The Opportunity

Candidate Profile

We are looking for multi-unit food, convenience store, retail operators, high net-worth individuals, business owners, real estate developers, and business executives that exhibit the qualities necessary to be a Taco John’s franchisee
   - Commitment to the Taco John’s Brand by using the Operating System
     and Marketing Programs 
   - Alignment with Taco John’s mission, core values and business philosophy
   - Willingness to include experienced operators/full-time restaurant managers,
     or be trained in executing the Taco John’s operating system.We are concentrating
     on domestic US development. 

We are not considering Canada or international development at this time.

"I am happy to say that I have been a part of the Taco John's family since 1977. Taco John's believes in serving better quality, delicious and craveable food at fair prices. Our commitment to excellence has helped us become an institution and a tradition in the towns where we are located, and kept our loyalists coming back for over forty years. The future is looking great ".  

- Alex Habeeb -

Financial Qualifications

In order to become a Taco John's Franchisee you must meet the financial qualifications below.


 Single Unit  Liquid Capital: $350,000  Net Worth: $500,000
 3 Units  Liquid Capital: $500,000  Net Worth: $1,000,000
 5+ Units  Liquid Capital: $1,000,000  Net Worth: $2,000,000

All new candidates will be asked to submit a Franchise Application with documentation verifying the funds listed.

Development Areas

In certain new markets, we may require a multi-unit commitment. The franchise offer is not available to residents of Hawaii, Maryland or Rhode Island. Franchise offering is by prospectus only.


“My Franchise Business Consultant (FBC) is a great resource. He keeps me updated on all new programs, operational procedures, and upcoming promotions. He provides benchmarking and analysis of store sales and performance. I rely on him as part of my operation. I am in business for myself but not by myself.”

 - Tammi Halvorson - 
(5 stores in Western KY)

Request for Consideration