Noodles & Company

About Noodles & Company

Here's what we're looking for:

* A typical Area Development Agreement requires the build out of 15-20 restaurants in 5-7 years. In certain markets, smaller territories and the criteria for such, will be considered on a case by case basis.

* SIGNIFICANT Business Experience -- successful ownership, minimum of 5 years multi-unit restaurant experience in a leadership role
* LIVE in the market to be developed -- be committed to personally devoting full-time, best efforts to day-to-day operations
* An ENTREPRENEURIAL Spirit -- strong desire to succeed in the restaurant business
* RESOURCES AND INFRASTRUCTURE to meet aggressive development schedule -- ability to develop and execute a business plan
* REAL ESTATE experience in the market to be developed
* PASSIONATE about Noodles & Company: Our food, our staff and our culture -- driven to provide an exceptional dining experience to our guests
* SHARED VALUES -- an insatiable learner who's enthusiastic, humble, friendly and driven; willing to become proficient in all asects of running a Noodles & Company restaurant
* Ability to meet the FINANCIAL REQUIREMENTS -- net worth of $5,000,000; liquid cash or available assets $2,000,000

Pasta/Noodles Franchise Opportunities

Below is a quick comparison of Noodles & Company against other Pasta/Noodles franchises and business opportunities. For an in depth comparison of Noodles & Company with another opportunity including start-up costs and fees, business experience requirements, training & support and financing options click on the name of the company to view the detailed comparison.

Franchise Franchise Fee Royalty Advertising Fee Development Costs
3 Tomatoes & A Mozzarella $35,000 5% $452,000-$600,000
Boston Pizza Canada $50,000 5% 3% $1,145,000-$3,017,000
Bottoms Up Pizza $35,000 5% $485,650-$829,250
Captain Tony's $10,000-$20,000 4.5% w/cap 2% $197,550-$389,800
East Side Mario's $50,000 $480,000-$600,000
Hongkong Noodle Factory $1,450 0 0 $1,600
Lilly's Gourmet Pasta Express N/A $150,000-$220,000
Mark's Pizzeria $15,000 3% $125,000-$150,000
Mr. Goodcents $35,000 6% 3.5% $211,432-$431,843
Mr. Jims Pizza $11,000 6% 4% $70,000-$100,000
Nothing But Noodles $25,000 6% $408,500-$555,300
Papa's Pizza To-Go N/A 5% $139,500-$300,000
Pastalini $30,000 $224,964-$515,262
Pho Hoa $30,000 4% 2% $226,100-$436,650
Pizza Inn $5,000-$25,000 4-5% $34,800-$751,900
Rotelli Pizza & Pasta $25,000 6% $310,000-$650,000
Saladworks $35,000 5% 3% $401,066-$620,610
Sam & Louie's N Y Pizza $25,000 5% $90,000-$350,000
Wild Noodles $25,000 5% $273,500-$350,000
Z Pizza $30,000 6% 3% $249,000-$359,000
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Franchise
Franchise Fee Royalty Advertising Fee Development Costs
3 Tomatoes & A Mozzarella
$35,000 5% $452,000-$600,000
Boston Pizza Canada
$50,000 5% 3% $1,145,000-$3,017,000
Bottoms Up Pizza
$35,000 5% $485,650-$829,250
Captain Tony's
$10,000-$20,000 4.5% w/cap 2% $197,550-$389,800
East Side Mario's
$50,000 $480,000-$600,000
Hongkong Noodle Factory
$1,450 0 0 $1,600
Lilly's Gourmet Pasta Express
N/A $150,000-$220,000
Mark's Pizzeria
$15,000 3% $125,000-$150,000
Mr. Goodcents
$35,000 6% 3.5% $211,432-$431,843
Mr. Jims Pizza
$11,000 6% 4% $70,000-$100,000
Franchise
Franchise Fee Royalty Advertising Fee Development Costs
Nothing But Noodles
$25,000 6% $408,500-$555,300
Papa's Pizza To-Go
N/A 5% $139,500-$300,000
Pastalini
$30,000 $224,964-$515,262
Pho Hoa
$30,000 4% 2% $226,100-$436,650
Pizza Inn
$5,000-$25,000 4-5% $34,800-$751,900
Rotelli Pizza & Pasta
$25,000 6% $310,000-$650,000
Saladworks
$35,000 5% 3% $401,066-$620,610
Sam & Louie's N Y Pizza
$25,000 5% $90,000-$350,000
Wild Noodles
$25,000 5% $273,500-$350,000
Z Pizza
$30,000 6% 3% $249,000-$359,000