Franchises Available

Since 1984

Founders Grill Franchise

Why own one?

In return for the franchisees investment and their willingness to focus on building the brand for mutual benefit, franchisees are offered the opportunity to operate a highly profitable and almost recession-proof business under a reputable brand. As members of this growing network, franchisees of Founders Grill will never be alone. Following an initial training and hand-holding period, franchisees enjoy ongoing assistance including and periodic visits by a dedicated field service consultant.

Shared Vision

Founders Grill is looking for individuals who are willing and able to share the company’s values. The franchisee must have the ability and desire to deal well with people as well as being service-driven and quality-conscious. While some business experience will be of advantage, experience in the sector is not; because the Founders Grill franchise comes with comprehensive training and support.

Where to from here?

A Founders Grill franchise operation is now available for those who have a personal drive to run their own business.
If you think you have what it takes to join this leading brand, please contact us today.


The objective of Founders Grill is to maximise the income for both the business and the franchisee.
How much will it cost?

Once the franchise agreement has been signed, a deposit of R75000 will be required to secure a requested site. This deposit is 50% of the Franchise fee which is R150 000. It secures the rights to operate a franchise, using the Founders Grill trademarks and business systems.

Furthermore, a monthly management services fee is usually calculated at 5% of turnover.The management service fee covers the cost of providing ongoing support services whilst the marketing fees of 2% of turnover will be paid into a separate bank account and used to fund marketing and promotional activity for the benefit of the brand as a whole.
Minimum Total Investment: R 2 million

Franchise Fee:

+/- R 150 000 Excluding VAT

Franchise Deposit:

+/- R 75 000 Excluding VAT


Franchisees will share in additional benefits that include:

  • Extensive initial and ongoing training
  • Centralised buying to keep pricing competitive
  • Unique recipes and menu
  • Trading and marketing under Founders Grill brand
  • Ongoing business support

What can you expect from your


Founders have been serving good traditional cooking since 1984. We
pride ourselves on turning customers into friends and friends into family.
Should you be part of our growing family it will be important for you to
have the same values and customer focus our brand is renowned for.
You will therefore need to undergo an intensive training course designed
to equip you with skills which you need to operate your outlet
FOUNDERS RESTAURANT & GRILL will offer you the following:
• Training; Initial and Ongoing
• Centralised buying to keep pricing competitive
• Unique recipes and menu
• Trading and Marketing under the Founders brand
• Valuable advice and support to help you develop your business
and maximise your profits
• Periodic visits by a dedicated field service consultants

By becoming a franchisee of FOUNDERS RESTAURANT & GRILL, you are
not on your own – we are right alongside you when you need us.

Franchise line: 011 021 2364

Gordon Rd Florida North
P O Box 738 Florida Hills 1716

Is your postal address different from your residential?
Do you have access to a minimum of R800 000.00 (EIGHT HUNDRED THOUSAND RAND) in unencumbered funds? (PLEASE NOTE THAT THIS MUST BE CASH IN THE BANK AND NOT MONEY BORROWED!)