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Panera Bread

) #222 of 533 Restaurants in Albany ₹₹ - ₹₹₹ American, Soups
161 Washington Avenue Ext, Albany, NY 12205-5601
+1 518-862-9281
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  • Excellent26%
  • Very good54%
  • Average13%
  • Poor2%
  • Terrible5%
22 Feb 2017
“Reliable good food.”
25 Jun 2017
“Same as others”
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American, Soups
₹₹ - ₹₹₹
161 Washington Avenue Ext, Albany, NY 12205-5601
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Reviewed 25 June 2017 via mobile

Ive never been to a Panera that i didnt like! This one did not disappoint either. Friendly staff and always great and pricey food. Make a choice. Will visit again for breakfast while I'm in town.

Thank ChunkyK
Reviewed 23 February 2017

Your average Panera, which a good thing. Ordering in is very slow sometimes. Ordering from the app is super fast.

Thank jonah j
Reviewed 21 September 2016

Was in town on business and decided to grab a quick bite here. BIG MISTAKE. Used the kiosk for a "rapid pick up". Sat for 30 minutes watching my name stay on the monitor while 7 other people after me, got their food and left....More

Thank Bill M
Reviewed 2 July 2016

The broccoli and cheese soup was not to my liking, like nacho cheese with a bit of broccoli thrown in. The flatbread was fresh and hot; no salad was included as in the photo - apparently you need to ask for it. the service person...More

Thank sparky268
Reviewed 6 June 2016

We ate lunch in this restaurant over as busy lunch hour, and the place was packed. I found there was little room for even maneuvering through the place, which was kind of noisy. Service was as good as they could probably get it, considering the...More

Thank Larry W
Reviewed 15 March 2016

We went to Panerra Bread for lunch after our business meeting. Lots of healthy menu items, good seating, very quick and efficient service. We had the chicken and kale salad, and it was healthy and tasty. Lots of parking, easy access off of the freeway,...More

Thank 799leonards
Reviewed 24 November 2015

The food was good as usual, typical Panera Bread. An located across the street from the Residence Inn.

Thank ARM2014
Reviewed 9 October 2015

I do like the menu choices at Panera so I will definitely continue to frequent this chain, but the delivery of food, even when it's not busy, is slow. Food quality is excellent and the new choices are interesting particularly the Grain Arugula Salad with...More

Thank sheilal921
Reviewed 24 August 2015

Superb! We went here for a quick bite while at the K1 Electric Go-Karts. The food was 'Delish' and the staff very friendly. As always the prices were reasonable and we enjoyed the Pick Two option. I had the Mediterranean Salad with Broccoli Cheddar soup...More

Thank 4GivenMuch
Reviewed 21 May 2015

Great for lunch: quick turnaround and healthy food. Getting back to the Inn can be challenging because of the boulevard-style of the separating Washington avenue.

Thank Stephane P
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  • Value
Breakfast, Lunch, Dinner, Brunch
Restaurant features
Takeout, Seating, Wheelchair Accessible
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Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 161 Washington Avenue Ext, Albany, NY 12205-5601
  • Location: United States  >  New York (NY)  >  Albany
  • Phone Number: +1 518-862-9281
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