WeTv’s mini-series BL, “The Tasty Florida” has finally come to an end with its episode 8. With the show releasing its final episode, the fate of Eun Gyu and Hae Won has been out. The story begins with the new boy, Song Hae Won, moving to the city of Seoul and running into Baek Eun Gyu as he saves him. Moving further, Hae Won gets to know that Eun Gyu is actually a chef and runs a jjajangmyeon cafe called “The Tasty Florida” along with his friends. On the terrace of the Rooftop Hostel, where Hae Won is staying. As he visits the cafe, Ji Soo, one of his friends, hires him to work as the server.
Ever since Ji Soo saw Hae Won at the café, he developed a crush on him. As Hae Won started working there and reunited with Eun Gyu, it didn’t take him long to fall for him. While Eun Gyu, too, started liking him. But was way too reserved to let his feeling out. Both Eun Gyu and Ji Soo were friends for fifteen years and now liked the same guy. But as Hae Won got closer to Eun Gyu and Ji Soo got jealous, it didn’t take long for the best friends to fight.
‘The Tasty Florida’ Episode 8: What Happened Between The Friends?
“The Tasty Florida” episode 8, released on October 15, 2021, along with its episode 7. With the eighth episode, the mini-series came to an end, telling the story behind the name of the café. And with whom Hae Won ended up with. As Ji Soo had already made it clear about him liking Hae Won, he wasn’t really happy with Eun Gyu getting closer to him. As he tries to ask Hae Won out for a trip, Eun Gyu pitches in, asking Hae Won to come to Itaewon with him. This caused a fight between the two friends, making the café temporarily closed for the first time. Ji Soo leaves in anger, seeing Hae Won holding Eun Gyu back from fighting. But Eun Gyu, too, leaves the café, pushing Hae Won aside.
Cooling after a while, Eun Gyu finds Ji Soo drinking alone and goes on to talk to him. Talking about their issues, they sort the issues out. With Ji Soo telling him to go after Hae Won, as he likes him way too much. Not holding himself back, Eun Gyu runs to Hae Won and confesses his feelings to him. Getting together with Hae Won and sorting all the issues out with Ji Soo, The Tasty Florida is back to running at its full capacity. With Ji Soo, Ha Jin, and Seo Hyeok serving the customers, while Eun Gyu and Hae Won manage the kitchen. After an eventful day, Eun Gyu and Hae Won lay together in bed. Hae Won tells Eun Gyu to go to Florida to fulfill his dream.
Eun Gyu’s Dream
As Hae Won asks the story behind the name of the café. Eun Gyu reveals that when he was young, his father went to Florida to work. And whenever he would return, they would go together to eat jjajangmyeon. But one day, his father never came back and got lost in Florida. To honor his father, Eun Gyu named the café “The Tasty Florida” and served jjajangmyeon on the menu. Telling him that he will manage the kitchen by himself, Hae Won motivates Eun Gyu to go to Florida and look for his father. As Eun Gyu returns to Korea after a year, he runs straight to ‘The Tasty Florida’ and holds Hae Won in his arms.
Where To Watch ‘The Tasty Florida’?
All the eight episodes of ‘The Tasty Florida’ are available to watch on the streaming app and site WeTv and Rakuten Viki. With each episode lasting for about 10 minutes to 12 minutes. The whole series can be watched in under two hours max. The mini-series has gotten many positive reviews from the viewers as it is not too fast-paced like many other short BL dramas.