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Panera Bread

1390 West Branch Street, Arroyo Grande, CA 93420
+1 805-473-9292
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  • Excellent19%
  • Very good41%
  • Average22%
  • Poor14%
  • Terrible4%
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“lunch” (10 reviews)
“soup” (8 reviews)
“half sandwich” (2 reviews)
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American, Soups, Cafe, Vegetarian Friendly
$$ - $$$
1390 West Branch Street, Arroyo Grande, CA 93420
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Reviewed June 25, 2018

Typical chain restaurant, well run, good food. The location is very handy. Service was quick and efficient.

Thank Eric M
Reviewed May 31, 2018

This place was good for a lunch on the run and is a huge place with lots of seating. There is free wi fi available with seating outside. You must order first then take a seat and be served. Nice toilets. Good price for the...More

Thank olie293
Reviewed May 7, 2018

Coffee is a consistent 7 on a scale of 1 to 10. I find their pastries and danish to be a little bready however they do have a good bear claw. Bagel Tuesday is a definite don't miss. Update 5/2018 It's been awhile since I...More

Thank Brad O
Reviewed February 26, 2018

Panera's food is good, innovative and fresh. What I didn't like is that the place is not kept up. Two visits for lunch and there are crumbs and trash on the floor and the tables need cleaning.

Thank Zorro805
Reviewed February 23, 2018

Our area has some really neat family owned businesses which are much better in quality and value than a chain such as Panera. I was disappointed in the price and portion. The service was good and seating nice as well

Thank KarenEph320
Reviewed November 25, 2017

My family and I love eating here. It is so quiet and peaceful. Soup, salad and sandwiches are deliciously made.

Thank Gayle H
Reviewed November 9, 2017

Servers here come and go and so they are not trained well. Cashier thru my gift card away when I had 17.23 still on it and told me the balance was ZERO!! Checked my receipt and had her give it back to me. The food...More

Thank mabow500
Reviewed October 10, 2017

They don't even give you butter if you get bread? I have come there to order something only to find out they don't have it or don't carry it anymore. Sometimes they have the daily soup, sometimes they don't. It is over priced that's for...More

Thank Tommy W
Reviewed July 16, 2017

We arrived at our hotel and wanted just a half sandwich. This place was close. For most Paneras go this one was okay.

Thank Lostandhungry
Reviewed July 11, 2017 via mobile

Conveniently located next to the Hampton Inn, had a quick nutritious dinner salad. Service was friendly and professional at this nearly empty, clean location. My chicken lime salad had very fresh greens, a spicy dressing, plenty of avocados, but chicken was thin slices of deli...More

Thank Potso
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Lunch, Brunch, Breakfast, Dinner
Restaurant features
Takeout, Seating, Wheelchair Accessible
Good for
Child-friendly, Kids
Open Hours
7:00 a.m. - 8:00 p.m.
6:00 a.m. - 9:00 p.m.
6:00 a.m. - 9:00 p.m.
6:00 a.m. - 9:00 p.m.
6:00 a.m. - 9:00 p.m.
6:00 a.m. - 9:00 p.m.
6:00 a.m. - 9:00 p.m.
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 1390 West Branch Street, Arroyo Grande, CA 93420
  • Location: United States  >  California (CA)  >  San Luis Obispo County  >  Arroyo Grande
  • Phone Number: +1 805-473-9292
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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 Arroyo Grande is here with warmth and welcome. Panera Bread. Food as it should be.
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