A Great Choice for Those Considering Franchise Opportunities in the Greater Houston Area

As Houston, Texas, is one of the largest cities in the United States, there are thousands of business opportunities available. Simple Simon’s Pizza is a food franchise that provides fresh, hand-tossed pizzas with 200 locations in 10 states and continues to expand its presence. We at Simple Simon’s believe the Houston area is the right place for our next locations!

If you are interested in owning your own food business or are looking for food franchises for sale, learn more about Simple Simon’s Pizza. We provide a franchise opportunity that will give you access to the freedom of being a business owner with the experience and resources of an established organization.

We offer solutions at the lowest start-up cost level in the market for aspiring entrepreneurs to benefit their local communities by focusing on niche suburban, rural, and metro markets in Texas. Prospective franchisees can expect support from the beginning through grand opening and beyond.

Why Franchise in the Houston Area?

The Houston area is home to more than 12,000 food and beverage establishments and employed 240,000 people at the end of 2020. This number is projected to grow as the population and wealth of the area do the same.

There is no state or local individual income tax and a Franchise tax of .375% for most common entities. The utility cost for Harris County and the surrounding areas is also 7% lower than the national average.  

With Houston being one of the largest cities in the United States and consistently growing, cities like Sugarland, Humble, Missouri City, Cloverleaf, Pearland, and Deer Park will grow as well. Simple Simon’s is an excellent choice for entrepreneurs looking for affordable and in-demand franchising opportunities to bring to their community.

We all need to eat, and while pizza is not the only food source, it is a great one! If you want to make money and are willing to work hard, owning a Simple Simon’s pizza franchise in Houston is a great opportunity for you!

According to the USDA, 13% of people eat pizza on any given day in the United States. With children and teens consuming even more pizza, a growing population of on-the-go families, and a plethora of colleges in the Houston area – there are people throughout Houston that are on the lookout for fast pizza at a great price. If you’ve wanted to own your own business but haven’t been sure what specific franchise would work, consider Simple Simon’s Pizza.

How Simple Simon’s Supports Franchisees

Simple Simon’s provides our franchisees with outstanding support through:

Assistance and Support in Site Selection

We can help you choose the best location based on market, cost and functionality.

Construction Samples

We provide franchise owners with sample building plans, floor plan models, and approved specifications. You will hire your own architects and contractors to build or remodel your location according to Simple Simon’s standards. We will also assist in finding the best equipment for your Simple Simon’s location.


Simple Simon’s provides hands-on training to teach you product preparation, cash and inventory control, personal hiring and development practices, maintenance needs and routines, and marketing techniques for your new Houston business.

Opening Assistance

Initial training of your employees will be led by Simple Simon’s to ensure your readiness in assuming complete responsibility for your location. This training also ensures that your team is well-prepared to make sure your opening day is a success!

Operation Manual and Training Materials

Simple Simon’s provides all of the learning materials you will need to assist you and use as a reference for operations, product prep, advertising, and many other details you’ll encounter as a franchise owner.


We are committed to providing great food at a low cost, so we have a system of national food distributors that provide frequent deliveries to our locations that enables our entrepreneurs to be competitive and profitable.

Field Service

A Simple Simon’s operations specialists will regularly visit your store to ensure that your location continues to operate at the Simple Simon’s standard of quality and that your profitability is maximized.


We will assist you in developing a marketing strategy that increases sales and profits. We believe in the power of marketing your local business and will work with you to create materials that will establish your Simple Simon’s Pizza location in your city.

How Much Does it Cost to Buy a Franchise?

With lower than average upfront and operating costs than other food franchise opportunities in Houston, Simple Simon’s gives you a higher and faster return on investment than other choices available in the franchise industry.

Simple Simon’s has one of the most affordable food franchises in Houston with minimum liquid assets of only $50,000, while many similar businesses in the Houston metro area require $150,000 or more! We know you start a business to make money, not spend it. That’s why our fees/combined royalties are only 5%.

This low-cost business venture supports successful business owners throughout the country and serves tens of thousands of pizzas every day. Our proven business model can work for you too.

What Does it Take to Own a Franchise?

Ready to own your own Simple Simon’s Pizza restaurant? Here’s what you’ll need to franchise with Simple Simon’s:

  • The ability to manage and motivate people. (Experience in the foodservice industry is great, but not a requirement.)
  • The ability to locate and acquire rights to a site that meets Simple Simon’s criteria.
  • The ability to finance your investment.
  • A marketing plan that will maximize your sales and profits.
  • Payment of the initial franchising fee and royalty fees

Whether you decide to go with our Full Service and Pizza Delivery option or Take-Out and the amount of construction needed on your location site both determine how much your initial costs may be. If you’re prepared to start the process, our team can support you in making the best choice for your location!

Reach Out!

Once you’ve decided that owning a franchise is right for you and that you’re interested in owning an established brand, reach out to the company to start the process! If you start a franchise with Simple Simon’s Pizza, we’ll walk you through every step of the process through your opening day and beyond! For free info on opening a Houston or surrounding area franchise, contact us by filling out this form on our website, and someone from our team will be in touch with you shortly!