The Hairy Bikers' Asian Adventure
|The Hairy Bikers' Asian Adventure|
|Country of origin||United Kingdom|
|No. of series||1|
|No. of episodes||6|
|Running time||60 minutes|
|Original network||BBC Two|
|Original release||13 February– 20 March 2014|
The Hairy Bikers' Asian Adventure is a British cookery and travel show presented by The Hairy Bikers, Dave Myers and Simon King. It follows them travelling around Asia trying the local cuisine, meeting local people and cooking some native dishes themselves. The series began airing on 13 February 2014 on BBC Two.
|Episode||Original airdate||Location in Asia||Viewing figures (millions)||BBC Two weekly rank|
|1||13 February 2014||Hong Kong||2.55||10|
|2||20 February 2014||Bangkok||2.73||8|
|3||27 February 2014||Thailand||2.24||7|
|4||6 March 2014||Tokyo||2.40||7|
|5||13 March 2014||Mount Fuji, Kyoto, Kobe||2.44||6|
|6||20 March 2014||South Korea||2.32||8|
The first episode saw positive UK overnight ratings of 2.33m (10.1% share) beating Channel 4 and Channel 5 in the same slot. Slightly negative comments were made by The Independent, saying 'Si and Dave's antics prove hard to stomach'.
- "Series 1, The Hairy Bikers' Asian Adventure - BBC Two". BBC.
- "Inspector George Gently rises to 5.5m". 14 February 2014.
- "Hairy Bikers' Asian Adventure, TV review: Their Hong Kong hosts are". 13 February 2014.