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Where to buy pork belly?

Is there a place that reliably carries pork belly without pre-ordering? I tried every vendor at St.Lawrence but only had luck at the farmers market. I'm sure T&T does but is there something closer to the parkdale area?

Thanks!

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  1. Chinatown, but its not going to be Berkshire quality. Nolho Tasso? Green Barn? Fiesta Farms?

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    Fiesta Farms
    200 Christie St, Toronto, ON M6G, CA

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    1. re: Herb

      And you might try the No Frills on Lansdowne. Great meat dept!

      1. re: Herb

        Excellent, thanks. I totally blanked on no Frills. Thanks very much!

        1. re: jamesm

          I usually end up buying it from a No Frills with a butcher counter in it.

          WON
          http://whatsonmyplate.net

    2. You could also look for it at the Portuguese butchers on Dundas, east of Dufferein.

      1. Starsky on Dundas Street Mississauga always has them.

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        Starsky's
        2040 Dundas St E, Mississauga, ON L4X, CA

        1. I bet Koreatown's PAT Supermarket carries it - it's summer and k-bbq time! :)

          1. The Dundas/Lansdowne No Frills almost always has it in the butcher counter. I've generally been pretty happy with their pork (with grocery-chain-pork expectations).

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            1. re: detritus

              Thanks for the responses --- No Frills does reliably carry them and The Healthy Butcher does custom orders so I've placed one with them. European Meats and Sanagan's were also options.

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              The Healthy Butcher
              565 Queen St W, Toronto, ON M5V, CA

              1. re: jamesm

                The Healthy Butcher`s pork is awesome... berkshire and tamworth, and they also have a crossbred of both of these breeds with wild boar. I smoke their bellies and shoulders all the time. If you ask whoever is in charge for a discount they usually will discount it a bit since the price of a whole belly or shoulder is fairly expensive and it is a large order.

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                The Healthy Butcher
                565 Queen St W, Toronto, ON M5V, CA