African & Caribbean Store and Café in Huddersfield
- Longstanding business
- Unique to the area
- High footfall location
- Transport links close by
- Opportunity for growth
This is a great opportunity to purchase a unique grocery store and café which is ideally positioned in the centre of Huddersfield.
For approximately 10 years, the business has been retailing a wide range of African Sells African food items, as well as freshly made African and Caribbean dishes.
Since establishment, the business has built up a large base of regular customers in the local area and benefits from no similar competition nearby.
A new owner is presented with firm foundations for growth if they wished to expand this profitable venture furthers.
Offering a wide variety of foods not commonly found in large chain supermarkets, the business’s niche of African and Caribbean foods has become hugely popular in the local area, attract a varied customer base. The café serves a selection of authentic Nigerian dishes including jollof rice and beef stew at very affordable prices, appealing to all members of the local community.
Trading from a well-equipped, central premises, customers enter from street level and are greeted by the counter and till to the right. The shop is well-stocked with groceries, with a dry food display in the middle. To the rear is a food prep area with all essential equipment and appliances. The first floor houses toilets, a store room and 8 tables, catering to around 30 covers. Another large storage room is situated on the second floor.
All fixtures, fittings and equipment come with the sale. The business has a great word of mouth reputation and online reviews which help to attract new custom.
This is a rare opportunity to acquire a unique grocery store and café in the centre of Huddersfield which benefits from a high footfall location and loyal client base.
Perfect for a first-time owner looking for a new challenge or an already established caterer or shop owner wishing to expand their portfolio of businesses, a new owner could take steps to develop the business further. Opening on Sundays would be a great way to boost profits, as would opening earlier as there is demand from customers for breakfast. Social media and a website would be a great way to advertise the business and draw in the customers.
The current owner would be willing to stay on for a transitional period in order to hand the business over smoothly.
- Based in Huddersfield town centre
- Second largest shopping street in Huddersfield
- High influx of passing customers
- Easily accessible
- The only African/Caribbean establishment in the area