Dessert and Takeaway Shop For Sale in Bacup

Business Sold!




  • Dessert Shop located in the centre of Bacup
  • The business currently benefits from small business rates relief.
  • Newly Refurbished, premises renovated to a high standard throughout.
  • High footfall location
  • Huge opportunity for further growth and success.
  • Annual rent: £4160



Silk Letting Ltd is delighted to bring to the market a fully refurbished Desseret Shop located in the centre of Bacup. With an attractive interior and an excellent client base, this is a rare opportunity to acquire a reputable dessert business in a prime location.

Our client business Specialises in Icecream, milkshakes, and desserts as well as offering the best high-quality service in the area. This reputable business occupies an enviable trading position in the popular area of Bacup. The fantastic 5-star reviews the business has received on Just-Eat has helped contribute towards the continued growth of the company. The business benefits from a website where you can take online orders and also thrives off word of mouth recommendation.

This business has recently been refurbished and offers a flawless modern interior and a friendly atmosphere. It caters for both adults and children of all ages and offers a range of Desserts and burgers, ensuring that all catering needs are met. This shop strives to offer fantastic desserts and burgers at a competitive price and is a recognised brand in the area; however, there is plenty of scopes to develop the business further with the introduction of new menu choices and longer opening hours, possibly a lunchtime service. This is an excellent opportunity for an entrepreneur looking to take over a fully equipped and renovated dessert shop. Our client’s business is COVID safe and has successfully traded throughout the pandemic with trade increasing, resulting in higher profit and turnover.


Services :

Our client’s reputable services include a range of tasty dishes, meals, desserts, Milkshakes, and juices. The shop specialises in offering a variety of desserts and milkshakes. Our client provides a range of creamy, rich, and satisfying Oreo, Ferrero, strawberry cakes and fudges. They also offer sweet flavouring chocolate with waffles, and ice-cream milkshakes whisked with Italian ice cream until it is frothy in addition to mouth-watering fresh fruity cold Juices. Tasty burgers including American, Hawaiian, chicken, cheese, beef, and peri-peri burgers are also offered to satisfy different food lover preferences. Different sides are also offered, including tasty chicken strips, nuggets, wings and chicken popcorn sided with cheesy mozzarella sticks, chips, potato wedges, onion rings, twister fries and dips injected with love and passion for guaranteeing a delicious and satisfying taste. Some of the provided services are:

  • A variety of burger meals
  • Cakes and fudges
  • Delivery, collection, and eat-in services.
  • Italian gelato
  • Milkshakes and juices
  • Tasty sides and dips
  • Waffles


Location :

This Dessert shop is located in a prime spot in the town centre of Bacup. Situated on the A671 which connects Bacup to other surrounding towns such as Rawtenstall, Rossendale, Holme Chapel and Rochdale, it benefits from a wide scope in which they can attract trade. The business benefits from free parking directly outside of the property and is surrounded by other local businesses, including convenience stores and a post office resulting in high footfall. As well as being centrally located, the business is situated near a school which makes it very popular amongst school children due to the services it offers.

  • Town centre
  • Close to other towns
  • High footfall
  • Located on the A671


Premises features :

The premise is fully equipped and renovated. It is exceptionally well presented and consists of an attractive high-profile corner site, making it attractive to customers and food lovers. It is double fronted with attractive posters, colours and includes fantastic interior decoration. The property includes a well-designed reception area. It also includes a spacious kitchen and cooking area, making it a great opportunity for any potential buyer looking forward to taking over a well-running dessert shop business. The property is fully equipped with assets, stock and equipment that is included within the sale price. Some of the provided assets are:

  • Display fridges and glass doors
  • Tables and chairs
  • Touch screen till
  • Grill, cookers, and fryers
  • Pancake and waffle makers
  • Oven and hobs
  • Extractor fan and fitted bar corners



The business currently employs 3 staff members, including one delivery driver.


Business hours :

Monday – Sunday 3 pm – 11 pm


Reason for sale :

The owner is selling this outstanding business due to other business commitments. However, this provides an excellent opportunity for a passionate new owner to take over a profitable and well-established running business. The owner is happy to offer a hand over period to assist with the smooth transition of ownership.


Growth Potential:

  • Create social media to reach a larger client base
  • Extend opening hours and offer lunch and food services
  • The new owners could embark on a small marketing campaign which could further expand the business and operate on different online ordering platforms (Deliveroo, Uber eats..)


Reasons to buy the Business:

  • Newly refurbished
  • Good local following.
  • Prime location
  • Fully renovated.
  • Little to no competition around
  • Fully equipped.
  • Huge Growth Potential.


A Viewing of this business is highly recommended to appreciate its true value and the potential it has for a new owner!

Contact Mounif at Silk Letting Ltd on 0161 507 9791 or to secure your viewing today!