Su Xiao (Sun Li), a successful cost engineer at a prestigious architecture firm, is fired and loses her license due to an unfortunate incident. Despite reaching the lowest point in her life, Su Xiao doesn’t lose hope and starts all over again from the bottom at a small firm. While on her road to success, her path crosses with her competitor Xia Ming (Mark Chao), and the two end up falling in love.
Midnight Foodstore is the Chinese remake of Jdrama Shinya Shokudo, which was also based on a Japanese manga series by Yarō Abe. The story follows a mysterious chef and his late night diner open from midnight to dawn, featuring ordinary stories from his patrons every night as they chatter and eat the one requested dish.