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own the next salad kitchen

At Salata, we empower people to fuel the lives they want to live—and that includes our franchisees. As a franchise owner, you have everything you need to reach your business goals while positively impacting the people and communities around you.

Salata is a simple and profitable fast-casual dining experience with a proven operational system and business model that works. Our primary offerings include completely customizable salads and wraps as well as signature organic teas and lemonades through our Tea Taps. We’re also part of the fastest-growing segment in the restaurant industry with over 90 locations and counting.

People eating at a Salata

awards & nominations

2019 Fast Casual Top 100 logo
2020 Fast Casual Top 100 logo

why salata

profitable brand

The Salata brand is well established and has proven to be profitable for our franchisees across the nation.

seamless start

Getting started, our home office team assists new Salata franchise owners in site selection, design, and construction.

extensive training

We provide thorough training to owners and employees to ensure quality and consistency across every salad kitchen.

ongoing support

Once established, ongoing support in operations, IT and marketing enables the success of each franchise to thrive.

where we're growing

2023 fast casual Top 100 movers & shakers

We have over 90 salad kitchen locations nationwide, and with the recent launch of our new brand look and feel, that number is growing faster than ever these days. See where your marketplace fits on our projections map. Then take a look inside our fresh salad kitchen designs. locations.

Current Locations - all of our locations across the nation

Current Growth Markets - existing markets that need more salad kitchens

Future Growth Markets - new markets we are looking into currently

AlaskaHawaiiAlabamaArkansasArizonaCaliforniaColoradoConnecticutDelawareFloridaGeorgiaIowaIdahoIllinoisIndianaKansasKentuckyLouisianaMassachusettsMarylandMaineMichiganMinnesotaMissouriMississippiMontanaNorth CarolinaNorth DakotaNebraskaNew HampshireNew JerseyNew MexicoNevadaNew YorkOhioOklahomaOregonPennsylvaniaRhode IslandSouth CarolinaSouth DakotaTennesseeTexasUtahVirginiaVermontWashingtonWisconsinWest VirginiaWyomingDistrict of Columbia

Houston, TX

31 Locations

Los Angeles, CA

5 Locations

Atlanta, GA

7 Locations

Dallas Fort Worth

20 Locations

Austin, TX

3 Locations

Waco, TX

1 Locations

San Antonio

4 Locations

Lake Charles, LA

1 Locations

Charlotte, NC

3 Locations

current locations

Map Showing Salata Locations

*Size of density bubble represents number of locations

current growth markets

Map showing Salata growth

future growth markets

Map showing Salata future growth

*Size of density bubble represents number of locations

what makes a great owner

We’re looking for business-minded individuals who are passionate about what we’re doing as a company—people who are ready to grow with us. If you’re active in your community, understand the market you’re proposing for a Salata development, and believe in what our brand stands for, you’re right for the job.

a picture of the food line at Salata

our franchising process

To get started, fill out the Franchise Request Form by clicking the “GET STARTED” button at the top of the page. The next steps once you’ve submitted are listed below.

initial call with salata

We will discuss your interest, experience, and potential marketplace as well as answer any questions you may have.

franchise application

Once your application has been submitted, you’ll review our Franchise Disclosure Document detailing the offering.

meeting with leadership

You’ll be invited to meet with the leadership team in Houston, where you’ll learn more about our goals as a company.

franchise approval

Once you're approved as a franchisee and sign the necessary agreements, you'll officially be a member of the Salata family.

Disclaimer: Information made available through this web site regarding the Salata Franchise, LLC (“Salata”) franchise opportunity is for general information only and is not intended to be a franchise offer. Offers are made only after delivery of an effective Franchise Disclosure Document in compliance with applicable federal and state laws. None of the communications made through this web site should be construed as an offer to sell any Salata franchises in, nor is any such communication directed to the residents of, any jurisdiction requiring registration of the franchise before it is offered and sold in that jurisdiction. No Salata franchises will be sold to any resident of such jurisdiction until the offering has been exempted from the requirements of, or duly registered in and declared effective by, such jurisdiction and the required Franchise Disclosure Document has been delivered to the prospective franchisee before the sale in compliance with applicable law.

Format Disclosure: Assuming you qualify as a Salata prospective franchisee, we may provide you with a Franchise Disclosure Document in hard copy or electronic format. If the Franchise Disclosure Document is furnished electronically, it will be provided in a Portable Document Format (PDF) file. You must use the Adobe Acrobat program in order to open and view this type of electronic file.

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