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Where to buy meat online in South Africa

Don't have time to head to the butcher's or grocery store? Just buy your meat online from these online retailers we've found.

Sometimes it’s hard to make time for a stop at the grocery store to get what you need, and storing large quantities of meat in your freezer for months on end isn’t always an option either. Luckily, you can now easily shop for your groceries online, and get fresh meat products whenever you want.

Some of the most important considerations when buying meat is the quality and expiration date. When you’re ordering online you can’t check these things yourself so you have to trust that the store you’re buying from is providing you with quality products.

To that end, we’ve gathered a list of widely trusted online retailers that stock both meat and dairy products. Plus see which ones offer free shipping!

Where to buy meat online

  • Woolworths
  • Pick n Pay
  • Game
  • Fleisherei
  • Buyfresh

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1. Woolworths

With stores across the country, it’s easy to get your hands on meat and other fresh products, and thanks to the online store you can see what’s still in stock.

  • Can order ahead and pick up from store
  • Delivers to all major cities and suburbs
  • Competitive pricing means you save more

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2. Pick n Pay

You can always find a big selection of fresh meat and dairy products lining Pick n Pay’s shelves. The online store works just as well and you can get your order delivered straight to your door.

  • Use your smart shopper points to save more
  • Delivers to all major cities and suburbs
  • Competitive pricing means you save more

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3. Game

Game is a household name when it comes to buying appliances, but the store sells a wide range of products. You can buy meat products online from its website too.

  • Make use of Game’s price beat policy to get value for money
  • Easily return products if not satisfied
  • Delivers to most cities and suburbs in South Africa

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4. Fleisherei

While the Fleisherei only delivers to addresses in Gauteng, it does stock a massive variety of meats, including poultry, lamb, pork and beef.

  • Offers same day delivery
  • Sells a big selection of bulk packs
  • Daily deals help you save more

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5. Buyfresh

Buyfresh only delivers to Cape Town and the surrounding areas, but it sells a big range of organic and ethically sourced products, making them worth a look.

  • Ensures products stay cold during the entire process
  • Daily and weekly delivery options
  • Stocks a wide variety of products in addition to an assortment of meats

Which of these retailers offer free delivery?

  • Woolworths: Free delivery on orders totaling R470 or more
  • Fleisherei: Delivery is free on all orders over R800
  • Buyfresh: Delivery is free on orders of R1,000 or more

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