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Panera Bread

213 W Franklin St, Chapel Hill, NC 27516-2518
+1 919-929-9189
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  • Excellent12%
  • Very good26%
  • Average25%
  • Poor12%
  • Terrible25%
23 May 2017
“Food good, but seating area messy”
5 Jan 2017
“You Know Exactly What You Are Getting”
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06:00 - 21:00All hours
Cafe, Soups
213 W Franklin St, Chapel Hill, NC 27516-2518
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Reviewed 7 August 2017

If a coupon is to set to expire say 8.1.17 that mean's midnight of 8.1.17 and not midnight of 7.31.17. Then you ask them to honor it and they refuse after you try to explain to the not so bright dude who answered your call.I...More

Thank L B
Reviewed 6 June 2017 via mobile

With Panera's policy of leaving food and breads on display, I was shocked to see the amount of insects flying about in this restaurant. It's probably a result of the area that's open air but "screened off". Clearly this place has not received a health...More

Thank Xecutiv
Reviewed 23 May 2017

First impression when one walks in, when was the last time they vacuumed. Most table tops were clean but the floor looked like it had not been vacuumed all day. Salads, sandwiches, bakery, etc. is all good. Tea selection has increased; many varieties.

Thank NCluvtrav
Reviewed 19 April 2017

This was a regular Panera and I thought it was pretty good but there was an issue I had. They gave you an option to tip your cooking staff but I said no thanks because I was running low on cash and the cashier kind...More

Thank Jake1275
Reviewed 24 February 2017 via mobile

This place is always slow and dirty and the staff seem to be doing more goofing odd than working. It's definitely a sad Panera representation.

Thank Rachel S
Reviewed 5 January 2017

Panera Bread is the "Starbucks" of sandwiches and baked goods. Solid, dependable, consistent, clean, reasonable. This particular location is a great place to hang out in the evenings with a book or a few friends, among the many chattering groups of college students.

Thank Zemo T
Reviewed 14 October 2016 via mobile

Enjoyed a good lunch for a reasonable price. Ordering via touchscreen based system worked well. Food came fairly quickly despite very busy lunch hour. There is parking in front of the restaurant (customers only).

Thank Hermes_NL
Reviewed 30 April 2016

We had a catered lunch last week at work which consisted of Panera Bread sandwiches. I've historically been very blasé in my attitude regarding Panera, but this meal has changed my mind. The chicken avocado bacon sandwich has been sent from the Gods. Seriously. It's...More

Thank banjoal
Reviewed 1 March 2016

My mama was in the hospital and wanted some soup because "hospital food just isn't good". I checked and found Panera Bread and found they had Broccoli Cheese soup.and I got the French Onion. They were both very good.

Thank Rose B
Reviewed 28 June 2015

We love Panera. This was the closest one to us along I-40 at supper time. We were a bit underwhelmed by the property when we drove up, but we were pleased with the service and food on the inside. No one particularly came by our...More

Thank Daniel P
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Breakfast, Lunch, Dinner, Brunch
Restaurant features
Takeout, Seating, Wheelchair Accessible
Good for
Open Hours
07:00 - 21:00
06:00 - 21:00
06:00 - 21:00
06:00 - 21:00
06:00 - 21:00
06:00 - 21:00
06:00 - 21:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 213 W Franklin St, Chapel Hill, NC 27516-2518
  • Location: United States  >  North Carolina (NC)  >  Chapel Hill
  • Phone Number: +1 919-929-9189
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