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Melbourne, Liverpool

L13 6RH

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The Melbourne is a true community pub situated on a busy main road close with passing trade and clos...

The Melbourne is a true community pub situated on a busy main road close with passing trade and close to the  Old Swan, Liverpool. The Melbourne has established itself as a hub for the local community, and is surrounded by chimney pots and shops. It has a supportive and loyal customer base which continues to grow.

Pub Layout

The Melbourne has recently been refurbished internally and externally back in 2021 and is in fantastic condition throughout. Upon entering The Melbourne, guests are welcomed into a spacious open-plan area featuring the main bar. The interior boasts both modern & traditional aesthetic, with both the internal and external spaces refurbished to a high standard. The atmosphere is vibrant yet inviting, perfect for socialising or enjoying a night out. The open-plan area is tastefully furnished with a combination of loose and fixed seating, catering to various group sizes and preferences. The flooring is a mix of hard and soft materials, providing both comfort and practicality. Sports enthusiasts will appreciate the presence of four TVs strategically placed around the front lounge area, ensuring that locals can catch all the action from any vantage point. Beyond this section lies a enclosed beer terrace,  for approximately 20 guests with a feature wall adorned with a Liverpool mural, adding a touch of character to the space.

The Melbourne is a true community local, well supported by regulars from the local community, with a strong emphasis on sports, particularly racing and football, as well as other entertainment like darts, DJs, and karaoke. The fact that it’s well-supported by the surrounding area and regularly attracts locals for various events speaks to its appeal within the community. The combination of showing sports matches, hosting events like darts tournaments, and offering entertainment like DJs and karaoke contributes to its popularity and the lively atmosphere on weekends where the pub is open till 1am. It has a varied product range featuring a great selection of category leading products, complemented by numerous regular weekly promotions, customers can expect exceptional value for their money.

Private Accommodation

The Melbourne offers more than just a lively pub atmosphere; it also provides comfortable and convenient private accommodation on the first floor. With two bedrooms, a kitchen, lounge, office and bathroom, this space is ideal for a couple or a family.

Security deposit: £2,000

No rent applicable on this agreement

This opportunity is for you to run your pub as a self-employed manager. Admiral Taverns take care of all the running costs including rates, utilities, stock and day to day running costs whilst you take home 18.5% of the net weekly sales, all employment costs relating to your staff and any council tax and TV licence for the residential quarters.

All new operators have comprehensive free training as part of their agreement.

  • 7 Steps to Sales Success Training Programme.  Held online over two days, you will learn marketing and business strategies that will help you to grow sales in your pub – step-by-step.
  • E-Learning Training for you and your staff. Featuring more than 30 courses for both you and your staff, you’ll have access to a wide range of topics from Compliance, Health and Safety to Personal Development and Wellbeing.

Mark Cleverly the Business Development Manager is seeking an operator that can provide a safe welcoming environment for its regular drinkers whilst still attracting weekend trade. Someone who understands a sports pub and can drive footfall before, during and after games and who can grow the sports viewing customers throughout the week. With Community at the heart of what we do, the new operator should be experienced in driving community engagement and should strive to become the hub of the local area.

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