Comments: I have recently moved to the area and visited Hirsts yesterday. What a wonderful butchers, the meat etc looked gorgeous and what wonderful service. As I love cooking I am very happy indeed to have found such a great butcher. Looking forward to my next visit!

Products Bought: Rump steak

Place Of Purchase: Shop

Name: Sarah Gygax

Comments: The best produce in Lincolnshire without a doubt. Truly lovely people and will go back time and time again 😊😊😊

Products Bought: Meats and cooked products

Place Of Purchase: Shop

Name: Paula Wilson

Comments: Simply THE BEST sausage rolls! No wonder you sell out by midday at the Farmers' Markets! Highly recommended!

Products Bought: Sausage Rolls

Place Of Purchase: Market

Name: Richard and Sarah

Comments: Undoubtedly the best sausage rolls we have ever eaten - better than home made! A great proportion of meat to pastry. The pork pie with onion marmalade is incredibly tasty. Once tried it will be difficult to pass the shop without going in for more! Whenever we visit family or friends we always take selection of Hirst's products

Products Bought: sausage rolls, pork pie with onion marmalade today, but all their meat and products

Place Of Purchase: Shop

Name: Sue and Bill King

Comments: Thank you so much for supplying us with such wonderful meats and at such short notice!! Had just moved into area and you were so kind and friendly. Will be in to see you again very soon. Kind regards, Claire and John.

Products Bought: Rib of beef & Chicken

Place Of Purchase: Shop

Name: Claire & John Leslie

Comments: This is a fantastic butcher, the meat is always of the best quality (unlike the jokes) staff are very friendly and helpful. Yes, we are regulars and intend to stay that way.

Products Bought: Meat and other produce.

Place Of Purchase: Shop

Name: Simon & Stacey

Comments: First tried your pork pies at Horncastle market, and I am from Melton Mowbray which is meant to be the home of the PORK PIE (haha) but I very soon became addicted to your own home made pork pies and I now make regular visits to your shop making it a round trip of 170 miles, I also come home loaded with Haslet, sausage and pork pies for family and friends and not forgetting something for myself :) :) :) my family and friends much prefer your products than our own local products. You can be sure that I shall be traveling over to your shop with another good order very soon. Thanks, John Goodrich, family and friends ;)

Products Bought: Pork Pies, Haslet, Sausages

Place Of Purchase: Market

Name: John Goodrich

Comments: Russell may remember me?, I called in the shop on Friday afternoon 16th May. He was a very entertaining, And very helpful. And not forgetting his lovely assistant. I was visiting Woodhall Spa, and seen the village web-site prior to my visit, and spotted your shop on the business pages. I was staying at scampton, and as such had to ask my B and B to put the Sausages and pie in thier fridge. Well i'am back in Bolton now, Just had the large pork pie with a cup tea. And have to say it was absolutely delicious. On to the sausages next. Will be in touch. DO YOU DELIVER?.

Products Bought: Sausages, Large Pork Pie.

Place Of Purchase: Shop

Name: David King

Comments: The best pork pies I have ever tasted! Simply outstanding!

Products Bought: Pork Pies

Place Of Purchase: Shop

Name: Jules Finley

Comments: thank you Russell and sadie for supplying the very best local Lincoln red rib of beef fed in the traditional way. hung for the most divine flavour .these people are true master butchers sundays would not be the same without his beef

Products Bought: rib of beef

Place Of Purchase: Shop

Name: dave benton

Comments: Thank you Russell for the quality meat, service and butcher humour! It was truly great to meet someone else who is as passionate about our honourable profession as I am. I am always proud to see what quality products can be produced in a small shop when you have a team of skilled people focused on being the best in the county at what they do. I will darken your doorstep on our next visit to the in-laws! Kind regards, Mark Mallinson Cranstons (Brampton).

Products Bought: Prime Lamb Leg Steak, Lincolnshire Sausage, Home Cured Back Bacon, Sausage Roll, Steak Burgers.

Place Of Purchase: Shop

Name: mark mallinson

Comments: Meat of the best quality especially the Rib of Beef which was excellent. Service consistently great and friendly. Always a pleasure to shop here and would highly recommend to all meat lovers.

Products Bought: Meat, Cornish Pasties etc

Place Of Purchase: Shop

Name: Kate

Comments: Absolutely the best turkey we've ever had. So succulent and tender. Fabulous flavour. Just moved to the area and had superb steak and other meat from you. Thank you. Best wishes for 2016, we'll be regular visitors.

Products Bought: Turkey

Place Of Purchase: Shop

Name: Carol and Peter Brunt

Comments: Good Customer Service with a smile, lovely pies deep filled to the crust, will definatley buy these again when i next visit, good value for money

Products Bought: Family Steak Pie

Place Of Purchase: Shop


Comments: Nothing bought as yet but have been reading about the cook book and wondering where could get a copy Heather x Hi Heather, the book can be purchased in any of the featured businesses in the cookbook, ourselves included. I believe it is available on Amazon too. Hope to welcome you to our shop soon, Best wishes Sadie and Russell

Products Bought: cookbook

Place Of Purchase: Shop

Name: Heather

Comments: Real top quality products. The home cooked ham is delicious and highly recommended. Friendly and helpful staff.

Products Bought: Ham, bacon, sausages, pork steaks, beef mince, steak pies

Place Of Purchase: Shop

Name: Diana Field

Comments: New Zealand has many incredible sites and places....but it's missing a decent pork. One of the best pork pies I have tasted was yours and trust me, I've tried a few.

Products Bought: Pork Pie

Place Of Purchase: Shop

Name: Paul Topper

Comments: Always happy with everything we buy. Can recommend the Lincolnshire sausages and fillet steak. The steak is always beautiful but the fillet is superb. Thank you, love your shop 💕

Products Bought: Fillet steak

Place Of Purchase: Shop

Name: Carol and Pete

Comments: Hi Russell and Sadie...have just nominated you for the rural Oscar from Waiheke Island New Zealand!!! Good luck with that! Barbie and Ken , 1 Roeze close and NZ!

Products Bought: Sausages, Pies etc

Place Of Purchase: Shop

Name: Barbara Hunter

Comments: The best we've tried and we've sampled them up and down the country.

Products Bought: Steak pie

Place Of Purchase: Shop

Name: Julian & Elizabeth Harniess



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