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Biancardi Meats

2350 Arthur Ave., The Bronx, NY 10458 40.854431 -73.888452
nr. 186th St.  See Map | Subway Directions Hopstop Popup
718-733-4058 Send to Phone

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  • Price Range: ($) Budget
  • Type: Gourmet Marketplace
  • Products & Services: Butchers/Fishmarkets
Photo by Simon Peter Muñoz

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Hours

Mon-Thu, 8am-5:30pm; Fri-Sat, 7:30am-5:30pm; Sun, closed

Nearby Subway Stops

B, D at Fordham Rd.

Payment Methods

Cash Only

Product Guide

Gourmet

  • Butchers/Fishmarkets

Profile

Biancardi's is that throwback butcher shop that some home cooks dream about: a large, sparkling-clean, tile-covered shop filled to the brim with all things meat. Trimmed cuts of lamb, beef, pork and veal are arrayed alongside stacked rows of harder-to-find items like quail, rabbit and pheasant. And of course, as a shop indebted to southern Italy, Biancardi's offers lots of coiled, freshly-ground sausages, yards of glittering honeycombs of tripe, house-cured pancetta, tubs of sweetbreads and brains, and even the occasional glaring goat's head. Humming with a passel of busy butchers and avid shoppers looking for special cuts or oven-ready items like rolled beef braciole and stuffed chicken breasts, this long-standing store (in the same family since the 1930s) can be daunting for first-timers, as butchers seem to know every customer's name, history and trimming preferences. Newbies will want to become regulars soon after they discover the high quality is paired to near-supermarket prices.

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