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Panera Bread

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625 Dawsonville Hwy, Gainesville, GA 30501-2611
+1 770-535-6601
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06:30 - 22:00
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Sun 07:00 - 21:00
Mon - Sat 06:30 - 22:00
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Clarkesville, Georgia
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48 reviews
40 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 18 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 11 February 2017

Whenever I am in the area I often go by Panera Bread and always eat the Brocolli Cheddar soup and salad combo. The Brocolli Cheddar soup is some of the best soup that I have ever eat. The Cob salad is very good and the salad dressing is excellent. Was there on Friday, the cashier was very nice, the facility... More 

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Thank Affen8
Gainesville, Georgia
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90 reviews
72 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 15 helpful votes
3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 29 January 2017

Ate at this restaurant for the first time in a long time only because I was given a gift card. It is not really one of my favorite places to eat. There are much better sandwiches and soups at other sandwich shops. The sandwiches are just blah and nothing to brag about. The soups are not that flavorful.

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Thank James M
Dillard, Georgia
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31 reviews
17 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 7 helpful votes
1 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 28 January 2017

We stopped for dinner, My husband ordered a half sandwich and a cup of soup. I ordered a chicken kale salad, along with two coffees. Our bill was $28.00! My salad bowl was half filled with lettuce and a skimpy amount of chicken on it. A Wendy's $4.99 salad would have put this salad to shame! My husband's soup was... More 

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Thank CGP474
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14 reviews
13 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 3 helpful votes
3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 10 December 2016 via mobile

Only the bakery items have not changed. Sandwiches, soups and salads are not the same quality as they were even 2 years ago. Not a place I will go for lunch or dinner.

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Thank Sheila N
VA
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17 reviews
10 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 11 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 15 November 2016 via mobile

In Gainesville attending a class. Restaurant is clean and staff is friendly. They do not offer military discounts unless you are in uniform though. They didn't do any promotions for Veterans Day either.

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Thank jlmursch
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16 reviews
9 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 2 helpful votes
3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 15 November 2016

The service at this Panera Bread has a lot to be desired. I took mt daughter to lunch here and the staff was nicer to her than they were to me. The food is as good as anyother Panera that I've eaten at but not the best even for Panera.

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Thank HappySerah
Gainesville, Georgia
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115 reviews
95 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 22 helpful votes
2 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 16 October 2016

Nice and clean with ample parking. I feel they are over priced for what they give you. Hard to get in & out of their parking lot.

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Thank Frank M
Gainesville, Georgia
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65 reviews
62 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 7 helpful votes
3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 26 April 2016

The food is excellent but the portions are small and the prices are high. How much does a soup cost to make? I go occasionally and get the broccoli soup.

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Thank BigGeezy95
BJthefoodie
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85 reviews
72 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 29 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 25 April 2016

Everything is always fresh, the staff is top notch, and their product is solid. I enjoy coming to this location and am glad it is in Gainesville. This Panera is always clean and the food and efficiency and professionalism of the staff make me keep coming back.

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Thank BJthefoodie
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14 reviews
10 restaurant reviews
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 20 April 2016 via mobile

I like the restaurant, smoothies are good. Nice place. Neat and clean. Good costumer service. Salads and soups are good.

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Thank Elizabeth H

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    3.5 of 5 bubbles
    Service
    3.5 of 5 bubbles
  • Value
    3 of 5 bubbles
    Atmosphere
    4 of 5 bubbles
Cuisine
American, Soups
Meals
Breakfast, Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Takeout, Seating, Wheelchair Accessible
Good for
Child-friendly
Open Hours
Sunday
07:00 - 21:00
Monday
06:30 - 22:00
Tuesday
06:30 - 22:00
Wednesday
06:30 - 22:00
Thursday
06:30 - 22:00
Friday
06:30 - 22:00
Saturday
06:30 - 22:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 625 Dawsonville Hwy, Gainesville, GA 30501-2611
  • Location: United States  >  Georgia (GA)  >  Gainesville
  • Phone Number: +1 770-535-6601

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