ABOUT MARIO’S – FORT MYERS LOCAL BUTCHER

The story of Mario’s, your local butcher in Fort Myers, started in 1954 when Mario Pica came to America from his homeland of Naples, Italy. It was then when Mario, at age 14, started selling fruit on a Brooklyn, New York street corner to make money for his family.

Mario then got a job working at a local pork store. Being the hardworking person he is, Mario took advantage of the opportunity and started learning how to make sausage. Mario then began working for Brooklyn’s famous A & S Pork Store; it was t