DurhamRegion.com puts together a yearly competition that brings together the residents of the Durham region to nominate the best businesses in the area! Every year, our Readers’ Choice Awards allows users to vote for their favourite local businesses and professionals in several categories.

This is a great way for people to show their appreciation for the businesses and service providers in their area.

This year, Halenda’s Meats was a winner in not 1, not 2, not 3, but was a winner in 6 categories in the 2022 Readers Choice Awards – Best of The Diamonds!



Butcher / Meat Shop


Grocery Pick-up and Delivery

Independent Grocery Store


Specialty Food Store

We want to thank everyone who voted for us! We appreciate you all and will continue to serve you as best as we can in every category and strive to always be the best!

We love being your go-to place to get high-quality meat and groceries! We will never take that for granted and will continue to serve you with passion and excellence!


What's Your Halenda Moment?

Your Halenda moment is a time in your day when you are shocked in the most amazing way! Like taking a bite of our award-winning kobassa and shocked by the amazing flavours. Or shocked that your kids ate all their lunch! Or shocked that after a long day of work, your partner has dinner ready for you!

Share your Halenda moment on social media to win prizes and use #whatthehalenda!

Where To Buy Our Products?

Available at select Metro, Sobeys, Foodland, Fortinos, Food Basics and Halenda's Meats locations! Also available at select deli and independent butcher shops throughout the province.