HomeCooked™ is known for offering Traditional Filipino dishes and grilled barbecue by Victoria’s Kitchen LTD. We cater to diners who are looking for a wide variety of quality Filipino Cuisine at affordable prices. Our winning formula is essentially a Pampanga’s traditional concept accompanied by friendly Filipino service in a homely and casual dining environment. If you are as serious about Filipino Cuisine business opportunities as we are, you will be interested in the investment requirements. Based on our years of experience and deep industry expertise, we estimate the following to be the investment involved in getting your HomeCooked™ restaurant franchise up and running. Please email us at

Frequently Asked Questions
How much does it cost to acquire a HomeCooked™ Franchise?

The franchise fee will be disclosed upon the official meeting. For this initial investment, you will receive your initial training, support, development assistance and operating manuals necessary to start up the restaurant. Your total investment will vary from project to project, but an estimated range is from NZ$200,000 to NZ$700,000. The following are key factors that will determine the actual amount: a conversion of an existing restaurant versus building from the ground up; the cost of development and construction in your particular market; the local and general economy; and the efficiency of your project manager.

What is the ongoing royalty fee?

The royalty fee will be disclosed upon the official meeting. This fee secures your use of the HomeCooked™ brand name and operating system, and provides you with ongoing support, training, research and development by Victoria’s Kitchen LTD.

How long is the franchise agreement term?

The franchise agreement is a 10-year term with renewal options.

What is the average return on investment?

Your return will be dependent on a number of factors: your skill and abilities, your competition, interest rates, the economy, inflation, labour and supply costs, lease terms and the marketplace in general.

What type of support will be provided?

As you explore in the franchise process, we can share with you average figures based on the performance of our corporate restaurants.

Our franchise organisation is designed to provide you with the tools and support you need to make your restaurant the first choice for people who love Barbecues and Filipino Cuisine. The support begins even before you open your restaurant: a development team will help you create the HomeCooked™ environment, and a training team will train your management and staff on how to provide your guests with the HomeCooked™ experience.

Once your restaurant is ready for business, follow-up support will be provided to ensure that the HomeCooked™ systems and specifications are in place. Ongoing support will also be provided with respect to accounting, marketing, menu development and human resources. Most importantly we can provide you a HomeCooked™ Chef expert can be deployed to start run your franchise, to ensure all are in place.

Is previous restaurant experience required?

No. However, any experience you have gained in the food service industry always helps. More than anything else, your sound business sense and compatibility with the high standards for the HomeCooked™ brand are what will make you an ideal candidate. If you don't have full-service restaurant experience, we insist that you employ our HomeCooked™ Chef expert for the day-to-day operation.

How do I get started?

Thank you for your interest in the HomeCooked™ Franchise. Please email us at for a copy of the Franchise Enquiry and Registration Form for you to complete.

We will conduct either a telephone interview or meet you personally in an attempt to discover first, if this is something you are able to do and second, if we feel that you will make a successful area, master or unit franchise owner. If we find that you are suitably qualified for this franchise business endeavour, we will inform you accordingly.

If you have the necessary resources, and the determination and passion to own and operate a successful Filipino restaurant - We will then proceed to the next step of providing assistance to you in the setting up of the HomeCooked™ outlet. You are now well on your way to becoming another valued member of HomeCooked™ Franchise Family!

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