Restaurant Sham Amsterdam West

Witte de Withstraat, Amsterdam

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The sham restaurant takes its name after the nickname of Damascus, the oldest capital of the world. The sham restaurant is a Syrian Restaurant which gives you a taste of the real and rich Syrian flavors. Sham is also known as the home for the best Arabic kitchen in all of Amsterdam, due to their highly qualified and experienced chefs. So if you are in Amsterdam and want to have good Middle Eastern, Arabic, Mediterranean, or even Lebanese food, this is the place to go.

They are open from 1 PM onwards. You can come here for lunch, dinner, and drinks. They have a full bar with alcoholic beverages, beer, and a variety of wines. You can hang out with friends after a tiring day and catch up in their comfortable environment. Their food is halal as well as vegetarian friendly, consisting of many vegetarian and vegan options to choose from. They have exceptionally tasty fish on their menu. However, they also have Gluten-Free options for their customers.

It is not very expensive according to all the services it provides with its soothing ambiance. It is a good value for the price. They have large windows and elegant décor, good for business meetings or work-related meetups. They even have free Wi-Fi that you can easily access. The service is fast as well, with friendly servers. The staff is polite and engaging, ready to answer any queries you may have.

You can book the restaurant for private events as well, for a maximum of 35 people. You can make a reservation online at if you would like a table reserved for your family, in case you have toddlers you don’t need to worry as Sham has high chairs for young kids. It also has wheelchairs for the disabled and elderly.

It also has a beautiful scenic view that you can enjoy if you pick a table beside the windows, which is also great for pictures. It is the perfect place for a date with your significant other as it has a very romantic vibe to it in the evening.

There are high chances of craving their food once you have had it; hence you can order your food online and get it delivered too.

Location and Contact details:

Location: Witte de Withstraat 125-H, 1057 XR Amsterdam.

Contact: +31 20 221 5202

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