Panera Bread Company

  • Blogs

    November 5, 2012

    Miami's Ten Best Bagel Joints: From Mo's to Outrageous to Express

    ​Want access to our Best Of picks from your smartphone? Download our free Best Of app for the iPhone or Android phone from the App Store or Google Play. Don't forget to check out the full Best of Miami® 2012 online at Bagels are a contentious subject -- particularly in a ... More >>

  • Blogs

    June 22, 2012

    109 Seconds To Select Your Ecstasy: 5 Ideas To Improve Menus

    It is said that the average diner peruses a menu for a mere 109 seconds. Before we get on to improving menus, I'd suggest diners improve their chances of getting a good meal by spending more time than that. But it is what it is, at least according to a feature story called Menu as Marketing Tool in ... More >>

  • Blogs

    February 16, 2012

    Panera Bread vs. Einstein Bagels: Bagel Cafe Smackdown

    ​There's a good old-fashioned bagel/cafe war shaping up on South Beach these days. In this corner of Alton Road (the one on 15th Street): Einstein Bros Bagels, serving locals at this locale since the 20th Century. And in the opposite corner (the one on 14th Street) is Panera Bread, with its first ... More >>

  • Blogs

    May 27, 2011

    Sergio's, Shing Wang, Garcia's: Ten Great Miami Sandwiches, Part Two

    Lee KleinShing Wang Banh Mi​Bread has been paired with meat and plants since roughly the end of the Stone Age. It is said that the ancient Jewish sage Hillel the Elder relished eating a Passover sandwich of Pashcal lamb and bitter herb between two pieces of matzoh. He lived to be 120 (which says s ... More >>

  • Blogs

    August 30, 2010

    Restaurant Wish List: Coral Gables

    In and around Miracle Mile, there is no shortage of solid restaurants, ranging from an Irish pub (John Martin's) to steak houses (take your pick here, here, and here) to Italian (upscale or family-style) to casual (and packed). Just about every mood, preference, and price can be ... More >>

  • News

    August 2, 2007

    Bad Apple

    Miami-Dade schools superintendent Rudy Crew has made many mistakes. Maybe too many.