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Panera Bread

6301 Whitesville Rd, Ste 600, Columbus, GA 31904
(706) 322-0009
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Ranked #43 of 479 Restaurants in Columbus
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- Sep 17, 2014
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed September 17, 2014 NEW

Never being to Panera Bread this was a great experience! Will definitely go back! Don't forget to sign up for your MyPanera Bread card :-)

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Clayton, Georgia
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50 reviews 50 reviews
36 restaurant reviews
19 helpful votes 19 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed April 5, 2014

I thought I was in heaven! I love bread and this is the place to go. The place is clean. People who work there are friendly. Its clean. Also a good value. Will go back again and again and again!

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Atlanta, Georgia
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27 reviews 27 reviews
9 restaurant reviews
8 helpful votes 8 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed April 1, 2014

First time I had ever eaten at a Panera Bread! French Onion soup and sandwich combo with a brownie!!! YUMMY!!! :) Clean restaurant, fast customer service.

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47 restaurant reviews
41 helpful votes 41 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed September 13, 2013 via mobile

Love panera. They need another location in Columbus as well. This one can become very busy. Wish they had a drive thru like most other paneras. Staff are friendly. Orders always done fast and correct.

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Columbus, Georgia
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71 reviews 71 reviews
45 restaurant reviews
145 helpful votes 145 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed July 29, 2013

Panera does a fine job with their salads, sandwiches and baked goods. Their breakfast offerings are an excellent alternative to the fast food places and I think they are a little more wholesome. Friendly service and they keep the place clean.

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Columbus, Georgia
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204 reviews 204 reviews
93 restaurant reviews
86 helpful votes 86 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed June 28, 2013

Panera Bread is all over the place and, generally speaking, their menu and food is good. But stores vary by management. This one is poorly managed. Tables aren't cleared and even when they have been cleared, they're sticky. Ice tea containers are empty. When you ask somebody about it, well, "It's not my job." The worst pet peeve is approaching... More

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Commerce, Texas
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3 reviews 3 reviews
5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 27, 2013

Good sandwiches and soup! The staff was helpful and it was in an outdoor mall so we also were able to complete some shopping items on our list.

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Brooklyn Park, Minnesota
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8 reviews 8 reviews
4 restaurant reviews
4 helpful votes 4 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed March 28, 2013

The soups and sandwiches are always full of flavor and generous in portions. The bakery pastries are also something to save room for after the meal. Employees are very pleasant and helpful.

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Columbus, Georgia
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28 reviews 28 reviews
7 restaurant reviews
14 helpful votes 14 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed February 4, 2013 via mobile

I have always loved Panera and try to find one when I travel. My latest favorite is from their hidden menu. It's the egg white roasted turkey bowl. If you are looking for a healthier breakfast item, this is perfect and according to my calculations, it's only 5 Weight Watcher points!! I also love the breakfast quiches.

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LAFAYETTE
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11 restaurant reviews
25 helpful votes 25 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed December 20, 2012

Panera Bread is simply a good place to eat if you want a good, quick and tasty meal. My tennis team and our wives were in Columbus for a tennis tournament, and had the priviledge of eating a couple of meals at Panera Bread.The sandwiches are prepared with fresh ingredients and the soups are very tasty.

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