May 24, 2017 // Franchising.com // Tokyo, Japan - The Pie Hole, the fast-growing Los Angeles pie and coffee shop, opened the doors to their newest store in Ginza, located in Tokyo, Japan. The premier shopping destination will now have delicious sweet and savory pies and specialty coffee in the newest building in all of Asia. This is The Pie Hole’s second location open in Japan.
The Pie Hole’s menu fits in perfectly with Japan’s coffee culture and makes the perfect partner to a slice of pie. Nitro Cold Brew is offered, creating smooth and flavorful iced coffee, along with coffee classics like the Cappuccino and Macchiato. Known for their one-of-a-kind pies, the Ginza location will serve customer favorites such as the sweet Earl Grey Tea Pie and the savory Shepherd’s Pie.
“We’ve had great success at our Tokyo location so we are very excited to keep growing in this market,” said founder Sean Brennan. “Ginza is a popular shopping district and we are excited to serve shoppers great pie and coffee while they are visiting.”
The Ginza store is open daily from 11 a.m. -11:30 p.m. The first Japan store is located near the Shinkjuku station in LUMINE Shinkuju and is open from 8 a.m. to 10 p.m. daily. The Pie Hole worked closely with their partners to select recipes that would appeal to the local Japanese flavor preferences.
The Pie Hole is partnering with Fransmart, the franchise development company behind the explosive growth of brands like Five Guys Burgers and Fries and Freshii.
The Pie Hole was founded in 2011 by partners Sean Brennan, Matthew & Lindsay Heffner and Rebecca Grasley, the matriarch of The Pie Hole. Featuring 5th generation family pie recipes, and an exclusive line of The Pie Hole organic coffees, The Pie Hole is dedicated to delicious, distinctive flavors and premium ingredients. The Pie Hole makes made-from-scratch pies of both the sweet and savory varieties, and custom roasted Fair Trade Organic coffees to demanding specifications. The Pie Hole serves multiple dayparts including breakfast, lunch, dinner and late night, along with the ability to accommodate large orders, corporate parties and weddings. BuzzFeed ranks The Pie Hole on their list of “24 Of The Most Delicious Pies In America”, along with Refinery 29 “The 22 best desserts in all of LA” and on Spoon University’s “50 Things You Need To Eat In LA Before You Die.” The Pie Hole has been featured on The Cooking Channel show Unique Eats and Conde Naste Traveler named the Maple Custard Pie to their “Top 12 Best Pies in America.”
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