Be a Part of the Tokyo Sushi Express Legacy!

One of the Only Japanese Fast Casual Restaurants in the Franchise Market Today!

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At Tokyo Sushi Express, we’ve been pairing quality, nutritious, and locally-sourced ingredients with time-honoured and traditional Japanese recipes since 1998. When you choose to own your Tokyo Sushi Express franchise, you are choosing a wildly- popular fast casual concept with little competition in the franchise space.

We are excited to be considered as a part of your business ownership journey. Our franchisees are like family — we provide in-depth initial training, ongoing support, and everything you need to launch, operate, and sustain your very own successful Tokyo Sushi Express franchise. As an Edmonton-staple for over 2 decades, we’ve served and satisfied tens of thousands of customers. Get ready to build your future with one of the biggest names in Japanese fast casual — Tokyo Sushi Express!

About Us

Tokyo Sushi Express is an Edmonton-based restaurant that provides a delicious fast casual dining experience centered around traditional Japanese sushi and a simplified hibachi selection. Our first location launched in 1998 — since then, we’ve grown to 12 operating locations throughout Edmonton! We’re set apart from other restaurants due to our focus on quality ingredients sourced locally, our affordable price points for our customers, and our speedy service!


Franchise Process



The First Step to Tokyo Sushi Express Ownership

Our team wants to hear from you! To get started, fill out the form and let us know your level of interest.

The Tokyo Sushi Express Team Meets You!

Our team wants to get to know you and wants you to get to us. We will schedule a virtual or in-person meeting to go over additional questions and details.


Discover the Difference

Tokyo Sushi Express invites you in for an up close and personal look at our operation. Discovery Day is the time to ask questions and get a feel for how each Tokyo Sushi Express is operated.

Why Should You Choose Tokyo Sushi Express as Your Business?

Fast Casual Japanese Food

The Tokyo Sushi Express menu begins with a focus on authentic tastes and fresh ingredients. Everything on our menu is offered at a competitive price point, often lower than our competition! We are unique as a fast-casual concept that solely sells fresh sushi, hibachi, and Japanese fare.

Our Footprint

Our franchise fee is lower than the industry standard, saving you money right away, but it doesn’t stop there! Our menu is structured for less food waste and minimal staff is needed to efficiently run each store.

Strong Brand Power

Since 1998, Tokyo Sushi Express has seen success in each of our locations. Our brand is well-known throughout Edmonton for being the best of the best fast casual, Japanese food and it’s this long, successful history that propels us forward towards international expansion!