At a difficult time in his childhood, Hidaka Gen was saved by a friendlybreakfast restaurant called "Asa Meshi Mae." His experience with thatrestaurant led him on the path of studying cooking. Years later, whenGen is in his twenties, he returns to "Asa Meshi Mae." The restaurant isnow closed, and the owner has passed away. The owner's only daughter,Sayoko, is now a divorced single mother. Gen is determined to re-open"Asa Meshi Mae," the restaurant that has meant so much to his life!