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1228 Tech Road, 8541 Georgia Avenue, Silver Spring, MD 20904
(301) 495-0860
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West Bloomfield
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260 reviews
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 53 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed May 20, 2016 via mobile

The line was short, and the order was taken and filled quickly. The corn chowder was okay but not outstanding. The Greek salad could have been a little fancier. Portions were generous.

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Madison, WI
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18 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 37 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed April 3, 2016

We enjoyed a late dinner at Panera, after an afternoon and evening of tracking down lodging when our B&B arrangements fell through. Food was up to Panera standards, staff was friendly. Couldn't ask for more!

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Thank MadCityTraveler_46
Washington DC, District of Columbia
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348 reviews
237 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 85 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed March 24, 2016 via mobile

Located at RT29 & Tech Road. Next to TGI Fridays and Chic fil a. Parking lot can get crazy busy sometimes but usually it's OK. Clean, newer Panera. Nice employees, lines go fast, good for breakfast. Not a big fan of lunch here. Breakfast is good for oatmeal, bagels etc ..

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Thank riva9129
New York City, New York
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3 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
3 of 5 stars Reviewed March 3, 2016

I arrived at the Homewood Suites at night in Silver Spring after my journey on Amtrak and the DC Metro, so I was looking forward to a simple take out meal from Panera. They were advertising a wonton soup and Asian salad combo on the poster right by the entrance so ordered that. The salad was good although the portion... More 

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Thank Diane L
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14 reviews
5 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 9 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed March 3, 2016

I normally don't review chain restaurants and coffee shops; if you've been to one, you've basically been to them all. In this case however, I'd like to give a shout out to my local Panera. The staff here has always been a cut above the norm. The management seems serious about making this location shine. This is a pretty busy... More 

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Thank Evan R
Oceanside, California
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147 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 26 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed November 10, 2015

I ordered the sandwich and french onion soup; I specific asked do I get the cheese on the top of the soup, she said yes but I got a small portion of soup without any cheese go with it, not happy with that.

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Thank adac1121
Silver Spring, Maryland
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80 reviews
78 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 15 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed October 28, 2015

I really enjoy some of their food for lunch. Trying to eat less carbs so a lot is too much carbs for me. I really like the turkey chili and their new turkey Fall sandwhich with apples on it is very good. The staff is always really nice and friendly;)

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Thank Barbara T
Silver Spring, Maryland
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed October 27, 2015

The help is thoughtful and helpful. The food is always fresh and tasty. The soups are wonderful as are the salads and sandwiches, with an assortment of each. Assistance for the parent with children and the handicapped has been exhibited in many ways. Whenever my friends and I get together we head for Panera.

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Thank dots902015
Cairo, Egypt
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26 reviews
15 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 8 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed September 14, 2015

The food there is pretty average except for the soups which i belived are very good just because they serve them in the bread bowl.

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Thank Marwan S
Ottawa
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453 reviews
293 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 167 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed August 25, 2015

I li,e to have a light breakfast and Panera offers that. I had a delicious ciabatta with cheese and egg. Bravo!

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    4 of 5 stars
    Service
    4 of 5 stars
  • Value
    4 of 5 stars
    Atmosphere
    3.5 of 5 stars
Cuisine
American, Cafe, Soups
Meals
Breakfast, Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Takeout, Seating, Wheelchair Accessible
Good for
Families with children
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 1228 Tech Road, 8541 Georgia Avenue, Silver Spring, MD 20904
  • Location: United States  >  Maryland (MD)  >  Silver Spring
  • Phone Number: (301) 495-0860

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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?