Closed 11/24 - Thanksgiving and 11/25 - Black Friday. Online jerky store open 24 hrs per day. Store Hours: Mon-closed, Tue - Sat, 9 - 6; Sun 12-5 ~Order ahead by phone, e-mail and online, 734-475-1300,

True North Jerky and Foods

A family owned and operated smokehouse, meat shop and specialty foods store specializing in smoked meats and fish - including  our award winning jerky and snack sticks - authentic hand made sausages, bratwurst, burger patties, hand cut steaks, hot sauces and specialty cheeses.

Are you looking for a traditional or creative way to celebrate over a meal? Need snacks for a road trip? Headed to a tail gate party? We are more than jerky, try all of our products!


Our store

12855 E Old US 12, Ste 7

Chelsea, MI 48118

Ph: 734-475-1300

Tue - Sat, 9am - 6pm
Sunday, 12pm - 5pm      Closed Monday

True North Jerky and Foods

About Us

John and Courtney Heller are the owners/operators of True North Jerky and Foods, a smokehouse, meat shop and specialty foods store in Chelsea, MI. John and Courtney are farmers and have a long history of working in the meat and food safety industries. 

At True North Jerky and Foods they make smoked meats and fish, authentic sausage recipes from around the world, many grill-ready bratwurst flavors and hot dogs, snack sticks, pulled pork, shredded turkey, ground meat mixes & patties; and deliciously crafted varieties of beef, turkey, chicken, pork, elk, bison and venison jerky to satisfy every palate.

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