Green Leaf's

Founded in 1976, Green Leaf's continues to offer guests a great meal made from the freshest, top quality ingredients that's the perfect alternative to fast foods. Green Leaf's "Pick & Mix" salad bar offers dozens of fresh ingredients and countless possibilities to make sure our customers get exactly what they want. A garden fresh salad made to their taste and tossed especially for them. But Green Leaf's is truly "Beyond Great Salads!" Our fresh wraps and grilled paninis will satisfy any appetite. At Green Leaf's the possibilities are truly endless.

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Green Leaf's

Green Leaf's Franchise Cost and Requirements for 2022


Fresh tossed salads made to order, delicious wraps, grilled Panini sandwiches and hearty homemade soups made Green Leaf's Beyond Great Salads the perfect choice for a fresh, healthy, great-tasting meal. Green Leaf's offers guests a healthy meal made from the freshest, top-quality ingredients that makes the perfect alternative to fast foods. Green Leaf's 'Pick & Mix' salad bars offer dozens of fresh ingredients and countless possibilities to make sure customers get exactly what they want: a garden-fresh salad made to their taste and tossed especially for them. But Green Leaf's is truly Beyond Great Salads, offering delectable wraps and grilled paninis that will satisfy any appetite. At Green Leaf's, the possibilities are endless.

Green Leaf's restaurant locations are franchised by Villa Enterprises, a restaurant franchising corporation with more than 40 years of operational knowledge and expertise in the best practices and procedures for opening and sustaining a profitable food service business. Villa Enterprises puts its more than four decades of successful franchising experience to work for the benefit of franchisees, assisting with all facets of the process, including site selection, lease negotiation, restaurant design, equipment ordering, and three weeks of intensive hands-on training at Villa University, the company's national training facility, where franchisees and their managers are trained in all aspects of running a Green Leaf's Beyond Great Salads.

Company Details

Year Established: 2003
Year First Franchised: 2003
Franchised Units: 14
Company Owned Units: 4
States/Countries Registered: All US

Support and Training Offered By Green Leaf's

Financial Assistance Provided: 3rd Party
Site Selection Assistance: Yes
Lease Negotiation Assistance: We will negotiate the business terms of the deal but the franchisee needs to hire a lawyer for the legal part.

2022 Franchise Requirements Needed to Own a Green Leaf's Franchise.

What does a Green Leaf's Franchise Cost?

Green Leaf's franchise fees for 2022:

Initial Franchise Fee: $25,000
Total Investment: $284,500 to $434,000
Minimum Net Worth: $300,000
Minimum Liquid Assets: $75,000
Passive Ownership Allowed: No
Royalty: 5%

Is Green Leaf's a Semi Absentee Franchise with a Passive Ownership Opportunity?

No. Green Leaf's 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 Green Leaf's a Home Based franchise?

No. Green Leaf's is not a home based franchise opportunity.

What Do Green Leaf's Franchise Owners Make?

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

Is Green Leaf's a Master Franchise Opportunity?

No. Green Leaf's is not a master franchise opportunity.

Does Green Leaf's Offer a Veteran Discount?

No. Green Leaf's franchise does not offer a veteran discount.

Does Green Leaf's Work with E2 Visa and EB-5 Visa Candidates?

Yes. Green Leaf's franchise does work with E2 Visa and EB-5 Visa candidates.

Is Green Leaf's Looking for Franchisees in Canada?

No. Green Leaf's franchise is not looking for Canada franchisees.

Is Green Leaf's Looking for International franchisees?

No. Green Leaf's franchise is not looking for International franchisees.

Additional Information

Additional Categories

Food & Restaurants

Number of Units Open


Cash Required

More than $250,000

Master Franchise


Passive Franchise


Home Based Franchise


Item 19 Franchise


Veteran Discount




Franchise Opportunities in Canada


International Franchise Opportunities


E2 Visa Franchise


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