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Below is a list of commercial kitchens in the Pioneer Valley. The kitchens on this list are not guaranteed to be available for community use. We suggest reaching out to these facilities to discuss your needs and to find out more information about use policy, equipment, and what can be produced. Click on the kitchen name to access their website.
For resources outside of Hampshire, Hampden and Franklin County visit MDAR’s Kitchens in MA page.
Western Massachusetts Food Processing Center, Greenfield
The Center charges an hourly fee for production, and fees for storage rental, etc. For certain members, a batch or per unit charge may be negotiated after several runs of product. They also provide co-packing and technical assistance for new businesses.
Wendell Town Hall Community Kitchen, Wendell
Email: Nancy Aldrich, Town coordinator: email@example.com\
Phone: 978-544-3395 or 978-544-3775
Haydenville Congregational Church, Haydenville
Serve Food – Holyoke, MA.
Partnered with the Western Mass Small Business development center, offers start-ups the “tools they need to succeed”; counseling and a “Food Business Development” class.
Drowsy Dragon Farm and Kitchen, Chester
To get more information: 413-354-6380 or email firstname.lastname@example.org
Stove, burner, convection oven, prep tables, food processor, dishwasher, etc.
Rented 6am – 9pm contact for rates, etc.
Commercial Kitchen for Rent, Hinsdale (Berkshire County)
Berkshire Harvest Rental Kitchen, Lee (Berkshire County)
“The Little Cooking School”, Shelburne Falls
Culinary school run by Martin Yaffee
Good Stock Farm, Hatfield
Holyoke Community College MGM Culinary Arts Institute, Holyoke
Springfield Technical Community College, Springfield
Food Service Contact (413) 755-5380
Culinary Medicine School, Lee (Berkshire County)
While the main function of these kitchens is to serve their business and institutions the Local Hero members below have offered their kitchens for occasional events and community needs.
Deerfield Academy Dining Services, Deerfield
Eaglebrook School, Deerfield
Greenfield Community College Dining Services, Greenfield
Northfield Mount Hermon School Dining Services, Northfield
Richard Messer, Randy Miller
The Arbors at Greenfield, Greenfield
The Bement School, Deerfield
Amherst College Dining Services, Amherst
Cooley Dickinson Hospital Café, Northampton
Northampton Survival Center, Northampton
Rockridge Retirement Community, Northampton
Smith College Dining Services, Northampton
UMass Amherst Dining Services, Amherst
Springfield Public Schools, Springfield
Westfield State University Dining Services, Westfield
Note: Some of these suppliers may have membership or industry affiliation requirements.
The Baker’s Pin, Northampton
SpitJack , Easthampton
Gillette Restaurant Equipment, Holyoke
Restaurant Depot , Chicopee
Kittredge Equipment Company, Inc., Agawam
CET EcoBuilding Bargains, Springfield
Toolots (Online, and does financing on items that cost >$1,000)
Webstaurant Store (Online)
Warehouse Restaurant Supply, Waterbury, CT.