Tsuta Franchise Analysis

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Tsuta is graded based on our most recent FDD research!

Franchise Opportunity Details

This franchise is for the operations of a casual dining restaurant featuring soba, udon, soups, teas, and otherr other Japanese cuisine with specialized menu items.

What are the requirements to buy an Tsuta franchise?

Tsuta has an initial franchise fee of up to $88,000, with a total upfront investment range from $835,500 to $1,411,500.

  • Initial Franchise Fee: $88,000
  • Total Investment: $835,500 to $1,411,500
  • Working Capital: $20,000 to $60,000
  • Royalty Fee: 6.0%

The upfront purchase price of any franchised business includes multiple fees. Explore this franchise opportunity to better understand the initial costs required to purchase an Tsuta, such as franchise fees, construction and costs, grand opening advertising, and equipment purchases. As a reminder, franchise companies are required to disclose all initial fees. These are not only fees that are actually paid, but also commitments to fees you are required to pay. Another important consideration to review is whether the upfront fees are refundable to you or not. The franchise system is required to disclose what criteria any of the upfront fees are refundable. A franchisor must also disclose a range of fees if its initial fees are not the same within the franchise. A thorough analysis of the Item 5 initial fees will give you the answers needed to make a decision to purchase this opportunity.

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How much can I earn by owning a Tsuta franchise?

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

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How many franchise outlets do they own?

As of the 2018 Franchise Disclosure Document, there are 5 franchised Tsuta locations in the United States.

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Are there any Tsuta franchise opportunities near me?

Based on 2018 FDD data, Tsuta has franchise locations in 1 states. There may be zero outlets in several states as each franchise maps out their development strategy differently.


Based on our research Tsuta is expanding into new cities and could be available in your city. While planning your franchise purchase, you should be considering 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 want for this franchise. Even the most successful franchises have states that they do not succeed in. The reasons why a specific franchised location can fail are plentiful. You need to research not only the franchise itself, but map out locations where you think it has a more customers and higher profitability.

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Last Reviewed: 2018

Sector: Full-Service Restaurants

Category: Ethnic

Tsuta Franchise DATA

Total Investment
$835,500 - $1,411,500
Franchise Fee
Franchise agreement
Initial Term
8 Years
Renewal Term
8 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 147 hours. This includes 26 hours of classroom training, 121 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 121
Classroom 26
Total 147

Does this franchise offer Territory Rights?

Tsuta does NOT offer territory protections. For an explanation of territorial rights, unlock this franchise opportunity for more details.

Do they have marketing and technology support in place?

No, Tsuta does NOT offer comprehensive support for franchisees.

How long ago did Tsuta start franchising?

They began franchising in 2016. The average Ethnic franchise began franchising in 2011.

Does Tsuta offer financing support?

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

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