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Looking for a food & beverage franchise in New Zealand? Find coffee franchises, café franchises, mobile food franchises, mobile coffee franchises, vending franchises, bakery franchises, fast food franchises takeaway franchises, restaurant franchises, retail franchises, pre-prepared food franchises, cake franchises or ice cream franchises.

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Anchor FranchiseArrow

Market leader in the sales and distribution of milk products and beverages throughout New Zealand including Anchor, Primo, Zing, Mammoth Supply Co, Fresh N Fruity, De Winkel, Country Goodness, Mainland, Kapiti, CalciYum and Eon.
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Bakers DelightArrow

With over 30 years of experience, Bakers Delight is a successful Franchise business with a growing network of over 700 bakeries spanning across four countries. Bakers Delight has a proven business formula which provides comprehensive training and on-going support.
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Burger WisconsinArrow

At Burger Wisconsin it's always been about the food. And now is an exciting time to join us, with new sites planned throughout New Zealand and an existing store refresh programme underway. It's a gourmet opportunity for operators with good taste.
More info on Burger Wisconsin

Carl's Jr.Arrow

We are looking for enthusiastic franchises to join the Carl's Jr. team and from the business together with Restaurant Brand's support. You need to be hands-on and goal focused. Operational training is provided.
More info on Carl's Jr.

Columbus CoffeeArrow

NZ’s premium café franchise. A highly recognised and trusted brand offering customers exceptional coffee and chef-prepared food in a modern café environment. Awarded both Food and Beverage Franchise System of the Year and Supreme Franchise System of the Year 2009/10 and 2010/11.
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Cookright Kitchen ServicesArrow

Cookright, the kitchen hero, saving kitchens time and money. Deepfryer, overhead filter and hood cleaning. Cooking oil filtering. Oil and kitchen consumables product sales.
More info on Cookright Kitchen Services

Domino's PizzaArrow

Specialist quick service pizza franchise opportunity. You must have passion, commitment and a drive to succeed. Strong leadership skills, good people and administration skills, plus an entrepreneurial flair required. Have fun and work in a young, energetic and vibrant organisation.
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Esquires Arrow

Esquires has a bold new look that sets us apart, and an expanded menu to get more value out of every sale and whole new level of support for our franchisees. We can bring your café dream to life.
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Fritz’s WienersArrow

Fritz’s Wieners offer award-winning German bratwurst sausages with a variety of condiments. Ideal franchisees will be people who are keen to work hard and be rewarded for their efforts.
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Habitual FixArrow

New Zealand’s freshest food fix – salads, sandwiches, wraps and smoothies. Seeking outgoing people who take pride in what they do and can relate to customers. Hospitality experience not required, extensive training provided.
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A brand with attitude that cannot be missed. Our damned fine gourmet menu, coupled with sophisticated systems and support, make this a wicked opportunity.
More info on HELL

Mexicali FreshArrow

Mexicali Fresh has led the Mexican evolution in NZ since 2005. With giant American-style burritos and Mexican beer in a colourful, casual atmosphere. We are recruiting energetic, enthusiastic franchisees with a passion for great food and excellent customer service for our turnkey restaurants.
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Mr Woo SushiArrow

New Zealand’s first mobile sushi franchise. Mr Woo is your chance to get ahead and control your lifestyle.
More info on Mr Woo Sushi

Oporto New ZealandArrow

Oporto chicken and burgers are big on taste and even bigger on value. With 20+ years in Australia and close to 15 years in New Zealand we have a proven franchise model. Seeking committed, energetic, entrepreneurs wanting to establish a long-term business with a strong brand.
More info on Oporto New Zealand

Pita PitArrow

If you thought you missed the sub-sandwich boat, the international challenger is now here. One of the fastest growing QSR brands and back-to-back Deloitte Fast 50 finalists is keen to expand into provincial NZ. Move now before the remaining locations are taken.
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Rack n Roll RibsArrow

We're looking for owner-operator franchisees to join this new Rack n Roll franchise and become part of a new and totally unique brand. Easy operating systems, a proven menu and great future prospects, makes this a very exciting opportunity!
More info on Rack n Roll Ribs

Robert Harris Coffee RoastersArrow

Robert Harris Coffee Roasters operates New Zealand's best-known and largest chain of retail cafe franchises. Proven success in cities and provincial centres nationwide.
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Sierra Boutique CaféArrow

Network of premium cafes specialising in gourmet coffee and freshly prepared food.
More info on Sierra Boutique Café

Streetwise CoffeeArrow

Every day thousands of coffee lovers buy a Streetwise coffee. Our designer coffee outlets have become symbols of coffee perfection. We’re seeking people nationwide who love the thought of selling fantastic coffees to appreciative customers. Site selection assistance, training and support is given.
More info on Streetwise Coffee

The Cheesecake ShopArrow

The Cheesecake Shop was established in 1991 and has developed into a network of 200 cake shops operating across Australia, New Zealand, Poland and the United Kingdom.
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The Coffee ClubArrow

One of NZ’s fastest growing café and restaurant franchises, with a comprehensive menu and relaxed dining experience. Proven track record with further expansion planned.
More info on The Coffee Club

Xpresso DelightArrow

We transplant the café experience into the workplace using state-of-the-art commercial grade automatic bean-to-cup espresso machines providing quality coffee.
More info on Xpresso Delight

Zexx NZ Arrow

Zexx NZ offers a range of better-for-you fruit juice slushy and smoothie products that meet the ‘Fuelled 4 Life” criteria. This represents an exciting opportunity for someone who is motivated and looking to capitalise on an existing business success.
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Standard Listings

Brumby's BakeriesArrow

Australasia’s longest running and very successful bread franchise. The Brumby's system and procedures have been developed to help you run your business.
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Cafe BotannixArrow

Contemporary deli cafes serving organic coffee and organic food options in Palmers garden centres.
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Crust Gourmet PizzaArrow

Crust Gourmet Pizza is ideally suited to today’s fast-paced lifestyle, providing excellence in service and high-quality product to customers.
More info on Crust Gourmet Pizza

Donut KingArrow

Donut King is a speciality donut and coffee chain which has been growing steadily in Australia since 1981. Now available in NZ. Full training and support given.
More info on Donut King

The Coffee Guy Arrow

New Zealand’s number one mobile coffee company. The Coffee Guy franchise opportunity is simple, fun and flexible.
More info on The Coffee Guy

The NZ Manuka Egg CompanyArrow

A taste sensation - Manuka smoked bacon and egg franchise business opportunity. Unique kiwi food at an affordable price, using the best ingredients available throughout NZ. No experience needed, full training and support, large territories, genuine repeat business. Join us and grow with us.
More info on The NZ Manuka Egg Company

Valentines RestaurantsArrow

Value-for-money buffet restaurants, great for the special occasion or groups. Established in 1989. Proven model. Suitable for metropolitan location.
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Other Listings

Breakers Café & BarArrow

Proven franchise model providing Kiwi fare at affordable prices.
More info on Breakers Café & Bar

Bugger CaféArrow

The Bugger concept is different from other cafés. We focus on an uplifting, entertaining food and coffee experience.
More info on Bugger Café


The ultimate experience in gourmet burgers. Seeking hardworking people with great attitude.
More info on BurgerFuel


Cafe2U is the world’s largest mobile coffee van franchise.
More info on Cafe2U

City Cake CompanyArrow

Boutique bakery selling cakes and desserts. Franchisees must have business experience.
More info on City Cake Company

Cobb & Co Arrow

The iconic kiwi family restaurant operating successfully throughout New Zealand since 1970.
More info on Cobb & Co

Coffee CultureArrow

Creating luxurious environments for our guests to enjoy the finest espresso coffee since 1996.
More info on Coffee Culture

Cookie TimeArrow

Distribution of snack products to retailers & other on-sellers.
More info on Cookie Time

Gloria Jean's CoffeesArrow

Gourmet speciality coffee franchise. Seeking people passionate about coffee.
More info on Gloria Jean's Coffees

Golden NutsArrow

“The best nut roasting retail kiosk in the world” state-of-the-art design kiosk.
More info on Golden Nuts

Hog's Breath CafeArrow

Opportunity to own and operate a licensed family restaurant with a very successful brand.
More info on Hog's Breath Cafe

Illy EspressoBarArrow

Illy EspressoBar is the latest in exciting café opportunities. Full training provided.
More info on Illy EspressoBar

Jamaica BlueArrow

Grow from strength to strength with your very own Jamaica Blue franchise
More info on Jamaica Blue

Jesters PiesArrow

Award-winning gourmet pie franchise. Easy business model to operate.
More info on Jesters Pies


Self-serve frozen yoghurt business. Fastest-growing international hospitality sector.
More info on KiwiYo

Lime Juice BarArrow

Mobile juice and smoothie bar. Easy to operate business in healthy food sector.
More info on Lime Juice Bar

LJS Seafood RestaurantsArrow

The largest NZ fast-food chain of fish and chips and associated seafood stores.
More info on LJS Seafood Restaurants

Lone StarArrow

Lone Star is New Zealand's largest restaurant & bar concept.
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Mad ButcherArrow

One of New Zealand’s best-known home grown franchises, trading since 1971.
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The world’s market leader in the quick service restaurant industry.
More info on McDonald's

Mr WhippyArrow

One of New Zealand’s oldest and established franchises is seeking new franchisees.
More info on Mr Whippy

Muffin BreakArrow

Proven systems, our world class training and commitment to field support.
More info on Muffin Break

Muzz BuzzArrow

Drive thru-outlet serving quick, convenient, sensational coffee. We have a proven business model.
More info on Muzz Buzz

New York DeliArrow

New York Deli is a themed sandwich bar that uses wholesome ingredients.
More info on New York Deli

New Zealand Natural Ice CreamArrow

International ice cream parlour brand operating in 20 countries.
More info on New Zealand Natural Ice Cream

Pizza HutArrow

Established pizza chain with occasional resale opportunities available.
More info on Pizza Hut

Provender NZArrow

Provides snacks and drinks directly to the workplace. Earn a great hourly rate.
More info on Provender NZ

Shaky Isles Coffee CoArrow

Shaky Isles Coffee Co. is a versatile café brand seeking savvy multi-site licensees.
More info on Shaky Isles Coffee Co

Shingle Inn Café Arrow

Shingle Inn Café is a world-class café franchise now available in New Zealand
More info on Shingle Inn Café

Simply SqueezedArrow

Sell and distribute NZ's favourite range of chilled juice and beverage products.
More info on Simply Squeezed

Spagalimis Italian PizzeriaArrow

Pizza, pasta, salad and dessert in a contemporary dining environment. Comprehensive training.
More info on Spagalimis Italian Pizzeria


The world’s largest quick service submarine sandwich and salad franchise. Opportunities for new and existing restaurants available.
More info on Subway


The healthy fast food alternative. Join Australia’s fastest growing franchise.
More info on SumoSalad

Theobroma Cafés, Lounges and BarsArrow

A total food and beverage concept, operating in more than 5 countries.
More info on Theobroma Cafés, Lounges and Bars

Urban TurbanArrow

It is never too late to transform your passion for Indian cuisine into a profitable business
More info on Urban Turban

Wholly Bagels & PizzaArrow

Turn-key opportunities available nationwide with this iconic bagel and pizza franchise.
More info on Wholly Bagels & Pizza


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