The historic Stone Jug restaurant located in Carbonear, Canada is up for sale. The owner is accepting the three leading cryptocurrencies by market cap – Bitcoin (BTC), XRP (XRP) and Ethereum (ETH) – and 28 fiat currencies including the Japanese yen, US dollar and euro. Priced at $5.5 million, the venue is home to a well-established bar and restaurant, and a third-story theater and conference room.
The building boasts one-meter thick, hand-carved stone walls, ornate chandeliers imported from Europe, gleaming hardwood floors, stunning wood banisters, and three floors, each spanning approximately 3,000 square feet. The furnishings, including the 85-foot bar, is constructed with reclaimed wood imported from China.
Built in 1860, the original Stone Jug was a center for commerce and trade.
According to the listing on Propy, the first floor seats over 75 guests, and the second floor seats 185 guests. The third-floor, multi-purpose theater and conference room can accommodate 110 guests for weddings, conferences, theater and musical performances. Weekends feature live traditional music from local entertainers.
The property also includes a 9,000-square-foot parking lot that may be converted into a hotel or other facilities.
The restaurant has wood-fired grills, and the bar serves Stone Jug’s signature Dark & Stormy drink, on-tap microbrews and a selection of wines.
Historic Carbonear was settled in the late 1500s through the 1600s, and is one of the first settlements in North America.