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.

FREE Evening Delivery…

Don’t want to cook? Call for a DISPATCH!
Every Day:
2 to 4:30. 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

Cuban Black Bean

Tomato with Spinich & Gorgonzola

The Deli’s (Damn Near) Famous Chili

Monday: TURKEY

Toasty Pita Stuffed Up with Warm
Turkey Breast and Melted Cheddar
atop Fresh Romain, Tomato, Onion,
and a Splash of Peppercorn Ranch.
Then Finished with Crispy
Grilled Bacon Bits!


Everyone’s Favorite! Warm, folded
thin sliced Beef Pastrami, Red Onion
Slices, Gooey Brick Cheese and a
Layer of Orange Marmalade on
Tasty Deli Rye…pressed lovingly
on the Panini until all the flavors
come together In unity!

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: EGG SALAD $4.75

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

Saturday & Sunday: ROAST BEEF

It’s Big and on a Bagel and
This Ones Coming Hot!

A Quarter Pound of Thin Shaved
Lean Top Round, Slices of Jalapeno’s
& Onions, Zesty Barbeque Sauce
and Melted Jalapeno Cheese!