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Panera Bread

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2310 SE Delaware Ave, Ste U, Ankeny, IA 50021-4767
+1 515-963-3373
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37 reviews
27 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 11 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 week ago NEW

Panara is great for breakfast or any meal. I love coming here on my days off with my mom to chat over a pastry or egg soufflé. The soups are delicious but you have to be careful to get there earlier for lunch or dinner to make sure they don't run out. This place is great with substitutions also. I... More 

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Thank Amy C
Des Moines, Iowa
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531 reviews
484 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 182 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

These are awesome. Tender enough to eat without cream cheese if fresh, but with hazelnut cream cheese, who doesn't want it on there? Clean place. Friendly staff. MarcyDiner tantrum scale of 5/5-no screaming kids.

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Thank init4keeps
Altoona, Iowa
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64 reviews
50 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 week ago

I have been going to this restaurant regularly since it opened. I was often the first customer there each morning when it opened at 6 AM every day. I love the coffee. I buy a mug and then you can drink as much of four different types of coffees in pots on a counter. The choices are regular, decaf, and... More 

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Thank david_hance_iowa
Eau Claire WI
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249 reviews
185 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 110 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 28 June 2016 via mobile

Right off interstate & close to gas stations. Great value when looking for something above a Burger King or McDonalds. We visit frequently and enjoy visits with free WiFi.

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Thank CDC_ALUMNI
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39 reviews
11 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 14 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 24 January 2016 via mobile

I regularly stop in for bagels. They usually don't have Asiago in the afternoon which is my favorite. I love the fact that if I get coffee here that I can drink that cup in the store and refill up my cup for the road. I am love with the broccoli cheese soup and sesame asian salad.

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Thank mccuen12
Webster City, Iowa
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80 reviews
42 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 24 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 18 August 2015

Love eating here. Service is quick and food is reasonably priced. Their sandwiches are always excellent and they have very good soup with many selections. Is located in strip mall so parking is usually available. They have very good pastries and cookies for dessert.

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Thank flipflops53
Kansas City, Missouri
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15 reviews
9 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 2 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 5 August 2015

stopped for a break on trip from Minnesota to Kansas, nice clean restaurant, nice to see manager jump in and work the line. Nice new special BBQ sandwich

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Thank scott w
Des Moines
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16 reviews
9 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 2 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 19 May 2015

Great soup and sandwiches. Fresh ingredients. Sandwiches made to order. Prompt service and very patient as you make your choices. The salads are always a good choice too.

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Thank Cindy B
Havre de Grace, Maryland
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132 reviews
41 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 67 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 22 April 2015

Been to many Panera Breads around the country. This one is typical. The service was quick and the food good. Great place for lunch.

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Thank Jeff S
Danbury, Connecticut
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149 reviews
111 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 85 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 30 March 2015

Stopped here for lunch on a Monday afternoon and it was fine for a Panera Bread. They have the usual offerings of soup, salad and sandwiches. I had the Fuji Apple Chicken salad with a small baguette of French bread and it was good. They had it prepared quickly and the prices are reasonable.

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Thank whereigo

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
    Service
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
  • Value
    4 of 5 bubbles
    Atmosphere
    3.5 of 5 bubbles
Cuisine
American, Cafe, Soups
Meals
Lunch, Breakfast, Dinner
Restaurant features
Takeout, Seating, Wheelchair Accessible
Good for
Child-friendly
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 2310 SE Delaware Ave, Ste U, Ankeny, IA 50021-4767
  • Location: United States  >  Iowa (IA)  >  Ankeny
  • Phone Number: +1 515-963-3373

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