The hours of operation vary depending upon the Panera Bread location but typically range from 7 a.m. to 9 pm. Some of the franchise locations open as early as 6 a.m. and close as late as 10 p.m. Most Panera Bread locations are open seven days a week.
Some Panera Bread locations offer access to drive-thru ordering for customers. Those hours may differ from those set for the dining area of each restaurant. Hours of operation may change during holidays or at the discretion of management. Panera Bread's official website offers a searchable database that lists the contact information and operations schedule for each of its locations.