Wondering where to find the best meat shops near you?
Hoodline crunched the numbers to find the top meat shops in Portland, using both Yelp data and our own secret sauce to produce a ranked list of where to venture next time you're in the market for meat shops.
November is one of the top months of the year for consumer spending at food and beverage shops across the Portland area, according to data on local business transactions from Womply, a provider of online reputation management and email automation for small businesses. The average amount spent per customer transaction at Portland-area food and beverage shops grew to $23 for the metro area in November of last year, second only to December with an average of $26, and 10% higher than the average for the rest of the year.
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1. Pat's Meat Mart
First on the list is Pat's Meat Mart. Located at 484 Stevens Ave. in Deering Center, the grocery store and meat shop is the highest-rated meat shop in Portland, boasting 4.5 stars out of 27 reviews on Yelp.
2. Fresh Approach
Next up is West End's Fresh Approach, situated at 155 Brackett St. With four stars out of 25 reviews on Yelp, the meat shop and grocery store has proven to be a local favorite.
3. Other Side Delicatessen
West End's Other Side Delicatessen, located at 235 Vaughan St., is another top choice, with Yelpers giving the deli and meat shop, which offers sandwiches and more, four stars out of 12 reviews.