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A Breaking Bad-Themed Coffee Shop Has Opened in Istanbul

Rebecca OConnell
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Breaking Bad

may be over, but that doesn't mean we can't still enjoy all the things inspired by the show. One spectacular example is Walter’s Coffee Roastery, a new cafe that opened in March in Moda, Kadikoy, Istanbul. Remember Gale's coffee apparatus? This restaurant is basically the real life spin-off of that scene. Visitors can feel like they're drinking the results of an illegal science project. 

Founder Deniz Kosan decided he wanted to create a coffee shop that took things in a new direction. His Heisenberg-looking cousin inspired him to base the shop on his favorite television show.

For legal reasons, this coffee shop is technically just a chemical lab-themed spot. There's no direct mention of Breaking Bad, and the show's logo isn't used, but you can still spot direct references, like yellow jumpsuits and a giant periodic table on the wall. 








[h/t: Bored Panda]

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