Hilton Smythe are delighted to welcome to the market an opportunity to acquire the truly outstanding Casci’s café/takeaway business on a Leasehold basis.
The business has built up an enviable reputation not just locally but also further afield, a true testament to the calibre of business on offer. The Casci family have been associated with a number of cafes in the Falkirk area stretching back almost 95 years, with this one being under current ownership since 1994.
The business is now being offered for sale as it’s our clients desire to take well-earned retirement after many successful years of trading.
The Seller is happy to stay on for a month to provide a handover period.
Casci’s Café offers quality fayre including, tea's and coffee's, paninis, sandwiches, toasties; various meal options and prides itself with its selection of homemade baking all delivered in a modern and relaxing setting with space for up to 32 covers.
The business is a real social hub within the community and further benefits from some excellent online reviews and is an extremely popular stop off point for many locals when visiting the town centre. The business also has a certificate of excellence from Trip Advisor for 2018 & 2019.
We feel that there is fantastic scope to increase the turnover for this business by undertaking a robust, localised marketing campaign, along with an updated website to promote the business along with offering a service to cater for outside events such as weddings, birthday parties and corporate events and also looking at extending the trading hours.
A fantastic opportunity to purchase this well-established, long standing business with a fantastic reputation.
The business occupies a prime trading location within Falkirk town centre, resulting in a high volume of footfall and passing trade, the location also benefits from a host of complementary businesses in the busy pedestrianised street.
Falkirk offers a great selection of amenities, including shopping in the two main shopping centres along with a number of major supermarkets.
The local area is well serviced in terms of bars and restaurants, with public transport easily accessible which offers the commuter direct access across the central belt to Glasgow, Edinburgh and Stirling City Centre and is well placed to access the M8 & M9 motorway networks, giving access across the central belt and main city centres.
The local area also further benefits from both primary and secondary schooling.
Casci’s Cafe occupies a ground floor purpose-built café premises with full class 3 licence, circa 39.87 sqm 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 25 covers (with a further 6 external covers ) located to the front of the premises, Large display service counter, electronic till point and coffee machine along with grinder, behind the main service counter can be found the kitchen area, fitted with an extensive range of catering equipment & full extraction system. The premises further benefits from W/C area & further storage to the rear.
Gas cooker, single basket fryer, hot plate, 4 pot Baine Marie, 2 freezers, 2 fridges, 2 microwaves, illuminated display unit, coffee machine & grinder, toastie machine, panini machine, pizza oven, extraction system & further various industry equipment.
The business further benefits from excellent signage making it easily visible to passing trade.
We are advised that tenure is offered on a leasehold basis
20 -year lease with 7 years remaining
Rent £9,000 Per Annum
No Rates payable
Monday To Saturday 0730 – 1700
Sunday 0930 – 1430
The business is currently run by our clients with the help of 1 part time member of staff.
Accounts will be made available to all interested parties