The Smoking Barrel
Whether you’re a fan of their world-famous donuts or the melt in your mouth 16-hour low n slow smoked BBQ brisket, The Smoking Barrel in Motueka is well known for their flavour-packed delicacies and point-of-difference food and dining.
The owners have worked hard to build an exceptional reputation for their business since its inception in 2016. They have stamped out a place on the map for their rave-worthy signature dishes and have become known as the “small town donut capital of NZ”.
Situated at the north end of High Street and the first hospitality venue as you enter the town from that direction, the establishment is in a prime location. Seating offers options of an open plan layout, a beer garden, secluded booth seating or a breezy street frontage dining experience. On weekends, the 1963 Chevrolet BBQ truck is parked outside which captures the attention of many.
Popular with locals and visitors to the area, The Smoking Barrel is a “must-do” on everyone’s list! Patrons line up eagerly for their takeaway coffees and insta-worthy donuts. Mastering his skills with the smoker, head chef, Jo, has built a reputation as the “go-to” place for low n slow smoked BBQ meats, epic burgers and unforgettable platters enjoyed with beverages from the licensed bar.
Featured in media platforms including national television appearances on 7 Sharp and the AM Show and articles in Dish Magazine, New Zealand Woman’s Weekly, The Nelson Mail, The New Zealand herald, The Daily Mail UK and Stuff.co.nz. The Smoking Barrel consistently holds the number 1 spot on Trip Advisor.
The owners have extended their scope and cater private events, functions, weddings and large festivals utilizing their multiple food carts. The range of online heat-and-eat BBQ products provides additional income opportunities.
This is a unique opportunity to take over a thriving business and reap the rewards!
Business for Sale: Offers Over $350,000 + GST (if any).