Sbarro’s expanding into more markets in more venues and locations in more states than ever. If you’ve got a mind for business and a passion for pizza, you’re our kind of people.

Let’s get specific. We’re looking for those with:

  • interest in operating multiple units in a given market
  • access to capital required for restaurant development
  • business minds and organizational experience to meet agreed-upon expansion plans
  • access to prime real estate locations perfect for Sbarro
  • local expertise in marketing, operations, development and the supply chain in a specific market

Big plus if you’ve got experience in retail, food and beverage, or food distribution. Expert in all?

Estimated Initial Investment

Type of ExpenditureInline Shopping Food Court Unit Center-UnityMethod of PaymentWhen DueTo Whom Payment is to be Made
Initial Franchise Fee$20,000 to $35,000$25,000Lump sumUpon signing the agreementSbarro
Development FeeUnknownUnknownLump sumUpon signing the agreementSbarro
Lease$25,000 to $50,000$25,000 to $50,000As arrangedUpon signing the leaseLandlord
Leasehold Improvements$100,000 to $200,000$100,000 to $175,000As arrangedAs incurredContractors and Suppliers
Purchase of Initial Equipment Package$80,000 to $175,000$80,000 to $125,000As arrangedBefore opening, on ordering the equipmentContractors and Suppliers
POS/Computer System$5,000 to $30,000$5,000 to $30,000As arrangedAs arrangedSuppliers
Permits & Licenses$2,000 to $5,000$2,000 to $5,000As arrangedAs incurredGovernmental Authorities
Outside Signs or Menuboards$10,000 to $25,000$10,000 to $12,000As arrangedBefore order is placedSuppliers
Insurance Package$800$1,500 to $2,500As arrangedBefore openingInsurers
Opening Inventory & Supplies$7,000$7,000As arrangedWithin 1 week of openingSuppliers
Training Expenses$8,000 to $10,000$8,000 to $10,000As arrangedDuring trainingFood, Lodging and Transportation Providers
Utility Installations & Deposits$200 to $2,000$200 to $2,000As arrangedAs incurredSuppliers
Architectural Fees$12,000 to $15,000$12,000 to $15,000Lump sum or as arrangedLump sum or as incurredArchitect
Project Design and Vendor Coordination$0 to $10,500$0 to $10,500As arrangedAs incurredSbarro
Legal & Accounting$2,500 to $5,000$2,500 to $5,000As arrangedBefore openingService Providers
Additional Funds (1 to 3 months)$10,000 to $15,000$10,000 to $15,000As arrangedAs incurredVarious Third Parties
Totals$282,500 to $585,300$288,200 to $489,000
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