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Panera Bread

160 Ogden Avenue, Near Fairview, Downers Grove, IL 60515
+1 630-353-0423
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  • Excellent43%
  • Very good36%
  • Average13%
  • Poor4%
  • Terrible4%
Travellers talk about
“sandwiches” (3 reviews)
“salad” (3 reviews)
“pickup” (2 reviews)
Open Now
5:30 AM - 10:00 PM Hours
Soups, Cafe
$$ - $$$
160 Ogden Avenue, Near Fairview, Downers Grove, IL 60515
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Reviewed 26 April 2018 via mobile

Who reviews Panera these days,right?! But wait - they did get better!This particular location compared against various DuPage County locations and Michigan is a comfy, upgraded for real, pit stop.They replaced my fave breakfast bite quiche with another French savory pie,the souffle.This is not the...More

Thank boemiana
Reviewed 26 February 2018

It's called "Panera Bread" but the Ogden Ave restaurant is ALWAYS out of the bread for different sandwiches. Of the last SIX times we went there - EVERY time there were out of either sour dough, or flat bread or plain bagels or focaccia etc....More

Thank AMChicagoIL
Reviewed 20 October 2017 via mobile

I wanted fresh, healthy and good. I got slimy and yellow lettuce in my salad. Nice layout and a beautiful outdoor patio. They need to put in a few more quality checks.

Thank chicagofran2
Reviewed 11 October 2017

We like using the Rapid Pickup. Very convenient. The sandwiches are always fresh. Their bakery goods are very good and we also like getting bagels. Their Walnut Honey Cream Cheese is a favorite.

Thank 1983linda
Reviewed 25 June 2017

Very pleasant service when ordering and when the food was deliverec. Lots of kiosks if you prefer to order that way. My strawberry poppy seed salad was very good. I had it as a You Pick 2 option, having the cream of chicken with wild...More

Thank Karen S
Reviewed 21 June 2017

Panera has long been one of our favorites for a great fast dinner--dining in or take home. The menu is ample and includes great options for vegetarian dining. The new on line services are also great.

Thank LHandersen
Reviewed 26 March 2017 via mobile

This panera is one of my favorites. They just did a remodel of the location and it is so open and bright. The new seating is very comfortable and as always the service is excellent. The managers at this store take great price in the...More

Thank Scubagirlj18
Reviewed 15 February 2017

This remodeled cafe is genuinely beautiful and suits all types. My teenage daughter so prefers it to others that we drive out of our way to go here. They not only have all the standard food and beverage, but also a delicious line of "agua...More

Thank Melody R
Reviewed 6 October 2016

This Panera is a large Panera with self service kiosks that you can use if you don't want to wait in line. The drinks are poorly organized with the lids and straws right where people are standing in line to fill drinks, could be better...More

Thank EJJourney
Reviewed 11 July 2016

Every time my son comes in from out of the country I try to get him his favorite cinnamon crunch bagels. Warm the in the microwave a bit they are delicious.

Thank Sharon V
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Breakfast, Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Takeout, Seating, Wheelchair Accessible
Good for
Open Hours
6:30 AM - 9:00 PM
5:30 AM - 10:00 PM
5:30 AM - 10:00 PM
5:30 AM - 10:00 PM
5:30 AM - 10:00 PM
5:30 AM - 10:00 PM
5:30 AM - 10:00 PM
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 160 Ogden Avenue, Near Fairview, Downers Grove, IL 60515
  • Location: United States  >  Illinois (IL)  >  DuPage County  >  Downers Grove
  • Phone Number: +1 630-353-0423
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From focusing on quality, clean ingredients to serving our food to you in a warm and welcoming environment, Panera Bread is committed to being an ally to our guests. That means crafting a menu of soups, salads and sandwiches that we are proud to feed our families. You don’t have to compromise to eat well. Whether you want to come in and enjoy a coffee and our complimentary Wi-Fi , or order online using Rapid Pick-Up so you can grab something quickly, Panera Bread Downers Grove is here with warmth and welcome. Panera Bread. Food as it should be.
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