Opening a small coffee shop
This is a discussion on Opening a small coffee shop within the Coffee Shops, Espresso Bars & Cafes forums, part of the Coffee Addicts category; Well it depends on what kind of coffee shop you want. To just give you an overview, here are some of approximate costs: Drive-Thru Coffee ...
- 01-10-2013 02:31 AM #11
Well it depends on what kind of coffee shop you want. To just give you an overview, here are some of approximate costs:
Drive-Thru Coffee Shop: Small- Around $50,000
Big: Around $100,000 to $200,000
Coffee Cart: $30,000
Sit-Down Coffee Bar - $200,000-$500,000
- 01-10-2013 02:31 AM # ADS
- 01-12-2013 07:01 AM #12
add about 20-50k if you are in NYC, Bay Area and some of the most expensive places in US....
Also you can cut down the cost above, if you can get used items.
If you are looking to open a coffee house, look into already established who is selling. Unless they are franchised coffee house, they will be much more reasonable.
- 02-25-2013 10:36 AM #13
When you say "small" for the Drive-Thru shop. How many square feet are you referencing? Thanks
- 02-25-2013 02:25 PM #14
- 03-29-2013 11:07 PM #15
Hello...I'm new to this site; I just purchased a coffee shop that needs help. It's going to be a sticky process. I hope to gain knowledge through these forums and hopefully share some. Currently, the shop uses Monin syrups. I don't particularly care if the syrup is "gluten-free, or all natural." I just want it to taste good. What is really the difference between the Torani brand and Monin? I've always used Torani myself. Any suggestions would be great. Thanks.
Last edited by chunky; 03-29-2013 at 11:28 PM. Reason: typo
- 03-30-2013 05:47 AM #16
I prefer Monin over Torani or Davinci. Not only is the packaging better I find it thicker and tastes more natural. Routin 1883 is very nice as well...
Sirops gastronomiques des Alpes - 1883 de Philibert Routin"Wine is for aging, not coffee."
Ken Hutchinson, Starsky and Hutch
- 04-02-2013 11:12 PM #17
Here is some advice, buy a little note book. Small enough you can carry everywhere. When you get a good idea and you will get them at random times. Write it down, then when you come to start the business. You can use that book to write up your business plan.Advertising Signature Line Removed by Moderator
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