Join one of the world’s most loved sandwich franchises

There’s never been a better time to join the Firehouse Subs® family!

We’re a fast-growing sandwich franchise, known throughout the United States and Canada for our passion for public safety, and our hot and hearty subs piled high with the best quality meats and cheeses, steamed to perfection.

Get to Know Firehouse Subs

Firehouse Subs is proud to be built on a legacy of entrepreneurship and service to the community.

Our Founders, brothers Robin Sorensen and Chris Sorensen, come from a long line of fire and police service in the Jacksonville area. Since we opened our first Jacksonville store in 1994, our franchise family has grown to include nearly 1300 locations in the United States, Canada, and the Puerto Rico, with our first restaurant in Switzerland opening in 2023. And we’re poised to grow faster than ever before! With a reputation for innovative menu items, a focus on exceptional service, and a one-of-a-kind brand identity, Firehouse Subs ensures that our franchise owners have what they need to succeed.

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Established

1994

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Locations in the U.S., Canada, and the Puerto Rico
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Committed to public safety & heartfelt service

We’re proud of our sandwiches, but to us, it’s about a lot more than the food.

Through the Firehouse Subs Public Safety Foundation, we’ve awarded more than $75 million in grants to improve the life-saving capabilities of local first responders.

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granted to first responders

Freshly Made Sandwiches,
Unbeatable Quality

Our approach to business is simple: treat people well and feed them well.

Everything we do – from delicious sandwiches served on our proprietary recipe sub rolls to authentic firefighting décor – is geared toward bringing people back again and again. At Firehouse Subs, we work hard to bring our customers the best sub sandwiches around, including our legendary Hook & Ladder®. Our subs are built with premium meats, cheeses, and produce and proteins are freshly sliced on a daily basis to ensure the best-tasting product. We use a unique steaming process that makes the flavors of our premium meats and cheeses come alive! Whether your favorite sandwich is one of our signature hot specialty subs or a classic cold sub, our hearty portions and flavorful meats, cheeses, and toppings keep customers satisfied and hungry for more.

Freshly Made Sandwiches, Unbeatable Quality

Our approach to business is simple: treat people well and feed them well.

Everything we do – from delicious sandwiches served on our proprietary recipe sub rolls to authentic firefighting décor – is geared toward bringing people back again and again. At Firehouse Subs, we work hard to bring our customers the best sub sandwiches around, including our legendary Hook and Ladder®. Our subs are built with premium meats, cheeses, and  produce and proteins are freshly sliced on a daily basis to ensure the best tasting product. We use a unique steaming process that makes the flavors of our premium meats and cheeses come alive! Whether your favorite sandwich is one of our signature hot specialty subs or a classic cold sub, our hearty portions and flavorful meats, cheeses, and toppings keep customers satisfied and hungry for more.

A proven business Model

We are looking for motivated and community-minded people

Franchisee Testimonials

“After serving as an airline pilot for many years, my wife and I were ready for a new challenge. The Firehouse Subs business model is a proven one and the training and support provided to us as new business owners has put us quickly on the path to success.”

Brandon & Stephanie E. , Multi-Unit Franchisees - Portland, OR

“The biggest thing that makes Firehouse Subs different is our strong brand identity, incredible food, and our commitment to first responders in the communities we serve.”
Chris & Jennifer P. , Franchisees - Elizabeth City, NC

“Firehouse Subs’ passion for public safety, heartfelt service and their operator’s mindset have proven to be a great differentiator for our restaurants.”
Julie A. , Multi-Unit Franchisee - St. Louis, MO

Become Part of Our Family

Interested in serving your community? Firehouse Subs is looking for you. We’re currently expanding throughout the United States, Canada, and Central and South America. We’ve carefully calculated our expansion to optimize potential, profitability, and the success of our individual franchisees. Our ideal franchise owner is driven to succeed, devoted to their work, community-minded, and – most importantly – loves subs!

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Let’s Get Started!

We want to hear from you! To start a conversation, simply fill out our easy online application. A member of our franchising team will be in touch with more information about becoming a member of the Firehouse Subs family.