The Cooking Underworld's Ambitions (裏料理界の野望 Ura ryōrikai no Yabō) is the fifth episode of the Shin Chūka Ichiban! anime that premiered on November 8, 2019.

Overview[edit | edit source]

The Yang Spring Restaurant is preparing for a surprise guest, whose cooking talent is rumoured to be prodigious on Mao's level. Meanwhile, Shell was mysteriously assaulted by a shadow assailant whose only description is a recognizable mark. Who is this guest-to-arrive and the branded stranger?

Characters in Order of Appearance[edit | edit source]

Featured Dishes[edit | edit source]

Manga and Anime Differences[edit | edit source]

  • This episode rewinds back to Episodes 29 and 30 from the 1997 anime.

2019 anime reboot[edit | edit source]

  • The following are original from the manga and 1998 anime.
    • Compared from the first anime, everyone is surprised how Mao knows about the Underworld's secrets but learn why later in the manga.

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