Rusty Taco is able to leverage its combined resources to provide its franchisees with support across all areas of the business, from supply chain and distribution to 3rd party delivery partners, with all support designed to improve operations and drive profitable sales.

  • Small kitchen, low labor needs
  • Our fresh ingredients
  • Simple menu
  • Endcap and inline space – Don’t need free-standing
  • Efficient footprint/prototype
  • Multiple revenue drivers – 4 day parts – breakfast, lunch, happy hour, dinner, plus catering
  • Competitive sales to investment ratio
  • Product/concept is relevant
  • Available markets for growth
  • High unit continuity rate
  • No late nights
  • A brand proud to own
  • Strong bar business without being a bar or taking away from family friendly experience
  • Differentiated concept – taco stand-inspired street tacos


Our Directors of Real Estate will make personal visits to your market to offer support in identifying potential sites, and will work with you and your local broker in your designated market.

Franchisees are responsible for sourcing an architect and general contractor. Rusty Taco corporate has recommended architects and general contractors if needed. The Rusty Taco management team will review all architectural plans and will perform the final walk through to ensure the site meets our building requirements.

  • Minimum of 75,000 population in a 5 mile radius
  • Average median income of $50,000+
  • 2,600 to 3,000 square foot end cap, existing free standing or urban storefronts
  • Excellent – tenant base, visibility to traffic patterns, ingress / egress, and signage opportunities
  • Adequate parking with one dedicated to-go space
  • Designated patio is required
  • Non-traditional opportunities will be evaluated on an as needed basis

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