ELEGANT RESTAURANT in Derby for Sale.
Situated in the heart of Derby city centre, with beautiful views, this licensed restaurant is one of the oldest, best-loved and finest dining establishments in the City. Its location is truly second to none.
The Business - Operated by the chef-owner for over 32 years now, the time has come to pass the reins of this Derby dining institution over to energetic and enterprising new owners. Although mainly renowned for its excellent and authentic Italian and Mediterranean cuisine, the restaurant is elegantly and neutrally decorated and would suit any manner of theme or cuisine. The business is currently very much run to suit the owners. Current weekly turnover averages £4,000 to £4,500 per week in short hours over just five days per week.
The Premises - A grade-listed building with some extraordinary period features and superb views directly across to the city cathedral. The location is second to none, in the dining hotspot of the famous Cathedral District in the oldest part of the city. An abundance of excellent bars, cafes, restaurants and cultural venues make this the most visited part of the city. The restaurant occupies the first and second floors of this attractively fronted building which dates back to 1525, with main dining room windows overlooking the Cathedral. Elegant staircase leading to the first floor landing and reception desk. Two open plan dining areas facing the Cathedral and accommodating 16 and 18 diners. Comprehensively equipped catering kitchen with central island and cookline under a stainless steel hooded extraction system. Separate pot-wash area. Ample food prep, refrigeration and dry storage. Wait station. Two Ladies WC’s. Second floor landing and entries to an open plan dining room seating 32 diners, again with views out over the Cathedral, plus a unique and elegant lounge area / private dining room with lofted ceiling and original rafters, seating 28 guests. The dining room has a fully-stocked service bar. Gent’s WC on the landing. Manager’s office. Owners have designated parking to the rear of the building.
EPC Band C.