John A. Russo Jr.

Just Restaurants

Phone: (860) 257-4274

Fax: 860-257-4276


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530 Silas Deane Highway, Suite 213,
Wethersfield, Connecticut 6109 (View Map)

About the Company

Broker Biography

John A. Russo Jr. (860) 257-4274

Introduction

Company Information:
For buying, selling, or appraising restaurants, turn to the specialists who know the business and marketplace better than anyone in Connecticut. All associates have restaurant backgrounds. We have handled restaurant sales exclusively since 1990, selling 300 restaurants worth more than $39 million. We sold 30 Connecticut restaurants in 2004/2005 worth more than $9 million including: Brannigan{s in Southington, Constantine{s in Niantic, Oxbow in Hartford, Cabin in Meriden, Vito{s in Middletown, and Three Lions (now Anna{s) in South Glastonbury.

Background:
John A. Russo, Jr., President founded Just Restaurants in 1990. Prior ownership interests in Connecticut include: Jonathan{s Lakeside Restaurant (Windsor), Ruth{s Chris Steakhouse (Newington), The Windsor House (Windsor), and The Town Squire Restaurant (Hartford). His family currently owns the Landmark Bidwell Tavern (Coventry). His expertise also encompasses finance, real estate investments and authorship. He has served in various executive capacities for the Travelers and Hartford Insurance companies. Mr. Russo earned an M.B.A. in finance from the University of Connecticut and holds a B.S. in Meteorology from the City College of New York.

John A. Russo, III, Vice President is the ranking executive in Hartford, Middlesex, Tolland and Litchfield Counties. Mr. Russo received his Bachelor{s Degree in Restaurant and Hotel Management from Johnson and Wales College, Providence, Rhode Island and has over 20 years experience in the restaurant industry. He served as Operational Manager of The Town Squire Restaurant (Hartford), as Food and Beverage Manager at La Renaissance (East Windsor), and Assistant Manager of The Blacksmith Tavern (Glastonbury). He recently spent six years as Owner/Operator of the highly successful Jonathan{s Lakeside Restaurant in Windsor. Mr. Russo, an experienced chef as well as manager, will work closely with Sellers and Buyers, utilizing his overall technical restaurant talents.

Areas Served

Hartford, CT

Business For Sale Listings

$399,000
Cash Flow: $207,000 
Hartford Co., CT 
Busy Tavern type Restaurant Popular Tavern type

This is a very popular locall Tavern in a very busy town, this is a very busy local Restaurant and well known in the entire county! Owner has been in the business a long time and ready to throw in the towel. This is a turn key operation and could be very profitable for a new energenic Restaurant owner to increase the all ready 1.6 m sales. More info

Hartford County CT Bars and Taverns Businesses for Sale
$595,000
Southwick, MA 
Restaurant Property For Sale Lake front property Includes Real Estate

This 30 year old Gem awaits a new owner with the energy to Run a beautiful Lakeside semi seasonal Restaurant with inside and outside Bars and several dining areas More info

Southwick, Massachusetts Real Estate for Sale
$99,000
Hartford, CT 
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Closed Banquet and Catering Kitchen

Excellent opportunity for a Seasoned Chef/Owner to get into there own business!! There is a 140 seat Banquet room and a very nice reception area. Fully equipt kitchen Call AJ Russo 860-830-1238 More info

$139,000
Cash Flow: $60,000 
Hartford Co., CT 
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Busy coffe shop/Deli

This is a 2500 sqft popular Deli and catering on a busy street in a large City! Owner is retiring. Annual sales of $522,000 and a current cash flow of app $60,000 to the Owner.There are 48 seats and a seasonal Patio. Current owner has operated the establishment For more than 12 years.The current Lease is $2,697.92/Month.There I currently 5 Part time and 2 fulltime employees and 2 partime Drivers More info

$120,000
Cash Flow: $60,000 
Hartford Co., CT 
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Profitable DELI operation

This is the #1 Deli in the area it has been in operation since 1969 ! What a run! Family operated from the beginning. 4 to 5 employees are needed to run the business. There are 65 seats an is open daily 8am to 8pm CLOSED ON SUNDAY. 2156 sq ft everything is in great condition. More info

$125,000
Cash Flow: $60,827 
Middlesex Co., CT 
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Popular Country Pub

Located in a very popular Resort area located near twin Lakes camp grounds, golf course and Marinas This Popular area Pub has been operating with a very successful BBQ Theme for several years and has a very diverse menu also! An excellent opportunity for a family operator or a chef operator The equipment is all in great condition.owner nets around $ 65,000. 62 seats in the dining area 36 in the bar and a seasonal patio for 48 An updated and very clean kitchen to work with. More info

$1,200,000
Lyme, CT 
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Ocean Front Restaurant Property

This is a great opportunity for a good Restaurant operator to expand down to the Connecticut Shoreline with a location on the Beach. This parcel has 3 structures #1 is the 1412 sq ft Restaurant with a 982 sq ft upstairs Office and storage and a 1488 sq ft Patio. #2 688 sq ft Apartment with 144 sq ft porch and structure #3 is a 530 sq ft Commercial building used for storage. Current Property is for Sale the previous Business owner would open April to Labor day and did $700,000 - $800,000 estimated More info

$45,000
Manchester, CT 
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Closed prior BBQ Restaurant

This is a great opportunity for seasoned Restaurant owner to expand into another venture. This is basically a equipment sale on a main street in a busy town. Most of the equipment is less then 2 years old. More info

$95,000
Cash Flow: $60,000 
Middlesex Co., CT 
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Pizza Takeout/Delivery Price Reduced!!!

This is a very Good Pizza delivery operation which delivers to 6 area townsI More info

$135,000
Cash Flow: $75,000 
New Haven Co., CT 
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Popular Italian American Restaurant

This is a great location for this beautiful 90 seat Restaurant ! There is plenty of parking and there is a beautiful Bar. all the equipment is in great condition. The dining rooms are set up for ala carte and can also seat up to 60 for Banquets and parties. Owners are tired and want to move on The Rent is Currently $5500 but could be negotiable for new Tenant. More info

$155,000
Cash Flow: $85,331 
Hartford Co., CT 
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Popular Area Italian Restaurant( PRICE REDUCED)

This beautiful Italian Pizza Restaurant has had an excellent 10 year run. located in a beautiful and busy plaza setting. It is very well runed and profitable operation! This is a great opportunity for a experienced operator. 2 year return on you investment. CONTACT AJ RUSSO 860-830-1238 for Showing!!! More info

$100,000
Cash Flow: $100,000 
Hampton, MA 
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Exellent Lakeside Opportunity

This is a very seasonal Lakeside Restaurant/ Pub that has been operated by the same owner for 33 years. The owner is ready to throw in the towel. Recent sales are app. $10000/wk and the owner nets app $100,000 PER YEAR. There is a full Liquor License with 200 seats inside and around a 100 seat patio overlooking beautifull Lake Congamond in Southwick Mass.There is also an approved Marina License for 48 slips. Rent for only $3,000/month NNN for 5 years.This is a great opportunity for a new owner to own his own Marina and Restaurant with entertainment outside on the Patio in the summer and inside in the Winter. Endless opportunities. PROPERTY AVAILABLE AT Appraised Value at any time during the More info

$450,000
Cash Flow: $331,593 
New Haven Co., CT 
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Excellent Family Diner(Very Profitable)

This is a very popular Diner with a great customer base to start with! There are 120 seats in the dining area and additional patio seating. The Restaurant is open 7 days 6am-9pm daily. The equipment is in great shape . With annual sales of $1,048,553 and a net annual cash flow of $331,593 which makes it Less then a 2 year return on you investment. A great opportunity for a well seasoned experienced Diner Family! More info

$99,000
Cash Flow: $75,000 
New Haven Co., CT 
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Pizza Price Reduced

This free standing Pizza Restaurant it has been in business for 27 years. It has an outstanding reputation and is a busy town and well populated. There is a nice 40 seat Dining room. This owner has been doing Pizza since 1980 and says its time to turn it over to a new operator. CALL AJ RUSSO to take a look.860-830-1238 More info

$345,000
Cash Flow: $172,097 
New London Co., CT 
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Prime Mystic Restaurant (Price Reduced)

This Restaurant has been recently remodeled resulting in a 30% increase in sales in 2016. It is in a PRIME well known tourist/local town with arguably one of the best locations in the state. Sales were1,220,097 in 2016 with a net cash flow of $172,097. More info

$250,000
Cash Flow: $123,413 
Windham Co., CT 
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Busy Busy Breakfast Lunch operation

This is a very busy Breakfast/Lunch Projected Sales for 2017 should be almost 700,000 Current owner is moving south. This is a great opportunity for a seasoned operator to take over a very successful business. Make a great paycheck and work limited hours.A stand alone building in a large Eastern Ct Town. Rent will start at 5000/month with negotiable Terms. Open 7 days 630am to 130pm call AJ Russo 860-830-1238. More info

$120,000
Cash Flow: $81,650 
Hartford Co., CT 
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Exellent Breakfast location 4 owner operator

This is a great opportunity for a breakfast/ lunch person to take over a successful and profitable turnkey operation for a very reasonable price. It is well known in the town. This is a 80 seat Restaurant with a full basement. Currently open 7AM- 130 PM 7 days. More info

$145,000
Cash Flow: $110,717 
Hartford Co., CT 
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Established Profitable Restaurant and Banquet Facility

Retiring Owner is offering a very well equipped ( 2 Kitchens) Restaurant and Banquet facility for less than the Asset Value Price of $145,000. This is a perfect situation for a current Restaurant owner to expand their concept into another very prime location. The present Owner is doing over 1 million sales and the location warrants sales of at least 1.5m to 2 million. 3acres of land and 2 buildings are presently available via an option. Long term Lease is Available. More info

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