A Fresh Healthy Choice

Voted One of the Top 100 Movers and Shakers
and One of the Top 50 Brands of 2014



Try the new, bold flavors of Boneheads.

You can open a Boneheads Fire Grilled for less than $500,000
Join a Fresh and Healthy Brand with tremendous growth potential
#1 Fast Casual Seafood Brand with No National Competitors
Voted One of the Top 100 Movers and Shakers in 2014
One of the Top 50 Brands of the year in 2014
Easily Targetable Demographics
Founded in 2006 in Atlanta, Ga

What's for dinner?

Boneheads Franchise Incentives

Generously Reduced Franchise Fees
Reduced Franchisee Fees are as follows:
First Restaurant - $30,000
Second Restaurant - $25,000
Third Restaurant - $20,000
Fourth Restaurant - $15,000
Fifth Restaurant - $10,000
Six+ Restaurants - $5,000 Each
2 Free 24” Grills for Each Unit
Reduced Royalties over 3 years as follows:
First 12 Months – 2% Royalty
Second 12 Months – 2.5% Royalty
Third 12 Months – 3% Royalty
After 3 years – 4% Standard Royalty Rate


What is the average size and cost of a Boneheads Fire Grilled?

The average unit size is 1,500 to 2,000 square feet. We prefer an end cap space with room for outdoor dining. On average, the cost will be approximately $450,000. This amount will vary depending on size and location of the unit.

What is the initial franchise fee?

The initial franchise fee is $30,000 for a standard Boneheads Fire Grilled. For multi-unit franchise development agreements, we do offer a reduced franchise fee program.

What are the royalty and marketing fee?

An ongoing royalty fee of 4% and a marketing fee 1% of gross sales is due on a monthly basis. Boneheads requires that a minimum of 1% of net monthly sales be spent by each franchisee for local marketing initiatives.

What is the minimum net worth required?

Depending on the number of units you wish to develop, with three being the minimum, you must have a net worth of at least $975,000 and $300,000 available in liquid capital.

Is training provided?

Yes, Boneheads provides training of up to 4 weeks for the franchise owner in Atlanta, GA. In addition, we provide 3 weeks of onsite training for the management team. In addition, we provide up to 3 weeks of onsite training for staff.

What is the average time frame to open a Boneheads?

Typically, the development cycle fluctuates as a result of numerous factors including, but not limited to: pre-existing building conditions, financing or government regulations. The average development cycle falls in the range of 14 – 18 weeks.

What areas are available for development?

Currently, Boneheads is developing Georgia, Alabama, North Carolina, Florida, South Carolina and Tennessee.



Interested in joining our family of franchises? Here’s how to start the Franchise Ownership Process.

  • 1. Submit an Application. If you have a partner with 10% interest or more, they must complete and submit their own application and financial forms.
  • 2. Application Review
  • 3. Initial conversation with Franchisee Support
  • 4. Submit additional information needed such as business outline
  • 5. Operational Interview
  • 6. Guest visit at Corporate Headquarters in Atlanta, GA
  • 7. Execution of Development Agreement

All Franchisees must complete 1 week of classroom training and 3 weeks of restaurant training, as well as 2 Managers completing 3 weeks of restaurant training before operations commence.

Boneheads Dinner Plate


Thank you for your interest in opportunities to become a Boneheads Fire Grilled Franchisee. Boneheads Fire Grill has multiple opportunities in the Southeastern U.S states of Georgia, Alabama, Florida, Tennessee, South Carolina and North Carolina. There is a minimum commitment of three restaurants required for consideration to become a franchisee of Boneheads. Once you submit the Franchise Application and Financial Statement, our Franchise Support staff may contact you to discuss the Boneheads franchise opportunity, your desired territory, and to learn more of your qualifications.

Please complete the following information to be considered for a Boneheads franchise development opportunity. At the end of the application, you may also add any comments that you feel are relevant to the franchise opportunity.