Saved By The Bell Pop Up Diner

I totally geeked out when Saved by the Max, a diner modeled after the eatery in the 90’s sitcom the Saved By The Bell set up shop here in Chicago. The diner was a huge hit, so they agreed to stay well past the original end date which means you all have until May of 2017 to experience this blast from the past. Since reservations are hard to come by, my wife and I got there two hours before they open just to make sure we would be let in if they had a no show.

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It was all I hoped for and then some. I’ve been in this space before so to see it transformed into one of my favorite childhood shows was phenomenal. I expected to enjoy the props and staging, but I didn’t expect the Lisa Turtle shake or Mac and Screech to blow my mind.

If you could pick an old show to pop-up in your city, what would it be?

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12 Comments Add yours

  1. Tami says:

    What a fun place to eat. I love colorful settings.

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  2. Amanda Kruse says:

    What a cute place to eat at!

    xx,
    Amanda || http://www.fortheloveofglitter.com

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  3. This looks so incredibly amazing! I’d love to attend and check out this diner. How cute! xx Adaleta Avdic

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  4. This is SO much fun! Definitely wishing I was close enough to check it out.

    Molly | Hey There Sunshine

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  5. This is THE CUTEST!!! What a fun spot!! I wish it were around the corner from me!

    hugs,
    Christina

    Christina | Fashion & Frills

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  6. elle spann says:

    amazing! i love it when a theme is done so well!!
    elle
    Southern Elle Style

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  7. I keep hearing about this! This is super cool!!

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  8. Lauren of An Explorer's Heart says:

    This looks SO FUN! What a cool idea – wish we had something like that in Columbus!

    Lauren
    http://www.anexplorersheart.com

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  9. Definitely Sister sister or a different world 💕those are some of my favorites

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    1. Dāsha says:

      Ooh,those are both great choices!

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      1. Yeah the late 80s and early 90s had some classic tv shows

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