Croeso, welcome to Mathews Butchers

from Dai, Marcia and Rhys

A family run business established over the last 27 years, you will find us in the old drovers’ town of Llandovery, located in the heart of Wales, close to the Brecon Beacons National Park and the Cambrian Mountains.

We pride ourselves on the quality and freshness of our fine, local produce. You will find Welsh meats of the highest quality. Whenever possible we source our meats from local farms. Savour the flavour of our Welsh lamb, beef and pork.

We take great pride in our selection of bacon and sausages, the meats are all sourced locally and homemade on the premises. Choose from a number of regular varieties or try one of the specials like our Home Cured Bacon!

Why not try our wholesome homemade meat pies, sausage rolls all fresh from the oven or some of our delicious cooked meats, pork pies, scotch eggs or faggots.

cured ham main

Home Cured Bacon

We now cure our own Bacon!! Come and try some of our special home cured bacon and taste the difference, see below for the process… Starting with […]

Super star bacon

Recently some of our bacon featured in a video promoting holiday cottages in Pembrokeshire.  Just watching it makes you feel hungry…

Roast Leg of Lamb

Preheat the oven to 200ºC/400ºC/gas 6 and place a roasting dish for the potatoes on the bottom. Mix the crushed garlic, chopped rosemary, lemon zest and […]
  • HURRY! If you want to grab your chance to sponsor one of the racing sheep or one of the jockeys, and have your name in the race card, you've just got time! Contact Carol Arthur at Trydan Arthur Electrics or Marcia Mathews at Mathews Butchers.

    Sheep sponsorship is £30 - if your sheep wins, you receive £60 back
    Jockey sponsorship is £20 - if your jockey wins, you receive £40 back

    You'll see your name up on the huge screen at the races, which are part of the evening's entertainment, prior to the rugby and the PARTY IN THE CAR PARK.

    You can also buy £1 wager tickets for each race on the night.

  • Best butchers in Wales. Friendly staff and fantastic haggis and Lorne sausage.Diolch (in Glaswegian)

We are open 6 days per week: We are very easy to find in Llandovery. You will find our delivery bicycle parked outside the shop in Stone Street which is just off the main A40. Street parking is free and easy.


Mathews Butchers

6 Stone Street
SA20 0JR

Tel: 01550 721 277