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American, Sandwiches, Bakeries, Soups
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23592 Rockfield Blvd, Lake Forest, CA 92630-1751
949-380-9910
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6:00 am - 9:00 pm
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Hours:
Sun 7:00 am - 8:00 pm
Mon - Fri 6:00 am - 9:00 pm
Sat 7:00 am - 9:00 pm
Dining options: Takeout

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  • 5
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  • 4
    Very good
  • 2
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  • 0
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  • 1
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Rating summary
  • Food
    4 of 5 stars
    Service
    4 of 5 stars
  • Value
    4.5 of 5 stars
    Atmosphere
    4 of 5 stars
My favorite place for breakfast or lunch

Their souffles are the best thing yet for breakfast. If you haven't tried one, you've got to! Spinach and Artichoke is the most popular. The best thing about lunch is "Your Pick Two". You can pick 1/2 sandwich, or a bowl of soup or a salad combo. I always get a salad and soup combo. Comes with... read more

4 of 5 starsReviewed May 21, 2015
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Trabuco Canyon, California
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  • Families with children
  • Doing business
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Trabuco Canyon, California
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15 reviews 15 reviews
11 restaurant reviews
6 helpful votes 6 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed May 21, 2015 NEW

Their souffles are the best thing yet for breakfast. If you haven't tried one, you've got to! Spinach and Artichoke is the most popular. The best thing about lunch is "Your Pick Two". You can pick 1/2 sandwich, or a bowl of soup or a salad combo. I always get a salad and soup combo. Comes with a roll or... More 

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Laguna Beach, CA
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52 reviews 52 reviews
39 restaurant reviews
14 helpful votes 14 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed May 7, 2015

Always good, and most importantly, consistent. If you're in the mood for a sweet treat or a savory breakfast their menu doesn't disappoint. Favorites? The sticky pecan sweet roll and the egg-white sandwich.

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Penticton, Canada
Senior Contributor
25 reviews 25 reviews
12 restaurant reviews
5 helpful votes 5 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed March 10, 2015

The food is exactly what is promised and what I've come to expect. The Latte's are good, Mac and Cheese creamy and hot.

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Foothill Ranch, California
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10 reviews 10 reviews
5 restaurant reviews
4 helpful votes 4 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed January 28, 2015

great food if you've never been here you owe it to yourself to try it. It is the best place to eat in town. adfdkjagdkgjadgkadflgkalgk dkagldkghl[sdkjh

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Henderson, Nevada
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385 reviews 385 reviews
104 restaurant reviews
324 helpful votes 324 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed August 1, 2014

I was staying at the motel down the road and this turned out to be my best choice for an evening meal. There are other eateries in the mall, but they're all too specialized. The staff is helpful with the choices and will issue you a Panera Card if you don't have one, Panera has a good array of soups,... More 

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San Clemente, California
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79 reviews 79 reviews
51 restaurant reviews
58 helpful votes 58 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed September 3, 2013 via mobile

Panera Bread is great place for morning coffee along with a fresh bakery! What I like about Panera Bread is I love to have coffee and and a cinnamon roll while have a morning business meeting. It's great!

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Riyadh
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185 reviews 185 reviews
123 restaurant reviews
69 helpful votes 69 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed April 18, 2013

I enjoy both breakfast and lunch at this restaurant. Although their bagels are not as good bagel shop, the setting and comfort of the restaurant can make up for the difference. For lunch, I usually have 1/2 Greek salad, creamy tomato and 1 Cuban Panini ( no ham). This is simply delicious. I can do some work while eating there.... More 

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Christchurch, New Zealand
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10 reviews 10 reviews
3 helpful votes 3 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed May 31, 2012

Love eating at Panera cafes. Always fantastic food and great staff

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Huntington Beach, California
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31 reviews 31 reviews
21 restaurant reviews
13 helpful votes 13 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed January 24, 2012

Varied selection, good "toothy" taste with plenty of crustiness, and Olde Worlde flavor!

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Desert Hot Springs, California
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56 reviews 56 reviews
25 restaurant reviews
18 helpful votes 18 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed January 3, 2012

Great salads, wonderful fresh breads and pastries, helpful staff, clean bright surroundings. Particularly love the new one in San Juan Capistrano.

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Restaurant Details

Location and Contact Information

  • Address: 23592 Rockfield Blvd, Lake Forest, CA 92630-1751
  • Location: United States  >  California (CA)  >  Orange County  >  Lake Forest
  • Phone Number: 949-380-9910

Price and Cuisine

  • Average Prices: USD 5 - 10
  • Cuisine: American, Sandwiches, Bakeries, Soups

Restaurant Characteristics

  • Good for: Families with children, Doing business
Open Hours
Sunday
7:00 am - 8:00 pm
Monday
6:00 am - 9:00 pm
Tuesday
6:00 am - 9:00 pm
Wednesday
6:00 am - 9:00 pm
Thursday
6:00 am - 9:00 pm
Friday
6:00 am - 9:00 pm
Saturday
7:00 am - 9:00 pm

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