A POPULAR cocktail bar and restaurant in the Lake District has been placed on the market.

Derwent Walker in Keswick, which boasts a five-star TripAdvisor rating, is listed via specialist business property adviser Christie & Co.

A Christie & Co spokesperson said of the business: “The stylish bar and restaurant, which offers a wide selection of speciality cocktails and drinks and a carefully selected micro-dining menu, features such as exposed brick, eclectic décor, and ambient lighting creating a vibrant atmosphere throughout.

“The business is currently run under management as the owners, Jessica and Jamie Mckenzie, seek to focus on their other hospitality business ventures.

“This is an excellent turnkey opportunity for a new owner looking to acquire a successful hospitality business in a desirable Lake District location.”

Ashley Cobban, a senior business agent who is handling the sale, said: “I have known Jessica and Jamie professionally for quite some time and I have watched them grow the business to become one of the go-to bars and restaurants within Keswick.

“This is a fantastic platform for somebody to further build on and become very successful.”

For more information, visit: https://www.christie.com/5665000