Dave's Hot Chicken

About Dave's Hot Chicken

Daves Hot Chicken FDD

From its humble beginnings as a parking lot pop-up to a brick and mortar sensation with lines consistently around the block, Dave's can't keep up from its throngs of hot chicken fanatics.

Dave's Hot Chicken is currently seeking experienced multi-unit restaurant operators. Prime territories are available throughout the country.

The total investment necessary to begin operation of a Dave’s Hot
Chicken
Restaurant (including non-traditional Restaurants) franchised
business is between $419,800 and $861,500. This includes $30,000 that
must be paid to the franchisor or its affiliate(s).
The total investment
necessary to begin operation of a Dave’s Hot Chicken Restaurant
franchised business that has a drive-thru and pickup window is between
$1,102,800 and $2,386,500. This includes $30,000 that must be paid to
the franchisor or its affiliate(s).
The total investment necessary to
begin operation of two Dave’s Hot Chicken Restaurants under an Area
Development franchised business is between $839,600 and $4,773,000. This
includes $60,000 that must be paid to the franchisor or its
affiliate(s).
The total investment necessary to begin operation of ten
Dave’s Hot Chicken Restaurants under an Area Development franchised
business is between $4,198,000 and $23,865,000. This includes between
$300,000 and $335,000 that must be paid to the franchisor or its
affiliate(s).


Chicken/Wings Franchise Opportunities

Below is a quick comparison of Dave's Hot Chicken against other Chicken/Wings franchises and business opportunities. For an in depth comparison of Dave's Hot Chicken 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
AllStar Wings & Ribs $45,000 $772,500-$1,093,286
Atomic Wings $25,000 5% $175,000-And Up
bb.q Chicken $35,000 $251,500-$809,875
Bojangles' Famous Chicken 'n Biscuits $25,000 4% 1% $1,519,600-$2,512,500
Bonchon $40,000 3.75%- 4.75% $503,879-$1,099,004
Boneheads N/A 5% 2% $344,000-$625,000
Brewster's Chicken $8,500 $850/mo. $125/mo. $99,000-$2,400,000
Brown's Chicken & Pasta $25,000 $155,000-$2,699,000
Buffalo Philly's $18,000 4% $215,200-$376,100
Buffalo Wild Wings $25,000 5% 3.25% $2,695,100-$4,244,300
Buffalo Wings & Rings $40,000 5% 2%-4% $1,280,000-$2,412,000
Buffalo's Southwest Cafe $50,000 6% 2% $392,550-$838,150
Carl's Jr $25,000-$35,000 4% 6% $1,603,000-$2,168,000
Charo Chicken $25,000 $518,350-$632,600
Chester's $3,500 $12,385-$277,313
Chick 'n' Chick $30,000-$50,000 $450,000-$550,000
Chick'nCone $30,000 $102,725-$255,200
Chick-fil-A $10,000 $582,360-$2,025,400
Chicken Delight $20,000 5% 4% $428,900-$603,100
Chicken Dijon $25,000 $172,000-$329,000
Chicken Guy! $20,000 $509,000-$978,500
Chicken Kitchen $30,000 5% 2%local+1%Nat'l $500,000-And Up
Chickery (Canada), The $30,000 $235,500-$510,500
Chickery, The $30,000 5% 2% $462,950-$1,170,700
CHOOKS $52,500 4% 4% + 1% local $300,615
Church's Chicken $15,000 5% 5% $348,300-$1,826,300
Cluck-u Chicken $25,000 $125,000-$225,000
Commercial Capital Training Group N/A 4% local $25,000-$100,000
Culver $55,000 4% 2.5% $2,349,000-$5,356,000
Dick's Wings $35,000 $229,500-$772,500
Dixie Lee $25,000 6% $160,000-$369,000
East Coast Wings $40,000 5% 2% $661,375-$1,098,570
El Pollo Loco $40,000 2%-3%-4% $900,000-$1,755,000
Flame Broiler Restaurant, The $25,000 5% 3% $256,732-$408,514
Flamer's Grill $30,000 5% 2% $171,500-$345,500
Fried Chicken Master $220,000 $399,000-$513,000
Golden Chick $30,000 4% 1% $440,950-$1,348,500
Ground Pat'i Grille & Bar, The $22,000-$35,000 4% $359,800-$1,600,000
Gus's Fried Chicken $75,000 $409,300-$1,037,300
Hartz Chicken $20,000 $288,000-$993,600
Houston Restaurants $50,000 $1,350,000
Hurricane Grill & Wings $35,000 5% 2.5% $225,300-$969,000
KFC US LLC $45,000 4-5% 5% $1,008,550-$2,771,500
Mary Brown's $25,000 5% 4% $500,000-$600,000
MD Plucker's Wing Factory $18,000 $70,000-$225,000
Mo-joe's $20,000-$25,000 $125,000-$350,000
Naked Chicken $25,000 5% 2% $233,500-$624,000
Nando's Chickenland (West) Ltd $35,000 6% 3% $550,000-$650,000
Native Grill & Wings $35,000 6% 1% $998,000-$2,620,500
Otter's Chicken Tenders $30,000 5% $291,500-$429,000
Pappas Roasters $25,000 $230,000-$295,000
Pluckers Wing Bar $18,000 $70,000-$225,000
Pollo Campero $40,000 5% 5% $312,421-$1,652,500
Popeyes Louisiana Kitchen $50,000 5% 4% $383,500-$2,620,800
Port of Peri Peri, The N/A $121,400-$461,000
Pudgie's Famous Chicken $30,000 5% $197,000-$379,000
Raising Cane's Chicken Fingers $0-$45,000 $768,100-$1,937,500
Ranch One $30,000 6% 1% $175,400-$544,750
Red Rooster N/A $250,000-$550,000
Rex's Chicken $25,000 6% $196,000-$413,000
Scores Restaurants $60,000 4% 3% $450,000
Slim Chickens $15,000 5% 1.5% $841,900-$1,739,000
Sonoma Chicken Coop N/A $709,000-$1,919,000
St. Louis Bar and Grill $35,000 6% 1% $450,000
Steaks To Go $24,500 $250/wk. or 3% $110,000-$150,000
Wild Wing Cafe $50,000 4% 3.5% $1,054,242-$2,238,925
Wild Wings n Things N/A $85,000-$125,000
Williams Fried Chicken $12,000-$25,000 $30,000-$573,500
Wing Machine $20,000 $150,000
Wing Nutz $30,000 $195,000-$380,000
Wing Zone $17,500 5% 2% $275,403-$401,903
WingHouse $50,000-$135,000 $928,000-$1,926,000
WINGMAN WINGS $25,000-$83,750 4% 1% $250,000
Wings Etc. $39,500 5% 1% $351,200-$1,669,369
Wings Over... $20,000 4% $207,875-$493,875
Wingstop $30,000 6% 4% $376,300-$724,200
WingsUp! $35,000 $220,000-$280,000
WOW Cafe $15,000-$35,000 3%-8% t0 2% $234,400-$779,500
Yaya's Flame Broiled Chicken $15,000 4% 3% $335,500-$460,000
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Franchise
Franchise Fee Royalty Advertising Fee Development Costs
AllStar Wings & Ribs
$45,000 $772,500-$1,093,286
Atomic Wings
$25,000 5% $175,000-And Up
bb.q Chicken
$35,000 $251,500-$809,875
Bojangles' Famous Chicken 'n Biscuits
$25,000 4% 1% $1,519,600-$2,512,500
Bonchon
$40,000 3.75%- 4.75% $503,879-$1,099,004
Boneheads
N/A 5% 2% $344,000-$625,000
Brewster's Chicken
$8,500 $850/mo. $125/mo. $99,000-$2,400,000
Brown's Chicken & Pasta
$25,000 $155,000-$2,699,000
Buffalo Philly's
$18,000 4% $215,200-$376,100
Buffalo Wild Wings
$25,000 5% 3.25% $2,695,100-$4,244,300
Franchise
Franchise Fee Royalty Advertising Fee Development Costs
Buffalo Wings & Rings
$40,000 5% 2%-4% $1,280,000-$2,412,000
Buffalo's Southwest Cafe
$50,000 6% 2% $392,550-$838,150
Carl's Jr
$25,000-$35,000 4% 6% $1,603,000-$2,168,000
Charo Chicken
$25,000 $518,350-$632,600
Chester's
$3,500 $12,385-$277,313
Chick 'n' Chick
$30,000-$50,000 $450,000-$550,000
Chick'nCone
$30,000 $102,725-$255,200
Chick-fil-A
$10,000 $582,360-$2,025,400
Chicken Delight
$20,000 5% 4% $428,900-$603,100
Chicken Dijon
$25,000 $172,000-$329,000
Franchise
Franchise Fee Royalty Advertising Fee Development Costs
Chicken Guy!
$20,000 $509,000-$978,500
Chicken Kitchen
$30,000 5% 2%local+1%Nat'l $500,000-And Up
Chickery (Canada), The
$30,000 $235,500-$510,500
Chickery, The
$30,000 5% 2% $462,950-$1,170,700
CHOOKS
$52,500 4% 4% + 1% local $300,615
Church's Chicken
$15,000 5% 5% $348,300-$1,826,300
Cluck-u Chicken
$25,000 $125,000-$225,000
Commercial Capital Training Group
N/A 4% local $25,000-$100,000
Culver
$55,000 4% 2.5% $2,349,000-$5,356,000
Dick's Wings
$35,000 $229,500-$772,500
Franchise
Franchise Fee Royalty Advertising Fee Development Costs
Dixie Lee
$25,000 6% $160,000-$369,000
East Coast Wings
$40,000 5% 2% $661,375-$1,098,570
El Pollo Loco
$40,000 2%-3%-4% $900,000-$1,755,000
Flame Broiler Restaurant, The
$25,000 5% 3% $256,732-$408,514
Flamer's Grill
$30,000 5% 2% $171,500-$345,500
Fried Chicken Master
$220,000 $399,000-$513,000
Golden Chick
$30,000 4% 1% $440,950-$1,348,500
Ground Pat'i Grille & Bar, The
$22,000-$35,000 4% $359,800-$1,600,000
Gus's Fried Chicken
$75,000 $409,300-$1,037,300
Hartz Chicken
$20,000 $288,000-$993,600
Franchise
Franchise Fee Royalty Advertising Fee Development Costs
Houston Restaurants
$50,000 $1,350,000
Hurricane Grill & Wings
$35,000 5% 2.5% $225,300-$969,000
KFC US LLC
$45,000 4-5% 5% $1,008,550-$2,771,500
Mary Brown's
$25,000 5% 4% $500,000-$600,000
MD Plucker's Wing Factory
$18,000 $70,000-$225,000
Mo-joe's
$20,000-$25,000 $125,000-$350,000
Naked Chicken
$25,000 5% 2% $233,500-$624,000
Nando's Chickenland (West) Ltd
$35,000 6% 3% $550,000-$650,000
Native Grill & Wings
$35,000 6% 1% $998,000-$2,620,500
Otter's Chicken Tenders
$30,000 5% $291,500-$429,000
Franchise
Franchise Fee Royalty Advertising Fee Development Costs
Pappas Roasters
$25,000 $230,000-$295,000
Pluckers Wing Bar
$18,000 $70,000-$225,000
Pollo Campero
$40,000 5% 5% $312,421-$1,652,500
Popeyes Louisiana Kitchen
$50,000 5% 4% $383,500-$2,620,800
Port of Peri Peri, The
N/A $121,400-$461,000
Pudgie's Famous Chicken
$30,000 5% $197,000-$379,000
Raising Cane's Chicken Fingers
$0-$45,000 $768,100-$1,937,500
Ranch One
$30,000 6% 1% $175,400-$544,750
Red Rooster
N/A $250,000-$550,000
Rex's Chicken
$25,000 6% $196,000-$413,000
Franchise
Franchise Fee Royalty Advertising Fee Development Costs
Scores Restaurants
$60,000 4% 3% $450,000
Slim Chickens
$15,000 5% 1.5% $841,900-$1,739,000
Sonoma Chicken Coop
N/A $709,000-$1,919,000
St. Louis Bar and Grill
$35,000 6% 1% $450,000
Steaks To Go
$24,500 $250/wk. or 3% $110,000-$150,000
Wild Wing Cafe
$50,000 4% 3.5% $1,054,242-$2,238,925
Wild Wings n Things
N/A $85,000-$125,000
Williams Fried Chicken
$12,000-$25,000 $30,000-$573,500
Wing Machine
$20,000 $150,000
Wing Nutz
$30,000 $195,000-$380,000
Franchise
Franchise Fee Royalty Advertising Fee Development Costs
Wing Zone
$17,500 5% 2% $275,403-$401,903
WingHouse
$50,000-$135,000 $928,000-$1,926,000
WINGMAN WINGS
$25,000-$83,750 4% 1% $250,000
Wings Etc.
$39,500 5% 1% $351,200-$1,669,369
Wings Over...
$20,000 4% $207,875-$493,875
Wingstop
$30,000 6% 4% $376,300-$724,200
WingsUp!
$35,000 $220,000-$280,000
WOW Cafe
$15,000-$35,000 3%-8% t0 2% $234,400-$779,500
Yaya's Flame Broiled Chicken
$15,000 4% 3% $335,500-$460,000