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The Dolly Llama

is seeking candidates for expansion.

How do I buy The Dolly Llama Franchise

You can open your own Dolly Llama waffles and ice cream shop if you are hard-working, enjoy interacting with people and you meet the financial qualifications. Prospects are asked to have a minimum of $60,000 in available capital and can expect the total investment for a full size shop to range between $101,500 and $277,000. The creative Dolly Llama menu items are as delicious as they are beautiful!

Total Investment$101,500 - $277,000
Cash Required$60,000
Business TypeFranchise
Target Market National

A One-of-a-Kind Dessert Experience.

Be the first to open one of the most notable, artisan and cool dessert franchise concepts in your area. The Dolly Llama franchise specializes in unique, hand crafted dessert waffles paired with artisanal ice cream and personalized toppings.

Learn more about this fun franchise today.

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Open The Dolly Llama in any of these available states: AK, AL, AR, AZ, CA, CO, CT, DC, DE, FL, GA, HI, IA, ID, IL, IN, KS, KY, LA, MA, MD, ME, MI, MN, MO, MS, MT, NC, ND, NE, NH, NJ, NM, NV, NY, OH, OK, OR, PA, RI, SC, SD, TN, TX, UT, VA, VT, WA, WI, WV, WY.


The Dolly Llama dessert shop is quickly becoming the hottest dessert destination for great tasting artfully designed unique desserts as well as the brand’s unmatched environment and identity.  With her chic shades and cool LA swag, “Dolly” is becoming an icon and has come to represent our distinctively engineered business and has all the necessary brand elements for the modern market.


  • No experience required
  • Low total initial investment
  • Multiple formats available
  • National site selection and lease negotiation assistance
  • National construction management support
  • Comprehensive 1-week initial training
  • Simple staffing and operational oversight
  • Low food cost, labor and total unit level costs
  • Grand Opening marketing and event planning
  • National purchasing and procurement program
  • Traditional and digital internet advertising initiatives
  • Strong social media programming and guidance
  • Local and brand centric public relations assistance
  • Innovative and effective marketing initiatives
  • Community fundraisers and campaigning efforts

Three Business Models

The Dolly Llama has carefully and proactively engineered our business model in three formats including:

  1. Full shop
  2. Fiosk
  3. Mobile unit

Ideal Candidates

The Dolly Llama franchise is perfect for hardworking entrepreneurs who enjoy interacting with the public and have respect for themselves and others.

If you’re interesting in learning more about opening The Dolly Llama in your area, inquire today.