Dad & Dave’s Tuckerbox – Est 35 Years!

November 14, 2018


Business Overview
Dad & Dave’s Tuckerbox is an iconic Townsville takeaway café positioned in an ideal main road location at 85 Ingham Road, West End. The fully air conditioned business has been established for over 35 years and owned by the vendor for 24 years.

This very successful takeaway café has a great reputation and a large base of regular customers.

Dad & Dave’s Tuckerbox is renowned for having the best burgers in town and have won many awards over the years including 4TOFM’s Townsville’s Best Burger competition.

There are many areas which could immediately be focused on by a buyer to expand the business including introducing catering, online ordering and Uber Eats.

Dad & Dave’s Tuckerbox sells a wide range of delicious hot and cold food including:

  • All day breakfast
  • Sandwiches
  • Burgers
  • Crumbed steak
  • Meat and salad plates
  • Lasagne
  • Pies & pasties
  • Homemade sausage rolls
  • Fish & chips
  • Hot and cold drinks

Employees & Hours
The vendor works full time in the business and employs 4 casual assistants. The business opens early to take advantage of the early workers. The current trading hours are:

  •  Monday to Friday         6am – 3pm
  • Saturday                         6am – 11.30am

Areas of Competitive Edge
Many areas of competitive edge exist including:

  • Well established for over 35 years
  • Good location on a main road in West End  (Ingham Road)
  • Ideal business for a husband and wife team or family
  • Good supply lines have been established
  • Good levels of profitability exist
  • There is room to expand into more catering
  • Good repeat and loyal customer base
  • Easy and convenient car parking

Business Price
Dad & Dave’s Tuckerbox is being sold on a walk in walk out basis for $185,000 (neg).

To receive a Sale Proposal, please complete our online Confidentiality Agreement form at Once we receive your details, we will email you the Sale Proposal for this business. Alternatively, contact:

  • Margaret Butler – 0419 664 349 or