Patrick Strainge, Award Winning Butcher

Finding a quality butcher is hard these days. With supermarkets forcing many independent butchers out of business, you will often have to travel a long way to buy good quality meat for your table. Patrick Strainge is an independent butcher based in Bampton, Oxfordshire. Founded in 1973, the butcher’s shop specialises in providing you with prime meat from local herds.

As a member of the Guild of Q Butchers, Patrick Strainge undergoes regular rigorous inspections to ensure the quality of his meat and his butchery skills meet the Guild’s exacting standards.

Buying stock from local farms, many of which are owned and run by members of the Strainge family, means the Bampton shop serves an extensive range of prime meat and meat products: Windrush Valley free-range beef – Prime free-range pork Local free-range lamb – Fresh poultry – Award-winning sausages – Home-cured bacon and gammon – Home-smoked meats Freshly-made Meat Pies – Fresh free-range eggs.

All the meat sold by Patrick Strainge is fully traceable, and no growth promoting additives are used. The meat travels only between 5 and 10 miles from the farm to the shop. With ‘food miles’ becoming increasingly important in the war against global warming, you can be sure the meat you buy from Patrick Strainge has not travelled excessive distances.

Many of the recipes used by Patrick Strainge are top secret. They have been developed over the years and are a closely guarded secret. As a member of the Guild of Q Butchers, many recipes are passed around between the members, Britain’s best butchers!


Our Services

Pig Roast

Planning a party, wedding or social gathering? What better way to cater for your guests than with a traditional pig roast.

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Deli Counter

Like the butchery, the delicatessen counter at Patrick Strainge’s Bampton shop features the best in British meat and produce.

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Local Deliveries

Need your meat order delivered to your door? We can offer you this service. Please click below to find out the areas we cover.

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Meet the Team

Visit our meet the team page and learn more about the skills and experience the Patrick Strainge Butchers staff have to offer.

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