East Side Mario's
Home of All You Can Eat
Franchise Fee: $60K
Startup Capital Required: $600K-$700K
Investment Required: $1.3M-$1.6M
Available Territories: Alberta, Saskatchewan, Manitoba, Ontario, Prince Edward Island, Newfoundland and Labrador, Single Units, Multi Units, Resales
Franchise Opportunities Available: Single Units, Resales, Multi Units
Training : 8 weeks
Franchise Units Canada: 72
Corporate Units Canada: 2 USA: 2
In Business Since : 1987
Franchising Since: 1989
CFA Member Since: 1994
East Side Mario’s is owned by CARA Operations Limited, Canada's most historic and largest full service restaurant company. CARA owns some of Canada's favourite restaurant concepts including Swiss Chalet, Milestones, Montana’s, Kelsey's, Fionn MacCool’s, Harvey's, New York Fries and of course East Side Mario’s. With over 1000 locations across Canada, and system wide sales in excess of $1.7 billion CARA is truly one of Canada's most successful full service restaurant companies.
CARA’s size and scale provide a competitive advantage to East Side Mario’s Franchisees as it relates to: purchasing, real estate, construction, marketing, training, and information technology. Leveraging these services provides East Side Mario’s Franchisees with superior added value and support to help increase the bottom line.