Category: Nabo-Blog

Current Events & things happening at the cafe

Holiday Orders!

Greetings world,

We are now taking orders for the upcoming holidays, Rosh Hashanah and Yom Kippur.

1/2 lbs, 1 lbs, 2 lbs, and 3 lbs
Braid, Braided Wreath, and Spiral Turban
Plain or Raisins
Poppy seeds, sesame seeds, poppy and sesame seeds, sprinkles, or none

1/2 lb ($2.00); w/ raisins ($2.25)
1 lb ($3.75); w/ raisins ($4.25)
2 lb ($7.50); w/ raisins ($8.50)
3 lb ($11.25); w/ raisins ($12.75)


Honey Cake
available in the Bundt ($5.00) or the Loaf ($10.00)

To place your order please call us at (510) 845-2253 or email us at We are also happy to take your orders in person. All orders over $20 must be paid in advance.


Hello World!

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This September we are welcoming college students (and faculty/staff) by offering 10% with any valid college ID!

We are also extending our Buy 2 Get the 3rd Free after 3pm deal this month too! 

Our rotating monthly coffee is now McLaughlin Coffee’s Fair Trade Organic Mocha Java. Such taste.

Nabolom is hiring

Nabolom is a worker-owned collective bakery and café, operating in Berkeley since 1976. We are currently looking for 1-2 new part-time workers able to work weekends. Ideally, each worker would eventually expand into all aspects of the bakery including full collective ownership.

This position requires scheduling flexibility and is not an after-school or seasonal job. The bakery is staffed early in the morning and can require unusual hours.


  • Minimum 1 year commitment (looking for long term members interested in ownership)
  • Interest in participating fully in a worker-owned cooperative
  • Ability to attend Collective Meetings on Monday afternoons
  • Ability to lift 50 pounds and stand for 8+ hours
  • Ability to work weekends
  • Baking and/or food production experience
  • Excellent communication skills
  • Demonstrable initiative

-Baking and/or customer service experience
-Collective experience or familiarity with consensus process

Please state your preferred shifts in your cover letter. All workers train on the store shift and then learn new shifts. Candidates must be able to work weekends and/or early morning (please do not apply if you unable to work either).

  • Store: 6:30 am-2 pm, 1 pm-7:45 pm
  • Bake: 3 am-11am
  • Office: 9-5ish twice a week
  • Prep: 9 am-5 pm

We are looking to hire someone who is responsible, self-motivated, good at communicating, and fun to work with. Compensation is based on a shift-pay system with hourly wages. No health benefits currently offered, but we are working on it!

If you are interested in joining the Nabolom community and feel you fit this description, please bring a resume and cover letter by the bakery as soon as possible.

Please note: NO resumes will be accepted without a cover letter.