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Panera Bread

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12293 E Iliff Ave, Ste C, Aurora, CO 80014-5419
+1 303-755-6800
11:00 - 21:00
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Sun 09:00 - 21:00
Mon - Thu 11:00 - 21:00
Fri - Sat 11:00 - 22:00
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Aurora, Colorado
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22 reviews
15 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 2 helpful votes
Reviewed 15 November 2016 via mobile

Not bad but way over priced. The Ham and cheese was made with no input from me. Way to much junk on it and I was even given a choice of bread. Go to Sub Stop for a better value or even Subway.

Thank Larry G
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22 reviews
14 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 3 helpful votes
Reviewed 12 October 2016 via mobile

I tried the steak and white cheese panini. Very skimpy on the steak more onions and horseradish than anything. Staff really needs to pick up their customer service skills and be a little more friendly and engaging with the customers. I am willing to try a different location maybe my experience will be a little more positive. Pumpkin spice Bagel... More 

Thank lillady66
Arlee, Montana
2 reviews
Reviewed 7 October 2016

Staff was nice but food was average. This was my 1st time at a Panera, wasn't convinced that I need to go back.

Thank dm201699
Denver, Colorado
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163 reviews
124 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 39 helpful votes
Reviewed 18 July 2016

I don't get to Panera too often, but I have to say that I love their French Onion soup. Regarding this specific Panera, it could be better but it could be worse. Dirty dishes were stacked up, the staff was a bit rude and pretentious, and there were a lot of uncleaned tables. The one located at Arapahoe Crossing is... More 

Thank PH2003
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442 reviews
332 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 154 helpful votes
Reviewed 3 June 2016

Lunch here recently on a Tuesday. Free parking in a lot shared with other businesses. Noticed quite a bit of trash on ground in parking lot. Staff seemed uninterested in helping with questions. Vegan in our party had trouble finding anything to eat on menu and had a plain bagel and an apple for lunch. Very limited options for vegetarians.... More 

Thank COGuest
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98 reviews
75 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 20 helpful votes
Reviewed 31 December 2015

Good service (if you don't want to be waited on), good soups, especially the tomato bisque. The sandwiches are often too chewy to enjoy, but the salads are good. Bagels are good for a quick breakfast.

Thank RockyMtnfan
Denver, Colorado
Level Contributor
15 reviews
14 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
Reviewed 20 June 2015

Please do not go to this restaurant. I was there last Saturday and the place is very dirty. Floor has not been cleaned, trash on floor, serving area for making sandwiches etc very messy, clean? One of the employees opened the door to the kitchen and there was trash on the floor. My salad was lukewarm and my husbands sandwich... More 

Thank 1122Daisy1
Rio Rancho, New Mexico
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26 reviews
13 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 9 helpful votes
Reviewed 25 September 2014

Took bagel packs to UCH Hospital Lung Clinic and they were enjoyed by all. Great Panera location Iliff and Peoria

2 Thank CJD1950
1 review
Reviewed 9 September 2014

Time to say good bye to Panera. Over priced food and service very poor. Every time I visit, I wounder why did I came in! Lunch for me and my two daughters, ages 12 and 10 cost over $35.00. For what? Two peanut butter sandwiches and a aziago roast beef. Also, any business that asks you to stop following the... More 

Thank Jim S
Valparaiso, Indiana, Usa
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83 reviews
45 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 17 helpful votes
Reviewed 7 August 2014

Service was great. That's where it ends. I ordered chicken Alfredo, had Driven all night for a funeral, was HUNGRY, tired, and anything would have been good. Not sure how you screw up canned or frozen onion soup, but they did...SALTY. Chicken alfredo, Just as bad, if not worse, the "smoothies" I had mango I think, kid had strawberry, we... More 

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Breakfast, Lunch, Dinner, Brunch
Restaurant features
Takeout, Seating
Open Hours
09:00 - 21:00
11:00 - 21:00
11:00 - 21:00
11:00 - 21:00
11:00 - 21:00
11:00 - 22:00
11:00 - 22:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 12293 E Iliff Ave, Ste C, Aurora, CO 80014-5419
  • Location: United States  >  Colorado (CO)  >  Aurora
  • Phone Number: +1 303-755-6800

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