About Us


Our vision is to offer the best Lebanese food by providing outstanding quality, service, and cleanliness to satisfy our customers’ needs. We utilize our knowledge and passion in making food and thrive to spread it to different parts of the world; we pass our culture through passing food. Perfection does not come over night; we work hard to consistently develop and improve to satisfy our customers’ needs. Our aim is to be memorable and never forgotten by our customers.

OUR Mission

“We are committed to improving the experience of our customers by providing quality services and products that earn their trust and build lifetime relationships.» We achieve this by developing a strategy that will lead us to the path of continuous success. We tend to reflect the healthy image through a variety of Lebanese appetizers to be added to the traditional items on our menu, in an attempt to be recognized among the most famous international cuisines.

OUR Values

Our management believes in working towards perfection to serve and satisfy a variety of Guests from all over the world. “Food is the world’s unified language and culture.” This is the vision that was first founded by our great grandmother who was the first to manage the restaurant in 1977. Till this day, our team works hand in hand to pursuit our values.

OUR Concept

Lebanese Um Khalil is a fine dining Lebanese restaurant that offer unique, authentic Lebanese cuisine which bring back traditional delicacies from the past. Um Khalil offer a full variety of Lebanese delicacies, cold mezze, hot mezze, raw meat and grills in addition to some perfect set menus. It is characterized by its Lebanese atmosphere. We are dedicated to a refined service and an amazing food presentation and taste.

OUR Story

Food is the world’s unified culture and language. The Lebanese Um Khalil was established in 1977 in the historical city , Jerash, which is 40KM north of Amman.
It was founded by a Lebanese woman, Antoinette Ramy, she was known as “Um Khalil” to the Jordanian people.

Jerash is internationally acknowledged as one of the best preserved province cities of the Roman Empire, tourist come from all over the world to see its monuments. The Lebanese Um Khalil is located near the monuments. It is one of the oldest restaurants in Jordan. Its location has grabbed the attention of local and international families that it even became a tradition to regularly visit the restaurant especially during holidays and weekends.

The Lebanese Um Khalil is specialized in Lebanese cuisine. It offers a wide range of delicacies accompanied with exceptional Lebanese service and Arab hospitality.
The restaurant has attracted eminent, famous and historical figures from all over the world such as his majesty King Hussein, King of Jordan and Nelson Mandela, the president of the Republic of South Africa.

We also hosted his Majesty King Abdulla and his wife, her Majesty Queen Rania of
Jordan, her Majesty queen of Holland, MR. Kofi Annan, MR. Bean and many more.


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