Bar expert John Green heads to Oxford Inn in Royal Oak, Mich., to help struggling owners Bob and Mary get back on the path to success. After Bob's battle with cancer and a huge loss of business, Bob and Mary built an additional bar onto their already shabby restaurant in hopes of attracting more clients, but with no luck.
John Green visits San Diego to lend his expertise to failing hookah bar, Ali Baba's Cave. Owner Nadi lost her son just six months after opening up the joint with him. With a tired theme and tired owner, John has to figure out how to keep Ali Baba's afloat.