Giggles N’ Hugs is the first and only restaurant that brings together high-end, organic food with active, cutting-edge play and entertainment for children. Every Giggles N’ Hugs location offers an upscale, family-friendly atmosphere with a unique, custom-made 2000 square-foot play area that children 8 and younger absolutely love.

Giggles N’ Hugs features high-quality menus made from fresh and local organic foods, nightly entertainment such as magic shows, concerts, and puppet shows, and all-day activities like face painting, crafts and karaoke. We proudly offer LA’s #1 rated, hugely popular birthday party packages for families that want to do something special for their kids.

Giggles N Hugs is the best and only family restaurant with a giant play area with activities and entertainment for children that allows parents to come with their children and enjoy a delicious Organic Gourmet meal for the whole family and relax, while the kids have a blast. For more information, you can email us at

Why Open a Giggles N Hugs JV or franchise

    • A pioneer and first to market with one of the most unique concepts in the industry. The only family restaurant with a giant play area and hourly activities and entertainment for children so you get to eat and relax while the kids are having a blast.
    • A delicious, Organic, gourmet menu for parents as well as a healthy menu for kids with pureed veggies hidden in their favorite dishes. Giggles N Hugs has bean featured in some of the most nationally recognized media outlets, including, People Magazine, US Weekly, The Wall Street Journal, Bloomberg Businessweek, Forbes, LA Times, LA Business Journal, FOX Business News, ABC News, NBC Extra, KISS FM, KTLA, FOX, and many more. See :
    • Celebrity clients at our current locations include Beyonce and Jay Z, Halle Berry, Charlize Theron, Jessica Alba, Adele, Sandra Bullock, Adam Sandler, Gwen Stefani, and Jennifer Hudson, among the many more. See :
    • Existing locations Voted #1 family restaurants, #1 indoor play spaces, and #1 birthday party venue in LA by Nickelodeon.
    • Up to 30% net profit margin. Among the highest net profit margins in the restaurant industry.
    • Get up to half of the buildout costs for each franchise location from the landlords in the form of tenant allowances. With mall foot traffic down due to consumers’ shift to online shopping, major mall owners throughout the country are offering Giggles N Hugs significant upfront cash and rent discounts to incentivize us to open new locations within their malls. This is because we can bring in the thousands of people that visit us each month to the malls that we open in.  
    • Existing locations Voted #1 family restaurants, #1 indoor play spaces, and #1 birthday party venue in LA by Nickelodeon.

Required Qualifications:

  • Entrepreneurial spirit to drive business success
  • Strong people skills & ability to develop extraordinary talent within your franchise
  • Guest focused & responsive to guest needs & total satisfaction
  • Possess great passion for our business concept
  • Demonstrated value for community involvement
  • Proven understanding of site selection & business development
  • Liquidity of $1 million and net worth of $3 million

Ideal candidates will possess the desire & ability to develop multiple locations

Next Steps

  1. CONTACT Giggles N Hugs

Complete the Franchise/JV Information Request (FIR) form on our website below and or email us at Filling out a FIR does not obligate you to purchase a franchise


To learn more about each other and answer any questions, someone from our Franchise Office will contact you for a brief phone interview


Present your proposed location(s) including the 10-mile radius demographic information for the area. Let us know why you think the proposed location would be ideal. Demographics should include, household income, competition, mall location and or stand alone, etc


Visit us in Los Angeles for interviews with the Giggles N Hugs management team. Review operations on a regular work day, review training manuals, architectural drawings, discuss buildout and construction, review recipes, procedures, etc


Franchise (or JV) Agreement and Contract will be delivered to be reviewed by your attorneys prior to signing and final commitments.


  1. Franchise Inquiry

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