Cranstons - Butcher - Maker Cranstons - Butcher - Maker

Delicious local food
-made by us-

Quality you can trust – since 1914

A family run butchers for more than 100 years, we are passionate about offering the highest quality local
meat and produce for our discerning customers

Gourmet BBQ

Glorious get together food

Perfect picnics

Pies + scotch eggs + sausage rolls

Taste of Cumbria

The perfect gift or Cumbrian experience at home!

Lazy weekend breakfasts

Shop our delicious dry cured bacon

Butcher + maker

Just like Stanley Cranston back in 1914, our skilled butchers buy only the best cattle, sheep and pigs from farmers we know and trust, expertly hanging and cutting the meat. We have full control from field to counter. Our skilled kitchen team make sausages and pies, cure bacon, roast meats, and prepare fresh salads each day


Award winning butcher + maker

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