We are always looking to expand.
Right now we're excited about - but not limited to - opportunities in these exciting locations!
CARA is Canada's most historic and largest full service restaurant company and owns many of Canada's most recognizable and favourite restaurant concepts including: Swiss Chalet, East Side Mario's, Milestones, Casey's, Bier Markt, Kelsey's, Fionn MacCool's, Montana's and Harvey's.
Before CARA, Kevin travelled the world working for a Fortune 500 company, and was often away from his family and his home. After hearing about some corporate conversions, Kevin immediately got started on the franchising process. He craved the freedom that came from owning a business, and wanted to get out of the corporate environment.
Kevin: Montana's read more
Before Harvey's, Heman had owned a business open 24 hours a day. He was looking to get out of the hectic always open business and into something more practical for him and his family operational wise. He loved the product (and the operating hours!) and decided to inquire.
Heman: Harvey's read more
William had lived his entire adult life alongside his favourite Canadian brand, Swiss Chalet. He had been a part of the Swiss Chalet family for 29 years, spending a quarter of a century as a franchisee! He worked his way through school, and then kept receiving promotions until the only logical step was to own his own restaurant.
William: Swiss Chalet read more
This non-traditional Montana’s has incredible features such as thirty foot ceilings, a grand entry way, floor to ceiling windows, a second floor mezzanine which is really cool, and wood columns that add a uniqueness and incredible vibe to the space. It is certainly worth checking out!read more
Canada’s favourite rotisserie chicken since 1954 reaches far and wide, and has left nearly every Canadian family with a “Swiss Chalet” story. We here at CARA love that our brands are ingrained into Canadian culture, and that we can even bring out a crowd from the US.read more