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Number of units 221
Franchising Since1969
Royalty Fee5% Adv: 4% F.Fee: $60K


Swiss Chalet’s doors opened in 1954, and ever since then we have been serving families our famous Rotisserie Chicken, slow roasted to perfection for 90 minutes; fresh-cut fries, signature Chalet sauce, and BBQ ribs, marinated for 24 hours and grilled-to-order.



Swiss Chalet is owned by RECIPE Unlimited, Canada’s largest full service restaurant operator. With over 1100 franchise locations, over 300 unique franchisees, and system sales in excess of $3.5 billion, Swiss Chalet franchisees benefit from:

  • National Marketing Support
  • National Partnerships
  • Training Support
  • Economies of Scale
  • Culinary Expertise
  • Construction Expertise
  • Strategic Partnerships with Major Landlords Across Canada

Swiss Chalet is looking to develop all across Canada with great Franchise Partners who are committed to ruling the roost.


Oct 29, 2018

Swiss Chalet Adding WW Points to its Menus

Popular restaurant chain Swiss Chalet recently announced a partnership with WW (formerly known as Weight Watchers) to highlight the healthiest choices on its menus to guests. Swiss Chalet's new...
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Jun 29, 2011

New Swiss Chalet heads to north-end Moncton

Swiss Chalet is upscaling things a bit with its new restaurant, now under construction at 1933 Mountain Rd. But don't worry about losing the family-dining atmosphere chicken lovers have come to...
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