Franchise Application

This application is your first step. Please fill it out completely. Make sure you don’t skip any questions or leave out any information. It’s not a contract, so neither of us is under any obligation. We’d simply like to get to know you better. Please note – all your information will be held in the strictest confidence.

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P.O. Boxes will not be accepted
Are you a US Citizen*
Marital Status*

Formal Education

Please select the highest grade you’ve completed:

High School

Social and Community Life

Business History

Are you currently:*

Current Employer


Previous Employer


About You

Do you now or have you ever owned your own business?*
Do you have any restaurants or food service experience?*
Do you have any other current business interests or holdings?*
Have you ever filed for bankruptcy protection?*
Have you ever been convicted of a crime, other than a traffic violation, been found guilty in a court martial, been refused a bond, or been involved in any legal action?*
Max. file size: 500 MB.

You and Steak Escape

Are you willing to spend up to three weeks attending training classes in Columbus, Ohio?*
Are you willing to send up to three candidates to Columbus, Ohio for management training for up to three weeks prior to your store opening?*
If your location preferences are not available, would you consider other areas?*
Would you be operating your Steak Escape business yourself?*
If you expect to have partners in your Steak Escape business, we require a separate application for each

Finances and Net Worth

Complete this form for: (1) each proprietor, or (2) each limited partner who owns 20% or more interest and each general partner, or (3) each stockholder owning 20% or more of voting stock, or (4) any person or entity providing a guaranty on the loan


When entering amounts, omit cents


When entering amounts, omit cents

Section 1.

Source of Income

Describe Below
*Alimony or child support payments need not be disclosed in “Other Income” unless it is desired to have such payments counted toward total income.

Contingent Liabilities

Section 2.

Notes Payable to Banks and Others

Use attachments if necessary. Each attachment must be identified as a part of this statement and signed.


Please list the name, relationship and daytime phone numbers of three references and provide a letter from each.

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Max. file size: 500 MB.

    Your Authorization

    This application is the first step in our process. It is not a contract and does not constitute an agreement to grant a franchise nor allow the use of any proprietary marks, information or intellectual property. You agree to hold all information you have received from Escape Enterprises, Ltd. regarding the Steak Escape® Franchise or Systems as completely confidential. You further agree that should it be determined that you violated this confidentiality understanding, Escape Enterprises, Ltd., in its sole discretion, may seek remedies under Ohio state law.

    Your acceptance of these terms further authorizes Escape Enterprises, Ltd., its employees or authorized agents to request information from banks, credit unions, savings and loan institutions, investment bankers, securities brokers, insurance companies or other financial institutions to release all information regarding your accounts, including: deposits, withdrawals or other financial transactions. You further authorize the release to Escape Enterprises, Ltd., any information requested regarding your character, credit standing or past employment. This authorization shall be valid for information up to the date of submission of this application and for ninety days

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