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Panera Bread

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2733 Pacific Coast Hwy, Ste A, Torrance, CA 90505-7947
+1 310-517-0324
Today
7:00 am - 8:00 pm
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Hours:
Sun 7:00 am - 8:00 pm
Mon - Fri 6:30 am - 9:00 pm
Sat 7:00 am - 9:00 pm
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Globe, Arizona
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275 reviews
140 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 106 helpful votes
2 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Stopped by this morning at 10:30 am and they stopped serving breakfast at 10:30 but it was cold and rainy and we thought soup would be good instead. But they don't serve lunch till 11am and only had two choices for soup on a cold rainy day. They did have pre-made fritatas but they didn't seem appetizing. It was very... More 

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Thank Cheryal
San Diego, California
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7 reviews
5 restaurant reviews
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 4 weeks ago

The muffin tops are the best. They take the best part of the muffin and serve it to you. The best bagel is the cinnamon bagel. And each time you come in you qualify for a reward. So make sure you are a rewards member. You'll be surprised what you will get for free.

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Thank Marilyn G
Torrance, California
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75 reviews
54 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 14 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed September 11, 2016

We've been going to Panera for many years but haven't been in a month or so. This morning it was very confusing with their service. They used to either call out your name or give you a number for your table or give you a buzzer. Today they just put the bagel on one counter calling out the type it... More 

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Thank janad63
Torrance, California
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66 reviews
45 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 9 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed July 22, 2016 via mobile

Love going to Panera Bread for quick lunch with the kids. Mac and cheese is the kids favorite, we always try the different options of soups and sandwiches. Never disappointed. Friendly and quick service.

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Thank Khaled A
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9 reviews
7 restaurant reviews
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed June 27, 2016

Panera is always good and consistent where ever you are. This is another example of good food, but a little pricy for sandwich and the mac n cheese is the best ever but expensive for the serving size.

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Thank donaldc266
Fountain Valley, California
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409 reviews
348 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 90 helpful votes
2 of 5 bubbles Reviewed May 22, 2016

Lobby Roomy, seating felt crowded. Had 10+ customers in line and one cashier. Later, no one in line and two cashiers. Prices higher; portions smaller. Oatmeal ($4.49) cup size bowl, warm (not hot). Bagel with plain cream cheese $3.39. Love the dark roast coffee (small $2.09. Seating divided in two areas. Took a small counter seat with wobbly chair (needs... More 

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Thank baaaaaaa
Palos Verdes Estates, California
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42 reviews
27 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 17 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed April 30, 2016

This Panera is very popular, even on Sundays at 8AM, line moving fast. Very tasty chedar/broccoli soup. Chocolate cookies to die for. Crisp salads. Large sandwich platters for office parties. Great variety of breads. Our favorite is the sour dough baguette. The souffles come in different flavors:spinach/artichoke, bacon/spinach, 4 cheeses, cheese/mushrooms a special breakfast treat. Panera's prices are kinda high,... More 

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Thank Ulrike Z
Temecula, California
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344 reviews
212 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 63 helpful votes
3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed March 10, 2016 via mobile

I had difficulty last time I visited this location. Again this time there was confusion at the register. The Iced Tea was empty. They did respond and fill it...thank you! The portions have gotten much smaller! I've been getting the same BBQ salad for years and this one was TINY. Same bowl, just a thin layer of salad at the... More 

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Thank businessmap1
Port of Los Angeles, CA
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156 reviews
81 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 87 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed September 2, 2015

Panera's concept of serving delicious freshly-prepared foods has made it a popular destination for quick meals or snacks. The popularity of this place often makes it a bit crowded and congested, particularly at peak eating hours. The selection of delicious food items, however, is well worth the wait.

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Thank Jonaleen A
Torrance, California
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64 reviews
54 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 8 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed May 23, 2015

Have never ordered anything that I didn't love. The steak salad is fantastic. If you need to do school work or business - bring yoru laptop - they have internet connection for free. Highly recommend.

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Thank Renae T

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    3 of 5 bubbles
    Service
    3 of 5 bubbles
  • Value
    3 of 5 bubbles
    Atmosphere
    3 of 5 bubbles
Average prices
$5 - $10
Cuisine
Cafe, American, Soups
Meals
Breakfast, Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Takeout, Seating, Wheelchair Accessible
Good for
Business meetings, Families with children
Open Hours
Sunday
7:00 am - 8:00 pm
Monday
6:30 am - 9:00 pm
Tuesday
6:30 am - 9:00 pm
Wednesday
6:30 am - 9:00 pm
Thursday
6:30 am - 9:00 pm
Friday
6:30 am - 9:00 pm
Saturday
7:00 am - 9:00 pm
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 2733 Pacific Coast Hwy, Ste A, Torrance, CA 90505-7947
  • Location: United States  >  California (CA)  >  Torrance
  • Phone Number: +1 310-517-0324

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Typical questions asked:
  • Do you have gluten-free options?
  • Is there a dress code?
  • Do you allow dogs on the outdoor patio?