The Cobb Arms is a thriving flagship local land mark pub located opposite the famous Cobb and only yards from the ever popular the beach in Lyme Regis town centre all of which is designated as part of the world heritage Dorset Jurassic Coast region.

The pub has a solid reputation for offering a high level of service and has continued to grow its business year on year.

The pub comprises of a busy large open bar that is popular with both locals and tourists during the summer season. In addition there is a busy letting side to the business with high occupancy levels all year round. Outside the pub there are two separate seating areas that can accommodate those customers wanting to smoke. With a fully equipped commercial catering kitchen, service area and comfortable private flat it is a quality opportunity that rarely becomes available.

The Cobb Arms would suit entrepreneurial licensees dedicated to delivering great service in a high-volume catering environment.

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The Pilot Boat is a well-established local land mark pub located in the heart of Lyme Regis on the world heritage Dorset Jurassic Coast

The pub is about to undergo a transformational project scheme with a launch date scheduled for May 2018. On reopening the Pilot Boat will offer high quality letting accommodation alongside a completely renovated bar and restaurant area as well as a new roof terrace that will have views out across Lyme Bay. The project will include the renovation and provision of a fully equipped commercial catering kitchen, cold stores, two separate cellars, staff flat and courtyard area.

The Pilot Boat would suit entrepreneurial licensees with a proven track record delivering service in a high-volume catering environment.

Interested parties can contact Palmers Brewery on 01308 422396 in the first instance for more details of this exciting project.

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The Tanners is located on the high street in Bridport town centre.

The trade area comprises of two bars with a lower area set out with pool tables that leads out to a well maintained trade garden. There is rear pedestrian access to the pub from a large town centre car park as well as off street private parking.
The outdoor area benefits from a large covered smoking area and BBQ.
With a commercial catering kitchen and large private accommodation, the pub would suit experienced licensees with the energy and vision to build on the trade and focus on developing a food offer.

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Palmersโ€™ pubs are famous through-out Dorset, Devon and Somerset for their individuality and the professional customer service our licensees proudly deliver time after time. As our customers become more discerning our pubs are ever changing and we are looking for like minded individuals with the ambition, flexibility and drive to meet our customer`s expectations.

So if you want the freedom and opportunity to build your own business with the professional advice and support then why not get in touch with the team here at Palmers. Continue reading



Pubs Available

Now is your opportunity to apply for a tenancy business with Palmers.

Next Steps

1. Check out the pubs that are currently available then click on the link if appeals to you.

2. Download and print the form on this page, fill it in and then post it back.

3.Nothing available?
Donโ€™t worry we still welcome your application form and the opportunity to meet and discuss future opportunities

Or, if you prefer, you can contact us by phone (call the Secretary to the Directors,
Elaine Bearpark, on 01308 422396) and we will arrange an initial informal chat.

Weโ€™ll explain in full detail all the ins-and-outs of running a Palmers pub โ€“ and the benefits of working with a small family company who take a personal interest in supporting you and your business.
We welcome applications, whether you have experience in the licensed trade or are a newcomer looking to make your first step.
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