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Restaurant owners call a company, called "mystery diners", when/if they are suspicious about their employees. Sometimes they steal or treat customers badly etc... The company will set up surveillance cameras and use actors to help find evidence that the employees are doing these things, sometimes leading to them getting suspended, fired or sued.

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In the episode "Greek Tragedy" the restaurant " My Greek Italian Restaurant is located at 2303 N Pearl St. Tacoma, WA 98406. The building is a former "Shari's" Restaurant which is a franchise here in the Northwest that uses the same architectural features throughout the chain of locations. The Greek Restaurant has closed since the filming but the building remains standing. See more »

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Embarrassingly fake and pointless.
17 April 2013 | by (United States) – See all my reviews

The fact that Cooking Channel has the audacity to pass this off as "reality" is an insult to their viewers' intelligence. Everyone on the show is an actor (most are laughably bad) and the entire show is nothing but a poorly-staged ruse passed off as reality for the enjoyment of only the most tragically gullible of TV viewers.

Why on earth would anyone ever want to watch such a blatantly scripted fraud of a show? Bad form, Cooking Channel. There's no place for this kind of trashiness on your otherwise decent network. All it does is undermine the credibility of the rest of your programming.

P.T. Barnum once said that there's a sucker born every minute, and judging by the fact that this show is somehow still on the air, his estimate seems far too conservative.


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