Netflix’s ‘Stranger Things’ inspires pop-up cafe in Tokyo

South China Morning Post published this video item, entitled “Netflix’s ‘Stranger Things’ inspires pop-up cafe in Tokyo” – below is their description.

Fans of the American sci-fi hit Stranger Things can now chow down on demonic pasta and rock out to retro 1980s tunes at a pop-up cafe in Japan inspired by the Netflix horror drama. The shop, which is a partnership with local restaurant chain Pronto Corp, recently extended its run in Tokyo’s fashionable Shibuya district several months amid overwhelming demand. Stranger Things remains one of the streaming service’s top 10 shows in Japan since the release of its fourth season in May 2022.

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