Bonanza Steakhouse

  • Bonanza Restaurant Company
3701 W. Plano Parkway, # 200
Plano, TX 75075
  • (972) 244-8900

Bonanza Steakhouse offers families delicious and flavorful food inspired by the spirit of the Old West. With a friendly atmosphere and a variety of options, Bonanza restaurants have something for everyone. At Bonanza Steakhouse, people find a place to call home and aspiring and established business owners find an opportunity unlike any other. After accumulating over 40 years of experience, the Bonanza franchise organization knows what it takes to succeed. In fact, Bonanza Steakhouse was ranked #1 in Service among competing buffet and steak restaurants, by Nation’s Restaurant News “Consumer Picks” Survey.

Franchisor Background

Year Established: 1963

Franchising Since: 1963

Operating Units

Franchised Units 24 100.0%
Company-Owned Units 0 0.0%
Total Operating Units 24 100%

Geographic Distribution

USA 15 57.7% In 12 States
Canada 2 7.7%
International 9 34.6%
Total 26 100%

Multi-Unit Operators

Multi-Unit Operators N/A
Franchises Owned by Multi-Unit Operators N/A

North American Unit Density

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Registered in the following Registration States

(not registered in any registration states)

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Support and Training

General Information

IFA Member No
CFA Member No
Franchisee Association? Yes, is a member
Size of Corporate Staff N/A
Site Selection
Lease Negotiation Assistance Yes
Financial Assistance Yes, Direct

Marketing Support

Co-Op Advertising No
National Advertising No
Regional Advertising No
Local Advertising No

Ongoing Support

Central Data Processing Included
Central Purchasing Included
Field Operation Evaluation Included
Field Training Included
Initial Store Opening Included
Inventory Control Included
Franchisee Newsletter Included
Regional or National Meetings Included
800 Telephone Hotline Included


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Financial Requirements


Minimum Net Worth N/A
Cash Investment N/A
Total Investment N/A
Average Total Investment N/A


Initial Franchise Fee N/A
Average Franchise Fee N/A
On-Going Royalty N/A
Average Royalty N/A
Advertising Fee N/A

Site Information and Requirements

Average Number of Full-Time Employees N/A
Average Number of Part-Time Employees N/A
Space Needs (in square feet) None
Preferred Site Types N/A
Encourages Conversions Yes
Item 19 (Earnings Claim) Provided? No
Listed in the SBA Registry? No
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Franchisee Qualifications

Financial Net Worth N/A
General Business Experience N/A
Specific Industry Experience N/A
Formal Education N/A
Psychological Profile N/A
Personal Interviews N/A
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Terms of Contract

Term of Initial Contract N/A
Term of Renewal Period N/A
Passive Ownership? Allowed
Area Development
Franchisees Allowed to Expand Within Territory? No
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Expansion Plans

Projected New Units Over Next 12 Months N/A
Canada No
Overseas No
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