FOR SALE: Market Plaice Fish Bar, Penzance, Cornwall

Well established and profitable coastal town fish and chip shop offering owner’s accommodation with 2 double bedrooms.

Stonesmith are delighted to be marketing the sale of this well established and profitable coastal town fish and chip shop. Presented to an extremely high standard throughout and offering a lucrative takeaway business combined with impressive self-contained 2 Double Bedroom Owner’s Accommodation. Situated on Causeway Head, an attractive town centre street setting within the bustling Cornish coastal town of Penzance, just off the town’s main thoroughfare.

Market Plaice Fish Bar occupies a three storey character property with origins that date back to 1843 and is set within a parade of complementary businesses. Established for over 50 years, the business comprises a purpose equipped ground floor business and provides an exceptional operating environment. The well presented premises also offer potential for incoming operators to develop the style of trade to suit their own requirements, should they wish.

The premises briefly comprise:- Customer Servery and Seating Area, Preparation Kitchen, Purpose Equipped Wet Room/Chip Preparation Room, Refrigeration Room and Store Areas, Al Fresco Seating for 16 customers to the front of the property. Self-Contained 2 Double Bedroom Owner’s Accommodation on the upper floors with Sitting Room, Fully Fitted Kitchen and Family Bathroom.   

Market Plaice Fish Bar is an extremely well-regarded business which has been the subject of continuous investment and improvement by our clients during their 17 years of ownership. The business offers a range of traditional fish and chips along with burgers, pies, sides, condiments and hot and cold drinks. All food is freshly prepared to order. The business has an excellent reputation ensuring impressive regular and repeat trade year-round. The business is offered for sale due to retirement and a viewing appointment is essential in order to fully appreciate the high standards inherent throughout all aspects of the business and property.  

The freehold business is on the market for an asking price of £345,000. Full property details are available on our website: and viewings arranged by calling 01392 201262.