Kinross Charter Township


Request for Proposal: Lease Bar/Restaurant area of The Oaks Golf Course

15 March 2024

REQUEST FOR PROPOSAL: For lease of a portion of the Oaks Golf Course Clubhouse consisting of the bar, restaurant and outdoor deck areas at 50 Woodside, Kincheloe MI 49788.

Kinross Charter Township is issuing this Request for Proposal to parties seeking consideration in leasing this area to operate a restaurant/bar.

All responses to the Request for Proposal must be turned into Kinross Charter Township no later than 3:00 on March 22nd, 2024. Any late submissions will be denied.

Contract: Contract terms and conditions will be negotiated upon selection.

Description: Kinross Charter Township is seeking to lease the interior portion of The Oaks Golf Course Clubhouse, containing the bar, restaurant, and outdoor deck for a one (1) season contract April 15th through October 31st, with the possibility of an extension. Lessee will be responsible for:

  • Provide a restaurant, bar and/or eating and entertainment for required hours of golf operations: At minimum – dawn until dusk per week.
  • Acquire and install all necessary furnishings, kitchen equipment, bar equipment over and above existing inventory, along with passing all Health Department inspections.
  • Lessee shall work in close cooperation with Golf Course Manager/Tournament Director and Golf Course Superintendent.
  • Supply catering for golf course events.
  • Supplying at minimum beer/wine license or liquor license, kitchen/commercial license, and all other licenses applicable.
  • Work cooperately toward enforcement of the Course’s “No Carry-On” Policy.

Qualified competitive proposals must have demonstrated experience and knowledge of restaurant/bar operations including financing, marketing, leasing, management, and oversight. Proposals can be brought into the office at 4884 W. Curtis St., or emailed in PDF format to Proposals will not be accepted by mail or fax.