Grilled Cheese, one of life's simple pleasures!! Inspired by childhood memories, Matt Lancelotta and Vic Corbi set out to create a comfort casual concept offering premium grilled cheese sandwiches and giving guests the comfort foods they desire; a menu featuring a variety of creative, freshly prepared grilled cheese sandwiches, freshly prepared soups, salads, fries and shakes.
Grilled Cheese & Co is built to be a leading force in the "fast casual" dining industry. The restaurant has a very warm and homey atmosphere with excellent guest service and a staff that is passionate about what they do. We like to keep things simple and make our guests feel at home. Every Grilled Cheese & Co sandwich is made to order. From the moment Guests enter the door, their senses are awakened with the "Grilled Cheese & Co" experience.
Why Our Franchise? Here are some of the services you'll receive as a Grilled Cheese & Co franchise partner.
Business Consultant: Their main objective is to help Grilled Cheese & Co franchisees operate their business more efficiently. You are not alone when you become a Grilled Cheese & Co franchise partner; our Business Consultant will be with you every step of your journey. Our Business Consultants are in contact with our franchisees and managers regularly by email, phone and store visits.
World Class Training: Your training begins with a three-week program at our corporate offices with classroom instruction and continues in our training restaurant. All franchisees and managers are required to attend and successfully complete our training, resulting in a Grilled Cheese & Co certification.
Project management: We assist each restaurant with design and development and monitor this process with a personal project manager who will work with you on the build-out process, coordinating with architects and ordering all of the materials including fixtures, furniture and equipment.
Intensive real estate selection assistance: Once the franchise agreement is signed, you will work very closely with our real estate department who will provide guidance regarding what is important for finding the right Grilled Cheese & Co restaurant location.
Marketing & Branding: We have an in-house brand architect and design team to provide print material, signage, window clings, point of sale, wall graphics and more all to keep the Grilled Cheese & Co brand message front and center with our guests. We value our franchisees input and can work with you to create specific branding items for your restaurant.