Quesada Burritos & Tacos

Quesada Burritos & Tacos

Mexican food
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2021 Franchise 500 Rank
N/R Not ranked last year
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Initial investment
$239K - $321K
Units as of 2020
140 59.1% over 3 years

Company Overview

Ontario native Steve Gill developed a passion for Mexican food while working as a software developer in Denver. Once back in Canada, he decided to open his own Mexican restaurant, Quesada. The company began franchising in 2010. Quesada's menu offers burritos, tacos, quesadillas and salads with a choice of fillings, including fish, shrimp, chicken, steak, pork, and vegetables.

About Quesada Burritos & Tacos

Industry
Food
Related Categories
Mexican Food
Founded
2003
Parent Company
Quesada Frachising of Canada Corp
Leadership
Steve Gill, President & CEO

Franchising Overview

Franchising Since
2010 (11 years)
# of employees at HQ
15
Where seeking

This company is seeking new franchisees worldwide.

# of Units
140 (as of 2020)

Franchisor Information

Corporate Address
1240 Bay St., #304
Toronto, ON M5R 2A7

Information for Franchisees

Here’s what you need to know if you’re interested in opening a Quesada Burritos & Tacos 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
$30,000
Initial Investment
$239,000 - $320,500
Net Worth Requirement
$125,000
Cash Requirement
$70,000
Royalty Fee
6%
Ad Royalty Fee
3%
Term of Agreement
15 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.

Third Party Financing
Quesada Burritos & Tacos has relationships with third-party sources which offer financing to cover the following: franchise fee, 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
120 hours
Classroom Training
20 hours
Additional Training
Twice annually
Ongoing Support
Newsletter
Meetings & Conventions
Toll-Free Line
Grand Opening
Online Support
Security & Safety Procedures
Lease Negotiation
Field Operations
Site Selection
Proprietary Software
Franchisee Intranet Platform
Marketing Support
Co-op Advertising
Ad Templates
National Media
Regional Advertising
Social Media
SEO
Website Development
Email Marketing
Loyalty Program/App

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
10
Are exclusive territories available?
No

Franchise 500 Ranking History

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Additional Rankings

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Ranked #191

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Ranked #8 in Mexican Food

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Updated: February 8th, 2021