Yamas Mediterranean: Culinary Gem in Winston-Salem

Cheers to Good Health and Exquisite Flavors at Yamas Mediterranean Street Food

Yamas Mediterranean: Explore rich Mediterranean flavors and traditions at this Winston-Salem gem, where dining becomes a delightful journey. Family-owned gem, part of the Michael Family Restaurant Group, blends Mediterranean warmth with modern twists, serving North Carolina traditional recipes.

A Family Legacy of Hospitality and Culinary Excellence

The story behind Yamas is as rich as its menu. Chris and Zoe, creators of this culinary venture, blend Cypriot and Pennsylvanian family legacies, infusing a passion for hospitality and food. Since 1984, their journey has led to numerous successful restaurants, including the 2019 opening of Yamas Mediterranean Street Food.

A Menu That Celebrates Freshness and Flavor

Yamas’ menu is a testament to the Mediterranean’s healthy, vibrant cuisine. Customize meals with grain bowls, salad bowls, and sandwiches, featuring fresh, nutritious ingredients through Yamas Mediterranean’s Build-Your-Favorite approach. Menu boasts traditional gyro, chicken souvlaki, falafel, and exotic options like pomegranate-braised lamb, presenting diverse protein choices.

Vegetarian, gluten-free and vegan-friendly options abound, with a plethora of dips, spreads, and toppings ensuring a burst of flavor in every bite. The emphasis on ancient grains, organic greens, and a profusion of spices underlines their commitment to health and taste​​.

Yamas Creekshire A vibrant display of fresh salads and hearty grain bowls, a Mediterranean delight
Credit: Megan Parker
Indulge in Yamas Creekshire's delectable Rice Pudding, a sweet Mediterranean treat.
Credit: Megan Parker

A Culinary Experience Rooted in Tradition

At Yamas, it’s not just about eating; it’s about experiencing. The restaurant’s philosophy, “Yamas — cheers to good health,” reflects their commitment to dishes crafted with joy, rooted in thousands of years of Mediterranean tradition. The ambiance of the restaurant mirrors this philosophy, offering a space where family and friends can gather to enjoy meals that nourish both body and soul​​.

Visit Yamas for an Unforgettable Mediterranean Experience

Yamas Mediterranean Street Food is open for dine-in, takeout, and delivery, from Monday to Sunday, 11 am to 8 pm, ready to welcome you to a world of flavors that are as healthy as they are delicious. With two convenient locations, one on 4th Street near Foothills Brew Pub and the other in Creekshire, Yamas extends its warmth and delicious offerings to more residents and visitors of Winston-Salem​​. So why wait? Step into Yamas and say “cheers” to good health and great food!



624 W 4th St. 

Winston-Salem, NC 27101


1330 Creekshire Way

Winston-Salem, NC 27103

Spicy shug cilantro jalapeño sauce drizzling over a mouthwatering grain bowl at Yamas Creekshire
Credit: Megan Parker
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Megan Parker, Marketing Director at Coastal Insider, is a seasoned videographer and photographer residing in Market Common with her family, including her son Bodhi. A Coastal Carolina University alumna, Megan combines her experience in domestic and international fashion photography with her marketing skills, creating a structured and dynamic approach that drives her professional success.