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Panera Bread

#234 of 1,689 Restaurants in Nashville
Certificate of Excellence
Downtown Nashville
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401 Commerce St, Ste 120, Nashville, TN 37219-2446
+1 615-401-1171
06:00 - 20:00
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Sun 07:00 - 15:00
Mon - Sat 06:00 - 20:00
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15 reviews
6 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 7 helpful votes
3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

There's two Panera Bread restaurant that I visit regularly. There's one on WhiteBridge Rd. (Lions Head Village) & 100 Oaks. The food is good. I enjoy combining the green tea and lemonade as a drink. I love the turkey chili. I frequently get Panera Bread gift cards from friends. One year I celebrated my 3 years ago, I even celebrated... More 

Thank Rachel G
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3 reviews
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

Came by here and was hungry. Thought well I have never tried it. Got the Italian half sandwich and tomato soup. And got a lemon aide. Very reasonable cost. Every body seemed to be real friendly. And the best thing is free Wi-Fi

Thank Randy H
Philadelphia, Pennsylvania
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152 reviews
108 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 60 helpful votes
3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 4 weeks ago

It's Panera..the same franchise that is in every other state. It's a good go to restaurant if you need a bite to eat.

Thank Linda0813
Nashville, Tennessee
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15 reviews
12 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 11 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 17 January 2017 via mobile

This is an awesome place to eat and it is quick. The food is hot every time and it is very family friendly.

Thank 101_blue_101
Plumtree, North Carolina, United States
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45 reviews
24 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 9 helpful votes
3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 12 December 2016

We were downtown for the Grand Ole Opry at the Ryman Auditorium and decided to eat supper at Panera Bread. It was good, just what you would expect from Panera Bread. We had soup and a sandwich. I chose the tomato soup with a grilled cheese sandwich. It hit the spot for a cold night. The service was good and... More 

Thank Kim P
Nashville, Tennessee
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9 reviews
7 restaurant reviews
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 12 December 2016

You've been in a Panera. You know what its like. This one just happens to be near the Ryman and Broadway. It provides an oasis in downtown Nashville.

Thank WalkByFoot
Dunfermline, United Kingdom
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61 reviews
19 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 17 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 17 November 2016

We visited this cafe a couple of times. Once was just for coffee but the other time we had a light lunch. Service was fast and efficient and the quality of the food was very nice. Good range of options available to cater for most requirements but do remember that this is a cafe and not a full restaurant. The... More 

Thank 362graemes
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18 reviews
6 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 6 helpful votes
2 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 9 November 2016

I love Panera but my husband had never been to one. Unfortunately he'll probably never try one again after eating here. We walked in and there were a few cashiers walking back and forth they saw us and walked off. I guess the new thing is to order your food at the kiosk,but i have never done this. I started... More 

Thank Rutmom
Peterborough, United Kingdom
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515 reviews
314 restaurant reviews
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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 7 November 2016

We were staying in the Hilton and decided to try Panera for breakfast on the Sunday morning. Everything was good and freshly prepared. Fast, free wifi too.

Thank Bluesprout61
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10 reviews
5 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 2 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 17 October 2016

Great place for lunch and only steps from the Renaissance Hotel on Commerce. Service was great, the dining area was comfortable and the food was amazing!

Thank TrvlMC001

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    4 of 5 bubbles
    4 of 5 bubbles
  • Value
    4 of 5 bubbles
    4 of 5 bubbles
Average prices
US$5 - US$10
American, Cafe, Soups, Gluten Free Options
Breakfast, Lunch, Dinner, Brunch
Restaurant features
Takeout, Seating, Wheelchair Accessible, Full Bar
Good for
Child-friendly, Kids, Cheap Eats
Open Hours
07:00 - 15:00
06:00 - 20:00
06:00 - 20:00
06:00 - 20:00
06:00 - 20:00
06:00 - 20:00
06:00 - 20:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 401 Commerce St, Ste 120, Nashville, TN 37219-2446
  • Location: United States  >  Tennessee (TN)  >  Nashville>  > Downtown Nashville
  • Neighbourhood: Downtown Nashville
  • Phone Number: +1 615-401-1171

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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?