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Panera Bread

Prospect Ave, West Orange, NJ 07052
+1 973-324-0310
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  • Excellent20%
  • Very good51%
  • Average26%
  • Poor3%
  • Terrible0%
10 Jul 2017
“Large and roomy”
20 Feb 2017
“(Not so) quick pick up”
Open Now
06:00 - 22:00All hours
American, Soups, Cafe
Prospect Ave, West Orange, NJ 07052
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Reviewed 10 July 2017

Great place to grab a quick bite - quick, friendly service. There is plenty of seating in the large Panera.

Thank jsk567
Reviewed 26 March 2017

Grilled cheese and soup were virtually inedible, and it took a very long time to get them. Very few vegetarian options on menu.

Thank NanTanner
Reviewed 20 February 2017 via mobile

I have found the new kiosk ordering system to be lacking. Several occasions I added a dessert to my order and I was not put in the take out bag with the rest of the food. The answer is always the same "oh, you need...More

Thank Janet M
Reviewed 31 December 2016

We went to this Panera the week before Christmas, it is in a busy shopping center. Thankfully we got there before noon because at noon the line was huge. The nice thing was they bring the food to you table after you order at the...More

Thank Pamela L
Reviewed 21 October 2016 via mobile

Great. Now you can order in advance or from your table. Download the App. My go to place for fresh salads and soups.

Thank Karolrich
Reviewed 21 September 2016

Lots of choices and tasty sandwiches. We had breakfast here and it was good! If you are really hungry and don't want any surprises, eat here! They have a good selection of coffees and teas also. The service is fast; the staff is kind and...More

Thank Nia717
Reviewed 2 September 2016 via mobile

What makes a visit to this Panera more enjoyable than the average Panera is the seating and the ambiance. With its recent makeover the comfortable new booths offer enjoyable and quiet, private seating areas. The food is typical Panera and the service is better than...More

Thank Richard S
Reviewed 28 August 2016 via mobile

I ordered a panini, salad, and 2 frozen drinks. The panini was thrown together and the frozen drinks were not cold. How does a frozen drink not be cold???

Thank LolaPorter
Reviewed 1 August 2016

You can order all of the familiar Panera favorites here. They were out of fruit cups the morning we visited. There is a large outdoor eating area that would be pleasant on a nice day. The bathrooms and drink service areas were messy and unkempt...More

Thank WayToGo53
Reviewed 27 July 2016 via mobile

I will visit this panera anytime i don't feel like cooking dinner. Their food is healthy and very well priced. The pricing is good because even though the plate may not seem like a lot, once you're done you'll see that you won't want to...More

Thank Alex T
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Breakfast, Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Takeout, Seating, Parking Available, Wheelchair Accessible
Good for
Child-friendly, Kids
Open Hours
07:00 - 21:00
06:00 - 22:00
06:00 - 22:00
06:00 - 22:00
06:00 - 22:00
06:00 - 22:00
07:00 - 22:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Prospect Ave, West Orange, NJ 07052
  • Location: United States  >  New Jersey (NJ)  >  West Orange
  • Phone Number: +1 973-324-0310
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