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3 Chains Making Seafood More Approachable

How Shuckin' Shack, amongst other chains are successfully bringing seafood to the table

By Brian Jaeger<p>1851 Contributor</p>
SPONSORED 4:16PM 01/23/20

Seafood fans are enjoying more options with a recent increase in the appetite for fast casual and QSR seafood concepts like Shuckin' Shack - a 16 unit franchise out of North Carolina. Nation's Restaurant News recently covered the booming fast casual seafood segment and Shuckin' Shack's success with AUV's around $1-million and rising, and same store sales up 20 percent in Q1 of 2019. “We’ve seen the space grow significantly in the 12 years we’ve been around,” Jonathan Weathington, CEO of Shuckin’ Shack, told NRN. “Because consumers are being more health conscious, they’re learning there’s a lot of benefit to eating things from the ocean.” To read the entire article, click here.

The startup costs for a Shuckin’ Shack franchise range from $234,200 to $541,350 and include a $37,500 single-unit franchise fee. For more information on available franchise opportunities, visit: