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Panera Bread

Prospect Ave, West Orange, NJ 07052
+1 973-324-0310
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  • Excellent20%
  • Very good52%
  • Average25%
  • Poor3%
  • Terrible0%
Travellers talk about
“soups” (3 reviews)
“fresh salad” (2 reviews)
“fast food” (2 reviews)
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6:00 AM - 10:00 PMAll hours
American, Soups, Cafe
Prospect Ave, West Orange, NJ 07052
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11 - 20 of 54 reviews

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
Reviewed 1 July 2016 via mobile

This is a special one because the service is the quickest I've seen. The food is always good, like every one. This is a good spot for meetings or if you want to be alone. It has always be empty when I go, but I...More

Thank cupcakegenius
Reviewed 19 March 2016 via mobile

This is a very well run Panera!!! The manager many times is in the area where customers wait to offer and subsequently pick up their food. The sandwich that we had seemed to be a bit better than those we have had at other locations....More

Thank Richard S
Reviewed 27 February 2016

Keep it going Panera good soup and sandwiches,visited with a coworker and found a warm clean restaurant really enjoyed the broccoli and cheese soup and tHe turkey and cheese

Thank John G
Reviewed 20 January 2016 via mobile

We like going to Panera because they have good soups and salads. They are usually solid in the consistency of the food. It seems every time we go they seem to run out of a particular bread or soup. The place is always busy. However,...More

Thank Norjeff2
Reviewed 2 September 2015 via mobile

I debated between wholefoods and this place so I choose panera because the menu is known and I wasn't sure what wholefoods would have overall. This place was cleaned, the guys that buzzed the tables are very busy but he even wiped down the tables...More

Thank CecibelB
Reviewed 13 June 2015

Clean, good food, pleasant staff - it's great for when you want to eat alone, with friends, kids, etc. Just be careful - it does get crowded because it's so good. Oh, and they offer outside seating! If you go with kids, be sure to...More

Thank NjMoma2
Reviewed 1 April 2015

This is conveniently located in a mall area, with an entrance on the outside. The employees were very good and got my order just right. It had been a while since I'd been to a Panera Bread, but there were not a lot of healthy...More

Thank cable_consultant
Reviewed 17 March 2015

Panera is a good place to go if you are in this mall area. It is quick, convenient, and the food is good. I have been here often, and the staff is always friendly and competent. The choice is varied though not extensive, but there...More

Thank ddaborn
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Breakfast, Lunch, Dinner, Brunch
Restaurant features
Takeout, Seating, Parking Available, Wheelchair Accessible
Good for
Kids, Child-friendly
Open Hours
7:00 AM - 9:00 PM
6:00 AM - 10:00 PM
6:00 AM - 10:00 PM
6:00 AM - 10:00 PM
6:00 AM - 10:00 PM
6:00 AM - 10:00 PM
7:00 AM - 10:00 PM
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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