Bailey Seafood

The Bailey Seafood franchise is a seafood concept that offers dozens varieties of fish and shellfish, has an open kitchen, and allows customers to see the food prepared in front of them. In a world of fast causal concepts saturated with pizza and burgers, Bailey Seafood is a niche concept. Items on the brand's menu include the fried fish dinner, homemade peach cobbler, homemade grits, super sandwiches, and more. To cater to every demographic, customers can choose between fried, sautéed, baked, or grilled seafood. Franchisees can add additional revenue to the business with catering and online ordering. They also benefit from the franchisor's great vendor relationships. 

Interested in Franchise Ownership?

Request a Consultation

Bailey Seafood

Videos

Bailey Seafood Franchise Cost and Requirements for 2024

Background

When it comes to fast casual concepts, the market is saturated with burgers, pizza, smoothies, and more. But with the Bailey Seafood franchise, you have the opportunity to invest in an authentic seafood concept in a niche market. Bailey Seafood was founded in 1985 out of a passion for fresh seafood. The brand is proudly family-owned and operated and serves the Buffalo area. Popular items on the brand's menu include the Belly Busters and Haddock Super Sandwich. All of the brand's fish are never precooked. This take-out only restaurant concept doesn't have any tables for sitting. The brand began offering franchise locations in 2019 and is looking for passion candidates who deliver great customer service and can follow a system. Bailey has changed over its nearly four decades in business. In 2018, the brand removed its raw seafood case in order to make room for another kitchen. In addition to 23 feet of exhaust hoods, the brand also added stoves, over, char grills, and a sauté and steam station. While the menu changed, the concept remained the same. Customers can still see the food made in front of them.
You wil also receive great support and training. In terms of support and training, you can expect assistance from the very beginning. The franchisor will help you with equipment purchases, store layout, employee training, food purchasing, and grand opening. Every step of Bailey's process will be explained during training to you and your management. All training can be accessed online, and you'll have great buying power with the brand's vendor relationships. 

Company Details

Headquarters: East Amherst, NY
Founded: 1985
First franchise: 2019
International: No
Canada: No
B2B: No
Absentee: No
Exclusive territory: Yes
Mobile/home-based: No

Support and Training Offered By Bailey Seafood

In terms of support and training, you can expect assistance from the very beginning. The franchisor will help you with equipment purchases, store layout, employee training, food purchasing, and grand opening. Every step of Bailey's process will be explained during training to you and your management. All training can be accessed online, and you'll have great buying power with the brand's vendor relationships.

2024 Franchise Requirements Needed to Own a Bailey Seafood Franchise.

What does a Bailey Seafood Franchise Cost?

Bailey Seafood franchise fees for 2024:

Initial Investment: $226,250 - $381,500
Initial Franchise Fee: $34,500
Royalty Fee: 5%
Net Worth Requirement: $34,500
Third-party financing: Yes

Is Bailey Seafood a Semi Absentee Franchise with a Passive Ownership Opportunity?

No. Bailey Seafood is not a semi absentee franchise. The owner of the franchise (the franchisee) is expected to be involved in all aspects of day-to-day operations.

Is Bailey Seafood a Home Based franchise?

No. Bailey Seafood is not a home based franchise opportunity.

What Do Bailey Seafood Franchise Owners Make?

Click here to find out how much Bailey Seafood franchisees make. Bailey Seafood offers an Item 19 in their Franchise Disclosure Document which provides financial information about select franchisees in their franchise system.

Does Bailey Seafood Offer a Veteran Discount?

No. Bailey Seafood franchise does not offer a veteran discount.

Is Bailey Seafood Looking for Franchisees in Canada?

No. Bailey Seafood franchise is not looking for Canada franchisees.

Is Bailey Seafood Looking for International franchisees?

No. Bailey Seafood franchise is not looking for International franchisees.

Where can I see Bailey Seafood's FDD (Franchise Disclosure Document)?

Buying a Franchise Guide: What is a Franchise Disclosure Document?

When evaluating a franchise opportunity, reading and understanding the current version of their FDD is a necessity. Considering the benefits of franchising, such as established brand recognition and support from the franchisor, it's important to also take into account franchise fees and franchising royalty fees. Since most franchisors are privately owned companies, the current versions of their FDDs are typically not available unless requested directly from them.

Click here to connect with a Franchise Consultant who can help you obtain a copy quickly and for free. They can also guide you through the essential franchise questions to ask, ensuring you make a well-informed decision about your investment.

Additional Information

Additional Categories

Food & Restaurants

Number of Units Open

LESS THAN 20 UNITS

Cash Required

$25,000 - $50,000

Passive Franchise

No

Home Based Franchise

No

Item 19 Franchise

Yes

Veteran Discount

No

B2B

No

Franchise Opportunities in Canada

No

International Franchise Opportunities

No

Bailey Seafood Franchises for Sale

Click Here to inquire about existing Bailey Seafood franchises for sale. We may have Bailey Seafood franchise resales. A franchise resale is an already established franchise owned by a franchisee and the franchisee is looking to sell their franchise.

Franchises Similar to Bailey Seafood

Bennigan's, Steak & Ale and Bennigan's On The Fly, Zoup!, Naked Chicken Co, Philly Pretzel Factory, Cheba Hut, Totally Nutz, 750ml Wine Boutique & Wine Bar, Cinnaholic, The Toasted Yolk Cafe, Romeo's Pizza, Chick-fil-A, Popeyes, Five Guys, Auntie Anne's, Big Chicken, Buffalo Wild Wings, KFC, Wingstop, McDonald's, 7-11, Subway, Jersey Mike's, Tim Hortons, Pizza Hut, Dunkin', Wendy's, Taco Bell, Smoothie King, Baskin-Robbins, Hardee's, Chili's, Marco's Pizza, Long John Silver's, Cinnabon, Mountain Mike's Pizza, Jack in the Box, Captain D's, Lee's Famous Recipe Chicken, SONIC, Culver's, Dickey’s Barbecue Pit, Tropical Smoothie Cafe, Arby's, Wing Boss, Jimmy John's, Pizza Factory, DonutNV, Firehouse Subs, Denny's, Straw Hat Pizza, Golden Chick, Domino's, Chester's, Donatos, Duck Donuts, Blaze Pizza, Surf City Squeeze, Ledo Pizza, Chronic Tacos, Epic Wings, LaRosa's Pizzeria, Rosati's Pizza, Fox's Pizza Den, Farmer Boys, BurgerFi, Fosters Freeze, Baja Fresh, Benny's Pizza, Angry Crab Shack, Beyond Juicery + Eatery, Another Broken Egg Cafe, Built Custom Burgers, Cicis, Bar-B-Cutie SmokeHouse, Boomarang Diner, Buffalo's Cafe, Bonchon Korean Fried Chicken, Schlotzsky's, Alamo Drafthouse Cinema, Cantina Laredo, Capriotti's Sandwich Shop, Blimpie Subs & Salads, Champs Chicken, Charleys Philly Steaks, Squisito Pizza & Pasta, Wings and Rings, Woops!, Chop Stop, WOW American Eats, Your Pie, Westside Pizza, Which Wich, Tortilla Town, Togo's, Tony Roma's, UCBC Bagels, United Slice, Wayback Burgers, Moe's Southwest Grill, Tubby's Sub Shop, Chicken Salad Chick, Taco Moli, The Counter, Sip Fresh, Uncle Sharkii Poke Bar, Atlantic Poke, Crepe Delicious, Biscuit Belly, Dave's Hot Chicken, Sushi Obsession, Black Bear Diner, Bobby Chez Gourmet to Go, Chick N Max, Big Shawn's Cheesesteaks, Umai Savory Hot Dogs, Bowl Boss Acai, WaBa Grill, VooDoo BBQ & Grill, Tapville Social, Rusty Taco, Breadsmith, The Habit Burger Grill, Broadway Subs, Bacon Bitch, The Boil Daddy, Bunz Gourmet Burgers, Acropolis Greek Taverna, Yummy Cupcakes, Bridge Road Bistro, Big O Bagels, Billy Sims BBQ, Toppers Pizza, Wing Ferno, Brother Bruno's Pizza, Deli & Bagels, Buck's Pizza, Curry Up Now, Ike’s Love & Sandwiches, VooDoo Wing Company, Staks Pancakes, Bahia Bowls Acai Bowl, Barzini's, The Coffee Peddlers, Cottage Inn Pizza, Captain Tony's Pizza & Pasta Emporium, Burger Barn Grill, Cousins Subs, Burbowl, Talkin' Tacos, Black Rock Bar & Grill, Crazy Pita Rotisserie & Grill, Churrito Loco, Barrel House, Churromania, The Captain's Boil, Big Shake's Nashville Hot Chicken, Blue Margaritas, C&H Hawaiian Grill, Chef Creole, Crust Pizza Co., D.P. Dough, The Dirty Buffalo, Barry Bagels, Dos Bros Fresh Mexican Grill, Da' Crust Pizza & Kitchen, Thirsty Turtle Seagrill, DC Pizza, Barberitos, Cocoa Forte, B.C. Pizza, Baya Bar, Starbird, Beef-a-Roo, Bobby's Burgers, Brooklyn Dumpling Shop, Big C Waffles, Donut Distillery, Vogue Bubble Tea & Coffee Bar, Vicky Bakery, Wing Snob, Bread Zeppelin, Detroit Wing Company, Urban Wok, Grain & Berry, Tarantino's Vegan, Antioch Pizza Shop, Turning Point Breakfast, Brunch & Lunch, Chick-In Waffle, Checkers, Wafels & Dinges, Singas Famous Pizza, Timber Pizza Co., Savvy Sliders, Topz Sandwich Company, Sidewalk Juice, Slapfish, Slim Chickens, Flame Broiler, Sticks Kebob Shop, Smiling Moose Rocky Mountain Deli, Savannah Seafood Shack, Burrito Shak, Taco Casa, Tapioca Express, Waffle Brothers, Donut Bar, Saucy Asian, Snappy Tomato Pizza, Deezfruta, Spudz, Sproutz, EggBred, Daily Jam, Amsterdam Falafelshop, Fresh Healthy Cafe, Benjie's Munch, Sho Express, Sushi Song, Squeeze In, Sarpino's Pizzeria, Quesadilla Gorilla, Slice House by Tony Gemignani, Comic Book Café, SoBol, Ameci Pizza & Pasta, Rachel's Kitchen, RAKKAN Ramen, Daiichi Ramen, Qwench juice bar, Stevi B's Pizza Buffet, Shaka Kitchen, Tru Bowl Superfood Bar, B.Good, The Taco Spot, Yas! Burger, Sticky Icky Funnel Cakes, Balance Pan-Asian Grille, South Block, Dream Dinners, Time-Out Restaurant, Pretzelmaker, Elbows Mac N' Cheese, Dave's the Doghouse LLC, Thai Express, Akti Bao, Tez Wingz, Avotoasty, Fajita Kings, MAD Greens, Bubble Hut, Ceviches by Divino, The Trough Sandwich Kitchen, Senor Frog's, Steak Escape Sandwich Grill, Gyu-Kaku Japanese BBQ Restaurant, The Honey Baked Ham Co., L&L Hawaiian Barbecue, Aurelio's Pizza, Belzoni’s Catfish Cafe, Teapioca Lounge, Margaritas Mexican Restaurant, Big Al's Steaks, Robeks Fresh Juices & Smoothies, Taziki's Mediterranean Cafe, Port of Subs, Baked Pie Company, RedBrick Pizza, Rollin Smoke BBQ, The Red Chickz, Pizza 9, Rise Southern Biscuits & Righteous Chicken, Pizza Ranch, Wok 'N Roll, Woods Family Sandwiches, Rascal House, Sauce on the Side, Quesada Burritos & Tacos, Thai Esane, Sam & Louie's, Philly Phlava, 375 Chicken 'n Fries, Big Apple Bodega, Boss Bird Kitchen, Samurai Sam's Teriyaki Grill, Bombers BBQ, Roots & Rye, Cilantro Lime, Pho Hoa, Randy's Donuts, D'Angelo Grilled Sandwiches, Rock & Brews, We Dat's, JINYA Ramen Bar, Piezoni's, TOUS les JOURS, DoubleDave's Pizzaworks, Cultivate Food + Coffee, You Need Pie! Diner & Bakery, Quaker Steak & Lube, Kolache Factory, Penn State East Coast Subs, Afuri Ramen + Dumpling, Acai Brasil, Crumbl Cookies

The International Franchise Professionals Group (IFPG) is an internationally recognized membership-based franchise organization. IFPG Franchise Consultants guide aspiring business owners through the process of identifying and investing in franchise businesses. The IFPG represents more than 550 franchises. We do not represent all franchises listed here. By clicking on "Request a Consultation," you are agreeing to be contacted by one of our Certified Franchise Consultants to discuss franchise ownership.

About our rankings: The IFPG uses its internal data collected from our membership portal to identify which franchises had the most activity in the past week. This ranking system is not based on franchise sales, franchisee success rates or number of units open. Our ranking system should not be used to make a decision on which franchise to buy it was solely created for internal purposes and for our IFPG Members.