It’s 1989. Walk into the Heartbreak Café, a noisy hangout on the north Californian coast full of grungy kids and eclectic characters. You’ll meet high school biker Joe Garbarini who’s worked there for years and knows what it takes. Debbie Lesley, former country club princess has just started working there…. 

Will she last a month, or even a day? Joe doesn’t think so, but Debbie’s determined and has many reasons to put up with his wisecracks and prove him wrong…