Food Franchises

It seems everyone is busy these days, whether it's deadlines at work or a day full of running kids to soccer practice and swim meets. Yet everyone needs to eat, even when they're on the go. By investing in a proven restaurant franchise, you can satisfy their hunger as well as your appetite for success.

Before investing in a business, it's important to do your research. The food, beverage and restaurant industry can be particularly risky if you're not prepared and well-informed. Thoroughly explore your options, ask questions of franchisors, and set yourself up for success.

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Did You Know?

Makes up about 32% of all franchise establishments in the U.S. and employs over 5 million people

SOURCE: Franchise Business Economic Outlook for 2016

Fried Chicken, BBQ, hot tea, comfort foods and pastries top the perennial favorites list for 2016

SOURCE: National Restaurant Association

28.2% of Americans visit quick service restaurants weekly; 34% visit casual dining restaurants once

SOURCE: Statista

McDonald's is the most valuable fast food franchise with a value of approximately $22.04 billion

SOURCE: Statista

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Franchise Business Economic Outlook for 2016

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National Restaurant Association

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Types of Food Franchises

There’s a huge selection of food and restaurant opportunities catering to all tastes (pun intended) ranging from home-style barbeque to country cooking, fast food to upscale dining. If you have a sweet tooth, you can choose from several available ice cream, smoothie, and frozen yogurt franchises. Prefer to chill out with a cup of coffee or tea and a small pastry? Those options exist, as well. Want something with less overhead and a bit more “mobile”? Vending franchises are yet another food franchise you might consider.

Why Consider a Food Franchise?

Starting any business - even a popular food franchise - has some risk involved, but that’s where franchising comes in. If you want to open your own restaurant, franchises offer a safety net, allowing you to hit the ground running with a successful, proven business model and a brand people love.

So if you've always dreamed of owning a restaurant or your own business, and with so many options, a food franchise could be the answer to your dreams!

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Food Franchises Currently Available:

Join the largest barbecue chain in America! With over 520 locations in 43 states, our smokin’ hot franchise has been treating guests to great tasting barbecue since 1941. If you’re looking to diversify your portfolio or...

100k Minimum Cash Required

Become part of Pizza History by joining the Rosati's Family of stores. For Five Generations Rosati's has been Cooking up Great Food from Original Family Recipes and Building Great Relationships within the Communities...

80k Minimum Cash Required

Join a Multi-Billion Dollar industry dealing in Safety with huge profit margins averaging over 4000%. Demand for our Unique Non-Slip treatments is in high demand and continues to grow rapidly. ROI’s often within 2-3 months.

20k Minimum Cash Required

Join the healthy vending revolution with Healthy YOU Vending! The demand for healthy food choices is exploding. We secure your locations. Don’t miss this opportunity!

30k Minimum Cash Required

Wings Etc. is carving a unique niche in the dynamic sports bar segment. The strategy is an unmatched combination of Good Food and Great Times, without the seven figure investment requirement that is increasingly common.

200k Minimum Cash Required

With a nationally recognized brand, comprehensive training, ongoing support and a product that is loved by people of all ages, it's easy to see why owning a Bruster's Real Ice Cream franchise can be the best investment you...

100k Minimum Cash Required

Nathan's offers a wide range of restaurant designs and customized equipment, thereby offering business opportunities to qualified candidates regardless of space constraints or investment limitations. Nathan's Offers: A high...

100k Minimum Cash Required

Based in the Greater Seattle Area, WaterStation Technology stands on the forefront of water purification and filtration. We have in our hands a truly watershed technology that is not only potentially more lucrative than the...

100k Minimum Cash Required

Bigger, Better, Blimpie - Blimpie is one of the largest sub sandwich franchises in America. Quality, fresh-sliced meats and cheeses set the brand apart. Easy to own and simple to operate. Join our franchise family and reach...

100k Minimum Cash Required

At the heart of every Beef ® franchise is a commitment to the community, a commitment that sets our franchise apart from other models. From local little leagues to adult recreational leagues, Beef 'O' Brady's® is a...

250k Minimum Cash Required

Orange Leaf Frozen Yogurt is a self-serve, choose-your-own-toppings frozen yogurt and treat franchise that inspires people to celebrate their originality by mixing and mashing up bites, flavors, toppings and more – all to...

150k Minimum Cash Required

Togo's is looking for success-driven people who want to own their own popular sandwich shop! Togo's gives its franchisees the benefit of over 30 years of experience, un-matched training and support, marketing plans and much...

100k Minimum Cash Required

Off The Hook is a fast casual dining restaurant that provides a quick, delicious Cajun experience. The operation is easily manageable with comprehensive manuals, low employee count, and a smaller footprint than the average...

100k Minimum Cash Required

Pita Pit has created an entire culture and an established franchising system. One that has undergone twenty years of fine tuning to meet this growing demand. The unique combination of fresh, healthy food, mainstream music,...

60k Minimum Cash Required

Wayback Burgers is strategically poised to grow dynamically. This could be your opportunity to partner with a leader in a rapidly growing food market category.

100k Minimum Cash Required

A one of a kind retail bakery concept, featured on SHARK TANK, serving gourmet, vegan cinnamon rolls that are dairy-free, egg-free, and mouth-watering! High margins and low cost of goods in a virtually non-existent "vegan"...

60k Minimum Cash Required

We hope to bring Good Stuff across the nation! Good Stuff Eatery® was inspired by Cathy Mendelsohn's vision for a place where people can enjoy the nostalgia of eating the best of their American favorites: handcrafted...

500k Minimum Cash Required

An All American Ice Cream & Frozen Yogurt Shop® is a fun people business that appeals to a wide consumer base, requires a minimum amount of inventory and is a cash business that is relatively easy to operate. With over 20...

70k Minimum Cash Required

We can offer you the opportunity to earn a fantastic living, be self-employed & expand your horizon! We have the staff to help you build the location and offer you the training and support you need.

500k Minimum Cash Required

The Counter® is expanding its premium burger franchise into new markets. The Counter is actively seeking entrepreneurs with a passion for creating the best burger experience and the desire to learn more about one of the...

500k Minimum Cash Required

There’s a reason Teriyaki Shops are found everywhere in Seattle; teriyaki is fast, delicious, and healthy. The founders love affair with teriyaki started in Seattle as students, then was brought home to Las Vegas in 2003...

200k Minimum Cash Required

At Go Burrito, we love to talk about our food, but there's one thing we like to talk about even more: owning your own Go Burrito! Franchising is a great business model, following the steps of proven success, building on a...

150k Minimum Cash Required

Burrito Shak is a fast casual concept with an emphasis on high quality, chef-inspired menu items. The Burrito Shak atmosphere offers a coastal, laid back vibe focusing on great customer service. Burrito Shak’s fun and...

70k Minimum Cash Required

Family owned and operated, Le Macaron French Pastries® is revolutionizing the retail bakery sector by offering a boutique-style French pâtisserie concept characterized by luxury and simplicity. We stand out as an upscale...

80k Minimum Cash Required
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