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Franklin Square Deli

108 S Water St, Corner of Water St. & Main St., Kent, OH 44240-3524
+1 330-673-2942
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Overview
  • Excellent65%
  • Very good30%
  • Average4%
  • Poor0%
  • Terrible1%
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“subs” (9 reviews)
“soups” (7 reviews)
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American, Deli, Soups
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LOCATION
108 S Water St, Corner of Water St. & Main St., Kent, OH 44240-3524
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1 - 10 of 66 reviews

Reviewed August 19, 2018

This place is great. Good food, decent prices, friendly competent service. There's a reason it's been there for some 40 years.

Thank Ron-Corinne
Reviewed August 6, 2018 via mobile

My book club has net here a number of times. Great place, great service, food is really good. The ambiance is relaxing and really open to groups or smaller gatherings. I’ve also been there with my husband and had a nice time.

Thank oddmom07
Reviewed July 11, 2018

With so many new restaurants in Kent, this place is still holding its standard as a great deli. All the sandwiches are hand made at time of order.

Thank adnerblou
Reviewed January 22, 2018

Franklin Square Deli is always a good stop when wanting a good deli sandwich. The soups are good. The service is good. It is an established restaurant that is clean, friendly and has consistent quality in their meals.

Thank Joe D
Carl P, Owner at Franklin Square Deli, responded to this reviewResponded January 24, 2018

Thanks Joe, always appreciate kind words! Thanks for stopping in!

Reviewed January 19, 2018

Sub shops in the college town of Kent, OH have come and gone over the years. But one has been around seemingly forever is still going strong, and with good reason. Franklin Sq. Deli has retained what made it good to start with, but has...More

Thank satcheldog
Carl P, Owner at Franklin Square Deli, responded to this reviewResponded January 22, 2018

Thanks so much for your thoughts and kind words!

Reviewed August 16, 2017 via mobile

Wasn't too hungry, but wanted to eat something. I got a personal sized cheese pizza...it was REALLY good! (And pizza is not my favorite by far.)

Thank DCW614
Carl P, Owner at Franklin Square Deli, responded to this reviewResponded September 7, 2017

Thanks for the positive comments. Although our focus centers on sandwiches, we try to make sure everything we serve is pleasing to the palate.

Reviewed July 10, 2017

If you are looking for soup and a sandwich, this is the place to go! Every time I go there, no matter what I get, the food is great!

Thank E4092XXamyc
Carl P, Owner at Franklin Square Deli, responded to this reviewResponded September 7, 2017

So nice of you! Thanks for the positive review!

Reviewed June 22, 2017

Franklin Square Deli is a hidden gem for "shredded pork" what a great sandwich! Shredded pork with an amazing Bar b Que sauce and topped with homemade coleslaw. Been working in Kent for 16yrs, Bypassed this place many times. It was definitely worth the stop....More

Thank WhyMee2
Carl P, Owner at Franklin Square Deli, responded to this reviewResponded June 24, 2017

Thanks for your positive review! That sandwich has been a hit for well over 25 Years! Do try some of the others.

Reviewed April 29, 2017 via mobile

A Cuban Sandwich in Ohio? Without hesitation, hands-down the BEST Cuban you will find north of Miami. The delicious homemade, impeccably seasoned bread is much of what makes a cubano authentic. Franklin Square Deli has every detail down to spec. Ingredients include: Ham, Pork Roast,...More

Thank Julie W
Carl P, Owner at Franklin Square Deli, responded to this reviewResponded June 24, 2017

WOW! Thanks so much. We worked and worked on that sandwich for many years with external input from many people. I personally think it is one of the tastiest sandwiches in the area too! Thanks again for your review!

Reviewed April 11, 2017

Home town restaurants and sandwich shops are very difficult to find these days, and especially those that are also outstanding. The menu here provides a wealth of really delicious specialty sandwiches that the chain restaurants simply can't sustain. Their hot sandwiches are especially delicious! Highly...More

Thank owenandmel
Carl P, Owner at Franklin Square Deli, responded to this reviewResponded June 24, 2017

Thanks so much for your kind words! When I travel to other areas, it is usually the local establishment that I seek, and most of the time, rewarded with great food and service. Appreciate that you took the time to post this!

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    Service
  • Value
    Atmosphere
Average prices
$5 - $10
Cuisine
Meals
Dinner, Lunch
Restaurant features
Seating, Delivery, Takeout, Street Parking, Accepts American Express, Accepts Mastercard, Accepts Visa, Accepts Discover, Wheelchair Accessible, Accepts Credit Cards
Good for
Families with children, Kids
Open Hours
Sunday
11:00 AM - 5:00 PM
Monday
10:00 AM - 5:00 PM
Tuesday
10:00 AM - 5:00 PM
Wednesday
10:00 AM - 5:00 PM
Thursday
10:00 AM - 5:00 PM
Friday
10:00 AM - 5:00 PM
Saturday
10:00 AM - 5:00 PM
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 108 S Water St, Corner of Water St. & Main St., Kent, OH 44240-3524
  • Location: United States  >  Ohio (OH)  >  Kent
  • Phone Number: +1 330-673-2942
Description
Over 35 years of providing Kent the finest, freshest, tastiest Deli style sandwiches, soups, submarines, salads and more. Enjoy quick service for both casual dining in and carry out. Rest assured that cleanliness and attentive service is our priority. We also provide late afternoon/early evening delivery to nearby locations (Kent only). Franklin Square Deli is renowned for its large selection of Party Tray/Party Fare foods and Box Lunches for any size group. We have been selected "Best Sandwich Shop" in a number of community and area reviews over the years, come see why!
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