14 Panera Bread Copycat Recipes to Satisfy Your Cravings at Home
If your Panera Bread addiction is getting a little out of control, these copycat recipes will be your new best friends. From the best sweets in the bakery case to the fresh salads and, of course, the mac and cheese (is there anything more addictive?), these make-at-home recipes will save you a trip to the restaurant. Keep reading to discover copycat recipes for some of your favorite Panera menu items, then take a look at even more of the best restaurant copycat recipes.
Broccoli Cheddar Soup
No trip to Panera Bread is complete without the iconic broccoli cheddar soup, which is hands down one of the richest, cheesiest, most satisfying soups you'll ever have.
Get the recipe: Panera Bread's broccoli cheddar soup
Turkey Bravo Sandwich
Roasted turkey, gouda cheese, and bacon join forces for an epic sandwich, and what ties it all together is the irresistible spicy mayonnaise.
Get the recipe: Panera Bread's turkey bravo sandwich
Mac and Cheese
"Crack" might not be the best word to describe Panera Bread's macaroni and cheese, but it's pretty close. The white-cheddar mac is unlike any other, and this recipe allows you to satisfy your craving for it without even leaving your home.
Get the recipe: mac and cheese
Fuji Apple Chicken Salad
Crisp apples, fresh chicken, crunchy pecans, and savory gorgonzola come together for a quick and easy salad that will actually have you coming back for more bites.
Get the recipe: Panera Bread's Fuji apple chicken salad
Cinnamon Crunch Bagel
It's almost impossible to choose just one of the bagels from Panera Bread's bakery case, but we're partial to the just-sweet-enough Cinnamon Crunch Bagel.
Get the recipe: cinnamon crunch bagel
Asiago Cheese Bread
Inspired by Panera Bread's insanely addictive Asiago Cheese Focaccia, this homemade bread comes together with just a few ingredients like bread flour, olive oil, dried rosemary, and plenty of asiago cheese.
Get the recipe: asiago cheese bread
Chicken Frontega Panini
Panera is known for its flavorful paninis, and this copycat cheesy chicken sandwich is sure to becomes one of your favorite homemade lunches.
Get the recipe: Panera's chicken frontega panini
Creamy Tomato Basil Soup
If you're more of a tomato soup fan than a broccoli-cheddar one, you're sure to love some of Panera's other top-notch soups, like this creamy tomato basil soup with roasted garlic and asiago cheese.
Get the recipe: Panera Bread's creamy tomato basil soup
BBQ Chicken Salad
This bright salad is loaded with tomatoes, black beans, corn, tortilla strips, and cilantro, and it's finished off with a BBQ-ranch hybrid dressing.
Get the recipe: Panera's BBQ chicken salad
The secret ingredient in Panera Bread's ultrarich and moist orange scones is Greek yogurt.
Get the recipe: orange scones
Turkey Apple Cheddar Sandwich
Cheddar cheese and apples pair surprisingly well together, and you'll fall in love with the combination in this turkey sandwich.
Get the recipe: Panera's turkey apple cheddar sandwich
Strawberry Poppy Seed Salad
This strawberry poppy seed salad, which has strawberries, blueberries, mandarin oranges, and pecans, is the perfect refreshing and filling salad for Summer.
Get the recipe: strawberry poppy seed salad
Broccoli Cheddar Chicken and Dumplings Soup
Inspired by Panera's classic broccoli cheddar soup, this recipe takes it to the next level and combines it with chicken and dumplings.
Get the recipe: broccoli cheddar chicken and dumplings soup
Hummus Chicken Power Salad
For a protein-packed lunch that will get you through the day, try this Panera-inspired hummus chicken power salad.
Get the recipe: hummus chicken power salad