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Panera Bread

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3617 Denmark Dr, Ste 500, Council Bluffs, IA 51501-7756
+1 712-366-8944
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  • Excellent35%
  • Very good33%
  • Average11%
  • Poor16%
  • Terrible5%
Jan 3, 2018
May 14, 2017
“Food was fresh but service was very inexperience and rude”
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6:00 AM - 9:00 PM Hours
Cafe, Soups
3617 Denmark Dr, Ste 500, Council Bluffs, IA 51501-7756
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Reviewed January 3, 2018 via mobile

Went to Panera for lunch. I ordered a sandwich steak and cheddar cheese panini and cup of French onion soup. My sandwich mostly tasted of horseradish because there was very little steak! Could not taste the cheese( not sure there was much on the sandwich)....More

Thank tracycJ5576GZ
Reviewed May 14, 2017

Had late lunch yesterday and experience was not great. Counter service was extremely slow, and inexperienced. Service forgot dressing on one salad, my friend, and one drink. Asked and was told they had diet coke. Nope only pepsi. Had a spicy Thai salad and is...More

Thank Big_Jim_D
Reviewed April 2, 2017 via mobile

Had to eat on the go after the movie. Drive-thru at Panera's did the trick. Beef and cheddar panini for me and Take Two for her with a panini and tomato soup for her. It tasted great!

Thank McFerrid
Reviewed February 5, 2017

There is a fair variety of menu chpoices, such that a person can visit a couple of times a month and not repeat selections. Food is tasty and advertised to be wholesome.

Thank chuckpisgah
Reviewed February 4, 2017 via mobile

Unexpectedly poor service. Dirty tables. Don't order hot chocolate if you want a classic hot chocolate. Very bad. Thankfully, we were just passing through and live near a very nice Panera.

Thank Claudia H
Reviewed February 2, 2017

Love their bakery good and bagels! The food is clean and very tasty! Specialty coffees are great. Service is good and staff very friendly. sometimes can be slow in getting out coffee which is a bummer as it is considered a "coffee" spot!

Thank 11,814
Reviewed February 2, 2017

One of the few places that cares about the quality of the food they are serving! I really appreciate that! Keeps me coming back!

Thank jilljasek
Reviewed December 1, 2016 via mobile

I order online from work and swing by on my lunch to pick up my order. It fairly convenient but would be much better if they allow you to pick up your order from the drive through. I do not see the logic in making...More

Thank Leslie S
Reviewed October 1, 2016 via mobile

First time trying Panera Bread. Huge choices, we decided to have the pick 2, 1/2 sandwich and a cup of soup. I had a turkey and avocado club with chicken wild rice soup and DH had the chipotle panini with chicken noodle soup. Service was...More

Thank Marli F
Reviewed August 28, 2016

Went here to eat as left town after great day at the zoo. Food was good as always. Fast to the table. Tables were not cleaned. Bathroom was clean. Would eat here again

Thank Tripneurotic
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Breakfast, Lunch, Dinner, Brunch
Restaurant features
Takeout, Seating, Wheelchair Accessible
Good for
Families with children
Open Hours
7:00 AM - 9:00 PM
6:00 AM - 9:00 PM
6:00 AM - 9:00 PM
6:00 AM - 9:00 PM
6:00 AM - 9:00 PM
6:00 AM - 9:00 PM
6:00 AM - 9:00 PM
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 3617 Denmark Dr, Ste 500, Council Bluffs, IA 51501-7756
  • Location: United States  >  Iowa (IA)  >  Council Bluffs
  • Phone Number: +1 712-366-8944
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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 Council Bluffs is here with warmth and welcome. Panera Bread. Food as it should be.
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