Upmarket Coffee Shop
Bristol, City of Bristol
Hilton Smythe are pleased to have been given the opportunity to manage the sale of Ruby Jeans Coffee Shop which as the name suggests is a recently established upmarket coffee shop with a renowned reputation amongst residents. This is a superb opportunity to take on an increasingly popular local business in an area teeming with customers.
Ruby Jeans was founded by the current owner in 2018 when he identified a gap in the market. The business has been a real labour of love for him and has already accrued a significant number of regular customers and a burgeoning reputation.
Alas this wonderful little business is now being sold, albeit reluctantly and with a heavy heart only due to the owner relocating due to family commitments. He is keen to see his beloved coffee shop pass to an ambitious and entrepreneurial new owner who can take it to the next level.
Ruby Jeans is an independent coffee shop offering;
- A variety of premium coffees.
- Organic Teas.
- Hot Chocolate Melts
- Cold drinks.
- Delicious Cakes and Pastries.
- Light Snacks.
- Vegan Options.
Scope to Improve
- Advertising and marketing campaign.
- Maximise the use of social media.
- Website, ideally with gallery and online ordering facility.
- Extend the opening hours.
- Open as a bistro in the evenings
- A well-established business with a burgeoning reputation and many regular customers.
- All fixtures and fittings included making this a real turnkey business opportunity.
- Ideal owner managed or partnership business.
- Little or no competition locally.
- Low running costs with inexpensive rent and no business rates.
- Current owner happy to offer a handover to ensure the continued success.
- A real opportunity to increase turnover and profits, current owner has been running at a pace to suit due to other business interests.
This lovely little business is likely to attract considerable interest.
Ruby Jeans Coffee generates an advised current annual turnover of circa £69,000 per annum in it's first year and continues to grow at an impressive pace as its reputation spreads. the business is being sold including stock, sensible offers may be considered.
The business is run by our client with the help of 2 part-time managers and 2 part-time waitresses.
Monday to Friday 08.15 – 16.30
Saturday 09.00 – 16.00
Sunday 10.00 – 14.00
Ruby Jeans Coffee Shop is in the Shirehampton area of Bristol.
Shirehampton is a district of Bristol, near Avonmouth at the north western edge of the city. It originated as a separate village, retains a High Street with a parish church and shops, and is still thought of as a village by many of its 6,867 inhabitants.
Although on the far northwest corner, and largely separated from the rest of Bristol by a broad swathe of parkland extending from the Blaise Castle estate, with the River Avon forming a barrier for access to Somerset, the community is still a convenient location from which to reach all parts of the city and its work environment.
Travel is easy from Shirehampton into Douth Gloucestershire, Douth Wales and Somerset since it lies within easy reach of all the main motorways in the area, including the M5, the M4, the second Severn Crossing, and the M49, and it is served by the A4 Portway And by Shirehampton railway station , which allow access to near the city centre. It is informally known to local people as “Shire”.
Shirehampton is well provided with churches, schools, sporting facilities, shops and pubs. It has several public open spaces and antiquities nearby including Kings Weston Roman Villa, Blaise Castle Estate and Blaise Castle House Museum.
Ruby Jeans Coffee Shop occupies a prominent corner position and is beautifully presented and maintained with a real ‘High End’ feel. The business is well signed with distinctive livery.
There is free parking in the roads and streets surrounding the premises as well as a free pubic car park a couple of minutes walk away.
Ruby Jeans occupies the ground floor of an attractive period Property, is beautifully presented and fastidiously maintained and briefly comprises;
Dual aspect with windows to either side of a glazed entrance door which creates a light, airy and inviting interior, fitted out to the highest standard and having a pleasing, upmarket feel, expensive looking wood effect flooring, feature pendant lighting, feature menu boards, leather effect tub seating and low table, nice quality tables and chairs provide 12 covers currently but room for more if required.
Bespoke counter with tongue and groove panelling to front and complimentary timber work top, Iberital Expression Coffee Machine, Coffee grinder, Buffalo Panini maker, perimeter shelving, glass fronted drinks chiller, range of base and wall units, stainless steel sink and drainer with spray tap.
There is seating outside for 6 or do covers.
The premises are secured by roll down security shutters.
We are advised that Ruby Jeans Coffee Shop being sold as a leasehold business opportunity.
The existing lease has approximately 3 ½ years remaining and we are advised that the landlord would be happy to negotiate a mutually acceptable lease with a new owner.
The current rent is £6000 per annum which is reasonable given the size and location of the premises.
We are advised that the business benefits from being exempt from business rates.