Netflix orders Stranger Things pop-up bar to close

Netflix have politely asked a Stranger Things-themed pop-up bar in Chicago to close.

'The Upside Down' bar, inspired by the hit sci-fi series, opened in August and had become a hit with fans.

The establishment sold cocktails such as 'Eleven's Eggos' and 'Demogorgon' and featured decor like the alphabet lights on the wall.

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Following reports the bar was planning to extend their opening past their original September closing date, Netflix issued a polite cease-and-desist notice.

The letter read: "Look, I don't want you to think I'm a total wastoid, and I love how much you guys love the show. (Just wait until you see Season 2!) But unless I'm living in the Upside Down, I don't think we did a deal with you for this pop-up... You're obviously creative types, so I'm sure you can appreciate that it's important to us to have a say in how our fans encounter the worlds we build."

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