The Ethical Butcher

If you are reading this, you have either placed an order with us or are interested in what we do and how we operate, hello! We like to do things differently at the Ethical Butcher. Terms and conditions are sometimes written in legalese and used by companies to assert their legal rights.  These terms and conditions are written in plain English and set out how partnership with you as our customer

Please also take a look at our Impact Statement, which is not a set of aspirations but a real-world description of our ideals and how they are translated into business practices.This document works in tandem with our Shipping Policy, and our Terms and Conditions for use of our Web-Site which are available on our website.


Over 18s only

To place an order with us, you must be over 18 years of age.

We reserve the right to decline any order or to suspend your account with us at our discretion


Use of your information.

We will never pass on your information to any other organisation.

We will send you emails and or telephone you regarding your order.

When you order from us, you will receive emails which tell you about our latest offers. Of course, you can unsubscribe from this.

T&Cs for use of the Website



Your rights

To Cancel

Unless you have placed a special order requiring special stock or a special cut, or a collaborators' product, you may cancel your order until the time your meats have been prepared by our master butcher. 

In the case of the above exceptions, if you wish to cancel, please call us immediately, and we will do our best to accommodate your needs.


Our Shipping Policy accompanies this document.

Shipping Policy


Perishable goods



We take waste reduction very seriously and have put iojn place a packaging returns scheme, the page also contaunbs some information baout otherpositive environmental uses for our boidegradable insulation materials

Packaging returns


If the item was marked as a gift when purchased and shipped directly to you, in the light of a refund being made, you'll receive a gift credit for the value of your return.

If the item wasn't marked as a gift when purchased, or the gift giver had the order shipped to themselves to give to you later, we will send a refund to the gift giver, and she/he will find out about your return.


See our recipes



Our food production areas also handle products containing allergens, such as sesame seeds for our Burger buns, or nuts for our Persian Kebabs. Whilst every precaution is taken to minimise cross contamination in the production of our food we cannot guarantee that trace elements of allergens don’t exist.
Any allergens that make up part of the ingredients of our products are stated on the product label.

If you have specific dietary requirements and/or are unsure about the suitability of any of our products then please contact a member of our team for further information.