LOUISVILLE, KY. (WDRB Fox 41) -- Panera Bread will open its eighth bakery-cafe location at 1801 Rudy Lane on Monday.

Panera Bread emphasizes "flavorful, wholesome" food, including handcrafted bread, antibiotic-free chicken, and a menu that has zero grams added trans fat.  The new Brownsboro area facility features free wi-fi Internet access.

"Since 2003 when we started our expansion in the Kentuckiana market our desire to open at The Brownsboro Road/I-264 corridor has been at the top of the list," said Archie Karel, Joint Venture Partner, Panera Bread, in a news release. 

The new location also offers catering for breakfast, lunch, or snacks.

The Rudy Lane location will be open Sunday, 7 a.m. to 8 p.m., and Monday through Saturday 6 a.m. to 9 p.m.  You can contact Panera Bread at (502) 710-0297 or go online at http://www.panerabread.com