Q. What are the startup costs and what do they include?
A. Currently, the range of investment is from $650,085 to $1,257,957 which includes the $50,000 initial franchise
fee. Other estimated costs include 3rd party professional advisory fees, insurance and 3-months of working capital. Link to
INVESTMENT TABLE – or – Am I Financially Qualified?
Q. How much space do I need for the beer garden and event space?
A. Between 3,000 and 5,000 square feet with adequate parking. We have specific site criteria which will help you
evaluate real estate that would be a good fit for your Social Play Haus location. Link to LEARN MORE
Q. How long does it take to open?
A. You should be able to open in 9 to 12 months. It may be sooner if you find a space with a pre-built restaurant
kitchen or catering hall fit out in the right location. It also depends on how quickly you complete pre-opening and
training. Link to INQUIRE TODAY
Q. Do I have to be an owner operator?
A. Yes, we want our owners to be actively involved. Even though you may hire a manager to oversee Back of
House operations, owners are the face of the community, “out and about” in the market. Link to LEARN MORE
Q. Can I own more than one beer hall and event space?
A. At this time, we are not offering multi-unit operations. Link to INQUIRE TODAY
Q. Do I have to have a background in restaurant operations?
A. No, we have a limited menu and believe most will hire a small Back of House team. Link to LEARN MORE
Q. Does the beer hall and event space have to be “on Main Street” or in a retail space?
A. No, our locations are typically in light industrial leased spaces. With a large open dining and play areas, we want
you to be able to control initial investment and ongoing rent. Link to INQUIRE TODAY
Q. How many employees are needed to operate the business?
A. Typically between 2 and 3 employees per shift depending on events or parties, day of the week and bookings
for drop in play in your beer hall and event space. You can utilize both part-time and full-time employees to build out
your team and have support for the expected customers coming in on any given day. Link to LEARN MORE
Q. How much will the business make in a year?
A. We will be able to share our Financial Performance Representation, called an Item 19 in our Franchise
Disclosure Document which highlights affiliate performance and history. This can be a useful tool to help you evaluate the
revenue potential for your Social Play Haus business. Link to INQUIRE TODAY