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Less waste, more taste! Big Zuu opens pop-up restaurant serving reimagined waste food ahead of new series airing on UKTV's Dave and UKTV Play

12/09/2023

12th September 2023

Big Zuu launches pop-up restaurant, Big Zuus Big Eatery, in Londons West End this October

Restaurant focuses on turning food waste into gourmet bites inspired by BAFTA-winning series Big Zuus Big Eats

Pop up will be free to general public ahead of the fourth series of Big Zuus Big Eats on Dave and UKTV Play

Set menu includes 3 courses, curated by Big Zuu

Big Zuus Big Eatery will be open on Friday 6th and Saturday 7th October via bookings on Eventbrite

Award-winning TV channel Dave is set to open Big Zuus Big Eatery this Autumn - a pop-up restaurant featuring ingredients that have been entirely recycled. It intends to highlight the huge amount of food waste ahead of Big Zuus forthcoming new series Big Zuus Big Eats on Dave and free streaming service UKTV Play at the end of the month.

On the Friday 5th and Saturday 6th October, Big Zuus Big Eats will become a restaurant and take over well-known West End food spot, Maison Bab. Big Zuus Big Eatery, the aptly named pop-up restaurant will coincide with the release of series four of Big Zuus Big Eats and be open to the public for two nights only, featuring a menu curated by Zuu himself.

The eatery will offer up a little eat followed by a three-course meal inspired by the show to encourage people to rethink their food consumption and waste habits.

The menu is ingeniously crafted to celebrate the UKs most overlooked and underappreciated food products, transforming waste items into gourmet wonders that are packed with irresistible flavour. Everyday ingredients such as cucumbers, bread and cheese are incorporated to create dishes such as Buffalo chicken shawarma with blue cheese sauce and apple slaw and salted cod & monkfish croquettes with tzatziki.

Big Zuu said:

You know Im all about serving up vibes on TV! Well now Im gassed to bring the vibes from your screens to the streets with my pop-up joint to celebrate the fourth series of Big Zuus Big Eats! Bored of your leftovers or always throwing food out? Were here to remix tired, bland ingredients and spice em up! For two nights only were dishing out epic bites that are big on flavour and little on waste - come through and lets feast!

The new series of Daves BAFTA-winning entertainment series Big Zuus Big Eats sees Big Zuu, Tubsey and Hyder create a range of inspired dishes for highly acclaimed athletes, presenters, comedians, and musicians.

The star-studded celebrity line-up joining Big Zuu, Tubsey and Hyder in the Big Eats HQ this series includes British rapper Aitch, Olympic Gold medallist and marathon champion Sir Mo Farah, and Arsenal football legend turned football commentator Alex Scott. The new series will air on Dave and UKTV Play from Monday 25th September.

How do I get tickets? Tables can be booked on Eventbrite and earn you a 3-course meal plus a free drink. Click on the Eventbrite link here. Tickets go live on Tuesday 12th September at 12:00pm. Organisers say there will be no walk-ins, so book in advance to avoid disappointment.

More about Big Zuus Big Eats Pop Up

Where is it? Maison Bab, 4 Mercer Walk, London, WC2H 9FA

When does it open? Friday 6th and Saturday 7th October 2023. No walk-ins.

Series one to three of the show are available to watch here on UKTV Play now.

For more information, please contact: Catriona Barnard, catriona.barnard@taylorherring.com

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About Dave

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Dave is the award-winning entertainment channel home to a veritable feast of UKTV Original comedy hits from some of the biggest stars in the UK. Comedy entertainment shows like BAFTA-winning Big Zuus Big Eats, Outsiders, Mel Giedroyc: Unforgivable, Worlds Most Dangerous Roads and Alan Davies: As Yet Untitled, sit alongside scripted comedies such as Meet The Richardsons and Sneakerhead.

But Dave isnt just restricted to television screens. Theres exclusive online content, with YouTubes Outsiders: Gone Wild with David Mitchell and Get Off My Phone! featuring Grace Campbell, Thanyia Moore, Ania Magliano, Travis Jay and more, as well as Facebook series The Comedy Guide To Life, Bad Advice with Olga Koch and BackChat. Daves partnership with CALM has led to exclusive commissions and innovative online and marketing campaigns such as #BeTheMateYoudWant. Dave also crowns its winner of Daves Joke of the Fringe at Edinburgh each year.

About UKTV

UKTV has been at the forefront of branded television for over 30 years, entertaining the nation with programmes they love. Its leading brands - Dave, Gold, W, Drama, Alibi, Eden and Yesterday - span comedy, entertainment, natural history, factual and scripted drama, and are delivered to audiences through UKTV Play, Freeview, Sky, Virgin Media, BT, TalkTalk, YouView, Freesat and Amazon Fire. The broadcaster is a significant investor in British creativity and is committed to working with new and established writers, directors and programme-makers.

UKTV is part of BBC Studios, the UKs most-awarded production company, a world-class distributor with international branded services, and a commercial subsidiary of the worlds leading public service broadcaster, the BBC.

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About UKTV Play

UKTV Play is an on demand TV service providing instant access to shows from UKTVs free-to-air channels - Dave, W, Yesterday and Drama.

With the easy-to-use UKTV Play app you can browse and stream hundreds of shows for free via your computer, tablet or smart phone. You can also watch on the telly thanks to Amazon, Apple TV, Fire TV and Fire TV Stick, Freeview, NOW TV, Roku and YouView.

If youre a Sky, Virgin Media, BT TV or TalkTalk TV customer, shows from other great UKTV channels - Gold, Alibi and Eden - are also on the menu.

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