Barbecue Franchises

Delicious homestyle food never goes out of style, which makes a barbeque franchise a saucy business opportunity. Authentic American flavors blended with already established restaurant chains offer a recipe for success. From slow-smoked pork to tender, juicy ribs to savory brisket, there's just something about the tasty food options and the warm, rustic atmosphere of a BBQ joint that allows patrons to feel right at home while dining in.

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Did You Know?

65% of Americans stated that the type of meal which they most love to eat is Barbeque

SOURCE: YouGov

In 2013, 29.4% Americans said they visited a fast casual restaurant at least one time per week

SOURCE: Deloitte

The casual restaurant industry in the U.S. generated an estimated $95 billion of revenue in 2015

SOURCE: Mazzone & Associates; IBISWorld; Capital IQ

Often seen as "barbeque" and "BBQ", barbecue is one of the most mispelled words around

SOURCE: The Spruce

SOURCE:
YouGov

SOURCE:
Deloitte

SOURCE:
Mazzone & Associates; IBISWorld; Capital IQ

SOURCE:
The Spruce

Types of Barbeque Restaurants

Most bar-b-q restaurant franchises operate in the fast casual sector offering more service and atmosphere than a fast food restaurant, but at a lower price point and with a more casual atmosphere than a traditional sit-down restuarant. Savvy entrepreneurs who recognize that it's just as much about the ambiance as it is the food should consider the earning potential a barbecue franchise can offer in both the long and short-term.

Why Buy a BBQ Franchise?

Americans love their comfort food but don't always have the time to prepare great, homestyle meals themselves. Barbecue restaurant franchises make it easy for busy families to grab a feel-good meal either to go or for dining in a casual environment. In addition, BBQ continues to be a growing favorite in the United States that is becoming more appreciated and sought after with each passing day!

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Barbeque Opportunities 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 Min. Cash Required

For 32 years, Woody's Bar-B-Q has remained the quintessential American Bar-B-Q experience...iconic, national and regional recipes, slow-cooked to perfection and served by smiling faces. With a full-menu ranging from ribs to...

100K Min. Cash Required

In today's competitive food service environment, having the right system, the right team, and the right training makes all the difference. Wings Etc. provides comprehen­sive support from initial contact through site...

200K Min. Cash Required

Bar-B-Cutie is truly the best Bar-B-Cue in the country, since our inception in 1950, we stand behind every meal, customer transaction and plate served at our restaurants. The Bar-B-Cutie franchise exemplifies this core focus...

80K Min. Cash Required

Are you looking for a restaurant franchise that is simple to operate, has a great menu, low overhead and unlimited growth potential? Then look no further than Philly Dawgz! Our simple turn-key program makes getting started...

50K Min. Cash Required

The Anchor Bar created The Original Buffalo Wing in 1964 and now over 50 years later serves more than 70,000 pounds of chicken per month. Their bottled wing sauce now retails in over 5,000 supermarkets worldwide. The Anchor...

350K Min. Cash Required

Since our start at the Georgia Peach Festival’s in the 1920’s, we have strived to provide a high quality product served with Southern Hospitality at a great value. To us Georgia Bob’s Barbecue is more than a business,...

80K Min. Cash Required

ROLL INTO YOUR FUTURE... OWN A FAST-CASUAL GOURMET RESTAURANT ON WHEELS! This unique mobile food franchise is the first of its kind.

50K Min. Cash Required

Bite-size chicken. King-size opportunity. As a Rex Chicken franchisee, you get a proven menu built around a unique and popular product.

100K Min. Cash Required
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