The Refinery Kitchen & Bar

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The Refinery Kitchen & Bar


1-1A Myrtle Street
L1 9BQ



Guide Price:

Price including all business fixtures and fittings but excluding stock £95,000

Other Key Points:

  • Prime city trading location
  • Substantial exterior seating area (80 covers)
  • Interior of the highest standards
  • Restaurant can cater for 170 covers


Additional Information


The Sass Café Bar is located within Silkhouse Court, Tithebarn Street, Liverpool City Centre. Tithebarn Street is the centre of Liverpool’s corporate district with national solicitors’ offices, banks and accountancy companies.  Sass also enjoys a high level of passing trade from Moorfield Station, a consumer rail link on Merseyrail Network.

Property Description

Entrance into the premises is from Hope Street/Myrtle Street and leads into a stylish bar servery and seating area with a range of high table and stool seating.  The restaurant area which has a capacity for 170 covers is furnished with various sized tables, loose chairs and fixed wall seating. The floor is a mixture of mosaic and plain porcelain tiles.

The bar servery is well designed and equipped with wine and bottled beer cooling cabinets, a glass washer, a coffee machine and EPOS tills.  There is a wide range of draught beer and lager dispense pumps and spirit optics.

There are ladies, gents` and accessible toilet facilities at the rear of the restaurant.

In addition, the business has the benefit of a well-equipped refrigerated beer store, a staff changing room and toilet and an administration office.


The kitchen is open styled and is located at the rear of the restaurant.  It has a full range of commercial equipment, a wash area and food preparation area and meets all local authority and public health requirements.

Outside Seating Area

There are popular seating areas on each side of the restaurant windows which benefit from canopies and portable heaters. This area can cater for approximately 80 covers.

Fixtures And Fittings

All fixtures and fittings are to be included in the sale. Any items that are owned by a third party or personal to our clients will be exempt.


The property benefits from mains gas, a fully installed air conditioning system, an intruder alarm, interior/exterior CCTV and a fire detection system.

Permitted Hours

Licensed Trade Associates has not examined any licence documentation and any future buyer must arrange with their solicitors to verify this information.

Monday to Sunday 09.00 a.m. untill12.30 a.m.

Premises Licence No:  LA150091

Energy Performance Certificate

An Energy Performance Certificate is being prepared by our client and will be made available to prospective purchasers in due course.


The refinery has the benefit of a 21-year lease with 13 years remaining. The present rent is £112k per annum plus VAT. Rent reviews are every 5 years. Business rates are presently under appeal.


There are management accounts available to seriously interested parties following a formal accompanied viewing.

Guide Price

Price including all business fixtures and fittings and goodwill but excluding all stock £95,000.

Viewing And Confidentiality

All arrangements to view are strictly by appointment through Mr Bob Collins and no approaches whatsoever must be made to the owner or the business.  For an appointment to view please telephone Bob Collins on 07721 329999.

Agents Notes

Prospective purchasers should make their own enquiries as to the adequacy and present condition of all service installations and related equipment at the property, whether or not referred to in these particulars. Licensed Trade Associates for themselves, and the vendors or lessors of this property, whose agents they are give notice that - (1.) The particulars are set out as a general outline only, for guidance to intending purchasers or lessees, and do not constitute either in whole or part of an offer or contract. (2.) All descriptions, dimensions, references to condition and necessary permissions for use and occupation and other details are given without responsibility and intending Purchasers or Tenants should not rely on them as statements or representation of fact but must satisfy themselves by inspection or otherwise as to the correctness of same. (3.) No persons in the employment of Licensed Trade Associates has any authority to make or give any representation or warranty whatsoever in relation to this property. All prices are quoted exclusive of VAT unless otherwise indicated.