4:35 PM January 25, 2022
A 24-calendar year-old who misplaced his work during the coronavirus pandemic is set to open up his pretty 1st avenue food stuff takeaway.
Novo Kitchen will open for business enterprise in Gorleston’s Significant Road from Tuesday, February 1.
It is owned by Billy Ellis, a previous engineer, who determined to go again to his roots in the hospitality marketplace.
Mr Ellis had developed up lending a hand at his family’s businesses on Great Yarmouth’s seafront – which incorporate the Beach Property Café, Wellington Pier Ice Product shop and Perry’s Ice Product kiosk.
But when he found himself without the need of a task previous 12 months, he at the time once more returned to help out.
That was when Mr Ellis, from Gorleston, decided he wanted to open his have meals business.
And when the former Songs Lovers store grew to become out there in the higher street, Mr Ellis imagined it was the perfect location to present a thing a bit unique in the city.
He stated: “When Covid 1st hit I was laid off so I spent the adhering to yr and the summertime running the café for my Father.
“I just genuinely appreciated it. It was actually occupied because folks couldn’t go abroad and I realised that’s what I love executing.
“I experienced some cash saved and I believed why not open up a little something of my have in Gorleston.”
Following a massive renovation venture, the making has been reworked into a modernised takeaway – which can seat 6 folks within.
Its menu contains a array of street food items dishes which include loaded burritos, tacos, burgers, loaded fries, as very well as vegetarian and vegan alternatives.
Mr Ellis will also be offering Perry’s thick shakes – a well known item at the Yarmouth business enterprise – as nicely as incredibly hot and chilly beverages.
Novo Kitchen area will open up in the beginning for wander-ins or deliveries above the phone until a definite timetable is decided.
Mr Ellis additional: “I do feel proud. It’s a wonderful place and I’m happy with how it seems to be.
“I am a mix of emotions ideal now, nervous but excited, specifically this last 7 days foremost up to the opening.
“But the reaction from the community has been definitely optimistic.”