Fast Foods Gone Global Travel Guide

International food chains are introducing their homegrown flavors to American customers.


Activities
IKEA
IKEA, a furniture store that originated in Sweden, has now taken over the US. Along with furniture, the chain also serves up no-frills Swedish and American food.
  • 8000 Ikea Way
  • Bloomington, MN 55425 US

IKEA

IKEA, a furniture store that originated in Sweden, has now taken over the US. Along with furniture, the chain also serves up no-frills Swedish and American food.
8000 Ikea Way Bloomington, MN, US
McDonald’s Corporation
At the McDonald’s training facility and test kitchen, the mission is to find the best local foods around the world and recreate them, McDonald’s style.
  • 2111 McDonald's Dr
  • Oak Brook, IL 60523 US

McDonald’s Corporation

At the McDonald’s training facility and test kitchen, the mission is to find the best local foods around the world and recreate them, McDonald’s style.
2111 McDonald's Dr Oak Brook, IL, US
Phone: +1 630-623-3000
The World of Coca-Cola
The World of Coca-Cola is a museum where visitors can sample 60 different flavors of Coke products from around the world, such as Georgia coffee, which is canned coffee from Japan, or Fanta Pineapple from Greece.
coca-cola museum, building, exterior, blue sky, tourists,
Photo by Visions of America / Universal Image Group / Getty Images
  • 121 Baker St NW
  • Atlanta, GA 30313 US

The World of Coca-Cola

The World of Coca-Cola is a museum where visitors can sample 60 different flavors of Coke products from around the world, such as Georgia coffee, which is canned coffee from Japan, or Fanta Pineapple from Greece.
121 Baker St NW Atlanta, GA, US
Phone: +1 404-676-5151

Restaurants & Bars
Yo! Sushi
The sushi here circulates the restaurant on conveyer belts for customers to select and eat.
  • Washington, DC 20002 US

Yo! Sushi

The sushi here circulates the restaurant on conveyer belts for customers to select and eat.
Washington, DC, US
Pret a Manger
A bakery-café originating from the UK that makes small, to-go meals in on-site kitchens. This chain prides itself on fresh natural foods, and any food that isn’t sold that day is donated to charity.
  • Various Locations
  • Washington, DC US

Pret a Manger

A bakery-café originating from the UK that makes small, to-go meals in on-site kitchens. This chain prides itself on fresh natural foods, and any food that isn’t sold that day is donated to charity.
Various Locations Washington, DC, US
Yoshinoya
Yoshinoya is a restaurant chain that started in Japan with only one dish: the signature beef bowl. Today there are restaurants all over the world with more than one dish on the menu.
  • Various Locations
  • Los Angeles, CA US

Yoshinoya

Yoshinoya is a restaurant chain that started in Japan with only one dish: the signature beef bowl. Today there are restaurants all over the world with more than one dish on the menu.
Various Locations Los Angeles, CA, US
Din Tai Fung
This Taiwanese restaurant is internationally recognized for its dumplings (selling 10,000 a day at the Los Angeles location) and buns stuffed with meat, seafood, veggies or red beans.
  • Various Locations
  • Arcadia, CA US

Din Tai Fung

This Taiwanese restaurant is internationally recognized for its dumplings (selling 10,000 a day at the Los Angeles location) and buns stuffed with meat, seafood, veggies or red beans.
Various Locations Arcadia, CA, US
Phone: +1 626-446-8588
egrees C Bakery Café
This coffee chain from Taiwan offers pastries, cakes and beverages that Americans love.
  • Irvine, CA US

egrees C Bakery Café

This coffee chain from Taiwan offers pastries, cakes and beverages that Americans love.
Irvine, CA, US
Beard Papa’s
This Japanese bakery is known for its cream puffs. The customer picks the shell and the filling, and it's made to order.
  • 2167 Broadway
  • New York, NY 10024 US

Beard Papa’s

This Japanese bakery is known for its cream puffs. The customer picks the shell and the filling, and it's made to order.
2167 Broadway New York, NY, US
Le Pain Quotidien
This café chain from Belgium specializes in homemade breads. Le Pain cooks use organic ingredients and have not compromised their menu for American tastes.
  • Various Locations
  • New York, NY US

Le Pain Quotidien

This café chain from Belgium specializes in homemade breads. Le Pain cooks use organic ingredients and have not compromised their menu for American tastes.
Various Locations New York, NY, US
Maoz
Maoz is a fast food restaurant from Amsterdam geared toward vegetarians and vegans with sandwiches made of pita bread and various toppings, including hummus, avocado and marinated beets.
  • Various Locations
  • New York, NY US

Maoz

Maoz is a fast food restaurant from Amsterdam geared toward vegetarians and vegans with sandwiches made of pita bread and various toppings, including hummus, avocado and marinated beets.
Various Locations New York, NY, US
Aroma Espresso Bar and Café
This Israeli café has coffee beans from all around the world, along with house-made pastries.
  • Various Locations
  • New York, NY US

Aroma Espresso Bar and Café

This Israeli café has coffee beans from all around the world, along with house-made pastries.
Various Locations New York, NY, US
Café Bene
This café originally from South Korea is modeled after a 17th-century European salon. They serve Korean and European fare, such as shaved ice with red bean paste and Belgian waffles with whipped cream, caramel and chocolate sauce.
  • Various Locations
  • New York, NY US

Café Bene

This café originally from South Korea is modeled after a 17th-century European salon. They serve Korean and European fare, such as shaved ice with red bean paste and Belgian waffles with whipped cream, caramel and chocolate sauce.
Various Locations New York, NY, US
100 Montaditos
100 Montaditos is a Spanish sandwich chain with 100 sandwiches made with bread flown in from Spain.
  • Pembroke Pines, FL US

100 Montaditos

100 Montaditos is a Spanish sandwich chain with 100 sandwiches made with bread flown in from Spain.
Pembroke Pines, FL, US
Giraffas
Giraffas is a chain from Brazil with traditional Brazilian food as well as some dishes adapted to American tastes.
  • Various Locations
  • Miami, FL US

Giraffas

Giraffas is a chain from Brazil with traditional Brazilian food as well as some dishes adapted to American tastes.
Various Locations Miami, FL, US

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