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Lower Bridge Street., Killorglin, Co. Kerry

5500 sq. ft.

Restaurant / Bar / Hotel

Property Overview

  • Available From: Immediately


  • Sale Type: For Sale by Private Treaty
  • Overall Floor Area: 5500 sq. ft.
Nicks Multi Award Winning Gastro bar and restaurant in the centre of the thriving and fast expanding town of Killorglin. This world famous and highly acclaimed establishment comes to the market in excellent condition , with huge potential and ready to open. The previous owners, now retired, operated a very successful and profitable business here. Established in 1976 "Nicks" has built up a world wide reputation as a business of quality and class with a host of awards to back this up including Irish Restaurants award, Best Gastro Bar award, Yes Chef Ireland award and Bridgestone and McKenna guides award winner along with a long list of other achievements. Very attractively priced at €480,000. ( possibly worth far in excess of this figure when Covid has passed and business returns to pre-covid levels) The building is a very attractive stone fronted 3 storey on the main Ring-Of-Kerry route right in the centre of town. Ground Floor - The main bar/lounge and dining area has seating for up to 100 guests with a beautiful mix of stone and oak finish, gas fire, ladies and gents toilets. The total area of this section is approx. 2,200 sq. ft. The kitchen is befitting of such an establishment in size and fit-out. It is stainless steel and HSE compliant. It has a preparation area, 6 ring gas hob, Salmander, Baine Marie, two ovens, Cold room, Cool room, and wine store. First and Second floors- On the first floor there is a designated and very attractive private function room with a fully functional private bar and seating for 40 patrons. It has an open fireplace and very stylish decor. There is a food preparation and stainless kitchen area with freezer, oven, meat preparation area storerooms, staff changing rooms, toilets, private office, safe, dry goods store and general store room. The second floor has a private apartment with it's own independent access. This has 3 large bedrooms, bathroom/shower, fully fitted kitchen, living/dining area. This would make ideal accommodation for the owners or for staff. The following measurements are are general guide and not part of a contract. Ground floor Traditional bar/lounge 8.55 x 6.5 with dining area 4.83 x 5.6. Ladies toilets and gents toilets. Main restaurant dining area 18.28 x 6.5 Total dining area on ground floor including bar/restaurant = 199.5 sq. m. ( 2,147 sq. ft.) Kitchen= 5.66 x 5.65 with fully fitted stainless steel, fully equipped and HSE compliant. Preparation area, 6 ring gas hob, salamander, Bain Marie, two ovens. Cold Rooms. Main Cold room = 3.4 x 2.23. Cool room = 2.8 x 1.5 First and second floor areas Preparation area 5.4 x 4.3, stainless steel area with freezer and oven. meat preparation area 1.9 x 1.5 Store rooms, staff rooms, toilets and private office and safe. Wine store 3 x 4 . Dry goods storeoom 4.4 x 2.5 The private function room has seating for 40 guests.The seating area here is 8.5 x 3.32 plus 4.12 x 3.4 Private bar 4.12 x 3.4 with a very attractive cosy fireplace. Ladies and gents toilets. Second floor has a totally independent private apartment with a fully fitted kitchen and living/dining room. It makes ideal accommodation for owners or staff. Killorglin is a busy and expanding town. It offers great local employment with companies such as Fexco, Astellas, Aqua Design, RDI hub, Taxamo, Temler, Tweak and many more smaller businesses. Killorglin has very popular and highly regarded national and secondary schools and a Community college. It is on the main Ring-of-Kerry route, it is very close to 2 blue flag beaches ( Rossbeigh and Inch) and several golf courses, includng Killarney, Beaufort, Maine Valley and Dooks golf links. It is very central for the Ring-of-Kerry and the Dingle peninsula drives. Kerry international airport is only a little more than a 10 minutes drive away. Mountain climbing, Hill walking and fishing are other activities that can be enjoyed locally. Anyone looking for this type of business will find it almost impossible to find something as good as this on the market. Again it offers extremely good value. Viewings can be arranged to suit the client.

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