Broccoli cheddar is one of the standard rotation of soups served at Panera Bread. Compared with Panera's low-fat options, broccoli cheddar soup contains more calories.
Panera's broccoli cheddar soup comes in two sizes. The standard 12-oz. portion contains 290 calories. Order a You Pick Two combination, however, and you'll get an 8-oz. cup of the soup containing 190 calories.
About half the calories in Panera's broccoli cheddar soup come from fat. In a 12-oz. portion there are 16 g of total fat, of which 9 g are saturated fat. The 8-oz. serving has 10 g of total fat, of which 6 g are saturated fat.
Ordering the broccoli cheddar soup in a sourdough bread bowl and consuming the whole bowl adds another 590 calories and 2.5 g of total fat to your meal, according to the Panera Bread website.