Dear business restaurateur and colleague.
We are delighted to offer now for a premium the assignment of our lease situated in a very busy prime position in our town shopping centre .We benefit for a very high level of daily footfall . The business was created in 2012 and run by Francois, the present owner with several decades of experience in the food industry wishing now to take a well earned retirement.
This exciting opportunity will enable the new ambitious entrepreneur to benefit from a high levels of customer service and attention to details that contributed to our success . Our Hemel Hempstead establishment has a 10 years commercial lease automatically renewable in March 2023 . Rent is very affordable (£30k pa) for probably the best prime corner unit in town center . Rates have been successfully renegotiated by our legal team late 2019 and revisited by gov to help with pandemic (they are now at £287 pm at lower rate until March 2022) . Our average £5900 weekly delivery turnover has been achieved DESPITE LOCKDOWN SINCE March 2020 . Despite beeing closed Monday, Tuesday and all evening, trading only luch time ( 10 am - 4 pm ) the shop in the high street is highly succesful grossing well over 2 k pw. Evening opening Friday , Saturday and Sunday will making It a real opportunity for discerning parties in order to boost combined taking closed or over 10 k pw
We also have an upstairs first floor area equally identical in surface to the ground and currently used for storage. It can be easely be used as a restaurant extension , a separate trade ( we have written authorisation from the landlord to be able to sub-let one year at the time ) or after little work into a dwelling 2 bedrooms flat . A car park exist in the back ( see picture) for 2 cars to be licensed to park
Offers upon negociations are to include all newly bought equipment ( see pictures ) . We have all fire control dashboard operated and a 3 phase electricity is in place and currently in perfect operation. All highly trained staff will be willing to stay employed with the new owner under agreed conditions.
The thriving town of Hemel Hempstead has much to offer to its many visitors and is a great family-friendly place to shop. The Marlowes, the nearby outdoor pedestrian shopping zone, where our restaurant is located, has recently been the subject of a major revamp and now boasts many facilities to help turn any visits into more than just a shopping trip. There are innovative play areas for children, an attractive food court and a town square with entertainment. Further more last year a large multi screen Cinema complex was due to open at the Marlowes shopping center boosting even more our dynamic town ( delayed now because of Covid )!
As an active member of "slow food" UK our gourmet Bistro is extremely popular in Hemel Hempstead within short walk of all the usual high street retailers such as Boots, Tesco, M&S, WH Smith, Holland & Barret , Poundland, all the banks or popular shops in the Marlows shopping center.
The restaurant has recently been entirely revamped , fully equipped with a functional kitchen & extensive new refrigeration equipment , cold room, private distinctive wood art decoration - available to sell separately- vacuum pack machine + digital computerised oven, cold walking fridge, fixtures and fittings and so much more.
A visit must be dedicated by the potention interested parties - ideally Mondays or Tuesdays our closing days.
All relevant documents leases, accounts, available to interested parties. Please email & reply to the add.
10.00 am - 4.00 pm Wedsday to Sunday
Is accommodation included?:
upon visit on site
Support and Training:
On completion of sale we will, if required, stay on site up to 3 weeks with business as usual, to introduce you to all customers, pass on our procedures, cooking dishes of our own menu, delivery process , catering & marketing etc .
Vibrant Hemel Hempstead prime Hertfordshire location