Courthouse Cafe Geelong

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Courthouse Cafe Geelong

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Business Overview

Courthouse Cafe is the perfect family business waiting for new ownership with motivation, ideally located in the Geelong CBD, situated in the Old Courthouse building in the heart of the Geelong cultural precinct amidst council offices and nearby NDIS and Worksafe buildings. Courthouse Cafe has been operating for over 20 years as a cafe and restaurant that offers dine-in, take away and corporate catering.

Courthouse Cafe has a wide variety of sandwiches, wraps, salads, hot food, and sweets on offer, all made on the premises in their fully equipped large commercial kitchen. The business caters for coeliac, lactose intolerant, vegetarians, and vegans with its delicious breakfast and lunch menu options. The cafe is conveniently located with plenty of space, including additional outdoor seating on an elevated patio.

Courthouse Cafe shares the space with the (CHYA) Courthouse Youth Arts Incorporated, a cultural hub for youth within Geelong desiring to get involved in Arts. Their unique combination of shared space ensures that the venue has substantial foot traffic in a vibrant yet peaceful environment.

The key features of the business are:

• The cafe currently services local white-collar office workers, lawyers, clients from the court, City of Geelong Staff, Court House Youth Arts visitors, and the Geelong Gallery staff/visitors.

• Location is key, and this cafe presents the opportunity to service the cultural precinct of Geelong with a street-side outdoor balcony.

• The cafe caters to all dietary needs with delicious food and dine-in options with an expansive eating area.

• The cafe provides corporate catering, and there is room to grow this part of the business post covid.

• The cafe comes with a commercial kitchen and a small team of staff including a full-time chef and three casual employees.

• The cafe has room to grow with new motivated ownership, currently serving an average of 87 meals per day and capable of serving 138 meals per day.

What makes this business successful?

Courthouse Cafe currently operates from Monday to Friday, 7:30 am to 2:30 pm and generally closes over the Christmas period for four weeks when local office businesses shut down. They have been supplying large and small businesses in the Geelong CBD area for over 20 years and are registered suppliers for state and municipal government offices.

Courthouse Cafe has specific catering menus and dine-in and takeaway options. They have a website where customers can view options before sending through their catering orders.

There are options to expand the business further, including adding a liquor licence, expanding business hours, and opening for events. The menu could be restructured to include more offerings to target even more customers from the district.

If you are looking for a long-standing cafe and restaurant with room to grow and are interested in catering for local business events, please enquire now.

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Asking Price: $60,000 Walk-In/Walk Out

Finn Business Sales
Geelong and South West Victoria
(03) 5259 9970

Broker: Alan Wood
0400 792 811

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