Could you run this pub in Bridlington?
The Bull & Sun is a well-loved community pub located in the Old Town of Bridlington, East Ridings in Yorkshire. This grade II listed building is full of charm and is ideally located at the heart of this coastal town. The pub has an excellent reputation for its homemade food and prides itself on its quality offering of cask ales, with it being cask marque accredited.
The trading area of the pub consists of a central bar which serves both the games room and cosy lounge and restaurant that serves up to 84 covers. The pub is famous amongst locals for its live entertainment, including music and quiz nights, which are always a massive hit.
The pub entices seaside holiday makers which makes its beautiful beer garden the perfect place for family and friends to gather and relax with a cold drink and enjoy some live music.
We have exciting plans to complete a substantial investment in this pub. Works will include a full internal decoration to rejuvenate the pubs warm feel, substantial upgrades to the pubs facilities and works to enhance the beer garden.
This fantastic opportunity comes with domestic accommodation that consists of 4 bedrooms and a private kitchen and lounge.
About the local area
The coastal town of Bridlington which sits on the Holderness Coast of the North Sea, has award winning sand and shingle beaches and is famous for being the ‘Lobster Capital of Europe’. The pub is located within the historic Old Town of Bridlington, close to the Bayle Gate Museum and the Priory Church, it is steeped in Medieval character. The pub is set just a few miles away from the hustle and bustle of Bridlington town centre and is ideally placed for capturing hungry and thirsty tourists.
We are seeking a Publican who has the skill to manage a large team and the experience provide a high-quality food offer. You will need to be able to build strong and lasting relationships with the residents to ensure this pub remains at the heart of its community and also continue to get tourists through the doors in the summer months.
Our Tenancy agreements vary between 3 – 5 years offer a flexible approach to running your own pub business. Your pub will be ready to trade, with carefully tailored food and drinks menus in place which you can evolve as you go along.
You will receive a high level of support and everything you need to run a successful business. From the beginning, you will have dedicated Punch Development Manager, plus access to training and development, business planning, operations and accounting expertise.
Once you’ve completed the 5-day induction course we’ll provide you with ongoing support to help you maximise the efficiency, sales and profitability of your pub. This includes helping you decide on the right drinks offer, guidance on margin and support creating a marketing plan to build for continued success. To help market your pub, we also offer lots of support and advice.
Punch tenancy agreements have shared repairs liability, we will help you manage your ongoing repairing obligations. We do this by operating a repairs and maintenance fund for all new agreements.