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164 Summers St, Charleston, WV 25301-2133
+1 304-343-3447
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07:00 - 14:30
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Akron, Ohio, United States
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14 reviews
6 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 5 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 week ago

I was seated and tended to very quickly despite the place gradually getting busier. The waiter was a pro and worked very fast to provide me with coffee and water. The chorizo omelette was very good with the potatoes coming out crispy and hot. I was offered a "to go" coffee on the way out. It was an excellent start... More 

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Thank Seispac
Cassi C, Guest Relations Manager at First Watch, responded to this review

Thanks so much! We're happy to hear you enjoyed your omelet and that you experienced quick service during your visit as well. We hope to see you again soon! More 

Elkview, West Virginia, United States
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10 reviews
6 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 weeks ago

This is a hidden gem in the capital city of Charleston. They have great food and a warm atmosphere. Great place to eat for all ages.

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Thank wvbeancounter
Cassi C, Guest Relations Manager at First Watch, responded to this review

Thanks so much! We're happy to hear that you love our food and warm atmosphere. We can't wait to see you again soon! More 

Greensboro, NC
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39 reviews
25 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 15 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

My family enjoyed our power brunch at First Watch. It has a wonderful selection of breakfast n lunch items for vegetarians with such zen-sounding dish names. I had the greek yogurt with chia n granola n fruits bowl. It was amazing. My daughter enjoyed the English muffin and tomato basil soup. My husband relished his chickichanga! I wish more chains... More 

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Thank Pujagoks
Cassi C, Guest Relations Manager at First Watch, responded to this review

Thanks for stopping by! We're happy to hear that you enjoyed our Chia Seed Pudding and that your husband loved his Chickchanga. We can't wait to see you and your family again soon! More 

Wellington, Florida
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176 reviews
130 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 26 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 November 2016

My first experience eating at First Watch, I understand its a chain. The experience was wonderful. I had the half sandwich and salad. The Monterey turkey and honey pecan salad hum hum good.

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Thank Sunshineldy
Cassi C, Guest Relations Manager at First Watch, responded to this review

Thanks for giving us a try! We're happy to hear that you experienced wonderful service and enjoyed your Two For You meal. We can't wait to see you again soon! More 

Salt Lake City, Utah
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153 reviews
120 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 57 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 November 2016

Good value, interesting menu, great service. A clean, well lighted place with friendly faces in a nice part of downtown Charleston.

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Thank abcpoet
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21 reviews
16 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 5 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 27 October 2016 via mobile

I was in Charleston for a training and grabbed lunch here. The waitress, Amanda, made a recommendation which I throughly enjoyed. The decor was bright and comfortable. I will return for lunch or breakfast.

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Thank Shawn C
Cassi C, Guest Relations Manager at First Watch, responded to this review

Thanks for giving us a try, Shawn! We're happy to hear that you experienced excellent service and enjoy your meal and the decor of our restaurant. We can't wait to see you again soon! More 

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3 reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 23 October 2016 via mobile

Consistent and never disappointed. Great breakfast and lunch. Doesn't feel like a chain restaurant. Casual dining

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Thank lillylewis
Cassi C, Guest Relations Manager at First Watch, responded to this review

Thanks for the great review! We're happy to hear that you always have a wonderful experience with us and enjoy our food. We hope to see you again very soon! More 

Buffalo, West Virginia
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28 reviews
14 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 9 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 10 October 2016 via mobile

First Watch has been a constant in my life since 2012 and I have never been disappointed. Visiting approximately 4 times a year, any dish I request and special instructions have always been met with enthusiasm and eagerness. If I was to complain about any aspect of my experience, it's the fact of a constant wait and crowd. On average,... More 

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Williamsburg, Virginia
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195 reviews
96 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 129 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 October 2016

A bustling lunchtime scene. Busy, busy. We were seated quickly and our orders taken, Drinks came out quickly. Lunch took a bit longer - but the place was full and the wait staff really hopping. Our waitress was quick and pleasant. There was very good selection of lunch time items. My wife had one of the half-sandwich and soup selections;... More 

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Nelson, New Zealand
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5 reviews
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 September 2016

My son and I enjoyed a traditionally satisfying US-style breakfast at First Watch. Highly recommended. We each had the beef hash and it was delicious.

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Thank GaryLePetit
Cassi C, Guest Relations Manager at First Watch, responded to this review

Thanks so much, Gary! We're happy to hear that you and your son enjoyed your skillets and that everything was delicious. We can't wait to see you both again soon! More 

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
    Service
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
  • Value
    4 of 5 bubbles
    Atmosphere
    4 of 5 bubbles
Average prices
US$10
Cuisine
American, Cafe, Healthy, Gluten Free Options
Meals
Brunch, Breakfast, Lunch
Restaurant features
Takeout, Seating, Waitstaff, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible
Good for
Kids, Child-friendly, Cheap Eats
Open Hours
Sunday
07:00 - 14:30
Monday
07:00 - 14:30
Tuesday
07:00 - 14:30
Wednesday
07:00 - 14:30
Thursday
07:00 - 14:30
Friday
07:00 - 14:30
Saturday
07:00 - 14:30
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 164 Summers St, Charleston, WV 25301-2133
  • Location: United States  >  West Virginia (WV)  >  Charleston
  • Phone Number: +1 304-343-3447
Description
First Watch specializes in delicious creations freshly-prepared to order. Their fresh, award-winning Breakfast, Brunch and Lunch dishes are made using only the best ingredients without the use of heat lamps or deep fryers. The best part is their creative menu features traditional favorites like omelets, pancakes, salads and sandwiches.

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  • Do you have gluten-free options?
  • Is there a dress code?
  • Do you allow dogs on the outdoor patio?