Welcome to Solent Butchers

We’re a proud family business established in 1984.

Solent Butchers began life as a retail outlet in Portsmouth, providing local customers with exceptional service and offering them high quality meat products. Today, Solent Butchers is a well-respected catering butchers providing chefs and foodservice operators with those same exacting standards of customer service and premium quality cuts of meat.
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Accreditation

Since the year 2000 Solent Butchers Limited have held the BRC Global Standard for Food Safety. We also hold a number of other accreditations or certifications including the Soil Association and Red Tractor Meat Processing. A fundamental objective of our Quality System is…

HACCP

At Solent Butchers our food safety system is firmly rooted in the application of the principles of HACCP (Hazard Analysis Critical Control Points) as detailed in Codex Alimentarius. The proven advantages of application of a robust HACCP Plan include…

Microbiological Testing and the Food Safety Program

Solent Butchers conduct routine daily swabbing of meat contact surfaces to confirm the effectiveness of cleaning controls. Microbiological and chemical analysis is carried out on meat and meat preparations to verify shelf-life and compositional requirements including…

Labelling

All our products are labelled in line with current food legislation including full traceability. Labels are continuously monitored to ensure full compliance at all times…

Traceability

We have a comprehensive system for supplier approval driven by the need to have established, reliable, consistent supplies of safe and legal raw materials of known provenance. For our identity preserved products we have from ‘farm to plate’ traceability…

Training

A comprehensive programme of staff training is in place to ensure that food safety is not compromised and the requirements of the British Retail Consortium Global Standard for Food safety and current food legislation are met…

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