Tricks of the Restaurant Trade

  

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Tricks of the Restaurant TradeCan menus persuade us to buy more? How are restaurants catering for growing numbers of customers with allergies? Plus: making good use of perfectly sensible food waste. (S5 Ep6/6) [AD,S]Fri, Jun 21, 1:55 AMChannel 425 mins
Tricks of the Restaurant TradeThe team check out food options when flying, how pubs and bars are catering for the growing number of teetotallers, and the cost to restaurants of 'no shows'... (S5 Ep5/6) [AD,S]Fri, Jun 14, 1:50 AMChannel 425 mins
Tricks of the Restaurant TradeSimon Rimmer and Sophie Morgan reveal how pizza cheese isn't always as genuine as we think it is. Plus, airport restaurants, how to make Simon's pasta sauce, and more. (S5 Ep4/6) [AD,S]Tue, Jun 11, 1:25 AMChannel 430 mins
Tricks of the Restaurant TradeAdam explores 'cakeage', where restaurants charge customers to eat their own celebration cakes. Plus: in-home delivery meal kits, and restaurant meal calorie counts. (S5 Ep3/6) [AD,S]Sun, Jun 2, 12:30 PMChannel 430 mins
Tricks of the Restaurant TradeSimon Rimmer discovers the challenges that Pizza Hut face in creating a vegan menu. Plus: the food trend that's bringing street food in from the cold: food halls. (S5 Ep2/6) [AD,S]Sun, May 26, 12:30 PMChannel 430 mins
Tricks of the Restaurant TradeSimon Rimmer visits Wagamama's Noodle Lab. The team also investigate monster milkshakes, waste food apps and upselling. And Simon reveals how to cook restaurant-quality fish. (S5 Ep1/6) [AD,S]Sun, May 19, 12:30 PMChannel 430 mins
Tricks of the Restaurant TradeSophie explores the latest developments in the ongoing battle for hot drink dominance between tea and coffee. Plus: the surprising amount of salt in some desserts, and more. (S4 Ep6/6) [AD,S]Sat, Jun 9, 3:35 AMChannel 425 mins
Tricks of the Restaurant TradeSophie explores the latest developments in the ongoing battle for hot drink dominance between tea and coffee. Plus: the surprising amount of salt in some desserts, and more. (S4 Ep6/6) [AD,S]Mon, Jun 4, 8:30 PMChannel 430 mins
Tricks of the Restaurant TradeThe inside guide to eating out. This episode explores the impact that social media has had on restaurants. And can Seyi Rhodes revive a meat dish that's fallen out of favour? (S4 Ep5/6) [AD,S]Sat, Jun 2, 2:55 AMChannel 425 mins
Tricks of the Restaurant TradeThe inside guide to eating out. This episode explores the impact that social media has had on restaurants. And can Seyi Rhodes revive a meat dish that's fallen out of favour? (S4 Ep5/6) [AD,S]Mon, May 28, 8:30 PMChannel 430 mins
Tricks of the Restaurant TradeThis episode investigates how big brands are interpreting the move towards healthier food and drink. Plus: the psychological trick on restaurant menus to make diners spend more. (S4 Ep4/6) [AD,S]Fri, May 25, 3:15 AMChannel 425 mins
Tricks of the Restaurant TradeThis episode investigates how big brands are interpreting the move towards healthier food and drink. Plus: the psychological trick on restaurant menus to make diners spend more. (S4 Ep4/6) [AD,S]Mon, May 21, 8:30 PMChannel 430 mins
Tricks of the Restaurant TradeSimon Rimmer reveals the best restaurant special offers and proves that plenty of big chains are willing to give away food and drink for free. And which chips are the healthiest? (S4 Ep3/6) [AD,S]Fri, May 18, 4:10 AMChannel 425 mins
Tricks of the Restaurant TradeSimon Rimmer reveals the best restaurant special offers and proves that plenty of big chains are willing to give away food and drink for free. And which chips are the healthiest? (S4 Ep3/6) [AD,S]Mon, May 14, 8:30 PMChannel 430 mins
Tricks of the Restaurant TradeSimon unlocks the science of what happens to our taste buds during air travel. Adam explores food mash-ups, from sushi burgers to cronuts. Sophie checks out service station food. (S4 Ep2/6) [AD,S]Fri, May 11, 3:15 AMChannel 425 mins
Tricks of the Restaurant TradeSimon unlocks the science of what happens to our taste buds during air travel. Adam explores food mash-ups, from sushi burgers to cronuts. Sophie checks out service station food. (S4 Ep2/6) [AD,S]Mon, May 7, 8:30 PMChannel 430 mins
Tricks of the Restaurant TradeThe inside guide to eating out returns. Simon Rimmer explores the secretive world of research and development at Starbucks. Plus: cocktails, restaurant apps and bottled water. (S4 Ep1/6) [AD,S]Fri, May 4, 3:20 AMChannel 425 mins
Tricks of the Restaurant TradeThe inside guide to eating out returns. Simon Rimmer explores the secretive world of research and development at Starbucks. Plus: cocktails, restaurant apps and bottled water. (S4 Ep1/6) [AD,S]Mon, Apr 30, 8:30 PMChannel 430 mins
Tricks of the Restaurant TradeSimon checks out the fast-growing high street trend of dessert bars. Why does American fast food taste different on each side of the Atlantic? And how do you undress a lobster? (S3 Ep5/6)Mon, Nov 13, 8:30 PMChannel 430 mins
Tricks of the Restaurant TradeSophie Morgan gets some diehard British curry fans to check out new authentic Indian restaurants. Plus: the shopping centre restaurant that changes its menu every eight weeks. (S3 Ep4/6) [AD,S]Mon, Nov 6, 8:30 PMChannel 430 mins
Tricks of the Restaurant TradeWhat does the growth of home delivery companies like Deliveroo mean for consumers and restaurants? Simon exposes hidden sugar in our favourite restaurant meals. (S3 Ep3/6)Mon, Oct 30, 8:30 PMChannel 430 mins
Tricks of the Restaurant TradeSophie Morgan checks out children's menus. Simon Rimmer discovers that fish and chips isn't as British as we think. And we investigate the disappearance of 125ml glasses of wine. (S3 Ep2/6) [AD,S]Mon, Oct 23, 8:30 PMChannel 430 mins
Tricks of the Restaurant TradeKate Quilton takes some hungry taxi drivers out for dinner, with portion sizes from a generation ago, as she explores how restaurant portions have grown without us noticing. (S2 Ep4/4) [AD,S,SL]Thu, Dec 15, 2:40 AMChannel 425 mins
Tricks of the Restaurant TradeThis episode reveals what's in some big brand names' takeaway lunches. Are takeaway salads and soups as healthy as we think? Plus: why you shouldn't eat at your desk. (S2 Ep3/4) [AD,S,SL]Sat, Dec 3, 3:25 AMChannel 425 mins
Tricks of the Restaurant TradeThis episode reveals what's in some big brand names' takeaway lunches. Are takeaway salads and soups as healthy as we think? Plus: why you shouldn't eat at your desk. (S2 Ep3/4) [AD,S]Mon, Nov 28, 8:30 PMChannel 430 mins
Tricks of the Restaurant TradeSimon Rimmer, Kate Quilton and Adam Pearson reveal how to get great deals on good food. This episode goes behind the scenes at one of the biggest sushi chains on the high street. (S2 Ep2/4) [AD,S,SL]Thu, Nov 24, 3:45 AMChannel 425 mins
Tricks of the Restaurant TradeWould you know - or care - if a cocktail you bought in a restaurant had come ready-made in a carton? This episode examines how restaurants are serving pre-prepared food and drink.(S1 Ep3) [S]Fri, Sep 23, 1:00 PMChannel 435 mins