Hilton Smythe welcomes to the market Russian Style Crepes, located on Weston Grove, Chester.
Our client has owned the cafe for 3 years, and really enjoyed his time running the business, however he is now looking to move abroad.
The café offers a menu of Russian cuisine including superb coffee offering, light bites, lunches, and deserts, plus outside catering options. The pancakes and waffles being most popular.
This café holds a 5 star hygiene rating along with a 5 star review status on google, trip advisor and Facebook.
TripAdvisor reviews state “Another excellent visit’ ‘Visited this wonderful hidden gem again today. Again, we had a fabulous authentic Russian meal. Cannot recommend this restaurant highly enough.”
The business has an excellent social media presence including Facebook, twitter and Instagram, as well as its own formal website (www.russiancrepeschester.co.uk)
Trade comes from many directions, including a huge amount of local repeat clientele, passing tourists, word of mouth recommendations and also Russian Style Crepes is advertised via marketing Cheshire providing extra custom. With an amazing reputation locally, and highly respected online presence.
This is an outstanding opportunity, to run such a well-known and award winning business.
Russian Style Crepes has won Family Friendly Tourism Business of the year 2018.
Russian Style Crepes is already a profitable business and continuing to grow monthly, with ample scope to expand the outside catering part of the business, open longer hours, offer a local delivery service.
This is an excellent opportunity in such a sought for location with low rent and overheads. Early viewings are highly recommended and by appointment only.Location
The business is located on Weston Grove, Chester.
The business is surrounded by a wealth of shops, schools, and businesses. The café is just 5 minutes away from Chester zoo, therefore benefits from a high volume of footfall and passing trade.
The area of the business is well served by the public transport system, with several bus stops within easy walking distance of the property.
There are several railway and tram stations nearby. Also, there's a main bus link to and from surrounding towns.
The area is also well served by the A-roads within easy driving distance, the A53 which links to the M53 motorway networkPremises
The property is well presented inside and out and benefits from free street parking to the side and rear of the property.
Service area ground floor
Shop floor with bespoke lighting and décor
Large over counter glass display chiller
Fully equipped preparation area
2 x coffee machines (1 owned and 1 leased)
Drinks display fridge
Commercial oven and extraction system
Large open plan room, currently used for seating and children’s play area
The business has great eye catching signage with space for external seating,
External storage (garage at the rear of the shop)
Large garage storing festival equipment such as tables and chairs, gas BBQ, gazebo, display stands and work station.
The premises are fully secured and up to date with health and safety regulationTenure
We are advised the premises is leasehold with 4 years remaining – Rent of £17.000 paHours
The business further benefits from being rates exempt
Monday – Friday 9am -6pm Staff
Saturday 9am – 5pm
Sunday 11am – 4pm
The business is currently family run with no staff members, a handover period will be offered at the time of saleFinancial Profile
The reports show a turnover of £60,000 with a gross profit of £47,000