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New Downtown Bake Shop is Hiring

WILLIAMSBURG-The Precarious Beer Project is adding on to its list of restaurants with a new bakery and coffee bar.

The Bake Shop will soon open downtown on Armistead Avenue just around the corner from its sister restaurant, Amber Ox Public House.

Heading up the new venture will be Chef Jim “Goody” Goodman. The Bake Shop will serve hand crafted baked goods, pastries, bagels, breakfast sandwiches, and artisan breads and baguettes as well as coffee and tea from a list of rotating local roasters. Beka Olsen has been tapped as head barista. During the evening hours, The Bake Shop will transform into a Detroit-style pizza kitchen.

In anticipation of its opening, The Bake Shop is hiring full- and part-time positions for baristas, bakers, pizza cooks, and cashiers. Interested individuals should contact chefgoody@baketheburg.com.

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