Midtown’s Esca Vitae fills city’s artisan bakery void.

“A lifeline for a bakery is wholesale service for area restaurants and local farmers markets. Dunzy said wholesale accounts for about a third of its sales. Esca Vitae supplies bread for some of the city’s fine dining establishments: Stella Modern Italian Cuisine, Rococo, and Ludivine. Elemental Coffee Roasters also uses some of its pastry.”




Ingredients and knowledge that has been improved upon, for over 5,500 years

"Esca Vitae is a European bakery, cafe and market, modeled after the traditional bakeries of Germany."