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Taco Time Franchise

Initial Franchise Fee $30,000
Number of units 125
Investment Level $400,001 ~ $500,000
Franchising Since 1978
Royalty Fee 5%

No other Mexican fast food franchise offers a menu that compares to ours. We serve big baja burritos, tempting tacos, grilled quesadillas, appetizing taco salads, fantastic fajitas, delectable platters, and our trademarked Mexi-Fries. These are all part of the TacoTime brand that Canadians love so much. Our image and culture have been perfected over time, it’s what distinguishes us in the fast food franchise world.

Entrepreneur Magazine says Mexican food is the next big franchising opportunity, and there is mucho growth potential in this market. We have several ways of utilizing this potential all worked into our franchise system.

TacoTime gives you options with three different store concepts to fit your budget and location.


  • Full Real Mexican Experience Menu
  • Mostly located in mall, university and airport food courts
  • Impulse driven business.
  • Marketing focused in the mall

Stand Alone/Drive Thru

  • Full Real Mexican Experience Menu
  • Locations on a pad or end cap of a strip mall
  • Destination-based with seating in store and drive thru lane.
  • Marketing focused on driving traffic to the location


  • Special Cantina Real Mexican Experience Menu
  • Located in busy power Centres and strip malls sometimes
    with an outdoor patio.
  • Marketing focused on the fast casual dining concept
  • Liquor service including beer, margaritas, and sangria

Our Franchise Training and Support

When you start a TacoTime franchise we are by your side from start to finish. Our two week training program is intense, but it will turn you into a professional operator ready to enter the fast food franchise world with your own store.

There are constantly new opportunities for professional development through workshops and seminars.

You will have operational support with our store opening team, purchasing and distribution assistance, quality control checks, regional general managers, and product development. Our national advertising program maximizes your marketing dollars so the world knows about your TacoTime on the day of its grand opening.

If you love good food, and have the desire to succeed, you’ll do well at TacoTime. So if the sombrero fits, call us today for more information on how to open you own fast food franchise with us.