Restaurants / American Restaurant
Three generations have run this landmark restaurant in Union County since 1977. It provides its customers several dining options, including a unique niche dining service in the car. The food is all American and served at family-friendly prices with strong demand even during the COVID years.
of the franchised restaurant brand itself dates back to the 1920s, and current
owners purchase some of their supplies from the franchisor. The current
owner has grown it to more than $1 million in revenue and has been running it
with four other family members supporting as per their schedule, four cooks,
and 12 part-time service staff.
The owner and his family have been taking a substantial amount of money as salary and wages, allowing a new owner to bring or hire external managers and run the business in an absentee or semi-absentee fashion, depending on the next owner's interest and availability.
The total family salary, not including employee benefits and discretionary expenses, for the last few years has been as follows:
2019 - $220,785
2020 - $297,850
2021 - $277,100
2022 - $222,375