About Us

Authentic Food for Sophisticated Palates

With a passion to serve you with rare flavors that you will cherish for a lifetime, SUMER Restaurantwas started by 3 partners, all of them Iraq. Inspired by the bold and articulated flavors of Iraq and the Middle East, SUMER is committed to serving New York with fresh, handmade and authentic food in a relaxed environment.

Origin of our name

We adopted our name from the word “Sumer” – the first urban civilization in the historical region of southern Mesopotamia, modern-day southern Iraq. Deriving inspiration the rich food culture of Middle East, we strive to bring about a one-of-its-kind of experience in New York through our various delicacies, served with love.

We take immense pride in the quality of our food. We only serve our guests with freshly prepared food and 100% halal meat.

Our Mission

To create modern, creative and traditional middle-eastern recipes meeting the highest standards of quality and freshness.

Our Vision

To keep our concept fresh, exciting and on the cutting edge of the hospitality and entertainment industry.