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    TMAD does it again and again

    Wondering what makes Teriyaki Madness the best Asian franchise in North America?

    Since we started in 2003, our team has been committed to spreading the Madness so that everyone can experience the best teriyaki on earth. Our fresh, craveable, growing concept has been recognized by Entrepreneur Magazine as a Franchise 500 company and by Franchise Business Review for their Top 50 Franchise Satisfaction award. No wonder our franchisees keep opening more shops!

    Michael Haith - Best Asian Franchise

    “We’d like to humbly thank everyone who has recognized Teriyaki Madness. But we just can’t, there are too many. However, we are thrilled to be acknowledged for what we’ve known for years: TMAD has the best people and the best food of any of the fast casual Asian restaurants out there.”

    – Michael Haith, Teriyaki Madness CEO

    Check out our growing list of franchise awards to learn more about our franchise success. 

    No. 1 Fastest Growing Big Restaurant Chain — Restaurant Business

    No. 1 Fastest Growing Big Restaurant Chain — Restaurant Business

    Ranking at No. 1 with a 39% increase in system sales in 2020*, this achievement puts TMAD in rare company. We are included with top companies such as Wingstop, Sonic Drive-In, Marco’s Pizza, Popeye’s Louisiana Kitchen, Tropical Smoothie Cafe and Jersey Mike’s.

    “Teriyaki Madness opened up a fair number of restaurants last year. The chain has been growing aggressively through franchising, and its operators added 31 locations despite the pandemic in 2020.”

    — Restaurant Business

    Top 100 Movers & Shakers — Fast Casual

    Top 100 Movers & Shakers — Fast Casual

    Teriyaki Madness was featured in Fast Casual’s Top 100 Movers & Shakers list in 2018, 2019, 2020 and 2021. We were recognized for our growth plan and technological advancement.

    Franchise 500 — Entrepreneur

    Franchise 500 — Entrepreneur

    Teriyaki Madness ranked on Entrepreneur’s 2022 Franchise 500 for the 6th year in a row. We ranked at No. 252 for Fastest Growing franchise and made the ranks for our unique concept combined with a mature business system that paves the way for our growth.

    The Future 50 — Restaurant Business

    The Future 50 — Restaurant Business

    Teriyaki Madness has made the list for Restaurant Business’ The Future 50 Ranking at No. 23, with TMAD being recognized for the systemwide sales and our impressive growth.

    Top 100 Franchises for 2021, Top Emerging Franchises and Fastest Growing Franchises — Franchise Gator

    Top 100 Franchises for 2021, Top Emerging Franchises and Fastest Growing Franchises — Franchise Gator

    “If they are going to be making a sizeable financial investment, they want to make sure it is with a franchise that is on the rise. Catching a wave and being a part of a company poised for growth means a lot to many in regards to seeing a return on their investment.”

    — Franchise Gator

    11 Restaurant Franchises on the Cusp of Greatness – QSR

    11 Restaurant Franchises on the Cusp of Greatness – QSR

    Teriyaki Madness was featured in QSR’s 11 Franchises on the Cusp of Greatness. Our Average Unit Volume, profit potential and expansion were cited as reasons we’re among the best Asian franchises (or any other franchises).

    America’s Favorite Restaurant Chains 2022 – Newsweek

    America’s Favorite Restaurant Chains 2022 – Newsweek

    In a survey of more than 4,000 customers and employees of restaurant chains, Teriyaki Madness earned 5 out of 5 stars in Noodles and Ramen category.

    Franchise Times 40 Smartest-Growing Franchises

    40 Smartest Growing Franchises – Franchise Times

    Ranked as a fast-casual Asian restaurant, Teriyaki Madness made its debut on the Franchise Times Fast & Serious List at #5.

    Top Franchises Review 2022 Award

    The 200 Best Franchises to Buy in 2022 – Franchise Business Review

    Based on owner satisfaction, Teriyaki Madness was ranked, reviewed, and recommended as one of this year’s Best Franchises to Buy.