Chef's Kitchen

How we work

Helping Under-served Beginning Businesses

HUBB Kitchens provides an opportunity to those starting or expanding their culinary business by removing the upfront cost of having a brick-and-mortar location. 

Available for rent by the hour, week, or month. 

Frequently Asked Questions

HOW DO I BECOME A MEMBER?

View our Membership Checklist to get the full list of steps! The first step is to set up your tour

HOW MUCH DOES IT COST TO RENT THE KITCHEN?

We rent our facility by the hour for $30/hr and as low as $20/hr. Check out our Fee Schedule for more details!

WHERE ARE YOU LOCATED?

Our first location is at 1129 Corporation Parkway Suite 199 in Raleigh, and our newest location will open in June 2022 at 1214 East Lenoir Street in Raleigh. 

HOW DO I COME SEE THE FACILITY?

Please complete an application to tour here. After submitting your application, you will be directed to our scheduling software to set a time for your tour. Each tour is 30 minutes, allowing for plenty of time to answer any questions.

WHICH LOCATION ACCEPTS FOOD TRUCKS?

1214 East Lenoir started accepting food trucks starting January 2022 for its June opening. Reserve your spot here!

WHAT IF I NEED HELP NAVIGATING THE REGULATORY PROCESS?

We are here to help you! Check out our advisory services designed to help you and your business. Sign up here!

HOW MUCH IS THE MINIMUM POSSIBLE COST FOR SPACE PER MONTH?

Just getting started? We understand! The smallest plan we have is $200 ($150 credit plan + $50 dry shelf). Check out our Fee Schedule for all plan options. 

DOES HUBB KITCHENS SUPPORT NATURAL SOAP AND SKINCARE BUSINESSES?

We can accommodate cosmetic product production. You would  follow the same procedure as a baker or juice maker would, but a good first step if are just getting started is to call the NCDA Compliance Office - their number is in step 3 of the membership checklist.

DO YOU HAVE FOOD TRUCKS FOR RENT?

We do not provide food trucks, only the commissary space for their permits. 

I AM A CHEF AND ONLY WANT TO USE THE KITCHEN FOR A COUPLE DAYS, WHAT DO I DO?

As a private chef not seeking full membership, you would need insurance and a safety orientation ($200). Be sure to email info@hubbkitchens.com when you apply to let us know. 

DO YOU OFFER OVERNIGHT PARKING FOR FOOD TRUCKS?

East Lenoir does not have overnight parking currently, but our third Raleigh location on Glenwood Ave will when it opens later this year.