Mystery Diners

Mystery Diners

2011 - 2016, Reality, Cookery
Mystery diners check in on restaurants that need a big turnaround.

Episode Guide

  • Mystery Diners - Crooked Contest (Season 11 Episode 14)
    Season 11 Episode 14:

    Crooked Contest

    Rose and Tom of Belcourt Taps in Nashville contact Charles Stiles for help after hearing rumors that their songwriting contest is rigged.

  • Mystery Diners - Rigged Rental (Season 11 Episode 12)
    Season 11 Episode 12:

    Rigged Rental

    The owner of Nashville Street Tacos and The Stillery in Nashville, believes his part-time apartment above his restaurant is being used while he's out of town.

  • Mystery Diners - Hot Meat (Season 11 Episode 11)
    Season 11 Episode 11:

    Hot Meat

    Tony, the owner of Rivoli's in Tom's River, N.J., begins to believe that his new meat purveyor is selling him stolen goods.

  • Mystery Diners - Tables Turned (Season 11 Episode 10)
    Season 11 Episode 10:

    Tables Turned

    Charles Stiles and his undercover team investigate to see if horrifying accusations made against a boss are true.

  • Mystery Diners - Lobster Looting (Season 11 Episode 9)
    Season 11 Episode 9:

    Lobster Looting

    Brother-sister owners of Langosta Lounge in Asbury Park, N.J. contact Charles Stiles after noticing a discrepancy in their lobster supply.

  • Mystery Diners - Venue Vandals (Season 11 Episode 8)
    Season 11 Episode 8:

    Venue Vandals

    Manny of the Spanish Potato Grill in Brick, N.J. is concerned about vandalism at his new restaurant location, which is currently under construction.

  • Mystery Diners - Vicious Valets (Season 11 Episode 7)
    Season 11 Episode 7:

    Vicious Valets

    After hearing complaints about her valet service, Kitty contacts Charles Stiles for help; Daniel and Jamie go undercover to discover an unauthorized car washing service.

  • Mystery Diners - Comic Book Caper (Season 11 Episode 6)
    Season 11 Episode 6:

    Comic Book Caper

    In Brooklyn, N.Y., Vlane, the owner of Action Burger, contacts "Mystery Diners" after comic books go missing from his comic book-themed restaurant.

  • Mystery Diners - Unhappy Holidays (Season 11 Episode 5)
    Season 11 Episode 5:

    Unhappy Holidays

    The owner of Smokin' Barrel in Hoboken, N.J., contacts Charles Stiles to investigate after noticing a decline in sales every holiday season.

  • Mystery Diners - Secondhand Scam (Season 11 Episode 4)
    Season 11 Episode 4:

    Secondhand Scam

    The owner of Riemma Kitchen Warehouse, asks Charles Stiles for help after his customers find food inside the factory-sealed appliances they just purchased.

  • Mystery Diners - Steals on Wheels (Season 11 Episode 3)
    Season 11 Episode 3:

    Steals on Wheels

    A meal delivery service owner contacts Charles Stiles for help after receiving several customer complaints about her service.

  • Mystery Diners - From Russia Without Love (Season 11 Episode 2)
    Season 11 Episode 2:

    From Russia Without Love

    An aspiring restaurateur asks Charles Stiles to investigate the Russian chef he plans to go into business with before he invests his life savings in a new Russian restaurant.

  • Mystery Diners - Street Vendor Violation (Season 11 Episode 1)
    Season 11 Episode 1:

    Street Vendor Violation

    The owners of Supperclub in Los Angeles contact Charles Stiles for help after noticing lackluster dinner sales and a dip in bottle service.

  • Mystery Diners - Drive-Thru Drama (Season 10 Episode 13)
    Season 10 Episode 13:

    Drive-Thru Drama

    The owner of B-Man's Teriyaki and Burgers in Pasadena, Calif., becomes suspicious when he notices a drop in customers.

  • Mystery Diners - Skating on Thin Ice (Season 10 Episode 12)
    Season 10 Episode 12:

    Skating on Thin Ice

    The owners of Epic Rollertainment in Murrieta, Calif., contact Charles Stiles for help after noticing missing food and merchandise.

  • Mystery Diners - Tour Bust (Season 10 Episode 11)
    Season 10 Episode 11:

    Tour Bust

    Father and son owners of the Star Cafe and Star Coaches in Atlanta are concerned about missing food in their kitchen and a rise in fuel expenses on their tour buses.

  • Mystery Diners - Red Ink (Season 10 Episode 10)
    Season 10 Episode 10:

    Red Ink

    The owner of the Anchor Bar and Tattoo in Atlanta notices a drop in food and tattoo sales.

  • Mystery Diners - History Mystery (Season 10 Episode 9)
    Season 10 Episode 9:

    History Mystery

    The owner of Old Vinings Inn in Atlanta begins hearing rumors of unauthorized Civil War tours taking place inside his historical restaurant.

  • Mystery Diners - Missing Links (Season 10 Episode 8)
    Season 10 Episode 8:

    Missing Links

    The general manager of Emerald Hills Golf Course in Hollywood, Fla., fields complaints about non-members playing for free.

  • Mystery Diners - Unhappy Hour (Season 10 Episode 7)
    Season 10 Episode 7:

    Unhappy Hour

    The owner of Moreno's Cuba Cafe and Riviera Hotel in Miami Beach, Fla., believes his staff is sneaking friends into the hotel's free happy hour.

  • Mystery Diners - Hamburger Burglar (Season 10 Episode 6)
    Season 10 Episode 6:

    Hamburger Burglar

    The owners of Latin House in Miami suspect that someone at their offsite warehouse is giving away the recipes to their award-winning burgers.

  • Mystery Diners - Extracurricular Activities (Season 10 Episode 5)
    Season 10 Episode 5:

    Extracurricular Activities

    The owners of The Real Food Academy in Miami Shores, Fla., are concerned that their cooking instructors are going off curriculum.

  • Mystery Diners - Backdoor Bootlegging (Season 10 Episode 4)
    Season 10 Episode 4:

    Backdoor Bootlegging

    The owner of Weiland Brewery in Los Angeles, contacts Mystery Diners after noticing discrepancies with his beer supply.

  • Mystery Diners - Young Blood (Season 10 Episode 3)
    Season 10 Episode 3:

    Young Blood

    The owner of Harvey's Steakhouse in Huntington Beach, Calif., notices a decline in his restaurant's older customers.

  • Mystery Diners - Art Show Sting (Season 10 Episode 2)
    Season 10 Episode 2:

    Art Show Sting

    A woman notices numerous discrepancies with the catering company she uses to cater her art shows.

  • Mystery Diners - Partner Problems (Season 10 Episode 1)
    Season 10 Episode 1:

    Partner Problems

    A former client contacts Charles to help determine if he should invest in a failing California restaurant.

  • Mystery Diners - Dusting for Prints (Season 9 Episode 13)
    Season 9 Episode 13:

    Dusting for Prints

    After noticing over $4,000 missing from her office safe, Keeli, owner of Fuzion in Huntington Beach, Calif., suspects that one of her managers is responsible.

  • Mystery Diners - Train Robbery (Season 9 Episode 12)
    Season 9 Episode 12:

    Train Robbery

    The owner of Fillmore and Western Railway, in Fillmore, Calif., is concerned about missing supplies and rumors of unauthorized passengers during his train's dinner theater service.

  • Mystery Diners - Cabin Fever (Season 9 Episode 11)
    Season 9 Episode 11:

    Cabin Fever

    The owners of the Gateway Restaurant and Lodge, located near Sequoia National Park in California, hear complaints of unauthorized parties taking place inside their vacant cabins.

  • Mystery Diners - The Spoils of Victory (Season 9 Episode 10)
    Season 9 Episode 10:

    The Spoils of Victory

    The owner of Victory in New Orleans begins hearing rumors that his restaurant's signature cocktail is being served at other bars.

  • Mystery Diners - Too Many Tourists (Season 9 Episode 9)
    Season 9 Episode 9:

    Too Many Tourists

    The owner of Marigny Brasserie in New Orleans notices an influx of rowdy tourists at his bar for locals.

  • Mystery Diners - Repeat Offender (Season 9 Episode 8)
    Season 9 Episode 8:

    Repeat Offender

    Owner is concerned about an unhealthy competition between her two New Orleans restaurants, Toast and Tartine.

  • Mystery Diners - Mystery Wedding (Season 9 Episode 7)
    Season 9 Episode 7:

    Mystery Wedding

    The owners of Moviesets, in New Orleans, are concerned about theft at their prop house-turned-event center.

  • Mystery Diners - Private Chef Sting (Season 9 Episode 6)
    Season 9 Episode 6:

    Private Chef Sting

    Having already been helped by Mystery Diners in the past, Nico, owner of Capo's Speakeasy in Las Vegas, contacts Charles to help with a personal problem at his new home.

  • Mystery Diners - Red Hot Mess (Season 9 Episode 5)
    Season 9 Episode 5:

    Red Hot Mess

    The owners of Hot Red Bus, near Los Angeles, contact Charles after hearing rumors that their restaurant is open on the one day it's supposed to be closed.

  • Mystery Diners - Barrel of Monkeys (Season 9 Episode 4)
    Season 9 Episode 4:

    Barrel of Monkeys

    The owner of Doffo Winery in Temecula, Calif., contacts Charles after noticing missing wine barrels.

  • Mystery Diners - Very Bad Bosses (Season 9 Episode 3)
    Season 9 Episode 3:

    Very Bad Bosses

    Tired of being mistreated, the wait staff of a California restaurant contacts Charles to do a reverse sting on their employer.

  • Mystery Diners - Deli Drama (Season 9 Episode 2)
    Season 9 Episode 2:

    Deli Drama

    The owner of Lenny's Deli in Los Angeles, fears that his new baker is taking artistic license with customer cake orders.

  • Mystery Diners - Bowling for Dollars (Season 9 Episode 1)
    Season 9 Episode 1:

    Bowling for Dollars

    The owner of Corbin Bowling Center in Tarzana, Calif., contacts Charles for help after hearing complaints about rowdy customers.

  • Mystery Diners - Bad Credit (Season 8 Episode 13)
    Season 8 Episode 13:

    Bad Credit

    Chef Chai, the owner of a restaurant in Honolulu, notices multiple ticket voids and calls in Charles for help.

  • Mystery Diners - Fyre on the Beach (Season 8 Episode 12)
    Season 8 Episode 12:

    Fyre on the Beach

    The owner of ShoreFyre in Honolulu notices discrepancies in sales and contacts Charles to investigate.

  • Mystery Diners - Hawaiian Club Crashers (Season 8 Episode 11)
    Season 8 Episode 11:

    Hawaiian Club Crashers

    The manager of the Hawaii Yacht Club in Honolulu, responds to complaints about nonmembers at members-only dinner events.

  • Mystery Diners - Deep Sea Delivery (Season 8 Episode 10)
    Season 8 Episode 10:

    Deep Sea Delivery

    The owner of Cha Cha Cha Salsaria in Honolulu, hears rumors of an unauthorized boat delivery service.

  • Mystery Diners - Memorabilia Mayhem (Season 8 Episode 9)
    Season 8 Episode 9:

    Memorabilia Mayhem

    The owner of Rock Island Cafe in Honolulu, asks for help when he notices a drop in his restaurant's memorabilia sales.

  • Mystery Diners - Local Celebrities (Season 8 Episode 8)
    Season 8 Episode 8:

    Local Celebrities

    A staff may be getting carried away with the digital shorts they produce to promote a restaurant and help is sent in.

  • Mystery Diners - Food Cart Catastrophe (Season 8 Episode 7)
    Season 8 Episode 7:

    Food Cart Catastrophe

    Rod and Linda, owners of a la carts Food Pavilion in Portland, Ore., hear complaints from their tenants about the new onsite manager so mystery diners are sent in to investigate.

  • Mystery Diners - Thanksgiving Thievery (Season 8 Episode 6)
    Season 8 Episode 6:

    Thanksgiving Thievery

    The owner of Tavern on Main outside of Los Angeles, fears someone on his staff is stealing donations from his restaurant's annual Thanksgiving Food Drive.

  • Mystery Diners - Behind the Eight Ball (Season 8 Episode 5)
    Season 8 Episode 5:

    Behind the Eight Ball

    The owner of Uptown Billiards believes the social media expert he hired to promote his restaurant isn't doing his job and mystery diner Amber steps in with an interesting discovery.

  • Mystery Diners - Robbed Kabobs (Season 8 Episode 4)
    Season 8 Episode 4:

    Robbed Kabobs

    Ghaith and Tiffany, the owners of Dar Salam in Portland, Ore. notice a discrepancy in supplies and fear their competition may be the culprit.

  • Mystery Diners - Missing Memorabilia (Season 8 Episode 3)
    Season 8 Episode 3:

    Missing Memorabilia

    The owners of Fenders Moto Cafe and Brew Pub in Portland, Ore., notice some of their valuable motorcycle memorabilia has gone missing.

  • Mystery Diners - Poaching Profits (Season 8 Episode 2)
    Season 8 Episode 2:

    Poaching Profits

    The owner of Cookin' With Lenny Smokehouse in Los Angeles, fears that someone on his staff is using restaurant supplies to operate a competing catering company.

  • Mystery Diners - Employee Discount (Season 8 Episode 1)
    Season 8 Episode 1:

    Employee Discount

    The owner of 55 Degree Wine and Link-n-Hops in Los Angeles, believes discrepancies at both his wine shop and restaurant are somehow related.

  • Mystery Diners - Daddy's Girl (Season 7 Episode 13)
    Season 7 Episode 13:

    Daddy's Girl

    The owners of Geppino's Sicilian Kitchen in Moorpark, Calif., hear customer complaints about stolen items.

  • Mystery Diners - Cafe Coup (Season 7 Episode 12)
    Season 7 Episode 12:

    Cafe Coup

    After purchasing Cafe Aldente in Studio City, Calif., the new owners believe the previous employees are still practicing old policies.

  • Mystery Diners - Partner in Crime (Season 7 Episode 11)
    Season 7 Episode 11:

    Partner in Crime

    The owner of Black Rose Tavern in Los Angeles, fears that someone is taking advantage of her after noticing multiple register mistakes.

  • Mystery Diners - Vintage Scams (Season 7 Episode 10)
    Season 7 Episode 10:

    Vintage Scams

    The owner of Rockabillies in Arvada, Colo., becomes concerned about a dip in sales, especially during his restaurant's summer vintage car show.

  • Mystery Diners - Secret Pairings (Season 7 Episode 9)
    Season 7 Episode 9:

    Secret Pairings

    The owners of Indulge Bistro and Wine Bar in Colorado, notice discrepancies in their wine and cheese costs.

  • Mystery Diners - Vicious Cycle (Season 7 Episode 8)
    Season 7 Episode 8:

    Vicious Cycle

    The owner of Slice Works in Denver, notices a decrease in delivery sales, and an increase in delivery complaints.

  • Mystery Diners - Heavy Metal Mess (Season 7 Episode 7)
    Season 7 Episode 7:

    Heavy Metal Mess

    The owners of the Toad Tavern in Littleton, Colo., worry that their son and his band mates are more focused on their musical aspirations than their jobs in the restaurant.

  • Mystery Diners - Customer Concerns (Season 7 Episode 6)
    Season 7 Episode 6:

    Customer Concerns

    The owner of 730 South in Denver, suspects that his regular customers have become too entitled.

  • Mystery Diners - Trademark Trouble (Season 7 Episode 5)
    Season 7 Episode 5:

    Trademark Trouble

    The owner of Devine Pastabilities in San Diego, Calif., fears that someone is stealing from his restaurant.

  • Mystery Diners - Dueling Food Trucks (Season 7 Episode 4)
    Season 7 Episode 4:

    Dueling Food Trucks

    Marko and Brett own competing food trucks in San Diego, but decide to work together to investigate revenue loss in both of their vehicles.

  • Mystery Diners - Promotion Sabotage (Season 7 Episode 3)
    Season 7 Episode 3:

    Promotion Sabotage

    The co-owners of Barrio Star in San Diego, have a dispute over which waiter they should promote to manager.

  • Mystery Diners - Cocktail Fail (Season 7 Episode 2)
    Season 7 Episode 2:

    Cocktail Fail

    The owner of The Compass in Carlsbad, Calif., fears that a rivalry between her two flair bartenders is the cause of tension and missing alcohol.

  • Mystery Diners - Going to the Dogs (Season 7 Episode 1)
    Season 7 Episode 1:

    Going to the Dogs

    The owners of Shades Oceanfront Bistro in San Diego, Calif., discover discrepancies in their chicken and beef supply.

  • Mystery Diners - The Italian Job (Season 6 Episode 13)
    Season 6 Episode 13:

    The Italian Job

    After a feud between his pizzeria and bakery threatens his business, John, the owner of Metro Pizza in Las Vegas, needs help dealing with the backlash.

  • Mystery Diners - Heavy Lifting (Season 6 Episode 12)
    Season 6 Episode 12:

    Heavy Lifting

    The owners of Protein House in Las Vegas experience discrepancies with their supply of expensive protein supplements.

  • Mystery Diners - Magic Hassle (Season 6 Episode 11)
    Season 6 Episode 11:

    Magic Hassle

    The owner of Sergio's Italian Gardens in Las Vegas, is concerned about a conflict between her longtime pianist and recently hired magician.

  • Mystery Diners - Life's Not A Beach (Season 6 Episode 10)
    Season 6 Episode 10:

    Life's Not A Beach

    The owner of Barefoot Bob's Beach Bar & Gaming in Las Vegas, hears employee complaints about his new manager.

  • Mystery Diners - Scorpion Sting (Season 6 Episode 9)
    Season 6 Episode 9:

    Scorpion Sting

    The owner of Nacho Daddy in Las Vegas, notices a discrepancy in the expensive scorpions used in his restaurant's scorpion shot.

  • Mystery Diners - Raw Deal (Season 6 Episode 8)
    Season 6 Episode 8:

    Raw Deal

    The owner of Beets Cafe in Austin, Texas worries that her employees are selling the secret recipes to her raw food menu.

  • Mystery Diners - Fraternal Disorder (Season 6 Episode 7)
    Season 6 Episode 7:

    Fraternal Disorder

    The owner of Uncle Billy's Brew and Que in Austin, Texas hears rumors that kegs of his privately brewed beer are showing up at local frat parties.

  • Mystery Diners - Family Ties (Season 6 Episode 6)
    Season 6 Episode 6:

    Family Ties

    The owner of Bakehouse Restaurant and Bar in Austin, Texas, fears a dispute between his son and a waitress is threatening the harmony of his restaurant.

  • Mystery Diners - Bad Poets Society (Season 6 Episode 5)
    Season 6 Episode 5:

    Bad Poets Society

    The owners of Old School Bar and Grill in Austin, Texas, are concerned about not turning a profit on their Poetry Nights.

  • Mystery Diners - Charitable Donations (Season 6 Episode 4)
    Season 6 Episode 4:

    Charitable Donations

    The owner of Pelons Tex-Mex Restaurant in Austin, Texas, hears stories that his staff is collecting money for an unauthorized charity.

  • Mystery Diners - Food Truck Fiasco (Season 6 Episode 3)
    Season 6 Episode 3:

    Food Truck Fiasco

    The owner of the Roll'n Lobster Food Truck in Los Angeles suspects his new drivers are using his vehicle for personal errands.

  • Mystery Diners - Trimming the Fat (Season 6 Episode 2)
    Season 6 Episode 2:

    Trimming the Fat

    The owner of Spring Street Smoke House in Los Angeles, notices a decrease in his fat trimmings.

  • Mystery Diners - Mexicali Blues (Season 6 Episode 1)
    Season 6 Episode 1:

    Mexicali Blues

    The owners of Mexicali Tacos in Los Angeles investigate rumors of customers being served food off-menu.

  • Mystery Diners - Dinner Drama (Season 5 Episode 13)
    Season 5 Episode 13:

    Dinner Drama

    The owner of Encore Dinner Theatre, suspects a relationship between one of his waiters and one of his actresses is affecting customer service.

  • Mystery Diners - Cover Charge (Season 5 Episode 12)
    Season 5 Episode 12:

    Cover Charge

    The owners of Redballs Rock & Roll Pizza in Moorpark, Calif., investigate discrepancies in their pizza supplies.

  • Mystery Diners - Coupon Coup (Season 5 Episode 11)
    Season 5 Episode 11:

    Coupon Coup

    The owner of The Hangout in California, notices an unusual increase in coupons.

  • Mystery Diners - Paranormal Activities (Season 5 Episode 10)
    Season 5 Episode 10:

    Paranormal Activities

    The owner of Taverna Mazi in Seattle, hears rumors that customers are taking haunted tours of his restaurant.

  • Mystery Diners - Mascot Mayhem (Season 5 Episode 9)
    Season 5 Episode 9:

    Mascot Mayhem

    The owner of Zippy's Giant Burgers in Seattle hears rumors that his costumed mascot is misbehaving.

  • Mystery Diners - The Great Divide (Season 5 Episode 8)
    Season 5 Episode 8:

    The Great Divide

    After inheriting some of their staff from the previous owner, the new owners of Sam's Tavern in Seattle, believe there is a divide between the old guard and their new employees.

  • Mystery Diners - Greek Tragedy (Season 5 Episode 7)
    Season 5 Episode 7:

    Greek Tragedy

    The owner of My Greek and Italian Restaurant in Tacoma, contacts Charles to investigate broken dishes in his trash.

  • Mystery Diners - Grapes of Wrath (Season 5 Episode 6)
    Season 5 Episode 6:

    Grapes of Wrath

    The owner of Bistro Baffi, in Burien, Wash., asks for help when expensive bottles of wine go missing.

  • Mystery Diners - Oktobertheft (Season 5 Episode 5)
    Season 5 Episode 5:


    The co-owner of Speisekammer in Alameda, Calif., fears the German Dirndl Girls hired by her ex-husband are causing more harm than good.

  • Mystery Diners - Pardon My French (Season 5 Episode 4)
    Season 5 Episode 4:

    Pardon My French

    The owner of Chapeau! in San Francisco investigates complaints that his wait staff is rude with customers.

  • Mystery Diners - Money on the Side (Season 5 Episode 3)
    Season 5 Episode 3:

    Money on the Side

    Charles investigates a rumor of a new manager who is running unauthorized promotions at Rocco's Cafe in San Francisco.

  • Mystery Diners - Fired Up (Season 5 Episode 2)
    Season 5 Episode 2:

    Fired Up

    The owner of Looney's BBQ in San Leandro, Calif. asks Charles to investigate his staff.

  • Mystery Diners - Tastes Like Chicken (Season 5 Episode 1)
    Season 5 Episode 1:

    Tastes Like Chicken

    An owner contacts Charles when he hears rumors that customers are being served meat at his vegan restaurant.

  • Mystery Diners - Three's a Crowd (Season 4 Episode 13)
    Season 4 Episode 13:

    Three's a Crowd

    The owner of Falls Taproom in Philadelphia asks for help investigating an ongoing feud between his girlfriend/manager and his best friend.

  • Mystery Diners - What a Drag (Season 4 Episode 12)
    Season 4 Episode 12:

    What a Drag

    The owner of Venture Inn in Philadelphia responds to complaints from his cross-dressing customers that the weekly quiz night is rigged.

  • Mystery Diners - Security Issues (Season 4 Episode 11)
    Season 4 Episode 11:

    Security Issues

    The owners of Del Rossi's Cheesesteak Co. begin hearing complaints that their late night security guard is being too rough with customers.

  • Mystery Diners - Mommy Dearest (Season 4 Episode 10)
    Season 4 Episode 10:

    Mommy Dearest

    The owner of Gigi Restaurant in Philadelphia, suspects that his mother is discriminating against younger customers.

  • Mystery Diners - Deliver Us From Evil (Season 4 Episode 9)
    Season 4 Episode 9:

    Deliver Us From Evil

    Bella Luna Cafe owner suspects that his delivery drivers are taking advantage of the restaurant.

  • Mystery Diners - Lactose Intolerant (Season 4 Episode 8)
    Season 4 Episode 8:

    Lactose Intolerant

    The owner of Cheesie's Pub & Grub in Chicago is puzzled by the amount of people winning his grill-cheese eating challenge.

  • Mystery Diners - Wine on Wheels (Season 4 Episode 7)
    Season 4 Episode 7:

    Wine on Wheels

    The owners of Big & Little's Restaurant respond to rumors that employees are illegally selling alcohol to customers at their restaurant.

  • Mystery Diners - Too Many Cooks (Season 4 Episode 6)
    Season 4 Episode 6:

    Too Many Cooks

    The owner of Bistro Bordeaux in Evanston, Ill., investigates several complaints about his new chef.

  • Mystery Diners - While the Cat's Away... (Season 4 Episode 5)
    Season 4 Episode 5:

    While the Cat's Away...

    While recovering in Brazil from a paragliding accident, the owner of Gauchos Village in Glendale, Calif., notices a discrepancy in revenue and inventory at his restaurant.

  • Mystery Diners - Employee of the Month (Season 4 Episode 4)
    Season 4 Episode 4:

    Employee of the Month

    The owner of Colombo's Italian Steakhouse in Eagle Rock, Calif.,uncovers a cutthroat competition amongst his staff.

  • Mystery Diners - Strange Brew (Season 4 Episode 3)
    Season 4 Episode 3:

    Strange Brew

    Michael, the owner of Newport Beach Brewing Company in Newport Beach, Calif., believes his onsite Brewmaster may be running a side business.

  • Mystery Diners - Naked Lunch (Season 4 Episode 2)
    Season 4 Episode 2:

    Naked Lunch

    The owner of Lotus on Flower in Los Angeles, fears that a customer is behaving inappropriately during the restaurant's naked sushi dining experience.

  • Mystery Diners - Chef's Choice (Season 4 Episode 1)
    Season 4 Episode 1:

    Chef's Choice

    Patrick, owner of Buster's Beach House in Long Beach, Calif., hears rumors that his Executive Chef is showing preferential treatment amongst the wait staff.

  • Mystery Diners - Cooking the Books (Season 3 Episode 13)
    Season 3 Episode 13:

    Cooking the Books

    The owners of Sisley Italian Kitchen, believe their bookkeeper may be responsible for a revenue discrepancy.

  • Mystery Diners - Armed Services (Season 3 Episode 12)
    Season 3 Episode 12:

    Armed Services

    The owner of Buttons Restaurant in Texas, asks Charles to investigate after fielding complaints that his ex-military manager is being too strict.

  • Mystery Diners - Boss Hog (Season 3 Episode 11)
    Season 3 Episode 11:

    Boss Hog

    After noticing a drop in revenue at his Dallas restaurant, Stroker's Ice House, a man tries to convince his retired mother to return as the manager.

  • Mystery Diners - Menu Mayhem (Season 3 Episode 10)
    Season 3 Episode 10:

    Menu Mayhem

    Francesco, the owner of Zio Cecio in Dallas, begins hearing rave reviews about the Tex-Mex food being served in his Italian restaurant.

  • Mystery Diners - Crazy Hearts (Season 3 Episode 9)
    Season 3 Episode 9:

    Crazy Hearts

    The owner of Poppy's The Crazy Lobster in New Orleans, fields complaints about constant fighting between the cooks and a bartender.

  • Mystery Diners - No Laughing Matter (Season 3 Episode 8)
    Season 3 Episode 8:

    No Laughing Matter

    The owner of Deanie's Seafood in New Orleans, is worried that his manager may be more interested in his amateur comedy career than in managing the restaurant.

  • Mystery Diners - Barbecue Blues (Season 3 Episode 7)
    Season 3 Episode 7:

    Barbecue Blues

    Terry, the owner of Cooper's Old Time Pit Bar-B-Que in Texas is concerned that one of the employees is selling his secret family recipe.

  • Mystery Diners - Friends With Benefits (Season 3 Episode 6)
    Season 3 Episode 6:

    Friends With Benefits

    N'awlins Cafe, in New Orleans, is struggling because the manager is hiring friends not fit for the job.

  • Mystery Diners - All In The Family (Season 3 Episode 5)
    Season 3 Episode 5:

    All In The Family

    The owner of R&O's Restaurant in New Orleans, is fed up with the lack of respect.

  • Mystery Diners - Catch Of The Day (Season 3 Episode 4)
    Season 3 Episode 4:

    Catch Of The Day

    Garcia's Seafood in Miami, Fla., owner notices an unusual low amount of crab claws.

  • Mystery Diners - Party Monster (Season 3 Episode 3)
    Season 3 Episode 3:

    Party Monster

    George's Restaurant in Miami, Fla., has dishonest employees.

  • Mystery Diners - Cheese-Burglar (Season 3 Episode 2)
    Season 3 Episode 2:


    The owners discover that money is missing from their register and attempt to find the culprit.

  • Mystery Diners - Dining in the Dark (Season 3 Episode 1)
    Season 3 Episode 1:

    Dining in the Dark

    After receiving complaints, the owner of Catharsis finds out employees have created a game where they mess with blindfolded customers.

  • Mystery Diners - Where's the Beef (Season 2 Episode 13)
    Season 2 Episode 13:

    Where's the Beef

    The owner of Via Brasil believes his meat sales aren't showing up properly in the register.

  • Mystery Diners - My Brother's Keeper (Season 2 Episode 12)
    Season 2 Episode 12:

    My Brother's Keeper

    Nico, owner of Capo's, is receiving complaints that his brother/manager is acting inappropriately with guest.

  • Mystery Diners - Love Hurts (Season 2 Episode 11)
    Season 2 Episode 11:

    Love Hurts

    A lovers' quarrel between two employees effects sales at Marche Bacchus.

  • Mystery Diners - Night Shift (Season 2 Episode 10)
    Season 2 Episode 10:

    Night Shift

    The overnight bartender at Putter's Bar & Grill is running his own bar in the restaurant.

  • Mystery Diners - Sour Grapes (Season 2 Episode 9)
    Season 2 Episode 9:

    Sour Grapes

    The owner of Rhythm Kitchen in Las Vegas suspects his wine sommelier is negatively affecting spirit sales.

  • Mystery Diners - Singles Night (Season 2 Episode 8)
    Season 2 Episode 8:

    Singles Night

    Whiskey Dick's co-owner becomes concerned when female patrons numbers decline.

  • Mystery Diners - Sleeping on the Job (Season 2 Episode 7)
    Season 2 Episode 7:

    Sleeping on the Job

    Chef Marc, owner of Parma in Las Vegas notices a discrepancy in receipts and suspects an employee may be using supplies for personal gain.

  • Mystery Diners - Valet Disservice (Season 2 Episode 6)
    Season 2 Episode 6:

    Valet Disservice

    Ca' Brea in Los Angeles is receiving complaints about the valet service.

  • Mystery Diners - Extra Curricular (Season 2 Episode 5)
    Season 2 Episode 5:

    Extra Curricular

    Johnny, owner of Pina Pizza House in Downey, Calif., believes his frat-tastic college-enrolled waiter may be taking the party off campus and into his restaurant.

  • Mystery Diners - Raising the Stakes (Season 2 Episode 4)
    Season 2 Episode 4:

    Raising the Stakes

    Ali, owner of Marrakesh, a Moroccan-themed restaurant in California, believes his manager may have a gambling problem outside of work that's affecting his ability to do his job.

  • Mystery Diners - Getting a Leg Up (Season 2 Episode 3)
    Season 2 Episode 3:

    Getting a Leg Up

    A former waiter has threatened a lawsuit against owner Derrick, so to appease him Derrick made him a host but his laziness has not stopped.

  • Mystery Diners - Something Smells Fishy (Season 2 Episode 2)
    Season 2 Episode 2:

    Something Smells Fishy

    Mario, the owner of La Traviata in California, questions the quality of the food.

  • Mystery Diners - The Tipping Point (Season 2 Episode 1)
    Season 2 Episode 1:

    The Tipping Point

    The staff of D'Cache restaurant in Los Angeles is concerned the newly promoted head waiter is not splitting the tips evenly.

  • Mystery Diners - Undercover Brother (Season 1 Episode 7)
    Season 1 Episode 7:

    Undercover Brother

    The owner of 3 Tomatoes & A Mozzarella bistro fears the manager is not doing his job right.

  • Mystery Diners - Grumpy Tom (Season 1 Episode 6)
    Season 1 Episode 6:

    Grumpy Tom

    Chef "Grumpy Tom's" negative attitude at The Blue Moose restaurant.

  • Mystery Diners - Managing Disaster (Season 1 Episode 5)
    Season 1 Episode 5:

    Managing Disaster

    An inappropriate manager at the Amaro Italian Bistro.

  • Mystery Diners - F for Effort (Season 1 Episode 4)
    Season 1 Episode 4:

    F for Effort

    Caffe Boa' gets bad service reviews and experiences a 30-percent decline in revenue.

  • Mystery Diners - Big Earl's Gone Wild (Season 1 Episode 3)
    Season 1 Episode 3:

    Big Earl's Gone Wild

    Unaccounted alcohol rumors of late night staff parties at Big Earl's Greasy Eats.

  • Mystery Diners - Bringing Down the Haus (Season 1 Episode 2)
    Season 1 Episode 2:

    Bringing Down the Haus

    Owners of Haus Murphy hire their nephew as restaurant manager.

  • Mystery Diners - Catering on the Side (Season 1 Episode 1)
    Season 1 Episode 1:

    Catering on the Side

    The Groves Bar & Grill loses food and supplies.

  • Mystery Diners - Raiding the Bar (Season 1 Episode 1)
    Season 1 Episode 1:

    Raiding the Bar

    A pub owner's suspicions of her bartender are confirmed with the help of mystery diners.

  • Mystery Diners - Millions Gone Missing (Special)

    Millions Gone Missing

    Mystery Diners counts down the greatest moments involving employee theft, including stolen food, alcohol, supplies and money.

  • Mystery Diners - Family Feuds (Special)

    Family Feuds

    Counting down the series' all-time favorite family feuds, from dishonest siblings to thieving spouses, dysfunctional families are caught on tape.

  • Mystery Diners - Sneakiest Schemes (Special)

    Sneakiest Schemes

    Mystery Diners counts down the craziest schemes caught on video, from operating unauthorized businesses, to raising money for bogus charities, and even creating fake employees.

  • Mystery Diners - Surprise Twists (Episode 147)
    Episode 147:

    Surprise Twists

    A count down of the top ten biggest twists that surprised Charles Stiles and the various restaurant owners who called for help.

  • Mystery Diners - Love Hurts (Episode 146)
    Episode 146:

    Love Hurts

    A countdown of the top 10 love-related scams that broke hearts and the bank.