Grampa's Catfish House

At a Glance

Products & Services: Catfish, seafood & Southern foods

Number of Locations: 4

Total Investment: $121K - $234K

Founded: 1970

Began Franchising: 2005

Franchise Units

Year U.S. Canadian International Company Owned
2011 2 0 0 2
Where Seeking Franchisees: Franchisor is seeking new franchise units in the following states:
Alabama, Arkansas, Arizona, Colorado, Georgia, Idaho, Kansas, Kentucky, Louisiana, Missouri, Mississippi, North Carolina, New Mexico, Ohio, Oklahoma, Oregon, South Carolina, Tennessee, Texas, West Virginia.

Startup Costs, Ongoing Fees and Financing

Total Investment: $121,000 - $234,000
Franchise Fee: $25,000
Ongoing Royalty Fee: $300/wk.
Term of Franchise Agreement: 10 years, renewable
Financial Requirements
Net Worth: $100,000
Liquid Cash Available: $50,000
Number of employees needed to run franchised unit: 25 - 40. Absentee ownership of franchise is NOT allowed. (100% of current franchisees are owner/operators).

How This Franchise Supports Franchisees

Training: Available at headquarters: 2 weeks. At franchisee's location: 2 weeks.
Ongoing Support: Newsletter, Grand opening, Internet, Security/safety procedures, Purchasing cooperatives, Lease Negotiation
Marketing Support: Ad slicks,