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Panera Bread

3416 University Ave, Madison, WI 53705-2139
+1 608-442-9994
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  • Excellent27%
  • Very good44%
  • Average20%
  • Poor7%
  • Terrible2%
19 Apr 2017
“Good Sandwich”
18 Jun 2017
“They do more than bake bread....”
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3416 University Ave, Madison, WI 53705-2139
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Reviewed 19 June 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

Thank remmen
Reviewed 19 April 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

Thank ScenicSights
Reviewed 2 February 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

Thank savory-toothed-tiger
Reviewed 23 January 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.

Thank Lori N
Reviewed 8 November 2015

I really like the breakfast but the sandwiches are great for lunch or dinner too. Super fresh and fast service.

Thank Slip213
Reviewed 9 June 2015

Panera Bread has a healthy and wholesome image, so I thought I'd try and see if I could get a low fat vegan meal. It's a challenge. Most of the salads come with meat and/or cheese, but you can ask to have them left off....More

Thank HappyVeganTraveler
Reviewed 3 December 2014 via mobile

This is my fourth visit to this place and the last two have been disappointing. No Spinach and Bacon Soufflé at Noon and a snotty answer about well you are too late. I have had them for lunch before but not here I guess. This...More

Thank SheStampsAlot
Reviewed 19 June 2014

Their new pita bread sandwich coupled with their Greek salad was more than I expected for a luncheon meal. Three of us ordered different combos and we were all delighted with our selections. I had no room to enjoy their fabulous bread so it came...More

Thank kitchenqueen76
Reviewed 28 May 2014

Needed to grab a quick bite on my way to the Airport. Soup was tasty and generous. I am not going to lie, the Chelsea bun was delicious~

Thank Cottonelle
Reviewed 26 March 2014

Panera is usually a sure bet. We enjoyed our meals as we usually do. Sometimes the soup bowl doesn't come as full as it could.

Thank ScenicSights
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Restaurant Details

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Cuisine
Meals
Breakfast, Lunch, Dinner, Brunch
Restaurant features
Takeout, Seating, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol
Open Hours
Monday
06:00 - 20:00
Tuesday
06:00 - 20:00
Wednesday
06:00 - 20:00
Thursday
06:00 - 20:00
Friday
06:00 - 20:00
Saturday
06:00 - 20:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 3416 University Ave, Madison, WI 53705-2139
  • Location: United States  >  Wisconsin (WI)  >  Madison
  • Phone Number: +1 608-442-9994
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