Open Hours

Monday - Wednesday : 10 AM – 5 PM
Thursday - Saturday : 10 AM – 5 PM
Sunday : 11 AM – 5 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.

Today’s Specials…

Zuppa di Giorno

Ham & Bean

Manhattan Clam Chowder

Delaney's Vegetable Noodle (last call)

The Deli’s (Damn Near) Famous Chili

Monday: Jalapeno & Monterey Jack

OK, This Is The One! (don’t be afraid)
Gooey, Strechy Monterey Jack Cheese
with Bits of Diced Fresh Jalapeno
Peppers & Onions on Crispy Italian
Bread with a Dipping Bowl of
Peppercorn Parmesan Ranch!

Tuesday: NEWARK

Delicious Chicken Breast
Filet Sliced into Thin Strips and Lightly
Grilled with Peppers & Onions, then
Covered Under Marinara Sauce and
Shredded Cheese on a Garlic Toasted
Steak Roll.


We take a $1.50 OFF one of our tastiest
and most popular sandwich! Smoked Ham,
Hard Salami, Seasoned Pork Roast and
Swiss Cheese with Dills, Yellow Mustard,
a skim of Mayo, Lettuce, Tomato & Onion
on a Buttered Ciabatta roll, PRESSED on
the Panini Grill, to meld all those great flavors…made in the Tradition of
The Ybor, Florida Community!


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: BLEU BULL – $8.25

Lean Top Round Roasted Beef
piled onto a Garlic Toasted 6" Steak Roll
with Marinated, Fire-Roasted Red
Sweet Peppers, Mozzarella and Bleu
Cheese Chunks. Baked in the oven to
melt the cheese and blend the flavors.

Saturday/Sunday: $1.00 BUCK OFF

One of Our Most Popular Bagel
Sandwiches, and i’ts $1.00 OFF!

Warmed & Seared Hard Salami, some
of Our Delicious Hot Pepper Rings,
a Couple Rings of Onion, Melted
Pepper-Jack on an Everything Bagel
with a Layer of Cream Cheese. Flavors Just Explode!

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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…

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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