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Spread good Vibes as an Owner

Opportunities now available!

Are you looking for a new journey allowing you to spread good vibes and work with a great team?  If so, you have come to the right place.  Buena Onda is designed to deliver a unqiue experience to diners in the fast casual market with a delicious chef-inspired menu and popular Baja style libations.  Our innovative franchise model allows you to bring this successful concept to your favorite locations.

Franchising Opportunities Coming Early 2022

Buena Onda Mexican nachos and sides on table


In a world full of fast casual options for diners, Buena Onda offers a unique, casual baja taqueria experience to guests with an appealing menu, great service, and a laid-back, beach-bum decor.  Our model is appealing across multiple day parts with something for the entire family.  Great food and great times leads to good vibes.  

Table of food with multiple hands shown grabbing a taco

Eats + Bebidas

Our delicious eats + bebidas are inspired from award-winning Chef Jose Garces, our Chief Culinary Officer.  The house specialty is Baja inspired tacos featuring fresh fish, jumbo pacific shrimp, carnitas, chicken tacos, and mission-style quesadillas.  Libations include house made Aguas Frescas, Boylan's Fountain Sodas, Mexican Coke, and bottled water.  We also have a great menu items for the little niños.

Diners seated at table sharing tacos, chips, and salsa

franchise Model

Starting a franchise can be a big decision.  The Buena Onda quick service model provides a solid foundation to get you started and help you meet your goals.  Our corporate team provides support and training to ensure you are on the right track with a proven system.  We share good vibes by helping to  build an exciting and rewarding lifestyle for you and your team.


Buena Onda requires a minimum of $100K in liquid capital and a net worth minimum of $300K for a single unit. Credit worthiness, favorable debt to income ratio, and secondary sources of income are also considered when determining eligibility.

Franchise Fees Royalty Advertising Fees Initial Investment
$35k 5% 2% $250-$850k


The Buena Onda operating model & menu is adaptable to any environment. We offer two different operating models, QSR and Kiosk.


  • SIZE: 1800sqft - 2200sqft
  • INITIAL INVESTMENT: $550,000 – $850,000


  • SIZE: 800sqft – 1200sqft
  • INITIAL INVESTMENT: $250,000 – $400,000


Prototype floorpan of kitchen, dining and overall space

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