Kitchen Council

white box. kc

Manager: Holly Benson Muller

Kitchen Description: From finding affordable commercial kitchen space to navigating licensing and regulations, starting a food business is not for the faint of heart. With Kitchen Council, you are not alone. We provide access to a 3000 SF state-of-the-art commercial kitchen, educational resources, a member community, events, mentorship and more.


Address: 1001 South 6th Street, Council Bluffs, Iowa 51501

Rent This Kitchen
Phone Number: (402) 233-7152
Hours Kitchen is Available for Rent: 24/7
Rental Rate: $350/$450 per month
Does your kitchen provide storage space for rent (freezer, cooler, dry)?: Yes. Freezer, cooler, and dry.
Rental Requirements :
  • Insurance
  • License with Iowa Department of Inspections and Appeals
  • First month rent + Deposit equal to first month rent
  • Must be a food startup with viable concept or existing business with growth trajectory.


  • Commercial Range/Oven
  • Microwave
  • Commercial Dish Washer
  • Convection Oven
  • Pots & Pans
  • Miscellaneous Small Ware
  • Tilt Skillet
  • Food Processor
  • Steam Kettle
  • Large Commercial Mixer
  • Scale
  • Flat Top Grill

Kitchen Policies

  • Our SOPs outline expectations of kitchen from food safety to cleanliness to mutual respect amongst member entrepreneurs.

How To Rent

  1. Fill out the “Request to Rent this Kitchen” to the right.
  2. The Kitchen Manager will review your request. You will then meet to discuss the kitchen and your venture.
  3. Fill out the kitchen’s rental application form. A sample form can be found here.
  4. If your application is accepted, you will meet with the Kitchen Manager to discuss requirements to use the kitchen space (insurance, licensing, fees, etc.)
  5. Provide the Kitchen Manager with all required documents and fees.
  6. Complete the kitchen’s training and orientation.
  7. You will then be provided with a link to the kitchen’s scheduling page.
  8. Signup for your preferred time slots, and start cooking.

Request To Rent This Kitchen

Leave a Reply