Panera Bread
3.0 of 5 929 reviews
www.panerabread.com Saint Louis, MO 5000+ Employees

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The manager team is very unfair and snobbish.

Sandwich Maker (Current Employee)
Denver, CO

I have been working at Panera Bread part-time for more than 5 years

ProsYou get to meet some very nice people and maybe even hear a story from a customer.

ConsFavoritism was the it is and many good employees quit because of it.

Advice to Senior ManagementListen to your employees, they might know more than you think.

No, I would not recommend this company to a friend

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Overall dissatisfied. OK if you are in high school looking for part-timer

Associate (Former Employee)
Carbondale, IL

I worked at Panera Bread part-time for more than 3 years


Pros: - OK working environment - nice employees for the most part Cons: - Pay: Raises and promotion seems based on who sucks up to managers the most and not based on how… Advice to Senior Management: Get a new job No, I would not recommend this company to a friend More

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Not worth it

Hourly Associate (Former Employee)

I worked at Panera Bread part-time


Pros: Food discount, free pastries, friendly regulars, varied work, good training Cons: Rude customers, physical labor, lots of cleaning, burning hazards, demanding… Advice to Senior Management: Be consistent with other managers, actually pay attention to worker… No, I would not recommend this company to a friend More

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