Customers have waited in hourlong lines at the concept’s recently opened Seattle-area unit to scoop up its Asian pastries, such as the Marble Taro Bun and milky brioche. Founded in Taiwan, 85C is named for its optimal coffee-brewing temperature—though it is known for its iced sea salt coffee. 85C has more than 900 units globally and continues to expand in the States.

LocationBrea, Calif.
2016 Systemwide Sales$29,200,000*
% Change in Sales40.4%
2016 U.S. Units25
% Change in Units47.1%
2016 Average Unit Volume$1,390,000*
% Change in AUV3.7%
Future 50 Year2017
Franchisingyes