Perkins - 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 nearly 400 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
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Latest Franchise Team News

Perkins® Restaurant & Bakery Free Pancake Day Benefiting Give Kids The World Returns

CHART to honor Perkins & Marie Callender’s CEO Jeff Warne with its 2017 Commitment to People Award.
Good People Doing Good Work Is The Hallmark Of Perkins & Marie Callender’s United Culture.

Perkins® Restaurant & Bakery Announces Refranchise And Development Agreement With Largest Franchisee, JDK Management Group
Perkins Restaurant & Bakery announced today that its largest franchisee, K Investments Limited of the JDK Management Group has purchased five of its corporate restaurants in Pennsylvania, and signed a five-unit development agreement.

Perkins® Restaurant and Bakery Introduces New Menu
Product and ingredient innovation are at the forefront of the new menu that Perkins Restaurant & Bakery will roll out system-wide on May 1, 2017.

Perkins® Names Larry Walker 2016 Franchisee Of The Year
At its recent “No Limits” themed franchise conference held in Minneapolis, MN, Perkins Restaurant & Bakery honored Mr. Larry Walker of L&E Management as its 2016 Franchisee of the Year.

Perkins® Largest Franchisee JDK Management Opens New Perkins Restaurant & Bakery in Lewisburg, Pennsylvania.
Perkins franchisee of 33 years, JDK Management, has once again met success with the October 31, 2016 opening of their new Lewisburg, Pennsylvania Perkins Restaurant & Bakery.

New Perkins® Restaurant & Bakery In Winter Springs, Florida Opens For Business
After much anticipation, the new Winter Springs, Florida Perkins Restaurant & Bakery has opened its doors for business.

Perkins® Restaurant & Bakery Announces New Perkins Kid Perks App
Inspired by a desire to enhance and reinvent the fun activities available to kids and families who enjoy Perkins Restaurant & Bakery, the company announced today the launch of its new Kid Perks App.

Free Pancake Day Benefitting Give Kids The World Returns
In a continued show of support for to Give Kids The World Village, a non-profit resort in Central Florida that creates magical memories for children with life-threatening illnesses and their families, Perkins Restaurant & Bakery will once again be hosting its Free Pancake Day on Thursday, September 22, 2016.

Perkins Drafts Bill® Cowher for “Gridiron Greats” Promo
When promoting a tailgate-inspired menu, it’s best to go with a pro.

Profile of Perkins® Franchisee, Homer “Scotty” Scott
Dreams realized and Making Dreams Come True for Give Kids The World

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.

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

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

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

Franchise Stories in the media

A Menu That Features Opportunity