144 E 9th Street 1 Durango CO Real Estate

Looking for a robust year round mountain town to promote and share yourculinary skills? Or might you be an investor looking to have a turn-key rental opportunity? Consider these premises located downtown in the Colorado Heritage Plaza Building, which previously housed a thriving restaurant hot spot for 35 years. Even though the building is one of the oldest in Durango, it has been well cared for and has seen many improvements through the years, including recent renovations. The other business suites in the four-story red brick building are occupied by business professionals who previously enjoyed meeting and having meetings in the restaurant on the first floor. The property is located in the center of downtown Durango, and its canopied entrance can be seen from Main Avenue. Owners/Managers will have the convenience of two owned/assigned parking spaces to unit#1, in the lot next door. Plenty of head-in parking spaces on 9th St. for customers and courtesy parking in the lot after 6 p.m.. Entering through the front double doors, an aquarium greets and delights guests of all ages. To the left there is a private dining or meeting room, a long bar and lounge with bar stools, high and low top tables. The bar has a computerized lighting system with various color choices. Two other dinning rooms are divided by oak cabinetry and another aquarium, five upholstered booths, and a vast inventory of tables and chairs. There's a huge display case for wine and a buffet bar, with room for servers. There's a spacious, open grill kitchen and a large, well equipped prep kitchen with side door to alley. There are two walk-in refrigerators, including one in the finished basement which also offers plenty of space for use and storage, employee bathroom with lockers, washer/dryer and wine storage. The property has a men's and ladies' room upstairs, each with three stalls and has an up-front office with office equip. Included in the purchase is a LONG list of furnishings, equipment fixtures and items to help the new owners launch their new venture. Year after year, Durango has been rated as one of the best places to visit and live in Colorado - and the United States - for its natural beauty, outdoor sports offerings, famous train, College and fine and fun dining establishments. Seller financing available.