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Cosi, Inc.

Cosi® is a unique fast casual urban café featuring classic and contemporary recipes using the best, freshest and most thoughtfully-sourced seasonal ingredients.

Product Category: Salad/Sandwich/Flatbread Pizza
Address: 1751 Lake Cook Road, Suite 600, Deerfield, IL 60015
Website: getcosi.com
Years in Business: 18
Number of Locations: 121 (72 company-operated; 49 franchised)
Total Investment: $755,000 - $1,246,900 (includes 3 months' initial operating costs)
Other Financial Requirements: $1,000,000 net worth; $750,000 liquid assets; minimum $400,000 net worth for each additional restaurant opened under development agreement
Areas of Operation: U.S. (except Alaska, Hawaii, North Dakota, South Dakota), District of Columbia; Costa Rica, UAE
Looking to Expand into the Following Regions: Throughout the U.S., excluding Alaska, Hawaii, North Dakota, South Dakota


Cosi seeks franchisee partners with multi-unit restaurant experience, who embrace our fresh, innovative menu featuring unique flatbread baked throughout the day in our hearth oven in full view of our customers. We offer area development opportunities across the U.S. (excluding Alaska, Hawaii, North Dakota, South Dakota) for highly-qualified franchisees. We at Cosi are passionate about food and are committed to building a brand that delivers a premium restaurant experience in the fast casual segment.


Marcia Pollard
[email protected]
(847) 597-8905
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