Get Free Coffee with Panera’s Coffee Subscription

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Find out what you get with Panera’s unlimited coffee subscription and how to get free coffee through the end of 2021 with a new subscriber exclusive. If you sign up through American Express, get free coffee for 6 months!

Cups of Panera coffee.

Panera Bread’s Coffee Subscription

Have a Panera Bread near you and you love their coffee?

Sign up for their unlimited coffee subscription to get free cups of coffee until the end of 2021! (If you’re an American Express cardholder, you can get free coffee for 6 months!)

The coffee subscription is complimentary until the end of the year, then you pay $8.99/month plus tax starting in January 2022. The monthly payment is automatically charged but you can cancel at any time.

Here’s what’s involved with the Panera coffee subscription:

  • Get 1 cup of drip hot coffee, iced coffee, or hot tea every 2 hours during regular hours.
  • Includes free refills of the same beverage.
  • Any size cup.
  • Does not include cold brew coffee, espresso drinks, and iced tea.

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How to Sign Up

Sign up online for the MyPanera + Coffee subscription plan.

You can sign up for the subscription on their site, and on their mobile app, and through QR code available at Panera locations.

American Express Card Holders Get 6 Months of Free Coffee

Sign up through American Express and Instead of getting free coffee until the end of 2021, get free coffee for 6 months!

This offer is good until January 31, 2022 and you need to be a new subscriber. Sign up here.

After the 6 months of free coffee, you will be charged $8.99 a month for the coffee subscription service.

Is The Coffee Subscription Worth It?

If you’re already a fan of drip coffee and you live or work near a Panera, it’s definitely worth it.

The subscription comes out to about 30¢ per cup per day with the plan costing $8.99 plus tax per month.

Each 16 ounce cup of coffee at Panera cpsts $2.49, so if you get more than 4 cups of Panera coffee a month, it’s worth it.

But, if you’re not near a Panera or don’t normally drink drip coffee but prefer lattes, which are espresso based, this subscription wouldn’t be worth it.

Coffee at Panera

I would say the coffee at Panera is decent. It’s not the best and it’s not the worst.

Panera serves their drip coffee in carafes and when I get their coffee after it has been freshly made, in a completely full carafe, the coffee tastes so much better than an almost empty carafe that has been sitting there for a couple of hours.

Coffee Subscription Drink Options

Hot Cafe Blend Light Roast Coffee
Caffeine in a 16 ounce cup (Regular): 307 mg
Calories in a 16 ounce cup (Regular): 20

A blend of Central and South American coffee beans, lightly roasted, with tasting notes of citrus, roasted nuts, and chocolate.

Hot 100% Colombian Dark Roast Coffee
Caffeine in a 16 ounce cup (Regular): 214 mg
Calories in a 16 ounce cup (Regular): 15

Freshly ground coffee beans from Colombia, dark roasted.

Iced 100% Colombian Dark Roast Coffee
Caffeine in a 20 ounce cup (Regular): 156 mg
Calories in a 20 ounce cup (Regular): 10

Bold and full-bodied dark roasted coffee.

Hot Decaf Coffee
Caffeine in a 16 ounce cup (Regular): 17 mg
Calories in a 16 ounce cup (Regular): 20

A blend of coffee beans from Colombia, it has sweet caramel and citrus notes.

Hot Hazelnut Coffee
Caffeine in a 16 ounce cup (Regular): 279 mg
Calories in a 16 ounce cup (Regular): 20

Smooth and buttery toasted hazelnut flavor.

Hot Tea
Caffeine in a 16 ounce cup (Regular): 0 mg – 91 mg depending on the tea
Calories in a 16 ounce cup (Regular):

A selection of tea bags from Republic of Tea including Honey Ginseng, British Breakfast, Ginger Peach, and Orange Ginger Mint.
Caffeine in a 16 ounce cup (Regular): 279 mg
Calories in a 16 ounce cup (Regular): 20

Milk Options (Included in the subscription)

  • Whole milk
  • Skim milk
  • Almond milk
  • Half & half

Sweeteners (Included in the subscription)

  • Sugar
  • Turbinado sugar (Sugar in the Raw)
  • Cane sugar syrup
  • Equal
  • Sucralose
  • Sweet’N Low

Flavored syrups aren’t included in the subscription.

Questions You May Have

How can I cancel my Panera coffee subscription?

If the coffee subscription isn’t working for you, cancel it on the app or use the cancellation link on the monthly payment email. You can also call Panera’s customer service (1-855-372-6372) to cancel.

Can I get a chai tea latte or a caramel latte with the subscription?

Nope. Only hot tea in the form of tea bags in hot water and drip coffees are included in the subscription.

Can I gift someone the coffee subscription?

Unfortunately, no. The subscriptions are tied to each person’s MyPanera account so it’s not possible to gift. You can only use your account for your own subscription.

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