Charismatic Village Café & Deli in Derbyshire
- Excellent reputation and loyal customer base
- Huge potential for growth
- Well-equipped premises
- Equipment included
- Strong supplier relationships
The business for sale is a charismatic village café and deli in Stanton-By-Dale, in Derbyshire.
The business was originally established in 2008, with the current owners taking over in August 2018. Under the present ownership, the business has continued to grow steadily and gained an excellent reputation and loyal customer base. The café is so renowned, that it is rated no.3 out of 64 local eateries on TripAdvisor.
The coffee shop specialises in offering a wide array of food and drinks including leaf teas, premium coffee, and homemade sweet treats. The competitively priced menu also includes snacks, light bites, and lunches offered on an eat-in or takeout basis. Also popular is the in-house deli counter.
They stock a range of giftware including Teapigs tea and locally made homemade jams, chutneys, and marmalades, along with cards, handcrafted cushions, photography, and paintings by local artists.
The café enjoys providing their customers a warm friendly welcome in fresh, relaxing surroundings. The eatery can cover 22 inside, has additional seating outside for 25, and has a 5-star hygiene rating. The premises also has an alcohol license.
The coffee shop is advertised in the Extra Mile publication, as it is located near junction 25 on the M1. This brings in a steady flow of trade to the business, which will carry over with the sale.
The coffee lounge is located in the affluent village of Stanton-By-Dale in Derbyshire, and has nearby car parking, good transport links, and high passing footfall. The village is halfway between the cities of Derby and Nottingham.
The premises have been renovated to a high standard throughout and modern fixtures and fittings have been skilfully combined with character features of the property. The business has an L shape layout. As customers enter the business, they are greeted by a small deli counter which leads round to the main counter of the business, showcasing the edibles.
The main dining area has 22 covers, with various seating units. Beyond the seating area, there is a large kitchen with all the fundamental catering equipment. Further along, there are customer toilets. Externally, there is a seating area which is popular during the summer months, for 25 covers.
All equipment will be included in the business sale.
A time-limited handover can be negotiated.
This would be the ideal opportunity for an owner-operator, who ideally has previous experience working in the sector.
There is huge potential for growth with this business, as there is a massive opportunity to extend opening hours.
The business has a fantastic following on Facebook, with over 2,500 followers. This channel is a brilliant sales window for the company. It would be beneficial for the new owner to continue optimising and utilising this platform. Finally, it may also be worthwhile to expand the online presence, by setting up additional social media channels and developing a website.
- Nearby car parking
- Good transport links
- High footfall
- Rural setting
- Village location