Phil Bennett started working on butchers row in Leeds market at the age of 12 discovering his passion and leaving school at 13 to start work full time and he’s never looked back.
25 years of dedication and learning that started under the wing of Eddie Broadbelt. Phil watched and learned from the best and launched his first shop on Butchers row in 2001, opened by his former teacher Bob Gettings MBE who was proud of Phil’s achievement after leaving school so young.
Phil is a proud family man married to Sam with children Scott and Molly, all the family work together and now Phil and his expert team operate five shops; Leeds market, Castleford, Morley, Pontefract and Anthony’s in Horbury.
All meat is sourced locally from first rate suppliers Ralph Pearson, John Penny, John Worsley, Clarke Meats and Dave Davis from D and R meats.
In 2020 the Bennett’s Butchers Club launched on Facebook with an audience of 32k and growing; we now offer next day delivery making Phil “Your local butcher Nationwide”.
Bennett’s have worked with hundreds of charities, community groups and amateur sports clubs over the years; in 2019 Phil started to supply World Heavyweight champion Tyson Fury and his family.