Lee's Hoagie House

Lee's Hoagie House began serving their famous hoagies and cheesesteaks in a tiny storefront at 19th and Cheltenham Avenue in Philadelphia's Mt. Airy neighborhood in 1953. We believed that a combination of best in class food along with a friendly atmosphere focusing on quality, consistency, service and cleanliness was a formula for success. Our system is created for our franchise partners to achieve the income and lifestyle that they desire through business ownership.

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Lee's Hoagie House

Lee's Hoagie House Franchise Cost and Requirements for 2022



  • Over 100 years of Management Team experience training you on all facets of the business. All members of the Management Team still own and operate their stores, and have for over 25 years each!
  • Strong organizational structure to support you. Our staff provides on-going support and training, covering all areas from execution of pre-opening marketing campaigns to daily franchisee questions.
  • Owner/Operator & Semi-Absentee training at Hoagie University. Educating our franchise partners in store operations, employee training and enrichment programs, manager trainer and marketing of your locations.
  • Weekly business coaching sessions focusing on increasing your revenue, maximizing your profits, and keeping your guests coming to your locations
  • Best in class food. Our food wins numerous awards
  • Cash Business- No/little accounts receivable

Company Details

Established: 1953
First Unit Franchised: 2015
Franchised Units: 3
Company Owned Units: 4
Licensed Units: 10
States Registered In: NY, NJ, CT, PA, MD, FL, NC, DE
Canada Franchises: No
International Franchises: No

Support and Training Offered By Lee's Hoagie House

Financial Assistance Provided: Yes
Site Selection Assistance: Yes
Lease Negotiation Assistance: Yes
Recruiting Assistance: Yes
Co-Operative Advertising: Yes
Training: Four week training program at HOAGIE UNIVERSITY which will focus on; Store Operations, Employee Training & Enrichment Programs, Manager Training and Strategic Marketing.

Weekly Business Coaching Session

2022 Franchise Requirements Needed to Own a Lee's Hoagie House Franchise.

What does a Lee's Hoagie House Franchise Cost?

Lee's Hoagie House franchise fees for 2022:

Cash Investment: $75,000
Total Investment: $110,000-$322,000
Minimum Net Worth: $100,000
Franchise Fee: $30,000
Royalty: 5%
Ad: 1%
Average Number of Employees: 8-12
Item 19: Yes
SBA Approved: Yes
Passive Ownership: Yes
Home Based: No
B2B: Yes
Master Franchise Opportunities: Yes

Is Lee's Hoagie House a Semi Absentee Franchise with a Passive Ownership Opportunity?

Yes. Lee's Hoagie House 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 Lee's Hoagie House a Home Based franchise?

No. Lee's Hoagie House is not a home based franchise opportunity.

What Do Lee's Hoagie House Franchise Owners Make?

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

Is Lee's Hoagie House a Master Franchise Opportunity?

Yes. Lee's Hoagie House is a master franchise opportunity. A master franchisee is responsible to recruit, train and support franchisees in their territory.

Does Lee's Hoagie House Offer a Veteran Discount?

No. Lee's Hoagie House franchise does not offer a veteran discount.

Does Lee's Hoagie House Work with E2 Visa and EB-5 Visa Candidates?

Yes. Lee's Hoagie House franchise does work with E2 Visa and EB-5 Visa candidates.

Is Lee's Hoagie House Looking for Franchisees in Canada?

No. Lee's Hoagie House franchise is not looking for Canada franchisees.

Is Lee's Hoagie House Looking for International franchisees?

No. Lee's Hoagie House franchise is not looking for International franchisees.

Additional Information

Additional Categories

Food & Restaurants

Number of Units Open


Cash Required

$50,000 - $100,000

Master Franchise


Passive Franchise


Home Based Franchise


Item 19 Franchise


Veteran Discount




Franchise Opportunities in Canada


International Franchise Opportunities


E2 Visa Franchise


Lee's Hoagie House Franchises for Sale

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