What people are saying about Around the Block


"I recently sent one of my friends to the Shop and he told me that the burgers he bought were “amazing”. My friend is a big foodie, so that is a big complement. He also said the flank steak he bought was super tasty.I just wanted to pass along this positive feedback. ML 

***** Outstanding service, fun staff, superb quality, and very flexible. JR


 I love shopping at ATB because of their high quality products and service. They are great people. Some of my favouite products are their specialized dry age steaks and also eggs, cheese, sausages and deli sandwiches. Keep up the great work.. SK

***** A terrific boutique butcher that has the freshest product and finest cuts at reasonable prices to be found in the city. BH


Thanks for the awesome steaks! SR


*****  Your friendly butcher - and super meats. 


***** Shop local and great quality.

***** Though it can be busy at times, the selection is always outstanding and the staff is keen on suggesting different items as well as offering cooking suggestions. Everyone is approachable and friendly- it is lovely having this business in the neighbourhood. I love this place. CO

***** Great guys and amazing meats!! The Mexican sausages are fantastic, and they have lots of local items from sauces/marinades, cheeses and many other spices and local fare!! Always great service and truly a joy to have in our neighbourhood. JT


***** "By far the best butcher we've ever been to.
Staff are friendly amazing .. to your every need and want. The meet is fresh!. AS


***** "Great! Haven't had good meat in a while and wandered by this place today. Friendly staff, tasty beef!" MM


"Thanksgiving 2015: Best turkey ever with lots of meat - everyone raved about it"  LK


"Maple bacon sausages were AWESOME! Make more please! ;-)"


"Best sausage I've ever had."  


"All I can say is wow. Best steak I have had. Can never eat supermarket steak again."


"They do a mean tortiere here, in addition to chicken pies. All have a nice crust and are chock full of meaty goodness. Very simple like mom used to make stuff."


"They are known in the food community for their attention to detail."


"The most important thing is that the people working the counter clearly love what they do."