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First Watch

61 W Thomas Rd, Phoenix, AZ 85013-4403
+1 602-265-2092
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Overview
  • Excellent57%
  • Very good32%
  • Average7%
  • Poor3%
  • Terrible1%
Travellers talk about
“brunch” (6 reviews)
“avocado toast” (4 reviews)
Closes in 22 min
7:00 AM - 2:30 PMAll hours
CUISINES
American, Healthy, Vegetarian Friendly, Gluten Free Options, Vegan Options
PRICE
$$ - $$$
RATINGS
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Food
Value
Atmosphere
LOCATION
61 W Thomas Rd, Phoenix, AZ 85013-4403
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Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

I have always been a fan of First Watch- the visit to its Phoenix location was the second one I’ve been to and I can confidently say that the service and good food is universal. The rustic decor isn’t a bad touch at all either....More

Thank Tiera N
Reviewed 5 November 2017

While a friend was having surgery at hospital, 7of us walked across the street for breakfast. I had oatmeal with berries and nuts on it and a blueberry muffin. Oatmeal was a good size and most excellent. Blueberry muffin was light and fluffy. Do not...More

Thank ed o
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Reviewed 21 October 2017 via mobile

This place is excellent! Gracie, our server, was excellent, most hospitable, and superbly efficient! Highly recommended:)

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Reviewed 12 October 2017 via mobile

It is always a delight to eat breakfast at First Watch. The healthy choices are in and fun to try! There is a ginger-carrot spice drink that is healthy and absolutely delicious! Everything for breakfast and lunch as never discounted me. The prices are moderate...More

Thank Karen110551
Reviewed 21 September 2017 via mobile

Sadly this place didn't do to well. My pancake was only just warm and a very tiny amount of whipped cream. I could say on the mean side. My husbands avocado on toast was so cold...straight from the fridge and not allowed to get to...More

Thank 740Elly48
Cassi C, Guest Relations Manager at First Watch, responded to this reviewResponded 22 September 2017

Thank you for your recent visit and for this feedback. We're very sorry that you were disappointed in your meal during your visit with us. We take our service and food very seriously and it is upsetting to know this is how your visit went....More

Reviewed 8 September 2017 via mobile

The test of a breakfast place is how they cook over medium eggs. In my experience, three out of five places get it wrong and undercook them. Unfortunately, this place also got it wrong. They cooked over medium eggs like over easy eggs. Cooks take...More

Thank Davefromwis
Cassi C, Guest Relations Manager at First Watch, responded to this reviewResponded 10 September 2017

Thank you for your recent visit and for this feedback. We're happy to hear that you love our coffee but are sorry that your eggs were cooked incorrectly. We take our food and service very seriously so it is upsetting to hear that this happened...More

Reviewed 4 September 2017

Service prompt and efficient - very clean. Staff welcoming and friendly. Food portions not as generous as many places in Phoenix and the quality was a little lacking on my visit. My eggs 'over easy' were hard and the biscuit was rather dry. Saying that,...More

Thank francis s
Cassi C, Guest Relations Manager at First Watch, responded to this reviewResponded 5 September 2017

Thanks for the great review, Francis! We're happy to hear that you experienced prompt service and enjoyed your meal with us. We can't wait to see you again soon!

Reviewed 1 September 2017

Yes, it is a chain and I usually am very critical of chains (boring and bland). However, we didn't know it was a chain until we arrived; our hotel recommended First Watch so we thought we would give it a try. First Watch is very...More

Thank jeanb1876
Reviewed 16 August 2017

Yes, it is a chain restaurant but it is consistently great! This location is very special! My son was in town from Dallas so we picked him up from the airport and headed over! Fresh and unique dishes! The Millionaire Bacon is fit for a...More

Thank John F
Cassi C, Guest Relations Manager at First Watch, responded to this reviewResponded 17 August 2017

Thanks for the awesome review, John! We're happy to hear that you enjoyed your meal with us and that you love our Millionaire's Bacon. We can't wait to see you again soon!

Reviewed 9 August 2017 via mobile

I had a custom omelette here several times. It is one of the best omelettes around. The service is amazing and very accommodating. There's a lot on the menu that I want to try but I normally come here in the mornings so I have...More

Thank tjdennis444
Cassi C, Guest Relations Manager at First Watch, responded to this reviewResponded 10 August 2017

Thanks so much! We're happy to hear that you love our omelets and always experience excellent service with us. We can't wait to see you again soon!

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kristi L
4 February 2015|
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Response from brighton4me | Reviewed this property |
Just checked. They serve breakfast all day.
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    Service
  • Value
    Atmosphere
Average prices
US$2 - US$10
Meals
Breakfast, Lunch, Brunch
Restaurant features
Takeout, Seating, Waitstaff, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Parking Available
Good for
Groups, Kids, Child-friendly
Open Hours
Sunday
7:00 AM - 2:30 PM
Monday
7:00 AM - 2:30 PM
Tuesday
7:00 AM - 2:30 PM
Wednesday
7:00 AM - 2:30 PM
Thursday
7:00 AM - 2:30 PM
Friday
7:00 AM - 2:30 PM
Saturday
7:00 AM - 2:30 PM
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 61 W Thomas Rd, Phoenix, AZ 85013-4403
  • Location: United States  >  Arizona (AZ)  >  Central Arizona  >  Phoenix>  > Encanto
  • Neighbourhood: Encanto
  • Phone Number: +1 602-265-2092
  • E-mail
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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