Our Unique Business Model Keeps Costs Significantly Lower Than Other Restaurant Concepts.

If you’re interested in becoming a multi-unit owner and have restaurant or management experience, you’re at the right place. Save on initial start-up costs, turn your passion for food into your own business and join a thriving seafood boil franchise today.

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Franchise Owner Requirements

$850K

Minimum Net
Worth Required

$200K

Minimum Cash
Required

$402-727K

Estimated Initial
Investment

Both single and multi-unit development agreements are available.

Depending upon size.

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Here's the breakdown.

TYPE OF EXPENDITURE LOW HIGH
Initial Franchise Fee $40,000 $50,000
Lease Security Deposit $9,500 $20,000
Rent (3 Months) $18,000 $36,000
Real Estate Broker Fees $0 $15,000
Travel and Living Expenses $7,500 $10,000
Leasehold Improvements $235,000 $390,000
Opening Inventory $25,000 $35,000
Interior and Exterior Signage $7,000 $20,000
Point of Sale System and Back Office Computer $16,000 $20,000
Required Insurance Premiums $2,500 $3,500
Permits and Licenses $4,200 $30,000
Technology Fees (3 Months) $240 $1,200
Miscellaneous Opening Costs $1,500 $2,500
Grand Opening $5,000 $10,000
Professional Fees $3,000 $5,000
Uniforms $1,500 $2,500
Additional Funds (3 Months) $25,000 $75,000
ServSafe Food Safety Certification $600 $800
TOTAL $401,540 $726,500

This information appears in Item 7 of our Franchise Disclosure Document.

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7 Steps To Becoming A Franchise Owner.

1. START BY COMPLETING THE FORM

Fill out our contact form and a member of our Franchise Development team will get in touch with you to discuss the information you’ll need to make a strong business decision.

2. ATTEND OUR WEBINAR

Get a comprehensive overview of the market, franchise opportunity, financial performance of existing locations, support services, and the Angry Crab Shack culture.

3. LEARN THE DETAILS

We’ll share our Franchise Disclosure Document (FDD), which provides pertinent details about the company, our business model, and every aspect of being a Franchise Owner. Then, we’ll schedule time to discuss the document, as well as your preferred market, the number of locations you’re considering, financing, organizational structure, and more.

4. COMPLETE THE FRANCHISE APPLICATION

Submit a formal franchise application which, contains a personal financial statement and supporting documentation for each Franchise Owner (when applicable). There is no cost associated with submitting your application.

5 COME TO DISCOVERY DAY AND AN OPERATIONS TOUR

You will be invited to attend a Discovery Day at our home office in Mesa, AZ. You will meet the ownership and management team in person and ask any remaining questions you have about the opportunity. You’ll also meet with the operations team and have an on-the-job experience in one of our local Angry Crab Shack restaurants.

6 TAKE THE IMPORTANT NEXT STEP

After a confirmation by all parties of a successful Discover Day, we will send you a Franchise Development Agreement outlining the restaurant development schedule, as agreed upon by Angry Crab Shack. Upon receipt of the signed agreements and the appropriate franchise fee, we will welcome you to our franchise family!

7 WELCOME TO THE TEAM!

Congratulations! You’re ready to begin the real estate search process, which is the first step in your journey to the Grand Opening of your Angry Crab Shack restaurant!

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GRAB A CRAB!

Fill out the form to get started on your path to becoming an Angry Crab Shack Franchise Owner. All fields are required.

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