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The Buffalo Spot

Craving wings? Look no further than The Buffalo […]

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Franchise Details

Year Established: 2014
Category Locations: Retail
Available Ownership Type: Executive,Owner Operator,Semi-Absentee
Corporate HQ City: Garden Grove
Corporate HQ State: California
Investment Range: $100,000+
Canada Franchising: Yes
Latin America Franchising: Yes
India Franchising: Yes
Franchise Fee: $40,000
Royalty Percentage: 5%
Veteran Discount: Yes
E2/EB5 Visas: Yes
Master Franchise Opportunities: Yes


Craving wings? Look no further than The Buffalo Spot. Founded in 2013 in Long Beach, California, this fast-casual restaurant chain has become a go-to destination for wings, fries, and other comfort food favorites. With over 30 locations across California, Arizona, Texas, and Nevada, The Buffalo Spot is rapidly expanding, bringing its unique flavors and friendly atmosphere to new communities.What sets The Buffalo Spot apart? First and foremost, it's the wings. They're jumbo-sized and cooked to crispy perfection, tossed in a variety of signature sauces ranging from mild to scorching hot. But the menu doesn't stop there. You'll also find juicy ribs, loaded mac and cheese, and their famous "World Famous Buffalo Fries" – a combinação of crispy fries and melty cheese smothered in their signature buffalo sauce.More than just delicious food, The Buffalo Spot is a place to gather with friends and family. The restaurants boast a vibrant atmosphere with a focus on community. They often host watch parties, live music events, and other fun gatherings. Whether you're a die-hard wing fan or just looking for a casual spot to relax and enjoy good company, The Buffalo Spot is sure to hit the spot. Image of Buffalo Spot restaurant exteriorOpens in a new windowm.yelp.comBuffalo Spot restaurant exteriorSo, if you're looking for a delicious and fun dining experience, be sure to check out The Buffalo Spot. With its commitment to quality food, friendly service, and a lively atmosphere, it's no wonder this popular franchise is quickly becoming a wing lover's paradise.

Support & Training offered by The Buffalo Spot

The Buffalo Spot provides comprehensive support and training for their new franchise owners, focusing on four key areas: Construction, Marketing, Operations, and Ongoing Support.Pre-Opening:Construction: Their team assists with site selection, lease negotiation, and construction of your restaurant, ensuring it meets brand standards and local regulations.Marketing: You'll receive guidance on developing a local marketing plan, utilizing both traditional and digital methods like social media advertising and community events.Training:Pre-opening training: The Buffalo Spot sends trainers to your location to work with your staff, both front-of-house (FOH) and back-of-house (BOH), including managers. This training covers:Day-to-day operations routines.Exceptional guest service techniques.Food safety procedures.Recipe preparation and execution.POS system usage.Ongoing training: The Buffalo Spot offers ongoing training and development programs for managers and staff through online modules and regional workshops.Grand Opening and Beyond:Opening support: Their team will be on-site during your opening days to ensure a smooth transition and address any issues that may arise.Marketing guidance: The marketing team is available for ongoing support and guidance, advising on local promotions and seasonal campaigns.Operational support: You'll have access to a dedicated field operations manager who provides regular consultation and support, helping you maintain peak performance.Regional gatherings: The Buffalo Spot hosts regional owner meetings and conferences, allowing you to network with other franchisees and share best practices.Additional Support:Vendor and supplier relationships: You'll benefit from The Buffalo Spot's established relationships with vendors and suppliers, securing favorable pricing and quality products.Technology: Access to their proprietary POS system and operational software streamlines your business and provides valuable data insights.Quality assurance: The Buffalo Spot conducts regular quality assurance checks to ensure consistent brand standards are met across all franchises.Overall, The Buffalo Spot prioritizes comprehensive support and training for their franchise owners, aiming to set them up for success from the very beginning. Their commitment to ongoing guidance and collaboration fosters a strong network of successful franchises.

Additional Information

Category Location Retail
Number of Units Open
Investment Range $238,000 - $525,000
Master Franchise false
Home based franchise YES
Item 19 Franchise YES
Veteran Discount YES
Franchise Opportunities in Canada YES
International Franchise Opportunities
E2/EB5 Visa Franchise YES
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