Prime Meats • Catering • Imported Delicacies

 Gourmet Deli • Fresh Fish & Seafood • Fresh Produce

Hours Monday-Saturday 9a-6p, OPEN SUNDAYS NOW 10a-3p



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!

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Professional Chef's Corner


     Melissa is our newly featured private chef and owner of Enliven Personal Chef Services. We welcome her catering and personal chef expertise  within our community to residents and visitors of Manatee and Sarasota Counties. She brings over 20 years of experience and hard work to your doorstep with her professional and yet stress free attitude.

Her custom menus are brought to you only after careful consideration of your specific dietary needs, and budget. Whether your specific needs include allergy restrictions, health considerations or you are  just a natural born food lover, Melissa will bring the very best to your table.

Enliven specializes in small intimate gatherings or specialty services hosted in your home or choice of venue.

Many visitors and locals enjoy having Melissa prepare delicious at home meals that are neatly packed with recommended reheating instructions included.

Visitors on Anna Maria Island, Longboat Key and Siesta Key many times want to just relax in their vacation home during their visit here. Simply let Melissa plan, prepare and serve your upscale or casual meal while you do what you came here to do.... relax and enjoy your family and friends!

She  only uses the very best ingredients from our local sustainable food sources.

Her food is 100% homemade including all the condiments, breads and desserts.

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