A TikTok consumer claiming to be a Panera worker lately revealed an exhaustive listing of supposedly soon-to-be discontinued menu gadgets. The information traveled quick about some buyer favorites that allegedly are being pulled from the menu.
The social media publish made claims that in only a few weeks the restaurant would drop over half of its menu gadgets, together with its two vegan soups the Bistro French Onion and the 10-Vegetable Soup reported Mashed together with the Steak and White Cheddar Sandwich and the Napa Almond Rooster Salad Sandwich.
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Different menu gadgets which are reportedly on the chopping block are: the flatbread pizzas, the blueberry bagel, sesame bagel, chocolate chip bagel, chive and onion bagels, the grain bowls, the lemon drop cookies and chilly brews in accordance with Tasting Desk. Evidently Panera could also be kicking every thing to the curb together with the Kitchen Sink Cookie, in addition to many extra beloved menu gadgets.
Panera has not confirmed or denied the knowledge that was apparently divulged with out the corporate’s permission. The corporate did suggest that adjustments in menus might not have an effect on all eating places, however solely a choose variety of them, in accordance with Eat This, Not That!
“In service of regularly enhancing upon the visitor expertise, we’re at present testing a streamlined menu in a small quantity of Panera bakery-cafes, offering friends with a sooner and extra handy expertise whereas additionally simplifying operations for our associates,” Panera mentioned in an announcement.
“We all the time have various assessments operating throughout the nation to determine new methods to raised serve our friends, whether or not that is by menu innovation, simplification, or by means of new know-how.”
Panera followers took to social media to specific their true emotions concerning the attainable adjustments. “Panera is eliminating the Kitchen Sink Cookie. That is the worst factor to ever occur within the historical past of ever,” claimed one X (previously Twitter) consumer.
“Panera is discontinuing the French Onion soup. Due to this fact, I’ll by no means go to Panera once more,” one other X consumer wrote. Even somebody who claimed to be a former Panera supervisor chimed in stating that if the reviews are true, the adjustments “will go over terribly.”
Trimming down menus is one thing many eating places have completed to attempt to treatment staffing shortages and to proceed to ship value efficient and quick service.