Take On The Takeaway

Episode Guide

Series 1 Episode Guide

Episode 1

Series 1 · Episode 1

Top chefs are on a mission to convert kebab lovers and curry addicts to good home-cooked food in this new series. The chefs are on a mission to cook their version of a takeaway in the same time it takes to order and deliver it.

Episode 2

Series 1 · Episode 2

Paul Rankin takes on the challenge of cooking a Greek meal for singleton Chris and his cousin, Mario, at Chris's house in London, as Take on the Takeaway continues.

Episode 3

Series 1 · Episode 3

Ainsley Harriott knows a thing or two about cooking Caribbean food and he sets out to prove it today, as he takes on the takeaway in Battersea, South London.

Episode 4

Series 1 · Episode 4

Angela Hartnett takes up the challenge of cooking Mexican burritos for two busy colleagues who have neither the time nor the inclination to cook themselves, in tonight's instalment of the series which aims to convert lovers of takeaway food to home-cooked food.

Simon Rimmer

Series 1 · Episode 5

Chef Simon Rimmer travels to March, in Cambridgeshire, to take on the onerous task of cooking a chicken doner kebab for takeaway fanatics Gavin and best mate, Darrell.

Gino D'Acampo

Series 1 · Episode 6

Italian chef Gino D'Acampo takes food seriously. Telling him a chippy can make better cod and chips than him is motive enough for him to take on the takeaway.

Ken Hom

Series 1 · Episode 7

Ken Hom travels to London to take on a Chinese takeaway in Finchley. Two of the takeaway's best customers are Rob and his mate, Amanda. Both claim that hectic work schedules and busy social lives leave them with little time to cook their own food and so they eat takeaways about five times a week. Amanda juggles two jobs, teaching children to dance and working in a bar, while Rob works long hours as a recruitment manager.

Jean Christophe Novelli

Series 1 · Episode 8

Frenchman Jean Christophe Novelli comes from the gourmet capital of the world. He is convinced that food made with fresh ingredients at home will always taste better than a takeaway and, with that in mind, Jean Christophe heads to Enfield to take on the local Thai takeaway. Two people who regularly order in from there are accountant Kate and sales manager Michelle.

Antonio Carluccio

Series 1 · Episode 9

Celebrity chefs comes to the home of a Chinese takeaway or a pizza addict to cook their favourite takeaway dish, aiming to beat the takeaway on time, cost and taste.

Gary Rhodes

Series 1 · Episode 10

Celebrity chefs comes to the home of a Chinese takeaway or a pizza addict to cook their favourite takeaway dish, aiming to beat the takeaway on time, cost and taste.

James Tanner

Series 1 · Episode 11

Celebrity chefs comes to the home of a Chinese takeaway or a pizza addict to cook their favourite takeaway dish, aiming to beat the takeaway on time, cost and taste.