About SSCP

SSCP Management is a family-owned and operated award-winning restaurant leader. The company was founded in Dallas, Texas by owner and CEO Sunil Dharod, a renowned businessman and philanthropist. He now leads the future of the company alongside his son, Chris Dharod, SSCP President, and his daughter, Puja Dharod, Vice President of Investments at SSCP, who are both determined to continue the legacy started and continued by their father. SSCP always strives to provide the best experience for its guests through outstanding service.

Our Restaurants

We are an award-winning restaurant leader with over 500 restaurants nationwide, operating under five category leading concepts, including Cicis Pizza Buffet, Corner Bakery, Sonic Drive-In, Applebee’s, and Roy’s. We strive to provide memorable guest experiences through superior service and outstanding food. Our Team Members are family and we support them both personally and professionally. We invest in the communities we serve by giving back to those in need and working with a variety of charitable organizations to strengthen our neighborhoods. Through the Puja Foundation, we provide financial support when SSCP restaurant Team Members are affected by unforeseen catastrophic life events.

Our Real Estate

SSCP’s real estate portfolio is diverse with over 75 assets spanning across 1,000 acres and 1,000,000 sq ft. Our practice focuses on portfolio and individual purchases, multi-family investments and retail properties.

About Our Brands

Cicis Pizza

Cicis Pizza

Founded in 1985, in Plano, TX, the original home of all the pizza, pasta, salad, and desserts you can eat was born. Today, the brand has 295 restaurants across 25 states and has been ranked by CNN Money as the No. 1 “Casual Dining Pizza Chain (for your money) in America.

Corner Bakery

Corner Bakery

On a corner, that’s where we started. Today, we’re still the place for a warm welcome in your corner of the world. Focusing on innovative, seasonal offerings, our menu features hot, made-to-order breakfasts, handcrafted salads, sandwiches, signature paninis and pasta, seasonal soups, specialty breads, freshly baked sweets and a selection of premium, hand-roasted coffees, espresso beverages and gourmet teas.


Sonic Drive-In

Proudly known as America’s drive-in, Sonic serves hot, fresh food and has 1.5 million drink options to choose from! Sonic was founded in 1953 as a root beer and hot dog stand in Oklahoma, and in its 60 years has grown to over 3,500 restaurants in 48 states. Known for made-to-order, unique menu items and fast service, Sonic has been a beloved car hop serving their communities.



Applebee’s is the largest casual dining brand in the world with approximately 2,000 locations in 49 states, 16 countries and one United States territory. Founded in 1980 in Atlanta, Georgia, Applebee’s offers classic bar-and-grill menu items featuring higher quality ingredients and premium preparation techniques, reasonable prices, and quality service in a neighborhood setting.



Internationally-acclaimed Roy’s Restaurant is known for its unique and creative menu, a sensational adventure in bold flavors, and its sincere and engaging hospitality that is a welcomed escape from the ordinary dining experience.

We Believe in our vision, mission & core values
We Bring them to life everyday!

Our Vision

Our vision is to be the premier restaurant and real estate company in the communities we serve.

Our Mission

Our mission is to create limitless career opportunities, where people can grow both personally and professionally.

Accountability & Responsibility
Passion & Compassion