Restaurant/cafe for sale in The Terrace, Torquay TQ1

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Property features

  • Stylish Licensed Café & Coffee Bar Currently Closed
  • Located in the Busy Pedestrianised Shopping Area of Fleet Walk
  • Two Well Presented Trade Areas Over 2 Floors Providing Seating for Circa 50
  • Bespoke Service Counter & Commercial Kitchen
  • Separate Prep Area & Washing Up Room

Property description

Torquay is one of the three towns which form the English Riviera resort of Torbay. The population of Torquay is approximately 65,000 (Torbay in total around 135,000). The area is principally a tourist resort attracting a substantial number of visitors each year. Serendipity Café & Coffee Bar is situated in the pedestrianised shopping area of Fleet Walk which benefits from excellent footfall and is just yards away from Torquay Harbour. Currently closed, the lock up unit is beautifully presented and fitted to a high standard with potential for 50 covers over two floors. The premises are ideally located to cater to both the lunch & evening time trade.

A distinctive and highly visible frontage with arch top windows and glazed doors leading to:

Main trade area

Fitted to a high standard with tiled flooring throughout. Spacious seating for 18 at high backed wooden chairs and wooden tables plus two leather buckets seats and coffee table. Modern Welsh Dresser, large wall mounted mirror, 2 modern glass and stainless steel chandeliers and ceiling mounted spot lights.

Bespoke servery

Red granite work surfaces with white wipe down cladding beneath, storage shelves for cutlery and glasses, stainless steel sink with half sink and drainer, Class eq glass washer, Astoria coffee machine and separate grinder, 2 door bottle fridge, Polar counter top chilled display unit, under counter fridge and electronic cash register.

Ladies cloakroom

Fully tiled with WC and wash hand basin.

First floor

With seating for 6 at high backed wooden chairs and wooden tables plus 2 large leather sofas and 4 leather bucket chairs in red and wooden coffee tables. Spotlights to the ceiling plus 2 modern stainless steel chandeliers and large picture window to the front overlooking Fleet Walk.

Commercial kitchen

Service Hatch with granite work top, commercial non slip flooring, window to the rear, stainless steel sink with drainer and preparation table. 6 ring gas range with oven under, stainless steel splash back and extraction system over. Polar 2 door fridge unit with granite work surface over.Steps leading to:-

Gents cloakrooms

Fully tiled with WC and wash hand basin.

Second floor

prep kitchen

Commercial non slip flooring and wipe down cladding to the walls. Blue Seal turbo oven, commercial mixer, Fagor 3 door under counter fridge with granite work surface, stainless steel sink with drainer, 2 Electrolux commercial freezers and Gram upright freezer.

Exit to rear access lane

Wash up area

With Electrolux commercial dishwasher, stainless steel sink with drainer and storage shelves for dry stores.

General information

rateable value

£11,000. This business qualifies for 100% Business rates relief. For information on rates payable, we advise you to contact the Local Authority, Torbay Borough Council.


We have been informed the premises are held on an Internal Repairing and Insuring lease with a term of 15 years from September 2013 at a rent of £15,000 per annum.


We have been informed all main services are connected to the premises.


To include furnishings and equipment as per an inventory to be supplied, but excluding the owners personal effects.

EPC rating D

Property info

Floorplan(s): Floor Plan

Floor Plan View original

Nearby transport

  • Torquay (0.8 miles)
  • Torre (1.2 miles)
  • Paignton (2.6 miles)
  • Exeter International Airport (19.4 miles)
  • Cardiff Airport (65.1 miles)
  • Bristol Airport (72.7 miles)
  • Torquay - North Quay (0.2 miles)
  • Torquay Harbour Boarding Pontoon (0.3 miles)
  • Brixham Harbour Boarding Stage (4.5 miles)

Nearby schools

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  • Warberry CofE Academy (0.5 miles)
  • Ellacombe Academy (0.7 miles)
  • Ilsham Church of England Academy (0.9 miles)
  • Eat That Frog C.I.C. (0.4 miles)
  • EF Academy Torbay (0.4 miles)
  • Huntercombe Hospital School Watcombe (2.3 miles)
  • The Spires College (0.9 miles)
  • Torquay Academy (1.4 miles)
  • St Cuthbert Mayne School (1.5 miles)
Note: Distance is shown as a straight line measurement

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Bettesworths, TQ1 on +44 1803 268798 * (local rate)

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