Refurbished Delicatessen and Cafe For Sale
- Asking Price: £68,000 +SAV
- Turnover: The business reports a healthy turnover of £125,000 with reported gross profit at 47%.
- Tenure: Leasehold
Hilton Smythe is proud to introduce to the market The Grumpy Badger Delicatessen and Café.This delightful business was originally founded by our client in 2012 and has quickly established an enviable reputation and is an extremely popular meeting place. Only now does the business come to the market as our client wishes to pursue other business interests. The business specialises in providing only the best quality fare, freshly prepared and with produce sourced locally and delivered with great finesse. The menu is varied, offering something that little bit different, with specialities including snacks, gourmet fish fingers and burgers, quiches, salads and a gluten free range, plus tempting cakes and pastries. The business also serves a wide variety of speciality coffees and teas, wine, beer and soft drinks. The bread is delivered daily from the award-winning Bertinet Bakery in Bath. The business has been awarded a 4 star hygiene rating. This is truly an outstanding business with customer satisfaction at the forefront. Our clients have spent in the region of £40,000 in the last year refurbishing the premises providing a stylish and chic environment to relax and unwind. The changes are certainly paying dividends seeing many customers returning time after time and increasing turnover. The business has fantastic on-line reviews and also has a very user friendly and interactive website www.thegrumpybadger.co.uk with a great Facebook presence. This beautifully decorated destination eatery is a gem and not to be missed.
The business is owner run and managed with the assistance of 1 full time member of staff, and additional ad hoc staff when required.
The business opens:- Monday – Wednesday 8.00am – 4.00pmThursday – Saturday 8.00am – 5.00pmSunday – closed. Monthly on a Friday the business extends opening hours from 8.00am to 9.30pmSunday 10.00am – 4.00pm (April – September only)
This thriving business is situated in the heart of the historic and beautiful Bradford on Avon in Wiltshire. The Grumpy Badger Delicatessen and Café is surrounded by a wealth of charming independent retail outlets and is close to the River Avon ensuring ample footfall and is a delightful browsing tourist area. Bradford on Avon is tourist hotspot with thousands of visitors each year, drawn by the towns stunning architectural buildings, canal, shops and restaurants. The town lies on the A363 and is only a 12 minute train journey to the City of Bath.
Impressive well maintained premise, well signed, recently repainted and briefly comprising:- Recently refurbished to give the very best of the bath stone internal wall, modern feel with original wooden shelving and wooden floor. Very high specification throughout. The large glass front gives plenty of natural light. Around 25 covers including outside seating Door to cellar with flagstone floor, original features, shelving for dry storage, tall fridge, tall fridge freezer and chest freezer Large open plan eating area, with a curved wooden bar counter, 2 EPOS till systems with back office software. This on lease for £240 a month inc vat. An Astoria 2 handle coffee machine and separate coffee bean grinder, bread maker, toastie machine, smoothie maker and under counter freezer. The cafe has hardwood tables with benches and chairs. 2 separate bar stool areas, one overlooking the busy cobbled street and the other at the rear of the shop. Large glass fronted chiller display for cakes and pastries. Wooden shelving throughout displaying a small deli range of local honey, chutneys, jams, jellies and crisps. Brand new commercial kitchen housing stainless work surfaces, 6 gas range and oven, wall mounted double oven, dishwasher, 2 under counter commercial fridges, microwave, double sink drainer with pre rinse wash down hose, water softener and hand washing sink. Rear access to lane and separate bin store. A disabled toilet is at the rear. Fully equipped baby changing facility, including sink and hand dryer.
We are advised leasehold. The original lease length is 10 years with 7 years remaining. Rent is £1000 per month.