Deans buys Let's Eat in Perth

20 October 2005
Deans buys Let's Eat in Perth

Willie Deans, executive chef at the Buttery in Glasgow, has bought Let's Eat restaurant in Perth for £170,000.

Deans, who will leave the Buttery, will complete the deal for the leasehold on the two-AA-rosette site, which has 15 years to run, on 31 October.

Deans said: "It's a good business with a solid customer base. Prices and food will remain in a similar vein, although we will offer more choices on the menu and may pitch it more towards the quality end over time."

Turnover at the 65-seat restaurant in the past 12 months was just under £500,000.

Current Let's Eat owner and TV chef Tony Heath said: "We've had 10 cracking years but it's time to move on. I'll hopefully do something connected to the industry, like writing."

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