• I Wrecked My House
  • Weekend Reno
  • Selling Big
  • Gourds, Guts & Glory
  • Totally Random
  • All For Nothing?
  • Sheltered
  • Caroline & Dave
  • Sandy & Maryse
  • Design U
  • Design U
  • Me, My House and I
  • Broken House Chronicles
  • Lofty Ideas
  • Urban Legends
  • Made in Canada

The Restaurant Adventures of Caroline & Dave

The Restaurant Adventures of Caroline & Dave is a 13-part docu-drama series that follows neophyte restaurateurs and couple, Caroline Ishii and Dave Loan as they struggle to realize their dream of opening ZenKitchen, a vegetarian restaurant situated in Ottawa’s trendy Chinatown. In this year long journey things rarely go smoothly for Caroline and Dave as the couple find themselves on a rollercoaster ride of real estate troubles, money woes, AWOL contractors, fires in the kitchen and staffing problems. Each has given up a successful career, putting their life savings, relationship and sanity on the line in order to share their passion for vegetarian cuisine, which rapidly takes the Zen out of ZenKitchen. Will building a dream restaurant push their relationship beyond the limits?




Fast Facts

Episodes: 13
Duration: 30 Mins.
Seasons: 1
Filmed: 2009
Premiered: January 6, 2010
  on W Network & March 4, 2011 on OWN
Location: Ottawa, CA
Currently: No longer in production


Dave Loan




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