- $843,000 - $2,378,000Total Investment Required
- $1,500,000Liquid Capital Required
- AvailableFinancing Assistance:
- AvailableTraining & Support
- AvailableSite Selection Assistance
About the Franchise
Evolving from its start in 1991 as a small bread bakery in downtown Chicago to a national cornerstone of the fast-casual dining segment, Corner Bakery Cafe is a neighborhood favorite for hot, made-to-order breakfast scramblers, hand-crafted sandwiches, grilled panini, homemade soups, hand-tossed salads, pastas and decadent desserts while providing a place to gather with family and friends. With more than 170 company-owned and franchised locations across the country, another 347 franchised cafes are signed or under development as of September 2014. Corner Bakery Cafe also provides a robust, best-in-class catering platform, presenting fresh food perfectly packaged for delivery or pick-up.
What makes this franchise different?
Corner Bakery Cafe has established itself as the neighborhood favorite for a warm welcome and delicious flavors. Fresh ingredients inspire its handcrafted menu of artisan breads, made-to-order scramblers, delicious sandwiches, signature panini, homemade soups, hand-tossed salads, and bakery sweets. It is committed to satisfying all of its guestsâ€™ cravings for Breakfast, Lunch, Dinner and everything in between.
Corner Bakery Cafeâ€™s key differentiators:
- NRNâ€™s 2014 #1 Consumer Pick for "Craveability" in Bakery Cafe segment
- Sophisticated guests
- Best-in-Class catering
- 170+ locations and growing
- $2.3M average annual unit sales volume*
- Fastest growing segment of the restaurant industry
- Flexible footprint
- Ideal for conversion of existing real estate
Â©2014 Corner Bakery Cafe. This advertisement is not an offering to sell a franchise. An offering can be made only by Franchise Disclosure Document (FDD) that has been registered with, and approved by, the appropriate agency in your state; if your state requires such registration. *$2.3M AAV represents the average for the 79 company-operated and 16 franchise-operated locations that have been in operation for at least 36 months (excluding limited-hour cafes) as disclosed in Item 19 of the 2014 FDD. Individual financial performance will vary. A copy of the FDD is available by contacting Franchising@CornerBakeryCafe.com. Corner Bakery Cafe â€¢ 12700 Park Central Dr â€¢ Suite 1300 â€¢ Dallas, TX 75251.
Ideal Franchising Candidate
Corner Bakery Cafe appreciates a franchise owner who loves food as much as they do. The franchise owner must be the "best in class" operator who is interested in developing multiple cafes in a market or combination of markets. Relevant multi-unit restaurant/retail experience in the market they will be developing is a must. Real estate experience is also strongly encouraged.