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The Chop Shop 

The Stivers Family 








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Welcome to The Chop Shop. We are proud to be in West Bradenton which is located in Manatee County on the West Coast of Florida since 1971.  We carry only the finest quality meats and gourmet food items, international specialties as well as everyday groceries. We pride ourselves on the fact that our extraordinary value and quality typically will turn a first time customer into a customer for life. All of our fresh meats are all natural, raised with no hormones or preservatives. Our beef is Iowa, grain fed and aged beef. Our pork is Iowa, corn fed pork and our veal is milk fed veal of the finest nature. We carry fresh seafood, local produce and the finest selections of wine to compliment your meal. If you don’t see your favorite item we can likely order it for you. We also have fresh daily hot items to go…Your family will think you cooked a delicious family meal in minutes. Shop where the professional chefs shop, at The Chop Shop…where your satisfaction is always guaranteed!


  • Our meat comes from family ranches located in the USA ONLY.
  • Our animals eat 100% vegetarian feed with no by products.
  • Our animals live outdoors and in clean comfortable environments.
  • Our animals are never given any added hormones or antibiotics


We have a full selection of gourmet hard to find items. Come explore and see all the unique choices  you will find everything from fresh produce to canned san marzano tomatoes, aged olive oils,the finest cheeses in the area with the best pasta in town, you will find imported Chocolates, coffee and tea, preserves as well as jams, with new items weekly.


Our Award Winning Delicatessen has it all. Most of our salads are homemade with the finest, fresh, unique ingredients to ensure total satisfaction of our time tested recipes. Just ask us to taste a sample. You’ll surely taste the difference! We also offer hot, fresh daily, ready to-go meals.

Wine and craft beer

Wine coordinator Doug Stivers sources local vineyards and also popular labels to bring together a collection to impress for all occasions. Doug takes pride in bringing the best pairing to your dining room table.

Stop by and say hello, we would love to see you.

Take a trip down memory lane with us