Starting a Wine and Cocktail Bar
- Price: £5.99
- Published: December 2016
- Type: Business Opportunity Profile
- Format: PDF
- Qualifications and skills
- Key market issues and trends
- Trading, commercial and legal issues
- Further information
Wine and cocktail bars are licensed premises that specialise in serving a wide range of classic, vintage and contemporary cocktails, including original cocktails created by the bar's staff. Along with an extensive wine list, they also typically offer hot and cold snacks and coffee and a selection of premium spirits and beers in a stylish, informal bar area. Most wine and cocktail bars are situated in busy town and city centre locations close to restaurants, theatres and business districts.
This profile provides information about starting up and running a wine and cocktail bar. It describes the skills required, the training available, the current market trends and the key trading issues. It also explains the main legislation that must be complied with and provides sources of further information and support.