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Fat Tuesday Franchise Review

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Franchise Facts

Operate a restaurant providing a menu of fun and distinctive food to complement the featured frozen specialty drinks.

How much does a Fat Tuesday franchise cost?

Fat Tuesday has a franchise fee of up to $20,000, with a total initial investment range of $479,000 to $1,079,000.

  • Initial Franchise Fee: $20,000
  • Total Investment: $479,000 to $1,079,000
  • Working Capital: $29,000 to $66,000
  • Royalty Fee: 8.0%

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 Fat Tuesday franchise make?

As with any business, profits from a Fat Tuesday 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 12 franchised Fat Tuesday locations in the USA.

Are there any Fat Tuesday franchise opportunities near me?

Based on 2020 FDD data, Fat Tuesday has franchise locations in 5 states. The largest region is the West with 5 franchise locations.

AZ
FL
MS
NV
NY


This franchise is expanding into new markets and might be available near you. One of our franchise experts will have detailed knowledge about this brand. Unlock to learn more and connect with our experts.

Last Reviewed: 2020

Fat Tuesday Franchise Stats

Total Investment
$479,000 - $1,079,000
Franchise Fee
$20,000
Franchise Agreement
Initial Term
10 Years
Renewal Term
5 Years
Franchisee Outlet Growth
2016
8
2019
12
Ongoing Fees
Royalty
8.0%
Ad Fees
N/A
# of Franchised Outlets
12

Additional Questions

Do they provide any initial training and opening assistance?

Yes, they have an initial training program of 40 hours. This includes 30 hours of classroom training and 10 hours of on-the-job training. In their FDD they outline who’s in charge of the training. Unlock to find out more.

Online 0
On-the-Job 10
Classroom 30
Total 40

Do they offer Territory Rights?

Fat Tuesday offers territory protections. For an explanation of territorial rights, unlock this franchise for important details.

Do they have computer and technology support in place?

Yes. Fat Tuesday offers comprehensive support for franchisees. Unlock this franchise to find out more details.

When did they begin franchising?

They began franchising in 2018. The average Bar and Grill franchise began franchising in 2009.

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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