Real Junk Food Manchester cafe & restaurant

by Corin Bell - Real Junk Food Mcr in Manchester, England, United Kingdom

We did it
On 13th January 2017 we successfully raised £0 with 407 supporters in 28 days

To open Manchester's first waste food pay-as-you-feel cafe, to stamp out food waste in our city and provide hot nutritious meals for all.

by Corin Bell - Real Junk Food Mcr in Manchester, England, United Kingdom

£5 or more

£5 Reward

The High Five - Receive a huge thank you from the team at Real Junk Food Manchester, and a tasty ethical chocolate bar from the lovely folks at Divine Chocolate. We’ll also add your name to our website as a supporter of the project. (unlimited number - but you have to come and pick it up, coz we want you to see our new home!)

£10 or more

£10 Reward

Junk Food Jars - A jar of our very own “This Is Rubbish” waste food jam, chutney or preserve. Made from 100% wasted food ingredients by our own lovely chefs. We’ll also add your name to our website as a supporter of the project. (unlimited number - but you have to come and pick it up, coz we want you to see our new home!)

£25 or more

£25 Reward

Surprise a Friend - This season’s hottest Christmas present! Buy your loved ones a seat at one of our waste food pop-up restaurant evenings when we open! Each £25 donation gets you one seat at the pop-up restaurant evening of your choice, including main meal and dessert! If you’d like to give this as a gift for Christmas, just email us once you’ve donated and we’ll send you a PDF voucher to pop in a card. Dates will be published on our website as soon as we’re ready to open. We’ll also add your name to our website as a supporter of the project. (unlimited number)

£25 or more

£25 Reward

Random Act of Kindness - This season’s hottest Christmas present - only nicer! In the true spirit of giving, we thought we’d invite you all to pay it forward! Donate £25 and buy a lovely hot meal for someone who wouldn’t otherwise be able to afford one. We work with a huge range of organisations who support people with little or no income. For every donation we receive we will actively invite a client of a local support organisation to join us for a slap up meal. We’ll also add your name to our website as a supporter of the project. (unlimited number)

£50 or more

£50 Reward

It Takes Two Baby! - Just so you don’t have to click twice…. and because great food is even better when it’s shared! Donate £50 and get dinner for two at the pop-up restaurant evening of your choice, including main meal and dessert! If you’d like to give this as a gift for Christmas, just email us once you’ve donated and we’ll send you a PDF voucher to pop in a card. Dates will be published on our website as soon as we’re ready to open. We’ll also add your name to our website as a supporter of the project. (unlimited number)

£100 or more

15 of 30 claimed

£100 Reward

Junk Food Skills - An exclusive cooking workshop with our own celebrity head chef, Mary-Ellen McTague. Get stuck in in the kitchen and learn how to create amazing meals that reduce waste and use up left overs, while still dazzling your guests. The workshop is followed by a sit down meal to enjoy the fruits of your labour. (30 places in total - 3 workshops of 10 people each)

£250 or more

4 of 5 claimed

£250 Reward

Junk Food Supper Club - Host a waste food supper club in your own home for up to 10 people! Invite your friends round for a dinner party with a difference, as our amazing chefs create a waste food feast in your own home! (N.B supper clubs hosted more than 20 miles from Manchester city centre will need to support travel, and if necessary accommodation costs of the Real Junk Food Team. Real Junk Food Mcr will provide all food and chefs, you provide the drinks and guests.) (5 available)

£250 or more

2 of 5 claimed

£250 Reward

Junk Food Supper Club - Host a waste food supper club in your own home for up to 10 people! Invite your friends round for a dinner party with a difference, as our amazing chefs create a waste food feast in your own home! (N.B supper clubs hosted more than 20 miles from Manchester city centre will need to support travel, and if necessary accommodation costs of the Real Junk Food Team. Real Junk Food Mcr will provide all food and chefs, you provide the drinks and guests.) (5 available)

£250 or more

9 of 10 claimed

£250 Reward

Junk Food Supper Club - Host a waste food supper club in your own home for up to 10 people! Invite your friends round for a dinner party with a difference, as our amazing chefs create a waste food feast in your own home! (N.B supper clubs hosted more than 20 miles from Manchester city centre will need to support travel, and if necessary accommodation costs of the Real Junk Food Team. Real Junk Food Mcr will provide all food and chefs, you provide the drinks and guests.) (10 available)

£500 or more

2 of 10 claimed

£500 Reward

V.I.Peas - Host your own private dinner party at our restaurant for up to 30 people. You pick the date, invite your nearest and dearest, and enjoy a waste food feast for your next birthday, anniversary, or hey, just because! (We cannot guarantee that the date you want will be available - but we'll do our damndest) (10 available)

£750 or more

1 of 5 claimed

£750 Reward

P.A.R.T.Y Food - Let us cater your next event! Whether it’s a summer birthday BBQ or a Christmas buffet, let us take the stress out of organising an event by rocking up with all the food you need for your guests. (Events for up to 50 guests, and up to 20 miles from Manchester city centre. Other events can be catered, but will incur additional charges for travel or larger parties). (5 available)

£1,000 or more

0 of 3 claimed

£1,000 Reward

Team Real Junk Food - Hold your own team building day with Real Jun Food Mcr! Motivate, inspire and challenge your team by spending the day with Real Junk Food Mcr. In the morning we’ll learn about sustainability and food waste, and how your team can help to save the planet at work and at home. Then it’s into the kitchen to help our amazing chefs to prepare some food. Team building day includes lunch for all attendees. (Depending on dates, we may need to source an external venue for team building days. Max 20 attendees per day) (3 available)

£2,500 or more

1 of 1 claimed

£2,500 Reward

Best Friends Forever - Let us take a special occasion and make it truly magical…. Donate £2,500 and let our amazing Head Chef Mary-Ellen McTague and the Real Junk Food team cater your wedding, corporate launch, or big birthday. Catering for up to 150 guests, within 20 miles of Manchester city centre. (Events of larger numbers or further afield can be catered, but may incur other costs) (only 1 available)

£2,500 or more

0 of 1 claimed

£2,500 Reward

Best Friends Forever - Let us take a special occasion and make it truly magical…. Donate £2,500 and let our amazing Head Chef Mary-Ellen McTague and the Real Junk Food team cater your wedding, corporate launch, or big birthday. Catering for up to 150 guests, within 20 miles of Manchester city centre. (Events of larger numbers or further afield can be catered, but may incur other costs) (only 1 available)

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