Daphne's Greek Cafe Franchise

Greek Cafe


Acclaimed by the media, the Greek fast-casual eateries feature authentic dishes conceived and developed by founder, George Katakalidis. Daphne's Greek Cafe has become the largest, fast-casual Greek restaurant chain in the United States.

Daphne's Greek Cafe was founded in 1991 and currently has restaurants throughout Arizona, California, and Colorado. Acclaimed by the media, the
Greek fast-casual eateries feature authentic dishes conceived and developed
by founder and entrepreneur, George Katakalidis.

While nursing an injury during his time as a professional soccer player with the San Diego Sockers, Katakalidis realized the opportunity for high quality Greek cuisine at reasonable prices. Sixteen years later, Daphne's Greek Cafe has become the largest, fast-casual Greek restaurant chain in the United States.

The future growth of Daphne's Greek Cafe will be generated by the development of company owned restaurants as well as the sale of franchise area
development agreements. Daphne's Greek Cafe does not sell single-unit franchises, so it is not possible to open just one cafe.

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How much does it cost to open a Daphne's Greek Cafe Franchise?

The investment required to open a Daphne's Greek Cafe Franchise is between $1,500,000-$3,000,000. There is an initial franchise fee of $40,000 which grants you the license to run a business under the Daphne's Greek Cafe name.

Individual Unit Costs

  • Initial Investment:
    $1,500,000-$3,000,000
  • Initial Franchise Fee:
    $40,000
  • Royalty Fee:
    5%
  • Advertising Fee:
    3%
  • Term of Agreement:
    10 years +5+5


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Business Experience:

  • Experience as a multi-unit restaurant operator
  • A proven track record in the restaurant and/or hospitality industries
  • Recognition as a top restaurant operator
  • Net worth of $3 million
  • Liquid assets of $1.5 million
  • Infrastructure and resources to meet our development schedule
  • Real estate experience in the market to be developed
  • Cultural fit and a passion for Fresh, Greek and Delicious cuisine

  • To calculate how much income a franchise owner can do at Daphne's Greek Cafe Franchise, may vary on factors like location, size etc., On the other side as a business owner your goals to maintain the quality of service while streaming sales high and expenses low. As any other franchise may include rent/mortgage, staffing/family, inventory supplies, utilities, administrative costs vise vera. Location to location and seasons the months costs may vary. Most franchises start up costs are typically fixed and they will cover most of the initial operating costs like signage, furniture, decoration and renovations.

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    Daphne's Greek Cafe


    6125 Cornerstone Court, Suite 100
    San Diego, CA
    92121

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