Roland is writing a book and when he sinds out that a publisher will be eating in the restaurant, he is determined to show that he is a top-quality cook.
Roland ends up agreeing to update the menu when Caroline keeps going on at him but he ends up delegating the task to Bib. When culinary superstar Shay Marshall pays a visit, the sous chef decides to try out a variety of unusual recipes, which ends up stirring up plenty of resentment in the kitchen.
Bob finds himself being forced to go see somebody at the fertility clinic.
Health and safety inspector Heather Critch vists the restuarant and her reputation forces Roland to give up his usual routine of casual bribery and make an effort to improve the standards in the kitchen.
Roland gets the chance to film a segment for a television show. Bib finds himself distracted when Skoose manages to usurp his role as Roland's right-hand man.
Roland begins interviewing for a replacement sous chef as Bib gets ready to start a new life in Australia. With Robin away Caroline is left at the mercy of Celia's bartending skills.