La Salsa Fresh Mexican Grill
Mexican food

La Salsa Fresh Mexican Grill
Mexican food

About
Founded

1979

Franchising Since

1989 (30 Years)

Corporate Address

9311 E. Via De Ventura
Scottsdale, AZ 85258

CEO

Stanley MA

Parent Company

MTY Franchising USA Inc.

Ticker Symbol

MTY

Financial Requirements
Initial Investment

$189,550 - $992,590

Net-worth Requirement

$500,000

Liquid Cash Requirement

$250,000

Ongoing Fees
Initial Franchise Fee

$25,000 - $50,000

Ongoing Royalty Fee

5%

Ad Royalty Fee

3%

Financing Options

La Salsa Fresh Mexican Grill has relationships with third-party sources which offer financing to cover the following: 
franchise fee, startup costs, equipment

Support Options
Ongoing Support

Newsletter

Toll-Free Line

Grand Opening

Online Support

Security/Safety Procedures

Field Operations

Franchisee Intranet Platform

Marketing Support

Co-op Advertising

Ad Templates

National Media

Regional Advertising

Social media

SEO

Website development

Email marketing

Loyalty program/app

On-The-Job Training:

197 hours

Classroom Training:

320-520 hours

Additional Training:

6 weeks management training & at grand opening

Absentee Ownership Allowed
Number of Employees Required to Run:

12

Bio
Howdy Kabrins founded La Salsa, a chain of fresh-Mex restaurants, in Los Angeles in 1979. La Salsa restaurants are located in malls, strip centers and Las Vegas casinos. There are also freestanding La Salsa locations with drive-thrus. Each restaurant sells items such as burritos and tacos made with chicken, steak, shrimp and Mahi Mahi.
Cost
Initial Investment: Low - $189,550 High - $992,590
Units
-18.2%-4 UNITS (1 Year) -25.0%-6 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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Updated: June 12th, 2019