Start-Up Investment

In opening a new Nick Filet restaurant, we have established a start-up process to help owners open quickly. The chart below outlines some of the key areas in the initial and ongoing investment for your Nick Filet restaurant. For those who want to learn more or want to become pre-qualified click here.

Per our 2020 Franchise

Disclosure Document

Initial Fees and Investment Terms

Notes on Investment

Start-up Investment

$299,000 to $444,817

For one restaurant

Initial Franchise Fee


Included in the startup range. Discounted fee with a 3-unit commitment up front.

On-going Royalty

5% of Gross Revenues

Paid weekly

Paid weekly

1% of Gross Revenues

Brand Development Fund

Local marketing will round out this aspect of your business.

Grand Opening


Included in the startup. These funds help launch the business.

The Initial Franchise Fee includes access to operate a Nick Filet restaurant starting with our 10-day pre-opening training program conducted in Paoli, PA. The pre-opening training program covers daily operations, advertising and marketing, the keys to financial management, food safety, food preparation, technology and managing the overall business.

We offer additional training and support in your area once your Nick Filet restaurant is ready to open. After that, we will continue to be available to make sure that you are prepared to run your own and develop your restaurant in the local community served. We look forward to helping you bring a new vision of the Filet-delphia steak sandwich to your market.