Get ready to join a fun, family-centric concept centered around mouth-watering food, unique merchandise with a New Orleans laid back vibe: NOLA’s General Store!
At NOLA’s General Store, we offer a wide variety of unique Louisiana Style cuisine crafted to perfection and made with love. Loaded potatoes, specialty salads and savory hand pies, burgers with homemade poutine fries, colorful snoballs, delicious breakfast and sweet treats are all found right here in our New Orleans inspired ambiance! NOLA’s isn’t just another corner store or cafe — we operate from a philosophy of lagniappe. Lagniappe is French for “a little something extra or unexpected”. We’ve adopted this for our entire brand philosophy! Our team at NOLA’s is dedicated to delivering an extra special touch to everything we do. Every detail at NOLA’s is intentionally created to give our guests incredible customer service and a visit they won’t forget. Thanks to our unique lagniappe approach, our customers will not find a NOLA’s experience anywhere else!
Our franchise partners must be ready to give a little extra in each and every customer interaction.
Our proven business model gives you a solid foundation on which you can build a successful business with one-on-one support unique to your franchise. Are you great with people and an independent thinker? Do you have a strong work ethic, discipline, and integrity? Does business management and multitasking come easy to you? We would love to hear from you!
The initial franchise fee is $25,000 and the minimum estimated cost is $180,350 including the franchise fee.
The support you get as a NOLA’s General Store franchisee is unsurpassed. We truly care about our franchise partners and want to walk alongside you as you build out and grow your franchise!
We are looking for driven, creative individuals with strong team member skills. Our franchise partners must pass our financial evaluation.
Ownership is Easier with
Operational Support: Our support team will be here for you throughout the entire franchise journey! We will support you with: day to day operations, maintenance, customer-service techniques, managing your team, product ordering, pricing guidelines and administrative procedures.
Marketing Support: We’ll teach you how to get the word out about your location by partnering with your local schools, businesses and community. Our franchise partners have access to our print-ready and web-friendly designs and will be included in our network-wide ad campaigns.
More NOLA’s Perks: territory exclusivity, site selection assistance and ongoing research and development are all a part of the perks of being a part of the NOLA’s General Store franchise network!
Ready to Franchise
A NOLA's General Store?
Get Ready to Join NOLA’s General Store!
Our team is looking forward to hearing from you! To get started, fill out the form and let us know your level of interest.
We’d Love to Meet You
Our team wants to get to know you. We can schedule a virtual or in-person meeting to introduce ourselves and answer any questions you may have.
Discover the Difference
NOLA’s General Store invites you in for an up close and personal look at our operation. Discovery Day is the time to ask questions and get a feel for how a NOLA’s General Store operates.
Next, our team will send you a copy of the NOLA’s General Store Franchise Disclosure Document (FDD) for your review. You will have 14 days to review the document.
Apply For Financing
After the FDD review, this is the time to apply for financing if needed!
Welcome to the Team!
The review of our FA (franchise agreement) is next! Once you make the final decision to invest with NOLA’s General Store, you will sign the appropriate documents and make your ownership official.
Time to Train
After you have officially signed on as a franchise partner, we will take you through our extensive training program. Our team is here for you for ongoing support throughout the life of your franchise!