Queueing for an hour in the sun may be acceptable for most at the start of lockdown, but as patience is tested, and the rain comes, will shoppers chose rivals who provide cover for the queues?
You may be restricted on the number of people in the shop at any one time, but restrictions around on-street trading may be relaxed. How do you create a beautiful space outside your shop that reflects the products you are selling?
Create that larger seating area and the more continental feel to increase capacity to return your cafe to profit. Give your customers the space to have the confidence to sit at your tables.