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Lake County, IL
Featuring a full bar with 10 beers on tap and a large selection of local craft beers including cask, bottles and cans. Also a small, but full kitchen with 7ft hood, Blodgett pizza oven, 18” grill, 12” flat top, 2 door prep table, 2 door refrigerator, 2 door freezer and more. Currently selling a delicious, yet limited food menu. Cozy interior. Four large screen TV’s to watch your favorite sports teams. Two dart boards. Juke box. Real wood fireplace. Enclosed outdoor patio. Large parking lot. Security system with 6 cameras. Prime retail space adjacent to the Metra train station in the busy downtown area of this affluent northwest suburb of Chicago. Walking distance to train, restaurants, shopping, homes and more. Situated in one of the wealthiest zip code in the US and recently named 1 of the top 12 best suburban communities by Chicago Magazine. "A great place to live, work, and play!" Asking Price: $260,000 + Liquor Inventory (Approx $12-15,000) Highly confidential listing, please do not discuss with employees or patrons.3
Winthrop Harbor, IL
Awesome ambiance with old world wooden bar and 11 big screen TV, great sound system, full kitchen and dining area. The best part is the licensed video gaming which draws customers day and night. Serve pizza to sports teams, families while the beer taps are flowing strong. Located just 1 mile from the Northpoint Marina on Lake Michigan, the summers are especially strong business. 3 revenue streams are the video gaming, bar and pizza business. Expand on any of these and you will improve cash flow. Existing client base can be easily expanded with a little investment and focus.
A very unique opportunity. Currently offering bike sales, service & rentals and other outdoor equipment rentals, as well as cold drinks, beer, wine, pizza, sandwiches, plus video poker & slots and live music. Five beers on tap and eight bar stools. Limited food menu - can be converted to a full bar & restaurant. Features a stage set up for local musical artists on Friday nights. Ideal place for private parties and events too. Four video gaming machines currently averaging $800-1,200/mth. Recently remodeled in 2012 with new bathrooms, flooring, furnace, electrical, duck work, etc. Property included. Property taxes $3,300/yr. Apartment on 2nd floor rents for about $1,000/mth. Parking for 20 plus street parking. Keep the current concept or make it your own! Prime retail space in a cool old building, built in 1870. Situated off Route 176 just minutes from the lake and the charming historic downtown of this vibrant northwest suburb of Chicago with its quaint buildings, tree-lined streets, lake front homes and many popular restaurants, bars and taverns. Highly confidential listing, please do not discuss with employees or patrons.
Expect a 36 % ROI. N/W Chicago. Located near Cumberland and Addison. Take over an established business with a 75yr. run of satisfying thirsts. Very loyal clientele. We are even hosting the first "Wedding and Reception" here on 14 Feb 2016! For two of our regulars. The Grandfathered Tavern License Transfers with the business! "S" Corporation! Located next door to a Funeral Home is a big plus. Loyal clientele, four flat screen T.V.s and a private party room in back that rents out on a regular basis. Bowling Game generates substantial income along with the internet ready Juke Box. No hassle's dealing with a landlord anymore because you will own your own place! We do not use credit cards here, its a cash business and all customers who run short can use the ATM on site. We share in the profits from that too! The current owner has had the place for 27yrs. and is only selling due to a relocation to Texas. A new owner can't go wrong, even an inexperienced one will see how lucrative and easy to run this place is. The current owner has operated this place basically absentee for all 27yrs. One hour in the morning prior to opening is all we spend there, and that is for financial and inventory/ordering purposes. Nothing else needs to be done unless you decide you want to bartend and make even bigger profits!3
Lake County, IL
A well-established, beautifully designed and profitable nightclub in the North of Chicago. 6,000 s/f of the main floor 6,000 s/f basement (at no charge) 2 separate bars Stage for bands and live music Dance floor, VIP's area, office New sound system New high-tech lightening system all DJ's equipment Equipped kitchen 5 Video gaming machines The Nightclub has the best reputation in city and county, in business for 3.5 years. Has more than 7,200 likes on Facebook. Comes with all the required licenses and trained stuff. The Nightclub is located at Strip Mall high traffic Street with more than 38,000 cars driving each day. The current owner lives out-state and run the business absentee with assistance of the club manager who is involved in the day-to-day operations. Don't miss this opportunity! It is your chance to acquire a very successful business with a potential for further growth.
Lincoln Park, IL
Lincoln Park Fine Dining Restaurant This business is located in the heart of Chicago's Northside neighborhood of Lincoln Park. Lincoln Park is where active lakeside park and beach meet upscale boutique shopping and world-class dining in this charming near north side Chicago neighborhood. Over the years Lincoln Park has gained a reputation as one of the city's most desirable communities. Its shady, tree-lined residential streets and stretches of exciting entertainment and nightlife are the ideal union of serenity and fun.
Lincoln Park, IL
Upscale Bi-Level Bar And Grill In Chicago's Northside Neighborhood of Lincoln Park This business is located in the center of Chicago's Northside neighborhood of Lincoln Park. Lincoln Park is widely regarded as one of Chicago's best neighborhoods. A great mix of established bars, restaurants, shopping and high end residential make this one of the most popular neighborhoods in Chicago.
This business includes the real estate (building/property) and the sales are growing ever since the new owners took over a couple years ago. A new owner can be involved as much as they want or as little as they want to be. Great neighborhood bar that also happens to have a liquor store/packaged liquor option. You can keep the packaged liquor space or expand the bar itself into this space. The business has been around for many years and has already undergone some modernization in recent years. In addition to the business entity, this sale also includes all furniture, all fixtures, all equipment, all cash flow, and the real estate is also included with free parking on-site as well as lots of street parking all around the business location. This business has a lot of interior space that can be used in many different ways by the new owner as they see fit. The current bar itself where people sit and are served can be used as it currently is or it can be expanded to accommodate two or three times as many bar stools. More four-top or other tables can also be added to accommodate more customers. Billiards or gaming areas can be added or expanded if needed. The business currently has modern large windows all along the main seating area that are opened for the popular indoor/outdoor experience, which can also likely be expanded. An outdoor patio can also be added according to the seller. A building addition adding another floor above the existing space may also be possible. Key upside for new owner: Profitable Bar with Liquor Store + Great liquor license + Carry out allowed + Late night Saturday hours + Long history in business + Real Estate included + Parking on-site + Plenty of additional street parking + Busy high traffic location + Indoor/Outdoor windows + Flexible business model + Flexible interior space + Lots of storage + Camera system + Training and support from seller + Much more... Details: Purchase Price: $699,000.00 inventory Inventory Value (approximately): $30,000.00 Annual Gross Sales (approximately): $400-$500K or more expected Annual Cash Flow to Owner (approximately): $100-$150K or more expected (Owner cash flow depends if owner is active or absentee and how the bar is operated etc.) Hours of operation: Sunday - Friday 12(noon)-2AM, Saturday 12(noon)-3AM, opens at 11AM for Bears games ** This sale and the business location are confidential. In order to accommodate prospective buyers, the location details as well as in-person meetings with the seller are being scheduled once a confidentiality agreement is in place and the financial ability of each buyer has been established. Please contact Dennis for more details.
This Great Restaurant /Sports Bar is in an excellent location in Lincoln Park. Steps from DePaul Campus and the Incredibly busy Fullerton El stop. and the new future development of the old Children's Memorial Site Intact Liquor License. Chameleon 256 Video Switch The area is demographically affluent. There is great frontage (50 feet) and signage
Will County, IL
This Family Pizzeria was established in the late 1950's. This Chicago area favorite has grown to over 40 stores and is growing steadily. A well oiled operation with a proven system.
Liquor store and bar in great location. Sales price does not include inventory, which can be adjusted. currently, bar does not open.
Restaurant Business with real estate for sale in Lincoln Park. Includes incidental license. Approx. 3000 Sq. Ft. of space with fully built out restaurant and additional 1500 Sq Ft basement for storage. 20 ft hood with black iron, large cooler, stand up freezer among long list of equipment. All FF&E included. 400 amp 3 phase electric, potential for roof deck seating. Capacity of 99. 2 x ADA bathrooms and more. Call broker for details. Potential for parking in neighboring parking lot NDA required for additional information.
Unique Restaurant and Bar establishment, serving Burgers, Pizza, and Pasta. Corner Location on busy signalized intersection in NW Chicago. 2100 square feet Restaurant seats 40 with granite top Bar with 26 seats. Includes two large kitchens, including one for pizza carry out and delivery. The Restaurant is known for its delicious food, and Bar for great nightlife meeting place for local patrons. Weekly live entertainment, including a pool room which converts to a stage area for entertainment. Tenant favorable lease has renewal options for a long term business opportunity. Highly confidential, do not engage employees in conversation, thanks.
Lincoln Park, IL
Tavern lies just West of DePaul University in the popular North Side community of Lincoln Park. The neighborhood contains a large number of national retailers, boutiques, bars, clubs, restaurants and bookstores. Lincoln Park is one of the wealthiest and most expensive communities to live in. The tavern is accessible by the CTA Fullerton bus and CTA Red, Brown and Purple line trains.
Wrigleyville is the lively little pocket in the Lakeview neighborhood that sits in the shadows of historic Wrigley Field, the second oldest stadium in baseball and home to the beloved Chicago Cubs. It has become a magnet for sports fans and young professionals alike, and particularly singles who hop from bar to bar along Clark, Addison and Sheffield Avenues.
Cook County, IL
Sports Bar and Cafe for sale. (Chicago, IL) Owner retiring - Popular sports bar with adjoining 24 hour cafe. Includes PPA Entertainment License! All fixtures and equipment included. Business only for sale. Building not for sale. 12 years remaining on lease. Approx. 3,000 SF inside and 2,000 SF outside for private beer garden, also full basement below for inventory storage. Clean and profitable. Popular for private parties. On Irving Park Road, Northwest Side of Chicago. Asking $385,000 or best offer. For details call Mr. Gale Fabisch, Clark Fabisch Realty - 847-606-6309.
PROPERTY ADDRESS: 999 Confidential Avenue Chicago, IL 60661 PROPERTY TYPE: Catering/Event Space TYPE OF OWNERSHIP: Corporation GROSS LEASABLE AREA: 6,367 Square Feet LICENSE TYPE: Retail Food/Incidental Liquor/ Sidewalk Cafe ZONING: DX-7 OCCUPANCY: 288 LEASE RATE: Percentage Rent Listing is confidential and requires a signed NDA, which is attached. Once we receive the signed & dated NDA then the information can be released. Until that step is completed none of the business sale information or location will be available.
The West Loop area, a former manufacturing corridor turned art-edgy neighborhood, was a mix of factories, meat markets, and wholesale produce outlets throughout the late 1800s and most of the 1900s. Many of these businesses still thrive in the area, but the neighborhood has seen a major demographic shift over the last few decades. The factories, most of which have closed, have been converted to high-priced lofts, critically acclaimed restaurants, night clubs, art galleries, and retail boutiques. This demographic shift easily makes the West Loop one of Chicago’s most desirable neighborhoods with more development than any other area in the city. Businesses and operators such as Google, Soho House, We Work, and Uber have chosen to make their Chicago home in the West Loop. The transformation began to happen in part because of the neighborhood’s proximity to the Loop, but also because of the availability of the massive timber and beam loft buildings, which have allowed for varying creative uses.
Confidential restaurant and bar for sale in the heart of the Wicker Park neighborhood. Sale includes all FF&E, licenses and current lease (option to extend) Space has incidental, PPA and food license and potential for Tavern. Could be split into 2 separate business but shares a Kitchen currently. Total space approx. 6500 Sq. Ft. Highly successful with huge potential in the hottest area of Chicago. NDA required so please contact broker for more information
1st floor fee simple commercial condo. Located in the Epicenter of Lincoln Park. Formerly Edwardo's Natural Pizza with all its fixtures, furniture and equipment. Proof of funds mandatory prior to showing; 48 Hour notice required. - 1,800 sq. ft. Fully Equipped Restaurant with 1st Floor, Fee Simple, Commercial Condo - Formerly Edwardo's Natural Pizza with all its Fixtures, Furniture, & Equipment - Zoned: B3-2 - RE Taxes: $13,356.00 - Located in the Epicenter of Lincoln Park - Proof of Funds Required Prior to Showing
LAKEVIEW pub with year round patio. 4,000 SF includes 1,000 SF patio & 1,000 SF prep certified basement. On-site parking - 50 cars (valet parked). Two thriving theaters directly across the street on Belmont Ave. Large kitchen suitable for catering and or food truck preparation. Turn-Key. High grossing revenue. All FF & E included. *** Business Only *** Proof of Funds Mandatory Prior to Showing. ***DO NOT DISTURB EMPLOYEES***
Chicago Ridge, IL
This restaurant has been operating profitably for the past fourteen (14) years! The business has established itself as a neighborhood resource for fun dining, private parties, business meetings, and local neighborhood activities. The decor reflects the theme of the business from its beautifully executed comfortable interior to the strikingly impressive exterior. Management has developed a welcoming presence. The restaurant is fully staffed with competent management and employees. The owner is able to operate the business absentee when he desires. He has systems in place to account for and manage the inventory and human capital of the facility. A new owner, whether they be an expanding business, or a newly minted entrepreneur, will find the operation to be an easily managed turnkey operation.
This is popular bar in the Portage Park neighborhood. Same owner for last 29 years is ready to retire. You do not buy just a bar business; you buy a good business with the property and extra income from renting adjacent store. Moreover, the asking price and potential, no doubt, make this place a must see and buy. Bar business: 2,300 Sq. Ft. Rented store: 700 sq. ft.
Very profitable restaurant and bar in a hip area of Chicago’s north side. Although the restaurant serves Mexican/Southwest/Latin style food, you don’t have to be Mexican to run a great Mexican style restaurant. One of Chicago’s most successful restaurant operators is an American chef who specializes in Mexican cuisine. Famous for fabulous mojitos and margaritas (high profit margins). Fantastic location, great reviews, beautiful looking place with seating for 80 (including outdoor patio). Full staff of 7 FT and 7 PT employees in place. For more information contact the listing broker Ken Kurtz, Sunbelt Business Adviors at 847-605-1510 ext. 233 (office) or (847) 553-1627 (cell) or email email@example.com.
A great neighborhood place with plenty of sports entertainment! Large open space with plenty of seating. Full bar with two drafts, large cooler, wide selection of bottle beers and mixed drinks. Plus a hidden fully-equipped compact kitchen with 6ft hood serving a simple, yet delicious menu of appetizers, wraps, sandwiches, burgers and salads. Plus Friday fish fry. Camera system. POS system leased for $199/mth. Six plasma TV’s to watch sports. Two dart boards. Coin operated Tornado foosball game and digital jukebox for personalized music. Live jazz on Wednesdays. Weekly trivia, foosball, dart and poker “meet-ups”. Amazing expandable wood deck out back. Ample parking in rear. They also offer party packages, fundraisers, host dart leagues & tournaments and sponsor sports teams. Great place to add video poker machines! Prime retail space on Lincoln Ave near Foster, lined with busy shops, restaurants and other popular retail establishments. Situated in a densely populated commercial and residential area with a steady stream of passing foot traffic. An ideal location within this highly sought after booming Chicago community. Confidential listing, please do not discuss with employees. Keep the current Irish concept or make it your own!
Incidental Liquor, Retail Food & Sidewalk Cafe Licenses with double frontage. Complete turnkey. Banquet Room. Full Basement. All FF&E Included. BUSINESS ONLY. Proof of Funds Required Prior to Showing.
Chicago South Suburb, IL
Business Description 50% OFF Appraised Value 2 Business BAR + Liquor Store Huge Upside $ . HUGE UPSIDE POTENTIAL. . OWNER IS AN INVESTOR AND WILLING TO SELL AT GREAT LOW PRICE. 50% OFF THE ORIGINAL APPRAISAL. . Business had lost the license of the Bar Business sometime ago. The Current Owners Just got it back recently. . With New License to reopen the Bar Business, the location has 50% more potential to Grow, with opening of late hours bar. . Location is pre-approved for Video Poker Gambling Machines and this profit center is being added. That shall increase another NET income revenue of at least $5,000 per month and up-to $10,000 (depending on the traffic), Huge Parking lot, . Bar has Beer Garden Patio with seating area of 80+ customers in nice weather. Bar has multiple TVs, recently being remodeled, new paint, new flooring, tiles . New signage being added to attract more customers. . $ You cannot go wrong with this investment. $ This business (liquor store and bar) and property was appraised at $1,000,000 in 2009 by an SBA Lender. . Just re-opened after getting new licenses. . Already Doing $50,000 monthly in liquor store sales. Plus bar grand opening shall add HUGE $$$$$$ TO THE BOTTOM LINE PROFIT FOR THE OWNER and the installation of Video Poker gambling Machines. . Bar was doing in $60,000 per month in sales before it was shut down for license violation. That is big prof center @ very high profit mark up of 75%-85%. All Financial Information, tax documents available and shall be shared with qualified and serious buyers. $$ . FILL IN THE ATTACHED NDA FORMS TO OBTAIN MORE DETAILED INFORMATION. $$
Chicago Heights, IL
Some facts: Price includes BOTH Property and Business! The Property: Lot size: 1 1/3 acres, 19,000 sq. ft. Strip Mall There are 2 other tenants plus 6,000 sq. ft. available for lease. Owner occupies 6,500 sq. ft. of a very successful Sports Bar and Restaurant The business: have 4 Pool Tables and 5 Video Poker Machines. Owner has been there for over 30 years! Very Profitable! Moreover, FOR LEASE, in the same strip mall. Vacant store is 6,000 sq. ft. looking for new tenant. Other tenants are: Sports Bar, Cigar Store and Gold store. Many options exist: Build to suit, subdivision, etc. Owner is willing to listen to all offers and possibilities.
Chicago & Suburbs, IL
This bar/restaurant is a full-service bar & restaurant located in the heart of a downtown area in the West/Northwest suburbs of Chicago. It consists of 2 floors plus a basement, a full- service bar on each floor, a stage for bands and live music, an outdoor patio, an excellent reputation and menu. It's located on a major, high traffic street with more than 36,000 cars driving by the front door each day. This business has a very strong reputation in the area and has been in business for more than 13 years. When you see this place in person, you'll see that the owners did a fantastic job on the build out. You really have to see this place in person. The pictures do not properly convey how beautiful this place really is. The current owners of the business also own the property. The asking price for the property is $1,600,000. The asking price for the business is $795,000 plus inventory. The current owners have no involvement in the day to day operations. They are running it absentee & have managers in place to run the business in their absence. They prefer to sell the business to someone who has the time to manage the business. Some people dream of building the local hot spot. Others prefer to let somebody else deal with the headaches of building & opening a business and acquiring it after all the hard work and headaches are over. Now's your chance to acquire a very successful business that has the potential to do even better.
Very high exposure location in the Heart of River North , one of the highest Traffic counts streets in Chicago. It is Turn Key complete sound lights furniture, etc. with a very contemporary build out. It is fully epuiped and has a kitchen in the basement if you wanted to do food.
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