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Newport News, Virginia
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100 reviews 100 reviews
70 restaurant reviews
33 helpful votes 33 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed January 6, 2015 via mobile

everything is good, either you go for breakfast or lunch, if it is breakfast try their cheese soufflé is very yummy. For lunch I like their potato soup just know they don't have it everyday. Their Swiss and ham sandwich is very good.

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33 reviews 33 reviews
32 restaurant reviews
5 helpful votes 5 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed December 25, 2014

Always clean. Fast service. DELICIOUS FOOD. Average prices. Best soufflés, muffins, and bagels. Awesome lunch menu.

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Bremerton, Washington
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44 reviews 44 reviews
30 restaurant reviews
21 helpful votes 21 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed September 6, 2014

Clean restaurant, good food & service (on a busy Saturday, Noon 9-6-14). Tempting pastry display case coming in the front entryway. Tried a delicious cinnamon roll (https://www.panerabread.com/en-us/menu-categories/pastries-and-sweets.html ) & white chocolate & raspberry mini cake (OK) and BBQ Chicken Flat-bread sandwich (OK). Self serve soft drinks & coffee available. Wifi available.

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96 reviews 96 reviews
62 restaurant reviews
23 helpful votes 23 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed August 20, 2014

Walk in and get greeted by a friendly employee. They are patient I you are there for the first time. I asked questions about their sandwich and employee was very helpful. if she didn't know an answer she would look it up. Tried the Thai salad and was not disappointed. Their prices are a little high. Finished the meal with... More 

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Newport News, Virginia
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26 reviews 26 reviews
15 restaurant reviews
13 helpful votes 13 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed July 10, 2014

I had a few gift cards for Panera so I called in my order (Lemon chicken or so soup and Thai chicken flatbread). I had gone to the website prior to ordering and signed up for the rewards problem which entitled me to a free sweet/ dessert instantly. I got the pecan braid. Food tasted fresh and delicious. Small portions,... More 

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Gainesville, Florida
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184 reviews 184 reviews
94 restaurant reviews
126 helpful votes 126 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed November 13, 2013

We are from Florida and were visiting family in Newport News. We were glad to find a Panera Bread for lunch. The service was excellent, the food was delicious and we really enjoyed eating at a restaurant we know from back home. It was very crowded and busy the day we ate lunch. But the service was very good and... More 

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West Reading, Pennsylvania
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151 reviews 151 reviews
80 restaurant reviews
104 helpful votes 104 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed July 19, 2013

We stopped here for breakfast on our way through Newport News. It was challenging to get to because our GPS kept getting confused as to our location. After driving in circles for a bit, we happily located the Panera Bread farther down the road than where the GPS was leading. If you can muddle through a confused GPS system and... More 

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Top Contributor
52 reviews 52 reviews
14 restaurant reviews
26 helpful votes 26 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed May 1, 2013

This Panera has always delivers great customer service! The employees always seem to go out of their way to meet your needs. Always greeted with energy and pleasant attitudes. Kudos to the management for hiring great talent! I always look forward to stopping there!

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New Kent, Virginia
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22 reviews 22 reviews
17 restaurant reviews
4 helpful votes 4 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed April 9, 2013

LOVE THE MENU! I wish I lived closer to Panera. I would eat there everyday. The food is great, the service is great! What else can I say?

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Norfolk, Virginia
11 reviews 11 reviews
8 restaurant reviews
4 helpful votes 4 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed April 5, 2013

Parking, ingress and egress, is a little tight at the JANAF location, however, both Greenbrier and JANAF get the order right and out to you quickly and it tastes great. I especially like the breakfast soufle, soup bowls and the turkey/avocado sandwiches.

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Additional Information about Panera Bread

Address: 12531 Jefferson Ave Ste 271, Newport News, VA 23602-4493
Phone Number: (757) 890-8030
Location: United States  >  Virginia (VA)  >  Newport News
Cuisine: Bakery, Delicatessen

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