Aura Restaurant + Lounge is located in downtown Portland directly across from Powells Books
and adjacent to The Pearl District.
auras dinner, happy hour and lounge menus feature New American Cuisine with a Pacific Northwest influence, utilizing Oregons bounty with fresh, local ingredients.
Amazing sound and VIP packages to impress. Our unique design allows for a one of a kind experience in Portland. Come early for dinner in the lounge atmosphere and stay while the modern, cavernous space transforms into a hip and vibrant nightclub and the dance floor gets packed with revelers enjoying Hip Hip, 80s, 90s, Top 40 hits and more!
Aura gives clients and guests an exciting alternative to meeting and convention spaces offering various floorplans and many included amenities. Our Event Coordinator has worked with many corporate clients, event planners and individuals to produce customized events to fit their needs. Our audio visual systems have the flexibility to accommodate the specific needs of various events and parties. We also offer customized menu and beverage selections. Whether you are looking for a plated dinner for 100 guests, a buffet meal for 250, or a cocktail reception, deciding on a menu for your event is simple at aura Restaurant + Lounge. This multi-level venue is sleek, modern and perfect for your next event.
In addition to private events, we offer semi-private dining for groups of 10 or more. We operate our room charge on a sliding scale, depending on the total food and beverage purchased. For many large scale private events, the room charge is waived or minimal.
We offer plated dinner, buffet and hors doeuvre-cocktail receptions, featuring Northwest influenced New American cuisine. Menu tasting can be scheduled with our Executive Chef to assist in your selections. Our master mixologists are here to develop custom cocktails to fit your events theme.
Our fifteen foot projection screen will express your slideshows and PowerPoint presentations larger than life. Our knowledgeable video production staff can even put a presentation together for you. Our lighting system is state of the art and can be programmed to spotlight your event or create spectacular visual effects. We can also splash our walls with your custom message or businesss logo.