Franchise Qualifications

Requirements for Consideration:

  • Experience in the restaurant/food industry
    • Quick Service Restaurant
    • Fast Casual Restaurant
    • Casual Dining Restaurant
    • Gourmet/Four Star Restaurant
  • Proven success opening and managing a restaurant business in your desired country
  • Financial capability to open 5 restaurants within 5 years

Required Documentation:

  • Submit completed Franchisee Application Form
  • Provide Personal/Corporate Financial Statements
  • Provide detailed 5 Year Market Plan
  • Provide a sample Pro Forma/P&L for the first restaurant
  • TGI Fridays does require background checks for all serious candidates


  • Knowledge of local market
  • Customer and Operations focused team
  • Infrastructure to develop brand (need examples of what you require)
  • Experience in local real estate market