Zach Erdem Biography and Wiki
Born Zeynel Erdem Kimdir, Zach Erdem is a Turkey-born entrepreneur and is the owner of Restaurant 75 Main, Blu Mar, Buddha Lounge Hamptons, and Harpoon House hotel. He has served in the beverage industry for over 11 years. Erdem will be leading his staff in the new Discovery+ reality series Serving The Hamptons. Moreover, he was the owner of AM Southampton Nightclub (2016-2019, Summer House Nightclub (2015-2019), and Kozu Japanese Restaurant 92016-2018).
Zach Erdem Age | Birthday
Born in 1982, Erdem is 40 years old as of 2022. The Restaurant 75 Main owner has not disclosed his exact date of birth thus it is unclear when he celebrates his birthday.
Zach Erdem Parents
Erdem was born in Erzincan, Turkey to his parents. He uses the name Zach because it sounds closer to America. He revealed that he used to be a Shepherd from 7 a.m to 7 p.m before moving to New York in 2002 at the age of 21. In an interview with Dan’s Papers, Erdem said:
“When I was a shepherd, I took my animals to a different location and I passed by the railroad a few miles away from my village,” He further added: “When I was walking by the train tracks, I saw a newspaper on the ground. The front page had an image of New York City, and it was then that I realized my dream to come to America and New York.”
Moreover, Erdem has six brothers; one named Ali. In an interview, he said that one of the proudest moments was he was able to show his family what he had achieved when his brother Ali came to Southampton. Erdem is Turkish by ethnicity.
Zach Erdem Height
Erdem stands at a height of 5 feet and 9 inches (approximately).
Zach Erdem Wife
Erdem does not mention publicly whether he has a wife or not. He has kept his personal life away from the public eye. It is therefore unclear if restaurant 75 Main owner is married or is still on the dating scene.
Zach Erdem Education
During his high school education, Erdem studied construction works and then won the Department of Tourism and Hotel Management at Trakya University according to https://www.kimnereli.net/zach-erdem.html
Zach Erdem Job | Restaurants
Erdem is an entrepreneur in the hospitality and restaurant industry. He is the owner of Restaurant 75 Main, Blu Mar, Buddha Lounge Hamptons, and Harpoon House hotel. Besides, he was the owner of AM Southampton Nightclub (2016-2019, Summer House Nightclub (2015-2019), and Kozu Japanese Restaurant 92016-2018). Erdem moved from Turkey to New York in 2002 then to Southampton where he got a dishing wash job at 75 Main. It is at 75 Main that he worked his way up to become a bartender.
Later, Erdem worked as a manager at a restaurant named Nello but in 2010 he was fired after a change of ownership of the restaurant. Around the same time, he was fired, he found out that 75 Main Restaurant was up for sale. Erdem took the risk and bought the restaurant. He transformed it to be one of the Iconic restaurants in Southampton. From it, he gained the title of “The Main Man in Southampton.”
Moreover, A list socialites and celebrities have dined in 75 Main including the Kardashians and Leo DiCaprio. President Joe Biden once ate there when he was a VP for former president Barack Obama.
Zach Erdem Serving The Hamptons
Erdem is a Restaurant and hospitality industry entrepreneur and will be leading his staff in the new Discovery+ reality series Serving The Hamptons, which premieres on April 7, 2022. Erdem is the owner of AM Nightclub, Blu Mar, Summer House Nightclub Lounge, and Harpoon House hotel.
Serving The Hamptons follows “the lives of the young, attractive restaurant staff at Southampton’s ‘it’ destination for dining, 75 Main, as they hook up, argue, and work together to make sure the clients come back for more.”
Serving The Hamptons Season 1 Cast
The other cast members of the DiscoveryPlus reality series, Serving The Hamptons season 1 are:
- Samantha Crichton– VIP Hostess
- Jillian Gough- VIP Hostess
- Victoria Hilton-Manager
- Brogan Wu– Chef
- Jack Tavcar-Waiter
- Jodie Bisasor-Bartender
- Hailey Druek-Waitress
- Ethan Thompson-DJ
- Ryan Fitzpatrick- Bartender
Zach Erdem Net worth
Erdem has an estimated net worth of $5 million. He is the owner of Restaurant 75 Main, AM Nightclub, Blu Mar, Summer House Nightclub Lounge, and Harpoon House hotel. Erdem has over 11 years in the restaurant and beverage industry. He is also on reality television. Erdem stars in the Discovery+ reality series Serving The Hamptons as he leads his staff at 75 Main to work and serves their customers.
Zach Erdem Instagram
The Turkish entrepreneur, Zach is active on Instagram. His Instagram handle is @zacherdem with over 103K followers as of April 2022.