Frequently Asked Questions

General FAQ'S

Who do I contact to see if Barberitos will sponsor or advertise with my organization?

Each restaurant is independently owned and operated. Please contact your nearest Barberitos location to discuss local advertising or sponsorship opportunities. Participation will be determined by the individual franchisee.

What is the address and phone number for the franchising office?

Barberitos Franchising, Inc.
Mailing Address: PO Box 888 Athens, GA 30603
Physical Address: 1090 South Milledge Avenue Athens, GA 30605
Phone: (706)316-3344
Fax: (706)316-0834

Who do I contact if I have feedback about my restaurant experience?

Each Barberitos restaurant is independently owned and operated. Please complete the form here or call us at 844-HEY-PEPE (844-439-7373) so your comments can be directed to the correct location.

How do I receive more information about becoming a franchisee of Barberitos?

Please see the franchising section on this website or fill out our contact form here.

How do I find out if there is a Barberitos near me or if one is coming soon?

Please check our locations page here.

Where are your job listings?

Each Barberitos is independently owned and operated. Please contact or visit the location to inquire about open positions. You can download an application here to take with you.

Catering FAQ'S

Can you deliver or do I need to pick up my catering order?

Yes, Barberitos will deliver to your event and set the catering order up for you or if you prefer, you can pick up your catering order at your local Barberitos.

Can you accommodate dietary restrictions, such as gluten free, vegetarian, etc.?

Yes, we can accommodate your dietary needs with vegetarian and gluten free options.

Are chips and salsa provided at an extra cost?

The chips and salsa are provided free of charge with every catering order.

Do you charge for plates, napkins, and utensils?

No, we provide all plates, napkins, and utensils with your catering order.

How will the food stay hot and fresh?

We provide disposable chafing stands and warmers so that your meal is served hot and fresh.

Franchising FAQ'S

What are the general requirements to become a Barberitos franchise partner?

Restaurant experience is not necessary! The Barberitos system is designed for people coming from outside the restaurant industry as well as existing restaurateurs.

What about financial requirements?

In order to be considered for a franchise, you must solely or collectively as an ownership group, have a net worth of at least $700,000 and liquid assets of at least $200,000.

What is the initial franchise fee?

A single location initial franchise fee is $30,000. If you are interested in developing multiple units, the fee is $30,000 for each location under commitment. We offer a development incentive program whereby franchisees that commit to develop three franchise locations are only required to pay initial franchise fees for two of the three franchises.

What are the royalty commitments?

The royalty is 5% of gross sales. Which is competitive with other fast-casual franchise opportunities.

What is the term of the franchise agreement?

The initial term is 10 years, with the option of two five-year renewals.

What is the average investment to open?

We are committed to keeping our initial investment cost as low as possible. Your initial investment will vary depending upon the location that you select. Our current Franchise Disclosure Document provides and estimated initial investment range of $119,800-$554,025.

Will I have a protected territory?

For those that commit to develop multiple locations, we offer protected development areas during the development period. You will also have a protected territory of one mile around each franchised restaurant.

How much square footage is required?

We can be very flexible with great locations. However, we recommend that your franchised restaurant is 1,850 to 2,800 square feet.