Welcome to B. Curtis - Established in 1951

Your local award winning butchers and delicatessen, selling the finest quality meats and produce.

Welcome to B Curtis, where tradition and quality meet in the heart of Wareham, Dorset. With a rich heritage spanning three generations and seventy years, our family has been dedicated to butchering since the days of Basil Reginald Curtis, fondly known as Reg. He laid the foundation of our legacy, on the timeless principles of Quality and Service. Since 1997, B Curtis has been under the steadfast guidance of Derrick Curtis, and as of 2023, David has taken the reins. When you choose B Curtis for your shopping needs, you’re guaranteed a level of service that reflects our commitment to friendliness, professionalism and a personalised touch.

For seven decades, our quaint shop on West Street in Wareham has been a trusted source of the finest quality local produce for the people of the Purbecks and Dorset. Today, we extend our offerings beyond our physical store, allowing you to conveniently order online for home delivery or click & collect services.

At B Curtis, our mission is clear – to provide you with the freshest and the best. This is why we pride ourselves on stocking Black Gold Beef direct from Aberdeenshire, Isle of Purbeck Grass Fed Angus Beef, Dorset Lamb and Purbeck Pork. We also bring you poultry from Creedy Carver and locally sourced wild Dorset Venison, Pheasant, Partridge, and other game.

Our commitment to Sustainability, High Quality, Provenance, and Locality is unwavering. Join us on a journey where every cut reflects our dedication to excellence, ensuring you experience the very best at B Curtis – a name synonymous with tradition, quality, provenance and your satisfaction.


Why choose US

We Have Reputation

Honesty, passion and strong values breeds good reputation.

We know our stuff

A team with over 150 years of experience under our belts.

We're available to help

We have a shop that you can call or visit. Ask us anything.

For unsurpassed quality

We know good meat and that's all we sell. Local is the best.

Spoilt for choice

We also sell cheeses, pies, cooked meats and condiments.

Delivery & Collection

We offer convenience for our customers.


Premium Meats: We source our meats from trusted farms and suppliers who prioritize ethical and sustainable practices. Our selection includes a wide range of cuts, from succulent steaks and roasts to flavourful sausages and specialty cuts. Whether you’re looking for scotch beef, local Angus beef, tender poultry, or exquisite lamb, we have the perfect choice for every culinary occasion.

Artisanal Charcuterie: Step into our delicatessen section to discover a delightful assortment of artisanal charcuterie. From handcrafted salami and prosciutto to pâtés and pastrami, we bring you the best of traditional homemade flavours. Pair these delectable treats with our fine cheeses for an unforgettable charcuterie board.

Gourmet Cheeses: Our curated collection of gourmet cheeses showcases a variety of textures, flavours, and origins. From creamy Brie and tangy blue cheeses to aged cheddars and wonderful imports, our selection caters to both classic and adventurous palates. Our knowledgeable staff can assist you in finding the perfect cheese to complement your meal or event.

Personalized Service: At our award-winning shop, customer service is paramount. Our staff is passionate about food and eager to assist you in making informed choices. Whether you’re seeking cooking tips, pairing suggestions, or advice on the best cuts for specific recipes, we’re here to ensure your culinary experience is exceptional.

Catering and Special Orders: Do you run a food business? Are you planning a special event or gathering?  We can supply you with large scale orders at the best prices. Contact us in advance to discuss your requirements.

Private Butchery: Are you a farmer, game keeper or stalker? We provide bespoke Butchery Services at cost effective prices.

Visit us at our conveniently located shop in quaint Wareham, where quality and flavour converge to offer you an unparalleled experience. Thank you for choosing us.

Meet our team

Derrick Curtis

Master Butcher

David Curtis


Darren Corner


Shane Cutler


David Houghton


Nicola Houghton

Shop Assistant

Adam March


Lizzie Moorey

Pie Maker

Lorraine Curtis

Finance & HR

Samantha Curtis

Finance & HR
Gold Priory Angus from the Goldsack Family
Grass Fed Angus Beef from the Isle of Purbeck. Jack Goldsack provide exceptional quality Angus beef, from his 3rd generational family farm.
Phil Samways
Our Pig Farmer in the Purbecks. Go see him in Action, Langton Matravers.
Angus Beef from the Highlands of Scotland
Our scotch beef is of the highest quality. Grass fed and dry aged to perfection.
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