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758 Rancho Santa Fe Rd, Encinitas, CA 92024-6651
+1 619-421-2000
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Bethesda, MD
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 75 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Lunch here was as one would expect at Panera. The turkey avacado BLT and the cobb salad were excellent

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Thank endjed
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148 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 52 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 10 November 2015

Visited the Panerra Bread after church. We made it just before the crowd! I ordered the Fuji Chicken Salad, it was wonderful as usual. I love this restaurant because it offers a choice of apple instead of bread and they have soda water which is hard to find in other comparable restaurants.

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Thank rpboz
San Diego, California
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235 reviews
184 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 61 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 9 July 2015

Soups, salads and breads are wonderful. Sour dough my fav. Bagles..cinnamon crunch Devine. They price themselves in serving very fresh food and excellent assortment of coffees

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Thank Pookeygirl
Bengaluru, India
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47 reviews
24 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 14 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 3 March 2015

Visiting Carlsbad with my mom & brother, stopping over at The Forum mall for a bit and wondering where to eat a relaxed, uncomplicated dinner, we found Panera Bread. Now, I love my breads but I wasnt sure if I would find something that was reasonable here. Housed right next door to another quick sub- / sandwich place, I quickly... More 

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Thank Luvena R
Phoenix, Arizona
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113 reviews
40 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 40 helpful votes
1 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 28 February 2014

This place is awful. We arrived after flying into San Diego on our way to Carlsbad when we decided to stop and get a quick bite. We understand that this is a chain but what the heck, how can you screw up lunch.....Well let me count the ways. The place was filthy. Empty tables had stacked dirty dishes, the floor... More 

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San Diego, California
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115 reviews
57 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 129 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 30 August 2012

Consistently very good. You really cant go wrong ordering one of there salads. downside-little noisy, strange seating layout

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Thank TheCaDean
Margoes
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108 reviews
81 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 53 helpful votes
2 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 24 June 2012

Seriously? I ordered a grilled sandwich and there was barely any meat on it!! It was thrown together without care and it was barely warm!! I ordered a small salad and it was drowning in salad dressing. Unedible! The restaurant was not tidy, bread bread bread.. You can tell this is a corporate chain! It lacks personality and connection!

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Thank Margoes
san diego
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129 reviews
79 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 70 helpful votes
3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 20 April 2012

Better then other Fast food places.. the soups are not really homemade on site...

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Encinitas CA
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47 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 22 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 3 February 2008

A good spot to meet a friend for a light meal and/or coffee. It is a little expensive for what you get, but the quality is good. A good option over Starbucks for the morning or a light lunch.

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Thank erparadise
san diego ca
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47 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 66 helpful votes
3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 26 January 2008

Not good, not bad, nothing special. Wouldn't go out of my way to eat there but not bad if you're hungry and close by.

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    2.5 of 5 bubbles
    Service
    3 of 5 bubbles
  • Value
    2.5 of 5 bubbles
    Atmosphere
    2.5 of 5 bubbles
Cuisine
American, Delicatessen
Meals
Lunch
Restaurant features
Seating, Wheelchair Accessible
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 758 Rancho Santa Fe Rd, Encinitas, CA 92024-6651
  • Location: United States  >  California (CA)  >  Encinitas
  • Phone Number: +1 619-421-2000

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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?