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Panera Bread

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417 Market St, Chattanooga, TN 37402-1204
(423) 266-2253
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Dining options: Breakfast, Seating, Takeout

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Quick Lunch

I was pushed for time....service was excellent...good soup selection with sandwiches & salad. Plenty of space/tables....great place to stop if you are on thge road with limited time.

4 of 5 starsReviewed September 16, 2015
Chattanooga, Tennessee
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Lebanon, Tennessee
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7 reviews
5 restaurant reviews
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed October 19, 2015

Had a good visit at Panera Bread. Great location downtown. Got the "Pick 2" soup and sandwich. Just right as always. Other than noticing that the interior of the place could use a little TLC, we had an enjoyable lunch as usual. :-)

Thank mcaruth123
Chattanooga, Tennessee
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137 reviews
125 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 27 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed September 16, 2015

I was pushed for time....service was excellent...good soup selection with sandwiches & salad. Plenty of space/tables....great place to stop if you are on thge road with limited time.

Thank hcohn31
North Charleston, South Carolina
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102 reviews
71 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 52 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed August 27, 2015

No waiting in line, food arrived quickly, food was hot and well made. I have been to many Panerai and this one was clean, well run and efficient

Thank guestRelationsSav
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70 reviews
15 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 43 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 15, 2015

Fresh salads and tasty sandwich and soup. Plenty of food for a healthy diet and you don't have to worry about all the additives that you can't pronounce.

Thank TennesseeTravel
Chicago, Illinois
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169 reviews
93 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 109 helpful votes
1 of 5 stars Reviewed June 13, 2015

The counter staff seemed to be in a dream, not paying attention to the growing crowd of irritated breakfast customers. Then they acted sort of snotty when taking the order. It was early in the morning, which may explain their churlish attitude, but doesn't explain the rock-hard pellet of chocolate inside my croissant (which seemed day-old) or my room temp... More 

Thank cdub333
New York City, New York
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101 reviews
87 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 32 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed May 27, 2015

I live in New Jersey and I'm not really crazy about our Panera Bread restaurants here. I must say though that I visited this location in Chattanooga and had a wonderful Greek salad. It puts the New Jersey Restaurants to shame. I had lunch here and enjoyed it so much that I came back the day I was flying home... More 

Thank Cricket E
Retford, United Kingdom
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60 reviews
31 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 36 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed April 1, 2015

What a feast, Waited in the queue makeing our minds up what to have. Decided on a full salad. then somebody came past us with a full salad, decided at that point to only have half of one. The food was excellent and staff most helpfull. All in all a good experience

Thank Neil S
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9 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 3 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed March 27, 2015

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!

Thank Lindsay B
Chattanooga, Tennessee
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397 reviews
313 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 108 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.

Thank DealScout
Clearwater, Florida
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27 reviews
19 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 7 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 

Thank SuzanneJoJo

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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


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