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Floating seafood restaurant & cafe. Freehold & 2 businesses.


Lakes Entrance, Victoria

Floating seafood restaurant & cafe. Freehold & 2 businesses.

$100,000 gets you in, on Vendor finance !!
This magnificent business was once a large ferry converted into a top venue and attraction, situated on the harbour along the Esplanade, Lakes Entrance, Victoria 3909.
Offering for sale is a substantial, architectural building designed and engineered to sit on rotating pontoons with current permit to operate a cafe/restaurant and seafood retail business from a prime mooring position in the centre of Lakes Entrance.
The sale includes the floating structures and the 2 businesses as going concerns - the iconic Ferryman's Seafood Cafe and the complimenting Ferry Sea Foods.
This business has a liquor license, offering a 100 seating capacity dining room as well as a great commercial kitchen that easily caters for all occasions.
Equipment also includes cool rooms, refrigerators and freezers, process room and laundry all in excellent condition.
Total building area in excess of 430 square meter consisting of:
• Upper deck (Ferryman's Cafe) approx 208 sqm
• Lower deck (Ferry Sea foods) approx 152 sqm
There is also access for the disabled / wheelchairs and is also suitable to cater for weddings and other celebrations such as 21st birthdays and engagements parties.
This business has been owned by a husband and wife team for 20 years and is now time for retirement and a wonderful opportunity opens up for a younger person to own this wonderful restaurant and its attraction to the public.
This business is very well supported by the local community as well passing traffic and holiday makers coming to visit Lakes Entrance and all it offers in the surrounding districts.
Lakes Entrance is known for its beautiful entrance that is spectacular, and of course perfect for boating fishing and water skiing.
The footbridge goes across to the surf and there is a lot more attractions you would expect at a seaside venue.
You can also visit Paynesville, Metung Lake Tyers all within a ½ hour drive and then of course you have Bairnsdale, a large regional town for that spot of shopping.
Also in Bairnsdale you have access to hospital doctors dentist and Vicrail to and from Melbourne everyday.
The owners are prepared to offer vendor finance to someone experienced in this field.
Price: $595,000 for freehold & business and opportunity to secure long term lease of waterway of over 900sqm.
Deposit: $100,000. Balance on a five 5 year term at interest only.
Great opportunity for the right person to have a chance in a lifetime to own a business and freehold, and beats paying rent to greedy landlords.
Convert to any style or cuisine that you may specialise in your field. Make it your restaurant.
An opportunity too good to miss.
Quote BSV 0916 and call Michael NOW !!! on 0400645133 , or submit an enquiry.

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Last updated: 27th October 2020


Property Type
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 Lakes Entrance
  • Cafe/Coffee Shop
  • Restaurant
  • Takeaway Food

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