Franchising Process

1. Complete the Margaritas Request for Consideration Form

We would like to understand a little bit about you, your experience and your plans for owning a Margaritas. Complete the form →

2. Have an Introductory Call with our VP of Franchising

At this time, you’ll officially be introduced to Margaritas. We’ll talk to you about the general qualification requirements, both financial and operational, your territory of interest and market development goals.

franchise_process1-23. Receive a Franchise Disclosure Document (FDD) and Application

If you are interested in moving forward, we will provide you with our Franchise Disclosure Document (FDD), which explains the Tio Juan’s Margaritas Mexican Restaurant franchise in detail and includes a copy of the Area Development and Franchise agreements you’ll be signing as well as the franchise application kit. You will thoroughly review the FDD with our VP of Franchising.

franchise_process214. Submit Application for Approval and Complete Due Diligence

When your application has been submitted and is being processed for review by the approval committee, you will complete your research on the Margaritas restaurant franchise opportunity. This includes discussions with current franchisees and members of the Margaritas Executive Team, generating restaurant proformas and beginning to create your business plan. Once you have been approved, your Area Development and first Franchise Agreement will be sent to you.

franchise_process95. Sign Agreements and Welcome to Margaritas!

Once you have signed your agreements, they are received and countersigned in Portsmouth, New Hampshire, and all fees are paid, you are officially a Margaritas Area Developer and a Franchisee.