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Panera Bread

3901 Old Forest Rd, Lynchburg, VA 24501-6912
+1 434-385-1979
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  • Excellent34%
  • Very good22%
  • Average22%
  • Poor4%
  • Terrible18%
25 May 2018
“Drive thru - easy breakfast, great service”
9 Jan 2018
“Fast service, good food ”
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Soups, Cafe
$$ - $$$
3901 Old Forest Rd, Lynchburg, VA 24501-6912
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Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Met a friend to celebrate her birthday. Food was great and so was the service. Corn chowder is worth trying, hurry it is a seasonal item!!

Thank JoyT23
Reviewed 25 May 2018

Saved time and money be going thru the drive thru at Panera bread while on a business trip. Excellent service, every order came thru correctly, prices were good.

Thank kamikazekiddo
Reviewed 10 January 2018 via mobile

Typical Panera fare and we just popped in for a quick bite between tennis matches. We have a loyalty card with them and qualified for the free bagel a day for January promotion which I took. I thought the cost of the 2 meals was...More

Thank Just_a_normal_mom
Reviewed 30 June 2017

I love their soup and sandwich menu option. They advertise that they have clean food. They have great bread too. Can take out or eat in. Friendly atmosphere. Have WiFi.

Thank Spotty60
Reviewed 16 November 2016 via mobile

Ordered online not ready. Not even a sorry. Two people walked out while I was there without service. Front desk person trying but crying. Felt sorry for her cause the so called manager would not help her. Seven people in line for 15 minutes. Third...More

Thank 911walterv
Reviewed 5 November 2016

Placed and online order for 30 minutes out. Arrived 10 minutes before time. Waited for an additional 15 minutes past the delivery time. People were coming in and getting their orders and leaving. Very poor execution. Blamed the slowness on being understaffed. Food was not...More

Thank sreisinger
Reviewed 12 October 2016 via mobile

I decided to try this place since everyone seems to be raving about it. Well I am still sitting in the drive thru line 25 minutes later. What is the point to have a drive thru if you have to wait like a real restaurant.

Thank Tammatha P
Reviewed 7 October 2016 via mobile

Waited over 30 minutes for a cup of soup. Coming from someone that frequents the Panera brand providing catering for businesses daily highly disappointed. Staff could care less. Will not be back.

Thank Kristyn F
Reviewed 15 September 2016

We went to this Panera Bread location on a Friday afternoon about 1:30. We thought the lunch crowd would have dwindled by then. We ordered, then waited for our order to-go. And we waited. And we waited. People in front of us were complaining about...More

Thank D-Leader
Reviewed 20 August 2016

I love this Panera because it has a drive thru. The hazelnut coffee is one of my favorites. The atmosphere is comfortable and during the off hours and quiet place to read or do some homework. Love the awards program too.

Thank Alicia R
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Breakfast, Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Takeout, Seating, Wheelchair Accessible
Open Hours
7:30 AM - 8:00 PM
6:30 AM - 9:00 PM
6:30 AM - 9:00 PM
6:30 AM - 9:00 PM
6:30 AM - 9:00 PM
6:30 AM - 9:00 PM
6:30 AM - 9:00 PM
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 3901 Old Forest Rd, Lynchburg, VA 24501-6912
  • Location: United States  >  Virginia (VA)  >  Lynchburg
  • Phone Number: +1 434-385-1979
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