Hamburger Mary's Bar & Grille

Hamburger Mary's Bar & Grille

Full-service restaurant
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2021 Franchise 500 Rank
N/R Not ranked last year
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Initial investment
$417K - $956K
Units as of 2014
13 44.4% over 3 years

Company Overview

Started in San Francisco in 1972, Hamburger Mary’s serves homestyle meals prepared using fresh and healthy ingredients, including low-fat beef, farm-fresh chicken and turkey, and salads, as well as desserts including carrot cake, snicker’s pie and cheesecake. The restaurants include a full bar and a kids’ menu.

About Hamburger Mary's Bar & Grille

Industry
Food
Founded
1972
Leadership
Ashley Wright, CEO

Franchising Overview

Franchising Since
1999 (22 years)
# of employees at HQ
5
Where seeking

This company is seeking new franchisees throughout the US.

This company is seeking new franchisees in the following international regions: Australia/New Zealand, Europe (Western), South America, Mexico

# of Units
13 (as of 2014)

Franchisor Information

Social
Twitter
Corporate Address
5400 N. Clark St.
Chicago, IL 60640

Information for Franchisees

Here’s what you need to know if you’re interested in opening a Hamburger Mary's Bar & Grille franchise.

Financial Requirements & Ongoing Fees

Here’s what you can expect to spend to start the business and what ongoing fees the franchisor charges throughout the life of the business.

Initial Franchise Fee
$50,000
Initial Investment
$417,150 - $955,500
Net Worth Requirement
$200,000
Cash Requirement
$75,000
Royalty Fee
4-3%
Term of Agreement
10 years
Is franchise term renewable?
Yes

Financing Options

Some franchisors offer in-house financing, while others have relationships with third-party financing sources to which they refer qualified franchisees.

In-House Financing
Hamburger Mary's Bar & Grille offers in-house financing to cover the following: franchise fee
Third Party Financing
Hamburger Mary's Bar & Grille has relationships with third-party sources which offer financing to cover the following: startup costs, equipment, inventory

Training & Support Offered

Franchisors offer initial training programs and a variety of ongoing support options to help franchisees run their businesses.

On-The-Job Training
2 weeks
Classroom Training
2 weeks
Ongoing Support
Meetings & Conventions
Toll-Free Line
Grand Opening
Online Support
Field Operations

Operations

Additional details about running this franchise.

Is absentee ownership allowed?
No
Can this franchise be run from home/mobile unit?
No
Can this franchise be run part time?
No
# of employees required to run
40
Are exclusive territories available?
Yes

Franchise 500 Ranking History

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Updated: February 8th, 2021