Modern Well Presented Café / Takeaway Business

Glasgow, Glasgow City

£37,500 +SAV

Ref: 14471 A

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Hilton Smythe are delighted to welcome to the market a fantastic opportunity to acquire the popular and thriving Café & Takeaway business The Traders Pit Stop. The Café is located within a purpose-built business centre, in an area of Glasgow (G4) that is undergoing a huge regeneration project. The business has built up an excellent reputation locally, resulting in many repeat customers leading to a loyal customer base within the business centre and the local community The Traders Pit Stop offers quality fayre including, tea's and coffee's, Paninis, sandwiches, toasties; various meal options and prides itself with its selection of homemade special meals and baking. All delivered in a modern and relaxing setting with space for up to 36 covers along with its takeaway service. There is plenty of scope to increase turnover by possibly introducing extended opening hours. modest investment in a dedicated website with online ordering facility, Introduction of a catering service for corporate and private client events/functions and venue hire for perhaps smaller club events evenings with catering provisions. It is only now that the business has been placed on the open market as our client intends to take a well-earned break from the industry leading to a fantastic opportunity to acquire a modern thriving business. Viewing highly recommended to avoid disappointment.



We are advised Tenure is offered on a leasehold basis. TERM 5 year lease with 1 year remainingRENT £10,000 PA including service charge.


The business operates the following hours0800 – 1500 Monday to Friday


The business is run and managed by the current owner and 1-part time member of staff.

Financial Profile

The business has reported a turnover in the region of £42,000.


The Traders Pit Stop is located in a popular, purpose built business centre in the Port Dundas (G4) area of Glasgow less than 1 mile to the north of the city centre and well situated for easy access to the main M8 motorway and benefits from being well serviced by public transport along with the provision of excellent local amenities and recreational facilities. Glasgow is the largest city in Scotland and the fourth largest in the United Kingdom, after London, Birmingham and Leeds. As of the 2011 census, the city had a population density of 3,395 people per square kilometre. The city offers many amenities for a wide range of cultural activities, from curling to opera and ballet.


The Traders Pit Stop occupies a ground floor purpose built café premises with a class 3 licence, circa 92sq m and is well fitted out to a modern standard creating a welcoming environment for its customers. The premises briefly comprise:Bright, modern well laid out open plan seating area for 36 covers located to the front of the premises, Large service counter, electronic till point & food display unit located to the rear. A good size commercial kitchen is located in the rear of the premises with ample food preparation area and various catering equipment including:- Elite Coffee MachineDishwasherFan assisted Oven4 ring cookerMicrowave2 x fridge freezersHot plateToastie machineDouble fryerHot plate displayFurther food prep area Stainless steel 3 sink & hand basin unitShelved Stock room with chest freezerRear office areaW/C facility

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