Perkins - Own a Franchise


In today’s market, the opportunity to buy a Perkins® restaurant franchise business couldn’t be better for experienced restaurateurs interested in aligning with a concept that has withstood the test of time. Now more than ever, restaurant customers are looking for value without sacrificing selection and taste. A top leader in the family restaurant dining segment since 1958, Perkins offers high quality, flavorful and affordable menu options for breakfast, lunch, and dinner and snack. With more than 440 units across the U.S. and Canada, the heritage of the Perkins brand and the ability to adapt to current consumer trends have placed it among the top performing companies in the family restaurant franchise segment.

It’s time to take a fresh look at Perkins Restaurants. Find out how you can own one of the best family restaurant franchises in the business, and deliver the Perkins experience to loyal diners, through single-unit operations and multi-unit ownership franchise opportunities. Perkins gives you the chance to bring comfort, value, and great taste to your community – not to mention solid growth potential to your own career in foodservice.

Perkins has a vision for the future, and wants you to be part of it: our goal is to continue to offer great food and memorable dining experiences to guests across the continent!

Join Perkins and leverage our name, our established systems, and our special recipes – all while pleasing your guests and charting your future in the industry.


Franchise Information
A closer look at the Perkins restaurant franchise opportunity and benefits.

Franchise Support
Learn about the support systems that help Perkins franchise businesses grow.

Franchise Development & Locations
Development opportunities and target franchise locations.

Fees & FAQs
Answers to common questions including fees/costs.

Why Perkins
Discover what makes Perkins one of the top restaurant franchises.

Read what some Perkins’ Franchisees have to say.

Franchise Photo Gallery
View photos of Perkins from the inside and out.

Latest Franchise Team News

Interview with Perkins & Marie Callender’s President & CEO

Nation’s Restaurant News Interview with Jeff Warne, Perkins & Marie Callender’s President & CEO
Perkins gets boost from remodels, menu changes

Perkins® Offers Expanded Franchise Benefits and Incentives

Perkins® Offers Expanded Franchise Benefits And Incentives
Effective immediately, Perkins will provide additional incentives to franchisees who participate in the company’s expansion goals in key markets.

DeVry University Named Exclusive Educational Provider to Perkins & Marie Callender’s Employees and Their Families

DeVry University Named Exclusive Educational Provider to Perkins & Marie Callender’s Employees and Their Families
Partnership demonstrates mutual commitment to strengthen employee benefits and provide career-focused education

Perkins Restaurant & Bakery featured in Best Practices Award Nominee Spotlight SeriesPerkins® Announces 2015 Franchisee of the Year

Perkins® Announces 2015 Franchisee of the Year
JDK Management Receives Top Honors
Business Partner of the Year and Give Kids The World Award Recipients Also Named

Franchise Stories in the media

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