The Coffee Bean, also known as The Coffee Bean and Tea Leaf, is a chain of American coffee stores located in the United States. The Coffee Bean was founded in the year 1963 and is owned by International Coffee & Tea. The Coffee Bean headquarters can be found in Los Angeles, California. The Coffee Bean has more than 300 franchised and self-owned locations in the United States with 29 stores located internationally. It has more than 12,00o employees in the many The Coffee Bean locations in America and across the world.