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Panera Bread

2467 Park Ave. (Barranca Pkwy.) Send to Phone
714-258-8840 | Menu
Modern neighborhood café and bakery offers free wireless with its freshly-baked breads and sweets, sandwiches, salads and breakfast fare.

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Breakfast, Lunch & Dinner daily
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Panera Bread Restaurant Review

: Panera Bread is a modern neighborhood café and bakery. With free wireless internet, fresh-baked breads and contemporary comfort food, it’s a good place to eat and hang out for a while. At breakfast, grab a cup of coffee and try the breakfast sandwiches or egg soufflés. Or, pick up a baked-that-day breakfast pastry. Lunch and dinner is time for one of six soups of the day, classic American or hot panini sandwiches with all-natural ingredients and European-style cheeses. When you need an afternoon snack, try the scones, brownies or cookies to go along with fresh-brewed green tea. The breads, pastries and muffins may not be as good as a true European boulangerie, but they are certainly more fresh and flavorful than those at your typical grocery store.



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