East Coast Wings + Grill

East Coast Wings + Grill is a full-service, family dining wings franchise that spotlights buffalo wings. Guests can choose from 60 different award-winning wing flavors and 7 heat indexes, to create over 420 combinations of Buffalo-style wings. Our secret East Coast Wings + Grill wing sauce has been a catalyst in winning the Best Hot Sauce at the National Buffalo Wing Festival in Buffalo, NY. East Coast Wings + Grill prides itself in offering a complete dining experience by providing a warm and inviting atmosphere, a variety of menu items including signature burgers, flatbreads, skillets, craft beer, and exceptional hospitality. Our mission is to find the best entrepreneurs to join our chicken wings franchise and staying committed to helping these franchisees succeed.

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East Coast Wings + Grill


East Coast Wings + Grill Franchise Cost and Requirements for 2022


Why Franchise
East Coast Wings + Grill is a Super Regional Brand that has great community connections in secondary and tertiary markets. There is solid brand awareness in core markets and a loyal customer base. Below are additional reasons why you should franchise with East Coast Wings + Grill:

  • Focus on Franchisee and Guest Satisfaction
  • Positive dining experience for the guest
  • Positive investment experience for the franchisee
  • Strong Brand Reputation and Relevancy
  • Neighborhood, family friendly casual dining restaurant
  • Broad customer base - families, groups, all income levels, locals
  • Positive experience for the guest -expansive menu, great food quality, inviting ambiance and decor, exceptional hospitality.
  • Loyal guests who live and work in the area
  • Founded in North Carolina.
  • Sports environment without being a sport bar.
  • Culture of Brand built on guest service and food quality.
  • Freshly prepared food
  • 60 wing flavors with 7 heat indexes
  • Industry Leading Unit Level Economics and ROI Model - Driven by Unit Level Economics?
  • Positive financial experience for franchisees
  • Strong sales to investment ratio
  • Efficient footprint/prototype
  • Inline or end cap - no need for a free-standing building
  • High unit continuity rate
  • Trusted and Experienced Franchisor with High Franchisee Satisfaction
  • Executive team and ownership have combined over 120 years of restaurant experience.
  • Executive team and ownership have combined over 75 years in franchising.
  • Best in class supply chain and vendor relations
  • High quality franchisees - engaged, smart, passionate, committed.
  • Accessibility to Corporate team
  • Company member of International Franchise Association and National Restaurant Association
  • Attractive Financial Performance*
  • Average Gross sales - $1,820,323 (2.0 model)
  • Average EBIT-15.20% (2.0 model)
  • Sales to investment ratio - 2.70 to 1 (2.0 model)
  • Average Investment including TI in 2019 $510,000**
  • The chicken segment in restaurants is still the strongest and fastest growing segment in NRN Top 200 as total U.S. sales were $26.5B up 8.9% YOY.

**This data was provided by Franchisees opening in 2019. Development figures was submitted by franchisees as reported in FDD document specifically for 2.0 model development. Will vary market to market.

Company Details

Established: 2001
First Unit Franchised: 2005
Franchised Units: 34
Company Owned Units: 1
States Registered In: Florida - FL, Georgia - GA, Kentucky - KY, North Carolina - NC, Pennsylvania - PA, South Carolina - SC, Tennessee - TN, Texas - TX, Virginia - VA, West Virginia - WV
Canada Franchises: No
International Franchises: No

Support and Training Offered By East Coast Wings + Grill

Financial Assistance Provided: Yes
Site Selection Assistance: Yes
Lease Negotiation Assistance: Yes
Recruiting Assistance: Yes
Cooperative Advertising: Yes
East Coast Wings + Grill is committed to teaching and growing franchisee talent. Owners, operating partners, and managers will receive a combination of classroom and in store training to achieve the necessary skill to open and operate an East Coast Wings + Grill restaurant. Our training team provides new restaurant opening training for your staff and provides ongoing training utilizing our LMS platform.

2022 Franchise Requirements Needed to Own a East Coast Wings + Grill Franchise.

What does a East Coast Wings + Grill Franchise Cost?

East Coast Wings + Grill franchise fees for 2022:

Cash Investment: $200,000
Total Investment: $434,268 - $982,275
Minimum Net Worth: $600,000
Franchise Fee: $40,000
Royalty: 5%
Ad: 2%
Item 19: Yes
Average Number of Employees: 35
Visa Candidates: No
Passive Ownership: Yes
Home-Based: No
B2B: Yes
Master Franchise Opportunities: No
Veteran Discount: No

Is East Coast Wings + Grill a Semi Absentee Franchise with a Passive Ownership Opportunity?

Yes. East Coast Wings + Grill is a semi absentee franchise and allows passive ownership. A semi-absentee franchise is a business you could start and run while still maintaining a job or other obligation.

Is East Coast Wings + Grill a Home Based franchise?

No. East Coast Wings + Grill is not a home based franchise opportunity.

What Do East Coast Wings + Grill Franchise Owners Make?

Click here to find out how much East Coast Wings + Grill franchisees make. East Coast Wings + Grill offers an Item 19 in their Franchise Disclosure Document which provides financial information about select franchisees in their franchise system.

Is East Coast Wings + Grill a Master Franchise Opportunity?

No. East Coast Wings + Grill is not a master franchise opportunity.

Does East Coast Wings + Grill Offer a Veteran Discount?

Yes. East Coast Wings + Grill franchise does offer a veteran discount.

Does East Coast Wings + Grill Work with E2 Visa and EB-5 Visa Candidates?

No. East Coast Wings + Grill franchise does not work with E2 Visa and EB-5 Visa candidates.

Is East Coast Wings + Grill Looking for Franchisees in Canada?

No. East Coast Wings + Grill franchise is not looking for Canada franchisees.

Is East Coast Wings + Grill Looking for International franchisees?

No. East Coast Wings + Grill franchise is not looking for International franchisees.

Additional Information

Additional Categories

Food & Restaurants

Number of Units Open

20-50 UNITS

Cash Required

$100,000 - $250,000

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East Coast Wings + Grill Franchises for Sale

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