Cheeburger Cheeburger
Full-service restaurant

Cheeburger Cheeburger
Full-service restaurant

About
Founded

1986

Franchising Since

1991 (29 Years)

Corporate Address

11595 Kelly Rd., #208
Fort Myers, FL 33908

Leadership

Bruce Zicari, CEO

Financial Requirements
Initial Investment

$175,000 - $475,000

Net-worth Requirement

$250,000

Liquid Cash Requirement

$250,000

Ongoing Fees
Initial Franchise Fee

$24,000 - $24,000

Ongoing Royalty Fee

5%

Ad Royalty Fee

1%

Financing Options
Veteran Incentives

50% off franchise fee

Bio
The first Cheeburger Cheeburger, named for a Saturday Night Live sketch, opened on Sanibel Island in Florida, in 1986. The company began franchising its 50's-style diners five years later. The menu offers customizable hamburgers, french fries, salads and milk shakes.
Cost
Initial Investment: Low - $175,000 High - $475,000
Units

Units (Locations)

Where Seeking Franchisees:

Franchisor is seeking new franchise units worldwide.

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Updated: June 9th, 2016