Jeffrey’s Meat Market

Former Essex Street Market Butcher Jeffrey Ruhalter Died Last Week at 60

Posted August 22, 2016 at 5:11 am

Sad news. Jeffrey Ruhalter, the beloved butcher who held court in the Essex Street Market for decades, passed away last Wednesday from cancer. He was 60. The grieving family released the following statement. Sylvia and Allen Ruhalter, their daughter Francine Levine, cousins, nieces, and nephews and friends mourn the loss of our beloved Jeffrey Richard […]

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Nordic Preserves Fish & Wildlife Opens Inside Essex Market

Posted December 3, 2012 at 9:17 am

Sagging sales and changing demographics forced the fourth-generation Jeffrey Ruhalter to pull the plug on the family butcher business after three-quarters of a century in operation.

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New Essex Street Market Vendors: Beurre & Sel Cookies and Fish

Posted September 21, 2012 at 10:28 am

The departure of Jeffrey’s Meats from the Essex Street Market left a void that is only now being completely filled.

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CB3 Again Discusses Fate of Essex Street Market

Posted June 28, 2011 at 6:40 am

Hot on the heels of awful news that Jeffrey Ruhalter’s butcher shop is officially kaput, CB3 convened last night to deliberate over the issue of Essex Street Market.

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Jeffrey’s Meat Market Not Returning to Essex Street Market!

Posted June 25, 2011 at 9:22 am

It’s officially official. Jeffrey’s Meat Market will not be returning to the Essex Street Market. Sigh.

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Jeffrey’s Meat Market Receives Post-it Love

Posted April 13, 2011 at 6:39 am

Die-hard customers miss Jeffrey and have taken to Post-it notes to show their appreciation.

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Jeffrey’s Meat Market Stripped Bare

Posted March 9, 2011 at 6:49 am

Stopping by Jeffrey’s Meat Market yesterday on our way for some produce provisions, it’s as if the business never existed. Just a somber setting.

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Jeffrey’s Meat Market Closes Temporarily

Posted March 7, 2011 at 6:39 am

Jeffrey’s Meat Market closed end-of-day Saturday, and its fate is uncertain. More after the jump!

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Jeffrey’s Meat Market in Dire Straits, Redux

Posted February 28, 2011 at 6:18 am

Essex Street Market landlords reached out to present their side of the story.

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Jeffrey’s Meat Market in Dire Straits

Posted February 25, 2011 at 6:49 am

Tough times continue for Jeffrey and his eponymous butcher business inside the Essex Street Market.

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