Investors & Licensing

Take the first step on your journey to owning a Roy’s Restaurant.

The first Roy’s was opened in Honolulu, Hawaii in 1988 by namesake founder Roy Yamaguchi, a James Beard Award winner. Since those early days, we’ve proudly spread our passion around the world — there are 24 Roy’s restaurants worldwide.

We invite you to invest or license a Roy’s Restaurants.

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-Have local knowledge and expertise
-Completed Licensee application
-Profile of current businesses or biography of the entrepreneur
-Tell us why you want to be a part of the Roy’s Ohana

For additional information and to request an application, please email