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Some Commonly Asked Questions About

How to Own a Restaurant with Nation’s Giant Hamburgers

What experience do I need to own a restaurant with Nation’s Giant Hamburgers?

We seek financially qualified candidates who are interested in single- or multi-unit operating agreements. It is preferred, but not required, that Nation’s Giant Hamburger franchise owners have food service experience. We encourage any qualified, driven individual with management and team building experience to inquire. Most importantly, franchise owners should enjoy creating an amazing food experience for their guests and be 100% committed to following the Nation’s Giant Hamburgers system. We’ve been serving up family favorite food for a long time, so you can trust our ability to help you grow your business.

What is provided as part of the Nation’s Giant Hamburgers franchise program?

The Nation’s Giant Hamburgers franchise team will welcome you and two key managers to a corporate location for a duration of ten days for initial franchise training. Next, around the time of your Grand Opening, members of our team will join you at your location for six days, to help you and your team open your doors to the people of your community who are excited to try your burgers, breakfasts and pies! In addition, you will have access to our exclusive confidential operations manual to help operate your restaurant properly on a day-to-day basis.

How much will the Nation’s Giant Hamburgers franchise program cost me?

The estimated initial investment necessary to begin operations ranges from $577,000 to $1,010,500 per location. This includes a $40,000 initial franchise fee for a single unit agreement. As with any new venture, it’s important to have adequate capital to fund your initial business growth stages.

Is financing available?

We do not provide direct financing to franchise owners, but we may refer to financing sources on a case-by-case basis.

Are there ongoing fees to pay?

We charge a royalty rate equal to 5% of gross revenues, and a technology fee of up to $200/week (but starting at about $25/week). Royalties allow us to fund our ongoing support services, training, recipes, and the continued development of programs, training programs, and systems upgrades to guide you when you own a restaurant with Nation’s Giant Hamburgers. For a full list of fees and requirements, please refer to our Franchise Disclosure Document (FDD).

Are there any advertising fees?

Nation’s Giant Hamburgers franchise owners are required to spend up to 3% of gross revenues per month on local marketing (starting at 1%, initially). Franchise owners will also contribute up to 3% of gross revenues into the system/brand marketing fund (starting at 1%, initially). Collected funds will be used to develop marketing strategies and materials designed to help promote the Nation’s Giant Hamburgers brand.

What is the term of the agreement?

The initial term of your agreement is ten years, with two subsequent successor agreement options of five years each.

How do I get started?

If you’re interested in learning more about how to own a restaurant with Nation’s Giant Hamburgers, contact us at (888) 580-0803 or franchisor@nationsrestaurant.com, or by using the form provided on this site to discuss the possibility of setting up a meeting, speaking with our key management staff, and receiving our FDD which contains all the important details you’ll need to make an informed decision.