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Panera Bread

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5601 Gull Rd, Kalamazoo, MI 49048-1098
+1 269-345-8888
07:00 - 22:00
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Mon - Sat 06:30 - 22:00
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Galesburg, Michigan
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58 reviews
35 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 15 helpful votes
Reviewed 14 February 2017

Staff here are helpful and efficient . Quality of food very good , a great place for a quick meal, that us not fast food.

Thank Nana529
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26 reviews
20 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 4 helpful votes
Reviewed 31 October 2016 via mobile

Panera is fast food that doesn't taste like fast food - and the surroundings are more comfortable too. I can always count on a good soup and salad at a decent price.

Thank Pamela C
Delton, Michigan
Level Contributor
8 reviews
4 restaurant reviews
Reviewed 16 September 2016

I love the fall soups in the bread bowl. The turkey sandwhich is very good and I love the Greek salad with the olives.

Thank Michele P
Edinburgh, United Kingdom
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109 reviews
80 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 25 helpful votes
Reviewed 7 August 2016

They have a great selection of baked goods for breakfast and I always like their scones. The breakfast sandwich was nice.

Thank 615carlm
Kalamazoo, Michigan
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67 reviews
29 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 12 helpful votes
Reviewed 22 December 2015

This is a typical Panera... good soups, salads, sandwiches, and bagels, but like all Panera's it feels like I am paying about 20 percent more than I should have to.

Thank Lydiakzoo
Kalamazoo, Michigan
1 review
Reviewed 2 September 2015

Veronica was extremely rude over the phone. They run out of Asiago bagels very frequently...or are just saying they are out. Maybe someone should check into that. Will not be back because of the rude service.

Thank A W
Kalamazoo, MI
Level Contributor
99 reviews
65 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 52 helpful votes
Reviewed 30 October 2014

I recently visited one of the other Panera's in Kalamazoo and was extremely disappointed in that visit. While the service was fast, one of my guests had a horrible experience ordering and the women's bathroom was atrocious. Even after it was mentioned that there was no soap, no paper towels and little TP available, the employee spilled soap all over... More 

Thank rosebudmi
Kalamazoo, MI
Level Contributor
99 reviews
65 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 52 helpful votes
Reviewed 3 August 2014 via mobile

Met a friend for lunch here as its close to both of our homes. We can usually sit and talk and enjoy our meals without interruption. I tried the lemon chicken orzo soup for the first time but it won't be the last time. It is fantastic and full of flavor. I cannot say that I enjoyed my Mediterranean flat... More 

Thank rosebudmi
Schoolcraft, Michigan
Level Contributor
26 reviews
18 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 19 helpful votes
Reviewed 3 July 2013

One thing about Panera is the fresh baked bread on site. Full menu of sandwiches and good soup. Plenty of tables and booths to accommodate your crowd.

Thank Clifton S
Three Rivers, Michigan
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3 reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 3 helpful votes
Reviewed 7 May 2013

I absolutely love Panera Bread for lunch and dinner. The You Pick Two option is great for those who don't want a lot of food, but would like something more than just a sandwich or a salad. You can choose a half a sandwich, a smaller portion salad, a cup of soup or even their pastas too. The bakery is... More 

Thank kwietkaos

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    4 of 5 bubbles
    3.5 of 5 bubbles
  • Value
    3.5 of 5 bubbles
    4 of 5 bubbles
Average prices
US$5 - US$10
American, Cafe, Soups
Breakfast, Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Takeout, Seating, Wheelchair Accessible, Delivery
Good for
Romantic, Child-friendly
Open Hours
07:00 - 22:00
06:30 - 22:00
06:30 - 22:00
06:30 - 22:00
06:30 - 22:00
06:30 - 22:00
06:30 - 22:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 5601 Gull Rd, Kalamazoo, MI 49048-1098
  • Location: United States  >  Michigan (MI)  >  Kalamazoo County  >  Kalamazoo
  • Phone Number: +1 269-345-8888

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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?