Dedicated Since 1970

Who is Uncle Tetsu?

 Uncle Tetsu was born in 1948 and started helping his parents in their sweets business from the age of 5. He grew up baking and preparing scrumptious desserts at the Hakata Sweet Shop. He has been in the food business from the time he started working and gained experiences in numerous restaurants. 

Around 1970, a new restaurant business was founded called Uncle Tetsu in Fukuoka and this was the time when the character of Uncle Tetsu’s Cheesecake was born.

 

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Baking Since 1970

The birth of Uncle Tetsu’s Cheesecake

The soft and fluffy Uncle Tetsu’s Cheesecake was established in 1990. His business quickly grew nationwide in Japan, and there were 45 shops opened by 1995. His business reputation was heard in Taiwan and the first shop was opened there in 2011. Since then, the brand went global and now operated in more than 16 countries including United States, Canada, and Australia.