Are you looking for a thriving business opportunity in the heart of the Yarra Valley? Look no further than Heartswood Café in Yarra Glen.

This old building on Bell Street has had a few lives. It opened as a bank in the 1800s and since then, its been an antique shop, a brewhouse and a residence. These days, it’s the home of Heartswood – one of Yarra Glen’s best dining experiences.

Heartswood is not just a café; it’s a premier destination with a loyal local following and an exceptional reputation in the Yarra Valley. With a well-established presence on social media, featured in renowned food media such as Broadsheet and Good Food, and even showcased on Postcards, Heartswood is a name synonymous with quality and excellence.

This turnkey business offers seamless transition for any experienced hospitality worker wishing to take the next step or someone who has been aspiring to enter into the tightly-held Yarra Valley region. The groundwork has been laid, and there is nothing left to do but open the doors and reap in the rewards.

With a previous accolade of 1 Hat in The Age Good Food Guide and a stellar 4.6 Google rating, Heartswood has already established itself as a culinary gem.

And let’s not forget, Heartswood proudly uses local wines and produce, supporting the community while offering an authentic Yarra Valley experience.

But the potential doesn’t end there. There’s unmatched room for growth by expanding operational hours and diversifying the offering. The foundation has been set; it’s time to take Heartswood to new heights.

Don’t miss out on this incredible opportunity to own a piece of Yarra Valley’s culinary scene. Contact NICK on 0419 589 852 to learn more about acquiring Heartswood Café in Yarra Glen.


  • Monthly rent of $4587
  • Lease terms: new 5 year term plus 5 + 5 years
  • Trading hours: Thursday – Sunday 8:00 am – 3:00 pm, Friday and Saturday 6:00 am – 10:00 pm
  • Consists of 3 full time and 2 casual staff members
  • Average weekly takings up to $15,000
  • Owner-operator
  • Capacity of 60 indoor diners and 60 outdoor diners
  • Liquor license up to 11 pm
  • Full commercial kitchen
  • Featured on television’s popular ‘Postcards’ and several media websites.