Tales of crime and culinary wizardry are interwoven in this drama series about a reluctant detective whose dream of becoming a restaurateur is just within his grasp.
Legendary actor Richard Griffiths (History Boys, Harry Potter) stars as Henry Crabbe, a plainclothes Detective Inspector who desires more from life in his middle-age. After years of toiling in the force, he is about to take early retirement. With a passion for food and a talent for cooking, he is ready to fulfill his own personal dream - to buy his very own restaurant, Pie In The Sky.
However nothing is ever that simple. On the eve of his retirement, he is suspended from duty. His boss, assistant Chief Constable, now has him exactly where he wants him and is not going to allow him to join his idyll in peace - Crabbe is free to indulge in his restaurant but must remain on call when cases need solving.