Open Hours

Monday - Wednesday : 10 AM – 8 PM
Thursday - Saturday : 10 AM – 9 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

Creole Style Pinto's & Rice

Metropolitan Mushroom

Polish Cabbage Roll & Beef (last call)

The Deli’s (Damn Near) Famous Chili

Monday: EGG SALAD $4.00

Our Traditional Egg Salad Sandwich
made with Triple Layer
Fresh Oatbran Bread…
A Healthy and Light Selection!


Delicious Link of Smoky Kielbassa
seared to Perfection and Tossed
into a Soft Wheat Pita with Zesty
Sauerkraut and Gulden’s Mustard
Served with a Side of Potato Salad!

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!

Friday: BLUEBERRY HILL $7.50

Juicy Roasted Pork Loin Tenders,
Red Sweet Pepper, tastes of Jalapeno’s
and Honey Mustard and Melted Colby
on Ciabatta with a Daub of
Sweet Blueberry, Panini Pressed!

Saturday & Sunday:

Thin Sliced WarmTurkey Breast
Piled High on Toasted Cuts of
Thick Rye, covered with Our Tangy
Cole Slaw, Red French Dressing
and Swiss Cheese!



  • Franklin Square Deli Clean Family Restaurant


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