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First Watch

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164 Summers St., Charleston, WV 25301
+1 304-343-3447
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07:00 - 14:30
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Sun - Sat 07:00 - 14:30
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12 reviews
7 restaurant reviews
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 5 days ago NEW via mobile

Excellent food and service. We eat here every opportunity we get. We highly recommend for breakfast or lunch. Nice portions and fresh food.

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Thank 1-Mountaineer-1
Cassi C, Guest Relations Manager at First Watch, responded to this review

Thanks for the great review! We're happy to hear that you enjoyed your meal and that you experienced excellent service as well. We can't wait to see you again soon! More 

Sherwood, Wisconsin
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507 reviews
292 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 213 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 6 days ago NEW via mobile

We thought First Watch would be a fun breakfast stop. Fortunately we found a parking spot a couple blocks away. The restaurant is clearly meant for folks working in the area. That said, our breakfasts were excellent, as was the service. I had one of these salmon Benedicts, and one of my friends had a protein breakfast. Both excellent.

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Thank z0607
Cassi C, Guest Relations Manager at First Watch, responded to this review

Thanks for stopping by! We're happy to hear that you enjoyed your Smoked Salmon Benedict and that you experienced excellent service as well. We can't wait to see you and your friend again soon! More 

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4 reviews
3 restaurant reviews
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

First Watch offers a wide variety of menu items. They are prepared and presented with great care. The wait staff are friendly and helpful. You will have no trouble finding a drink and meal to enjoy.

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

Thanks for the awesome review, Diana! We're happy to hear you enjoy the wide variety our menu has to offer and that the staff was friendly during your visit with us. We can't wait to see you again soon! More 

Akron, Ohio, United States
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18 reviews
9 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 5 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 27 November 2016

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 24 November 2016

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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40 reviews
26 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 15 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 23 November 2016 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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183 reviews
134 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 28 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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161 reviews
127 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 60 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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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 

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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, Healthy
Meals
Brunch, Breakfast, Lunch
Restaurant features
Takeout, Seating, Waitstaff, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible
Good for
Cheap Eats, Kids, Child-friendly
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
  • 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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Typical questions asked:
  • Do you have gluten-free options?
  • Is there a dress code?
  • Do you allow dogs on the outdoor patio?