The Chopping Block

Episode Guide

Series 2 Episode Guide

Nice View, Pity About The Takings

Series 2 · Episode 1

This first episode is about the sea change dream going horribly wrong! Shell Harbour is a busy beach holiday destination - an hour and half drive south of Sydney. Running a successful restaurant here should be a no brainer – but for our two competing teams it’s anything but.

Is This The End?

Series 2 · Episode 2

Two competing Sydney restaurants are facing the frightening prospect of closure. Both were the first of their kind in Australia, and became a focal point for the cultural communities that grew around them.

Cruising into Bankruptcy

Series 2 · Episode 3

Tonight’s dining duel is between two very different restaurants that have a very similar problem. The eateries sit at opposite ends of the market, yet prove the point that if no-one is coming in your door you are not going to make any money.

Best Friends on the Central Coast

Series 2 · Episode 4

‘Restaurant life’ is full of up’s and down’s, so having a friend close-by should help. At least if you have to do long hours, it’s with someone you like and trust….

Homestyle Hellhole

Series 2 · Episode 5

Melbourne is Australia’s dining capital so standing out from the pack is not easy. Tonight’s competing couples thought they had the magic meal ticket… but it’s not working out.

Battle for Berwick

Series 2 · Episode 6

Hear ye..hear ye…the battle lines have been drawn in the Victorian township of Berwick, as we await the starters pistol on the food fight to end all food fights.

Desperate Dads and Daughters

Series 2 · Episode 7

While inner city nosh spots claw each other for the foodie dollar, competition is even fiercer in the suburbs. Tonight’s competing father/daughter restaurant teams have high hopes and big dreams…