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Panera Bread

1619 State Route 23, Wayne, NJ 07470-7519
+1 973-692-0801
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Overview
  • Excellent26%
  • Very good35%
  • Average20%
  • Poor5%
  • Terrible14%
22 May 2017
“Great for quick lunch.”
22 Nov 2016
“Great spot for healthy lunch”
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CUISINES
American, Cafe, Soups
PRICE
$$ - $$$
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LOCATION
1619 State Route 23, Wayne, NJ 07470-7519
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11 - 20 of 33 reviews

Reviewed 25 April 2015

From getting my order wrong to the oh so bland sandwich and lukewarm soup my lunch was just plain bad. Chicken soup had lumps of slimy chicken fat in it. Yuck.

Thank Phil6184
Reviewed 18 March 2015

I have been going to Panera's for years and I like it more and more every time I go there. Their salads, sandwiches, and soups are all to die for. My favorite sandwich is the Sierra Turkey, my favorite salad is the Thai Chicken salad,...More

Thank Marie C
Reviewed 11 November 2014

For me Panera is good but very pricey for what you get. The atmosphere is just okay and I personally just don't love it like others do. I do like some of their food and some are just okay. I just can't get over how...More

1  Thank Cody2465
Reviewed 1 October 2014

Having had lunch at a few betters locations, this one is the pits! My salad tasted like "been in the frig too long"! The greens were tasteless and probably hit with the xray machine one too many times. The chicken pesto sandwich was so greasy...More

Thank Trisha L
Reviewed 19 September 2014

I have visited this establishment a number of times since I reviewed it four months ago. I think an update is in order: Service: Improved! • Attentiveness to customers has improved on the front end. • Evening coffee service is better. • Availability of menu...More

Thank CoppertoneGold
Reviewed 6 September 2014

Awesome frozen lemonade. Had the grilled fontina cheese on wheat bread. Took 15 minutes to get the food. We were there at 7 pm on a busy Friday night so could've been worse. I suppose if you have never tried a panera it could be...More

Thank njtravelgirl03
Reviewed 25 June 2014

I am a big fan of Panera bread. I enjoy most of their items and find the service to normally be very good. Today I tried the Thai chicken salad and was so very disappointed. It was truly one of the worst salads I have...More

1  Thank MurphyNRileysmom
Reviewed 19 June 2014

even with a crowd the service is reasonably quick...food is fresh and rather tastey...we recommend the Black Bean soup

Thank Pat J
Reviewed 22 May 2014

Service: • A small select group of personnel are very attentive. A larger number understand nothing about customer service. Management appears to be in the latter group. • Management recently adopted a policy of not brewing decaf coffee after 2:00 p.m.... ARE YOU KIDDING ME?...More

1  Thank CoppertoneGold
Reviewed 25 January 2014 via mobile

Typical Panera. Staff seems to change a lot and one time when I was in there I witnessed one staff member being excessively nasty to another one. I should have said something to the manager but I didn't, which I regret.

Thank xlilacdiva79
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    Service
  • Value
    Atmosphere
Cuisine
Meals
Breakfast, Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Takeout, Seating, Wheelchair Accessible
Good for
Child-friendly
Open Hours
Sunday
07:00 - 22:00
Monday
07:00 - 22:00
Tuesday
07:00 - 22:00
Wednesday
07:00 - 22:00
Thursday
07:00 - 22:00
Friday
07:00 - 22:00
Saturday
07:00 - 22:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 1619 State Route 23, Wayne, NJ 07470-7519
  • Location: United States  >  New Jersey (NJ)  >  Wayne
  • Phone Number: +1 973-692-0801
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