About the Foresters Arms Colchester
The Foresters Arms Colchester is an attractive pub located in a smart corner of Colchester in Essex. Situated at the heart of two of the most charming streets in the borough and beside beautiful Castle Park, just a short walk from the famous Castle Museum and the Firstsite Gallery of Visual Arts yet just minutes from the town centre and its vast array of retail premises. The Foresters has strong road and rail links including the A12 to London and coastal resorts such as Clacton. The Foresters offers a warm, traditional and civilised welcome to locals and visitors alike.
The Foresters Arms Colchester trading area is all on one floor and open plan with a bar area overlooking the welcoming entrance with a mixture of tables for drinking, relaxing and food. The commercial kitchen lies right behind the main bar and the ground floor cellar which was recently refurbished to a high standard and is also to the rear of the bar. There is space for four benches in the outside frontage which is a relaxing area to have a drink. There is no private car park, however there is a public car park opposite.
The Foresters Arms Colchester is an excellent hostelry for locals in the area as well as local visitors be it to the Castle, the Park, the close by 4 star hotel or the city centre shops. It has an excellent reputation for real ales and is Cask Marque accredited and is known for good home cooked food albeit this has been more limited recently. The current licensees are retiring so there is scope to develop the business through broader opening hours and a more thorough food offer. Current opening hours: Closed Mondays , All day Tuesday to Sunday. Please note that food times are currently limited.
Annual Rent: £17,450
Security Deposit: £5,000
Working Capital: £5,000
Fixtures and Fittings: Upon Valuation – Funding options available for the right licensee.
Tie: All drinks categories are tied. For fully funded licensees on long term agreements, we offer free-of-tie options for certain drinks categories in exchange for an annual fee
The Foresters Arms Colchester is already a well run pub but a new licensee can inject new life and impetus into the local community and broaden the food offer which would be welcomed to locals and visitors alike. The pub has a genuine locals and village feel yet is in a great and attractive central location.
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