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Extra Aloha

Kono’s Northshore is a new standard in delicious Hawaian cuisine, served up within a casual, fun model. Founded in 2002 in Haleiwa, Hawaii, Kono’s Northshore set out to deliver Extra Aloha Service with each and every meal we served. From the craveworthy Kalua Pig Nachos to the Pupukea Breakfast Bomber, there’s something for every visitor at every time of day here at Kono’s Northshore.

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Due to an overwhelming response from our current locations and market, our team is now on a mission to bring Extra Aloha Service to every island in Hawaii and throughout the mainland. We’ve carefully structured a franchise model that sets our franchisees up with everything they need to know to build, launch, and sustain their Kono’s Northshore in their market — single and multi-unit opportunities are available!


With Kono’s Northshore, you are setting foot into a ground floor opportunity built atop a foundation of proven procedures, systems, and recipes — we’ve truly proven ourselves, even throughout pandemic-stricken economic conditions. By using fresh ingredients and proprietary recipes, Kono’s quickly gains traction in any given market. Every dish is bursting with authentic flavor and prepared with the highest quality ingredients, drawing our customers back again and gaining momentum through reviews, recommendations, and social media.


We’ve seen the numbers and understand the tremendous opportunity that the market presents! By leveraging the in-depth knowledge of our leadership team, years of proven success, and our profit-generating model, we are extending an invitation to franchise partners to share in Kono’s Northshore brand success. Say Aloha to your future! Join the Kono’s Northshore franchise network!

Initial Franchise Fee

The initial franchise fee is $35,000 and the minimum estimated cost is $224,150 including the franchise fee

Operational Support

Your day-to-day operations can run smoothly thanks to our ongoing operational support including customer service techniques, product ordering, suggested pricing guidelines, and admin procedures.

Our Support

Ongoing support is what sets our franchise opportunity apart! Our team will guide you every step of the way, starting with our comprehensive dual-phase training program.

Marketing Support

We give our franchisees proven strategies for better market penetration, including networking techniques for community connection and local business partnerships. Gain access to all of our collateral designs and benefit from network-wide advertising campaigns.

Our Franchisees

We are looking for motivated individuals who want to deliver Extra Aloha service to each and every customer! Individuals must meet the financial requirements to become our franchise partner.

Additional Perks

Invaluable vendor relationships, an exclusive territory, and site selection assistance are all additional benefits of joining Kono’s Northshore franchise network!

The Franchise Process

Our team wants to hear from you! To get started, fill out the form and let us know your level of interest.

Our team wants to get to know you and wants you to get to know us. We will schedule a virtual or in-person meeting to go over additional questions and details

Kono’s Northshore invites you in for an up close and personal look at our operation. Discovery Day is the time to ask questions and get a feel for how each Kono’s Northshore is operated.

Our training program is simple and straight forward, packed full with everything you need to know in order to operate, launch, and sustain your Kono’s Northshore franchise. Once you launch, our field support team is always here to help!

Next, our team will send you a copy of the Kono’s Northshore Franchise Disclosure Document (FDD) for your review. You will have 14 days to review the document.

After the FDD review, this is the time to apply for financing if needed!

As we move forward, you will review our FA (Franchise Agreement), sign the appropriate documents, and make your franchise ownership official. You are now a Kono’s Northshore franchise partner!

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