Casual Restaurant Franchises

Fast casual restaurants, also known as quick service restaurants, are a growing segment of the food industry. More and more consumers are seeking dining options that fit with their busy schedules and their desire for healthier options for themselves and their families. Fast casual restaurants have stepped in to fill that need. If you are looking for a business opportunity in the dining category, a fast casual franchise can put you on the pathway to success.

Did You Know?

72% of consumers prefer eating at quick-service restaurants for lunch.

SOURCE: Statista

U.S. consumers spent $281.9 billion in the quick service restaurant sector in 2016.

SOURCE: Statista

In 2016, 81% of consumers spent $1 to $15 on a visit to a quick service restaurant.

SOURCE: Statista

There were 337,667 quick service restaurants in the U.S. as of spring 2014.

SOURCE: NPD Group

SOURCE:
Statista

SOURCE:
Statista

SOURCE:
Statista

SOURCE:
NPD Group

Types of Quick-Serve Restaurant Franchises

The possibilities are almost endless when it comes to fast casual franchise options. From restaurants that focus on ethnic choices to more traditional fare, there are choices for just about every palette. Other choices include fast casual franchises that focus on specialty convenience foods or desserts, even healthier options have proven to be a popular choice in this category for an entrepreneur with the drive to pursue a business in the food industry.

Why Buy a Casual Restaurant Franchise

A quick service restaurant meets two of consumers main needs for their dining options at this time—they are efficient, and they offer healthier options. Today's consumer is seeking food choices for themselves and their families that fit with their on-the-go lifestyles without sacrificing quality or taste. If you like the idea of being a part of a business that offers this kind of choice for busy families, a fast casual restaurant can be a great business opportunity.

First Time Considering a Franchise?

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

Quick Casual 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 Minimum Cash Required

The Brass Tap is an upscale beer bar that offers 40-60 different craft beers on tap, more than 300 varieties of imports, and local craft beers. We are constantly searching for the best beers from all regions around the...

250k Minimum Cash Required

Unique restaurant training and culture that motivates young associates to delight our guests 26+ years of implementing a proven, replicable marketing and operations model A culture that turns the management pyramid upside...

100k Minimum Cash Required

Partnering with ARCO-ampm makes it easier than ever to own your own convenience store franchise! Our simple turn-key program will allow you to hit the ground running. Contact us today. It could be the best investment you...

750k 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

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 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

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

For almost 50 years, Roy Rogers Restaurants® has been a recognized brand, embodying the values of quality and honesty in our food and hospitality. We are a “cut-above” other quick serve restaurants and have earned a...

500k Minimum Cash Required

MidiCi Franchise is the only fast casual pizza chain that is going to disrupt the existing models, as it not about the pizza, rather the friendships created by spending time at MidiCi. Request more information on MidiCi...

250k Minimum Cash Required

At Bubbakoo’s Burritos, our goal is to provide fresh, high-quality food and outstanding service in a fun and friendly beach-inspired environment for all ages – while providing an efficient, flexible business model for...

250k Minimum Cash Required

MOOYAH Burgers, Fries, & Shakes is a rapidly growing fast-casual, “better burger” concept with over 81 units open in the U.S. and Internationally. MOOYAH serves made- to-order 100% Fresh Never Frozen American Beef, all...

150k Minimum Cash Required

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

100k Minimum Cash Required

One thing makes Papa Murphy’s different: there are no pizza ovens. As the largest Take 'n’ Bake pizza chain in the United States with more than 1550 locations, Papa Murphy's handcrafted pizzas are made fresh in store...

80k Minimum Cash Required

B.GOOD is a proven concept with a differentiated brand position within the fastest growing segment in the restaurant industry. We represent the future of the "Better Burger" category and are perfectly positioned to take...

250k Minimum Cash Required

What are you looking for? Cooking food? Or making money? We can offer you both. Join the successful Burgerim chain and become a restaurant owner today! We offer a full turn-key operation service, low initial setup costs and...

50k Minimum Cash Required

Next generation INS Market has arrived. We are the most modern instant gratification store on the market. Our focus is on providing all customers with the largest selection of beverages and snacks in demand on a daily basis...

90k Minimum Cash Required

The demand for healthy snacks are at an all-time high and unhealthy vending machines are being replaced by healthy alternatives. With Healthy Snacks To Go you can cash in on this growing industry with your own healthy...

10k Minimum Cash Required

DRNK coffee + tea and QWENCH juice bar are more than a trend ... they are a future. For this very reason, we're awarding franchises only to individuals and organizations that possess the highest personal and professional...

100k 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