Huddle House

Huddle House

Not Ranked

Initial Investment

LOW: $404,180
HIGH: $1,485,310

Change in Units

-4.6% -17 UNITS (1 Year)
-7.3% -27 UNITS (3 Years)

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Company Profile



Franchising Since

1966 (50 Years)

Corporate Address

5901-B Peachtree-Dunwoody Rd., #B450 Atlanta, GA 30328


Michael Abt

Parent Company

Sentinal Capital Partners LLC

About Huddle House

Huddle House started in Atlanta in the 1960s. The restaurants cater to travelers, with co-branded interstate locations at gas stations such as Exxon, BP, Citgo, Shell and Texaco. All franchises are open 24 hours a day, seven days a week, and offer breakfast, lunch and dinner at any time of day. Menus feature steaks, chicken, pork chops and seafood.


Financial Requirements

Initial Investment

$404,180 - $1,485,310

Net-worth Requirement


Liquid Cash Requirement


Ongoing Fees

Initial Franchise Fee


Ongoing Royalty Fee


Ad Royalty Fee


Financing Options

Huddle House has relationships with third-party sources which offer financing to cover the following: 
startup costs, equipment, inventory, payroll

Franchise 500® Rank History

  • 2006 - 403
  • 2007 - 369
  • 2008 - 137
  • 2010 - 133
  • 2013 - 225

* Not all years were ranked

Units (Locations)

Where Seeking Franchisees:
Franchisor is seeking new franchise units in the following regions/states:
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Operations & Franchisor Support

Training Onsite: 24 days

Additional Training: At training store

Ongoing Support
Purchasing Co-ops
Toll-Free Line
Grand Opening
Field Operations

Marketing Support
Ad Slicks

Absentee Ownership Allowed

Number of employees required to run: 25 - 55

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Updated: June 8th, 2016

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