96 episodes

Comedians Ed Gamble and James Acaster invite special guests into their magical restaurant to each choose their favourite starter, main course, side dish, dessert and drink. Ever wanted to eat your dream meal? It's time to order Off Menu.

Produced by Ben Williams for Plosive Productions.
Photography by Paul Gilbey.
Illustrations by Amy Browne. (Instagram: @amybrowneishere)

Off Menu with Ed Gamble and James Acaster Plosive Productions

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    • 4.9 • 943 Ratings

Comedians Ed Gamble and James Acaster invite special guests into their magical restaurant to each choose their favourite starter, main course, side dish, dessert and drink. Ever wanted to eat your dream meal? It's time to order Off Menu.

Produced by Ben Williams for Plosive Productions.
Photography by Paul Gilbey.
Illustrations by Amy Browne. (Instagram: @amybrowneishere)

    Best of 2020

    Best of 2020

    To mark the end of such a fantastic year for everyone, we revisit our favourite clips from the last 12 months of Off Menu.


    We'll be back for series 5 in the new year. Bon appétit!


    Recorded and edited by Ben Williams for Plosive Productions.
    Artwork by Paul Gilbey (photography and design) and Amy Browne (illustrations).


    Follow Off Menu on Twitter and Instagram: @offmenuofficial.
    And go to our website www.offmenupodcast.co.uk for a list of restaurants recommended on the show.


    Watch Ed and James's YouTube series 'Just Puddings'. Watch here.
     
    See acast.com/privacy for privacy and opt-out information.

    • 2 hr 58 min
    Ed and James and Willie and Joe’s Perfect Chocolate Christmas

    Ed and James and Willie and Joe’s Perfect Chocolate Christmas

    Yes, we made it happen. Willie Harcourt-Cooze and Joe Thomas meet at last for a festive, lamb-based chat with Ed and James. Merry Christmas!
    (And this episode was recorded before Tier 4 was announced.)


    Buy Willie’s chocolate at www.williescacao.com


    Recorded and edited by Ben Williams for Plosive Productions.
    Artwork by Paul Gilbey (photography and design) and Amy Browne (illustrations).


    Follow Off Menu on Twitter and Instagram: @offmenuofficial.
    And go to our website www.offmenupodcast.co.uk for a list of restaurants recommended on the show.


    Watch Ed and James's YouTube series 'Just Puddings'. Watch here.
     
    See acast.com/privacy for privacy and opt-out information.

    • 29 min
    Ep 87: Sarah Millican (Christmas Special)

    Ep 87: Sarah Millican (Christmas Special)

    Grab the KFC gravy, it’s another classic Off Menu Christmas Special, and we welcome Sarah Millican to the dream restaurant. And we’ll make sure her meal is piled high on a plate.


    Sarah Millican is on tour in 2021/2022 with ‘Bobby Dazzler’. For tour dates and tickets visit sarahmillican.co.uk.
    Follow Sarah Millican on Twitter @SarahMillican75 and Instagram @thesarahmillican.
    #JoinIn will be happening on Twitter on Christmas Day.


    Recorded and edited by Ben Williams for Plosive Productions.
    Artwork by Paul Gilbey (photography and design) and Amy Browne (illustrations).


    Follow Off Menu on Twitter and Instagram: @offmenuofficial.
    And go to our website www.offmenupodcast.co.uk for a list of restaurants recommended on the show.


    Watch Ed and James's YouTube series 'Just Puddings'. Watch here.
     
    See acast.com/privacy for privacy and opt-out information.

    • 1 hr 22 min
    Ep 86: Russell Howard (Christmas Special)

    Ep 86: Russell Howard (Christmas Special)

    Happy Festivus! The nation’s sweetheart Russell Howard joins us in the merry dream restaurant for an Off Menu Christmas Special.


    The Russell Howard Hour Christmas Special is on Thu 17 Dec at 10pm
    Follow Russell Howard on Twitter and Instagram: @russellhoward


    Recorded and edited by Ben Williams for Plosive Productions.
    Artwork by Paul Gilbey (photography and design) and Amy Browne (illustrations).


    Follow Off Menu on Twitter and Instagram: @offmenuofficial.
    And go to our website www.offmenupodcast.co.uk for a list of restaurants recommended on the show.


    Watch Ed and James's YouTube series 'Just Puddings'. Watch here.
     
    See acast.com/privacy for privacy and opt-out information.

    • 1 hr 9 min
    Ep 85: Jo Brand

    Ep 85: Jo Brand

    It’s the final episode of series 4, and what better way to end the season than with alternative comedy legend (and Bake Off Extra Slice host) Jo Brand? Plus there’s a new verse to James’s Cawston Press chart-topper.


    Follow Jo Brand on Instagram: @iamnotjobrand


    Recorded and edited by Ben Williams for Plosive Productions.
    Artwork by Paul Gilbey (photography and design) and Amy Browne (illustrations).


    Follow Off Menu on Twitter and Instagram: @offmenuofficial.
    And go to our website www.offmenupodcast.co.uk for a list of restaurants recommended on the show.


    Watch Ed and James's YouTube series 'Just Puddings'. Watch here.
     
    See acast.com/privacy for privacy and opt-out information.

    • 1 hr 11 min
    Ep 84: Jayde Adams

    Ep 84: Jayde Adams

    Get the Renniés out, West Country comedian and host of Channel 4 food show ‘Crazy Delicious’ Jayde Adams has a table booked this week. #jaydebangamash


    Watch Jayde Adams’s special ‘Serious Black Jumper’ on Amazon Prime.
    Watch ‘Crazy Delicious’ on All 4.


    Recorded and edited by Ben Williams for Plosive Productions.
    Artwork by Paul Gilbey (photography and design) and Amy Browne (illustrations).


    Follow Off Menu on Twitter and Instagram: @offmenuofficial.
    And go to our website www.offmenupodcast.co.uk for a list of restaurants recommended on the show.


    Watch Ed and James's YouTube series 'Just Puddings'. Watch here.
     
    See acast.com/privacy for privacy and opt-out information.

    • 1 hr 4 min

Customer Reviews

4.9 out of 5
943 Ratings

943 Ratings

telache ,

Great podcast

I love these guys. Great guests with funny and interesting food chatter. Cheers!

gilears yogurt ,

yum yum

high quality podcast

dachshunds4evah ,

Such a joy!

We adored watching James and Ed on Taskmaster, and have loved learning more about them on Off Menu! Their friendly banter and hilarious guests are such a gift during this rough year.

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