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Panera Bread

2625 E Franklin Blvd, Gastonia, NC 28056-7263
704-853-0774
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Durham, North Carolina
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17 reviews 17 reviews
8 restaurant reviews
1 helpful vote 1 helpful vote
4 of 5 stars Reviewed October 13, 2014

I eat at a lot of Panera Breads while traveling and this location is new and very large. The food was great, as usual and the service from the staff friendly. They are doing a new thing where you can order on line or at a kiosk for faster service. This area needs a little work. I think once they... More

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Chattanooga, Tennessee
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274 reviews 274 reviews
128 restaurant reviews
116 helpful votes 116 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed August 10, 2014

This is not a top-tier Panera, it's just okay. The staff wasn't friendly nor were they unfriendly they were just folk doing their job. The food was consistent with other Paneras but there was nothing special about this location or the team. They gave you a pager to let you know when your food is ready. However, when your food... More

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Gastonia, North Carolina
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42 reviews 42 reviews
26 restaurant reviews
11 helpful votes 11 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed May 22, 2014

Panera is great, food is amazing, price that fits any budget, service is awesome. Evie, our waitress went above and beyond to make our meal happier, from extra dressing to a casual talk, she made us feel very welcome. There are plenty of parking space, outdoor seating, indoor is comfortable and very cozy. Worth 2 visit and return.

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Mount Holly, North Carolina
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3 reviews 3 reviews
3 restaurant reviews
2 of 5 stars Reviewed May 10, 2014

Every time i go there they are either out of what i want or the muffins are dry with little or next to no fruit inside. when i asked the manager about this he stated that they were either out of fruit or that he would inquire about the problem.why would i get charged for that kind of crappy food.... More

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Gastonia, North Carolina
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120 reviews 120 reviews
74 restaurant reviews
54 helpful votes 54 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed December 21, 2013

Last few times we went, we were not to impressed. Went last week and even thou it was the lunch rush and seating was sparse, we had a great experience. They brought our food directly to our table and it came pretty darn quick for the lunch rush. Staff was very helpful and friendly, we will be back...

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Gastonia, NC
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27 reviews 27 reviews
20 restaurant reviews
5 helpful votes 5 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed November 25, 2013

Over the years, I have eaten each week at Panera Bread, but the only service offered was at the cash register when you placed your order. You were given a "buzzer" which advised when you could come pick up your food. You cleaned your own table afterwards. I think the newest method of operating is good. People are bringing your... More

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Top Contributor
102 reviews 102 reviews
75 restaurant reviews
36 helpful votes 36 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed October 11, 2013 via mobile

Soup is very good also bagels are very good! Sandwiches & salad are pricey & not very big for your money. You get your on food, drinks & clean your table. I go for bagels & broccoli soup which is very good. A lots of people at lunch but line moved fast. I would eat there again for the soup.... More

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Gastonia, North Carolina
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25 reviews 25 reviews
24 restaurant reviews
9 helpful votes 9 helpful votes
1 of 5 stars Reviewed October 8, 2013

My daughter and I went there one afternoon for a light snack after shopping. Several items were missing off the menu board in the drive-thru and when asked if they were offered they employee answered yes, but didn't give sizes or price. Small kid size fruit cup was $2.79 and only filled half way. Drinks were scorching hot. Bill was... More

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18 reviews 18 reviews
5 restaurant reviews
7 helpful votes 7 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed October 6, 2013 via mobile

I am a frequent visitor of panera...especially on road trips. Stopped at this panera at 8:20pm maybe it was too close to closing time. Service was ok. They handed me a buzzer for my order and the store was not busy. So much for the normal personal touch of calling you by name. When the lady placed my food on... More

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4 restaurant reviews
1 of 5 stars Reviewed August 28, 2013 via mobile

Wouldnt recomment it, regardless of what the hear say is. everyone tells me this place is great, so I decided to keep giving it chances. I love soup &bread, so I LOVE bread bowls, but the bread is always hard as a rock & the soup comes in a really small cup. The bread on the side is also always... More

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Additional Information about Panera Bread

Address: 2625 E Franklin Blvd, Gastonia, NC 28056-7263
Phone Number: 704-853-0774
Location: United States  >  North Carolina (NC)  >  Gastonia
Cuisine: Bakery, Delicatessen

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