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Polly Franey (July 2015)
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Leasehold Price: £10,000 Under Offer
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Business Description

Former Raj Restaurant - a Leith institution since the 1980s! Superb shore location. Fully equipped restaurant with bar. Can cater for circa. 90+ covers. Raised seating area for 52 covers. Dining area to rear for 40 covers. Bar facilities & commercial kitchen. High profile trading location.

The former Raj restaurant occupies a prime trading position at the head of the shore in Leith. At present, the shore area is home to two Michelin starred restaurants as well as a great selection of pubs, cafes, coffee shops and bistros including Mimi’s Bakehouse, Restaurant Martin WIshart, the Kings Wark and the Malmaison Hotel.

The bustling areas of North Great Junction Street and Leith Walk lie a five minute walk to the north whilst Edinburgh city centre is approximately 2 miles north of the shore.

The property occupies the ground floor of a corner sited property with the restaurant occupying a highly visible trading location with four picture windows to the side and front. This offers an excellent view over the shore area and the Water of Leith.

Main customer entry is via an entrance vestibule at the front which leads into an open plan restaurant and bar.

The business is offered on a new lease basis. Dependant on covenant, our client would look to grant a 15 to 20 year full repairing and insuring lease. A premium of £10,000 is sought and rental offers of £34,000 per annum are invited.

The availability of this substantial and spacious restaurant space in a commanding position in the heart of the shore area of Leith is sure to interest a wide variety of restaurant operators. The business would lend itself easily to a wide variety of different cuisines.

If this business is of interest to you, please request full Sales Particulars or alternatively contact Cornerstone Business Agents on 0131 445 7222 or by email to
Trading Hours:
N/A - not currently trading.

Number of Employees: N/A - not currently trading

Tenure: Leasehold

Location Details:

The shore area in Leith is one of the sought after restaurant destinations in Edinburgh. At present, the shore area is home to two Michelin starred restaurants as well as a great selection of pubs, cafes, coffee shops and bistros. Leith has long been described as an up and coming area of Edinburgh with an eclectic mix of shops, restaurants and bars lying next to the docks in Edinburgh’s famous port area. The area is popular with young professionals, students and families.

Leasehold Term: New FRI Lease. Rent £34,000 p.a.

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Listed by: Cornerstone Business Agents
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