First still images for TVING drama series “The Witch’s Diner” (English title) starring Song Ji-Hyo, Nam Ji-Hyun, & Chae Jong-Hyeop. The drama series is based 2016 novel “Manyeosikdangeuro Oseyo” by Goo Sang-Hee. The story is set at restaurant “The Witch’s,” which is run by Zo Hee-Ra (Song Ji-Hyo). Her partner in the business is Jung Jin (Nam Ji-Hyun) and Lee Gil-Yong (Chae Jong-Hyeop) is a part-time worker there. The restaurant also grants wishes to customers in exchange for something Zo Hee-Ra wants.
“The Witch’s Diner” will stream on TVING from July, 2021 in South Korea.
Plot Synopsis by AsianWiki: Jung Jin is an ordinary 28-year-old woman with a job and a boyfriend, but her boyfriend dumps her and she gets fired from her job. Jung Jin then decides to open a restaurant with her mother. The restaurant goes bankrupt. Her mother goes down to the country and Jung Jin is left alone at the restaurant. At that time, Zo Hee-Ra (Song Ji-Hyo) appears in front of her. Zo Hee-Ra is a witch and she wants to borrow Jung Jin’s restaurant to open her own restaurant. Zo Hee-Ra’s restaurant would make food that grants a customer’s wish. In exchange for granting their wish, the customers would give Zo Hee-Ra something that she wants from them. Jung Jin is skeptical at first, but she has an incredible experience from eating Zo Hee-Ra’s food. Jung Jin soon works with Zo Hee-Ra and the restaurant becomes popular.