Dear Las Cruces,
It is with joy that in introduce to you the Las Cruces Prep Kitchen - a community kitchen space. Enjoy the freedom of owning your own business with the ability to have flexible hours at competitive rates. Work privately or with side-by-side with fellow entrepreneurs. Set up your business with hourly, weekly, or monthly rates with either a six-month or one-year contract. A full kitchen in the heart of downtown provides access to a whole new world of possibilities. Obtain your NMED food license easily and quickly with a certified kitchen.
Food trucks in need of a home base? We got you! Catering weddings every weekend? Not a problem! Want to work from midnight to 4 am on a Tuesday? Just say when! Obtain a manufactures permit and master the possibilities of selling to grocery stores, restaurants, over state lines, and more! No store front to sell your items? With our direct sell business model, you can sell directly out of the shop to your customers without the worry of stocking store shelves.
We are here to make it easy for you and to obtain your goals. Welcome to the Las Cruces Prep Kitchen!
Our kitchen runs 24hrs a day, 7 days a week, 365 days a year.
We offer kitchen Montly (60hrs), Hourly, Dishwashing, and Selling Time rates. This information is provided upon request.
- Gas Range
- Compartment Sink
- Prep Sink
- Prep Tables
- Kitchen Aide Mixers
- Gas Oven
- Pots, pans, butting boards, etc
- Mixing bowls, prep tubs, etc
- Ability to request additional equipment at no cost to you (form required)
- Cooking services
- Baking services
- Limited Dry and Cold Storage
- Community Events
- Physical Address for your business
- Co-Working Area
- Pop Up venue services
- Membership to the Fair Farmers Market
- NMED food permit:
This is for restaurants, delis, food trucks, coffee shops, bakeries, bars, etc.
- NMED manufactured food permit:
+ Restaurants serving customers and selling products to other businesses
+ Dedicated Manufacturers producing food products for sale to other businesses
-Temporary food events:
Festivals, fundraisers, one time catering services, parties, etc.
Applications can be found on the NMED Website. Once approved to become a Las Cruces Prep Kitchen Member, you will need to obtain any and all license required by the state and submit them to have them in our files. NMED permits require a yearly inspection of your business and the facility.
We use a scheduling platflorm that shows you the dates and times available. You can choose what best fits you for your needs.