Panera Bread at 3421 N. Eagle Road in Meridian. The chain also has a location at 16839 N. Marketplace Blvd. in Nampa and 8401 W. Franklin Road in Boise.
Panera Bread at 3421 N. Eagle Road in Meridian. The chain also has a location at 16839 N. Marketplace Blvd. in Nampa and 8401 W. Franklin Road in Boise. Darin Oswald/Statesman file
Panera Bread at 3421 N. Eagle Road in Meridian. The chain also has a location at 16839 N. Marketplace Blvd. in Nampa and 8401 W. Franklin Road in Boise. Darin Oswald/Statesman file
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Panera Bread (or another restaurant) is coming to Downtown Boise

May 02, 2017 04:44 PM

UPDATED May 03, 2017 01:03 PM

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