Delicious Food with a Side of Social Good

A restaurant and catering social enterprise hiring people who face physical, mental and societal barriers to employment


What We Do


We offer a full breakfast and lunch menu made from locally-sourced produce and products.


We have various packages for on-site and off-site catering. From a corporate lunch meeting to a 200+ wedding we’ve got you covered.


We work with service-industry organizations to shift workplace culture and practices, improving employee retention, service efficacy, and reducing burnout.

Our Impact in Numbers


hours of employment at a livable wage


cafe meals donated to local residents


awards won


satisfied customers

Why You’ll Love Us

Every purchase supports our mission to train and hire Poughkeepsie residents who face barriers to employment.

  • Delicious
  • Ethical
  • Sustainable
  • Impactful
  • Community-Centered

Rating: 5 out of 5.

“Excellent Service”

The staff is super friendly. The food and service are excellent. I love the fact that there are gluten free and vegan options. A great experience every time!


Rating: 5 out of 5.

“Delicious Food”

My favorite place to savor the delicious, healing ingredients of our region


Rating: 5 out of 5.

“Fantastic quality”

YUMMY! You get fresh, high quality food. The portion sizes are good and you feel fulfilled leaving this place after eating, but not sloppy and bloated.


Our Experiences Do Not Define Us

Meet Our Team

Homelessness, disability, incarceration… the barriers are team members face have not defined them. Learn more about our leadership and team members who carry out our social impact!