Captain D's LLC
#139 Franchise 500| Seafood
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Captain D's LLC
Seafood

About
Founded

1969

Franchising Since

1969 (50 Years)

Corporate Address

624 Grassmere Park Dr., #30
Nashville, TN 37211

CEO

Phil Greifeld

Parent Company

Sentinel Capital Partners

Financial Requirements
Initial Investment

$781,000 - $1,113,000

Net-worth Requirement

$1,000,000

Liquid Cash Requirement

$350,000

Ongoing Fees
Initial Franchise Fee

$35,000 - $35,000

Ongoing Royalty Fee

4.5%

Ad Royalty Fee

1.1 %

Financing Options

Captain D's LLC has relationships with third-party sources which offer financing to cover the following: 
franchise fee, startup costs, equipment, inventory, accounts receivable, payroll

Veteran Incentives

50% off first-unit franchise fee; royalty fee reduced for first year

Support Options
Ongoing Support

Meetings/Conventions

Toll-Free Line

Grand Opening

Online Support

Security/Safety Procedures

Field Operations

Site Selection

Proprietary Software

Franchisee Intranet Platform

Marketing Support

Co-op Advertising

Ad Templates

Regional Advertising

Social media

SEO

Website development

Email marketing

Loyalty program/app

On-The-Job Training:

219 hours

Classroom Training:

21 hours

Additional Training:

Onsite store opening

Absentee Ownership Allowed
Number of Employees Required to Run:

25

Captain D's LLC is ranked #139 in the Franchise 500!
Bio
Captain D's history goes back to 1969, when the first Mr. D's Seafood and Hamburgers opened in Donelson, Tennessee. In 1974, the company name was changed to Captain D's Seafood. Captain D's menu features fish, shrimp, chicken, sides, desserts and sweet tea.
Cost
Initial Investment: Low - $781,000 High - $1,113,000
Units
+2.5%+13 UNITS (1 Year) +3.7%+19 UNITS (3 Years)

Units (Locations)

Where Seeking Franchisees:

Franchisor is seeking new franchise units worldwide.
Franchise Financing
Using 401(K)/IRA Funds
  • Tax Penalty-Free
  • Debt Free
  • Expert Guidance
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Disclaimer

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Updated: March 12th, 2019