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'Breaking Bad' Pop-Up Restaurant, Los Pollos Hermanos, Is Missing Just One Thing

No harm, no fowl.

A famous Wendy’s commercial once asked, “Where’s the beef?”

Well, we got no beef with Los Pollos Hermanos. Unfortunately, we got no chicken, either.

Where da chicken?
Where da chicken?

Where’s the chicken?

The Los Pollos pop-up that debuted at SXSW earlier this year reportedly didn’t serve chicken. Sadly, “employees” at the “Breaking Bad”-inspired restaurant in New York City also confirmed to The Huffington Post that there was no chicken up for grabs ... only curly fries.

It’s a little disappointing considering the restaurant is called Los Pollos Hermanos, which literally translates to “The Chicken Brothers,” and boasts an elaborate menu of chicken delicacies. 

So what is all that stuff then?
So what is all that stuff then?

Luckily, the restaurant, which popped up in NYC on Sunday and Monday in honor of the “Better Call Saul” Season 3 premiere, has everything else.

Outside, the lines wrapped around Saul’s car:

Nice parking spot.
Nice parking spot.

There were random Heisenbergs spotted out front:

Heisenberg doesn't have to knock. He's always welcome.
Heisenberg doesn't have to knock. He's always welcome.

And once inside, it was like you stepped into the world of “Breaking Bad”: 

Toto, we're not in Albuquerque anymore. 
Toto, we're not in Albuquerque anymore. 

It’s not McDonald’s, but peeps were lovin’ it.

Nothing "Bad" here.
Nothing "Bad" here.

Video screens had Gus Fring (Giancarlo Esposito), franchise creator and secret drug lord, encouraging patrons to try the new curly fries. Despite Heisenberg’s disagreements with the aforementioned proprietor, clearly even he couldn’t resist.

These fries taste better than science.
These fries taste better than science.

And what the heck do they put on those curly fries? Fring doesn’t actually say in the promo video, but he guarantees you’ll like them. 

Just me, myself and fry.
Just me, myself and fry.

Whatever the recipe, that stuff’s addictive. And you can enjoy them with three different sauces, too. Stick to your meth-ods, dude.

Even Walt Jr. would say this is better than breakfast.
Even Walt Jr. would say this is better than breakfast.

Our final assessment: Yeah, Los Pollos Hermanos doesn’t have chicken, but no harm, no fowl.

See more pictures below.

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