AJF Commercial Business Sales are delighted to welcome to the market this extremely popular and highly recommended leasehold café, sandwich and coffee bar located in the bustling town centre of St Helens, Merseyside.
The business is perfectly located within the town centre of St Helens within a retail parade of shops and is surrounded by complimentary businesses, retail shops and residential housing.
The town is well serviced by public transport and has easy access to the main motorway networks of the M6 and M62.
The busy A580 East Lancashire road is just a couple of minutes drive away linking neighbouring towns.
Throughout the town there are several car parks for visitors, one being located to the rear of the business.
The business has been carefully and passionately run by our client for 18 years and during this time have built an enviable and excellent reputation for providing exclusive hot and cold food, desserts, vegetarian dishes, healthy food options and specialist teas and coffees.
Customers have the option to eat in or take away.
The business has a good social media presence giving a wealth of information on menus, special offers and opening times to customers, coupled with the excellent reviews on Trip Advisor which provides the business with much loyal and repeat trade.
There is a huge amount of scope to increase the current healthy turnover by opening Saturdays and Sundays and introducing local deliveries and outside catering.
(Note: There are a number of new housing developments currently in progress within the area which could increase the already healthy footfall within the town by way of new residents and trades people.)
Good sized double fronted ground floor lock up leasehold premises with good visible signage.
Entrance door leading into large open plan dining and serving area with a range of tables and chairs and comfy sofas providing covers for approximately 20. (Covers can be increased by expanding one of the store rooms into a dining area.
To the side is a large eye catching glass serving counter displaying a range of sandwich fillings, salads and a range of homemade cakes, scones and desserts.
To the rear of the counter is a bean to cup coffee machine and coffee bean grinder, specialist syrups for coffees and a good range of storage cupboards with card machine and telephone point for bookings / orders.
Archway leading to good sized open plan kitchen area with a good range of commercial kitchen appliances, some of which include: Fridges, freezers, double stainless steel commercial sink, handwash sink, microwaves, panini maker, baine marie, toasters, head height grill, 8 x ring gas hob and oven range cooker, 5 x ring gas hob and oven range, large extraction system and stainless steel preparation areas.
Door leading to 2 further rooms currently used for storage with a range of cutlery, pots and pans.
(Note: These rooms could be used for further expansion creating more covers).
Door leading to W/C’s.
Reason for sale:
After being established for over 18 years, the business sadly has only now become available to the market allowing our client to take a well-deserved early retirement.
We are advised that the business is Leasehold.
We are advised that the business is currently exempt from Business Rates.
We are advised that the café is run by our client with 3 additional part time members of staff.
Monday: 8.00 am – 2.30pm
Tuesday: 8.00 am – 2.30pm
Wednesday: 8.00 am – 2.30pm
Thursday: 8.00 am – 2.30pm
Friday: 8.00 am – 2.30pm
Turnover – Available on request.
This is a fantastic opportunity to own a well-established business with an enviable reputation within a busy town centre setting.
The business is a credit to our clients who have refurbished the business to a very high standard making this a walk-in start trading opportunity.
This business must be viewed to appreciate the outstanding dedication and passion our clients have put into the business.
Therefore, AJF Commercial Business Sales strongly advise early discussions to view.
If you would like to contact us to discuss the business in further detail or to arrange a viewing, you can by the following methods:
Telephone – 01204 325 101
Email – firstname.lastname@example.org
Website – www.ajfcommercial.co.uk
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