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Panera

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120 Highland Ave, Needham, MA 02494-3043
+1 781-453-4005
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Overview
  • Excellent15%
  • Very good42%
  • Average35%
  • Poor4%
  • Terrible4%
Travelers talk about
“lunch” (13 reviews)
“sandwiches” (11 reviews)
“turkey blt” (2 reviews)
Open Now
6:00 AM - 10:00 PMAll hours
CUISINES
American, Cafe, Soups
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LOCATION
120 Highland Ave, Needham, MA 02494-3043
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1 - 10 of 85 reviews

Reviewed December 2, 2017

I am fan of panera bread for Breakfast and food quality at this joint is no different than any other Panera bread location. My only concern going here on a weekend, are the long wait times between ordering your food and getting it. It's not...More

Thank Teja Sasank G
Reviewed October 30, 2017 via mobile

Plenty of great breakfast eats. Lovely pastries and good coffee. Fast service and friendly folks. They were more than willing to substitute out meat on any of the break fast sandwiches, so vegetarians can get a nice breakfast here.

Thank danielKeiran
Reviewed July 13, 2017 via mobile

Drove around Needham trying to find somewhere to eat a GF lunch. Don't bother looking. Just go to Panera Bread for a fantastic Chicken Cobb Salad!!

Thank Roxyudog
Reviewed June 3, 2017 via mobile

Stopped by just for an iced tea and 3 employees trying to look busy but not one of them would take my drink order. My home Panera has kiosk ordering which would have solved this problem. I could have ordered paid, and had my tea...More

Thank Janet M
Reviewed March 29, 2017 via mobile

Slow service Food is just ok, nothing special. Price is just ok. Could use better table & floor cleaners.

Thank dzigan1
Reviewed January 8, 2017 via mobile

Went to have lunch. Needed to wait 30 minutes. But cashier did not tell it, found out it when was waiting in line for food. At least they should tell people about waiting time. Most of customers was disappointed.

Thank Larissa921
Reviewed December 27, 2016 via mobile

Near Staple Petco and exit 19A south bound of I95. Good location but not very clean restroom. Good soup and sandwiches but coffee do not taste good need to be improved and standardized.

Thank Raimund C
Reviewed November 22, 2016

My experience with this particular Panera has improved since my last review two years ago, and I am happy to write a more updated review. Their hot breakfast options have improved, and their lunch-time soups are pretty consistently good. It's become my family's default weekend...More

Thank David_T_Zarraga
Reviewed October 30, 2016 via mobile

Cashier was miserable ask for 2 things and they didn't have it and she had attitude. Maybe because it was the end of the day and she did like coffee orders maybe you should not take job..

Thank jamesmT5904TW
Reviewed October 16, 2016

Clearly, Panera is a Fast Food chain and it is designed for quick and easy breakfasts, luncheons or snacks. That having been said, their menu selections go far beyond the usual hamburgers and cheeseburgers. And, their salads are far more sophisticated than iceberg lettuce with...More

Thank aliceann1
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    Service
  • Value
    Atmosphere
Average prices
$5 - $12
Cuisine
Meals
Breakfast, Lunch, Brunch
Restaurant features
Takeout, Parking Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Seating
Good for
Kids, Families with children
Open Hours
Sunday
6:00 AM - 10:00 PM
Monday
6:00 AM - 10:00 PM
Tuesday
6:00 AM - 10:00 PM
Wednesday
6:00 AM - 10:00 PM
Thursday
6:00 AM - 10:00 PM
Friday
6:00 AM - 10:00 PM
Saturday
6:00 AM - 10:00 PM
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 120 Highland Ave, Needham, MA 02494-3043
  • Location: United States  >  Massachusetts (MA)  >  Needham
  • Phone Number: +1 781-453-4005
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