“The CCE is the first place I turned to when starting my business, and they’ve helped me every step of the way.” – Vanessa Jerolmack, Taco Angeleno
Located at 310 S. 48th Street, The Dorrance H. Hamilton Center for Culinary Enterprises (CCE) supports both established and start-up food businesses and food processors in need of commercial kitchen space and technical assistance. The CCE boasts 5,000 square feet of commercial grade cooking facilities, including four state-of-the-art, shared-use commercial kitchens, an E-kitchen, and space for Common Table, The Enterprise Center’s restaurant incubator program. Additionally, the building houses the 48th Street Grille, a sit-down restaurant operated by former CCE client Carl Lewis. The facility also houses two walk-in refrigeration boxes, a walk-in freezer box, a dry storage room, ice machine, locked cages for storing product, small wares, a shower, and lockers.
If you are already a member of the CCE and would like to book kitchen space and facilities, please use the "Reserve Space" button above.
The CCE also includes the eKitchen Multimedia Learning Center, a fully operational demonstration kitchen and smart classroom equipped with audio-visual technology. The eKitchen can accommodate receptions, cooking classes, workshops, networking and team-building events in a variety of layouts.
Facilities and Equipment
The CCE includes four state-of-the-art, shared-use commercial kitchens. The facility houses two walk-in refrigeration boxes, a walk-in freezer box, a dry storage room, ice machine, locked cages for storing product, small wares, a shower, and lockers. CCE Commercial Kitchen spaces and facilities are available for members at a variety of levels. Please contact Kim Carter (firstname.lastname@example.org) for more information on the membership and pricing structure.
The Bruce Schimmel Lounge is a casual space where you can conduct informal meetings, grab a bite to eat or jump on the internet. See below for more details.
Leveraging over 25 years of community and economic development experience, the CCE’s variety of offerings includes feasibility studies, operations manuals, training curricula, and information systems.
If you are interested in taking advantage of TEC’s proven successes and systems, we welcome the opportunity to add value to your burgeoning business. For more information about how the CCE can help you, please contact Kim Carter at email@example.com.