Startup: Costs of Starting a Bar

It’s been a while since I did a bar post, but it’s always there, so I’ve returned to it. Though this one is a bit more serious and focused in nature when dealing with the costs that one might incur when starting a bar. First off, bars can be a great business to own and… Read More

The Price Match Princess Is Here

Once upon a time, deep in the forest of stainless steel, a young princess was locked away in a restaurant kitchen. There she was forced by her brutish stepfather, the Fixed Price King, to perform the most wretched of tasks known in a restaurant: clean the grease trap. One evening, while emptying out the trap… Read More

Different Types of Ovens

Whenever we think of a commercial kitchen, you think about certain types of equipment being there. One of which is an oven. Ovens are key to most kitchens, not just out in the business world, but in our homes. But what most may not know is there are several different types of ovens that are… Read More

Huge Haul of Restaurant Equipment Coming Into Orlando’s One Fat Frog!

Several One Fat Frog Restaurant Equipment team members are on the road today, making a massive, all-day haul of used restaurant equipment. By this time tomorrow, our Orlando warehouse will be overflowing with loads of that sweet, sweet stainless steel. We’ll have an inventory list up as soon as we can, highlighting some of the… Read More

Check Out One Fat Frog on YouTube!

Good afternoon. You look wonderful today. Did you know that One Fat Frog Restaurant Equipment is on YouTube? If you did, carry on. If you didn’t, put down that calzone and let me bend your ear for a bit… At the One Fat Frog Restaurant Equipment YouTube Channel, you can get a small glimpse at… Read More

Restaurant Startup: Make a List!

This blog post, like many posts written here, was inspired by real-life scenarios that an experience that I or someone I know had. This one is recent, and I wanted to reemphasize the importance of this topic: when you go shopping for equipment, supplies, or smallwares for your restaurant, make a list of what you… Read More

Benefits of Financing Restaurant Equipment

Going into the new year, looking back at the years and years past, One Fat Frog Restaurant Equipment is still proud to offer restaurant equipment financing to start ups and existing restaurants alike. No matter what kind of restaurant you own or are planning on opening, let us finance you to help you save money… Read More

One Fat Frog Has Got That Better Business Bureau A+

One Fat Frog Restaurant Equipment is legendary around Florida and the south for exceptional service, complimentary add-ons, and sturdy handshakes. So much so that we’ve got an A+ score with the Better Business Bureau. Not an easy score to achieve, mind you. Come on in and find out why we’ve got that A+ score. Whatever… Read More

We Want to Help You Open Your Restaurant!

One Fat Frog Restaurant Equipment has helped countless start up restaurants open their doors and keep them open. It’s what we do and we do it well. Now it’s your turn! No matter what kind of eatery you’re looking to open, One Fat Frog Restaurant Equipment wants to help. Whether it’s a quickservice restaurant, pizzeria,… Read More

Don’t Forget: Cash Talks!

We here at One Fat Frog are rather conscientious about the up-and-coming restauranteur’s plight. Starting up a new restaurant is a major undertaking, so we try to make it as simple as possible to get what you need and at the right price. One of those ways that can get what you need at the… Read More

Steak Always Boosts Morale

Here’s a candid shot of the One Fat Frog Restaurant Equipment feasting on a bounty of meat and Sprite. A grand boon, for a deserving team of stalwart gentlemen. Bravo, boys! One Fat Frog Restaurant Equipment One Fat Frog • 2416 Sand Lake Road • Orlando, FL 32809 • 407-480-3409… Read More

The Frog Logo Is Ready for Action!

Here’s a gem from the One Fat Frog Restaurant Equipment vaults… The talented fellow who designed the now world famous Frog logo sent us these fantastic action sketches of our mascot taking care of business. Bravo! The artist is available for restaurant logos and other design work. Drop us a line at is you’d… Read More

Equipment for Churches, Hospitals, Schools, etc.

One Fat Frog Restaurant Equipment is happy to supply restaurants of all kinds throughout the state of Florida and beyon. For years One Fat Frog Restaurant Equipment has been providing used commercial restaurant equipment for restaurants, bars, diners, delis, pizzerias, bakeries, food trucks, cafes, and any other kind of eatery. One Fat Frog Restaurant Equipment… Read More

Use Your Tax Return to Open a Restaurant!

Yes, it’s that time of year again. Time to wrangle with the cold hands of the IRS and lose sleep over what to use your tax return on. Consider this: make that tax return work for you by opening your own restaurant, bar, food truck, bakery, pizzeria, cafe, diner, deli, etc. today! One Fat Frog… Read More

Another TV Going Out to a Great Startup Restaurant

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Logo Infringement

One of my friends just snapped this for me. Smart alecks! Some days I feel like Rodney Dangerfield … Lol Maybe eating the yogurt makes one fat frog! One Fat Frog Restaurant Equipment One Fat Frog • 11473 S. Orange Blossom Trail • Orlando, FL • 407-480-3409 One Fat Frog • 1137 W. Airport Blvd.… Read More

Cleaning Equipment

When the Frog says we tear equipment apart we take it to the bones. Will be one beautiful conveyor oven going to a client. One Fat Frog Restaurant Equipment One Fat Frog • 11473 S. Orange Blossom Trail • Orlando, FL • 407-480-3409 One Fat Frog • 1137 W. Airport Blvd. • Sanford, FL •… Read More

Starting a Restaurant: Getting The Cash

Let’s face facts: starting a restaurant is not cheap. It’s rewarding, and can eventually be financially as well, but you do need the capital to start it off right. There are several ways that one can get the cash they need to start a restaurant, and it’s important to know that some are better than… Read More


So you’ve survived the in-laws and the stampedes of Black Friday bargain hunters, now what? Now it’s time to upgrade your entire restaurant’s kitchen or get enough equipment to open your first restaurant! One Fat Frog Restaurant Equipment is throwing a Cyber Monday sale! It’s a unique Cyber Monday sale – you have to come… Read More

BLACK FRIDAY 2012 Restaurant Equipment Blowout!

Shake off that food coma and head into One Fat Frog Restaurant Equipment for the 2012 Black Friday Sale to end all 2012 Black Friday Sales! Prices are lower than ever and handshakes are heartier! Both One Fat Frog Restaurant Equipment locations will be open this Friday for regular business hours and to offer up… Read More