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Restaurant for sale

81 High Street - EH39

Under Offer £35,000

Property Description

Commercial information

  • Business for sale

Key features

  • Well established
  • Excellent growth potential
  • Superb first business
  • Leasehold

Full description

Tenure: Leasehold

Zanzibar Café and Coffee Shop is an extremely busy business which has been run by the current proprietor since 2011. The business is well established and has built up a reputation as one of the towns best places to meet with friends for a coffee and light lunch. The business is being sold due to the current vendor’s wish to retire.

North Berwick is a seaside town and former royal burgh in East Lothian, Scotland. It is situated on the south shore of the Firth of Forth, approximately 25 miles (40 km) east north east of Edinburgh.

The property occupies an enviable location on High Street, within the town.

Zanzibar is a traditionally built end terraced property set over the ground level. The main entrance is from the front, via a traditional timber door. On entering the cafe, service counter is located to your right. . The service counter is well presented and benefits from a large counter area together with a chilled display cabinet, offering fresh baking and sweet treats. The cafe is well presented with laminate flooring and is set for 17 persons, by way of wooden table and chairs.
Located to rear of the main seating area, there is an additional room. This room offers additional seating for 15 persons. The customer seating area offers in excess of 30 covers and comes fully equipped and well furnished along with tasteful décor.

To the rear of the property, you will find a food preparation and dish wash room. The food preparation area is equipped with stainless steel surfaces and upright freezer and fridge.
This area would offer ample space to install a full kitchen, enabling any buyer the ability to increase the business and revenue.
Customer facilities are well situated to the rear.

Zanzibar has built up and excellent reputation for teas, coffees, light lunches and sweet treats and trades throughout the year.
The business trades seven days per week for breakfast and lunch. The business opens from 0900-1700 and 1000-1700 Sundays.

Building External
The front of the property is straight to street. There is ample on street parking.

We have been advised that all mains services are fitted.

The property is held on the Scottish equivalent of leasehold. The annual rental is £14,000 from August 2017

Trading Figures
Full trading Figures will be made available after a formal viewing has taken place

The sale of Zanzibar offers a great opportunity to purchase a well-established and popular business. The business benefits from an excellent location in the centre of North Berwick. Viewing is highly recommended

Offers in the region of £35,000 are sought for the leasehold, fixtures, fittings and goodwill. Stock in trade will be additional at valuation.

An inventory will be compiled to detail all items of a personal nature excluded from the sale and items subject to lease, this will be available to all parties wishing to offer.

Call to Action
Strictly by appointment through the sellers’ sole agents, Bruce & Company. Please remember when viewing that staff and locals may not be aware that the business is on the market and we would be grateful if you do not talk openly about the business while in the area.

All offers, couched in Scottish Legal Terms, should be submitted to the seller’s sole agents Bruce & Company.

Further Information
Should you require further information on this or any other property, please do not hesitate to contact us on 0131 314 0660

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