27 Jan '16, 4pm

At George And Lennie In San Francisco, Coffee Gets Real

Walker admits he didn’t really know what he was doing when he decided to open the shop. “I didn’t approach this project with a specific finished product in mind. I had a vision, and I let that vision lead me.” The space feels both planned and unplanned: A sandwich board outside of the shop features the words “DRINK COFFEE!” slapped together with neon green electrician’s tape. The menu includes traditional coffee drinks (George and Lennie deploys a three-group La Marzocco Linea Classic ), but also scrambled eggs. In one corner there’s a giant ruler leaning against the condiment table, a six-foot-long plot printer (which Walker uses to print his photos after-hours) slumbering next to it. There’s a lava lamp and antique studio lights, an Indian shrine, cacti and knit art; as you walk in, a wall of pictures taken by Walker at his weekly photo-and-coffee pop-ups around the city...

Full article: http://sprudge.com/george-and-lennie-92056.html

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