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Panera Bread

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1401 S Veterans Pkwy, Bloomington-Normal, IL 61701-7190
+1 309-662-0336
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  • Excellent42%
  • Very good33%
  • Average25%
  • Poor0%
  • Terrible0%
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“soups” (3 reviews)
“sandwich” (3 reviews)
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American, Cafe, Soups
$$ - $$$
1401 S Veterans Pkwy, Bloomington-Normal, IL 61701-7190
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Reviewed February 4, 2018

Fresh, tasty, real ingredients, any bakery item is to die for. Pretty fast if you want to just drive through. The best soup ever

Thank surenaf2017
Reviewed October 7, 2017 via mobile

We like to eat here when passing through , nice people and excellent food. That soup was amazing! Some tasty flavored lemonades, teas and frescas also.

Thank chimmmie
Reviewed July 30, 2017

We ate a couple of meals here during a recent stay in the area and found the food to be fresh and tasty. The staff went out of their way to be helpful and efficient. The store shares a lot with the Doubletree, so it...More

Thank Pat D
Reviewed June 9, 2017 via mobile

I always enjoy my salads at Panera. The parking at this location is much better than the other location in town. Order ahead is also a good option for quick service.

Thank erica_gen1
Reviewed May 16, 2017

Good soups, sandwiches and salads. Great cookies and bread to buy to take home for dinner. The menu for the soups change each day. Pick two is a great buy with half a sandwich or small salad with a bowl of soup. The tuna salad...More

Thank 216Seniors
Reviewed April 19, 2017 via mobile

Stopped for coffee and bagels. 3 of 4 choices were empty at 9:30 am. 20 minutes later, no change after asking. Some days we all need some help.

Thank Howard C
Reviewed February 21, 2017

Fast service, and great breakfast items! Clean restaurant and bathrooms!! Easy to find location. !!!!

Thank Laurie O
Reviewed September 22, 2016

I've eaten at quite a few Paneras. This one is typical: order at the counter, find a small table for 3-4 in a large eating area, pick up at a different counter, go back to get the silverware they forgot to give you. There's a...More

Thank Becky C
Reviewed August 27, 2016

This place was close to the hotel I was staying at so just walked to it for dinner. Ordered a chicken panini but it was not as hot as I have had at other Panera's. Could just be the way they fix them here.

Thank FlorenceYall3030
Reviewed August 10, 2016 via mobile

Any Panera Bread is a good place to stop for lunch but this one is especially nice. From the parking lot to the dining room, the facilities are clean, orderly and inviting. The staff is warm, professional and obviously well trained. We ordered the Fuji...More

Thank Charles A
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Restaurant Details

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  • Food
  • Value
Breakfast, Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Takeout, Seating, Wheelchair Accessible
Good for
Families with children
Open Hours
7:00 AM - 10:00 PM
6:00 AM - 10:00 PM
6:00 AM - 10:00 PM
6:00 AM - 10:00 PM
6:00 AM - 10:00 PM
6:00 AM - 10:00 PM
6:00 AM - 10:00 PM
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 1401 S Veterans Pkwy, Bloomington-Normal, IL 61701-7190
  • Location: United States  >  Illinois (IL)  >  Bloomington-Normal  >  Bloomington
  • Phone Number: +1 309-662-0336
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