura serves the bar type meals. There is the main hotel restaurant instead. I've often found the food a bit uninteresting. Quite a contrast to the main restaurant. Breakfast the salmon is superb. The problem is when you sit down they take your order for the cooked breakfast but... More 

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Thank DrPaulT
Dalkeith, United Kingdom
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79 reviews
34 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 26 helpful votes
Reviewed 3 February 2017 via mobile

Nice bar to sit at and relax after a busy day. Good selection of beer and many malt whisky to choose from. Bar menu has a varied selection from burgers to pizzas. Also having sky sports is an added bonus for all us football enthusiasts.

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
    Service
    4 of 5 bubbles
  • Value
    4 of 5 bubbles
    Atmosphere
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
Cuisine
British, Scottish
Meals
Breakfast, Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Seating, Waitstaff, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar
Good for
Groups, Child-friendly, Bar Scene, Kids
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 39 Ardrossan Road | Seamill, West Kilbride KA23 9ND, Scotland
  • Location: Europe  >  United Kingdom (UK)  >  Scotland  >  Ayrshire  >  North Ayrshire  >  West Kilbride
  • Phone Number: +44 1294 822217

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  • Do you have gluten-free options?
  • Is there a dress code?
  • Do you allow dogs on the outdoor patio?