We’re excited to see that you’re interested in establishing your own The Original Mels franchise! The Original Mels has a proven track record of owning and operating a successful franchise. We have systems in place to maximize sales and revenue, and to ensure that the customer experience is exciting, unique and memorable. We have proven from our 70 year history that The Original Mels is a timeless, iconic brand with mass appeal to a wide demographic of consumers.

why franchise?

plans for growth

Continued expansion is underway for The Original Mels. We will be opening our 20th unit in the 1st quarter of 2017.

Strong Sales

The Original Mels is proud of our strong sales, and consistent year-over-year growth.

high revenue

The combined gross revenues for 5 company restaurants are in excess of $11 million annually. Chain-wide sales revenues are $34.5 million (AUS of $2.166 million)


We offer a wealth of resources to franchisees in the form of:

Proven Franchise System
Experienced Corporate Support
Initial and Ongoing Training
Store Design

Site Selection Assistance
Equipment Package
Food Supply Chain Expertise
Continuing Development


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