Dessert Franchise Opportunities

Discover our range of the best Dessert franchises for sale, and take the first step towards running your own franchise business today by requesting free information about any of the Dessert franchise opportunities we have advertised.

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Tubz Brands Franchise

Tubz Brands

Vending Machine Franchise

Investment: £4,295
Finance Available
Break Even in 12 months
Training Provided
Established in 2003
Outlets: 300
Full Time or Part Time

Tubz Brands is the number one tower vending franchise in the UK, with over 300 franchisees. We are looking for new partners to help us expand across the UK, Ireland, and Europe....

Pieminister Franchise

Pieminister

Restaurant Franchise

Investment: £70,000
Finance Available
Training Provided
Established in 2003
Outlets: 17
Full Time

Pieminister is a UK-based national producer and wholesaler of a range of award-winning pies. Since 2003 the Bristol-based brand has been operating three successful pie shop formats - kiosk, pie cafe and pie restaurants in various U.K. locations, from Leeds to Exeter. Are you ready to join this legendary brand?...

Chefs For Foodies Franchise

Chefs For Foodies

Food Franchise

Investment: £29,500
Finance Available
Break Even in 1 Year
Training Provided
Established in 2019
Outlets: 1
Part Time

Join Chefs for Foodies in a totally immersive culinary experience for your customers, preparing and delivering a unique and innovative recipe box product range, which is supported by professionally produced unscripted chef video content....

Plan Burrito Franchise
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Plan Burrito checked

Food Retail Franchise

Investment: £19,995
Training Provided
Established in 2015
Outlets: 10
Full Time or Part Time

Indulge in the excitement of Plan Burrito, the rapidly expanding and multi-award-winning Tex-Mex franchise taking the UK by storm! Experience the thrill of being part of a dynamic and flourishing brand as we present you with not one but two enticing franchise concept choices to embark on your entrepreneurial journey....

Local Eats Franchise

Local Eats

Online Businesses Franchise

Investment: £6,000
Break Even in 4-6 months
Training Provided
Established in 2018
Outlets: 90
Full Time or Part Time

Run your own Just Eat-style business - Current licensees are making over 70k in their first year from just £6,000 initial investment....

Wing Kingz Franchise

Wing Kingz

Food Franchise

Investment: £25,000
Finance Available
Break Even in Year 3
Training Provided
Established in 2021
Outlets: 4
Full Time

Combining the unrivalled atmosphere of live sports with a diner-inspired menu, Wing Kingz offers an exciting franchise opportunity to become the new social hub for your local area. A welcoming environment for all age groups, our brand presents a fresh, dynamic approach to food franchising supported by a proven business model and strategic marketing....

The Spitting Pig Co Franchise

The Spitting Pig Co

Food Franchise

Investment: £17,500
Finance Available
Training Provided
Established in 1994
Outlets: 40
Full Time or Part Time
Work from home

Spitting Pig is the only franchise with a proven track record that can guarantee you £150,000 in bookings within the first year of operation. In addition, with a target net profit range of 30-40%, you can be confident that your investment will pay off....

Gecko Hospitality Franchise

Gecko Hospitality

Business to Business Franchise

Investment: £30,000
Finance Available
Training Provided
Established in 2000
Outlets: 100

America’s Premiere Hospitality Recruitment Firm is now firmly in the UK. Gecko Hospitality has grown to become one of the most profitable franchises to buy in the hospitality industry. Founded in 2000 by a seasoned hospitality recruitment executive, it has become America’s largest, most award-winning hospitality recruiting firm. With more than 100 offices internationally, it is proud now to offer franchise opportunities to entrepreneurial-minded businesspeople throughout the UK. We provide a...

Cactus Jacks Franchise

Cactus Jacks

Restaurant Franchise

Investment: £30,000
Finance Available
Training Provided
Established in 1998
Outlets: 1
Full Time

Be part of a growing billion-pound industry with this ‘Wild West’ themed, family orientated, casual dining franchise specialising in Tex-Mex Cuisine....

Filta Franchise

Filta

Commercial Cleaning Franchise

Investment: £20,000
Finance Available
Training Provided
Established in 1996
Outlets: 350
Full Time or Part Time

An exciting low-cost franchise opportunity, with full training provided to deliver a unique service in your own exclusive territory....

The Dirty Vegans Franchise

The Dirty Vegans

Sandwich Franchise

Investment: £15,000
Finance Available
Break Even in 6 months
Training Provided
Established in 2020
Outlets: 1

Join this fresh and dynamic vegan food takeaway and delivery franchise....

Cakes & Bakes Franchise

Cakes & Bakes

Food Franchise

Investment: £10,000
Finance Available
Break Even in 6 Months
Training Provided
Established in 2002
Outlets: 15
Full Time

With more than 20 years of experience in the baking industry, Cakes & Bakes has been home to beautifully crafted homemade personalised celebration cakes. Why not own your own successful cake shop?...

The Knot Churros Franchise

The Knot Churros

Food Franchise

Investment: £15,000
Finance Available
Break Even in 1-2 Years
Training Provided
Established in 2019
Outlets: 3
Full Time or Part Time

Run your own delectable dessert bar with The Knot Churros. A viral Instagram sensation, specialising in the world's first churros, soft serve ice cream and cotton candy combination. With so much on offer and a setting that people love....

Amorino UK Franchise
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Amorino UK

Ice Cream Franchise

Investment: £150,000
Finance Available
Training Provided
Established in 2002
Outlets: 29
Full Time

Amorino emphasises the artisanal craftsmanship involved in making its premium gelato, highlighting traditional methods and skilled artisans who carefully craft each batch. Ingredients sourced directly from the heart of Paris Central Kitchen boosting authentic Italian culture....

The Urban Chocolatier Franchise

The Urban Chocolatier

Coffee Shop Franchise

Investment: £14,995
Finance Available
Break Even in 1-2 Years
Training Provided
Established in 2014
Outlets: 9
Full Time or Part Time

The Urban Chocolatier is well known for its exceptional quality desserts and Italian coffee served in a cool, quirky and urban environment....

Black Rooster Franchise

Black Rooster

Food Franchise

Investment: £150,000
Finance Available
Break Even in 1-2 Years
Training Provided
Established in 2017
Outlets: 17
Full Time

Black Rooster – Scotland’s largest and fastest growing franchise business - are going through an exciting period of growth and are currently recruiting franchise partners from across the UK and internationally, giving you the opportunity to manage your own business with the support of a successful, well-known brand name behind you....

Dallas Chicken & Pizza Franchise

Dallas Chicken & Pizza

Food Franchise

Investment: £100,000
Finance Available
Break Even in 11 months
Established in 1996
Outlets: 35
Full Time

We are a nationwide halal fast food brand with multiple retail franchised outlets, offer both eat in and take away dining options. Our menu specialises in fried chicken, peri peri grilled chicken, burgers, wraps, BBQ & pizza products. Join the lowest cost Fast Food franchise, we offer 50% off joining fee for the month of April!...

MeriGo Piri Piri Franchise

MeriGo Piri Piri

Restaurant Franchise

Investment: £75,000
Finance Available
Break Even in 1 Month
Training Provided
Established in 2018
Outlets: 3
Full Time or Part Time

The exciting opportunity to own your very own MeriGo Piri Piri franchise in a location that suits you! Serving food which is FRESHLY prepared, GRILLED to perfection and RICH in flavour....

Ale Hub Franchise
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Ale Hub

Pub & Bar Franchise

Investment: £80,000
Finance Available
Training Provided
Established in 2019
Outlets: 9
Full Time

Ale Hub is a micro pub in the heart of local communities. We are a family-run business with nine pubs currently operating. No hospitality experience is required....

HEYBOBA Franchise

HEYBOBA

Bubble Tea Franchise

Investment: £40,000
Finance Available
Break Even in 6 Months
Training Provided
Established in 2020
Outlets: 4
Full Time or Part Time

Authentic bubble tea made from premium ingredients sourced directly from Taiwan. At HEYBOBA, we believe our quality ingredients, delicious flavours and unique recipes make us the best....

Wingtrapp Franchise

Wingtrapp

Fast Food Franchise

Investment: £100,000
Finance Available
Break Even in 2 years
Training Provided
Established in 2018
Outlets: 3
Full Time

Tired of burger franchises popping up everywhere? If so, come join our unique wing concept, unlike other propositions that are continuing to saturate the market, such as burgers, pizzas, and Chinese food. At Wingtrapp, our concept is unique as we have brought the sauced wing craze from across the pond to our shores. Hence, any future partners can be rest assured that they are embarking on a journey with huge growth over the next few decades. Our menu is unique but also diverse for both the mille...

Cake Box Franchise

Cake Box

Food Franchise

Investment: £159,995
Training Provided
Established in 2008
Outlets: 220
Full Time
Work from home

Many of us lead busy lives and have little time to bake or order cakes in advance. Luckily, Cake Box has got you covered. We specialise in creating high-quality, eggless, and vegetarian cream cakes for all occasions. Our shops on the High Street offer an inviting and bright atmosphere where you can find a wide range of freshly made cakes and slices. Our customers love our new line of eggless cheesecakes, luxury tea time cakes, and cupcakes. You can even personalise your cake with a handwritten m...

SoleLuna Pizza Franchise

SoleLuna Pizza

Pizza Franchise

Investment: £15,000
Finance Available
Break Even in 12-24 Months
Training Provided
Established in 2013
Outlets: 4
Full Time or Part Time
Work from home

Join the Sole Luna Pizza franchise network with your very own pizza truck. Our already proven business model reduces your risk considerably whilst still providing you with all the benefits of running your own business....

Cuppa' Chaii Franchise

Cuppa' Chaii

Cafe Franchise

Investment: £100,000
Finance Available
Break Even in 12 Months
Training Provided
Established in 2022
Outlets: 2
Full Time or Part Time

Unlock your success with Cuppa’ Chaii, a highly profitable franchise opportunity featuring award-winning taste and brand loyalty. Franchise owners can expect a great return on investment (ROI) in as little as 12 months....

Maki & Ramen Franchise
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Maki & Ramen

Food Franchise

Investment: £200,000
Finance Available
Break Even in 12 Months
Training Provided
Established in 2015
Full Time

Maki & Ramen, a famous chain of successful sushi and ramen restaurants, invites you on a culinary journey. We want you to join our family and share in the success we have seen for nearly a decade straight. Your journey, our bowl. ...

Case Café Franchise

Case Café

Coffee Van Franchise

Investment: £15,000
Finance Available
Training Provided
Established in 2016
Work from home

Case Café is not just another mobile coffee van franchise. We strive to go above and beyond by blending refreshments and well-being to create a unique experience that leaves our customers feeling rejuvenated and energised....

Quick Crepes Franchise

Quick Crepes

Food Franchise

Investment: £12,000
Finance Available
Break Even in 18 months
Training Provided
Established in 2016
Outlets: 5
Full Time

Quick Crêpes specialise in making crêpes as well as helping you make them! We offer the full range of services and products required to open your own quality creperie....

Ridiculously Rich by Alana Franchise

Ridiculously Rich by Alana

Dessert Franchise

Investment: £15,000
Finance Available
Training Provided
Established in 2010
Part Time
Work from home

Ridiculously Rich by Alana is a hugely recognisable brand providing hand-crafted cakes made with the finest ingredients....

Madisons Restaurant Franchise

Madisons Restaurant

Food Franchise

Investment: £25,000
Finance Available
Break Even in 1 year
Training Provided
Established in 1996
Part Time

Madisons is a critically acclaimed, multi award-winning American style restaurant. They are second in line to the best restaurants in the whole of London according to a top reservation website and pride themselves on fantastic service and customer satisfaction. ...

Veeno Franchise

Veeno

Pub & Bar Franchise

Investment: £98,000
Finance Available
Established in 2013
Outlets: 9
Full Time

Veeno is the Gateway to Italian Lifestyle as a UK-based wine bar business. When you think of great wines and authentic Spuntini, platters of meats, cheeses and Italian appetisers from selected Italian Producers, you have entered the world of Veeno, inspired by quality & tradition. We offer an extensive array of genuine Italian wine choices as well as the ones made from the finest family vineyard of our founders Caruso & Minini in Sicily, Italy. In addition, menu offerings cover traditional ...

UK’s top dessert franchises for those who are into sweetness

Life is incomplete without a sweet touch. If you think so, too, put a new destination on the map for those craving deliciousness. Franchise Local is your primary source for the most profitable dessert franchises in the UK (read the best bakery and confectionery shops that attract thousands of sweetness seekers every week).

Many people go for treats to uplift their mood or are passionate about a finger-licking good after-dinner dessert. Be the one to benefit from their love for toppings, chocolate and pastries!

Finding the best dessert franchise

Although the UK has no shortage of bakeries, keeping up with extraordinary dessert recipes sounds like a brilliant plan. For your franchise, you can run a walk-in or takeaway place where people can enjoy fluffy cream cakes, genuine Italian gelato or American-style muffins. If you are into local cuisine, you can redefine the country’s traditional puddings and pies.

The dessert market is so diverse that numerous delicacies are whipped up to satisfy consumers’ appetites every day. Depending on the sweetness you want to turn into the highlight of your venue, the delightful range of dessert franchise opportunities can be narrowed down into:

  • Cafes
  • Bakeries
  • Ice cream parlours 
  • Chocolateries
  • Cake shops

Starting a new confectionery spot where everything, from advertising to recipes, has been planned for you is an excellent move. All you need to do is guide your people and maintain an already flourishing business whilst skimming off the cream of your dessert franchise in the UK in the form of revenue.

Join the prosperous industry

Dessert franchises make up a highly profitable industry with a steady flow of pastry lovers and occasional visitors. Add holidays and special occasions like weddings and birthdays – and you have tables booked any time of the year.

Besides, British people are known for having a weakness for all things sweet. Most locals head out for at least one after-dinner pudding daily, while even more consume cupcakes and chocolates. 

Fittingly, there are countless dessert franchise opportunities in the UK. Whether it is located in a small town or London, a new recognisable place selling delectable goodies has it all to draw the attention of locals and tourists.

How to get started

Start a business that makes Brits feel better and helps them find the sought-after solace. Follow their cravings with the best dessert franchises for sale, all ready to be driven into success.

Becoming a franchisee is easy when you do this with Franchise Local:

  • Browse the website to find crème-de-la-crème franchisors waiting for your message.
  • Clarify the nuances of the programme, including territory coverage and revenue.
  • Enter into a partnership to make the best cakes in town.

Bring your own recipes and entrepreneurial spirit, and let the industry experts guide you every step of your journey. They may have the insights you wouldn’t otherwise get, which may be pivotal for your first business decisions.

No experience is needed to set up a business that aims to make people’s lives sweeter!

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