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Turning around a failing restaurant is a daunting challenge under the best of circumstances. Attempting to do it in just two days with only $10,000 may be impossible, but that's exactly ... See full summary »
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Robert Irvine ...  Himself - Host / ... 163 episodes, 2011-2019
Tom Bury Tom Bury ...  Himself - Construction Manager / ... 157 episodes, 2011-2019
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Turning around a failing restaurant is a daunting challenge under the best of circumstances. Attempting to do it in just two days with only $10,000 may be impossible, but that's exactly what Chef Robert Irvine sets out to do in his new Food Network show, Restaurant Impossible. Robert will use a little MacGyver and a lot of muscle to rescue these desperate places from complete collapse. Can one man, in two days, with $10,000, turn the tide of a failing restaurant and give hope to the owners and their employees? Find out as Robert Irvine takes on Restaurant: Impossible. Written by Anonymous

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10 stars great show.
5 May 2019 | by R-D-SSee all my reviews

Robert Irvine is an inspiration for failing eateries. It's interesting to see what he can do with what is already there and work with the menu to help make businesses successful. Some might be sensitive to his in your face style, but it gets things done. Great show.


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