Our Philosophy to Success

Our philosophy to success revolves around our main priorities.  Our First & Foremost priority is quality.  If you’ve visited our establishment you’ll understand the acronym BFF can stand for so much.  We understand that he trend in the food industry has driven the consumer to seek new experiences.  We offer our patrons the ability to try new things and feel comfortable through quality entrees, the best service & amenities.  BFF stands for the best food for friends & family.  Whether you’d like to sit outdoors and enjoy one of the may draught beers while reading a book or simply take in the nice weather with a cup of joe, ALL are welcome.

How much will it cost?

The Initial Franchise Fee is $35,000 for the first restaurant. There is a franchise fee discount for additional restaurants if you enter into a multi-unit Development Agreement. The estimated total cost of opening your very own BFF is $613,000 to $1,137,500. Please take a look at our chart for more details. If you have any questions, send us a message or fill out our questionnaire to begin the process. For more information, check out our F.A.Q.

Type of Expenditure Estimated Amount Method of Payment When Due To Whom Payment is Due
Initial Franchise Fee $35,000 Lump sum At Contract Signing Us
Rent, Utility, Security Deposits & Business Licenses $20,000 to $40,000 As arranged As incurred Landlord, Utilities, etc.
Architect & Design Fees $18,000 to $24,000 As arranged As incurred Contractors & Suppliers
Leasehold Improvements $275,000 to $500,000 As arranged As incurred Contractors and third party suppliers
Signage $15,000 to $35,000 As arranged As incurred Approved suppliers
Furniture & Fixtures $35,000 to $55,000 As arranged As incurred Approved suppliers
Equipment & Small wares $100,000 to $190,000 As arranged As incurred Approved suppliers
Point of Sale & Security Systems $24,000 to $33,000 As arranged As incurred Approved suppliers
Office Equipment & Supplies $2,500 to $5,500 As arranged As incurred Approved suppliers
Professional fees $12,000 to $19,000 As arranged As incurred Accountant, Attorney & Others
Initial Inventory $8,000 to $15,000 As arranged As incurred Approved suppliers
Insurance $12,000 to $20,000 As agent requires Before opening Insurance Carriers
Pre-opening training expenses $19,000to $36,000 As arranged Before opening BFF & Staff
Grand Opening Advertising $8,000 to $15,000 Lump sum Before opening Vendors, Service & Media Providers
Additional Funds (6 months) $30,000 to $75,000 As arranged As incurred Your Own Business Bank Account
Approximate Total Cost $613,000 to $1,137,500
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