There’s a food revolution going on with new hidden restaurants opening in far flung places and extraordinary venues. They are breaking the conventions of the restaurant world, by creating bespoke and unlikely establishments that demand diners get off the beaten track to discover.
Hidden Kitchens with Michel Roux Jr, sees him take him travel across the UK, in search of Britain's best hidden restaurants, and looking for inspiration for his own. As challenge to himself he is setting up his own hidden restaurant far away from his 2 Michelin starred London restaurant, Le Gavroche. In a place, near where he grew up as a child in Kent, his converted Oast House restaurant, with just 18 covers, will afford him the chance to cook in a simpler, more personal and rustic style. The series sees him travelling the country, on a research trip, visiting some of Britain’s best hidden restaurants to learn the secrets of the world of hidden restaurants and to learn the ingredients behind their success.
"Michel Roux Jr’s Hidden Restaurants comes with an interesting premise that’s sure to have viewers heading straight to Google to find out more." - The Standard
“In a world where chefs are encouraged to be brutal, sweary demagogues with diva-like tendencies, he’s a breath of fresh air.” - Saga
“And this programme is every bit as nice as the man himself.” – Saga