B-Man’s Blends ‘Humor’ with ‘Hummus’ on April Fool’s Day

Local Pasadena Japanese restaurant changes from “Teriyaki” to “Souvlaki” on April 1st

PASADENA, CA (SEND2PRESS NEWSWIRE) — Local restaurant favorite, B-Man’s Teriyaki & Burgers (, will celebrate April Fool’s Day with a thematic prank. In the spirit of the one-day a year when practical jokes are the norm, B-Man’s will trade Teriyaki for Greek fare, bringing the tastes of Greece to Pasadena on April Fools Day. Owner Byron Takeuchi, will falsely claim a sudden change of management, promoting the new B-Man’s Greek Cafe with outdoor banners. Inside, customers will be greeted by the sights and sounds of Greece, including a parade of delicious Greek menu items to be served from 10 am – 10 pm.

The one-day menu will feature Combo Plates with a choice of Chicken Souvlaki or Falafel served with Rice Pilaf, Greek Salad, Hummus and Pita Bread. Pita Sandwiches and Greek Chicken Salads will also be served. B-Man’s employees will join the fun by decorating the restaurant with a Greek feel, including Greek music playing over the speakers, and Belly Dancer from 12 noon – 1:30 pm to complete the experience.

Regulars who come in for a taste of the teriyaki bowls and burgers need not be disappointed. B-Man’s will also be serving its regular menu.

This will mark B-Man’s fifth annual April Fool’s Day event in Pasadena. It became “B-Man’s Jamaican Cafe” on April 1, 2005, “B-Man’s Cajun Cafe” in 2004, “B-Man’s Texas BBQ” in 2003, and “B-Man’s Tacos and Burritos” in 2002.

B-Man’s Teriyaki & Burgers is owned and operated by Byron Takeuchi, long time local restaurateur. B-Man’s opened in Pasadena, on August 1999, and was named “Best Pasadena Fast-Food Restaurant” by the Pasadena Weekly in 2000. The Pasadena restaurant is located at 3007 E. Huntington Drive, #102 on the corner of San Gabriel Blvd. B-Man’s now has a second location in Azusa, CA. Byron Takeuchi makes his own teriyaki sauce sweetened with real honey and no refined sugars. Popular menu items include charbroiled teriyaki beef and chicken, grilled tofu skewers and teriyaki-avocado-cheeseburgers. B-Man’s is open daily from 10 am – 10 pm, except Fridays when it closes at 11pm.

For more information about B-Man’s Teriyaki & Burgers (, and the upcoming April Fool’s Day event, interested persons can contact Byron Takeuchi at (626) 375-6949, or via e-mail at byron @

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