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Primo's Deli

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1707 Wooster Ave, Akron, OH 44320-4102
+1 330-745-9056
10:00 - 20:00
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Tue - Sat 10:00 - 20:00
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31 reviews
24 restaurant reviews
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 14 October 2016 via mobile

In my opinion this is the best restaurant in Akron. I usually always get the Double which is pastrami and corned beef. It's delicious!!!

Thank James282988
1 review
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 22 August 2016 via mobile

I am a Baker and have never found a recipe for a Carrot Cake I was happy with. Primo's is homemade and out of this world amaaazing! Best. Carrot Cake. Ever. 🙌 🍰

Thank Rainy M
Stow, Ohio
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8 reviews
4 restaurant reviews
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 27 June 2016 via mobile

An Akron icon. Good old fashion deli. Great Rueben. Bottomless chips. Had a gyro this time and was a great surprise. Ate every bite. Cucumber sauce do fresh. Friend had antipasto salad. Gotta try the blue cheese dressing. Packed with chunks of cheese. Big beer selection. Two thumbs up!!

Thank Liljin333
Akron, Ohio
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36 reviews
26 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 15 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 26 March 2016

My husband and I had a taste for deli but couldn't make our way to Cleveland (or New York). We decided to try Primo's and I'm glad we did! It's not fancy, but it's good. We were allowed to sit anywhere we wanted (there is seating on both sides of the deli counter). We were greeted at our table with... More 

Thank iheartroadtrips1518
Wadsworth, Ohio
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158 reviews
115 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 57 helpful votes
3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 26 March 2016 via mobile

The food was regular bar food- sandwiches, wings, chips, soups and desserts. It was good not great. The atmosphere is eclectic, kind of like your grandmas dining room in 1970. The service was slow and the servers were inattentive and texting on their phones. The bathrooms are small and old. There are only 1 for men and 1 for women... More 

Thank Polkadot72
Mansfield, Ohio
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206 reviews
108 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 115 helpful votes
3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 24 February 2016

Came in on a weekday for lunch. Greeted warmly and chips placed on the table. Server was kind and knowledgable. Hubs had a cup of chili and an italian sub, I had a ruben. We both had iced tea. All the food was great, but we were surprised at the bill, almost $30. The chili was $5, both sandwiches were... More 

1 Thank slrv61
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2 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 14 January 2016 via mobile

Too expensive....chilli was not as good as wendys and more than double in price! Not quite sure what the big fuss over the place is about...their famous utaluan sub isnt worth the $ either

Thank Amy B
Doylestown, Ohio
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96 reviews
65 restaurant reviews
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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 25 November 2015

The reubens here are very good our favorites. Lots of beer choices from all over the world. But one of the best items on the menu is the homemade Carrot Cake. It is one of the best and a meal unto itself because the portion is very generous.

Thank Dtowntraveler
Akron, Ohio
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44 reviews
25 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 25 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 27 October 2015 via mobile

I've been frequenting Primo's Deli for more than 25 years right after Paula learned how to take her first order. My first sandwich was the Hot Italian Sub...and 25 years later it is still the best sandwich in Akron..! With that said I have tried many of the other sandwiches on the menu with equal enjoyment. But why mess with... More 

Thank Pete L
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59 restaurant reviews
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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 14 September 2015 via mobile

Have eaten there numerous times. Awesome corned beef, potato salad and the best grilled cheese sandwich around! Prices about average for a deli but food is very good.

Thank Don O

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
    4 of 5 bubbles
  • Value
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
    4 of 5 bubbles
American, Delicatessen
Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Takeout, Seating, Serves Alcohol, Waitstaff, Wheelchair Accessible
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Open Hours
10:00 - 20:00
10:00 - 20:00
10:00 - 20:00
10:00 - 20:00
10:00 - 20:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 1707 Wooster Ave, Akron, OH 44320-4102
  • Location: United States  >  Ohio (OH)  >  Akron
  • Phone Number: +1 330-745-9056

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  • Do you have gluten-free options?
  • Is there a dress code?
  • Do you allow dogs on the outdoor patio?