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Panera Bread

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PASTRIES & SWEETS​
We make our pastries, desserts & sweets w/ the best ingredients, from our own original recipes. All are baked fresh daily & all are very, very good for you. In that "I'm going to treat myself" or "I've had a bad day" kind of way.
Carrot Cake w/ Walnuts
Freshly baked carrot walnut cake filled & topped w/ cream cheese icing, then finished w/ a carrot décor piece
Pecan Braid
Our​ pastry dough twisted & braided w/ simple flavors of butter & freshly ground pecans coated w/ Light sugar syrup for sweetness
Cherry
Our special recipe pastry cream topped w/ whole cherry filling & white icing
Cheese
Made w/ our cream cheese filling & cinnomon crunch topping
Chocolate
Filled w/ semisweet chocolate bars & topped w/ honey glaze
Double Fudge Brownie
A rich, fudge-like brownie w/ chocolate chunks topped w/ chocolate icing
Pumpkin Cookie
It’s Back! Our shortbread cookie decorated w/ icing
Peanut Butter Dream
With all-natural peanut butter, toffee w/ almonds & peanut butter flavored chips.
Chocolate Duet w/ Walnuts
Chocolate​ cookie dough w/ walnuts, semisweet chocolate chunks & bits of white confectionary chunks
BREAKFAST FAVORITES​
Steel Cut Oatmeal
With organic steel cut oats, cinnamon crunch topping & choice of fresh strawberries & pecans.
Strawberry Granola Parfait
Stonyfield farm low-fat, organic vanilla yogurt, maple butter pecan granola w/ whole grain oats & fresh strawberries. Available all day, while they last
New Steel Cut Oatmeal
With organic steel cut oats, cinnamon crunch topping, dried cherries, apple chips & almonds.
FRESHLY BAKED BREADS​
Country
A crisp crust & nutty flavor. Available in miche & loaf
Stone-Milled Rye
With chopped rye kernels & caraway seeds. Available in miche, loaf
Three Cheese
Parmesan, Romano & Asiago cheeses. Available in miche, loaf, demi
Focaccia
Italian flatbread baked w/ olive oil & topped w/ sea salt. Available in sea salt & asiago cheese. Available in loaf
Whole Grain
Moist & hearty, sweetened w/ honey. Available in miche, loaf, baguette
French
Slightly blistered crust, wine-like aroma. Available in miche, baguette
Sesame Semolina
Delicate​ & moist, topped w/ sesame seeds. Available in miche & loaf
Three Seed
Poppy, sesame & fennel seeds. Available in demi
Ciabatta
A moist, chewy crumb w/ a thin crust & light olive oil flavor. Available in loaf
Chocolate Pecan Babka
It’s Back! A rich, sweet egg bread that is marbled w/ semi-sweet flavored chocolate filling & toasted pecans.
BAKED EGG SOUFFLÉS​
Available mornings only, while they last
Four Cheese
Made w/ white cheddar, Romano, parmesan & neufchatel cheeses
Spinach & Artichoke
Spinach,​ Romano cheese, red peppers & artichoke hearts, lightly flavored w/ a hint of garlic & a dash Of tabasco
Sausage & Gouda
Savory egg mixture, sausage, & smoked Gouda, baked in our sweet croissant dough.
Spinach & Bacon
Spinach, cheddar cheese & bacon, enlivened w/ a dash of tabasco, a hint of garlic & a squeeze of Lemon juice
BAGELS AND SPREADS​
Cherry Vanilla
It's​ Back! Flavored w/ cherry chips, dried cherries & cranberries, vanilla, honey & brown sugar.
Sweet Onion & Poppyseed Bagel
Our Sourdough bagel filled w/ dried sweet onion pieces & poppyseeds.
Asiago Cheese
Chunks​ of asiago cheese baked right in, w/ even more asiago on top
Cinnamon Swirl & Raisin
Our​ sourdough bagel sweetened w/ cinnamon chips, brown sugar & raisins swirled throughout
French Toast
Made w/ sweet maple-flavored & cinnamon chips
Pumpkin Pie Bagel
Freshly​ baked bagel featuring pumpkin & spice w/ a crumb topping & cinnamon sugar mixture, sprinkled w/ powdered sugar
Blueberry
Made w/ a mix of wild & cultured blueberries
Chocolate Chip
Flavored w/ milk chocolate flavored chips
Cinnamon Crunch
Cinnamon & vanilla chips flavor the dough, topped w/ a sweet, crunchy shell of cinnamon & sugar
Everything
Topped w/ sesame seeds, poppy seeds, garlic, toasted onion & kosher salt
BREAKFAST SANDWICHES​
Mediterranean Egg White on Ciabatta
Egg whites, a thick slice of vermont white cheddar, roasted tomatoes, fresh spinach, & basil pesto on Freshly baked ciabatta
Sausage, Egg & Cheese
All-natural egg, freshly cracked every morning, a thick slice of Vermont white cheddar & all-natural Sausage on any signature bagel
Bacon, Egg & Cheese
All-natural egg, freshly cracked every morning, a thick slice of Vermont white cheddar & applewood- Smoked bacon on any signature bagel
Asiago Bagel Breakfast Sandwich
Freshly cracked egg, applewood-smoked bacon & Vermont white cheddar on our asiago bagel
Steak & Egg
Seared​ top sirloin, all-natural egg, Vermont white cheddar on our signature sweet onion & poppyseed Bagel.
Egg & Cheese
All-natural eggs, freshly cracked every morning, & a thick slice of Vermont white cheddar on any Signature bagel
CAFE BREAKFAST SANDWICHES​
Breakfast Power Sandwich
All-natural egg, freshly cracked every morning, a thick slice of Vermont white cheddar & smoked, lean Ham all grilled on freshly baked whole grain bread
Egg & Cheese
All-natural egg, freshly cracked every morning, & a thick slice of Vermont white cheddar, all grilled on Freshly baked ciabatta
Bacon, Egg & Cheese
All-natural egg, freshly cracked every morning, a thick slice of Vermont white cheddar & applewood- Smoked bacon all grilled on freshly baked ciabatta
Sausage, Egg & Cheese
All-natural egg, freshly cracked every morning, a thick slice of Vermont white cheddar & all-natural Sausage all grilled on freshly baked ciabatta
About
From focusing on quality, clean ingredients to serving our food to you in a warm and welcoming environment, Panera Bread is committed to being an ally to our guests. That means crafting a menu of soups, salads and sandwiches that we are proud to feed our families. You don't have to compromise to eat well. Whether you want to come in and enjoy a coffee and our complimentary Wi-Fi , or order online using Rapid Pick-Up so you can grab something quickly, Panera Bread Alexandria is here with warmth and welcome. Panera Bread. Food as it should be.
Special Diets
Vegetarian Friendly
Meals
Breakfast, Lunch, Brunch, Dinner
CUISINES
American, Soups, Cafe
FEATURES
Takeout, Wheelchair Accessible, Seating
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Reviewed 1 week ago

We used to go to Panera Bread at least twice a month. No more. They serve mediocre food that's not even hot. French onion soup - half a bowl - overcooked onions and a gob of cheese in the mix. Sandwiches on mostly hard bread....More

Date of visit: June 2019
Thank Surfrat50
Reviewed May 13, 2019 via mobile

Debating one or two stars... ok, one. The food has been consistent... consistently bad. I used to love Panera but these days they are not living up to their former glory. Breads are mediocre, bagels...meh, and any "made" food is just not good. My favorite...More

Date of visit: January 2019
Thank jptejas
Reviewed April 12, 2019

I was in the area and decided to stop for lunch. I've eaten at Panera Bread before and decided to stop in and have a bite for lunch. Upon entering, it looked like most Panera restaurants and was also pretty modern. Seating was plentiful and...More

Date of visit: April 2019
Thank DJK30
Reviewed March 19, 2019

Lots of family with different tastes and we were all happy with our meals. Great place to take the kids.

Date of visit: March 2019
Thank Bobbi B
Reviewed November 25, 2018

I like the new interior of Panera Bread at this location. It is more open and seems more like a snack bar type of place. Comfortable seating at tall tables and the smaller tables as well. They have added a computer generated order feature at...More

Date of visit: November 2018
Thank Glen W
Reviewed January 6, 2018 via mobile

We love Panera. Great food, fresh, friendly staff. We usually pick it up and take it home to eat it. Love the sandwiches, bread (obviously), and soups!

Date of visit: November 2017
Thank NEVenturer
Reviewed December 3, 2017 via mobile

As always, the food was excellent at Panera Bread. This trip I enjoyed the Pick 2 - Caesar Salad with Chicken and Chicken Noodle soup. The food rates a 5. I was not as satisfied with this location. First impression was that it was dirty...More

Date of visit: December 2017
Thank drgreeley
Reviewed November 11, 2017

I tried the ancient grain and argula with chicken salad and roasted turkey cranberry flatbread sandwich and this was a very tasty combination. The salad was very fresh, the chicken pieces were very large and well done. The salad dressing was especially tangy as well....More

Date of visit: November 2017
Thank Glen W
Reviewed October 11, 2017 via mobile

Always good food. Always clean. Always efficient! You can count on Panera Bread. I like this site as we can eat outside!

Date of visit: October 2017
Thank NEVenturer
Reviewed September 17, 2017

The food is always fresh.. They have made mistakes with my orders, but are nice and fix it right away. I wish they had an area for people that bring little kids though... One kid almost knocked my hot coffee on them. Other than that...More

Date of visit: September 2017
Thank acefam2012
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