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Chili's Grill & Bar Franchise Review

Chili's Grill & Bar is graded based on our most recent research.

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How much does a Chili's Grill & Bar franchise cost?

Chili's Grill & Bar has a franchise fee of up to $60,000, with a total initial investment range of $2,848,695 to $4,637,695.

  • Initial Franchise Fee: $60,000
  • Total Investment: $2,848,695 to $4,637,695
  • Working Capital: $412,000 to $622,000
  • Royalty Fee: 1.3%

The initial cost of a franchise includes several fees -- Unlock this franchise to better understand the costs such as training and territory fees.

How much does a Chili's Grill & Bar franchise make?

As with any business, profits from a Chili's Grill & Bar franchise depend on a variety of factors. Typically, profits are proportionate to the size of investment. Demand for your products, labor costs, commercial lease rates and a number of other variables also play a huge role in your bottom line. For system-specific data, unlock this franchise.

How many franchise locations do they have?

As of the 2020 Franchise Disclosure Document, there are 174 franchised Chili's Grill & Bar locations in the USA.

Are there any Chili's Grill & Bar franchise opportunities near me?

Based on 2020 FDD data, Chili's Grill & Bar has franchise locations in 33 states. The largest region is the South with 66 franchise locations.

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Last Reviewed: 2020

Category: Ethnic

Chili's Grill & Bar Franchise Stats

Total Investment
$2,848,695 - $4,637,695
Franchise Fee
$60,000
Franchise Agreement
Initial Term
20 Years
Renewal Term
20 Years
Franchisee Outlet Growth
2012
443
2020
174
Ongoing Fees
Royalty
1.3%
Ad Fees
1.3%
# of Franchised Outlets
174

Additional Questions

Do they provide any initial training and opening assistance?

Yes, they have an initial training program of 315 hours. This includes 60 hours of classroom training, 240 hours of on-the-job training, and 15 hours of online training. In their FDD they outline who’s in charge of the training. Unlock to find out more.

Online 15
On-the-Job 240
Classroom 60
Total 315

Do they offer Territory Rights?

Chili's Grill & Bar does NOT offer territory protections.

Do they have computer and technology support in place?

Yes. Chili's Grill & Bar offers comprehensive support for franchisees. Unlock this franchise to find out more details.

When did they begin franchising?

They began franchising in 1984. The average Ethnic franchise began franchising in 2011.

Do they offer financing support?

No, but you can click here to fill out our affordability calculator and understand your financing options.
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