Run (Hashiridasu 走り出す) is the 8th episode of Hanasaku Iroha. It first aired on May 22, 2011.


It is a day when some of the staff of Kissuisō are having their day off. But for some odd reason, on this very day, a large influx of customers makes their reservation. With a staff that is short-of-hands, the main cook is pressured, the waitresses are busy, and suddenly, the Madam Mistress feels a pain in her heart and is sent to the hospital. But the Madam Mistress uses a car instead of an ambulance so the customers won't be scared off from the inn, showing that she cares about the customer service over her own health. Worried about what to do, Ohana decides to do her best and calls back the staff who are resting. But as she does this, she receives an unexpected call from a certain someone....