With a fast-casual brand, not only can you provide a great product, but you can be an integral part of a community. A regional fast-casual brand to consider is Beef-A-Roo. For more than five decades, Beef-A-Roo has been serving American fare such as burger, milkshakes, and cheddar fries at affordable prices. The brand began with a western theme and has always stood by its roots. Beef-A-Roo is a place for anyone looking to enjoy a great meal including couples and families. As a franchisee, you benefit from multiple streams of revenue including online orders, merchandise sales, and dine-in. You can also appreciate being able to give back to the community with school fundraisers and more. More health-conscious customers will appreciate that Beef-A-Roo has a gluten free menu. The ideal franchisee is passionate about customer service and aligns with the brand's culture and values. While a commitment to multiple units is ideal, there are single-unit franchise deals across the country. With the correct experience and financial background, Beef-A-Roo will welcome international master franchise developers who know a territory well.
As a franchisee, you can expect an initial investment that ranges between $795K-$1.5 million. The royalty fee is 6%, and the advertising fee is 2%. Veterans are incentivized to invest in Beef-A-Roo with a 15% discount on the initial franchise fee, which is $35,000. Since its founding, the brand has expand to several locations in Illinois and is looking to grow even more with franchise partners. Operating hours for the brand is from 10 a.m. until 9 p.m. Locations are centered in the midwest and southeast of the U.S.