Chef!: Season 1, Episode 2

Beyond the Pass (4 Feb. 1993)

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Gareth and Janice decide to buy the restaurant, forcing them to make some sacrifices.



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Episode cast overview:
Caroline Lee-Johnson ...
Janice (as Caroline Lee Johnson)
Roger Griffiths ...
Elizabeth Bennett ...
Gary Parker ...
Erkan Mustafa ...
Matthew Byam-Shaw ...
Derek (as Matthew Byam Shaw)
Geoffrey McGivern ...
Shelley Minto ...


Le Château is still making losses and Gareth is offered the option to buy the place. As it was their lifelong dream to have their own restaurant, Janice and Gareth decide to do it. Janice will be manager and taking care of the finances because, he has to admit it, Gareth is no good with money. To finance the place however some sacrifices have to be made; the expensive house and the expensive car got to go and economical principles have to be introduced into the kitchen. Janice and Gareth also have to visit a bank manager for a loan. Janice fears the worst as Gareth absolutely despises banks. Written by Arnoud Tiele (

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Gareth: Please remove the maggots, rat carcasses, and corpses of shocked health inspectors and make the place fit for the preparation of sodding food.
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