Menu

The art of good food

Sami’s Hendon restaurant specializes in Mediterranean cuisine and the art of smoked meats – our genuine lamb shawarma doesn’t come out of a bag, it’s slow-smoked on our fabulous rotating charcoal grill to give you that perfectly charred, lip-licking tasty, juicy bite…mmm!

House Set Menu

Suitable for 2 people

MEDITERRANEAN MEZZE PLATTER
Variety of Middle Eastern appetizers: Crispy Mushrooms, Roasted Cauliflower, Salad, Hummus, Falafel and Moroccan Cigars

MIXED MEATS ENTREE

Lamb Shishlik, Chicken Wings, Authentic Kebab and Rib Eye Steak.

Served with salad and choice of two side dishes.

MIDDLE EASTERN DELIGHT & HOT DRINKS

BBQ Set Menu

Suitable for 4 people

MEDITERRANEAN MEZZE PLATTER
Variety of Middle Eastern appetizers: Crispy Mushrooms, Roasted Cauliflower, Salad, Hummus, Falafel, Moroccan Cigars and Chicken Wings.

MIXED MEATS ENTREE

Lamb Shishlik, Chicken Shishlik, Lamb Cutlets, Rib Eye Steak and Shawarma.

Served with salad and choice of four side dishes.

MIDDLE EASTERN DELIGHT & HOT DRINKS

Party Set Menu

Suitable for 6 people

MEDITERRANEAN MEZZE PLATTER
Variety of Middle Eastern appetizers: Crispy Mushrooms, Roasted Cauliflower, Salad, Hummus, Falafel, Moroccan Cigars and Chopped Liver.

MIXED MEATS ENTREE
Chicken Shishlik, Lamb Cutlets, Rib Eye Steak, Shawarma, Veal Schnitzel, Shoyu Chicken and Charcoal Chicken.

Served with salad and choice of six side dishes.

MIDDLE EASTERN DELIGHT & HOT DRINKS

chefs' special appetisers

CHOPPED LIVER
Delicately cooked chicken liver with leek and herbs. Served with crispy toasted bread.
TAHINI ROASTED CAULIFLOWER
Moroccan style cauliflower with pomegranate and tahini
SABICH SALAD
Israeli dish of grilled eggplant and potatoes with rainbow salad in a spicy tahini sauce.
CRUNCHY ASPARAGUS ROLL-UPS
Breaded savory chicken, seasoned with lemon and herbs and stuffed with asparagus.
CRISPY MUSHROOMS
Golden crispy crusted mushrooms served with a garlic-mayonnaise dip.

Main courses

SHOYU CHICKEN
Japanese style savory chicken in a sweet mirin sauce.
SMOKED CHUCK
Roasted 400gr short ribs with a subtle wood-smoke flavour.
SAUTEED CHICKEN LIVER
Chicken livers and caramelised onions, delicately cooked in wine.
TUSCAN STYLE VEAL
400gr grilled veal chop.
 SMOKED RIB-EYE STEAK
Marbled and tender 500gr aged cut of beef.
OSSOBUCO
Milanese braised veal stew with vegetable and wine.
COWBOY STEAK
Smoked 700gr bone-in Tomahawk steak.
GOLDEN VEAL
Crispy breaded and deep-fried veal cutlet.
TANDOORI RIB-EYE
300gr Rib-Eye steak, marinated in an exotic blend of Indian spices and herbs.
SEARED DUCK
Pan-seared smoked duck breast with beetroot puree.

appetisers

Served with your choice of Laffa or Pita

 

HUMMUS
Smooth Syrian dip of chickpeas with tahini, olive oil and lemon.
STICKY CHICKEN WINGS
Honey barbeque chicken wings.
TAHINI
Creamy ground sesame paste, garnished with za’atar and olive oil.
BREAD
Freshly baked pita bread.
HUMMUS & FALAFEL
Homemade hummus served with crispy falafel balls.
SWEET & STICKY CHICKEN WINGS
Sweet chilli glazed chicken wings
HUMMUS WITH SHAWARMA
Homemade hummus served with fine-cut Meditteranean spiced
shawarma.
FALAFEL
Our renowned recipe of crispy fried balls made from fresh herbs
and chickpeas.
HUMMUS WITH SALT BEEF
Homemade hummus served with slowly cooked savory beef brisket.
PEANUT SATAY
Indonesian style chicken marinated in coconut milk and peanut sauce.
AUTHENTIC ISRAELI SALAD
Traditional chopped Israeli salad with tahini and fresh herbs.
LATKE
The ever-delicious classic potato latke.
ONION RINGS
Crunchy coated heavenly onion rings.
IRAQI LAFA
Middle Eastern flatbread
SMOKED AUBERGINE
Smoked aubergine dish with sweet lemon vinaigrette and garnished
with pomegranate.
IRAQI ZA’ATAR
The Middle Eastern flatbread topped with exotic za’atar spices.
MOROCCAN CIGARS
Moroccan spiced minced meat in crispy spring rolls.
GARLIC HERBED IRAQI
The Middle Eastern flatbread with seasonal herbs and a kick of garlic.
FLAME GRILLED WINGS
Grilled chicken wings in light herb seasoning.

 

soups

SOUP OF THE DAY
The Chefs’ special soup
KREPLACH SOUP
Homemade chicken soup and dumplings filled with ground meat.
CHICKEN SOUP
The Jewish Medicine! Fragrant homemade chicken soup with noodles.
ULTIMATE CHICKEN SOUP
Homemade chicken soup with noodles, kneidlach, and kreplach.
KNEIDLACH SOUP
Homemade chicken soup with traditional matza balls.
YEMENITE SOUP
Traditional lamb and vegetable soup with strong flavors and
Meditteranean spices.

 

entrees

Served with a salad and your choice of side dish.

CHARCOAL CHICKEN
Grilled boneless thighs brushed with our delicious sauce.
THE ULTIMATE BURGER
Succulent double beef burger with smoked bone marrow.
(Optional additions of fried egg or non-dairy smoked cheese available)
CHICKEN SHISHLIK
Tender chicken breast, marinated in Mediterranean spices and grilled on the charcoal flame.
SHAWARMA
Thin-cut lamb and chicken, marinated in aromatic spices and slow-cooked on the charcoal flame.
TIKKA MASALA
Chicken breast marinated in various spices from across India.
MUSTARD GLAZED LAMB CUTLETS
Grilled lamb cutlets, brushed with sweet mustard and served with mint sauce.
TANDOORI CHICKEN
Chicken thighs marinated in a rich blend of Indian spices.
LAMB SHISHLIK
Cubes of tender lamb, cooked and marinated in Mediterranean spices.
CHICKEN SCHNITZEL
The classic crunchy breaded chicken breast.
SALT BEEF
Savory spiced preserved beef brisket.
RIB EYE STEAK
Juicy and tender 300gr rib-eye steak, wood smoked to perfection.
SPAGHETTI BOLOGNESE
Traditional Italian pasta with a slow-cooked meat ragu in tomato sauce and seasonal herbs.
CHICKEN SALAD
Grilled chicken breast on a bed of lettuce, avocado, peppers, tomatoes, almonds, and grapes. Garnished with a creamy, non-dairy yogurt-dill dressing.
GOULASH
A flavorsome, Hungarian-style stew.
ORIENTAL STEAK SALAD
Tender steak on a bed of lettuce, cucumbers, peppers, red onion, olives, and almonds, with a touch of honey mustard dressing.
MEAT MIXES
Your choice of three or four of our delicious grilled meats.
AUTHENTIC KEBAB
Minced beef skewers with onion and parsley in a Moroccan spice.

 

Club sandwiches

Your choice of filling in a white or whole wheat pita, lafa or baguette, and served with chips and salad.

 

 

FALAFEL CHICKEN TIKKA
CHARCOAL CHICKEN TANDOORI CHICKEN
CHICKEN SHISHLIK BURGER
CHICKEN SCHNITZEL KEBAB
SHAWARMA SALT BEEF
LAMB SHISHLIK STEAK

 

Side dishes

Served with a salad and your choice of side dish.

 

CHIPS
Crunchy, thick-cut potato chips.
RICE
Soft, steamed Basmati rice.
SWEET CHIPS
Crispy sweet potato fries.
FRIZZLED ONION
A whole onion, crispy fried to a golden finish.
MOROCCAN COUSCOUS
Couscous with Moroccan vegetables and dried fruit.
SALAD
A portion of fine-cut vegetables.
MEJADRA
Middle Eastern rice dish with lentils, onions and a dash of sweet cinnamon.
MIXED ROASTED VEGETABLES
A mix of fresh vegetables, roasted with olive oil and herbs.
POTATO PUREE
Creamy mashed potato dish.

 

quick snacks

Sandwiches with a choice of fillings served with chips and a drink.

Choose either a pita or an Iraqi Lafa Lamb Shishlik
Chicken Schnitzel Chicken Shawarma
Chicken Shishlik  Burger
Lamb Shawarma  Salt Beef

 

business lunch

Choice of starter:
Hummus Falafel
Homemade hummus served with crispy falafel balls.
Flame Grilled Chicken Wings
Grilled chicken wings in light herb seasoning.
Soup of the Day
Choice of the main course:
Shawarma
Thin-cut lamb and chicken, marinated in aromatic spices and slow-cooked on the charcoal flame.
Authentic Kebab.
Minced beef skewers with onion and parsley in a Morroccan spice.
Charcoal Chicken
Grilled boneless thighs brushed with our delicious sauce.
Salt Beef
Savory spiced preserved beef brisket
Goulash
A flavoursome, Hungarian-style stew.

 

desserts

OREO CHEESECAKE
Oreo cookie crust filled with rich and creamy non-dairy cheese.
APPLE STRUDEL
Caramelised apple and walnut pastry served with ice-cream.
RUM TIRAMISU
Elegant Italian dessert layered with cookies, coffee, and rum.
MIDDLE EASTERN DELIGHT
Authentic and sticky walnut and pistachio baklava.
FUDGE
Soft chocolate cake infused with molten chocolate and served with ice-cream.
TARTE TATIN
French apricot tart, topped with rich dark chocolate.

 

drinks

HOT DRINKS
SOOTHING CHAMOMILE TEA VANILLA BLACK TEA
LEMONGRASS & GINGER MINT LEAF TEA
LEMON TEA SOY LATTE
AMERICANO

 

COLD DRINKS
COKE, DIET COKE, 7-UP, DIET 7-UP,
FANTA, SPRITE
STILL/SPARKLING WATER

 

JUICES
MANGO ORANGE
PEACH STRAWBERRY BANANA,
LEMON GRAPE
 FRESHLY SQUEEZED POMEGRANATE JUICE

 

FRESHLY SQUEEZED ORANGE JUICE.

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VEGETARIAN

 Served with a salad and your choice of side dish.

VEGGIE BURGER
Chickpea and coriander burger.

CRISPY HERBED SALMON
Pan-fried juicy salmon fillet.

GOLDEN FISH
Crunchy breaded deep-fried cod fillet.

KIDS MENU

Served until 19:00

CHICKEN SCHNITZEL
Served with chips and salad

SPAGHETTI BOLOGNESE

HOT DOGS
Served with chips or rice.

‘Amazing service and great food. I have been here many times and have been treated excellently every time. Couln’t recommend this place highly enough!’

Josh F. TripAdvisor review Dec 2017

A celebration of food since 1985

Each of our branches has a unique menu prepared with love, tradition, and only the highest quality ingredients.

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Opening Hours

Sunday to Thursday: 12:00 – 23:00

Saturday – After sundown until midnight

Location

Tel: 0208 203 8088134

134 Brent Sreet, Hendon

London, NW4 2DR

Deliveries

All day deliveries via Deliveroo and Sami’s own drivers.

Kashrus

Sami’s is under the supervision of KLBD, with strictly Glatt Kosher meat.
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