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Panera Bread


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American, Soups, Cafe
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Vegetarian Friendly
Breakfast, Lunch, Dinner
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Reviewed January 2, 2019

Went here for lunch. The two people behind the register were ill prepared to handle food. One had three-four inch nails which simply cannot be cleaned. The other person kept putting her hands to her mouth and hair, then would grab a bakery item to...More

Date of visit: December 2018
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Reviewed December 12, 2018

This is a great place to go for breakfast. Quick service and good, reliable, refillable coffee. I like their hot chocolate as well!

Date of visit: December 2018
Thank Paula W
Reviewed September 23, 2018

Such an enjoyable place to have breakfast or lunch. Love the food and atmosphere. But this location has unbelievably dirty restrooms. I have never seen toilets in that state of neglect in a restaurant bathroom. If the bathrooms are this dirty it makes you wonder...More

Date of visit: September 2018
Thank wiscdine
Reviewed July 22, 2018

stopped by and was not all that familiar w the sweet treats of panera and the young woman that waited on me gave me a great rundown on them all and didn't make me feel like i had asked a silly question. then someone came...More

Date of visit: June 2018
Thank sunshineinwisconsin
Reviewed October 28, 2017

We purchased a pumpkin muffin top, a chocolate chip muffin top, three cheese danishes, and two chocolate danishes. The muffin tops were superb. The cheese danishes were better than the chocolate but the dough on both was not as flakey and light as we like....More

Date of visit: October 2017
Thank AmosRedux
Reviewed October 10, 2017

Going here for lunch for many years.They reduced number of registers to 4, but only up to 2 are attended at any given time at "rush hour", or one at other times (they are trying to push customers towards automated kiosks this way, by forcing...More

Date of visit: October 2017
Thank AndrewFromMadison
Reviewed June 18, 2017

I have to give a big, big shout out to Panera Bread on University Avenue in Madison, Wi., Though I have eaten at Panera many times, and always enjoyed the quality of their food, I have had the recent pleasure of receiving their donated bread...More

Date of visit: June 2017
Thank remmen
Reviewed April 19, 2017

We were going to UW for a campus tour but arrived early. Since I hadn't eaten breakfast, we decided Panera was a good choice for a sandwich as I don't eat eggs. I got a ham sandwich. It was big and good. No complaints. Service...More

Date of visit: April 2017
Thank ScenicSights
Reviewed February 2, 2017

This was my first visit to a Panera in a couple of years. It was always a favorite of mine, as franchise restaurants go. I went to Panera many times while living in Chicago. One usually (if you can believe the ad claims) did not...More

Date of visit: November 2016
Thank savory-toothed-tiger
Reviewed January 23, 2017

The service was not unfriendly, but not really friendly. The sandwiches were okay, but not special. The macaroni and cheese was great but the portions were smaller than we expected. OK, I guess.

Date of visit: January 2017
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