Join us at Rally in the Alley! 8/18

RALLY IN THE ALLEY IS BACK.
DOWNTOWN IS BACK.

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Live Music. Local Beer. Good Times. Join us for some serious fun and festivities.

Time: 4-9pm
Music: The Wet Bandits
Brewery Partner: Rhinegeist
Food: Hai Poké, DareDevil Dogs, Paddy Wagon Food
Beer Tokens: $5 each and proceeds will benefit CD102.5 For The Kids.
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AT ODDFELLOWS ON TUESDAYS!

We are going a few weeks strong with extended days of service at Oddfellows! You can now get your poké fix Tuesday through Friday from 4pm-9pm. See you there!

WHERE TO GET SOME HAI POKÉ

Rally in the Alley
Thursday, August 18 | 4-9pm
Pearl Alley Market
Columbus, Ohio 43215

Zauber Brewing (food truck)
Sundays | 3pm to 9pm
909 W 5th Ave, Columbus, OH 43212
Pure Pressed Juicery (pop up)
Monday – Friday | 11am to 2pm
194 S High St, Columbus, OH 43215

Oddfellows Liquor Bar (pop up)
Tuesday – Friday | 4pm to 9pm
1038 N. High St, Columbus, OH 43201

Standard Hall (pop up)
Saturdays | 6pm to 11pm
1100 N High St, Columbus, OH 43201

POKÉMON OF THE WEEK.

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@justinpaulvilla: oh…hi poké 😛✋

You could be next week’s Pokémon! Be sure to tag @haicbus on Instagram and Twitter with a photo on social media and show the world how you poké!

THANK YOU COLUMBUS!

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Thank you to everyone who came out and had poké at the Food Truck Fest this past weekend! We had an absolute blast with all of you! If you missed last weekend, be sure to come see us at Rally in the Alley this Thursday!

#pokebowlgo

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Yes, we are a part of the craze! Come on, how could we not be with a name like ours?!

Snap a photo of a poké bowl along with a pokemon and use the hashtag #pokebowlgo to be entered into a raffle for free Hai Poké merchandise!

Now that’s leveling up! Join in on the fun, and be safe! Poké time just got brought to a whole new level!

unnamedNIGHTLIGHT 614: THIS THURSDAY

Wedged between COSI and the river, Genoa Park boasts an incredible cityscape & skyline view creating the perfect atmosphere for having a great time.

Join us this Thursday at Nightlight 614. Mean Girls will be showcased outdoors on a giant screen in front of the river, with a DJ spinning music beforehand to set the vibe.

We will have our poké truck there along with Mikey’s Late Night Slice, Hot Chicken Takeover, Junior’s Tacos & many more.

NightLight 614 will also offer an awesome selection of locally brewed craft beers & wines. Grab a friend, grab a drink and enjoy a movie under the Summer Night sky.

SUPPORT PELOTONIA

FullSizeRender (2)Every Friday, for the rest of July, when you come out for a poké bowl at Oddfellows (1038 N. High St, Columbus, OH 43201) from 4pm to 9pm, we will be giving 10% of our proceeds to support one of our brand ambassadors, Wes Ferguson, and his Pelotonia race.

Pelotonia is a three-day experience that includes a weekend of cycling, entertainment and volunteerism. Pelotonia raises millions of dollars each year for cancer research. Every rider raised dollar goes directly to fund research at The Ohio State University Comprehensive Cancer Center.

 

 

 

 

POKÉMON OF THE WEEK.

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You could be next week’s Pokémon! Be sure to tag @haicbus on Instagram and Twitter with a photo on social media and show the world how you poké!

FUN COMPANY FACT:

Next time you come in, meet “Tonka” our new rice cooker. She makes 100 cups of rice at a time. No joke. Woah.

I-N-D-E-P-E-N-D-E-N-T! 🗽

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CELEBRATE WITH US ON SUNDAY.

We will still be at Zauber Brewing this Sunday! Come celebrate and eat with us this holiday weekend. 3pm to 9pm – 909 W 5th Ave, Columbus, OH 43212

CLOSED ON 4TH OF JULY.

We will not be at Pure Pressed on Monday, the 4th of July. Instead, we will be celebrating America’s independence. 😀

Join us any other weekeday next week at Pure Pressed Juicery from 11am-2pm! Visit us next to Columbus Commons (194 S High St).

POKÉMON OF THE WEEK.

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This week’s Pokémon of the Week goes to @samashley, Sam Siman! Thank you for coming in to our new pop up at Pure Pressed and sharing the news!

“samashley: A little @haicbus and @purepressedjuicery for lunch. If downtown-living (and working) is wrong, I don’t wanna be right.”

You could be next week’s Pokémon! Be sure to tag @haicbus on Instagram and Twitter with a photo on social media and show the world how you poké!

FEATURED BY NOM LIFE 614.

Check out this wonderful blog by Nom Life. These guys are true foodies, and we are honored that they find our grub to be one of the most delish dishes in town. Read the blog.

WHERE TO GET SOME HAI POKÉ

Zauber Brewing (food truck)
Sundays – 3pm to 9pm
909 W 5th Ave, Columbus, OH 43212

Pure Pressed Juicery (pop up)
Closed on the 4th of July
Monday – Friday 11am to 2pm
194 S High St, Columbus, OH 43215

Oddfellows Liquor Bar (pop up)
Wednesdays, Thursdays & Fridays – 4pm to 9pm
1038 N. High St, Columbus, OH 43201

Your work week just got ‘soy’ much better.

GET YOUR POKÉ ON AT PURE PRESSED.

Starting today, poké will be served every weekday inside Pure Pressed Juicery in the heart of downtown Columbus (194 S High St. located near Columbus Commons). So share the good news with all your work friends and come on in today or any weekday from 11am-2pm.

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SUNDAYS: JOIN US AT ZAUBER BREWING.

It’s official! Our poké truck will be parked outside of Zauber Brewing in Grandview (909 W 5th Ave, Columbus, OH 43212) every Sunday from 3pm-9pm. So come enjoy the sunshine, a beer, and some delicious poké!

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POKÉMON OF THE WEEK.

This week’s Pokémon of the Week goes to @nom_life, our incredible supporters from the very beginning.

You could be next week’s Pokémon! Be sure to tag @haicbus on Instagram and Twitter with a photo on social media and show the world how you poké!

WHERE TO GET SOME HAI POKÉ

Zauber Brewing (food truck)
Sundays, 3pm to 9pm
909 W 5th Ave, Columbus, OH 43212

Pure Pressed Juicery (pop up)
Starting Wednesday the 15th: Monday – Friday 11am to 2pm
194 S High St, Columbus, OH 43215

Oddfellows Liquor Bar (pop up)
Wednesdays, Thursdays & Fridays – 4pm to 9pm
1038 N. High St, Columbus, OH 43201

FUN COMPANY FACT:

Ever wonder where we got our new food truck? Once again, it was amazing community and collaboration. Our food truck came from Bubbles Tea & Juice Company. If you haven’t already, check them out in North Market, Easton, or Polaris.

Get Perks.

GET PERKS.
BECOME A BRAND AMBASSADOR.

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All sizes, shapes, and ages alike! We are looking for Poké lovers to support in sharing the news of Hai Poké and our pop ups and food truck. Brand ambassadors get epic perks, including:

  • 1 free poké bowl each month
  • Poké swag
  • And a rice hat that may make you look as awesome as the kid above

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POKÉMON OF THE WEEK.

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Pokémon of the week! This photo was taken by @luke_howell via Instagram. Thank’s for the shout out!

You could be next week’s Pokémon! Be sure to tag @haicbus on Instagram and Twitter with a photo on social media and show the world how you poké!

FUN COMPANY FACT:

We fry our wontons in Bodega’s kitchen. Give them some love for supporting us!

💪 Get Motive-ated!

GET MOTIVE-ATED!

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Mark your calendars! We will be speaking at the next Motive event! Tailored for the Columbus creative community, Motive combines elements of networking along with live workshops, demonstrations, and interviews.
We will be joining an amazing set of panelists: executive director at Greater Columbus Film Commission, John Daugherty; Columbus City Council Member, Elizabeth Brown; artist Kent Grosswiler; and the founder and CEO of Robert Mason Co., Robert Grimmett.

{ motive. “Social motivation for the creative class.” }

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A TRUCK IN THE MAKING.

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We are so close to getting this bad boy onto the streets of CBUS. We can’t wait to serve you from a window on a warm spring day for a mid-day pick me up! In the meantime, check out this time lapse of our food truck wrapper, designed by the one and only Alex Mockensturm! Get stoked hai-FAM! It’s coming!!!!

HAI POKÉ CURRENT POP UP HOURS.

Oddfellows Liquor Bar
Wednesdays, Thursdays and Fridays – 4pm to 9pm
1038 N. High St, Columbus, OH 43201

Our pop ups at Red Velvet and Denmark are currently suspended while we are preparing for the food truck launch! We know, we know! Don’t worry, soon you can get your poké anywhere!

THANKS.

Ohio State Students and Hai Poké
This week we get to give another special shout out and thank you to the Ohio State School of Communication students for their amazing Public Relations work in support of growing Hai Poké to its fullest potential. You guys rock!

FUN COMPANY FACT:

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We don’t have an office. We just ride our longboards and meet in coffee shops. Check out this video of a walk in our shoes while making our vision a reality!

Now that’s Tasty. 😎

Watch it. Share it. Like it. Poke it. Tweet it. Gram it. Quick. Reshare it.

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We’ve got a tasty video for you made by the one and only Holly M. Brown. Click the gif and re-share it on your social networks. Give Hai Poké a little love and talk about it online with your community in preparation for our big food truck launch!

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This week we get to give a special shout out and thank you to the Fisher College of Business students at Ohio State for working tirelessly on developing some kick-butt ways to market Hai Poké in its next phase. We could not be more grateful! Thank you!

HAI POKÉ CURRENT POP UP HOURS

Oddfellows Liquor Bar
Wednesdays, Thursdays and Fridays – 4pm to 9pm
1038 N. High St, Columbus, OH 43201

Our pop ups at Red Velvet and Denmark are currently suspended while we are preparing for the food truck launch! We know, we know! Don’t worry, soon you can get your poké anywhere!

FUN COMPANY FACT

We didn’t start out with few elements in our delicious bowls. Most of what make our poké so good is your feedback and ideas.

In fact, we didn’t introduce spicy mayo into the mix until about 4 months into our pop up! Next time you see Lindsay Krammes, you can thank her for that addition.

🍚 Merch. 👕

WE’VE GOT MERCH!

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Come by the pop up and pick up our Spring Edition merchandise! We’ve got blue tees and tanks, made with love. Grab them now before we run out! They’re only $20 a pop.

CHECK US OUT.

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We got an epic new feature in the news! Check out our latest coverage from the lovely Carly Cheton of 1870 Magazine entitled “Aloha, Poké.” Please show us some love and share the article on social media.

HAI POKÉ CURRENT POP UP HOURS

Oddfellows Liquor Bar
Wednesdays, Thursdays and Fridays – 4pm to 9pm
1038 N. High St, Columbus, OH 43201

Our pop ups at Red Velvet and Denmark are currently suspended while we are preparing for the food truck launch! We know, we know! Don’t worry, soon you can get your poké anywhere!

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Having some fun and hustling at the Yelp Elite Event this past Wednesday.

FUN COMPANY FACT

We have Hot Chicken Takeover’s original fryer.
Mmmmm… and you wondered how we got our wontons to taste so good!

Poké time is changing!

We get to tell you some exciting news! The Hai Poké truck is about to make it’s big debut, and we are jumping with joy (and so is the truck!).

We are are in the process of outfitting the truck for food service just in time for spring. Stay tuned for updates about our grand opening and locations!

As a result, we are cutting back on our pop up service. Please take note of these new shortened hours and locations. Don’t worry! There will be plenty of poké all around, and soon at any location we can drive to with the new truck!

HAI POKÉ CURRENT POP UP HOURS

Oddfellows Liquor Bar
Wednesdays, Thursdays and Fridays – 4pm to 9pm
1038 N. High St, Columbus, OH 43201

Our pop ups at Red Velvet and Denmark are currently suspended while we are in process of the food truck launch! We know, we know! Don’t worry, soon you can get your poké anywhere!