Hilton Smythe welcomes to the market Websters of Idle Ltd. This family run business is an award winning multi-facet traditional fish and chip shop, restaurant and complimentary café.
The business is part of a chain of Websters, with this concern opening in 2011 by our client and is now looking to sell due other business ventures. The business has awarded the Fish and Chip Quality Award by the National Federation of Fish Friers and been recognised by The Good Food Bradford project.
As per 2016 accounts the business reports a fantastic turnover in the region of £371,000 with a gross profit at circa 67%. The spacious premises are immaculately presented throughout with modern furnishings and a high level of equipment installed. The business attracts much repeat trade from locals with further custom from visitors to the area.
Websters of Idle Ltd has a comprehensive website www.webstersfishandchips.co.uk giving further information about the business and on-line booking system. Regular postings are also featured on social media.
We highly recommend early viewing of this established and well respected business opportunity.
TENUREWe are advised leasehold.
The original lease length is 25 years
As of 2016, 20 years remain on the lease.
Rent is £40,000 per annum
HOURSThe business opens 7 days a week 8.00am - 10.00pm
STAFFThe business is owner run and managed with the assistance of 6 full time and 4 part time members of staff. The wages bill is circa £1500 - £1600 per week.
FINANCIAL PROFILEAs per 2016 accounts the business reports a fantastic turnover in the region of £371,000 with a gross profit at circa 67%.
The business is located in the affluent large village of Idle on the outskirts of the City of Bradford, West Yorkshire.
Websters of Idle Ltd occupies substantial premises on a busy commuter road and within a heavily populated area of the village from which the business derives much trade. The business benefits from a large car park to the front, convenient for the heavy passing trade to pull in. There is a bus stop just a short walk from the business.
The area is easily accessible from several A roads and has excellent public transport links with regular bus services running to the city and nearby towns and villages. The nearest railway stations are at Bradford and Apperley Bridge.
The business has its own car park and is set back from the main road. The 3 parts of the business- restaurant, cafe and takeaway - all have their own entrances.
To the left of the building is the sit down restaurant. It has seating for up to 80 covers. Fully air conditioned and including all fixtures and fittings, the restaurant also benefits from a full Epos till system and has its own coffee machine and preparation area leading through to the kitchen at the rear.
To the rear of the restaurant is a kitchen with new stainless steel workbenches throughout. Used for prep and presentation, it is linked to the main kitchen via a corridor which serves food from the main kitchen area. All equipment, utensils and fixtures and fittings are included with an extraction unit, fridges and freezers.
The cafe is the middle section of the building. It has seating for up to 20 covers and serves teas, coffees and light snacks. Between the cafe and restaurant are male and female toilets. The serving area of the cafe is to the rear and has 2 refrigerated display cabinets, a coffee machine and general fixtures and fittings including tables and chairs which are all part of the sale.
To the rear of the serving area is access to the corridor which links the main kitchens for the restaurant and takeaway. There is also an Epos till
Fish and Chip Takeaway
To the right of the building is the takeaway. The entrance leads into a spacious shop area with serving counter to the rear. Behind is the cooking and prep kitchen with range. The corridor leading through to the restaurant kitchen leads to the range area.
To the side of the shop is a door which leads to a garage area for storage and through to the prep kitchen with chipper, rumbler, fridges and freezers, scales, microwaves and all other essential kitchen equipment. This prep kitchen also leads through to the range area. The takeaway benefits from an Epos till
The premises is covered by 2 monitored alarms, cctv and has shutters on each door.