About the Show
The knives (and forks) are out as a group of strangers compete for the title of ultimate dinner party host. And the £1000 on the table adds spice to the proceedings...
Series 37 Summary
More individuals compete against one another to host the perfect dinner party
Episode 1 - East Oxfordshire
In East Oxfordshire, bubbly Charlotte hopes her 'happy' themed menu will put a smile on her guests' faces. But one guest doesn't react too well when the scores are revealed...
Episode 2 - North Somerset
Grandma Sue hopes to impress her guests in north Somerset with her simple home cooking. But she's competing with Heidi's posh nosh, Myles' movie night, and Nick's fancy French cuisine.
Episode 3 - Glasgow
In Glasgow, David tries to woo his guests with a modern day Irish menu with a very special cabbage pesto. And Liz blows everyone away with her bling, but are they as impressed by the meal?
Episode 4 - Manchester
In Manchester, Chris hopes to impress his guests with his own dish, 'Nacho Pie'. And there's a battle between the French and the English as Thomas and Wendy host patriotic inspired nights.
Episode 5 - Cardiff
In Cardiff, 'Queen of cooking' Lianne is up against all the glitz and glam of actor and musician Lee's Rat Pack-themed evening, which includes a full swing band in his living room
Episode 6 - Cambridgeshire
In Cambridgeshire there's Jacuzzi dining, unlikely celebrity lookalikes and unusual games of hide and seek, plus simmering tension, which leads to an explosive row on the final night
Episode 7 - Wolverhampton
In Wolverhampton, straight-talking Shermayne can't hide her disgust at Curtis's home-cooked food. And disco fan Carl hopes a night filled with dance floor classics will bag him the grand.
Episode 8 - South East London
In south east London, there's cutting culinary critique and intriguing international cuisine, friendships are made, hilarious secrets are revealed and outrageous outfits are de rigueur
Episode 9 - The Midlands
Daljit serves family-inspired Punjabi recipes, Kirsty showcases her Jamaican roots, Nicola embraces the festival vibe and David performs stand-up comedy in this episode from the Midlands
Episode 10 - Portsmouth
There are tears and tantrums in this episode from in and around Portsmouth: Michael Jackson super-fan Sian reveals how much she loves the King of Pop and Rob rubs everyone up the wrong way.
Episode 11 - Colchester
In Colchester, not even Maureen's best Deidre Barlow impression can save her prawns served in an ashtray, and Maurice's steak and chicken consommé comes with a side order of poetry
Episode 12 - York
In York, German-born Svenja plans to broaden the minds of her guests with her German take on British food. And the best part of Nichola's holiday-themed night appears to be the piñata.
Episode 13 - Oxfordshire
In Oxfordshire, Lynsey hopes her 'mates' favourites' menu will win over her new friends. But as the week goes on, banter turns to bust-up, and it's up to health fan Simon to keep the peace.
Episode 14 - Milton Keynes
In Milton Keynes, Becky hopes to impress her guests with a menu which has cheese in every single course. But the atmosphere turns heated; can Chris cool it down with his alpine theme?
Episode 15 - Bristol
In an episode of extreme highs and ravaging lows in Bristol, straight-talking Frenchwoman Anne refuses to drink Richard's wine, calls his job boring, barks at Harriet and recites erotica
Episode 16 - Glasgow
In Glasgow, John hopes his Scottish themed night will wow his guests. And how will non-Scottish contestant, Peter, fare when he attempts some traditional local food?
Episode 17 - Cardiff
In Cardiff, comedian Dan competes with Julie's Teutonic treats, Jess' impressive dessert and Jason's tour of Thailand
Episode 18 - Cambridge
In Cambridge, Tom hopes to impress guests Nicole, Sam and Philip. Over the week there are scandalous stories, fabulous food and even a spot of kick-boxing, but who will win the £1000?
Episode 19 - Leicester
In Leicester, differences of opinions between reigning Miss Rutland, Chloe and waitress Tayeba make for some entertaining exchanges around the dinner table
Episode 20 - Northampton
In Northampton, Russell serves camel meatballs. Justyna is confident about her Polish food. Mr T impersonator John reveals his celeb lifestyle and Brenda serves home cooking with a twist.