Spice up your portfolio.

Ready to learn more about becoming a QDOBA franchise owner?

We’re looking for people who are:
Heart with Fire inside


about our product and sharing it with others.

Mountain Range


that can develop a team and are willing to follow our franchise system.



in multi-unit restaurant, retail, hospitality or commercial development (preferred but not required).

Qdoba franchises


to opening a minimum of two franchise locations.

Ownership by the Numbers

Prospective Franchise Owners must meet the following requirements to be considered for ownership.
Financial requirements
Liquid Capital Of


Minimum Net Worth Of


Traditional investment requirements
Franchise Fee


and a 10-year agreement plus one 10-year renewal. See FDD for details.
Initial Investment Range

$489,200 - $1,307,000*

*Excludes real property and liquor license costs. See Item 7 in FDD.
Traditional Fees**
Royalty Fee


Marketing Fee


Local Marketing Spend


**Royalty, marketing and local marketing spend are all related to the traditional investment.
Nontraditional Investment Requirements
Franchise Fee


See FDD for details.
Nontraditional Initial Investment Range

$252,800 - $917,700*

*Excludes real property and liquor license costs. See Item 7 in FDD.
Nontraditional FEES**
Royalty Fee


Marketing Fee


**Nontraditional fees can vary. See FDD for details and additional one-time charges.
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QDOBA is a proud member of VET FRAN.

Contact us to learn how veterans can qualify for reduced fees.
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Take a closer look

Download our brochure to learn more about QDOBA franchising.

Your Steps to Ownership

As a potential Franchise Owner, you’ll follow a comprehensive path to ownership to ensure that a QDOBA franchise is the right fit.
Step 1

Get to know us

by talking with our VP of Franchise Development.

Step 2

Review FDD

and complete online application.

Step 3

Verify assets

and perform background and credit checks.

Step 4

Interview with Operations team

and spend a half day in a QDOBA restaurant.

Step 5

Attend Discovery Day

Attend Discovery Day to meet our team and get your questions answered.

Step 6

Sign Franchise Agreement

Sign Franchise Agreement and become part of the QDOBA family.

A Flavorful History

We've been serving up craveable meals for over 25 years.


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