Panera Bread

Bakery, Sandwiches, Café
$ $
501 S State St
Chicago, IL 60605



  • Use the free WiFi when you need to eat & surf - If your boss finds out and expects you to work during every break, we'll go on record as saying all that free WiFi talk was an unsubstantiated rumor.
  • The bagel with asiago cheese is the best!!!
  • Two words: cinnamon crunch! YUM!
  • I never pass up the cream of chicken and wild rice. Always pick this with the tuna salad! Yum!
  • chipotle chicken panini is just awesome!
  • Order every single thing. Twice
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  • The shortbread is awshum!!!
  • Study haven
  • People sit here forever. Please find a different study area - this is a restaurant, not a library.
  • You pick two is always a great thing when you can't settle on just one thing.
  • Surrounded by 3+ downtown colleges, this place gets crazy busy around lunch and dinner. Come early to score a good seat.
  • Lunch Next week
  • Yummy food clean environment
  • Most of the things are really high in energy (not suitable as snack in between or if you watch your nutrition). The self ordering system is fantastic
  • Good selection of food. Many different and delicious food. But sometimes it's very busy place.
  • Utiliza los mdulos de autoservicio si no quieres hacer filas, son rpidos y confiables.
  • Good for coffee
  • Order the signature hot chocolate!!
  • Broccoli cheddar soup&Greek Salad with Chicken are heaven. One of the healthiest yet the most delicious places to go in the land of fast food companies.

Nearby places

33 E Congress Pkwy (Columbia College Chicago)
50 E Congress Pkwy (Roosevelt University)
520 S State St (at W Congress Pkwy.)