Yes we provide capital, but TheTablefund isn’t just a bank.
We’ve been on the entire journey before – multiple times.

Owned Restaurants

Double Digit

We invest in ambitious entrepreneurs looking to build big businesses.
Here’s what it takes to partner with TheTableFund:

Future Entrepreneurs looking for support in acquiring franchises

  • Must have managed 5+ stores with a track record of promotions
  • 30+ years of experience in the restaurant industry
  • Strong Management/Leadership experience

Future Entrepreneurs looking for support in acquiring franchises

  • Track record of EBITDA growth with an understanding of opportunity for improvement
  • 5+ Stores under the same Brand
  • Brand success in Multiple Markets

TheTableFund Acquisition Types:

Fast Food:

Carl’s Jr, Church’s Chicken, Domino’s, Dunkin,Donuts, Krispy Kreme, Papa John’s, Popeyes,Taco Bell, Wingstop, Jack in the Box etc.

Fast Casual:

Blaze Pizza, MOD Pizza, Panera Bread, El Pollo Loco, Potbelly Sandwich, The HalalGuys,Noodles & Company, Garbanzo Mediterranean Grill, Luna Grill, etc.

Casual Dining:

Buffalo Wild Wings, Denny’s, Applebee’s, Kona Grill, The Original Pancake House, Fazoli’s, TGI Friday's, Chili’s, etc.

Fine Dining:

Will consider innovative scalable concepts.

Franchise management

Franchises The Table Fund Process

What TheTablefund brings
to the table


Back Office Support

Vendor Management
Supply Chain Management
Human Resources
Workers Compensation


Local, SEO, Direct Mail
Business Plan Creation



Skin in the Game!

Real Estate

Lease Negotiation
Lease Renewals


Franchise negotiation/agreements
Franchise Relations



Harshad Dharod - Restaurant Franchises By The Table Fund

Harshad Dharod, left Bombay, India to pursue a medical education in the US. To cover his educational costs, he got a job at Jack in the Box, as a crew member. He rose rapidly Within the System, becoming a franchise owner within just seven years. Harshad owned and operated 19 Jack in the Box restaurants within the next five years. Later Harshad would sell those restaurants and purchase 65 Carl’s Jr restaurants among other brands.This success was achieved by following these basic principles: “serve quality food, create a friendly environment, maintain a clean store, offer superior guest service, and a practice an above-and-beyond work ethic”.

Harshad and his team at TheTableFund continue to replicate their initial successes by investing in promising Entrepreneurs that share a similar passion & work ethic. Today, Harshad’s passion is to help others succeed by providing resources that he didn’t have access to when he started his entrepreneurial journey.

John_fox - Pizza Franchise By The Table Fund

John has been actively involved in restaurant and franchise financing, mergers and acquisitions since 1983. Over the years, he has established franchise lending platforms for The Money Store Investment Corporation, ITT Small Business Finance, Security Pacific Credit Corporation, First Interstate Bank, Deutsche Bank, Shell Capital and DZ Bank. He has extensive experience with private equity, hedge funds and non-conventional financing. He has assisted countless franchisees to achieve success in their ventures. John was co-founder at International Franchise Capital, which worked in partnership with Deutsche Bank and Nomura Securities, to build one of the largest securitized franchise lenders in the country. John has also led companies in real estate disposition, restructuring, mergers & acquisitions and advisory services.

John has been a speaker at numerous trade seminars and conventions and has published numerous articles on franchise financing and asset dispositions. For over 30 years, he has been a trusted advisor to the several franchise operations as they have grown to become some of the most prosperous entities in the United States.

John_fox - Pizza Franchise By The Table Fund
Mandeep - Food Franchises By The Table Fund

Mandeep started his career at Ernst & Young before moving into the hospitality space where he opened the Las Vegas office for HVS Executive Search. Seeing an opportunity for improvement inside an antiquated industry, he founded and scaled one of the most successful hospitality executive search practices in US. Outside of placing key executives for Private Equity backed restaurant organizations, Mandeep created andsold scaled recruiting frameworks & technology to restaurant companies and recruiting agencies.

Mandeep attended Rutgers University with a BS in Finance and earned an MBA from Ecole hotelier de Lausanne in Switzerland.


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