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Franchise Opportunities

Since it was founded in 1986, Teriyaki Experience has been the leader in delivering quality Japanese food made fresh before your eyes. Our meals provide delicious, healthy options in the Japanese food category in over 110 locations throughout Canada, U.S., Middle East, Europe and Central America.

Why Choose Teriyaki Experience?

Nationally recognized brand operating over 30 years

Industry specialists support daily operations so you’re never alone!

Top training from industry specialists designed to prepare you to operate your business to its fullest potential

Marketing team that will provide you with proven tools and strategies for attracting and retaining customers

Location assistance; we will negotiate the best possible deal for your site

Interested in learning more about franchise opportunities with Teriyaki Experience?
Explore the links below to see more information about frequently asked questions and franchise packages.

If you are interested in becoming a Franchisee, please fill out our Inquiry Form.

Fill Out Our Franchise Inquiry Form

Corporate Support
Corporate Support
Training Program for 2
Training Program for 2
Step By Step Support
Step By Step Support

From application to grand opening & beyond

Equipment & Store Design Packages
Equipment & Store Design Packages
Real Estate & Landlord Connections
Real Estate & Landlord Connections
In-House Team
In-House Team

Dedicated to the build of your restaurant

Frequently Asked Questions

While restaurant experience would be helpful, Teriyaki Experience seeks franchisees who have the drive for success and the willingness to learn and follow our operational systems and manuals.

The projected development cost is between $350,000 – $450,000, depending on square footage and other variables.

The range of development costs is due primarily to the varying site conditions and square footage (can range from a 500 square foot space to a 1,800 square foot space full size location; optimum square footage is 1200 – 1600). Many locations available have previously been used as restaurant sites and have the necessary infrastructure in place such as plumbing, electrical service, drop ceilings, etc. This existing infrastructure reduces development costs.

Our site criteria is specific to the ingredients that make up a successful location. If you have a site that you think might work, we will review it to see whether it matches our requirements. Our team has over 30 years of leasing and real estate experience and have extremely knowledgeable contacts in the industry and are able to acquire prime sites prior to construction and public release.

The initial franchise fee is $30,000. Ongoing fees are: 6% royalty fee and 4% advertising fund.

Use of the Teriyaki Experience trademark name and business model, store design, operational systems and methods, top supplier pricing, and ongoing support and training.

Teriyaki Experience provides an initial 4 week training program for you and your manager to include all aspects of running a Teriyaki Experience. You will be provided with manuals and receive extensive training to operate your business. This includes:

  • Food Preparation
  • ‘Back of the House’ Management
  • ‘Front of the House’ Management
  • Food Safety
  • Guest Services
  • Point of Sale Software
  • Financial Management
  • Marketing and Advertising

In addition, we provide ongoing support and are available to answer any questions that may arise during your busy day.

Yes, Teriyaki Experience offers both single and multi-unit franchise agreements.

Our in house team coordinates and executes the build out in a timely manner to meet deadlines. Teriyaki Experience has a design and layout specifications package which is constantly changing to keep up with new finishes and better economies. We have a great deal of experience in store design and construction.