Airlink 728×90
Musselburgh NYD 2018
Deidre Brock 728×90
Deidre Brock 728×90
Airlink 728×90
Published On: Thu, Oct 12th, 2017 at 9:23am

American Diner sold in the city centre

Bruno’s American Diner on Lothian Road has changed hands. Christie & Co sold the restaurant within two months.

The new owners Luigi Aseni already owns Boteco de Brasil, a Brazilian themed bar and grill with outlets in Glasgow and Edinburgh.

The restaurant will be rebranded as Picollino and will serve ‘authentic Italian food’

Tony Spence, Business Agent at Christie & Co’s Edinburgh office who handled the sale comments, “Lothian Road in Edinburgh does not offer many options for authentic Italian dining and the introduction of Picollino will work well in this area of Edinburgh; which is always busy with locals and tourists.

“Currently, the market is very strong in Edinburgh. Investors are now willing to consider leaseholds because they understand that there are now limited opportunities for freeholds in the market. Depending on location and current goodwill, buyers are currently offering high premiums for the right business.”

The property was sold off of an asking price of £60,000.


Deidre Brock 336×280
Airlink 300×250
Airlink 336×280

About the Author

- Founding Editor of The Edinburgh Reporter. Edinburgh-born multimedia journalist, and always available for freelance work. A keen iPhoneographer!

Leave a comment

XHTML: You can use these html tags: <a href="" title=""> <abbr title=""> <acronym title=""> <b> <blockquote cite=""> <cite> <code> <del datetime=""> <em> <i> <q cite=""> <s> <strike> <strong>

Comment moderation is enabled. Your comment may take some time to appear.

Musselburgh NYD 2018