Newswire: The new Twin Peaks will be 18 episodes long, and the original diner is being restored

A little over a week ago, we reported that David Lynch had returned to Showtime’s Twin Peaks revival after some kind of financial dispute, and now we have some information on an even more important part of the show that is also coming back: Twede’s Cafe in North Bend, WA, which was used as the show’s famous Double R Diner—known for its reasonably delicious coffee and cherry pie.

As The A.V. Club’s own intrepid Pop Pilgrims explained in 2011 when they visited Twede’s Cafe, the interior of the building was destroyed by a fire in 2000, so the owner had to rebuild it without all of that campy-yet-timeless charm that the Double R exuded in Twin Peaks. With all of that hot Showtime money flowing in like so many waterfalls in the Twin Peaks opening credits, though, Twede’s Cafe is going to …

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