It’s all Made Right Here in our kitchens.
When it comes to so many of the prepared food you love at DLM, rest assured that it’s Made Right Here by the wonderful people in our kitchens at each store. By making the food we sell in our own kitchens at each store, this enables us to taste our food every day and constantly assess it, talk about it, and sell it with pride and passion.
- We use local free-range eggs for our egg salad, which are boiled and cracked by hand.
- We make our soups entirely from scratch, including making the stock (see what soups we’re serving up today).
- We create custom sandwiches to order and serve them up hot off the panini press with chips and pickle chips for lunch and dinner (view the complete menu).
- We hand pull the meat off the chickens to make our chicken pot pie.
You get the idea—we simply love making good food! So, even when you don’t have the time to cook at home, you can still feed your family well from the DLM Deli & Kitchen.
We use the same great ingredients that you buy for your own home, such as DLM Fresh Free-Range, Air-Chilled Chicken and local produce that is in season. Our recipes are developed and tested by our very talented DLM Culinary Director, Chef Carrie Walters. Our cooks are very hard-working people who take pride in making delicious, healthy food with no shortcuts.
The DLM Deli has garnered quite a reputation.
Just look at the case and your eyes will dance as they soak in the variety of deli salads, made from scratch here at DLM, like our ever-popular Pine Club Salad. Our Deli also is known for carrying the best lunch meats—all natural, no preservatives. For our selection of DLM All-Natural Turkey, we’ve partnered with New Carlisle-based Bowman & Landes Turkey Farm. DLM Uncured Ham is made with duBreton Natural Pork—no nitrates, nitrites added. We also roast our own DLM All-Natural Roast Beef. In addition we also carry Boar’s Head meats and cheeses. It’s these same quality ingredients that we use when crafting our Famous Deli Sandwiches (menu).
Gourmet Takeaway (Fast Food the way it should be)
Take a deep breath and relax. Dinner just got easier with our Gourmet Takeaway section featuring homemade taste without the hassle. It’s the fast food solution that doesn’t sacrifice quality ingredients and flavor. Our Kitchens are filled with all sorts of options for a homecooked (by us) meal of your picking! Choose à la carte entrées and sides. Or, build a Dinner Deal where you can choose an entrée and two sides for $9, $11, or $13. You can customize your family’s tastes perfectly! Still hungry for convenience? Keep an eye out for our Dinner for Two Bags that are great when you’re really on the go.
The famous pizza of Naples, Italy is made by artisans who use simple, local ingredients and bake in hearth ovens.
In the same manner, we make the dough from scratch, add our own handmade ingredients, and bake the pizza for you on the hot hearth of our special Naples-style oven. The result is an amazing pizza in the style of Naples that has the signature airy crust with a charred exterior and chewy interior, and each bite containing just the right ratio of toppings.
View our complete menu or read more below.
Ingredients: Homemade red sauce, fresh mozzarella, fresh whole basil, extra-virgin olive oil, sea salt.
Ingredients: Homemade red sauce, mozzarella, provolone, pepperoni, parmesan, Italian seasoning.
Ingredients: Homemade red sauce, hot italian sausage, red chili flakes, fresh ricotta, basil.
Ingredients: Homemade red sauce, mozzarella, provolone, parmesan, Italian seasoning.
Ingredients: Extra-virgin olive oil, goat cheese, spinach, fresh tomato, wild mushrooms, caramelized onions, kalamata olives, oregano, sea salt.
Ingredients: Extra-virgin olive oil, crème fraîche, bacon, caramelized onions, gruyère, emmental, mozzarella, provolone, black pepper.
Ingredients: Homemade red sauce, fresh mozzarella, fresh whole basil, prosciutto di parma, arugula.
FIG & GOAT CHEESE
Ingredients: Extra-virgin olive oil, fig preserves, gorgonzola, goat cheese, pancetta, arugula.
Ingredients: Homemade red sauce, mozzarella, provolone, pepperoni, hot italian sausage, bacon, parmesan, italian seasoning.
Ingredients: Extra-virgin olive oil, garlic, calabrese salami, hot Italian sausage, fresh mozzarella, red onion, hot honey, basil.
Ingredients: Extra-virgin olive oil, crème fraîche, black pepper, fresh mozzarella, crucolo cheese, spinach, garlic sauté, sea salt.
Ingredients: Homemade red sauce, pepperoni, hot Italian sausage, wild mushrooms, caramelized onions, seasonal peppers, fresh mozzarella.
Let us help ease entertaining, event planning, and business gatherings with good food that’s Made Right Here.
We think about food a lot. Call use crazy (we prefer food fanatics), but we believes it’s a crucial part of almost any gathering as food brings people together. Our goal is to make your life easier and more delicious, which is why our team of pros do what they do best. You’ll find many of our most popular options listed in FEAST, our special occasion booklet.
To place an order, simply call or visit your favorite Dorothy Lane Market and ask for the department that is noted on the page of FEAST that contains the item you wish to order (view last page of Feast for pricing).
Box Lunches are perfect for a business gathering and come with a sandwich option, side dish, DLM Kettle Cooked Potato Chips or baby carrots, and a dessert.
We recommend placing orders 24 hours in advance, although we will try our best to accommodate when you’re in a pickle. Let us know how we can help!