Directly Across The Convention Center And Close To The Rock River At A Key Intersection In The Thriving Revitalized Main Street District Of Downtown
Rockford, IL
Asking Price: $99,000
Gross Sales: $288,638
Net Operating Income: $53,659
Monthly Rent: $1,600
Lease Expiration: 11/2020
Options: Three 5-Year Options
Year Established: 2015
Owner Operated: No
Seller Financing: No
Food Type: Bar/Pub/Tavern, Grill
Service Type: Full Service
Business Type: Independent
Sale Type: Business For Sale


An upscale American sports pub with a great variety of beer and spirits, plus the best whiskey list in town.

Simple operation - simple menu for dine-in or take-out featuring delicious appetizers, salads, soups, flatbreads, tacos, nachos, sandwiches, wraps, paninis, burgers, entrees, sides and desserts.

Cool rustic modern build out. Expansive windows, tin ceilings, exposed ductwork, wood slat and stone walls. Full bar with 6 beers on tap. Lots of seating at the bar, high-top tables and high-top booths. Plus high-top community tables. 18 large screen tvs to watch all the games. Great sound system. Separate gaming area with 5 video gaming machines, plus ATM. 15 camera security system. Covered outdoor patio.

Well established location over 4 years! Independent, no royalty, ad or transfer fees.

Feel free to stop by the location as a customer first. This is a highly confidentially listing, please DO NOT talk to any of the employees or patrons. If interested, contact EatZ for more information. Showings by appointment only.

County: Winnebago

Prime corner retail space directly across the convention center and close to the Rock River with ample parking at a key intersection in the thriving revitalized main street district of downtown Rockford. Tons of foot and vehicle traffic.

Perfectly situated in downtown Rockford full of shops, museums, galleries, breweries, restaurants, coffee houses, swanky lofts, yoga studios, one-of-a-kind attractions and booming businesses. Offering the area’s finest collection of arts, entertainment, sporting events, cultural venues & activities, unique dining & shopping experiences, historic neighborhoods, attractive parks, grand churches and a rich historic architectural legacy. And all along the Rock River, the biggest focal point of the city!

Plus, continued growth is expected with new events, new projects, new developments, more investment, more renovation and more new businesses coming to downtown Rockford. A popular destination for both local residents and visiting boaters from around the region!

Rockford, in general is the 3rd largest city in IL outside of Chicago, conveniently located 65 miles northwest of O'Hare. The area is home to several Fortune 500 company facilities, 3 major medical facilities, as well as more than 15,000 other businesses. It's the best of big city and small-town living. Almost 30% of the US population lives within 500 miles of its borders!

Real Estate: Leased

Leased space - cheap $1,600/mth gross (also includes gas and water). Current lease expires in Nov 2020 with three 5-year options. The city is the landlord. Square Feet: 1,600. Seating: 60 Inside & 24 Outside. Days/Hrs of Operation: Mo-Th 11a-11p & Fr-Sa 11a-1a

Number of Employees: 6
Support/Training: Negotiable on # of weeks of on-site comprehensive training.
Value of FF&E: Included In Asking Price

Excellent location in the heart of downtown Rockford. Delicious pub food with a twist in a unique sports pub atmosphere. Amazing multi-screen tv wall behind the bar. Great variety of beer and spirits. Boasts a hand-picked whiskey selection of over 100 curated varieties of scotch, bourbon and whiskey. Best whiskey list in town. Fun place. Also known for their friendly service.

Growth and Expansion:

Rockford’s premier high-end sports bar. A top stop in downtown Rockford. A real main street district gem. A downtown staple. Great place to catch a game, grab a drink or bite before/after an event, concert or hockey game at the convention center. Highly rated and recommended, great reputation to continue to build upon.

Time to get in is now! A perfect spot in Rockford’s revitalized downtown near the convention center and a huge new hotel development.

Seller Financing Available: No
Reason For Selling: Changing careers.