Frisch's Big Boy Franchise Analysis

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Frisch's Big Boy is analyzed based on our most recent FDD research!

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What is the upfront investment required to be a franchise owner of a Frisch's Big Boy franchise?

Frisch's Big Boy has an initial franchise fee of up to $45,000, with a overall upfront investment range from $1,836,330 to $2,818,300.

  • Initial Franchise Fee: $45,000
  • Total Investment: $1,836,330 to $2,818,300
  • Working Capital: $215,000 to $300,000
  • Royalty Fee: 4.0%

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How much does a Frisch's Big Boy franchise owner make?

As with any new investment opportunity, there needs to be a good ROI and profit potential. The specific franchisee's income and the profits from a Frisch's Big Boy business depends on a variety of factors. One way to validate the potential revenues or profits earned from a Frisch's Big Boy franchise investment is to review the franchisor's Item 19 within their Franchise Disclosure Document. This is called an earnings claim. This is an option for franchisors within their disclosure and approximately 68% of all franchisors in our database will disclose financial performance data within Item 19 of their FDD. Some franchisors may disclose limited information such as average gross revenues. This type of financial data is not always helpful to assess profitability for you directly. So review average sales data with caution. As a general rule, usually profits and owner's income are correspond to the overall size of the initial investment. The larger the initial investment, the larger return you should anticipate

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How many franchise locations does Frisch's Big Boy franchise own?

As of the 2020 Franchise Disclosure Document, there are 23 franchised Frisch's Big Boy locations in the United States.

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Are there any Frisch's Big Boy franchise opportunities near me?

Based on 2020 FDD research, Frisch's Big Boy has franchised locations in 3 states.


Based on the data collected this franchise is expanding into new markets and could be available near you.

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Last Reviewed: 2020

Sector: Full-Service Restaurants

Category: Burgers

Frisch's Big Boy Franchise INFORMATION

Total Investment
$1,836,330 - $2,818,300
Franchise Fee
Franchise agreement
Initial Term
20 Years
Renewal Term
10 Years
Franchise outlet growth
Ongoing fees
ad fees
# of franchised outlets


Does this franchise provide any initial training and opening assistance?

Yes, they have an initial training program of 360 hours. This includes 0 hours of classroom training, 360 hours of on-the-job training, and 0 hours of online training. In their FDD they outline who's in charge of the training. Unlock to find out more.

Online 0
On-the-Job 360
Classroom 0
Total 360

Does this franchise offer Territory Protections?

Frisch's Big Boy does NOT offer territory protections. For an explanation of territory rights, unlock this franchise for more details.

Do they have marketing and technology support in place?

Yes, Frisch's Big Boy offers comprehensive support for franchisees. Unlock this franchise to find out more.

How long ago did Frisch's Big Boy start franchising?

They began franchising in 1950. The average Burgers franchise began franchising in 1998.

Does Frisch's Big Boy offer lending support?

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

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