Checkers And Rally's Franchise Information

Franchise Ownership


  • How much it costs
  • About Checkers & Rally's
  • Commitment to Quality
  • Why Checkers & Rally's?
  • Investment
  • Checkers & Rally's Dare To Be Different Video
  • Burger
  • Drive-Thru
  • Chicken Bites and Fries
  • Baconzilla
$165,796 - $1,306,345
Start-Up Cost
Initial Franchise Fee

Based in Tampa, Fla., Checkers & Rally's Restaurants, Inc., an iconic and innovative drive-thru restaurant chain known for its "Crazy Good Food," exceptional value, and people-first attitude, operates and franchises both Checkers® and Rally's® restaurants. With more than 800 restaurants and room to grow, Checkers & Rally's is a proven brand with flexible building formats that is aggressively expanding across the country. Checkers & Rally's is dedicated to being a place where franchisees and employees who work hard can create opportunity for themselves, their families, and their communities. In recent years, the brand has been awarded several of the industry's most prestigious awards including: Top Franchise in Fast Food by Franchise Business Review,Top 500 by Entrepreneur Magazine, "Best Drive-Thru in America" by QSR Magazine and the "Hot! Again" award from Nation's Restaurant News. For more information about franchise opportunities with Checkers & Rally's,please visit
We have been a market leader in the rapidly growing QSR burger business since opening our doors in 1986.
With an initial investment as low as $165,796*, our franchisees can see why we have experienced five consecutive years of same-store sales growth*, and counting.
More importantly, franchisees can benefit from our brand history and be instantly connected to a comprehensive support structure.
We pride ourselves on maintaining excellent franchisee relationships and having an outstanding executive leadership team firmly in place.
*Per Checkers & Rally's2016 FDD
Checkers & Rally's franchisees should have a minimum net worth of $750,000, as well as minimum liquid assets of $250,000.
Franchising costs include:
  • Franchise fee -  $30,000 per restaurant
  • Total estimated initial investment: $165,796 to $1,306,345*
  • Average unit volume - $1,270,720*
  • Royalties - 4 percent of net sales
  • Total advertising requirement: 4.5 percent of net sales

*Per Checkers & Rally's 2016 FDD


Franchise Ownership