Outside Round (Flat)

Also Known As: Bottom Round (Flat)

Largest section of the full Bottom Round that is separated from the Heel and can be cut into Bottom Round Roasts or Steaks. Lean and benefits from tenderization.
Butcher's Note

Given the name “Bottom Round Flat” because it is the “Flat” portion of the Round remaining after the removal of the Heel.

Where This Cut Comes From:

Round Primal

Round Primal | Primal Cut

Home to lean, inexpensive cuts that come from the rump and hind legs. The muscles in this area are used for movement, so the beef is leaner and less tender. Often sold as roasts, steaks for marinating or Ground Beef.

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Great value and very lean. Best for roasting or slow-cooking and slicing thin.

A good everyday cut, boneless and lean. Marinate and broil or grill and slice thin. Learn more about this beef cut here.

This lean cut is best tenderized with a marinade before cooking. Grill or broil then slice thin.

Boneless and lean. Pointed, Sirloin end of the Outside Round.

A lean, boneless cut that’s great for everyday meals and benefits from a marinade before grilling.

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