AJF Commercial are pleased to offer to the market this busy and extremely popular Leasehold café and takeaway in a beautiful village and countryside setting in Allerton, West Yorkshire.
Allerton is a busy town with an abundance of residential houses, schools and shops and is within easy reach to the bustling cities of Leeds and Bradford.
The major motorway network M62 is just a short drive away.
The business engulfs a large amount of passing trade from locals and visitors to the area and is ideally positioned in the centre of a small retail park and thrives on much repeat trade from the surrounding complimentary businesses.
The café is in an excellent trading spot and has good visibility signage and ample car parking for customers on the large free car park to the front.
Our client has gained an excellent and enviable reputation over the years serving a range of hot and cold meals including full English breakfasts, hot and cold lunches, homemade specials, a large variety of quality sandwiches, salad boxes, desserts, soft drinks and specialist coffees and teas.
The business hosts a 5-star food hygiene rating, with excellent reviews on Trip Advisor and a Facebook page.
Our client bought the property in 2010 and has invested time and money with refurbishment works and good décor throughout making this an excellent ‘walk-in’ opportunity for the new owner.
Double fronted ground floor lock-up Leasehold premises within a retail parade of shops in an excellent trading area.
Main entrance door leading to open plan dining area with good quality tables and chairs providing seating for approximately 30 covers.
There is also a good-sized area to the front for outside seating and eating.
Door leading to customer communal W/C and hand wash sink.
The coffee bar and serving counter is located to the rear of the dining area and houses a bean to cup coffee machine, coffee grinder, double chiller for soft drinks, jacket potato oven, preparation areas, telephone point and cash till.
There is adequate storage under counter for a range of glasses, cups and plates.
To the rear, doorway leads to very large immaculate fully fitted ‘cold’ commercial kitchen with a range of high quality catering equipment, some of which include: salad bar, stainless steel commercial sink, hand wash sink, hot plates, preparation area, microwaves, toasters, extractor fan, fridges, and freezers.
There is adequate storage facilities in the kitchen within the base unit.
Door leading to a further commercial ‘hot’ kitchen hosting a six-ring gas burner and range oven, extractor fan, flat plate, grill, fat fryers, mixer, further fridges and freezers, 6 pan Baine Marie, hot-plate and commercial sink.
Door leading to separate staff W/C and hand wash sink.
Door leading to rear outside of the property which is secure and used for bin storage.
Reason for sale:
The business has now become available to the market allowing our client to take a well-deserved early retirement.
We are advised that the tenure is Leasehold.
We are advised that the business is currently exempt from Business Rates.
The business is run by our client and 3-part time members of staff.
Monday: 7.30am - 1.30pm
Tuesday: 7.30am - 1.30pm
Wednesday: 7.30am - 1.30pm
Thursday: 7.30am - 1.30pm
Friday: 7.30am - 1.30pm
Saturday: 7.30am - 1.30pm
Turnover – Available on request.
Our client has invested a large amount of time and money refurbishing and investing in the business and has gained a strong reputation which continues to grow, resulting in much repeat trade.
This exceptional café is in ‘walk in condition’ and all equipment, fixtures and fittings are included in the sale.
Rarely do businesses of this sort of calibre stay on the market long especially in this strong customer catchment area.
Therefore, AJF Commercial recommend 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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Allerton, West Yorkshire