Food

The Best Things To Eat Panera Bread

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No desserts or drinks.

Heading to Panera but don’t know what to order? We’ve listed the best menu items from Panera Bread along with the calorie count for each. With an expansive menu that offers everything from soups and salads to sandwiches and pasta bowls, there’s more food to explore at Panera than just, well, bread.

While Panera may be known for its breakfast dishes, the popular fast-casual chain also serves up lunch and dinner options. The Strawberry Poppyseed Salad with Chicken is a great low-calorie dish, and the Chipotle Chicken and Scrambled Egg wrap is as delicious as it sounds. In the mood for something a little lighter? No problem! Panera also offers healthy snack options like the Steel Cut Oatmeal with Strawberries. What’s your go-to meal when you visit Panera?

Vote up the best things to order at Panera, and if your favorite menu item is missing, add it to the list.

  • Broccoli Cheddar Soup
    1

    Broccoli Cheddar Soup

    360 calories

  • Mac & Cheese
    2

    Mac & Cheese

    950 calories

  • Chipotle Chicken Avocado Melt
    3

    Chipotle Chicken Avocado Melt

    760 cal.

  • Toasted Frontega Chicken
    4

    Toasted Frontega Chicken

    730 cal.

  • Four Cheese Grilled Cheese
    5

    Four Cheese Grilled Cheese

    620 cal.

  • Bacon Turkey Bravo Sandwich
    6

    Bacon Turkey Bravo Sandwich

    620 cal.

  • Caesar Salad with Chicken
    7

    Caesar Salad with Chicken

    410 calories

  • Roasted Turkey & Avocado BLT
    8

    Roasted Turkey & Avocado BLT

    680 cal.

  • Vegetarian Creamy Tomato Soup
    9

    Vegetarian Creamy Tomato Soup

    340 cal.

  • Asian Sesame Salad with Chicken
    10

    Asian Sesame Salad with Chicken

    410 cal.

  • Chicken Noodle Soup
    11

    Chicken Noodle Soup

    170 cal.

  • Green Goddess Cobb Salad with Chicken
    12

    Green Goddess Cobb Salad with Chicken

    550 cal.

  • Cream of Chicken & Wild Rice Soup
    13

    Cream of Chicken & Wild Rice Soup

    310 cal.

  • Strawberry Poppyseed Salad with Chicken
    14

    Strawberry Poppyseed Salad with Chicken

    340 cal. 

  • Bistro French Onion Soup
    15

    Bistro French Onion Soup

    310 calories

  • Caesar Salad
    16

    Caesar Salad

    320 cal.

  • Tortellini Alfredo Pasta
    17

    Tortellini Alfredo Pasta

    720 cal.

  • Mediterranean Veggie
    18

    Mediterranean Veggie

    440 cal.

  • Modern Caprese Sandwich
    19

    Modern Caprese Sandwich

    760 cal.

  • Toasted Steak & White Cheddar
    20

    Toasted Steak & White Cheddar

    880 cal.

  • Napa Almond Chicken Salad Sandwich
    21

    Napa Almond Chicken Salad Sandwich

    620 cal.

  • Tuna Salad Sandwich
    22

    Tuna Salad Sandwich

    650 cal.

  • Toasted Tuscan Grilled Chicken
    23

    Toasted Tuscan Grilled Chicken

    910 calories

  • Roasted Turkey, Apple & Cheddar Sandwich
    24

    Roasted Turkey, Apple & Cheddar Sandwich

    710 cal.

  • Spicy Thai Salad with Chicken
    25

    Spicy Thai Salad with Chicken

    500 cal.