Your search for affordable commercial kitchen space in the Greater Bridgeport area is finally over. Salt of the Earth Enterprise Kitchen (SEEK) offers the most competitive commercial kitchen rates to transform your food business dream into a reality. Operated by the Center for Food Equity & Economic Development at the Council of Churches of Greater Bridgeport, SEEK has what you need to be successful in the Connecticut food scene.

Located in St. John's Episcopal Church in the historic West End neighborhood of Bridgeport, CT zoning approval was obtained in early 2017 to allow for commercial food businesses to rent the existing commercial kitchen space. The kitchen is available to rent by food businesses on Mondays, Wednesdays, Thursdays, Fridays, and Saturdays, and dry storage is available for an extra monthly fee. Shifts must be booked in 4+ hour increments, and the rental fee is as follows:

1 shift per month (4 hours min.): $20/hr; $80+/mo

2 shifts per month (8 hours min.): $19/hr; $152+/mo

3 shifts per month (12 hours min.): $18/hr; $216+/mo

4 shifts per month (16 hours min.): $17/hr; $272+/mo

5 shifts per month (20 hours min.): $16/hr; $320+/mo

6+ shifts per month (24 hours min.): $15/hr; $360+/mo

Mission or business tagline: Building Community Wealth through Food
Accepting new clients?: Yes <%
Security deposit amount ($): 100
Additional fees and services :
Dry storage
Batch testing
Recipe testing
City or county agency for kitchen licensing and inspection: Bridgeport Department of Environmental Health
Kitchen spaces available:
Kitchen or cooking
Demo kitchen
Dry storage/pantry
Teaching kitchen
Commercial equipment available:
Commercial Oven
Prep Tables
Other kitchen offerings:
Cleaning service
Delivery location
Grease recycling/disposal
Lockable storage cages
Pots and pans
Pest management
Stainless steel worktables and sinks
Trash and recycling
Kitchen product specialization:
Consumer Packaged Goods (CPG)
Dry mixes, seasonings, or rubs
Serviceable business stage:
Community Group
Recipe testing
Pre-venture (idea-phase, no legal documents)
New (has legal documents)
Existing business
Bookable only by Verified Food Businesses: No <%
Country: United States <%
Most recently updated Mar 6, 2020