Rollin Smoke BBQ

The Rollin Smoke BBQ franchise is a Las Vegas-based BBQ business. The brand was established by Rick Harrison and John Holland in 2012. Their passion for BBQ began when they started cooking on the side of the road. The BBQ franchise is looking for passionate entrepreneurs who value customer service and providing a quality product. In addition to being provided with a proven system, franchisees benefit from an inclusive culture. In terms of the initial investment, you can expect it to range from $406,950 to $942,133, which includes a one-time initial franchise fee of $50,000. To incentivize veteran ownership, military personnel get $5,000 off the franchise fee when purchasing three or units.

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Rollin Smoke BBQ

Rollin Smoke BBQ Franchise Cost and Requirements for 2024


BBQ is one of the most popular options in the U.S. An emerging brand to consider is the Rollin Smoke BBQ franchise. The brand was established in 2012 in Las Vegas. The founders' passion for BBQ came when they began cooking on the side of the road. Franchisees benefit from a proven system, inclusive culture and feel-good product. In terms of the initial investment, you can expect it to range from $406,950 to $942,133, which includes a one-time initial franchise fee of $50,000. To incentivize veteran ownership, military personnel get $5,000 off the franchise fee when purchasing three or units. Customers enjoy the brand's Full Bird Rotisserie, Beer Can Chicken; Smoked meatloaf on a bed of mashed potatoes topped with pork rinds, Carolina vinegar sauce, and green onions; Beef ribs falling off one gigantic Flintstone’s-type bone; and Happy Endings banana pudding made straight from scratch from Mama’s recipe. 
Since you'll be provided with support and training, you don't need to have prior experience. In terms of support and training, you can expect an initial training program that covers everything you need to know about the business. This includes hiring, marketing and advertising, food prep, and much more. You'll also be provided with site selection and grand opening assistance. Support and training are ongoing. Ideal candidates are passionate about customer service and providing a quality product to the public. Qualified candidates have at least $150,000 in cash and other liquid assets as well as a net worth of at least $400,000. You will also be provided with an exclusive territory.  

Company Details

Headquarters: Las Vegas, NV 89109
Canada: No
International: No
Absentee: Yes
Founded: 2012
First franchise: 2022
B2B: No
Home-based/mobile: No
Exclusive territory: Yes

Support and Training Offered By Rollin Smoke BBQ

In terms of support and training, you can expect an initial training program that covers everything you need to know about the business. This includes hiring, marketing and advertising, food prep, and much more. You'll also be provided with site selection and grand opening assistance. Support and training are ongoing. 

2024 Franchise Requirements Needed to Own a Rollin Smoke BBQ Franchise.

What does a Rollin Smoke BBQ Franchise Cost?

Rollin Smoke BBQ franchise fees for 2024:

Net Worth Requirement: $400,000
Cash Requirement: $150,000
Veteran Incentives: $5,000 off franchise fee when purchasing 3+ units
Initial Franchise Fee: $50,000
Initial Investment: $406,950 to $942,133
Royalty Fee: 5%

Is Rollin Smoke BBQ a Semi Absentee Franchise with a Passive Ownership Opportunity?

No. Rollin Smoke BBQ 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 Rollin Smoke BBQ a Home Based franchise?

No. Rollin Smoke BBQ is not a home based franchise opportunity.

What Do Rollin Smoke BBQ Franchise Owners Make?

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

Does Rollin Smoke BBQ Offer a Veteran Discount?

Yes. Rollin Smoke BBQ franchise does offer a veteran discount.

Is Rollin Smoke BBQ Looking for Franchisees in Canada?

No. Rollin Smoke BBQ franchise is not looking for Canada franchisees.

Is Rollin Smoke BBQ Looking for International franchisees?

No. Rollin Smoke BBQ franchise is not looking for International franchisees.

Where can I see Rollin Smoke BBQ's FDD (Franchise Disclosure Document)?

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Additional Information

Additional Categories

Food & Restaurants

Number of Units Open


Cash Required

$100,000 - $250,000

Passive Franchise


Home Based Franchise


Item 19 Franchise


Veteran Discount




Franchise Opportunities in Canada


International Franchise Opportunities


Rollin Smoke BBQ Franchises for Sale

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