Specializing in fresh meats, poultry, deli, seafood, bakery, dairy, imported beer, wine & freezer meat!

OUR STORY: K&K Portage Market has been serving Cleveland and the west side communities since 1972. Our tradition began in 1940 when our grandfather, Yaro Kolar, opened his first butcher shop, Kolar’s Meats, on the corner of E. 93rd and Marah. Jerry Sr. started working for his father and learning the meat business by packing eggs and making deliveries on his bicycle at the age of nine. Yaro moved his shop to 105th and Union in Cleveland’s Bohemian neighborhood in 1952…. read more


  • Best Submarine Sandwiches in Cleveland (2005).
  • Plain Dealer, 2005: “Kolar’s shop, on Warren Road in Cleveland’s West Park, is bright, friendly, and offers a stunning selection of meats, deli items, freshly baked breads, desserts and more. In case of nuclear explosion, loot this place first!” – John Campanelli
  • Best Butcher Shop (Scene Magazine, 2006)