Panera Bread at a Glance COST:  $$$ SERVICE:  *** FOOD:  **** ATMOSPHERE:  **** STYLE:  Casual/Sit Down BASE:  National Chain Restaurant HOURS:   Sunday 7 a.m. to 9 p.m.; Monday - Thursday 6:30 a.m. to 9 p.m.;                  Friday 6:30 a.m. to 10 p.m.; Saturday 7 a.m. to 10 p.m. RATING:  ****                              **** HEALTH INSPECTION RATING:  Last Available Inspection Score Above Official Website:  Panera Bread of East Tennessee        Artisan Breads Country A crisp crust & nutty flavor.   Available in miche and loaf. Stone-Milled Rye With chopped rye kernels & caraway seeds.  Available in miche, loaf. Three Cheese Parmesan, Romano & Asiago cheeses.  Available in miche, loaf, and demi. Focaccia Italian flat bread baked with olive oil & topped with sea salt.  Available in Sea Salt and Asiago Cheese.  Available in loaf. Whole Grain Moist & hearty, sweetened with honey.  Available in miche, loaf, baguette. French Slightly blistered crust, wine-like aroma.  Available in miche, baguette. Sesame Semolina Delicate & moist, topped with sesame seeds.  Available in miche and loaf. Three Seed Poppy, sesame & fennel seeds.  Available in demi. Ciabatta A moist, chewy crumb with a thin crust & light olive oil flavor.  Available in loaf. Signature Bagels Trail Mix Bagel Filled with apples, bananas, cherries, cranberries, peanut butter chips, cinnamon chips, maple bits and raisins and is topped with a mix of granola, sunflower seeds, 9-grain, honey, cinnamon and sugar. 1.29 Asiago Cheese Bagel We add chunks of Asiago cheese to our base dough and grate even more Asiago on top. 1.29 Cinnamon Crunch Bagel Cinnamon and vanilla chips flavor this dough and a generous mixture of cinnamon and sugar on top creates a sweet, crunchy shell. 1.29 Cinnamon Swirl & Raisin Bagel Cinnamon, molasses and raisins adorn the dough and sweet streusel decorates the top. 1.29 Sweet Onion & Poppyseed Bagel Our sourdough bagel filled with dried sweet onion pieces and poppyseed. 1.29 Blueberry Bagel We mix wild and cultured blueberries into our base bagel dough. 1.29 Chocolate Chip Bagel Dark dough flavored with espresso, molasses, cinnamon & white chocolate, swirled with light dough flavored with honey, vanilla, cinnamon & semisweet chocolate chips. 1.29 French Toast Bagel Sweet maple-flavored and cinnamon chips are swirled into our Sourdough bagel dough. 1.29 Artisian Pastries Carrot Cake with Walnuts New freshly baked carrot walnut cake filled and topped with cream cheese icing, then finished with a carrot decor piece. 2.09 Chocolate Pastry Our pastry dough filled with semisweet chocolate bars and topped with honey glaze. 2.29 Cheese Pastry Our pastry dough with cheese filling and cinnamon crunch topping. 2.29 Pecan Braid Pastry    $2.29 Our pastry dough twisted and braided with simple flavors of butter freshly ground pecans coated with light sugar syrup for sweetness. 2.29 Cherry Pastry   $2.29 Our pastry dough filled with pastry cream, topped with new whole cherry filling and white icing. 2.29 Cakes Cinnamon Crumb Cake An old-fashioned butter cream coffee cake, swirled with cinnamon and finished with a butter crumb topping.  Available by the slice or whole cake. 2.39 / 15.99 Muffins and Muffies Apple Crunch Muffin A sweet muffin, filled with chunks of apple and cinnamon then finished with our cinnamon and sugar topping. 1.99 Wild Blueberry Made with real wild blueberries. 1.99 Pumpkin Made with real pumpkin and honey, topped with powdered sugar. 1.99 Chocolate Chip Muffie Flavored with semi-sweet chocolate chips. 1.49 Scones Strawberries & Cream Scone Dried infused strawberries, white chocolate chips and strawberry bits in a cream based scone. 2.29 Cinnamon Chip Scone Made with flour, butter & brown sugar, studded with cinnamon chips, topped with cinnamon & sugar. 1.99 Orange Scone Made with brown sugar and orange peel, topped with orange icing. 2.29 Wild Blueberry Scone Overfilled with plump wild blueberries and cream. 2.49 Signature Breakfast Sandwiches Mediterranean Egg White on Ciabatta Egg whites, a thick slice of Vermont white cheddar, toasted tomatoes, fresh spinach & basil pesto on freshly baked Ciabatta. 4.39 Steak & Egg Seared top sirloin, all-natural egg, Vermont white cheddar on our Signature Sweet Onion & Poppyseed Bagel. 4.99 French Toast Bagel Breakfast Sandwich All natural egg, a thick slice of Vermont white cheddar and all-natural sausage all grilled on our French toast bagel. 4.09 Bacon, Egg & Cheese Breakfast Sandwich All-natural egg - freshly cracked every morning -   a thick slice of Vermont white cheddar, and Applewood-smoked bacon on any signature bagel. 4.09 Egg & Cheese Breakfast Sandwich All-natural egg - freshly cracked every morning - a thick slice of Vermont white cheddar on any signature bagel. 3.59 Breakfast Power Sandwich All-natural egg - freshly cracked every morning -  a thick slice of Vermont white cheddar and smoked, lean ham all grilled between two slices of freshly baked Whole Grain bread. 3.89 Sausage, Egg & Cheese Breakfast Sandwich All-natural egg - freshly cracked every morning -  a thick slice of Vermont white cheddar, and all-natural sausage on any signature bagel. 4.09 Asiago Bagel Breakfast Sandwich Freshly cracked egg, Applewood-smoked bacon and Vermont white cheddar on our Asiago bagel. 4.09 Granola Parfait Before you try our Granola Parfait, make sure you thank Olivia. She's the five-year-old daughter of our head chef, Tom Gumpel, and she inspired him to create a granola that was wholesome and delicious. He scrutinized everything in the granola -- even the exact size of the coconut pieces -- to achieve the perfect combination of toasted oats, pecans, honey, maple syrup and brown sugar. Then it's added to Stonyfield Farm organic low-fat vanilla yogurt and ripe strawberries. Try it and you'll see why Olivia loves our parfait so much. Steel Cut Oatmeal Organic steel cut oats, fresh strawberries, pecans & cinnamon crunch topping. 3.99 Strawberry Granola Parfait Stonyfield Farm® low-fat, organic vanilla yogurt, maples butter pecan granola with whole grain oats & fresh strawberries.  Available All Day, while they last. 3.49 SOUPS We offer a variety of hot soups every day, all of which use only quality ingredients and have a flavor that is uniquely our own. Served with freshly- baked bread (of course) or in a bread bowl upon request, for an additional $1.40. Signature Macaroni & Cheese  Made with shell pasta & tangy Vermont white cheddar cheese sauce.  Large/ Small and as a Kids Meal. 7.99 / 4.99 / 4.99 French Onion Sliced onion sauteed in sweet butter and seasonings, gently simmered in a light beef broth with essence of tomato. Topped with our homemade croutons and Asiago-Parmesan cheese. 5.19 Low Fat Vegetarian Garden Vegetable Soup with Pesto A low-fat vegetarian soup with diced tomatoes, sliced zucchini, yellow beans, fresh Swiss chard, cauliflower, bell peppers and pearled barley in a tomato broth.  Garnished with a dollop of nut-free basil pesto. 5.19 Broccoli Cheddar Chopped broccoli, shredded carrot and select seasonings simmered in a velvety smooth cheese sauce. 5.19 Low-Fat Vegetarian Black Bean Plump black turtle beans simmered in a spicy vegetarian broth with onion, red bell pepper, cilantro, garlic and cumin.  Available Sunday, Tuesday, Thursday & Saturday. 5.19 Low-Fat Chicken Tortilla Chicken tortilla with whole kernel corn and roasted Poblano peppers, black beans and tomatoes, seasoned with dried chili peppers and hints of cumin and lime.  Topped with tri-colored tortilla strips. 5.19 Low-Fat All-Natural Chicken Noodle Fresh vegetables and tender all-white chicken breast simmered in a delicately seasoned chicken broth with traditional egg noodles. 5.19 Cream of Chicken & Wild Rice Long grain and wild rice, celery, onion, carrot and diced chicken simmered in a chicken broth-based white sauce embellished with cream and select herbs. 5.19 Baked Potato Home-style cuts of russet potato simmered with select seasonings and smoked bacon in a rich cream sauce flavored with spring onion and snipped chives. 5.19 New England Clam Chowder Chopped sea clams, diced potato, celery, onion & traditional seasonings, simmered in a rich, creamy broth. 5.19 Creamy Tomato Vine-ripened pear tomatoes and fresh cream pureed for a velvety smooth texture, accentuated by hints of red pepper & oregano, topped with our Asiago croutons. 4.995.19 You Pick Two® Pair your favorite sandwich with a half salad or an 8 oz. cup of soup. Additional charges apply on Signature sandwiches and salads.  With one signature item add $1.00, with two signature items add $2.00 and with a premium signature item add $1.45.  Enjoy soup in a Sourdough bread bowl for an additional $1.40. 7.79 Premium Hot Panini Steak & White Cheddar Panini On French baguette with seared top sirloin, caramelized onions, Vermont white cheddar & horseradish sauce. 8.89 Roasted Turkey Artchoke Panini All-natural roasted turkey, fresh baby spinach, roasted red peppers, caramelized onions & artichoke-parmesan spread on Asiago Cheese Focaccia. 8.69 Hot Panini Cuban Chicken Panini All-natural, antibiotic-free chicken, lean, smoked ham, sweet & spicy pickle chips, Swiss, chipotle mayo & sun-dried tomato ale mustard on Focaccia. 7.89 Tomato & Mozzarella Fresh Mozzarella, roasted & fresh tomatoes, fresh basil and all-natural sun- dried tomato pesto, on Ciabatta. 6.99 Turkey Artichoke Panini Smoked turkey, spinach artichoke spread, Asiago-Parmesan cheese, tomatoes and caramelized onions, grilled hot on our Basil Pesto Focaccia.  7.29 Smokehouse Turkey Panini® Smoked turkey breast, smoked bacon, smoked cheddar and a sun-dried tomato ale mustard, all grilled hot on our Artisan Three Cheese bread. 7.49 Frontega Chicken Panini® Smoked, pulled white meat chicken, red onions, mozzarella cheese, tomatoes, chopped basil and our chipotle mayonnaise, grilled hot on our Rosemary & Onion Focaccia. 7.29 Chipotle Chicken Sandwich All-natural pepper-mustard chicken, smoked bacon, smoked cheddar, tomatoes & ancho-chipotle spread. 7.29 Cafe Sandwiches  Sierra Turkey Smoked turkey breast with smoky chipotle mayonnaise, field greens and red onions, on our Asiago Cheese Focaccia. 6.89 Smoked Ham & Swiss 96% fat-free smoked ham, swiss, leaf lettuce, tomatoes and red onions with salt and pepper, all served on your favorite sandwich bread. 5.99 Mediterranean Veggie Zesty Peppadew™ piquant peppers, feta cheese, cucumbers, lettuce, tomatoes, onions and cilantro hummus on our Tomato Basil bread. 6.09 Tuna Salad Our special recipe tuna salad, leaf lettuce, tomatoes and red onions with salt and pepper, all served on your favorite sandwich bread.  5.99 You Pick Two® Pair your favorite sandwich with a half salad or an 8 oz. cup of soup. Additional charges apply on Signature sandwiches and salads.  With one signature item add $1.00, with two signature items add $2.00 and with a premium signature item add $1.45.  Enjoy soup in a Sourdough bread bowl for an additional $1.40. 6.79 Smoked Turkey Breast 99% fat-free smoked turkey breast, leaf lettuce, tomatoes, red onions and salt and pepper, all served on your favorite sandwich bread. 5.99   RETURN TO KNOXVILLE DINING Panera Bread Company entered the Knoxville scene with little opposed competition.  Along came Atlanta Bread Company for a challenge.  Over a period of a couple of years, Panera expanded and Atlanta Bread Company disappeared from the scene.  Panera is part of today’s hip scene.  A coffee shop, a bakery, a deli, a hip place to hang for wi-fi, to read the newspaper or even to read a book.  The cafe is decorated with a retro atmosphere with the aroma of bread and java in the air.  Free Wi-fi is available.  The sandwiches are refreshingly different.  If you like healthy food along with a few extras, this is the place for you.  The cafe offers a comfortable and relaxed atmosphere.  When entering, you place your order and then seat yourself.  Panera’s menu items have been rated high for being healthy, hearty, and alternative to the chain scene.               Panera opens daily at 6:30am for breakfast; this is the best time to stop for bagels.  The bagels are generally freshly prepared and still warm.  The Cinnamon Crunch or Apple Crunch are among the best offered.  Try a bagel from here and you'll have a whole new view on bagels.  The best ever made!!  Pick up a baker’s dozen and enjoy them all day long.  Many of the bagels are flavored which eliminates the need for the cream cheese filling, however, Panera offers a number of cream cheese flavors. 4855 Kingston Pike, Knoxville, Tennessee 865-450-1002 85  (08/26/2011)  2000 Cumberland Avenue, Knoxville, Tennessee 865-524-2253       100  (12/20/2011)  4893 North Broadway Street, Knoxville, Tennessee 865-688-2393 88  (12/01/2011)        205 North Peters Road, Knoxville, Tennessee 865-769-4292 78  (03/19/2012)  11361 Parkside Drive, Knoxville, Tennessee 865-671-5700 85  (10/27/2011) 733 Louisville Road, Alcoa, TN 865-379-2306 95  (12/01/2011) 371 South Illinois Avenue, Oak Ridge, Tennessee 865-220-5699 90  (05/21/2010)   
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Specialty Breads  Asiago Cheese Plenty of zesty Asiago cheese and our original sourdough starter.  Available in loaf or demi. Sourdough Our original sourdough starter with no fat, oil, sugar or cholesterol.   Available in XL loaf, loaf, bread bowl, or roll. Tomato Basil Our original sourdough bread with tomatoes, basil & sweet streusel topping.  Available in loaf. Honey Wheat Sweet and hearty, with honey & molasses.  Available in loaf. Cinnamon Raisin Made from sweet dough, egg, Korintge cinnamon, plump raisins, and brown sugar topped with our cinnamon crunch topping.  Available in loaf. White Whole Grain A thin crust and a soft crumb sweetened with honey and molasses.  Available in loaf. Freshly Baked Bagels Everything Bagel Our base bagel dough topped with sesame seeds, poppy seeds, garlic, toasted onion and kosher salt. 1.05 Sesame Bagel Our base bagel dough topped with nutty sesame seeds. 1.05 Plain Bagel Our base bagel dough, lightly flavored with brown sugar and molasses. 1.05 Whole Grain Bagel Bagel dough made from our mixture of whole spelt flour, millet, flaxseed and other wheat flours is sweetened with honey and topped with rolled oats. 1.05 Flavorful Spreads Cream Cheese Spreads Our regular and reduced-fat cream cheese is available in a variety of flavors - choose from:  Plain · Hazelnut · Honey Walnut · Chive & Onion · Veggie or Wild Blueberry. 2.79 Brownies Chocolate Fudge Brownie with Icing A rich, fudge-like brownie with chocolate chunks topped with chocolate icing.   Available by the slice or whole pan. 2.25 / 9.99 Cookies Candy Cookie Topped with milk chocolate candies. 1.99 Shortbread Cookie A delicate Scottish tea cookie made with butter, flour and sugar. 1.99 Toffee Nut Cookie A rich, all butter cookie with pieces of English toffee & chunks of Brazil nuts. 1.99 Chocolate Chipper Cookie A traditional favorite made with semi-sweet chocolate chips. 1.99 Oatmeal Raisin Cookie Our take on the traditional oatmeal raisin cookie is made with plump raisins and a hint of cinnamon. 1.99 Chocolate Duet with Walnuts Chocolate cookie dough with walnuts, semisweet chocolate chunks & bits of white confectionary chunks. 1.99 Specialty Pastries Pastry Ring Our Danish dough formed into a fluted ring, baked with one fruit filling and our special-recipe cheese filling. 8.69 French Croissant Our basic croissant dough, baked in the traditional crescent shape. 1.89 Bear Claw Made from our Danish dough without the cinnamon sugar, with an almond filling, drizzled with icing and sliced almonds. 2.39 Sweet Rolls Pecan Roll Sweet dough with cinnamon-sugar filling, topped with caramel and pecans. 2.49 Cobblestone Our Cinnamon Raisin bread dough mixed with chunks of apples and spices, topped with streusel and white icing. 2.39 Cinnamon Roll Our pecan roll dough with cinnamon-sugar filling, topped with white icing. 2.69 Baked Egg Souffles Served daily until 10:30am. Four Cheese Soufflé White cheddar, Romano, Parmesan and Neufchatel cheeses add flavor to a soufflé made with eggs, milk, onion, garlic and salt, baked in a sweet French pastry dough and topped with  Asiago cheese. 3.79 Ham & Swiss Baked Egg Souffle 3.79 Spinach & Artichoke Soufflé Eggs, spinach, Romano cheese, red peppers and artichoke hearts, lightly flavored with a dash of Tabasco®, a hint of garlic and a squeeze of lemon juice, baked in sweet French pastry dough and topped with Asiago cheese. 3.79 Spinach & Bacon Soufflé Eggs, spinach, cheddar cheese and bacon, enlivened with a dash of Tabasco®, a hint of garlic and a squeeze of lemon juice, baked in sweet French pastry dough and topped with Asiago cheese. 3.79 Ciabatta Breakfast Sandwiches Egg & Cheese All-natural egg - freshly cracked every morning - a thick slice of Vermont white cheddar, all grilled between two slices of freshly baked Ciabatta. 3.39 Sausage, Egg & Cheese All-natural egg - freshly cracked every morning - a thick slice of Vermont white cheddar and all-natural sausage all grilled between two slices of freshly baked Ciabatta. 3.89 Bacon, Egg, & Cheese All-natural egg - freshly cracked every morning - a thick slice of Vermont white cheddar and Applewood-smoked bacon all grilled between two slices of freshly baked Ciabatta. 3.89 Premium Signature Salads It's Back!  Mediterranean Salmon Salad Salmon filet, field greens, romaine, kalamata olives, feta cheese, mandarin oranges, almonds, red onions & honey tangerine vinaigrette. 9.69 It's Back!  Salmon Caesar Salad Salmon filet, romaine, Asiago, homemade Asiago Cheese croutons & Caesar dressing. 9.29 Steak & Blue Cheese Chopped Salad Seared top sirloin, romaine, frizzled onions, tomatoes & gorgonzola, all tossed with blue cheese vinaigrette and drizzled with a cabernet reduction. 8.69 New! Roasted Turkey Fuji Apple All-natural roasted turkey, field greens, romaine, vine-ripened tomatoes, onions, pecans, Gorgonzola, apple chips & white balsamic Fuji apple vinaigrette. 8.69 Hand-Tossed Signature Salads Chopped Chicken Cobb Salad All-natural pepper-mustard chicken, romaine lettuce, tomatoes, Applewood- smoked bacon, Gorgonzola, hard-boiled eggs, all chopped & tossed with herb vinaigrette. 7.79 Thai Chopped Chicken Salad All-natural, antibiotic free chicken, romaine, wonton strips, a blend of fire- roasted edamame, red bell pepper and carrot tossed in a Thai Chili Vinaigrette.  Topped with strips of seasoned grilled chicken, Thai cashews, fresh cilantro and a peanut drizzle. 7.99 Grilled Chicken Caesar Salad All-natural pepper-mustard chicken, romaine lettuce, Asiago-Parmesan cheese, homemade Asiago cheese croutons & our special Caesar dressing. 6.99 BBQ Chopped Chicken All-natural pepper-mustard chicken, romaine lettuce, roasted corn, black beans, tortilla strips & BBQ ranch dressing, drizzled with BBQ sauce.   7.79 Asian Sesame Chicken Salad All-natural citrus-herb chicken tossed with romaine lettuce, fresh cilantro, sliced almonds, sesame seeds, green onions, crispy wonton strips & our reduced-sugar Asian sesame vinaigrette. 7.59 Fuji Apple Chicken Salad All-natural citrus-herb chicken, mixed field greens, romaine lettuce, vine- ripened tomatoes, red onions, pecans, Gorgonzola, apple chips & white balsamic Fuji apple vinaigrette. 7.69 Hand-Tossed Cafe Salads Greek Salad Romaine lettuce, vine-ripened tomatoes, feta cheese, red onions, Kalamata olives, cracked pepper & our Greek dressing. 5.89 Caesar Salad Romaine lettuce, Asiago-Parmesan cheese, homemade Asiago cheese croutons & our special Caesar dressing. 5.49 Seasonal Fruit Cup All watermelon or mixed fruit with watermelon, cantaloupe, red seedless grapes, and strawberry. 2.59 Classic Cafe Salad Mixed field greens and romaine lettuce topped with vine-ripened tomatoes, cucumbers, red onions & our balsamic vinaigrette. 5.49 You Pick Two® Pair your favorite sandwich with a half salad or an 8 oz. cup of soup. Additional charges apply on Signature sandwiches and salads.  With one signature item add $1.00, with two signature items add $2.00 and with a premium signature item add $1.45.  Enjoy soup in a Sourdough bread bowl for an additional $1.40. 6.79 Signature Sandwiches Napa Almond Chicken Salad Made with all-natural pepper-mustard chicken, diced celery, seedless grapes, almonds & our special dressing. Served with lettuce & tomato, on our Sesame Semolina bread. 6.99 Bacon Turkey Bravo® Smoked turkey breast, smoked bacon, smoked Gouda, leaf lettuce, tomatoes and our signature dressing, on our Tomato Basil bread. 7.39 Asiago Roast Beef Roast beef, smoked cheddar, lettuce, tomatoes, red onions and our creamy horseradish sauce, on our Asiago Cheese Demi. 7.49 Chicken Caesar All-natural, pepper-mustard chicken, Asiago, lettuce, tomatoes, red onions & our Caesar dressing, on our Three Cheese bread. 6.99 Italian Combo Roast beef, smoked turkey, ham, salami, Swiss cheese, pepperoncini, lettuce, tomatoes, red onions and our special sauce, on our Ciabatta 7.39 Panera Kids Panera Kids Mac & Cheese Made with shell pasta & tangy Vermont white cheddar cheese sauce. 4.99 Panera Kids Grilled Cheese Made with organic American cheese, on our White Whole Grain bread. Served with a squeezable Horizon® organic yogurt. 3.99 Panera Kids Peanut Butter & Jelly Peanut butter and grape jelly on our White Whole Grain bread. Served with a squeezable Horizon® organic yogurt. 3.99 Panera Kids Deli Sandwich Organic American cheese and your choice of roast beef, smoked ham or smoked turkey on our White Whole Grain bread. Served with a squeezable Horizon® organic yogurt. 3.99 Served daily until 10:30am. Cinnamon Crunch Bagel COMMENTS ABOUT THIS RESTAURANT CAN BE POSTED HERE. Menu and Prices are subject to change without notice Additional Menu Items are available. No Alcohol Service Extensive Coffee Selections Available This page was last updated 03/30/2012