What. Why. How.

Bring an Einstein Bros.® to Your Neighborhood.

If you're smart enough to want to bring an Einstein Bros.® franchise to your neighborhood, the answers to the following frequently asked questions ought to help you make an informed decision and shore up any details you may need.

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The Process

Q: How long does the franchisee approval process take?

A: Depending on a number of variables, including site availability, the process of opening a restaurant takes approximately six to twelve months from initial contact to store opening.


Q: What is the length of the franchise agreement?

A: The initial term of your Einstein Bros.® franchise agreement is ten years plus 2 five-year options for renewal.


Q: Where can I find information on the franchisor's financial statements (i.e., copy of the Franchise Agreement, list of fees, royalties, initial franchise fees, etc.)?

A: Some information is provided in the Dollars & Fees section, and the details are all included in the Franchise Disclosure Document (FDD).