Nobu and Sushi Samba vet Carlos Barillas has taken his talents to Kendall for his latest venture, Noche Kitchen & Bar inside Town & Country Mall at 11745 Sherry Ln.
Self-described as a “contemporary Italian supper club” it showcases a clubstaurant type atmosphere with Italian cuisine and lots of DJ-played music in the background.
On the menu expect Italian and not-so-Italian dishes like short rib ragu, arugula-topped pizza, sautéed mussels, along with other items such as aji and watermelon poke with topped with kimchi ponzu, cod croquettes, lamb meatball sliders. As for drinks there is a whole section devoted to the Italian staple, mojito, and plenty of cocktails including early 2000s favorite, the Cosmo.
The restaurant is now open daily Monday to Wednesday 3 p.m. to 1 a.m., Thursday and Friday 3 p.m. until 2 a.m., Saturday 11 a.m. to 2 a.m. and Sunday 11 a.m. to 1 a.m. Call 786-433-8687 for more details.