Chef  Sally Abé celebrates International Women’s Day with a spectacular line-up of female powerhouses of hospitality.

Hosted at Conrad London St James, Sally and team led an inspiring day of talks and networking which explored the wealth of opportunities available in the hospitality industry.

In the Press

The Pem, London: some of the best food in town

‘Dark, atmospheric, intimate, with red velvet booths, mirrors, dark wood and an extensive system of underground tunnels so that uniformed cast members can pop up out of nowhere and make your empty plate disappear without interrupting the magic…’

Tim Hayward


MICHELIN Guide’s Point Of View

‘Set in the elegant surroundings of the Conrad London St. James Hotel, Pem is named after suffragette Emily Wilding Davison. Chef Sally Abé’s experience shines through in dishes that are British in inspiration, contemporary in style and accomplished in technique. ‘

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Sally Abé’s glamorous restaurant sees her elevate classic dishes in her own signature way

‘Nestled within the hyper-smart Conrad London St. James, the menu here is all about taking classic flavour combinations and then refining them to create sophisticated yet familiar dishes.’

Former The Harwood Arms chef Sally Abé is leading the new Westminster based restaurant

‘The Pem is no shrinking violet. “For me, going out for dinner is about having fun,” says Abé. We couldn’t agree more. ‘

Winner of ‘One to Watch 2021’