Tag Archives: restaurant stakeout

TV ALERT: Sugo Cafe will be on Food Network this Wednesday


Set your DVRs, Sugo Cafe (62 West Park Avenue, Long Beach, NY) will be on the Food Network’s Restaurant Stakeout this Wednesday night. Here is the show synopsis:

Episode RI0402H: Your Mom’s Gotta Go

Willie is called in by Alan, owner of Sugo Cafe, a family-run business in Long Beach, N.Y. For the past six years, Alan, a total control freak, has devoted every waking moment to his struggling restaurant at the cost of spending time with his wife and watching his kids grow up. Desperate to spend time with his loved ones, Alan has staffed Sugo with family and friends, but immediately discovers that business and family do no mix and, in fact, could be the recipe for disaster at the cafe (Read more at: foodnetwork.com/restaurant-stakeout/your-moms-gotta-go/)

I have never seen the show before, but I heard they hire actors to come in and be pains-in-the-ass costumers. They capture all this with hidden cameras. Should be fun!

(Special thanks to Joe for sending me this link!)