STARZ' SWEETBITTER is a half-hour drama set in the chaotic and adrenalized world of the restaurant industry in New York City. Based on the best-selling novel of the same name by series creator Stephanie Danler, the series tells the story of 22-year-old Tess (Ella Purnell, Miss Peregrine’s Home for Peculiar Children) who finds a job at one of the best restaurants in the city, and is quickly intoxicated by the behind-the-scenes world of the restaurant industry, tasting expensive wines, exploring dive bars, and learning who she can trust.
S1 - Episode 6
Truffles and Champagne
Simone's ex-husband shows up in the restaurant and dredges up old feelings; Tess tries to figure out what, and whom, she really wants.
S1 - Episode 5
Howard decides to restructure the restaurant's tip structure; Tess learns more about Simone and gets closer to Jake.
S1 - Episode 4
Sec or Demi-Sec
Tess has a mortifying sexual encounter with Omar; Sasha receives terrible news from home; a table makes a racist comment to Heather.
S1 - Episode 3
Last of the Season
The head chef returns for a surprise menu tasting; Tess connects with a handsome guest; Will receives a surprising offer.
S1 - Episode 2
"Now Your Tongue is Coded"
When Tess forgets her wallet at the restaurant, she goes back to discover what happens after-hours; Simone teaches her about the coding of tongues, leading Tess to become even more enthralled by Simone.
S1 - Episode 1
"The Pork Special"
Howard takes his staff to learn where their food comes from; Tess learns information that makes her wonder whom she can trust.