Founded in the early ’70s, Yamal Alsham has retained its edge in creativity and uninterrupted superior delivery. A family-run establishment, the founder has brought years of dedication and experience into the development and implementation of his distinctly progressive vision. The roots of Yamal Alsham began with the founder’s dream of creating a timeless concept. As well as Lebanon, his personal and professional experiences have included other countries in the Middle East such as Kuwait and Syria, bringing a wealth of knowledge and expertise into an ever-evolving and continuously developing ideology.

Whether enjoying a corporate lunch, catching up with friends, making time for a family get together, organising an event or simply basking in the vibrant delight of live weekend entertainment, Yamal Alsham remains pro-active and unique, making this exquisite venue one of a kind in London.



The team at Yamal Alsham is dedicated to creating the perfect experience. From the kitchen to the front of house, the objective is to ensure every guest’s expectation is met and exceeded.

Headed by general manager Elie Asmar, the original vision and philosophy of Yamal Alsham continues to be upheld and implemented at all times. His undisputed experience within the industry has proven invaluable in enabling an unprecedented flow of attention to detail. This together with an innate and impressive understanding of Lebanese hospitality and culture, provides the backdrop for an efficient and truly effective sense of leadership and progressive strategy.

A well respected name in gastronomy, chef Ramzi has a culinary career spanning over twenty years. Highly skilled and knowledgeable in all aspects of Lebenese cuisine, he has created an imaginative menu, blending traditional and regional recipes with modern creations. His ideas promote a new culinary era defining innovative trends, while retaining classic and customary dishes as required.