Capital Investment: The initial investment will typically range from $500,000 – $700,000 + GST, however cost can vary depending on many factors such as location, size and condition of premises.
Qualifications Required: No formal qualifications required, however Australian Citizen is a must
Franchise Business Established: 1975
Franchise Commenced: 2010
Training and Support: There is a standard 6-week training schedule, plus training after restaurant opening. Once you’re established you’re never on your own - you’ll have a business coach to assist, support and help you every step of the way
Marketing Support: Schnitz is on a mission to get their handmade, pan cooked schnitzels into as many hands as possible. Each franchise partner pays a marketing levy which is utilised by the marketing department to achieve this. On a local level, the marketing team also provides extensive support to each individual store.
Agreement Terms: A Franchise Agreement for a new restaurant is an initial 5 year with further terms to align with lease
Number of Units: 72
Members of the: Franchise Council of Australia
Head Office Located: South Yarra, Victoria
Sites Territories Available: Nationally

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Schnitz is a casual dining restaurant established in 2009. Growing rapidly over the last 10 years, they now operate over 70 stores across Australia.

Their founder Roman, aka ‘Papa Schnitz’ spent decades honing the art the perfect schnitzel. Every ingredient, every measurement and every step in crafting the perfect schnitzel has been fine tuned and now forms part of their core menu offering.

A family business, Schnitz is still owned and operated by Roman Dyduk and his two sons Andrew & Tom. The Dyduk’s strong family values
can be seen throughout the business – from in store customers experience right through to the support offered to franchise partners.

Whilst Roman’s original mission to serve real food that makes people happy still rings true, it’s Schnitz’s unyielding passion and unique food offering that truly sets them apart from its

Key benefits:

  • Unique food offering
  • Iconic, national brand
  • Family centric culture
  • Local and National Marketing support
  • Ongoing support and training
  • Flexible hours to suit your lifestyle
  • Restaurants architecturally designed

We are looking for customer focused individuals who can match our own passion to make pan cooked Schnitzels.

Our ideal candidate is an owner / operator, has a strong business acumen, integrity and enthusiasm to grow their business.

Want to join Schnitz on their mission to serve real food that makes people happy? Opportunities are available nationwide, enquire now to join the family.

Franchises for Sale


  Schnitz has an exciting opportunity for a new Schnitz restaurant in Logan Hyperdome. The centre boasts a vibrant retail mix, is known as an entertainment destination and are currently


Schnitz is now looking for an owner / operator looking to purchase a well established restaurant in Broadmeadows Shopping Centre in the Entertainment Leisure Precinct. The site has recently undergone


  A new opportunity has become available to open a brand new restaurant within the iconic Westfield Chermside Shopping Centre.  With a multimillion dollar redevelopment in 2017, the centre is

Investment required:
Price on Agreement

Schnitz has an exciting opportunity for a new Schnitz restaurant in Brisbane, Southbank. We are incredibly excited to continue our domination in the QLD market and look forward to opening


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