Join our Familia

It’s an exciting time to join and grow with La Fortaleza Restaurants.


Arturo Ortega opened the first La Fortaleza in 2001 and we continue to follow his sound principles to ensure we build upon our position as the lead provider of authentic Mexican cuisine on Northeast United States.

La Fortaleza’s strength is due to our:

  • Commitment to quality and our innovative, evolving product line
  • Brand transformation through bold, contemporary Image Activation restaurant designs and improved customer service
  • Impactful advertising and digital marketing
  • Strong, experienced leadership team
  • Experienced franchise community including our high energy “Next Generation” of franchisees
  • Community involvement


La Fortaleza is actively pursuing prospective franchisees who:

  • Are interested in pursuing opportunities through the development of new restaurants
  • Are operators who have extensive restaurant experience (preferably full restaurant & bar) with proven leadership skills
  • Are committed to operational excellence, customer service and a strong willingness to learn and practice the Fortaleza business model
  • Demonstrate exceptional managerial and business acumen
  • Are committed to the advancement and growth of their business
  • Have access to adequate capital for reinvestment in the new restaurant development.

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