Well-Regarded Fish & Chip Shop in Surrey
- Excellent location
- Low cost to run
- Receives great reviews
- Well-known in the area
- Low rent
This business is a well-known fish and chip restaurant and take away in Epsom. Since its establishment in 2012 it has become extremely popular among locals, receiving excellent reviews due to its great food, prime location, and friendly service.
Fish and chips at The Major Plaice are sold either as a take away or as a sit down meal in the restaurant section. It benefits from reliable, loyal customers you come back regularly to enjoy the food.
Offered on a leasehold basis, rent is set at £16,000 per annum and has lease remainder of 12 years with a 5 yearly review.
As well as taking advantage of the high levels of passing trade, the business regularly delivers to local venues and events, including the local cricket ground in Cheam Village and a neighbouring pub for their weekly quiz nights. In the colder months, the local winter market attracts a number of residents searching for a tasty bite to eat, and the nearby school ensures a steady student trade.
The premises itself is located on a busy high street and is therefore easy to find. There is one floor with the seated area to the right and the serving area and kitchen to the left. This business is equipped with fryers, stainless steel tables and other equipment you would except to find in a fully functional chip shop kitchen. The premises boasts a total of 32 covers, 28 inside and 4 outside, and a five star hygiene rating.
There is also an informative website, and the owner is willing to stay on for a transitional period.
This is an unmissable opportunity to take on a popular fish and chip restaurant and takeaway with an excellent reputation, wide mix of regulars and an ideal location on a busy high street. The business would be well suited to someone with a knowledge of catering who is looking to take on a popular and well-known business in an exciting customer facing role.
Based upon customer feedback, the restaurant could expand its offering by obtaining an alcohol licence and providing alcoholic beverages, which offer a significant profit margin. Hiring extra staff for peak periods would also help to meet surges in demand.
This business has excellent growth potential and could be expanded by advertising through local leaflets, posters and the use of digital marketing. It does not currently have any social media, therefore the business could be developed through the use of these.
- Busy town location
- Schools and local businesses nearby
- High footfall area
- Public transport access
- Parking nearby