How to choose the right location & premise for a restaurant
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How to choose the right location & premise for a restaurant

Learn how to choose the right trade area and a commercial property for a successful restaurant
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Created by Anna Kurmanbaeva
Last updated 8/2017
English
Price: $60
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Includes:
  • 1 hour on-demand video
  • 2 Practice Tests
  • Full lifetime access
  • Access on mobile and TV
  • Certificate of Completion
What Will I Learn?
  • Choose the right location for a restaurant opening
  • Conduct location research and analysis to make the right decision on restaurant location choice
  • Conduct analysis of potential premise
  • Understand property lease, rent benchmarks and points for negotiations
  • Understand the link between restaurant concept and trade area
  • Perform target customer analysis and apply the result to evaluate potential of the trade area
  • Understand the operational flow layout and basic kitchen design
  • Take first steps for opening a successful restaurant
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Requirements
  • iOS, android, PC and Mac
Description

If you are interested in opening your own restaurant and want to learn more about what's involved, how realistic it is, where to start from, and how to avoid the most common mistakes with restaurant start-ups,  this course is the right place to learn from. 

Developed by the industry professional with more than 10 years experience in restaurant set up and operations, it's based on practical approach and real experience from the field and delivered in easy to understand, straight to the point language.

Wrong location choice is one of the top reason why restaurants fail.  You can avoid this misfortune and set yourself up for success by taking the necessary steps when it comes to choosing the right location and premise for a new restaurant opening. 

This includes:

• Full understanding of restaurant concept and what it means for your operation and location choice

• Customer target analysis and how to use it when choosing a potetial site for a restaurant operation

• Trade area and site analysis, including exercises, checklists and  practical recommendations 

• What do you need to know  about premise specifications and requirements for a restaurant operation

• Building limitations and what to be aware of to avoid mistakes

• How to developing layout for effective operation flow required for food business

• Important lease details you need to negotiate when taking a commercial property

• Learn about industry standards and benchmarks on location requirements, rent benchmarks, operational restaurant design.

This course is based on real-world experience and knowledge and this this step-by-step practical guide will give you the essential knowledge and you need to pursue your dream of opening a successful restaurant. 

If you have taken my course and feel that you have some additional questions not covered in this guide, feel free to contact me. I will be happy to answer them and give you further direction and support.

Who is the target audience?
  • Anyone who wants to know how to open a successful restaurant
  • New entrepreneurs in restaurant business
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Curriculum For This Course
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Introduction
9 Lectures 45:51

Introduction to the course and agenda

Preview 02:15

Main factors for restaurant location choice, types and size of trade areas and how it effects our decision on location choice.

Preview 01:52


Identify the best suitable trade area for the following restaurants based on their concept fit.

Link between restaurant concept and trade area
4 questions


Choose all the points that you need to review when conducting your customer target analysis. 

Note* Those points should help you to evaluate if a potential trade area is suitable for your restaurant concept and for capturing your customer target.

Building a profile of your customer target
1 question

Trade area analysis: accessibility, neighbourhood and footfall
05:41

Site analysis: building, size and space, condition and legal requirements
06:13

Effective restaurant layout and kitchen design, operational flow
06:16

Rent, building related costs and lease negotiations
07:10

Lessons learned checklist and conclusions
05:40
About the Instructor
Anna Kurmanbaeva
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4 Students
1 Course
Restaurant set up and operations Expert

Hi, I’m Anna. I created a series of courses on how to launch and run a successful restaurant operation from over 10 years experience in hospitality in multiples roles from cocktail bar  to Multi-Unit restaurant Operations Management. I have been involved from the ground-up in initiating and designing restaurant operation processes and have used this practical experience to manage and grow hospitality businesses. 

This step-by-step practical guide is based on real-world experience and knowledge and will give you the essential knowledge that you need to pursue your dream of opening a successful restaurant and grow it further.

I have worked across different business functions for retail and hospitality chains in London, and my experience has helped restaurants grow eight-fold in the last six years. My full-time focus now is as an Independent Consultant to help hospitality businesses grow and succeed. Get in touch if you would like to know more.