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417 Market St, Chattanooga, TN 37402-1204
(423) 266-2253
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  • Food
    4 of 5 stars
    Service
    3.5 of 5 stars
  • Value
    3.5 of 5 stars
    Atmosphere
    3.5 of 5 stars
Great location

This location is ideal for just about everyone working in the city which makes lunch time a bit of a mess but they do a great job at getting everyone in and out quickly. Everyone is friendly and fast. Good food, panera perfect!

4 of 5 starsReviewed March 27, 2015
Lindsay B
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10 reviews 10 reviews
8 restaurant reviews
1 helpful vote 1 helpful vote
4 of 5 stars Reviewed March 27, 2015 NEW

This location is ideal for just about everyone working in the city which makes lunch time a bit of a mess but they do a great job at getting everyone in and out quickly. Everyone is friendly and fast. Good food, panera perfect!

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Chattanooga, Tennessee
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267 reviews 267 reviews
218 restaurant reviews
88 helpful votes 88 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed October 11, 2014

Good sandwiches, good salads, good soups, awesome pastries....great selection.....great value. I wish they would bring back the smoked salmon soup. They haven't had it in a while. Great thing about Panera, they are consistently good wherever you are throughout the USA.

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Clearwater, Florida
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27 reviews 27 reviews
19 restaurant reviews
9 helpful votes 9 helpful votes
1 of 5 stars Reviewed September 29, 2014

Stopped for a quick bite... Only 2 at best working on a Saturday for Ironman - NO LINE!! Ordered our sandwiches and soup... Waited and waited and waited.... Finally after probably 15-20 minutes buzz us to tell us there is a problem with the smoked turkey and would it be ok to have the other turkey.., really getting over the... More 

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Chattanooga, Tennessee
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46 reviews 46 reviews
29 restaurant reviews
16 helpful votes 16 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed September 26, 2014

Good coffee and pastries. Cinnamon Crunch bagel my favorite.. Good soup and sandwich combos, also taste salad options. Wifi coffee and comfortable seating... Quick service, friendly staff

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Old Hickory, Tennessee
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169 reviews 169 reviews
77 restaurant reviews
51 helpful votes 51 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed May 4, 2014

We ate breakfast here both mornings and enjoyed the food and coffee greatly. The food is always hot, fresh and tasty. There are multiple options so you don't have to have the same thing each visit. We adore Panera Bread!

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Ooltewah, TN
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59 reviews 59 reviews
42 restaurant reviews
28 helpful votes 28 helpful votes
1 of 5 stars Reviewed March 23, 2014

Downtown Chattanooga again, and looking for breakfast. I wondered why no one was in Panera at 9 o'clock on a Saturday Morning. Well the regulars already knew what we were about to find out- that this one's not at all up to Panera's usual wonderful standards. The place is worn out.... dirty carpets, filthy rest room, and a messy food... More 

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Winchester, Tennessee
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62 reviews 62 reviews
38 restaurant reviews
22 helpful votes 22 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed August 30, 2013

Was looking for a place in the riverfront area and found Panera bread. The asagio bacon egg sandwich was very good as well as the pastry selection. The layout was a bit confusing and some issues with staff but would not keep us from going back because the food was just too good. Location convenient to many of the hotels... More 

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Mandeville, Louisiana
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93 reviews 93 reviews
79 restaurant reviews
70 helpful votes 70 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed August 6, 2013

Panera Bread locations are universally excellent, and this one is among my favorites. The location downtown is convenient to attractions and is staffed with quality employees. The food is fresh, tasty, well-prepared and a much healthier alternative to many other places. The coffee is excellent as well. My wife and I discovered Panera years ago on a trip to Galtinburg.... More 

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Jefferson, Georgia
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23 reviews 23 reviews
20 restaurant reviews
7 helpful votes 7 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 23, 2013 via mobile

The People were what make this location so great! Even came around and offered trial samples. Thx for the great breakfast. I had the stone cut oatmeal. Oh yeah!

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atlanta, ga
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40 reviews 40 reviews
21 restaurant reviews
22 helpful votes 22 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 19, 2013

If you can score the comfy chairs by the street, sit back with a good book, sit your latte (I know a cliché) and enjoy the view.

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Restaurant Details

Location and Contact Information

  • Address: 417 Market St, Chattanooga, TN 37402-1204
  • Location: United States  >  Tennessee (TN)  >  Chattanooga
  • Phone Number: (423) 266-2253

Price and Cuisine

  • Cuisine: American, Bakery

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