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New Listing! Newly-Built Fully-Equipped Restaurant w/Drive-Thru Crystal Lake, IL – Corner Of Route 31 & James R Rakow Rd

In A 20,536 SqFt Out Parcel Of The Very Busy Crystal Lake Walmart Supercenter

Crystal Lake, IL

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Food Type: Any, Drive-Thru, Liquor License, Mexican/Tex-Mex

Service Type: Fast Casual

Business Type: Independent

Sale Type: Asset Sale

Asking Price: $49,000

Gross Sales: $(Asset Sale)

Net Operating Income: $(Asset Sale)

Monthly Rent: $7,295

Lease Expiration: 03/2031

Lease Options: One 5-Year Option

Year Established: 2022

Owner Operated: Yes

Seller Financing: No


Currently operating as a popular Mexican grill & bar offering delicious authentic Mexican cuisine including street tacos, burrito bowls, fajitas, quesadillas, nachos, loco fries, elote and more. Also, amazing horchata, margaritas, specialty cocktails and Mexican beers.

Perfect for a fast-casual or fast-food restaurant. Dine inside or out, carryout, pickup and convenient drive-thru. Plus, catering. Online ordering also available. Also, pre-approved for gaming!

Newly build-out. Boasts large expansive windows, tall ceilings, exposed ductwork, cool concrete floors, small bar, open kitchen, fenced in patio and more. Fully equipped with all new equipment. Kitchen features a 14ft hood, 6-burner stove w/oven, 2ft grill, 4ft flat-top, 2-basket deep fryer, 3-well steam table, 2-door refrigerated prep tables, walk-in cooler & freezer, ice machine, 3 station POS system and much more. Plus, the bar has a 3-door under-counter bottle cooler.

Independent - no royalty, advertising or transfer fees. Asset sale - all furniture, fixtures and equipment (FF&E) included. Spent over $350,000 on the build-out with all high-quality materials!

Keep the current Mexican concept or bring your own to this A+ location!!

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

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Boasts incredible signage, visibility and access, plus ample parking. As well as high foot and vehicle counts.

Growth and Expansion:

Location, location location!!!


Prime corner retail space in a 20,536 sqft out parcel of the very busy Crystal Lake Walmart Supercenter. Along with 31 Nail Care, Crystal Tobacco & Vape, Dental Works, GameStop, Kumi Sushi, Nikos Ham & Beef, Sally Beauty, Verizon and Starbucks.

Perfectly situated at the corner of Route 31 and James R Rakow Rd, two major thoroughfares with high traffic counts. Across Whispering Hills Garden & Landscape Center, Pauly Toyota and Althoff Home Services.

Located in Crystal Lake, the largest city in McHenry County with a population of over 40,000. A modern-day city that still retains its small-town charm. An incredible place to visit, dine, shop, play, live and enjoy all of its amenities which also includes a lake, golf course, recreation area, parks and wonderful schools.

County: McHenry


Lease Information: Leased space $7,295/mth gross (also includes garbage). Current lease expires Mar 2031 with one 5-year option.

Square Feet: 1,962.

Seating: 55 Inside & 20 Outside.

Days/Hrs of Operation: Tu-Th 11a-8p, Fr-Sa 11a-9p, Su 11a-7p.

Real Estate: Leased.

Value of FF&E: Included In Asking Price (Valued at $45,000).

Value of Inventory: 4,000 (Not Included In Asking Price).

Number of Employees: 10.

Support/Training: Open to discuss.

Seller Financing Available: No.

Reason for Selling: Family.

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