The Marquis Bar is a community value pub on the high street in the Shettleston area of Glasgow. This fantastic established business is now available due to the previous tenancy coming to an end. A popular high street bar, it’s frequented by a mixed group of local customers, many of whom are drawn by the regular activities that the pub puts on throughout the week and at weekends. However, there’s potential to develop existing trade here and further build this business.
Mainly used by locals, the Marquis Bar has a good following for the range of community activities it offers. The trading space consists of a public bar and a reasonably sized lounge bar area, with WiFi available throughout. Developing an effective marketing strategy will help you to plan for a profitable future that maximises the excellent, versatile facilities of this pub. The public bar and lounge area here attract a mixture of different clientele, which allows you to market the business to a range of customers, offering a variety of suitable activities and events to draw in drinkers throughout the week and at weekends.
Please note this pub does not have domestic accommodation.
Shettleston is a subsurb in the east end of Glasgow, lying between the neighbouring districts of Parkhead to the west and Baillieston to the east. Sitting about 2.5 miles from the city centre, it’s well served by public transport. The Marquis Bar sits on a corner plot on the high street, attracting plenty of potential passing trade. The pub is surrounded by a large area of residential housing, primarily apartments and estate properties.
We’re looking for an operator who is experienced and knowledgeable about driving business forward in a very competitive marketplace. You’ll need to quickly become the face of the pub, offering a warm welcome to customers of all ages. Local already? That would be a clear advantage.