Listing ID: 66770
Opened in 1994, now retiring!
Beautiful, Full-Service, Italian Restaurant Downtown Seattle with Outdoor Seating
Indoor Seating Capacity: 80
Outdoor Seating Capacity: 50
Call to discus 2020
Gross Profit 2019 $472,300
Gross Profit 2018 $519,312
Trade Name and Menu Included
Type 1 Hood
Leasing information to come!
- Asking Price: $110,000
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- FF&E: $115,000
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- Inventory Included: N/A
- Established: 1994
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- Total Number of Employees:4
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Quaint Belltown garden café with outdoor fountain seating for 36+, plus quaint inside seating, charming brick building. Kitchen has type I hood and lots of refrigeration. This space has the charm of a European café. One may dine alfresco enjoying an espresso or perhaps a glass of wine in the lovely garden court.
Two weeks training after closing of sale
Currently a full service restaurant, easily could be a café or bakery. Supper cute with a lot of potential!
The company was founded in 1994, making the business 28 years old.
Why is the Current Owner Selling The Business?
There are all kinds of reasons people choose to sell companies. Nevertheless, the true reason vs the one they tell you may be 2 totally different things. As an example, they may state "I have a lot of various commitments" or "I am retiring". For lots of sellers, these factors stand. But also, for some, these might simply be justifications to attempt to hide the reality of changing demographics, increased competitors, recent reduction in earnings, or a variety of various other factors. This is why it is very vital that you not rely entirely on a seller's word, however rather, utilize the vendor's answer together with your overall due diligence. This will repaint an extra sensible picture of the business's current circumstance.
Existing Debts and Future Obligations
If the current business is in debt, which lots of companies are, then you will certainly have reason to consider this when valuating/preparing your offer. Numerous companies take out loans in order to cover points such as inventory, payroll, accounts payable, and so on. Bear in mind that occasionally this can imply that profit margins are too thin. Many companies fall under a revolving door of taking on debt as a way to pay back other loans. Along with debts, there may also be future obligations to think about. There may be an outstanding lease on tools or the building where the business resides. The business may have existing contracts with suppliers that need to be fulfilled or may cause charges if terminated early.
Understanding the Customer Base, Competition and Area Demographics
Exactly how do businesses in the location bring in brand-new clients? Often times, businesses have repeat consumers, which form the core of their day-to-day profits. Particular variables such as brand-new competitors growing up around the area, roadway building, as well as employee turn over can affect repeat customers and adversely affect future profits. One vital thing to take into consideration is the location of the business. Is it in an extremely trafficked shopping mall, or is it concealed from the main road? Clearly, the more people that see the business often, the better the opportunity to construct a returning consumer base. A final idea is the general location demographics. Is the business located in a largely inhabited city, or is it situated on the outskirts of town? Exactly how might the neighborhood median household income impact future income potential?