Editor's choice: OnDeck business lines of credit
- Business loan amounts up to $250k
- Repayment terms up to 18 months
- $100k in annual revenue required
Finder is committed to editorial independence. While we receive compensation when you click links to partners, they do not influence our content.
Our cost estimates are accurate as of 2021 from Franchise Direct and include opening fees and expenses only. The location you choose for your Chili's franchise may result in higher or lower fees.
|Initial franchise fee||$40,000 to $60,000|
|Estimated total||$40,000 to $60,000|
|Exterior signage||$15,000 to $80,000|
|Furniture, fixtures, sound system and TVs||$55,000 to $120,000|
|Kitchen and bar equipment||$190,000 to $400,000|
|Bar and kitchen accessories||$40,000 to $60,000|
|Computer point-of-sale system, kitchen display system and installation||$55,000 to $65,000|
|Estimated total||$355,000 to $725,000|
|Leasehold expense||$5,000 to $25,000|
|Preconstruction||$45,000 to $300,000|
|Construction costs||$500,000 to $1,900,000|
|Site work||$50,000 to $600,000|
|Estimated total||$600,000 to $2,825,000|
|Initial training||$60,000 to $250,000|
|Estimated total||$60,000 to $250,000|
|Inventory||$8,000 to $20,000|
|Estimated total||$8,000 to $20,000|
|Opening advertising||$5,000 to $10,000|
|Estimated total||$5,000 to $10,000|
|Opening team costs||$65,000 to $100,000|
|Estimated total||$65,000 to $100,000|
|Working capital||$12,000 to $22,000|
|Three months' additional funds||$225,000 to $600,000|
|Estimated total||$237,000 to $622,000|
We update our data regularly, but information can change between updates. Confirm details with the provider you're interested in before making a decision.
|Carlu2019s Jr.||Chili's||Five Guys|
|Average Franchise fees||$25,000||$50,000||$25,000|
|Average Equipment fees||$536,000||$540,000||$113,675|
|Average Real estate fees||$959,250||$1,712,500||$317,250|
|Average Training fees||$50,000||$155,000||NA|
|Average Inventory fees||$1,600||$14,000||$12,500|
|Average Marketing fees||NA||$7,500||NA|
|Average Licenses and permits fees||NA||NA||$10,000|
|Average Insurance fees||NA||NA||NA|
|Average Admin fees||NA||NA||NA|
|Average Personnel fees||NA||$82,500||NA|
|Average Other fees||$123,900||$429,500||$23,000|
A business line of credit is a useful tool. But as a startup, you may not qualify for the best interest rates with most lenders. Explore your options — and alternatives — for flexible funding as a new business.
Revel in the freedom of running your own business by selling tees online.
Find out how much it costs to open a Auntie Anne’s Pretzels and what financing options are available to you.
Find out how much it costs to open a NorthStar Moving and what financing options are available to you.
Find out how much it costs to open a Sears Maid Services and what financing options are available to you.
Find out how much it costs to open a Deck the Walls and what financing options are available to you.
Find out how much it costs to open a Zoom Drain and what financing options are available to you.
Find out how much it costs to open a Casa de Corazon and what financing options are available to you.
Find out how much it costs to open a Sears Handyman Solutions and what financing options are available to you.
Find out how much it costs to open a YogaFit and what financing options are available to you.
finder.com is an independent comparison platform and information service that aims to provide you with the tools you need to make better decisions. While we are independent, the offers that appear on this site are from companies from which finder.com receives compensation. We may receive compensation from our partners for placement of their products or services. We may also receive compensation if you click on certain links posted on our site. While compensation arrangements may affect the order, position or placement of product information, it doesn't influence our assessment of those products. Please don't interpret the order in which products appear on our Site as any endorsement or recommendation from us. finder.com compares a wide range of products, providers and services but we don't provide information on all available products, providers or services. Please appreciate that there may be other options available to you than the products, providers or services covered by our service.