Why a Giardino Salads?

from Scratch to Success

from Scratch to success

Our Beginnings Giardino is more than just a gourmet salad franchise. It was born from a passion and commitment to educate the world that real food does not come from a shelf. It is a belief that with fresh ingredients, knowledge, and love, any food could taste great. Giardino vision is to provide the freshest ingredients to the customers whom they call guests, while providing exceptional customer service from their employees whom they call family. This Garden to Bowl concept offers mouthwatering salads, bowls, wraps, and soups made with a wide variety of the best ingredients and flavor profiles making it a winning recipe for the franchise partners.

A proven system from garden-to-bowl

When considering investing in a franchise, it’s important to consider the benefits that come with it. Giardino not only provides a delicious and unique dining experience, but it also offers numerous benefits to franchisees. From low opening costs to dedicated corporate training and support, Giardino is a terrific opportunity for entrepreneurs looking for a profitable business that aligns with their values.

Entrepreneur Opportunity with Work & Life Balance:

As a Giardino franchise owner, you can be your own boss and enjoy a flexible schedule, giving you more time to spend with family and friends.

Business with Integrity Serving a Good Product You Can Be Proud Of:

Giardino prides itself on serving fresh, healthy, and delicious garden-to-bowl salads that are made with integrity. As a franchise owner, you can feel proud to offer a quality product to your community.

An Essential & Profitable Business Focused on Health & Well-being:

The demand for healthy food options is growing, and Giardino is at the forefront of this trend. As a franchise owner, you can feel confident that you are investing in a profitable business that offers a product that promotes health and well-being for the community.

Our support model


Giardino offers a dual-phase comprehensive corporate training program, accessible operational support to help you succeed, and ongoing research and development.

Incentives & Development

Giardino offers opening unit incentives to multi-area franchisees and a proven business model.

Employee Growth

Giardino is committed to employee growth and mentorship, creating a positive impact on your community.

Franchise Facts


  • Franchise Fee: $40,000
  • Estimated Minimum Initial Investment: $217,417 – $433,500
    (with franchise fee)
  • Royalty Fee: 6% of Gross Sales
Franchise Facts
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Freshness & Profitability


Today, Giardino has a proven track record of success with existing franchisees that are already benefiting from the turnkey opportunity in the fast-casual dining space. Franchise owners can expect good margins and an experienced support team while benefiting from a validated place in a growing market.

Our proven system and business model delivers fresh and delicious menu items that customers crave and love. Giardino franchisees can now enjoy the freedom that comes with owning their own business and having guidance from an already established and respected brand in the fast-casual salad dining space.

Join us and our existing franchisees.

What characteristics do we look for in a franchise candidate?

We are looking for driven and passionate individuals to join our Giardino team as franchisees that share our values and are committed to upholding the core principles.

To succeed in this opportunity, we seek candidates who possess business experience, a love for food, and a leadership mentality.

We are seeking big thinkers who are visionaries and who can bring fresh ideas to the table to help us grow and expand our brand.


Steps to opening

Our team wants to hear from you! To get started, fill out the form below and let us know your level of interest.

We will schedule a virtual or in-person meeting to get to know each other.

Our franchise development representative will schedule a visit to our corporate location. Here, we will review detailed information on our business model, support, financial guidance and marketing tools available.

Next, our team will send you a copy of our Franchise Disclosure Document (FDD) for your review. You will have 14 days to review the document.

We will schedule a virtual or in-person meeting to go over additional questions and review our FA (franchise agreement). We are getting closer to finalizing the partnership.

Here we will sign all appropriate documents and make your franchise ownership official.

Our training program is simple and straightforward, packed full with everything you need to know to operate, launch, and sustain your franchise. Our team is always accessible if you need anything.

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Your Franchise starts here

Thank you for your interest in Giardino Gourmet Salads! Please fill out the form below to receive information about franchising.

This is not a franchise offering. A franchise offering can be made by us only in a state if we are first registered, excluded, exempted or otherwise qualified to offer franchises in that state, and only if we provide you with an appropriate franchise disclosure document. Follow-up or individualized responses to you that involve either effecting or attempting to effect the sale of a franchise will be made only if we are first in compliance with state registration requirements, or are covered by an applicable state exclusion or exemption.

Giardino Enterprises, LLC.

Address: 8000 SW 117th Ave PH-D, Miami, FL 33183 
Phone Number: (305) 595-4495