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LUNCH – Wednesday – Sunday 11:30AM to 2:00PM

DINNER – Tuesday – Sunday 5:00PM to Close



Chef’s Night featuring 1921 by Norman Van Aken


Join us on August 8 at the Second Harvest Food Bank of Central Florida for Chef’s Night. What is Chef’s Night? Chef’s Night is an evening at the food bank featuring some of Central Florida’s best chefs and cuisine, all to benefit the Darden Foundation Community Kitchen’s Culinary Training Program. The Culinary Training Program provides qualified, at-risk…

Dine and Learn Series in Conjunction with Modernism Museum Mount Dora

Dine and Learn

We will be serving a special 3-course French inspired meal to accompany this informative lecture by former teacher and art expert, Herve Le Guilloux.   The program will focus on the Exposition Universelle of 1889. This monumental World Expo Celebrated revolutionary changes in architecture, sculpture, music and science!  During his lecture, Le Guilloux will inform…

Exclusive Wine Pairing Dinner for Mount Dora Bike Festival Participants

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October 7th 1921 by Norman Van Aken is offering a Saturday evening, fall-inspired, four-course Wine Pairing Dinner to entrants of the  TREK 43rd Annual Mount Dora Bicycle Festival presented by David’s World Cycle.  Cost is $125 per person and purchase is only available to registered riders of the  Bicycle Festival.  (Click the following link for more information…

Join us for a Special Dinner Prior to the Cece Teneal Concert at the Modernism Museum on July 15


Pre-Concert: Make your reservations now for an exclusive 3MD Concert Menu provided by 1921 by Norman Van Aken. For $35 you will enjoy your choice of starter, entree and dessert. Last year her concert was sold out to a standing room only crowd. CeCe is the winner of the Independent Music Award in Best R…

Watch Video of the 1921 Team at the James Beard House


KitchenCam Recording from James Beard House June 21, 2017. When: The Livestream camera feed of 1921 by Norman Van Aken was recorded Wednesday, June 21, 2017 as the team cooked at the prestigious James Beard House in New York City.  Click the link below to watch: Where: Go to or .

1921 Dinner at the James Beard House…


 June 21st in NYC!  The restaurant in Mount Dora will be closed June 19th-June 21st. We will reopen for dinner on June 22.  Here’s a look at our James Beard House.  

Frida Kahlo Dine & Learn ~ Final Session, for the Kahlo Series, is June 27th Dinner

Frida Kahlo Event

Join 1921 by Norman Van Aken and Modernism Museum Mount Dora, as we present this 3-Part Dine and Learn Series about the incredible Frida Kahlo.  Reservations are required for this thought-provoking series of lectures hosted by Modernism Museum Mount Dora.

1921 Will Serve Breakfast to the Clients, Volunteers, and Staff of Lake Cares Food Pantry on June 7, 2017

Lake Cares Menu

The culinary team of 1921 by Norman Van Aken, and co-sponsor Main Street Leasing, are honored to prepare and serve a thoughtfully crafted, delicious breakfast to the clients, volunteers and staff of Lake Cares Food Pantry on June 7th. Lake Cares Food Pantry offers a hand up to Lake County residents in need of assistance….

Florida Prize ~ Exhibition Preview Party ~ June 2, 2017 at the Orlando Museum of Art


Celebrate the opening of the 2017 FLORIDA PRIZE IN CONTEMPORARY ART at the Exhibition Preview Party! DATE AND TIME Fri, June 2, 2017 6:00 PM – 10:00 PM EDT LOCATION Orlando Museum of Art 2416 North Mills Avenue Orlando, FL 32803 Ticket revenue from the party attendance will support the Florida Prize exhibition and guests…

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