How To Start A Quick Service Restaurant (QSR) In Just Under Rs 5 Lakhs

How to Start a Quick Service Restaurant (QSR)

The Quick Service Restaurant, more commonly known as the Fast-food Restaurant is a specific kind of restaurant format that serves fast food cuisines like Pizza, Burger and requires minimal table service. Major fast-food chains in India include KFC, Dominos, Starbucks & Pizza Hut. It is one the most lucrative restaurant formats among all and thus has also become the most popular choice of food business among the restaurateurs. The takeaway restaurant or QSR format seems to be the most practical format, as the return on investment is high. You can charge the price of a casual dining menu, but not incur cost the same as you save upon the area, furniture, air-conditioning, crockery, etc. However, you still need 100-150 orders to make it viable in the long run.

To be successful in QSR space, you need to come up with a unique idea and deliver a superior customer service in terms of food variety, quality, Delivery time & ambience.

Here we have shown the break-up of Rs 5 lakh, which we will explain in the points below.

How to start a quick service restaurant: Cost Breakdown

Steps To Open A Quick Service Restaurant In India 

Follow the below-mentioned steps that will help you open a fast-food restaurant in India.

  • Choose the location of the quick-service restaurant
  • Get all the licenses required to make your QSR legal
  • Get on board the required number of staff
  • Arrange for the kitchen equipment and the raw materials needed
  • Market your QSR well
  • Install a POS or a billing software To smoothen your operations
  • Decide on the staff uniform
  • Get all the other miscellaneous works done

Considering that you are going to start this dream project of yours, you might want to know the details or the step by step guide on how to open a fast-food restaurant in India. Don’t you worry! We will dive in deeper, to provide you with all the necessary information that will make your execution seem like a cakewalk.

1. Choosing The Location Of The Quick Service Restaurant

The location is one of the most critical factors which determine the success or failure of any restaurant. The takeaway restaurant should ideally be in a densely populated area, keeping the target audience in mind. Accessibility and visibility of the area are also essential to attract customers. Ground floor shops, located at the front are preferred for QSRs and Takeaways.

The store shop should be at least 450 sq ft in size to build a good kitchen. The counter and the serving area should not exceed 100 sq feet. Thus, for 450 sq feet, the rent should not exceed Rs 40-45k. So, out of the 5 lakh investment, Rs 1,20,000 goes to the landlord, who gets two-month rent, a one month rent in advance.

You also need to make sure that the building has a proper water supply and drainage facility. You must also obtain a No Objection Certificate (NOC) from the owner that he has no problem subletting his space for a food business, and also from the neighbors. The NOC is required in obtaining the Local Municipal License, and Food license.

2. Licenses Required For Opening A Quick Service Restaurant

A takeaway restaurant or a QSR primarily requires five licenses, namely: Food License from FSSAI, GST registration, Local Municipal Corporation Health License, Police Eating House license, and fire license. Out of all, Food license, GST registration, and Local Municipal Corporation Health License are the most important ones to have for starting of the outlet. Fire license and the likes can be acquired once you commence restaurant operations; however, it is recommended to have all the permits in place before opening the outlet to keep yourself away from the legalities and small hiccups that come due to unavailability of these licenses.

The three licenses have to be applied separately. For Food License, you can apply through its website www.fssai.gov.in. This can also be facilitated through various agencies that charge around Rs 5,000 for the complete paperwork and license fee. Any Charted Accountant can assist you with the GST registration. Lastly, for Municipal Corporation health license, you have to contact the local health inspector, and they will guide you through the process of acquiring the license. The license fee is nominal and will cost around Rs 3,000. Police Eating House and Fire license can be obtained once you have Municipal Corporation’s health license. This can be done in the first two-three months of the operations.

Here’s a list of all the licenses required for a restaurant business in India.

Download Restaurant Licenses E-book

3. Staff Needed For Running A Quick Service Restaurant

The secret to a successful quick-service restaurant is often a great team behind the counter and in the kitchen. The Chef is probably the most important person on your team, as they not only cook, and design the menu; they also lead and guide the rest of the kitchen staff. The attrition rate is extremely high in the restaurant industry, especially at the junior level. Learn how to hire better for your restaurant here.

In a takeaway kitchen, a minimum of 5-6 employees is required in the kitchen. Out of them, two chefs are required who have a fair knowledge of every department of the kitchen. The salary of the chefs and helpers depends on their experience. The average salary of the chef at Commis level 1 is Rs 14000-Rs 15000 while the helpers and other staff salary range between Rs 6000- Rs 8000 based on their work. Apart from the kitchen employees, two delivery boys are required and one at the counter for taking the order. Find out how to create a Human Resource Structure for your restaurant here.

In today’s tech-time, there are a lot of third-party delivery services with whom you can tie-up for work on per order basis. They charge somewhere around Rs 30 for the first five km and Rs 10 for every extra km. It is highly recommended to have at least one delivery boy full time and part-time, even if you have partnered with a Third Party for deliveries, as a backup. These third parties will help you save the cost of the bike for delivery.

4. Kitchen Equipment And Raw Material Needed In A QSR

Kitchen equipment is a significant expense for the restaurants, and the same is the case in a fast-food or takeaway restaurant. A small working table for four sq ft can cost somewhere around Rs 6-7k. But, it is not always necessary to have everything new in the kitchen; most of the kitchen equipment can be bought old and used. It would roughly save around Rs 1 lakh. While working tables, refrigerator, store racks, and cupboards can be reused, burners, Tandoor, and gas pipelines should be new to avoid the added cost of repairs and gas leakages that are bound to happen. Other than the aforementioned kitchen equipment, Mixer, fry-pans, knives, cutting boards, and other utensils should be bought new.

About Rs 2,30,000  is invested in setting up the kitchen. Lastly, raw materials such as groceries, packaging, dairy, and poultry will cost you Rs 20,000 for the first five days of the operations, depending upon the sale you make in the first five days.

Delia Smith gives insight on kitchen equipments needed for Quick Service Restaurant

5. Marketing Of The Quick Service Restaurant

The tried and tested method of marketing and also one of the cheapest, is the pamphlets. You also need to spend some money on menu designing and logo designing, which should not cost more than Rs 2000.  For the first two months, 30k pamphlets are good enough to market your restaurant. These 30k pamphlets of good paper quality will cost you somewhere around Rs 25,000. However, you can change the quality and quantity of the pamphlets as per your budget. Find out how distributing pamphlets and flyers can boost your restaurant sales.

Apart from pamphlets, invest some money in an excellent billboard to attract an audience. An average billboard costs around Rs 10,000. You can also spend on an online advertisement on Social Media and Google Adwords. You could also use your restaurant  POS to market your restaurant well.

Read how you can do the right digital marketing for your QSR Restaurant.

6. POS And Billing Software Needed For The QSR

POS is the most critical and integral part of a successful operation and management of any restaurant or food outlet. Choose a niche POS that is customized to suit the requirements of a Quick Service Restaurant. Read a detailed guide on how to choose the perfect POS for your restaurant here.

The one we recommend is POSist, which is hardware-independent and entirely browser-based. You can use any web-enabled device such as a computer, laptop, tablet or even your mobile to generate the bills. The cost for this should not exceed more than 25000.

POS and Billing softwares needed for Quick Service restaurants

7. Staff Uniform For The QSR Employees

Staff uniforms are a critical aspect of a restaurant venture that is often ignored. All the staff members must look good, hygienic and well dressed. You can choose from different types of dresses such as chef coats, smart shirts and t-shirts, and an apron. At the initial stage of operations, it’s ideal to have a low-cost uniform which will save the additional cost. We recommend good t-shirts which will cost around Rs 150 per piece and if they ordered in bulk they would cost no more than Rs 120 per t-shirt. So, you can allocate an amount of Rs 6000-7000 for staff uniform which gives a nice feel to your restaurant brand.

8. Counter Design Of The QSR

It would be best to procure the raw materials and design your counter based on your need with the help of a carpenter. Go for a good standee and menu board at the front-end to give an overall feel of the brand. The counter and front-end will cost you somewhere around Rs 20-25k based on the design of the counter. This article will tell you how to do the branding for your restaurant.

9. Other Things Needed To Open A Fast-Food Restaurant 

A Takeaway and Home Delivery outlet require one landline and at least two mobile phones. You can get a Cloud Telephony subscription that forwards the call to another designated number in case the first number is busy. You can also record the call for training purposes. It should not cost you more than 10k.
You further need to spend around Rs 8000 on electricity fitting and plumber work. Apart from that, you would require a good calculator, Fire-extinguisher, daily account books, attendance register, etc. Another idea would be to use your restaurant POS to have a call center panel to take your orders on call.

The quick-service restaurant industry in India is expanding on a massive scale. While the investments are low, when compared with the other formats, if you can start it well, it can help you the reap rewards. Hence, follow the steps mentioned as your go-to guide and implement them effectively, and watch how that dream quick-service restaurant of yours blossoms!

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  49. Hi Everyone
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    Regards
    Datta

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    Please contact me on mail,if interested@ {…Redacted..}

  53. Hi I am from Kolkata and planning to open a QSR in Kolkata and I am looking for a partner who has good experience in QSR. We can have partnership. Anyone interested please call me at {…Redacted..}

  54. Hi, i need 2 people to help me with my new chicken roll business ,planning to open shop ..pls feel free to contact me 9582569457 from New Delhi or email me at {…Redacted..}

  55. Hi, I want have an open terrace of 5000 sq.ft on 11th floor at Andheri near Opo metro line. I want an investor and a person with previous experience who can invest and manage the cafe/restaurant. I would provide the place with parking and also handle the marketing and promotions. Interested people may whatsapp me. Aditya {…Redacted..}

  56. Hi,
    i am from Mumbai Chembur area i want to start a takeaway kitchen with Indian & Tandoori
    need a consultant
    my cont details are {…Redacted..}
    Regards Heeru Premchandaani
    email id :{…Redacted..}

  57. Hi
    I am having a 6000sq feet Ground floor near to School in Dindigul, I planned for rental purpose or ready to work out QSR in our Dindigul Town, please give your valuable suggestions…

    Further Contact
    A.Ezhilarasan
    {…Redacted..}

    • Hi you can contact us at KIC for any support regarding the launching of QSR, Casual Dining, Bar to Hotels at {…Redacted..}

    • You can start a small fast food business and choose QSR as a business model. First you would have to decide the cuisine that you wish to serve, and then go on to decide the location, hire the staff, purchase the equipment etc.

  58. The relatively low initial investment required to open a QSR in India, coupled with this the relatively high rush of customers, makes QSRs garner a high-profit margin, which approximately amounts to 15-25%. This has made the QSR business flourish in India. This article is extremely helpful for all those who are planning to open a QSR in India! Thank you! 🙂

  59. Hi
    This is Alok and I want to start QSR in Noida at 10 lakh investment.no idea plz help how to proceed.need partners .plz call {…Redacted..}

  60. I am surprised by the fact that it is possible to start a QSR with a limited budget. I always thought it would require a hefty investment. This is an encouraging article for anyone looking to sink their roots in the restaurant industry.

  61. I want to open a restaurant and bar, but the cost of opening a bar in india is very high. Getting the liquor license is also very difficult.

  62. [27/11, 5:52 pm] Saifee Dohadwala: The undersigned is the owner of property located at a high net worth residential area at Walkeshwar Teen Baati. 930 sq feet carpet 20 feet wide glass frontage with health license. Many big brand has been housed on this property earlier ie
    Birdys by Taj
    Oven Fresh
    Barista
    Gkb optolab
    The mobile store and currently Cafe Coffee Day
    If interested pls get in touch with me.
    Saifee Dohadwala
    [29/11, 5:23 pm] Saifee Dohadwala: Malabar Hill
    Mumbai, Maharashtra

  63. I am interested in opening a QSR along with one of my friends in Kolkata. We are looking for a location in the Chinar Park area of Kolkata? Can anyone please guide us about how to proceed with this project? You can contact me on this number Joydeep Banerjee {…Redacted..}

  64. hey – I am looking for consulting company or consultant to support & give better idea to open QSR.
    Location – Bhubhneshwar (Orissa )
    Call me : {…Redacted..}
    Email : {…Redacted..}
    Budget: 10 to 15 lakh

    looking forward for response as soon as possible.

  65. Hi, I have 4-5 lakh looking for a QSR mainly tandury & kababs in West Bengal – Kolkata. Please help me. My mail id {…Redacted..}
    WhatsApp – {…Redacted..}

  66. I have a 1000 sft places in lowerparel south mumbai and looking for experience hotelier to start a qsr in milkshakes and ice-cream section. Any partner or investor welcome

  67. I want To open and Qsr but i am not having any idea how to start and how to execute it can anyone help me out
    you can contact me-{… redacted …}

  68. Hi Iam sandheer and Already we are running a bakery for past 26 years now we are planing to start a combination of QSR with Bakery.please help to set up kitchen, For finding staff,promotional activities I am looking for consulting company will do all setup of QSR. Iam writing this behalf of my father sreekumaran.
    Location is at Trivandrum, Kerala
    Please contact {… redacted …} (K sreekumaran)

    • Need partner / space in Goa, Hyderabad, Kolkata, Mumbai, Navi Mumbai, Bengaluru, Mysore for Japanese, Thai, Korean, Indian Sweets / Fusion food.
      Budget = 50 L to 1.5 Cr INR
      Whatsapp = {…Redacted…}
      Mail = {…Redacted…}

  69. Hi All
    Looking to start a juice Cafe with sandwiches and pizza in pune with an investment of 5 to 8 lacs. Can anyone help me setup the same. Thanks for all your help in advance.

  70. hi I’m VIRENDER I am looking for consulting company will do all set up of QSR location in Chandigarh I need want my own brand . Call me {… redacted …}

  71. Hi,

    We are starting into QSR/ takeaway model chain in Mumbai, Western Suburbs.

    Looking for an enterprising/ out of the box thinking consultant with a proven track record to help in menu engineering, design theme of the outlet, promotion etc. Ideally end to end solution provider or an exceptional chef for menu engineering and a different advisor for branding, outlet design and marketing.

    More details will be shared once we connect.

    You can reach me on {… redacted …} or email on {… redacted …}
    Thanks

    Vinod

    • We have considered take aways with pre order to be logistically convenient for the concept.
      Start up for up to 3 years to be operated from residential Dadar (E) Mumbai from Jan 2020.
      Would need make and use,
      600 sq.ft kitchen area. (Dismantle able SS)
      400 sq.ft service area & a
      1000 more sq.ft of free useable area.
      Are in the process of zeroing down the brand menu of being (Canapes & Chocolates) nearest to organic.
      *Partner A is the start up Premise deposit waiver with hands on involvement and only monthly rentals and useage charges be outgoing from business.
      *Partner B an international travelling chef on a 3 year visit with hands on involvement.
      *Partner C would invest money as need be after discussions of viability and be ready to expand big. (Long term partnership)
      If the concept, the hassle free excellent startup location and growth vision impresses you, contact Sameer Tamhane on WhatsApp {…redacted…} for now and we shall take it forward from there.
      As my direct posts aren’t getting through, this seems one way to link up.
      Never know. Could start up at a few places together.

  72. Hi
    I am Mahua. I am interested in starting a QSR in Bangalore .Myself having fair expertise in certain cuisines. Looking for guidance from people who are already in this business or for tie ups. Please contact me {…redacted …}

  73. Hi this is Siddhesh I am trying to start a QSR (takeaways). How to setup shop and find a good chef?? Can you let me know my budget is 4-5L.

  74. I am planning to open a south Indian restaurant in Jaipur and looking for some good chefs. If anyone has any contact, please share it with me on 8800197940

  75. I would like to open a qsr with in 5 lac, guide me how to do this. What kind of food has to serve to the guest

  76. I want to open QSR (mono is must) in Lucknow (UP). I have less capital but can take loan from bank. Please help. Suggest if u know about bank loan for startups.
    Thanks Tanmoy

  77. I am keen to open a QSR Restaurant in Pune with budget of 10lakh can you pls guide me with the team
    conti (chef) and other staff

  78. I am very much interested to open a QSR Restaurant in Pune with budget of 10lakh can you pls guide me with the team
    conti (chef) and other staff

  79. I am planning to open a tea and snack counter in noida near to sector 62. Can anyone guide me what needs to be done or what all challenges i will be facing.

  80. Need partner / space in Goa, Hyderabad, Kolkata, Mumbai, Navi Mumbai, Bengaluru, Mysore for Japanese, Thai, Korean, Indian Sweets / Fusion food.
    Budget = 50 L to 1.5 Cr INR
    Whatsapp = {…Redacted…}
    Mail = {…Redacted…}

  81. I am Kentucky based indian, Need consultig partner / space place owner in Goa, Hyderabad, Kolkata, Mumbai, Navi Mumbai, Bengaluru, Mysore for Japanese, Thai, Korean, Indian Sweets / Fusion food tie up
    Our investment capacity in Stage 1
    Budget = 50 L to 1.5 Cr INR
    Whatsapp = {…Redacted…}
    Mail = {…Redacted…}
    People with good ideas message me

  82. I am looking for a small South Indian restaurant in Bangalore wanted some help. Pls call me at {… redacted …} vijay

  83. hi..
    I want To open and Qsr in hyderabad but i am not having any idea how to start and how to execute it can anyone help me out.pls contact me {… redacted …}

  84. I am looking to open/ buy cloud kitchen in Navi Mumbai with limited funds. Looking for partner and also a chef who can help design the kitchen and the menu.

    • Hello Rashi
      I am from Navi Mumbai with same vision.
      Please contact me on {…Redacted…}
      Or whatsapp me on {…Redacted…}

  85. Very informative writeup. Thank u. Im planning to open a coffee shop/take away place in Chennai with investment less than 8 lakhs. Anyone who has experience or can assist with this kindly contact me. Im also open to partners/ investors/ JV..
    Please leave a message on {… redacted …}

  86. Hii
    I wish to start cloud kitchen in Belapur/kharghar, Navi Mumbai.I am looking for partner having hands on experience in hotel industry.
    Contact: {… redacted …} (whatsapp only)
    Email: {… redacted …}

  87. Hii
    I wish to start cloud kitchen in Belapur/kharghar, Navi Mumbai.I am looking for partner having hands on experience in hotel industry.
    Contact: 90(whatsapp only)
    Email: {… redacted …}

  88. Sir , I am interested in this I want to start in Ahmedabad can you help whole project satup I will pay your fees which you have to charge. My no.{…Redacted…} and my ma I’d : {…Redacted…}

    • I am from Ahmedabad and planning to open veg QSR in Ahmedabad. I am looking for a partner who has good experience and ready to invest equal amount. I am writing this on behalf of my son. Interested people may whatsapp me …{REDACTED}…

  89. Hello Everyone
    Took a Bar and Restaurant place on rent in Thane at a very prominent place which already has liquor license .
    Need partner who has hands on experience of running Bar and Restaurant and ready to invest equally .
    If interested plz call me on {…Redacted…}
    Regards

  90. We are interested to start a food stall in PUNE , Can anyone suggest a place of 400 sq ft onwards in city area preferably at Kothrud

    Regards

    Jayesh Deolalikar {…Redacted…}

  91. Hi I want to open a QST in commercial building in Gurgaon. Please let me know how to find an appropriate place to start with.

  92. Well this estimate is perfect to know and clear all the doubts regarding opening a restaurant, as explained by mobile pizza caterer in Sydney, to run a restaurant successfully, there are more things which matters like it restaurant needs to be in good location and it also matters which food quality which you are going to serve to the customers.

  93. SIR I WANT TO START A FAST FOOD RESTAURANT IN REWARI CITY PL. SUGGEST HOW CAN I START AND HOW CAN I ARRANGE THE STAFF.

  94. Sir..I want to open a QSR outlets consisting food including pizza ,and momos,please help me out regarding setup ..I am new.and I want to set up in Jamshedpur my hometown.please mail me in {… redacted …} .thank you in advance.

  95. I am planning to open a QSR, Kati Rolls in Tirupathi with a budget of 5Lak, suggestions and help would be appreciated

  96. Dear All,
    Interested in partnering with someone who wants to start restaurant business with small investment up to 5 Lakhs. Get in touch with me on {… redacted …}

  97. Dear All,
    Interested in partnering with someone who wants to start restaurant business with small investment up to 5 Lakhs. Get in touch with me on {… redacted …}

  98. Hi Details posted on your website is very informative..i already own shop running with fast food and snacks but with old fashion… I need to renewate and wanted to run the complete kitchen..is it possible to help me the contact who setup these things.

  99. Are in the process of drawing out the Brand Menu (nearest to all Organic).
    Zeroing down to Canapes & Chocolates.
    Take away with pre orders seem positive for the concept to be operated from residential Dadar (E) in Mumbai. (3 yrs from Jan 2020)
    Partner A is in possession of identified space with only rentals as outgoing from business.
    Partner B is a hands on travelling international Chef who will be here for 3 years.
    Partner C would invest the further required amounts upon team discussions, share ideas and help to grow together.
    Hence, initially the interested may get in touch with me Sameer Tamhane through WhatsApp on {…redacted…}
    and we can take it further from there.

  100. We have considered take aways with pre order to be logistically convenient for the concept.
    Start up for up to 3 years to be operated from residential Dadar (E) Mumbai from Jan 2020.
    Would need make and use,
    600 sq.ft kitchen area. (Dismantle able SS)
    400 sq.ft service area & a
    1000 more sq.ft of free useable area.
    Are in the process of zeroing down the brand menu of being (Canapes & Chocolates) nearest to organic.
    *Partner A is the start up Premise deposit waiver with hands on involvement and only monthly rentals and useage charges be outgoing from business.
    *Partner B an international travelling chef on a 3 year visit with hands on involvement.
    *Partner C would invest money as need be after discussions of viability and be ready to expand big. (Long term partnership)
    If the concept, the hassle free excellent startup location and growth vision impresses you, contact Sameer Tamhane on WhatsApp {…redacted…} for now and we shall take it forward from there.

  101. Hii my name is Dhiraj Shetty…I have a restaurant and bar in Mumbai….intend to set up qsr/ take away joint in Mumbai and Thane…my mobile number is {…REDACTED…}

  102. I am from Ahmedabad and planning to open veg QSR in Ahmedabad.I am looking for a partner who has good experience in QSR and ready to invest equal amount.I am writing this behalf of my son.Interested people may whatsapp me …{REDACTED}…

  103. HELLO. ANYONE THERE WHO CAN HELP ME IN HIRING CHEFS OR COOKS FOR MY VERY NEW QUICK SERVICE RESTAURANT IN CHHATTISGARH. IF YES, THEN KINDLY CONTACT ME- …{REDACTED}…

  104. Good morning
    This is aakash, I am a student(19yrs) doing hotel management frm don bosco college(Mumbai).
    Right now I’m into second year doing my internship…
    There’s one more year left to complete my hotel management program.
    But after completing my course I would soon like to open my QSR..
    But I’ve got nothing in my hand , is there any fair idea that can help me come up with my goal..
    If yes plzz rply

    King regards
    Aakash bhalerao
    …{REDACTED}…

  105. namaste ji
    I am planning to open a QSR in rajasthan but if you could give me few ideas so that i could make it successful because iam investing and thats my saving too

  106. Hi I want to open a qsr in delhi ncr
    Pls suggest me best locations for that
    My budget is under 10 lacs
    My watsapp no. …{REDACTED}…

  107. Hi,
    I am planning to open a takeaway only outlet in Chennai with an est. budget of 7-10L. I need some assistance on the following topics
    – Breakeven
    – Operating Expense
    – Profit margin

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