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Panera Bread

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2930 Festival Way, Waldorf, MD 20601-2957
+1 301-374-2760
6:00 am - 9:00 pm
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Sun 7:00 am - 10:00 pm
Mon - Sat 6:00 am - 9:00 pm
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Waldorf, Maryland
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53 reviews
45 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 6 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Great place for any meal. Soup is always fresh and hot just like sandwiches and salads. The pastry is fresh, all drinks are great. Nice to have a place to meet friends but sometimes it might be full. Just a simple meal with great return!

Thank gingerc00ks
Waldorf, Maryland
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24 reviews
19 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 3 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed September 13, 2016

A different dining experience. Usuall a long line and a long wait at this location. The food is nothing outstanding but is good if you want a change of pace and want to stand there waiting to Cary your food to the table. You will also have to put your plate and bowl away at the trash station which to... More 

Thank Bob D
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126 reviews
80 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 11 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed June 19, 2016

We stop here a couple of times a month for dinner or lunch and my five year old look forward to it. Food is always good and good service.

Thank arthur b
Waldorf, Maryland
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5 reviews
3 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed May 3, 2016

I often purchase the Fuji salad for lunch and or dinner, and it is good. I would never had added apple chips to my salad, but this salad has now become my favorite.

Thank Eyvonne12
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25 reviews
15 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 6 helpful votes
2 of 5 bubbles Reviewed January 13, 2016

This Panera gives half full bowls of salad and sometimes soups. The kids meals are a huge joke. When I go, I bring extra food to supplement my daughter's meal, like a fruit cup or extra snack. For $5 you get a small pb&j sandwich, and a small piece of bread or yogurt and no drink. Makes me mad!! The... More 

Thank NinaJ82
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55 reviews
45 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 5 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed August 13, 2015

Love Panera.. Great food and outstanding bread. Pretty dangerous to eat the bread as good as it is. I try to level it out with the great salad. Can;'t go wrong with this place

Thank Bigp12002
Waldorf, Maryland
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46 reviews
27 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 16 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed June 27, 2015

The food at this location is pretty good. What turned me on to Panera was that I went to a homebuyers seminar in Alexandria that was a trolley tour and our lunch was catered by Panera. It was a boxed lunch of the Napa Almond Chicken Salad Sandwich, chips, and a cookie. The sandwich was so good that when my... More 

1 Thank Adrienne M
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83 reviews
57 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 40 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed February 25, 2015 via mobile

Love love love Panera..I can go here anytime of the day ..a quick cup of coffee and bagel ..business luncheons..dinner with the family when I don't feel like cooking..staff is always friendly place is always clean and food is always great

Thank Carmellatte
Waldorf, Maryland
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26 reviews
17 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 12 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed September 11, 2014 via mobile

Went there for dinner and the food was great. My 2 year old daughter loves going there and getting their Mac and cheese. We always have had a great experience there. Friendly staff, always polite and professional. Also their bakery and coffee's are excellent.

Thank Michael Z
Waldorf, Maryland
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16 reviews
8 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 8 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed July 22, 2014

Love bringing my toddler here for mommy-and-me dates. Usually quick service. Sometimes hard to find a seat. A well-managed location.

Thank rebbieg

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    4 of 5 bubbles
    4 of 5 bubbles
  • Value
    3 of 5 bubbles
    4 of 5 bubbles
Cafe, Soups
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 - 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: 2930 Festival Way, Waldorf, MD 20601-2957
  • Location: United States  >  Maryland (MD)  >  Waldorf
  • Phone Number: +1 301-374-2760

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