Please quote reference B06275
Hilton Smythe welcomes to the market Bob On Oatcakes, a popular and highly rated sandwich shop & bakery, renowned for their Oatcakes, which are freshly baked on site. The business was established by our clients in 2019, though Bob On Oatcakes is extremely successful and has built up a 5-star reputation, the business now reluctantly comes to market due to our clients’ personal circumstances.
The business has been operated by the current vendors for the last 2 years in which time this long-established business has built up a large and loyal customer following.
Bob On Oatcakes sells a range of delicious hot and cold sandwiches & rolls throughout the day along with a range of salads, light lunches and freshly baked produce including the Oatcakes and bread.
The business has a 5 star food hygiene rating.
Bob On Oatcakes has an active social media account, with great support from the community, the 5 star google reviews include customer comments stating ‘Been a few times, oatcakes are fantastic, and service is always great! Love the place!’ and ‘Had my first Bob-on-oatcakes today... Double cheese bacon and mushroom, absolutely packed with filling, tasted great too, will definitely be using them again’ Our client is offering a handover period to ensure the continued success of the business. All food is prepared fresh daily and the specials are incredibly popular.
The business has been nominated and is currently first in the peoples pole to win best new business in Staffordshire.
There is an opportunity to extend the opening hours and establish a strong on-line presence offering deliveries and catering services to the surrounding businesses within this thriving and sought-after location.
The business opportunity offers the new operator the chance to obtain a profitable business and to put their own spin on the site taking it to the next level.
The business is also proud sponsors of the local football team and supply them with food on their home games.
The site would suit an established operator looking for an additional site or a couple or individual looking for a sound business opportunity with a strong trading history and genuine profitability. A golden turnkey business opportunity.
The oatcakes are renowned around stoke-on-trent and people travel from all over for them. Our client also posts them to customers all around the country. The oatcake recipe is secret to the shop and is included in the sale along with all of the other recipes which are included in the sale.
The business sale includes:
- Social media account
- Commercial grill
- Serve over counter chillers
- Barista coffee machine
- Tall fridge
- Website & Email Addresses
- 2x serve over counter chillers
- 1x tall drinks fridge
- 1x Baine marie with under counter hot cupboard
- 2x commercial griddles (still in warranty) with bespoke stainless stands
- 2x commercial ovens (6 wrack)
- 2x induction hobs
- 1x commercial blender
- 1x commercial extraction system (brand new in 2020)
- 1x tall fridge (Fosters)
- 3x large chest freezers
- 2x Hobart commercial mixers
- 1x commercial pie press
- 1x domestic fridge freezer
- 1x butchers scales
- 1x till
- 1x safe
- 2x stainless bakery wracks
Early viewing comes highly recommended.Location
The business is ideally located on London Road, Chesterton, nestled amongst other complimentary businesses.
Bob On Oatcakes is located in the bustling market town of Newcastle Under Lyme, Staffordshire, the business benefits from excellent transport links with the Stoke on Trent railway station, local bus station and proximity to the M6 motorway. The location of the business cannot be underestimated, this prime trading position on London Road, ensures that footfall within the area is always naturally high and the business benefits from a high proportion of passing trade.
The business is easily accessible via public transport with bus stops within the proximity and Kidsgrove station just 4 miles away.
The M6 is a short drive away via the A500.Premises
Double fronted shop with excellent eye-catching signage with a commercial kitchen, store room and Toilet.
Upon entrance is the main service area with the serve over counters, and large menu boards.
Behind the service counter is the fitted commercial kitchen.
The premises were fully revamped when our clients took over in 2019, to give the shop a fresh and modern look. In addition to this the business also had gas installed in the premises when renovated and has all the gas extraction safety systems installed.Tenure
We are advised the business is being sold on a Leasehold basis with 6 years remaining on the Lease, the rent is £6,600 per annum.Hours
The business trading hours are as followed:
Monday to Saturday - 07:30am - 14:00pmStaff
The business is owner managed and ran with the help of 2 employed and 3 self employed staff members.Financial Profile
We are advised the business generated a turnover of circa £120,000 as of 2021, further financial information can be made available upon request.Please quote reference B06275