Ground Round Grill & Bar
Casual restaurants

Ground Round Grill & Bar
Casual restaurants

About
Founded

1969

Franchising Since

1969 (51 Years)

Corporate Address

15 Main St., #210
Freeport, ME 04032

Leadership

Jack Crawford, CEO

Parent Company

Ground Round Inependent Owners Cooperative LLC

Financial Requirements
Initial Investment

$329,000 - $2,205,000

Net-worth Requirement

$1,000,000 - $5,000,000

Liquid Cash Requirement

$500,000 - $750,000

Ongoing Fees
Initial Franchise Fee

$20,000 - $35,000

Ongoing Royalty Fee

2.5%/3.5%

Ad Royalty Fee

2%

Support Options
Ongoing Support

Purchasing Co-ops

Newsletter

Meetings/Conventions

Grand Opening

Online Support

Security/Safety Procedures

Field Operations

Site Selection

Franchisee Intranet Platform

Marketing Support

Ad Templates

Regional Advertising

Social media

Website development

Email marketing

Loyalty program/app

On-The-Job Training:

400 hours+

Classroom Training:

64 hours

Additional Training:

Training for 3 managers

Number of Employees Required to Run:

50

Cost
Initial Investment: Low - $329,000 High - $2,205,000
Units

Units (Locations)

Where Seeking Franchisees:

Franchisor is seeking new franchise units in the following regions/states:
Midwest, Northeast, Southeast, Canada

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Updated: June 7th, 2019