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Panera Bread

1010 Lake Sumter Lndg, The Villages, FL 32162-2699
+1 352-750-1545
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  • Excellent36%
  • Very good40%
  • Average17%
  • Poor5%
  • Terrible2%
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“sandwich” (31 reviews)
“soup” (27 reviews)
“bread” (31 reviews)
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American, Cafe, Soups, Vegetarian Friendly, Gluten Free Options, Vegan Options
££ - £££
1010 Lake Sumter Lndg, The Villages, FL 32162-2699
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Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Food is always fresh and made to order, regardless the time of the day. We visited during the Rotary Street Festival. The restaurant was very busy yet they had ample people to take your order, etc. We were in and out quickly with great service...More

Thank nanabg
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

We go there for the best coffee and baked goods in theVillages. You always know what ever you get will be fresh and of good quality.

Thank Jim B
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Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

If you like grilled cheese, don't bother ordering it at Panera. For $4.29 you get one and a half slices of cheese in your "sandwich". It's basically a bread sandwich. Terrible.

Thank A TripAdvisor Member
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

Quick stop here after arriving.Can always rely on Panera bread to have great salads,also had their Broccoli cheese soup and a good coffee.Was pretty full.

Thank Diane P
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Although they have excellent bagels, we were very disappointed in their breakfast sandwiches. They seemed a bit prefab. Their coffee selection is nothing to write home about.

Thank jlsarizona
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Always stop here for a coffee and roll when in The Villages. It is a great place to sit for a quick bite and coffee. This place has been busy every time we are there so you may have to look for a seat. Glancing...More

Thank bcarl2
Reviewed 9 January 2018

I ordered the Caesar salad with chicken only to see "normal" croutons instead of the thin, round ones that had a cheese taste. They've also cut back on the amount of chicken pieces. When I asked the server at the food counter if that was...More

Thank Daria B
Reviewed 3 January 2018 via mobile

Since they sold to different company I think the breakfast sandwiches are smaller. Also didn't have the same lunch sandwiches I liked roast beef on asseigo bread.

1  Thank Mark W
Reviewed 3 January 2018

Too many items on the menu with heavy cream. Like that they put calorie counts on everything. The quinoa salad was good but it was hard finding any quinoa. Husband liked his chicken sandwich.

Thank Richloufoss
Reviewed 29 November 2017

Not busy ....but out of two soups and two breads.....and the help could care less....order something else , is what they said..

Thank Bill S
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12 January 2015|
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Response from athenry2 | Reviewed this property |
Specialty sandwiches, soups, salads along with pastries, bagels and breads. Most bread is sour dough and I think the bagels are too. Coffee, tea and cold drinks (Pepsi products) and various ice teas, Some specialty drinks... More
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Breakfast, Lunch, Dinner, Brunch
Restaurant features
Takeout, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Wheelchair Accessible, Free Wifi
Good for
Kids, Child-friendly, Groups
Open Hours
07:00 - 20:00
06:30 - 21:00
06:30 - 21:00
06:30 - 21:00
06:30 - 21:00
06:30 - 21:00
06:30 - 21:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 1010 Lake Sumter Lndg, The Villages, FL 32162-2699
  • Location: United States  >  Florida (FL)  >  The Villages
  • Phone Number: +1 352-750-1545
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