East Side Mario's
East Side Mario's

East Side Mario's

  • Investment Level
    $500,001 - $1,000,000+
  • Number of Units
  • Industry
    Food, Canadian Franchises, Restaurant Franchises
  • Franchising Since
  • Royalty Fee
    5% Adv: 3% F.Fee: $60K


East Side Mario’s opened in 1987 to bring a bit of Little Italy to our guests. Our goal is to show you the hospitality and passion for great food that Italians are known for around the world.

We are committed to creating dining experiences for our guests that capture the youthful and fun expression of today’s Italian lifestyle. We are the Home of All You Can Eat, delivering great value to our guests with all you can eat pastas, soup or salad, and garlic homeloaf.

Good times and great meals at a great value…that’s East Side Mario’s.



East Side Mario’s 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, East Mario’s franchisees benefit from:

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

East Side Mario’s is looking to develop all across Canada with great Franchise Partners who are committed to delivering good times, great meals, and great value to our guests every day.



East Side Mario's Franchising Video

September 21, 2018