Franchise Facts

Tony Roma's is an American casual dining chain restaurant offering ribs, char-grilled steaks and BBQ chicken, specializing in baby back ribs.

How much does a Tony Roma's franchise cost?

Tony Roma's has a franchise fee of up to $50,000, with a total initial investment range of $2,138,500 to $3,508,000.

  • Initial Franchise Fee: $40,000 to $50,000
  • Total Investment: $2,138,500 to $3,508,000
  • Working Capital: $250,000 to $500,000
  • Royalty Fee: 4%

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How much does a Tony Roma's franchise make?

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How many franchise locations do they have?

As of the 2017 Franchise Disclosure Document, there are 23 franchised Tony Roma's locations in the USA.

Are there any Tony Roma's franchise opportunities near me?

Based on 2017 FDD data, Tony Roma's has franchise locations in 11 states. The largest region is the West with 6 franchise locations.

CA
FL
HI
IA
IL
MN
NJ
NV
NY
TX
WI


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Last Reviewed: 2017

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Tony Roma's Franchise Stats

Total Investment

$2,138,500 - $3,508,000
Franchise Fee

$40,000 - $50,000
Franchise Agreement
Initial Term
20 Years
Renewal Term
10 Years
Franchisee Outlet Growth
2010
32
2016
23
Ongoing Fees
Royalty
4.0%
Ad Fees
7.5%
# of Franchised Outlets

30

Additional Questions

Do they provide any initial training and opening assistance?

Yes, they have an initial training program of 493 hours. This includes 21 hours of classroom training and 472 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 472
Classroom 21
Total 493

Do they offer Territory Rights?

Tony Roma's does NOT offer exclusive territories.

Do they have computer and technology support in place?

Yes. Tony Roma's offers comprehensive support for franchisees. Unlock this franchise to find out more details.

When did they begin franchising?

They began franchising in 1979. The average Chicken, Ribs and Seafood franchise began franchising in 2004.

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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