$595,000 Alchemy Cafe

Italian Coffees, Organic Meals & Treats B&B Accommodation Suites

Popular and Profitable Dawson City Cafe provides Specialty Coffees and Organic Desserts and Meals to Dawson's locals and busy tourism crowd.

Established in 2014, the Alchemy cafe quickly established itself as a lively part of the local Dawson scene and one of its' landmark buildings.

The cafe is housed in an Iconic Rustic Log and Timber-frame Building designed and built by the owner, and includes the Cafe, with B&B accommodation offered in an upstairs Suite and a 3 level small home.

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Alice Thompson, REALTOR
Phone: (867) 993-2532

Email and Website:
Coldwell Banker Redwood Realty
4150 4th Avenue
Whitehorse  Yukon  Y1A 1J2
Ph: (867) 668-3500
Office Website

Accommodation/rental income is year-round, and the Cafe provides work March through November and allows for long wintertime vacation opportunity with a full year's income to working managers/owners in addition to a profitable return on the business.

Owners are receptive to selling the business OR to welcoming a new working partner to buy into the business. You owe it to yourself to explore this exiting opportunity.

Café boasts a Victoria Arduino Athena Lever 2 group Espresso Machine with copper cowling.

The owner designed and constructed the Espresso Bar with a hand-hammered copper finish.

Other equipment for the café includes three top of the line commercial True Fridges, a commercial Panini Press, Commercial Dish Sanitizer, 4 burner propane stove, and additional freezers and fridges in the back storage area for the Café.

All furniture for the café and accommodation is hand crafted, based on traditional designs from Dawson’s Gold Rush Era, or on the owner’s own designs.

The upstairs accommodation suite is 510 square feet, open concept with full galley kitchen and 3 PC bath, and is already 80% booked for the 2018 season.

The small home behind the café totals 616 square feet over 3 levels with a full galley kitchen, pantry storage, 3 PC bath, living room and loft bedroom. The small home will be finished construction for July 2018 and is already 75% booked for the 2018 season.

Accommodation is booked through the website at www.alchemycafe.ca and through walk in inquiries. The Alchemy's accommodation has received a Trip advisor rating of 4.5 / 5 and a booking.com rating of 9.9/10

The Cafe is housed on the downstairs floor of 1,020 square feet, with a 30'x17' seating area for 35 patrons and 8'x25 foot deck for 12 patrons (47 person total capacity).

The café is located on a 25’x100’ lot beside the most popular of Dawson City’s heritage buildings, the Leaning Buildings (or Kissing Buildings) and is across from Brown’s Harness Shop (the Government Agent office and Liquor Store) and Red Feather Salon, and is one block from Dawson’s oldest Hotel & Bar, The Westminster Hotel and Pit Pub.

With the Alchemy Café’s unique fusion of Steam Punk, Timberframe and Gold Rush Heritage meets Rustic, the Café has always attracted media attention.

The café has been photographed or featured in numerous magazines and publications and has been featured on the French-Canadian TV shows of Yukon Parle Francis, Au Coerce Du Yukon, Le Gout du Pays, and Carte De Visite.

The Alchemy Café is the unofficial hub for French Culture in Dawson City.

The Café has experienced steady growth since its launch in 2014, as Dawson locals and visitors have responded with enthusiasm to the Alchemy’s specialty coffees, organic meals featuring wild and locally grown produce, and on-site fermented Kimchi and Kombucha Tea.

The Alchemy has developed a following for their café-developed organic desserts that are as healthy as they are delicious.

2018 will be the first year to add the additional income from the small home accommodation.

Upstairs B&B Suite.

Small house at back of property.

Top floor, bedroom & living area.

Staircase from top floor to kitchen/bathroom floor
Kitchen on bottom floor
Stairway to top floor from bottom floor.
Bathroom on bottom floor.
Wood stove backup heat on bottom floor. Main heat is by electric baseboard.
Entrance on main floor.