We’re looking for Motivated Franchise Partners

There are many rewards of becoming part of the Black Bear Diner family. We have a few requirements and qualities we look for in our Franchise Partners. Take a look and if you like what you see, we can get the process started.

Financial requirements

$1,500,000 Net worth

$500,000 Liquid capital

With qualities of

  • Previous restaurant ownership or operating partner experience required
  • A passion for our brand and culture
  • Involved in your community
  • Ability to mentor and motivate staff

Initial Investment

$1,504,505 to $2,059,010

Additional Fees

4.5% Royalty
1% National Marketing
1% Local Advertising

*As per 2023 Franchise Disclosure Document

Lucas Farnham – Multi-Unit Franchise Partner

“It’s real restauranting. It’s cooking food. And, the end result is something you can be really proud of.”

Lucas Farnham – Multi-Unit Franchise Partner

Take the next step on your journey to owning a Black Bear Diner

If you like what you see and are ready to join our family, here are what a few of the next steps will look like as you progress towards becoming one of our family.

  1. Complete the form below
  2. A Franchise Sales Representative will contact you to discuss your interest & goals.
  3. We’ll review the FDD.
  4. You’ll attend a Black Bear Diner Discovery Day.
  5. A BIG DAY – you’ll sign your Franchise Agreement.
  6. Together, we’ll locate & select real estate.
  7. Begin construction & training.
  8. ANOTHER BIG DAY – let’s celebrate your grand opening!
Do you have restaurant experience? *(Required)

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