The RFDA kitchen is a spacious and user friendly kitchen that is fully equipped for your small business and community kitchen needs!

Small food business/not-for profit production rate/caterers:

- $20-$30/hour

- available 7 days a week

- insurance, rental application and kitchen training session required.

Community kitchens/not-for profit programming sessions:

- 1 block = 4 hours (includes set up, programming and clean up time)

- $40/block

- includes access to our "Basic Shelf"

- available 7 days a week

Accessibility: Bus stop outside RFDA on #8 James route; 10 minute walk to/from city hall bus terminal; easy to access by vehicle; plenty of free parking; building, bathroom and kitchen are fully wheel-chair accessible.

Revenue: Money raised through the rental of our kitchen space supports our Soup and Sandwich program, volunteerism and our overall mission of distributing food across Northwestern Ontario.

Mission or business tagline: Let no one go hungry.
Accepting new clients?: Yes
Security deposit amount ($): 0
Additional fees and services :
Dry storage
Cold storage
Freezer storage
Laundry
Special events
City or county agency for kitchen licensing and inspection: Thunder Bay
Kitchen spaces available:
Kitchen or cooking
Refrigerator storage
Dry storage/pantry
Freezer storage
Event space
Teaching kitchen
Commercial equipment available:
Range
Convection Oven (circulation of hot air)
Rack Oven
Steam Kettle
Fryer
Mixer
Griddle
Proofer
Food Processor
Food Dehydrator
Blast Freezer
Prep Tables
Other kitchen offerings:
Business address
Coffee maker (for renters)
Composting
Dishwasher
Grease recycling/disposal
Pan racks
Parking
Pots and pans
Key or card entry
Pest management
Recycling
Security cameras
Sheet pans
Small wares
Stainless steel worktables and sinks
Trash and recycling
WiFi
Kitchen product specialization:
Dry mixes, seasonings, or rubs
Fermentation
Ready-to-eat foods (catering/chefs/food delivery)
Sauces (BBQ, mustard, salsa)
Serviceable business stage:
Community Group
Novice
Recipe testing
Pre-venture (idea-phase, no legal documents)
New (has legal documents)
Existing business
Growing & scaling up production
Copacking
Other
Bookable only by Verified Food Businesses: Yes
Country: Canada
Most recently updated Nov 5, 2018