Taco Time Franchise Review

Franchise Facts

Taco Time businesses prepare and serve specialized freshly prepared Mexican fast food and related menu items.

How much does a Taco Time franchise cost?

Taco Time has a franchise fee of up to $30,000, with a total initial investment range of $144,650 to $814,050.

  • Initial Franchise Fee: $7,500 to $30,000
  • Total Investment: $144,650 to $814,050
  • Working Capital: $5,000 to $20,000
  • Royalty Fee: 6%

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How much does a Taco Time franchise make?

Franchise revenue depends on a wide range of factors, as does profit. How much money you can make from any franchise depends on a number of specific factors such as franchise location, labor costs, commercial lease rates and a number of other factors. Unlock this franchise for franchise-specific data and insight.

How many franchise locations do they have?

As of the 2017 Franchise Disclosure Document, there are 130 franchised Taco Time locations in the USA.

Are there any Taco Time franchise opportunities near me?

Based on 2017 FDD data, Taco Time has franchise locations in 11 states. The largest region is the West with 126 franchise locations.

AK
CO
IA
ID
IL
MT
NV
OR
UT
WA
WY


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Last Reviewed: 2017

Taco Time is graded based on our most recent research.

Taco Time Franchise Stats

Total Investment
$144,650 - $814,050
Franchise Fee
$7,500 - $30,000
Franchise Agreement
Initial Term
10 Years
Renewal Term
5 Years
Franchisee Outlet Growth
2010
171
2017
137
Ongoing Fees
Royalty
6.0%
Ad Fees
4.0%
# of Franchised Outlets
151

Additional Questions

Do they provide any initial training and opening assistance?

Yes, they have an initial training program of 160 hours. This includes 40 hours of classroom training and 120 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 120
Classroom 40
Total 160

Do they offer Territory Rights?

Taco Time does NOT offer exclusive territories.

Do they provide Veteran or First Responder Discounts?

Yes, unlock to find out the amount of the discount.

When did they begin franchising?

They began franchising in 1978. The average Ethnic franchise began franchising in 2011.

Do they offer financing support?

Yes, you can also click here to fill out our affordability calculator and understand your financing options.
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