Ms Matilda’s Corio Village
Ms Matilda’s Corio Village
Get a head start running a profitable cafe located in a major shopping centre run under management, ready for the post-COVID-19 comeback.
On offer with a recent price-drop is a Corio Village favourite with strong returns. The cafe operates with qualified staff offering cafe-based meals, coffee with all-day breakfast options and lunch and dinner prepared fresh in-store.
The business operates Monday to Wednesday 8:30 am – 5:30 pm, Thursday 8:30 am – 6:00 pm, Friday 8:30 am – 7:00 pm, Saturday 8:30 am – 5:00 pm, and Sunday 9:00 – 3:00 pm (4:00 pm when required).
The key features of this business are:
• Massive coffee sales
• All-day breakfasts
• It is well known for its coffee with the right portion sizes
• It has strong personal relationships with returning customers
• The staff are qualified, and the business can run under management
• There is a variety of quality food
• The business comes with staff training manuals
• There is an excellent atmosphere in the shop
• The menu is a la carte made to order
• The business comes with seven trained staff, including a full-time manager
• Marketing is taken care of by the centre
• The cafe is in an ideal location within the major shopping centre and significant foot traffic
What makes the business successful?
The ideal location in the shopping centre attracts local trade. Marketing and advertising are taken care of by the centre itself. The cafe is located by a prime entry point; this provides excellent exposure as shoppers enter the centre. In addition, the cafe has external street exposure; signage can be seen from the car park. The cafe is encouraged by the shopping centre to participate in any special days and events. This promotes business and invites new customers to the cafe.
The clientele consists of local tradies who frequent the premises and senior citizens from the surrounding aged care centres. The environment is comfortable. It can offer privacy, making it an ideal place for businesses to conduct meetings or for customers looking for a place to relax and enjoy a coffee, meal or snack.
The busiest days of the week are Thursday, Friday and Saturday, with peak sales between 8:30 am, and 11:30 am. The peak times of the year are during the Christmas period and school holidays.
Staff are highly trained and knowledgeable in their roles, working together to create a coffee and food experience that keeps customers coming back for more. A made to order menu allows the cafe to cater to more people. In addition, quality cakes and cookies are on offer for those looking for a sweet treat.
The cafe and staff are well known for their coffee and relationships with repeat customers making them feel welcome and appreciated.
If you are looking for that ideal shopping centre cafe with consistent returns that can run under management – or – be worked to extract even more value, then enquire now.
Complete your online enquiry for a confidential discussion with the lead broker and receive a comprehensive Business Profile and Market Review.
Price: $168,000 + SAV
Finn Business Sales
Geelong and South West Victoria
(03) 5259 9970
Broker: Ashley Brimacombe
0417 805 438
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