Contact Us

We are here to help you. Contact us during our regular store hours via email or phone 216-321-7917,

John Zagara - Owner

John Zagara

John Zagara, is the third generation of Zagara’s to manage the store.


John grew up working in the store as a young man. Upon graduating from Syracuse University in 1986 with a degree in accounting, John took a brief hiatus from the family business and worked as an auditor for Price Waterhouse and as Manager of Finance for MasterCard International in New York City.


John returned to Cleveland and joined his father as an assistant store manager in 1993 and became president of the company in 1996.

Michael Gill
Store Manager

Mike Gill joined Zagara’s Marketplace as Store Manager in 2018. Since then, he has used his communication skills everyday to lead the Zagara’s Marketplace team to serve our customers.


Mike began his career in the grocery industry in 1994 as a stock clerk at Missler’s Supervalu and working his way up to Assistant Store Manager. In 2000 he joined Pepsi where he worked for 12 years advancing to Territory Director. In 2012 Mike began working for the grocery wholesaler Supervalu.


Mike is a 2008 graduate of Bryant and Stratton College with a BBA. In 2012 he graduated from Baldwin Wallace University with my MBA. In addition to his role as Store Maanger, Mike is also a part time professor of business at Baldwin Wallace University and at Bryant and Stratton College.


Look for Mike around the store working with our dedicated team to create a a unique and pleasant shopping experience.

Contact our departments for answers to specific product questions or to request new products.


Bakery Department Manager


Contact the Bakery Department.

By Phone: 216-397-8568

Beer & Wine

Zagara's Marketplace Beer & Wine Department Manager

Mike F.
Beer & Wine Manager

Mike brings a unique blend of experience to our store and our customers. This former bar owner uses his experience to select the highest quality spirits, ensuring our store has the most well stocked selection of beers, wines and meads in Northeast Ohio. Ask him for a recommendation- we would be happy to introduce you to something sure to satisfy.


Contact the Beer & Wine Department:

By Phone: (216) 320-4563


PrestoFresh Manager


Contact thePrestoFresh Delivery Department

By Phone: (216) 397-8565

Bulk Foods

Bulk Foods Manager



Contact the Bulk Foods Department:

By Phone: (216) 397-8565


Zagara's Marketplace Dairy Department

Val P.
Dairy Department Manager

Val brings more than 42 years of experience in the grocery business to our customers as our dairy department manager. He focuses on providing the highest quality dairy and related products. He truly understands our customers and their changing needs. Val has worked in many departments and can answer any question you may have about our offerings.


Contact the Dairy Department:

By Phone: 216-320-4560


Deli Manager



Contact the Deli Department.

By Phone: 216-397-8567

Floral Department

Zagara's Marketplace Floral Department

Ellen B.
Floral Department Manager

With over 30 years of experience, Ellen seriously knows flowers. More importantly, she knows our customers.


Under Ellen’s guidance, our floral department works every day to create beautiful bouquets and unique arrangements with the freshest flowers available. Our goal is to translate your vision into beautiful bouquets and arrangements to fit your budget.


Contact the Floral Department:

By Phone: (216) 397-8569

Frozen Foods

Zagara's Marketplace Dairy Department

Val P.
Frozen Foods Manager

Val manages both the dairy and frozen food department. Val uses more than 42 years of experience to select and provide quality frozen foods to our customers.


Contact the Frozen Foods Department:

By Phone: 216-320-4560

Grocery Department

Grocery Manager



Contact the Grocery Department:

By Phone: 216-320-4565

Liquor & Spirits

Liquor Department Manager

Contact the Liquor & Spirits Department

By Phone: (216) 321 0884

Meat Department

Zagara's Marketplace Meat Department Manager - John

John M.
Meat Manager

John is our Meat Department Manager. He got his start cutting meat at Family Foods in Collinwood in 1996 and has been with us since 2004. He loves the Zagara’s team and helping our customers try new things. His favorite cuts of meat are rib steaks and Delmonico steaks. Ask John for cooking instructions, we would be happy to share.

Contact the Meat Department.

By Phone: 216-320-4562

Prepared Foods

Prepared Foods Manager


Contact the Prepared Foods Department.

By Phone: 216-397-8568

Produce Department

Produce Department Managaer


Contact the Produce Department:

By Phone: (216) 397-8565

Seafood Department

Seafood Manager



Contact the Seafood Department.

By Phone: 216-397-8566

Administrative Assistant

Administrative Assistant




By Phone: 216-320-4567
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