Gordon travels to the mountain village of Gaucin. It is half hour away from the Costa del Sol, and it is a brand new up-market start-up restaurant - what could possibly be wrong with it? La Granada Divino has only been open for eight weeks however it is already heading down-hill. The owners, Milan and Gina have never owned a restaurant and have sunk their life savings into the project.
Gordon travels to Capbreton, a coastal town in south west France. He meets Tim and Debbie who are struggling with their three year old restaurant, 'Le Deck'. The couple have injected over a million euros into the restaurant and it is currently losing over 50 grand a year.