From the brilliant minds of New Yorker writer Adam Gopnik and award-winning composer David Shire (Academy Award winner and multi-Tony and Emmy nominee) comes a joyful new musical about a tiny family restaurant. David Kaplan is a chef's chef, making beautiful, simple food of uncompromising quality in his lovely Union Square restaurant. But in the crowded, cutthroat, and expensive Manhattan food scene, is that enough to survive and compete with the next big thing? Enter Sergio: an old friend, rival, and possible savior. This hotshot celebrity chef has offered David the opportunity to make over his restaurant. Will David sacrifice his pride to save his beloved establishment?