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Arthur Ave Butcher

Stella_Blue Apr 22, 2011 06:28 AM

I have actually never been up to Arthur Ave, but I thought it would be a good place to pick up some rabbits and lamb for our Easter dinner. Anyone care to recommend their favourite butcher? I'll probably also need a place to stop off and have a little lunch (and a little prosecco)! Thanks!

  1. JohnAM Apr 22, 2011 02:53 PM

    There are 3 butchers on Arthur Ave. and they are all good. Biancardi's, Vincent's and Peter's inside the Arthur Ave. Market. Lunch is also good at most places.

    Vincent's Meat Market
    2374 Arthur Ave, Bronx, NY 10458

    Peter's Meat Market
    2344 Arthur Ave, Bronx, NY 10458

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      bklynsausage Apr 22, 2011 09:26 AM

      Biancardi Meats
      And there are several places for good lunch. Emelias,Pasquale Rigolettos, Browse the menus you will not be disapointed....


      Biancardi Meats
      2350 Arthur Ave, Bronx, NY 10458

      Pasquale's Rigoletto
      2311 Arthur Ave, Bronx, NY 10458

      2331 Arthur Ave, Bronx, NY 10458

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      1. re: bklynsausage
        CitySpoonful Apr 22, 2011 11:11 AM

        Second Biancardi meats. An Italian friend of mine, whose brother was a butcher for many years, only goes to Biancardi's!

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          roxlet Apr 22, 2011 03:52 PM

          We go to Biancardi's and think that they have the best veal we have ever had. One thing to keep in mind is that when you go to Biancardi's, you are not in a general scrum to get waited on. People have their own butchers and wait in front of their stations. Every time you go, you wait for your butcher to help you.

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