Open Hours

Monday - Wednesday : 10 AM – 7 PM
Thursday - Saturday : 10 AM – 8 PM
Sunday : 11 AM – 7 PM
Franklin Square Deli established itself in historic downtown Kent, Ohio in 1983, on the corner of Water and Main Streets. From the beginning, the menu focused on fresh, cut to order sandwiches, made directly in the approving view of the customer.

FREE Evening Delivery…

Don’t want to cook? Call for a DISPATCH! EVENING DELIVERY: Sunday through Wednesday, delivery from 2:00 – 6:30 Thursday through Saturday, Delivery from 2:00 – 7:30 KSU & within Kent Area. $8 Minimum.

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Voted #1 Best…

For decades, the Deli has been synonymous with delicious signature sandwiches served on fresh Italian loafs…still downtown Kent’s most popular eatery.

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Best Party Trays in Town…

Choose from 15 different party platters. Each one is tasty, fresh and delicious. Whether it's a small family gathering or a neighborhood block party.

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Today’s Specials…

Zuppa di Giorno

Manhattan Clam Chowder

Tomato Gorgonzola

Corn Chowder with Bacon (last call)

The Deli’s (Damn Near) Famous Chili

Monday: MOM’S HAM SALAD $4.50

Just Like Mother Used To Make!
Triple Decker, Tasty Ham Salad
on Fresh Oatbran Bread,
Cut Vertical just like you remember!
A Great Summer Lunch Sandwich!

Tuesday: BRATWURST $5.25

Must Be Getting’ round Summer!
Direct From Wisconsin
Johnsonville Brats…“Da Best”
Mild Semi Sweet Sausage Link
Grilled to "Snap" on a Garlic Toasted
Steak Roll, covered with Sauerkraut
and Spicy Brown Mustard.

Wednesday: KENT'S BEST

Sale Price All Day Wednesday!
Corned Beef, 1000 Island,
Seasoned Kraut, and Melted Swiss,
on Toasty Thick Deli Rye.

Thursday: LOUSIANA

Shredded Tender Pit Cooked
Pork with a Special BBQ Sauce
and covered with Our Tangy Cole
Slaw, Shredded Cheese and a
Heavy Shake of Hot Sauce. On a
Garlic Toasted Steak Roll.
Could Be the Best Pork Sandwich you will Ever Have!


Another Perfectly Pleasing
Panini MELT
with Monterey Jack,
Crumbled Smoky Bacon, Onion,
Dills and Cheddar Cheese on
Thick Sour Dough Bread!

Saturday & Sunday:

A Quarter POUND of warmed
shaved Smoked Ham, Sauerkraut,
a Taste of Onion, Melted Swiss
and a Swish of Tasty Yellow Mustard
on Thick Sliced Rye Toast!



  • Franklin Square Deli Clean Family Restaurant


    Sandwich and Medium Drink for $3.99.
    Sundays, Mondays and Tuesdays
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