Paramus Meats closes

John’s Prime Meats (Paramus Meats) finished in Hoboken

Residents have had the luxury of a great neighborhood butcher at 305 First Street for the past 50 years.

As of last weekend – John’s Prime Meats (Paramus Meats) is closed forever. Into retirement after owning the establishment for the last 40 years. Probably a well-deserved retirement as well.

We have one bonafide butcher left: Truglio’s. Otherwise you’re left with questionable meat from supermarkets like ShopRite, A&P and King’s.

Paramus Meats – John’s Prime Meats – Hoboken, NJ

2007 Update:

Used to be “John’s & Son’s Meat Market.”


Description – Meat retail store. Butcher
Address – 305 1st St, Hoboken, NJ 07030-2432
Telephone – 201-798-9051

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3 Comments on "Paramus Meats closes"

Biff McFly
7 years 9 months ago

Anybody ever been here? Can I get some reviews, general prices etc?

7 years 9 months ago

They have good italian sausage. Meat is a little pricey. They now have fish but I never bought any there so don’t know about the quality.

7 years 9 months ago

great quality. the lamb is fantastic. they will cut it any way you want and trim the fat as requested. not too badly priced.