Restaurant & Cafe FAQs

A list of frequently asked questions on Restaurant shopfitting

  • Can you help me with planning permission?

    Yes, of course we can help. We do charge a small fee to cover our costs. We can help you seek all relevant planning permissions and submit all necessary applications for your restaurant refurbishment.

  • Do I need to apply for change of use? Is this something you can help me with?

    We generally advise that clients seek change if use applications before engaging our services as this can something that can take some time. However, we can help with this process for a small fee.

  • How much will my restaurant refurbishment cost?

    A restaurant refurbishment is never cheap and we have found that many people have tried to cut corners by using lesser experienced companies and builders to carry out the works. We offer a set rate for the services we offer and are proud to be able to be compliant to all regulatory bodies and offer a good working environment for our site teams.

    There is no set cost for a restaurant design and refurbishment, and a cost estimate is in the region of £1,200 upwards per square metre plus fees and any related charges. There are variables that can change the base estimate cost including the type of design required, the size of the premises, how many covers the restaurant will serve, the location and also the specification requirements.

  • What if I have a design for my restaurant, bar of café – will you still do the shop fitting works?

    Absolutely, if you have instructed an interior designer to prepare a design pack for you we can work from this and carry out the restaurant shop fit. We are a restaurant interior design and restaurant shop fitting company however; we can always be flexible and are happy to work on varied projects to suit clients.

  • Do you offer free consultations?

    Yes, we do offer free consultations at our offices from Monday to Friday during 9am to 5.30pm. If you would like to discuss your restaurant design and shop fitting project please call us today to book your consultation. We are based in Croydon. In some cases we can also come and visit you. Just give us a call to discuss the options.

  • What do these consultations include?

    The initial free consultation is basically to discuss your project and to understand your requirements. This is also a chance for you to see if we are the right people to bring your project to life. We are strong believers in making connections with clients. As a company around 70% of our business is returning clients. At this stage we want to know your vision for your new business.

  • Can you offer me a professional and technical drawings package for a restaurant refurbishment?

    Yes, we have experienced restaurant shopfitters and can offer a drawings service to get your project started. Once we have had the initial consultation and have secured the premises our team can produce all relevant 3D drawings. For this service there is a charge as we carry out a site visit, take through measurements and conduct a space planning survey internally. For the 3D packages, we prepare mood boards with details textures, finishing samples. If you would like to review this service further and get some costs for your restaurant, bar, and café design project please contact us today.

  • Can you fit out a catering kitchen?

    Yes, we can. Our overall restaurant interior design and shop fitting service is comprehensive which means we cover every aspect of the restaurant refurbishment from the planning, absolute design, kitchen design and the actual restaurant shop fit out.

  • Can you help me design my restaurant logo as part of the overall shop fitting project?

    The internal, external and branding and logo for the restaurant are a part of the overall service that we offer. If you would like to have a chat about our services to see how we can help bring your restaurant to life, call us today.

    We recognise the importance of a good restaurant interior design. Our teams are able to take the stress of a restaurant refurbishment project off your hands and let you focus on running the actual business. We are pleased to be able to offer many effective shop fitting services that will strengthen your business and help you create a profitable business.

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