Cafe with exquisite view in Torquay

£125,000 Leasehold + SAV
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Cafe with exquisite view in Torquay

Babbacombe Bay Cafe, 33-35 Babbacombe Downs Road, Torquay, Devon, TQ1 3LN

Probably the best located Café / Bistro in the whole of the Torbay region. This beautiful business has been fitted-out to a very high standard with 45 covers indoors and a further 45 covers outside, both indoor & outdoor dining areas benefiting from sea views. Trading mainly daytime hours with a highly equipped kitchen which can handle any type of cuisine. The dining area has bifold doors onto a beautiful terrace with an amazing space. This business generates an impressive income and early viewings are highly recommended....


Situated on the highly sought after Babbacombe Downs, which benefits from level walking to shops, breath taking sea views, easy access to Torquay town centre and harbour.  This area is located within Torbay which has earned itself the reputation of being the most desirable seaside destination in Devon and Cornwall.  It is conveniently located accessing onto the main arterial roads linking the Cathedral City of Exeter with its international airport, M5 motorway and Dartmoor National Park nearby.



This business is mainly operated daytime hours only. Opening at 09.00 in the morning, together with three later evenings, closing at approx. 9 /9.30pm. The business benefits from a full liquor license and is owner operated by a full compliment of part time staff and a brigade of kitchen staff. We the agents feel the is tremendous scope to expand the impressive turnover by simply opening earlier to provide for the increasing demand of breakfast and evenings. Actual trading accounts will be made available following a successful formal viewing.



Entrance over terrace area with automated door to:



12.11m x 6.14m

This area is an open planned space with 18 tables and chairs providing 45 covers with large upright glass fronted wine display fridge and floor to ceiling bi-fold windows to front overlooking Babbacombe Downs and the sea.



A well-positioned area with two glass fronted display refrigerated units, two group semi-automated cappuccino machine & grinder, EPOS Till, hot water boiler, credit card terminal, wash hand sink and ample storage for cutlery, crockery and glassware.



This is just off the counter area with a Whippy ice-cream machine, juice blender and counter to front. (this area is currently not used)



To the front is this lovely open walled space with 14 tables, chairs & parasols for approx. 45 covers. This stunningly presented area benefits from fantastic views over Babbacombe Downs together offering panoramic, unobstructed sea views looking over the spectacular world heritage coast of Lyme Bay.



With low-level WC, wash hand basin and baby changing facility.



With low-level WC and wash hand basin.



A large storage facility for all liqueur and general dry storage.



13.73m x 2.19m

A well-equipped kitchen which would please the most accomplice chef. From Rachonal oven, six-ring electric commercial hob, two el-griddles, floor standing deep fat fryer, six pot bain-marie, refrigerated prep display unit, toasters, panini griddle’s, mixers, comprehensive work top space, stainless-steel extraction canopy and a plethora of refrigeration units.



4.01m x 2.01m

With a through flow commercial dish washer, free standing stainless-steel sink & drainer, stainless steel table and racking for general storage.



To the rear of the kitchen is an outside space with table & chairs for the staff and door to:



A large walk-in fridge which has been newly installed together with a large storage unit for additional storage.



All trade fixtures and fittings except for our vendors private inventory will be included in this sale. A full inventory will be provided prior to exchange of contracts. All stock will be sold at valuation on completion. No testing of these fixtures or any appliance has been undertaken by the agents Ware Commercial.



Mains gas, electricity water and drainage are all connected. No testing of these services has been undertaken by the agents Ware Commercial.



Please make enquiries on the local valuation website (VOA) at




Rental per annum £30,000



All viewings and enquiries are to be made through the agents Ware Commercial.

TEL. 01803 328880 Email.

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