We noticed that you're using an unsupported browser. The TripAdvisor website may not display properly.
We support the following browsers:
Windows: Internet Explorer, Mozilla Firefox, Google Chrome. Mac: Safari.
The latest reviews. The lowest prices. The perfect place to shop for hotels.

Panera Bread

$$ - $$$
Map
Satellite
Map updates are paused. Zoom in to see updated info.
Reset zoom
Updating Map...
Get directions
6000 Northwest Hwy, Ste 14, Crystal Lake, IL 60014-8062
+1 815-444-8875
Website
Today
07:00 - 20:00
Closed now
See all hours
Hours:
Sun 07:00 - 20:00
Mon - Sat 06:00 - 22:00
More Info
Add Photo Write a Review

30 Reviews from our TripAdvisor Community

Traveller rating
Traveller type
Time of year
Language
Showing 29: English reviews
Crystal Lake
Level Contributor
3 reviews
Reviewed 2 days ago NEW

I eat here all the time.The food is healthy and excellent.I love the poppy seed strawberry chicken salad.I eat dinner there all the time.service and the people who work there are great.

Helpful?
Thank josephaO6826KT
Herceg-Novi, Montenegro
Level Contributor
32 reviews
13 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 6 helpful votes
Reviewed 1 week ago

I love Panera Bread! We visited this restaurant a few times while visiting the USA. This is one of my favorite places. Great food, great service, amazing time. If you chose to eat soup, make sure you order in a bread bowl. The taste is AMAZING!!! This time I ate tomato soup, but my favorite is broccoli soup, so creamy,... More 

Helpful?
Thank Daniella N
Woodstock, Illinois
Level Contributor
70 reviews
46 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 6 helpful votes
Reviewed 3 February 2017

Often meet friends at Panera for lunches. Not happy lately they have changed there menu somewhat and the two things I loved they no longer have. The Asian chicken salad was my go to salad and the turkey sandwich was really good but they changed that as well. Now I am trying to find another favorite there still trying wish... More 

Helpful?
Thank Claygoddess
Crystal Lake, Illinois
Level Contributor
45 reviews
31 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 3 helpful votes
Reviewed 4 January 2017

Great place to stop in for a quick, tasty meal anytime of the day. Also a great place to get a cup of coffee and visit with friends.

Helpful?
Thank mikemJ6272FA
Addison, Illinois
1 review
Reviewed 13 December 2016 via mobile

Dear Panera I am usually am a big fan but I was really disappointed and frankly disgusted to see that your chicken and wild rice soup had not one but 4 hairs in it. Then my sandwich had dried American cheese in it. Sorry to say but the standards of your establishment have lowered if you let things like this... More 

Helpful?
Thank katkat1224
Naples, Florida
Level Contributor
410 reviews
332 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 132 helpful votes
Reviewed 13 August 2016 via mobile

You are aware of the menu with its many options. This place excels in friendly service. Staff sets the mood for a wonderful meal.

Helpful?
Thank Chaucer39
Crystal Lake, Illinois
Level Contributor
69 reviews
36 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 10 helpful votes
Reviewed 15 March 2016 via mobile

Love heading here for a simple lunch with flavor. They have so many easy options to chose from. Plenty of seating but best to avoid lunch time. It is always packed around noon. The prices and food is wonderful!

Helpful?
Thank Staci B
Level Contributor
28 reviews
24 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 2 helpful votes
Reviewed 14 October 2015

A great place to go for soup/sandwich combos or both. The soup/bread bowls are great and they have a variety.

Helpful?
Thank John K
Cary, Illinois
Level Contributor
17 reviews
13 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 2 helpful votes
Reviewed 2 September 2015

This Panera location is always clean, staff friendly, well managed for sure. Outdoor seating during mild weather is a plus. The service is consistently good. Of course like all Paneras the menu offers enough healthy choices and indulgent treats to make dining with the whole family easier. I go to Panera frequently and have been to a lot of different... More 

Helpful?
Thank J S
Crystal Lake, Illinois
Level Contributor
300 reviews
137 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 104 helpful votes
Reviewed 21 July 2015 via mobile

This Panerai is quick, clean, and conveniently located. Always busy between 11 and 2. Has outdoor seating. You can always have a healthy meal. I usually eat at the location, but today I took it to go. I liked the to go packaging.

Helpful?
Thank Heidi-ready-2-travel

Travellers who viewed Panera Bread also viewed

 

Been to Panera Bread? Share your experiences!

Write a Review Add Photos & Videos

Is This Your TripAdvisor Listing?

Own or manage this property? Claim your listing for free to respond to reviews, update your profile and much more.

Claim Your Listing
Improve this listing

Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
    Service
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
  • Value
    4 of 5 bubbles
    Atmosphere
    3.5 of 5 bubbles
Cuisine
American, Soups, Cafe
Meals
Breakfast, Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Takeout, Seating, Wheelchair Accessible
Good for
Child-friendly
Open Hours
Sunday
07:00 - 20:00
Monday
06:00 - 22:00
Tuesday
06:00 - 22:00
Wednesday
06:00 - 22:00
Thursday
06:00 - 22:00
Friday
06:00 - 22:00
Saturday
06:00 - 22:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 6000 Northwest Hwy, Ste 14, Crystal Lake, IL 60014-8062
  • Location: United States  >  Illinois (IL)  >  Crystal Lake
  • Phone Number: +1 815-444-8875

Questions & Answers

Questions? Get answers from Panera Bread staff and past visitors.
Posting guidelines
Typical questions asked:
  • Do you have gluten-free options?
  • Is there a dress code?
  • Do you allow dogs on the outdoor patio?