Luxury Donuts, Franchised.

Join us on a mission to elevate the humble donut into a luxurious experience, spreading love, quality, and kindness with every bite.


Why Franchise with Painted Dough?

Join our mission to fill the world with love, quality, and kindness, one donut at a time. Painted Dough is more than a donut shop; it’s a place where community, art, and delicious flavors meet. Become a part of our journey to make every day sweeter for everyone.

Be Part of a Flourishing Industry

Indulge in the art of gourmet donuts, a trend that’s here to stay. At Painted Dough, we blend artistic flair with mouthwatering flavors, creating a unique experience that delights all senses.

Our commitment to excellence in every bite ensures a loyal and growing customer base, eager for our next creation.

Leverage Exceptional Unit Economics

Our model is designed for success, with startup costs starting at $360,000. Painted Dough’s efficient, scalable concept caters to the growing demand for high-quality, artisan donuts and coffee, making it a perfect fit for any vibrant community. Our comprehensive support system ensures your Painted Dough franchise thrives.

Frequently Asked Questions

Whats our purpose?

Our menu, a collective masterpiece, was shaped by the desires and inputs of our community. It was a journey of exploring flavors from around the world, pushing boundaries, and of creating unique experiences that our guest have yet to experience. Every product was a sip or a bite of global influence, a testament to our mission to bring diverse and luxurious flavors around the world.

Do you provide financing?

While Painted Dough doesn’t provide direct access to financing, we do have relationships with third-party lenders and companies who can assist you secure conventional and SBA loans you need to open your Painted Dough franchise.

What does painted dough franchise training & support look like?

Painted Dough franchise training & support begins on day-one. Here’s what it looks like:

Initial training

You will come to our headquarters in Chino, California, for in-person, hands-on training. Every facet of the business model is covered, from how to prepare our menu, customer service, inventory, how to use our POS system, and more.

Site selection & build-out

Painted Dough has a dedicated real-estate professionals ready to help you select the ideal location for Painted Dough restaurant. We will help you through the process of lease negotiation, LOI, and be on hand to support you throughout the store development process.

Marketing support

Painted Dough franchise owners have access to all the marketing that has led to our company locations successes. Our marketing will support you in helping you make a connection with your community, rolling out ongoing campaigns for our new menu items and keeping Painted Dough top of mind for our multitude of loyal fans.

How much does it cost?

The total costs to invest in a Painted Dough franchise ranges starting from $361,800. The total costs also include everything you need to open your business including build-out, equipment, inventory, grand opening marketing, working capital and more.

How much is the franchise fee?

The initial franchise fee is $30,000. The franchise fee gives you access to our training, continued investment in new technology, continued menu innovation, professional development from the leadership team at Painted Dough.

How much is the ongoing royalty fee?

The ongoing royalty is 5% of gross sales.

How much is the ongoing marketing fee?

The marketing fee is 3% of gross sales or $2,000 whichever is greater.


Dive into a rewarding industry with our full support every step of the way.


Starting Your Journey is Simple:

Begin with Our Franchise Application and Phone interview

Share your background and financial capabilities. Our team will review your submission and guide you through our selection process. We will schedule a brief phone call to discuss the major points of our franchise program.

Franchise Disclosure Documents

The FDD will be sent to you for you to review all the details of our franchise program.

Day of Discovery

If the application is approved then we will schedule the Day of Discovery so we can get to know each other more personally.

Franchise Agreement

If we both agree to proceed forward with the franchise relationship, we will prep the franchise agreement to be executed by you and your team.

Site Selection & Development

Upon approval, our real estate experts will assist in finding the perfect location for your Painted Dough, negotiating leases, and overseeing the build-out to match our inviting, creative aesthetic.

Training & Support

Receive in-depth training at our HQ in Chino, CA, covering all aspects of operations, from crafting our signature donuts to managing your day-to-day. Our continuous support includes marketing, product development, and operational efficiency, ensuring you’re set for success.

Opening & Ongoing Support

We’re with you from day one, ensuring a smooth opening and continuous growth.

Our team remains committed to your success, offering ongoing training, marketing strategies, and operational support to keep your business flourishing.

Next Steps?

Contact Danny Truong at: [email protected],
Call or text: (626) 231-1075‬

He would love to schedule a zoom call or meet you personally in one of the locations.

Ready to bring Painted Dough to your community?

Get in touch

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