Across the country, the restaurant industry has been scrutinized by consumers for its most recent price increases. In restaurants, food, labor and occupancy costs have always held the majority of operational costs, combining to be approximately 70 cents of every dollar during normal times. Yet since the pandemic began, increases in rent, wholesale food costs, wage increases, and broken supply chains have caused operational costs to skyrocket nationwide. This New York Times interactive article gives consumers an illuminating visual explanation […]

Join us for brunch on Monday July 3! We’ll be open 8AM-1PM   Want to Pre-Order pies, quiche, or cocktail kits for your holiday weekend plans? Check out our Pre-Order Menu and order today.  

The Dane County Food Collective (DCFC) is proud to announce its upcoming event series, Wellness Weeks, a fundraiser and discussion series aimed at promoting Health & Wellness efforts in the food industry. The event will take place from April 2nd-13th and will feature various activities to encourage discussions and raise funds to support DCFC’s ongoing efforts. If you want to make a direct donation today, please head to DCFC’s PayPal here. In its first year, DCFC has made significant strides […]

We need YOU! Our Root Partner Gift Card Fund needs donations! To help us #FeedTheRevolution simply follow these steps: (1) Purchase a gift card online at this link (2) When purchasing, choose “I’d like to email it as a gift” Fill in the following details— • Name: Root Partner Donation • Email: • Choose ‘Immediately’ Voilà! We’ll add these donations to our Root Partner Fund and continue feeding the folks that are doing work in our community. Want to […]

If you aren’t familiar with Dane County Food Collective (DCFC) yet, let this be your introduction: “Dane County Food Collective is an organization of individual food industry owners and operators working together to create a stronger food system in Dane County. United by this mission, the collective addresses systemic issues through Advocacy, Resource Sharing and Collective Action. The organization acts on these issues through five working committees: Advocacy, Buying Cooperative, Communication, Insurance Pool, and Health & Wellness.” The pandemic has […]

Join us for our first ever VEGAN WEEK October 6th-9th. Featuring custom SSE-flavored Level 5 Donuts, special-order vegan Bloody Mary kits & mix, vegan blind special all week & a donut giveaway you don’t want to miss. PRE-ORDER VEGAN GOODIES HERE Whether you’re dipping your toes in veganism or simply enjoy the pleasures of plant-based food, join us for this fun week. If you aren’t yet familiar, our Vegan Hack Menu is a great place to start.

Sign up for Urban Triage’s next Co-Conspirator Workgroup to learn how we (white people) can dismantle the systems of oppression in our country by first starting with ourselves. ~~~ “The course work is heavy. I am not going to lie, it is a lot of work. However, Urban Triage has set it up so you are supported every step of the way. I am constantly being exposed to new content (books, videos, articles, etc) that challenges me to dive deeper into […]

• We are collecting donations for Nehemiah/FOSTER’s Back 2 Skool event • Drop off donations anytime we’re open Thursday-Sunday 7am-10pm from July 21 through August 4 • Tell us that you donated items at the register when ordering and receive 10% off your meal What we are collecting: (1) backpacks filled with school supplies* (see detailed lists below for each age group) AND (2) gift cards to Walmart and Target *If you do not have the capacity to donate a […]