Finding restaurant or pub financing is a challenge in 2018 because, rightly or wrongly, it is considered high risk. The main types of financing are as follows: Bank, Credit Union, SBA (small business loan) Personal Equity (your own money) Investors (Family, friends, business partners, high net worth individuals)

Finding restaurant or pub financing is a challenge in 2018 because, rightly or wrongly, it is considered high risk. The main types of financing are as follows:

  1. Bank, Credit Union, SBA (small business loan)
  2. Personal Equity (your own money)
  3. Investors (Family, friends, business partners, high net worth individuals)
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Pub Facts

Most restaurant businesses have a food to beverage ratio of 75% to 25%. In Irish Pubs the ratio is usually closer to 50%/50%, making them significantly more profitable as a result of lower labor and product costs.