Nom News: April 2, 2021

April 2, 2021

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Ladies Night at Batch
Now Open: North Italia in Dadeland
Sur La Table Cooking Camp
National Beer Day at Le Chick


Ladies Night at Batch

Ladies’ night is hitting a little differently this year. Brickell’s friendly neighborhood gastropub, Batch Gastropub: Miami is bringing back Ladies’ Night every Friday starting April 9th. Dance your cares away with a live DJ starting at 9 p.m. Ladies 21 and up will be able to enjoy a FREE bar starting at 10 p.m. until 1 a.m. featuring Batch’s premium wells, spirits, and sangrias. Hungry? Enjoy scratch dishes from the kitchen all night long.

Want some fun free shots? RSVP on their Eventbrite to start off the weekend right. Groups of 6 or more ladies will be able to receive a bottle of bubbles on the house and a VIP spot with an advance reservation when they email


Now Open: North Italia at Dadeland

North Italia, the modern Italian concept known for its handcrafted cuisine and cocktails, has officially opened its doors. The Dadeland location will be the brand’s second Florida restaurant joining an existing location at The Shops at Mary Brickell Village. This newest location brings a fresh dining experience to Dadeland Mall – Miami’s original and iconic shopping center.

North Italia offers guests signature, seasonal Italian fare served in a bright, modern and airy atmosphere. The 7,380 square-foot space features an open exhibition kitchen that overlooks the dining room and bar, and seats up to 246 guests both indoors and on the outdoor patio. The restaurant’s upscale and inviting aesthetic makes North Italia the ideal spot for any dining occasion or celebration.

Unique for this opening, the Miami-Dadeland locations will launch with North Italia’s spring menus, giving Dadeland residents a taste of sunnier days and exceptional chef creations and cocktail before anyone else.

North Italia Miami-Dadeland is now open with dine-in service for lunch, dinner and weekend brunch. Folks can also gather for North Italia’s happy hour at the hybrid indoor-outdoor bar. Its menu showcases fresh and seasonal ingredients across a broad selection of antipasti, salads, handmade pastas, wood-fired pizzas and entrées inspired by the garden, farm and sea.

For guests who would prefer to experience North Italia in the comfort of their own home, takeout and delivery via DoorDash are both available.


Sur La Table Cooking Camp

This Summer 2021, Sur La Table is calling all young chefs to tie on their aprons and get ready for five fun-filled days of cooking, learning, and laughter in the kitchen. Budding chefs will enjoy plenty of mixing, prepping and cooking thanks to small classes that encourage active participation. Course include: Cooking 101, Global Street Food, and Restaurant Week. Sur La Table instructors are both talented chefs and teachers, and they’re here to make sure that everyone has a great time.

Students receive a certificate of completion, a free apron (colors may vary) and a coupon good for $20 off an in-store purchase of $100 or more while class is in session. The complete kids and teens schedule is available online now here for June-August 2021 and enrollment is now open. Classes range from $199 – $299 for young cooks to explore menus full of exciting discoveries, from how to prepare favorite dishes to new twists on classic dessert


National Beer Day at Le Chick

On April 7, bust out the brewskis and celebrate National Beer Day! Beer enthusiasts can head to Le Chick for half-off draft beers ALL DAY! Whether you like your beer served up cold and frothy or strong, you can indulge in a variety of different draft and bottled beers. Guests can enjoy ice-cold and delicious beers including Blonde Ale, IPA, Lager, Funky Buddha, Guinness, and several more.

Take it to the next level by pairing your refreshing beer with a satisfying burger, you will become mesmerized by the flavors and freshness. Whatever you decide, you will be sure to have a good time. Enjoy the trendy bar vibes as you revel in mouthwatering craft food and beer.