A solid, local icon café/gift shop at the centerpiece of the ongoing Geneva renaissance. Gift and card shop featuring handcrafted items from regional artisans and Finger Lakes themed gifts, with a restaurant featuring a variety of beverages—anything from shakes to coffee to beer and wine—for breakfast and lunch until 5 p.m. Fabulous breakfast and lunch menus. Fine reputation. Excellent customer service.
2,500 sq. ft. building. Ground floor occupancy. Large immaculate kitchen with up-to-date equipment, all in excellent condition. $1,900/month lease plus $50/month towards garbage and recycling costs. Rent includes heat expenses for boiler that services whole building.
(i) New point of sale system, (ii) Cut credit card fees 50%, (iii) Pre- and post-opening efficiencies, (iv) New food offerings, (v) Refocus on music, (vi) Working with weekly street closure of nearby Linden Street, (vii) Expanding into evening hours, (viii) Catering, (ix) Staying open for the nearby Smith Opera House events, and (x) Hosting of events and groups.
Local competitors include regional/national stores such as Wegmans, Dunkin’ Donuts, Tim Hortons and local stores including HJ Stead, Opus and Monaco’s. However, this shop has a prime downtown location exposed to lots of foot traffic.
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The seller offers a minimum of 4 weeks of training to provide for a smooth transition.