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Chipotle Franchise

Chipotle Mexican Grill

What does a Chipotle Mexican Grill Franchise Cost?

Although you cannot buy a Chipotle Mexican Grill, Chipotle is committed to its employees and is focused on putting people first as its mission includes "Cultivating a Better World." The company hires passionate people and invests in their future by offering outstanding benefits. It celebrates diversity and inclusion. The well-being for their employees is just as important as the environment. Build a career in the food industry.

Total Investment$125,000 - $125,000
Cash Required$50,000
Business TypeBusiness
Target MarketNational

Chipotle is a fast-food chain which offers Mexican fare, including design-your-own burritos, tacos and bowls.

Chipotle Mexican Grill restaurants are mostly company-owned and are no longer being offered as a franchise. While a few franchises were sold, Chipotle's franchising plan has changed.

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Chipotle opened its first restaurant in Denver in 1993 and now operates more than 2,200 restaurants.

Chipotle offers a menu of burritos, tacos, burrito bowls and salads made from fresh, high-quality raw ingredients, prepared using classic cooking methods and served in an interactive style allowing people to get exactly what they want.

The founder, Steve Ells, established Chipotle with the philosophy that fast-food can also be good food and takes pride in serving high quality food without added colors or preservatives. The Food with Integrity program focuses on using ingredients that are sustainably grown and naturally raised with respect for the animals, the land and the farmers.

Customers line up in an assembly line and select the perfect ingredients for their meal as they watch the staff prepare it.