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ABQ London

455 Hackney Road, London E2 9DY, England
+44 20 3488 1678
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Great experience let down by poor staff

Cooking the drinks was great fun and the experience is good value for money. However, we had issues... read more

Reviewed 1 week ago
Jay S
ABQ LONDON!! What an amazing night!

This place is fantastic! Highly recommend to anyone. You don’t have to have seen the series as the... read more

Reviewed 1 week ago
Leigh J
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Yeah Science! Yeah cocktails! ABQ is a Breaking Bad inspired Molecular Cocktail Bar in London. Time to Cook!
  • Excellent88%
  • Very good8%
  • Average1%
  • Poor2%
  • Terrible1%
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Suggested Duration: 1-2 hours
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455 Hackney Road, London E2 9DY, England
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+44 20 3488 1678
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Reviewed 1 week ago

Cooking the drinks was great fun and the experience is good value for money. However, we had issues with two of the guys running it. We visited as a group of 10 for a birthday, and whilst we were slightly louder than the other guests,...More

1  Thank Jay S
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Lollipop C, Reservations at ABQ London, responded to this reviewResponded 6 days ago

Hi Jay! Thanks for your time and sharing your feedback. We are terribly sorry about this, we are now investigating with the ground staff to understand what happened. Management will get back to you very soon today. Thank you very much again.

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Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

This place is fantastic! Highly recommend to anyone. You don’t have to have seen the series as the friends we went with hadn’t and they had as great of a time as us!! Cooking your own cocktails was a brilliant experience!! See you again soon...More

1  Thank Leigh J
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Lollipop C, JP at ABQ London, responded to this reviewResponded 6 days ago

Yo Leigh! Sick review :) next time visit our sis bar The Bletchley! Tight

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Reviewed 1 week ago

I celebrated my birthday at the ABQ and it was such an amazing experience.. Love the music and the atmosphere. making the cocktails ourselves was fun. A must do for the Breaking bad fans

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Lollipop C, JP at ABQ London, responded to this reviewResponded 6 days ago

Yo Jessica! Awesome night and awesome bday :) Next time visit our sis bar The Bletchley! Tight

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Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

My husband and I came here as he got it as a leaving present from work. We are both big breakbreaking bad fans and even watched the while thing twice. We loved making our own cocktails and the music was great. It was a fantastic...More

2  Thank belindap9
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Lollipop C, JP at ABQ London, responded to this reviewResponded 6 days ago

Hey Belinda! Thank you so much for your banging comment! Music is sick at ABQ :) Next time, come and try another amazing immersive experience at our sis bar The Bletchley Tight

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Reviewed 3 weeks ago

My husband and I are huge Breaking Bad fans, so when I found this bar online, I was so excited! The bartender is a true genius! The way they've figured out how to mix odd ingredients with liquor and turn it into a science experiment...More

2  Thank celinanjimenez15
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Lollipop C, JP at ABQ London, responded to this reviewResponded 2 weeks ago

Yo Celina! Thank you so much for reviewing ABQ, staff really had the best time with you! Happy you really enjoyed the cocktails too....that means you have been a genius in cooking them too :) Hope to see you soon next time you are back...More

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Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

This was amazing. The whole experience was so interesting. The cocktails were so creative and stuff members were very funny and attentive. I deffinately recommend to try.

1  Thank Alana G
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Lollipop C, JP at ABQ London, responded to this reviewResponded 2 weeks ago

Yo Alana girl! Thank you so much for your banging review! Next time try The Bletchley... you can become a skilled secret agent and operate with WW2 Enigma machines. The prize are incredible personalised cocktails decoding your taste profile :) Tight!

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Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

I went ABQ for my boyfriends birthday and it was amazing! Such a good laugh and the workers were so funny. Great fun and will definitely recommend it!

1  Thank kerry288
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Lollipop C, JP at ABQ London, responded to this reviewResponded 3 weeks ago

Yo Kerry! You cooked your cocktails right! Thanks for your feedback babe x Next time try The Bletchley, our sister bar in Chelsea....we have some pretty amazing agents in the ground there too...personalised cocktails, yo! Peace out x

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Reviewed 13 April 2018

Great experience with a great set of guys. The guys working here were all up for a laugh and knew their stuff. Was here for my birthday and the whole table got a free birthday shot each. Brilliant value for money considering how strong some...More

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Lollipop C, JP at ABQ London, responded to this reviewResponded 23 April 2018

Yo Dylan! Glad you had a blast at the RV, we would love to "cook" with you again! Next time you can try The Bletchley, our WW2 code breakers cocktail bar in Chelsea...check it out! Tango yankee :)

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Reviewed 6 April 2018

My daughter and I had an amazing night in the company of 20 or so others also having a blast. Thoroughly recommended, great value, and although all three hosts were great, Zamba's performance well and truly made the night for me - thank you!!More

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Lollipop C, ABQ Team at ABQ London, responded to this reviewResponded 12 April 2018

Yo Lydia! Thank you so much for your review, has been great hosting you and your daughter! Zamba really enjoyed cooking with you too :) Next time, please try The Bletchley, for sure you will have a blast :) You get into character as a...More

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Reviewed 28 March 2018

To say we enjoyed ourselves doing this was an UNDERSTATEMENT. It was one of the most unique experiences we had in our 3 weeks in the UK - we've pretty much done all the tourist stuff in London over several recent trips so this was...More

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Lollipop P, Front Office Manager at ABQ London, responded to this reviewResponded 9 April 2018

Hey hey hey WorkerBeeMCR :) Sweet! We had an amazing time cooking with you too, yo! So happy to hear you really enjoyed your experience, tight! Hope to see you again soon at the RV, beautiful peeps :) You can directly get in touch on...More

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