The Kitchen

Series

The Kitchen

Comedy set in a Moscow restaurant.

Genres

Comedy, International

Cast

Elena Podkaminskaya, Mark Bogatyrev

Rating

Rating not available

Year

None

Season
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A young cook named Max comes to Moscow to work in the swanky restaurant "Claude Monet."
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Max has the opportunity to manage the bar, but ends up making a complete mess of it. Vika wants to get Max fired so she provokes a fight between him and the bartender Kostya. The chef loses his favorite knife and refuses to cook.
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Max is given a mission for the day. The chef prepares a banquet for the female judge who suspended his driver's license. Vika is pursued by a persistent, but married, admirer.
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Max is given an important assignment. Chef is searching for a traitor. Kostya has a crush on waitress Nastya, and Max decides to play wingman for his new friend.
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Max tries to convince Kostya there's nothing going on between him and Nastya. Fedya challenges Max to a "fish duel," while the other cooks bet on a winner. Chef Victor is determined to win the jackpot.
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Victor prepares for the restaurant's sanitary inspection by organizing a massive kitchen clean-up. Max and Kostya accidentally throw out some rare and expensive truffles. To get them back, they enlist the services of a homeless man.
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Chef Victor burns his mouth and can't taste his own food. He asks other cooks for help, but discovers they're lying to him -- with disastrous results. Max finds himself competing with Nastya for the spare room in Kostya's apartment.
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Victor competes with Yelena on a TV cooking show. The restaurant's owner asks Vika to look after his dog, but she ends up having to find a replacement.
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Victor's ex-wife brings their daughter to the restaurant and asks Vika to look after her, but looking after Alisa is harder than expected. Max is asked to help the gay French pastry chef.
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Victor wants to place a huge bet on a soccer game, but can't raise the cash he needs. He spends what he has on black caviar, hoping to sell it at a profit.
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Vika tries to unmask the anonymous critic among the guests, but misunderstanding grows along with her list of suspects. Bartender Kostya receives some sage advice. Max shows off his culinary skills.
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In order to raise the restaurant's ratings, Vika tries to introduce new rules and a new menu, but Victor wants to keep the status quo. Kostya and Nastya pretend to have an argument, and end up in a real quarrel. Max vies for Vika's attention.
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Chef Victor fights with Yelena over a parking space. Max tells Vika a white lie, which she ends up paying dearly for. Nastya and Kostya are ready to take the next step in their goofy relationship.
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Victor ends up too drunk to create a catering banquet for the owner of the restaurant. Max tries to save Victor, and the restaurant's reputation, while also proving to Vika that he's capable of serious culinary achievements.
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Vika asks Max to move in with her. Kostya finds himself home alone with Nastya, but begins to see there's something missing. Victor exploits the devotion of his sous-chefs, ends up creating a "cold war" between them.
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Victor believes the sudden fire inspection at Claude Monet has been organized by Yelena. In return he tips off the immigration department about illegal workers at Arcobaleno, but ends up paying dearly for it.
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The new chef special turns out not to be Victor's creation, but fellow chef Senya's. The owner and Victor pay a visit to Yelena's restaurant. Max is upset that Vika doesn't want to hang out with Nastya and Kostya.
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Kostya and Max get a pay raise. Max teaches his friend to skim money from the bar.
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A potential buyer for the restaurant, Igor, comes onto the scene. Victor tries to stop the owner from selling. Max tells Vika he wants an open relationship, but soon has cause to regret he ever mentioned it.
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Max prepares a lavish gift for Vika, but gives her an entirely different 'surprise' on her birthday. Nastya asks Kostya to take their relationship to the next level. Chef and his crew get set for season two.