Pepe's Mexican Restaurants Franchise Analysis

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Pepe's Mexican Restaurants is graded based on our most recent FDD research!

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What are the requirements to buy an Pepe's Mexican Restaurants franchise?

Pepe's Mexican Restaurants has a franchise fee of up to $15,000, with a total upfront investment range of $207,000 to $652,000.

  • Initial Franchise Fee: $15,000
  • Total Investment: $207,000 to $652,000
  • Working Capital: N/A to N/A
  • Royalty Fee: 4.0%

The initial investment of any franchise opportunity includes many fees. Explore this franchise opportunity to better understand the initial costs required to own an Pepe's Mexican Restaurants, such as territory fees, leasehold improvement costs, grand opening marketing, and equipment purchases. It should be noted that, franchise companies are required to provide you with details about all upfront fees. These fees include those that are actually paid when signing the franchise agreement and commitments to fees you are required to pay.

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How much does an Pepe's Mexican Restaurants franchise owner make?

As with any new business, the franchisee's salary and the profits from a Pepe's Mexican Restaurants business depends on a lot of different factors. One way to confirm the potential revenues or profits earned from a Pepe's Mexican Restaurants franchise investment is to analzye the franchisor's Item 19 within their FDD. Typically, earnings and owner's salary are proportionate to the size of the investment and number of locations you purchase. Demand for your products, your labor costs, commercial lease rates and several other variables also play a large role in your bottom line and your personal salary

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How many franchise locations does Pepe's Mexican Restaurants franchise operate?

As of the 2020 Franchise Disclosure Document, there are 43 franchised Pepe's Mexican Restaurants locations in the United States.

Did you know there are over 3,000 franchise opportunities across the United States. More than 80% have less than 10 locations.

Are there any Pepe's Mexican Restaurants franchise opportunities near me?

Based on 2020 FDD analysis, Pepe's Mexican Restaurants has franchised locations in 2 states.


Based on the data collected Pepe's Mexican Restaurants is growing into new locations and could be available near you. While planning your franchise purchase, you should be thinking about where is a good location for my business. Review the potential customer base to assess that the area you are looking at has a need or customers for this business. Even the most popular franchises have states that they are not successful in. The reasons why a specific franchised location can fail are plentiful. So, you need to research not only the franchised business itself, but review areas where you believe the franchise has a more profitable opportunity.

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Last Reviewed: 2020

Sector: Quick Service Restaurants

Category: Ethnic

Pepe's Mexican Restaurants Franchise INFORMATION

Total Investment
$207,000 - $652,000
Franchise Fee
Franchise agreement
Initial Term
20 Years
Renewal Term
20 Years
Franchise outlet growth
Ongoing fees
ad fees
# of franchised outlets


Do they provide any initial training and opening assistance?

Yes, they have an initial training program of 50 hours. This includes 20 hours of classroom training, 30 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 30
Classroom 20
Total 50

Do they provide Territory Rights?

Pepe's Mexican Restaurants offers territory protections. For an explanation of territory rights, unlock this franchise opportunity for more details.

Do they have marketing and technology support in place?

Yes, Pepe's Mexican Restaurants offers comprehensive support for franchisees. Unlock this franchise to find out more.

When did Pepe's Mexican Restaurants start franchising?

They began franchising in 1967. The average Ethnic franchise began franchising in 2011.

Do they offer lending support?

Yes. They offer certain financing options within Item 10 of their FDD.

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