Our commitment to providing authentic Philly Cheesesteaks, made from the highest-quality ingredients and with exceptional customer service, has won us strong following. As a franchise opportunity, Charley's Philly Steaks can’t be beat. With a chic, new restaurant design, the addition of wings to our menu, streamlined operations, and exceptional training, Charley's Philly Steaks is ready for national expansion.
To buy a franchise with Charleys Philly Steaks, you'll need to have at least $150,000 in liquid capital and a minimum net worth of $500,000. Franchisees can expect to make a total investment of $258,469 - $739,248. Charleys Philly Steaks charges a franchise fee of First unit is $24,500 ($15,000 for each additional unit). They also offer financing via 3rd party as well as a discount for veterans (50% off of the Initial Franchise Fee). *
What does Liquid Capital mean?
What is Net Worth?
|Total Investment:||$258,469 - $739,248|
What does Total Investment mean?
|Franchise Fee:||First unit is $24,500 ($15,000 for each additional unit)|
What is a Franchise Fee?
|Financing:||Via 3rd party|
|Veteran Discount:||50% off of the Initial Franchise Fee|
|Home Office:||Columbus, OH|
Charleys Philly Steaks was founded in 1986 by our CEO, Charley Shin, and has since become the world’s largest Philly cheesesteak franchise. With more than 630 locations open throughout the nation and around the world, Charleys Philly Steaks has helped hundreds of entrepreneurs thrive in a business that emphasizes exceptional food, exceptional customer service, and community. In 2021, our brand is stronger than ever. With new streamlined operations that maximize profitability and a restaurant model for any location, Charleys Philly Steaks is ready for nationwide growth.
We live by THREE words! Make Customers Happy.
“We know that in the United States, nobody eats because they’re hungry – customers want an experience,” Charley says. “We’re always working on ways to increase our customer base, and by adding wings to our menu, we get to broaden our appeal. Our cheesesteaks are already head and shoulders above anything found in Philadelphia, and we’re just going to continue to treat our customers as individuals and ensure that they’re happy when they leave our restaurants. This has been the secret to our success.”
Our 30+ years of experience in franchising means that we have significant experience in helping our franchise owners select the perfect location. This is why we have developed several restaurant models to offer our franchise owners flexibility and versatility. Our business model can work in freestanding units with drive-thrus, end caps, in-line locations in strip malls, food courts in malls and airports, as well as non-traditional locations such as travel plazas, office complexes and co-branding opportunities in convenience and gas station locations. Our proven site selection process is the key ingredient in why we’re the largest cheesesteak franchise in the world.
If you’re passionate about owning a business that provides an authentic philly cheesesteak experience in your community, we want to talk to you!
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Interested parties should have at least $150,000 in liquid capital to invest.