Franchise Criteria

Smashburger is seeking multi-unit development partners.
To be considered, individuals must meet the following.

Please select the criteria that you meet

Demonstrates enthusiasm, drive and passion, and a proven record of success in the restaurant industry.

Ability to obtain a liquor license
(where applicable).

Multi-unit restaurant management experience as an owner and / or operator, real estate & trade area experience in development territory.

Local market knowledge and willingness to build a dedicated team for Smashburger.

$1.5 million USD in net worth
(individual or partnership).*

$500K USD in liquid assets
(individual or partnership).*

Steps to owning your own smashburger

Complete and submit an online inquiry form.
Telephone discussion with a member of the Smashburger Canadian franchise team.
Complete and submit a franchise application.
Receive and review the Disclosure Document.
Preliminary approval on territory and development.
Schedule and attend a Discovery Day in Denver.
Final approval and franchise awarded.
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Smashburger®, Smash. Sizzle. Savor.® the concentric oval design, and related trademarks are the property of Smashburger IP Holder LLC.

This information is not intended as an offer to sell, or the solicitation of an offer to buy, a franchise. It is for information purposes only.

*The required criteria for franchisees is specified as a minimum of $1.5 million USD net worth and a minimum of $500K USD in liquid assets. Larger development agreements may require further credentials.