Fox and Lion Bread Co.


Xan and Layla Devoss with 2 part-time employees, Ansarys and Mark


Fox and Lion Bread Co. is a neighborhood bakery and cafe in San Francisco’s Bayview-Hunters Point. They specialize in sourdough breads, pizza, and sandwiches. Xan Devoss bakes using organic ingredients and whole-milled grains, emphasizing the flavor of the grains and using a long fermentation process. Xan remains deeply committed to making handcrafted, nutrient-dense breads accessible. Fox and Lion honors the tradition of bread making as a way to nourish the community as well as the farmer and the miller.


Fox and Lion prides itself in using all organically grown flours, and sources from local farmers and millers. Fox and Lion Co. gets most of their grain from Early Bird Farm, near Placerville. The farm-er, Drew Speroni, farms and mills the grain.