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Sejarah Hokben 1985

1985

HokBen (the new name of Hoka Hoka Bento) was established in Jakarta on 18 April 1985, under the license of PT. Eka Bogainti.  The first restaurant was the Kebon Kacang branch.

Sejarah Hokben 1990

1990

The opening of the first store in Bandung. To date, Hoka Hoka Bento has had 32 stores that spread in various locations in West Java.

Sejarah Hokben 2005

2005

The opening of the first store in Surabaya. Today, Hoka Hoka Bento has 22 stores that spread in various locations in Surabaya, Sidoarjo and Malang.

Sejarah Hokben 2007

2007

Call Center of HokBen Delivery Service ( 1 500 505 ) was launched.

Sejarah Hokben 2008

2008

HokBen received a Halal Certification from the Indonesian Council of Ulama (MUI) with Halal Certificate No. 00160048830908.

Launching of HokBen Website with online order feature and introducing the Kidzu Bento as menu package for kids.

Sejarah Hokben 2009

2009

The launching of HokBen Drive Thru. Now, HokBen Drive Thru is available at : HokBen Alam Sutera, HokBen Summarecon Boulevard Bekasi, HokBen BSD Square, HokBen Harapan Indah, HokBen Transyogi Cibubur, HokBen Grand Wisata Bekasi, HokBen Ciater Pamulang, HokBen Bojongsari Depok, HokBen Puspitek Pamulang, HokBen Yasmin Bogor, HokBen Slamet Riyadi Solo, HokBen Polisi Istimewa Surabaya, HokBen Majapahit Semarang, HokBen Srondol Semarang, HokBen Marlboro Bali dan HokBen Antasari Bandarlampung, HokBen Citra Raya, HokBen Graha Pena Surabaya, HokBen Bintaro Jaya Tangsel, HokBen Ring Road Medan, HokBen Ruko Riau Pekanbaru, HokBen Plaju Palembang.

Sejarah Hokben 2010

2010

Expansion to Central Java (Yogyakarta, Semarang, Solo) and Bali. As of September 2022, there are 3 stores in Bali and 14 stores in Joglosemar area (Yogyakarta, Solo, Semarang).

Sejarah Hokben 2012

2012

Introducing multi-cashier service and  Debit/Credit Card payment.

Sejarah Hokben 2013

2013

Starting on October 15th 2013, Hoka Hoka Bento has become HokBen. Now with newly fresh and friendly appearances, offers, services and surroundings.

Sejarah Hokben 2016

2016

On August 17, 2016 HokBen Apps was launched. With the tagline "Now You and HokBen are only as close as Chopsticks". This app provides easiness in 'Customer Journey' experience in ordering HokBen’s menu.

Sejarah Hokben 2017

2017

On September 27, 2017, HokBen received Halal Assurance System Certificate No.HC574/LPPOMMUI/X/2017 from LPPOM MUI. By obtaining this Halal Assurance System Certificate, public should not hesitate in consuming HokBen products.

Sejarah Hokben 2018

2018

In 2018, HokBen made its other milestone by opening its first store in Sumatra, which located in the city of Bandar Lampung. The first store in Sumatra is in Mall Boemi Kedaton 1st floor and began serving Lampung HokBen Friends on 18 October 2018. Now HokBen have 3 store in Lampung Province.

All HokBen stores are fully owned by PT Eka Bogainti and are not available through franchise system.

Sejarah Hokben 2019

2019

In March 12, 2019, HokBen (PT.Eka Boga Inti) has received ISO 9001:2015 Quality Management  System Certificate from BSI (British Standard Institution)

Sejarah Hokben 2020

2020

On October 23, 2020, HokBen introduced a new outlet concept, namely HokBen Kitchen, a store that only serves take-away and delivery orders. HokBen Kitchen is expected to serve customers more quickly because it is easier to reach by online delivery fleets.


Currently, there are 93 HokBen Kitchens which are currently spread across several cities in Java and Sumatra.

Sejarah Hokben 2020

2020

On January 29, 2020, HokBen was present for the first time in Pekanbaru City, Riau Province, Sumatra.  Located at Living World Mall, GF floor. Now HokBen have 5 store in Riau Province. 

Sejarah Hokben 2020

2020

On January 28, 2020, HokBen was present for the first time in Medan City, North Sumatra. Located at Sun Plaza Medan 4th floor. As of September 2022 HokBen has 9 stores in North Sumatra Province.  

Sejarah Hokben 2022

2022

HokBen again expanded its network on the island of Sumatra, precisely in Jambi Province on April 24, 2022 as many as 2 stores, namely at HokBen Jambi Town Square, located on Jl. Captain Pattimura No. 88, Simpang III Sipin, Jambi City, and HokBen Jambi Prima Mall which is located on Jl. Jen. Sudirman No. 90, Talang Jauh, Jambi City. 

Sejarah Hokben 2022

2022

After opening in Jambi and Bengkulu cities, HokBen is back in Padang Province, which is located at HokBen Transmart Padang, Padang City, West Sumatra on July 1, 2022 and this Padang store is HokBen's 300th store in Indonesia.

Sejarah Hokben 2022

2022

After the opening in Jambi City, HokBen is now back in Bengkulu Province which is the first time in Bengkulu City which is located at HokBen Bencoolen Mall, Bengkulu City on June 26, 2022