Best Asian Franchise
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!
“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
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
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
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
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
“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
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
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.