HORRY COUNTY, SC (WMBF) – The first Panera Bread location with a drive-thru will open Tuesday off Highway 544, near Surfside Beach. The company is celebrating the opening with several special offers and giveaways.
The new location will open at 6 a.m. Tuesday at 1370 South Commons Drive, off Highway 544 and across from Target.
The first 500 customers through the drive-thru on opening day will receive a free Panera Bread car coaster. The first 500 customers starting at 10 a.m. will receive a free coffee travel mug, along with two weeks of free coffee refills.
On Tuesday and Wednesday, customers will receive a $5 gift card with the purchase of a "You-Pick-Two" t use on future visits. Note that these cards will only be honored at the new location.
"We are thrilled to open our first Panera Bread in Myrtle Beach," said Sam Covelli, Owner/Operator of Covelli Enterprises. "We look forward to providing great food and friendly service, and most importantly, to giving back to and becoming a part of this special beach community."