Panera Bread 120 Highland Ave, Needham, MA02494 Panera Bread is located at the intersection of Highland Avenue and Second Avenue in the shopping plaza. This…More family-friendly bakery/cafe offers a wide assortment of foods, covering breakfast, lunch and dinner. This includes fresh baked bagels and breads, as well as wonderful soups and salads. This location is also business-friendly, offering free WI-FI and a special meeting area that can be closed off from the public. The company itself began in 1981 and has many other locations in the greater Boston area.