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Burger King returns to Japan on June 8th June 2, 2007

Posted by fukumimi in Food and Drink, Japan.
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Burger King returns to Japan this Friday, with the first store opening in Nishi-Shinjuku. (previous mention about the return of Burger King here)

The Burger King is located within the Shinjuku Island Tower building, taking over the premises of a Lotteria burger joint (the BK franchise is being developed by Lotte which owns the Lotteria chain).

Interesting to note, the Island Tower is home to McDonalds Japan’s head offices.

The second store opens in Ikebukuro’s Sunshine Building complex on June 22nd, and Lotte and Revamp plan to have 50 Burger Kings in Japan within 3 years.

The Japan only  “teriyaki whopper” will be making a reappearance.

Personally I look forward to the fries and onion rings at BK which are better than at their competitors.

I’m sure no one will begrudge me a trip to a fast food burger joint once in a while. Once I’ve come off my diet anyway….

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1. Burger King: Opening Friday In Tokyo » Japan Probe - June 3, 2007

[…] a reminder to all you fast food fans out there: Burger King will open a restaurant in Tokyo on June 8th: Burger King returns to Japan this Friday, with the first store opening in Nishi-Shinjuku. […]

2. richard - June 4, 2007

50 outlets in three years? I don’t know why but companies always claim that they will open many more outlets in Japan than they actualy do.

3. サイドビジネス情報局 - June 5, 2007

2007年6月8日Burger King【バーガー・キング】が日本に戻って来る!!

サイドビジネスとはちょっと違いますが、今西新宿でちょっとした話題を醸し出している出来事があります。
5年前まで【バーガー・キング】というハンバーガショップがあった記憶を…

4. Joseph - June 7, 2007

I don’t know what it is about Burger King, but it has spawned one of the longest discussion threads I’ve ever seen on Asoboo.

I wonder how long it would take to get a dozen Krispy Kreme donuts and a whopper in Shinjuku on a Sunday, and how many calories one would burn while standing in line…

5. CHELLIE BOO - December 12, 2008

FINALLY!!!!!!!!!!!WHO DOSENT NEED AND LIKE BUGER KING……….


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