SIGN UPLOG IN
Detail

Pelican

ID
858
Restaurant Reservation
A famous bakery that’s the subject of a new documentary, Pelican has been selling only two items on the menu for over 70 years, white bread loaves and dinner rolls.
0.0 (0)
Cafe / Bakery / Pastries / Desserts
Lunch: ¥999 - Dinner: ¥999
We strive to be as accurate as possible and keep up with the changing landscape of Japan’s food and travel industries. If you spot any inaccuracies, please send a report.
Restaurant Details
Bread is much like a second-class citizen to Japan’s main carb staple: rice. There are some places though, where the humble loaf is king. Located in Tokyo's downtown Asakusa neighborhood, Pelican has been selling only two items on the menu for over 70 years: white bread loaves and dinner rolls. This famous local bakery sells an average of about 500 white bread loaves and 4,000 dinner rolls a day. Pelican also sells its products wholesale to local coffee shops, restaurants, and grocery stores, but they're not as successful as their direct sales to consumers at their own store. The display of white bread loaves and dinner rolls on rows of wooden shelves draws the eye, and allows customers to gauge the remaining stock for the day. The secret behind the famous bread isn't a fancy recipe as it's made from only two kinds of dough, but rather their consistent and unwavering quality in every loaf. Pelican is a bakery that's as simple as it gets, and the Japanese love it. It has recently been the subject of a new documentary film which has boosted its popularity to new heights, so now is a great time to see what all the fuss is about.
Pelican Phone Number
03-3841-4686
Business Hours
Monday: 08:00 AM - 05:00 PM
Tuesday: 08:00 AM - 05:00 PM
Wednesday: 08:00 AM - 05:00 PM
Thursday: 08:00 AM - 05:00 PM
Friday: 08:00 AM - 05:00 PM
Saturday: 08:00 AM - 05:00 PM
Holidays
Sunday
Pelican Address
4-7-4 Kotobuki, Taito City, Tokyo, 111-0042, Japan
Pelican Cancellation Policy
Free cancellation up to 1 week prior
Read more
Be the first to review this restaurant!
Ratings and reviews
0.0
ID
858
Make a Reservation
Select at least 1 guest
Select Guest
Select at least 1 guest
Guest
0
CLEAR
APPLY
Date
Select Date
Date
September
2021
SuMoTuWeThFrSa
2930311234
567891011
12131415161718
19202122232425
262728293012
Time
Select Time
Time
A byFood representative will contact the restaurant on your behalf. For more information about high-end reservations, see FAQs
Other
Vegetarian
Be the first to review this restaurant!
Ratings and reviews
0.0