The Chum Bucket a fictional, slow and empty restaurant in the television series, "SpongeBob SquarePants". It is in the city of Bikini Bottom. The restaurant is run by a plankton, Sheldon J. Plankton. One main worker at the restaurant is Carin the Computer (gives Plankton ideas about how to get the restaurant running), and Squidward Tentacles (in one episode). The Chum Bucket is mainly an empty restaurant in Bikini Bottom, Plankton tries to sell "Chum" but it's inedible.