Fried Chicken Franchises

No doubt about it - Americans love chicken in any form, but especially fried. Opening a fried chicken franchise can be a delicious opportunity for the right entrepreneur. More U.S. consumers than ever are eating chicken, with consumption up 17 percent since 2012 according to the National Chicken Council. And despite our increasing interest in healthy choices, many news outlets have reported that fried chicken comprises more than half of all chicken ordered in restaurants.

View Fried Chicken Franchises

Did You Know?

The per capita consumption of chicken in 2018 is estimated to be 92.5 pounds.

SOURCE: National Chicken Council

Of the 100 biggest restaurant chains in the U.S., 3 of the 5 fastest-growing are chicken concepts.

SOURCE: Business Insider

Chicken surpassed burgers as the No. 1 category in the fast-food business by purchase in 2016.

SOURCE: Brand Index

22% of prepared chicken sales in grocery stores is fried.

SOURCE: Grocery Headquarters; Perishables Group

SOURCE:
National Chicken Council

SOURCE:
Business Insider

SOURCE:
Brand Index

SOURCE:
Grocery Headquarters; Perishables Group

Types of Fried Chicken Restaurants

Think that fried chicken is fried chicken? Within this category, there exists many varieties, from southern to spicy, sandwiches to boneless. Every franchise has its own method for achieving succulent, juicy chicken in a crispy, delicious crust. Regional favorites abound and a savvy entrepreneur will need to investigate what the local tastes will support. Fried chicken is a go-to comfort meal for many Americans, so the odds of success for this beloved menu item are high.

Why Buy a Fried Chicken Franchise?

Despite an interest in eating healthier, fried chicken is a growing category in quick service restaurants. In fact, many news outlets have reported that fried chicken comprises more than half of all the chicken ordered in restaurants. A savvy entrepreneur can find success when they invest in a fried chicken focused franchise business. Not convinced about how popular fried chicken has become in America? The delicious food item now has its own holiday - July 6th is National Fried Chicken Day.

First Time Considering a Franchise?

We recommend that you check out our Franchising F.A.Q. before getting started!

Fried Chicken Opportunities:

Off The Hook is a fast casual dining restaurant that provides a quick, delicious Cajun...

100k Minimum Cash Required

Slim pickings at the moment...

As of today, we have 1 opportunity that matches your specific search.

But never fear...

We still have plenty of similar Food Franchises that people just like you are considering right now.

Keep scrolling to check them out...

Franchise Gator mascot, Stevie

Join the largest barbecue chain in America! With over 520 locations in 43 states, our...

100k Minimum Cash Required

Become part of Pizza History by joining the Rosati's Family of stores. For Five...

80k Minimum Cash Required

Join a Multi-Billion Dollar industry dealing in Safety with huge profit margins averaging...

20k Minimum Cash Required

Join the healthy vending revolution with Healthy YOU Vending! The demand for healthy food...

30k Minimum Cash Required

The Brass Tap is an upscale beer bar that offers 40-60 different craft beers on tap, more...

250k Minimum Cash Required

One of the fastest growing franchises in the U.S., Jimmy John’s has been making fresh,...

80k Minimum Cash Required

Own a down-home, family-style 24-hour restaurant that has the backing of an iconic brand...

100k Minimum Cash Required

Patrice & Associates Hospitality Recruiting offers a unique turnkey franchise opportunity...

50k Minimum Cash Required

Bar-B-Cutie is truly the best Bar-B-Cue in the country, since our inception in 1950, we...

100k Minimum Cash Required

At the heart of every Beef ® franchise is a commitment to the community, a commitment...

250k Minimum Cash Required

Based in the Greater Seattle Area, WaterStation Technology stands on the forefront of...

100k Minimum Cash Required

Wings Etc. is carving a unique niche in the dynamic sports bar segment. The strategy is...

200k Minimum Cash Required

Master Franchise Offering Only! We are looking for a Master Franchisee who is looking to...

100k Minimum Cash Required

Togo's is looking for success-driven people who want to own their own popular sandwich...

100k Minimum Cash Required

Orange Leaf Frozen Yogurt is a self-serve, choose-your-own-toppings frozen yogurt and...

150k Minimum Cash Required

Welcome to your favorite neighborhood coffeehouse! At Sertinos Coffee Shops the quality...

70k Minimum Cash Required

A stunningly simple concept. We transplant the cafe experience into the workplace with...

90k Minimum Cash Required

Nathan's offers a wide range of restaurant designs and customized equipment, thereby...

100k Minimum Cash Required

Family owned and operated, Le Macaron French Pastries® is revolutionizing the retail...

80k Minimum Cash Required

There’s a reason Teriyaki Shops are found everywhere in Seattle; teriyaki is fast,...

200k Minimum Cash Required

An All American Ice Cream & Frozen Yogurt Shop® is a fun people business that appeals to...

70k Minimum Cash Required

Founded 2003 in Atlanta, GA, Tin Drum is inspired by the energy and atmosphere of the...

150k Minimum Cash Required

A one of a kind retail bakery concept, featured on SHARK TANK, serving gourmet, vegan...

60k Minimum Cash Required

Burrito Shak is a fast casual concept with an emphasis on high quality, chef-inspired...

70k Minimum Cash Required
Have a Question?

Let Us Help You!

First, check out our Franchising F.A.Q. Still have a question? Submit it below and we'll get you an answer!

Requests
Interesting stuff
Not as interesting stuff