Haven's been there for a while. We went to visit recently, they changed a lot. Besides the newly installed system that every store in this chain has, they bring the food to customers, which is fantastic. They used to have ok business but now they are busy even during week days.
I have not been to Panera for awhile, parking is still an issue during the Saturday lunch rush. One positive is they will now bring your food to your table rather than congregating by the back of the store. The food was what we usually order and served nice and hot.
Although the food is adequate, the prices are not inexpensive. Also, there are just too many choices. One can still be reading the choices when the service staff is waiting for a decision. The squash soup was so sweet that I thought I was having a bowl of dessert. The salads are large and fresh, but the soups can seem...