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First Watch

8001 Forsyth Blvd, Clayton, Saint Louis, MO 63105-1706
+1 314-863-7330
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Overview
  • Excellent54%
  • Very good35%
  • Average5%
  • Poor5%
  • Terrible1%
Travellers talk about
“brunch” (13 reviews)
“pancakes” (12 reviews)
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CUISINES
American, Cafe, Healthy, Vegetarian Friendly, Vegan Options, Gluten Free Options
PRICE
$$ - $$$
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Service
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LOCATION
8001 Forsyth Blvd, Clayton, Saint Louis, MO 63105-1706
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1 - 10 of 79 reviews

Reviewed March 12, 2018 via mobile

The servers are always amazing! The potatoes are excellent with the traditional breakfast as well! We love the atmosphere and the flavored creamers that always come with their coffee!! Try them out if you haven't been yet!

Thank Aonya J
Reviewed January 21, 2018

This restaurant is top notch. It isn't a Five Star expensive restaurant, but the food is AWESOME. The restaurant I believe has an App to check-in for a table before you arrive. I recommend using it, unless you are okay sitting at community tables. We...More

Thank Kevin W
Reviewed November 20, 2017 via mobile

We always try to stop at a First Watch while out of town if we can find one. This particular one was the best yet. Our waitress was top notch. She was so friendly and offered great suggestions for drinks and breakfast. The food was...More

Thank Fooddiva72
Reviewed October 2, 2017

Very good menu, service is good and it is family friendly. Took our 2 year old grandson and he fit right in. Really enjoyed the pancakes.

Thank Maclin_63112
Reviewed September 26, 2017

Great place for lunch in Clayton. Usually fast. Always courteous staff and good food. Love the outside tables

Thank Denise S
Cassi C, Guest Relations Manager at First Watch, responded to this reviewResponded September 27, 2017

Thanks for the great review, Denise! We're happy to hear that you enjoyed your meal and experienced excellent service as well. We hope to see you again soon!

Reviewed August 8, 2017 via mobile

Stopped in at First Watch for lunch. Very busy with a steady flow. Good selection of breakfast and lunch options, salad bowls and sandwiches. Service was friendly end attentive. Quinoa bowl salads were great as was the ham & gruyere melt. Outdoor seating available.

Thank sirius7
Cassi C, Guest Relations Manager at First Watch, responded to this reviewResponded August 9, 2017

Thanks so much! We're happy to hear that you enjoy the variety our menu has to offer and that you had a wonderful experience as well. We can't wait to see you again soon!

Reviewed July 26, 2017

First Watch is a great place for breakfast or lunch. This location is often busy, but the new app allows you to go online ahead to get a spot. During this visit, my friend and I just sat at shared tables. It was still easy...More

Thank Tami H
Cassi C, Guest Relations Manager at First Watch, responded to this reviewResponded July 27, 2017

Thanks so much, Tami! We're happy to hear that you enjoyed your meal with us and that you found our new app useful. We can't wait to see you again soon!

Reviewed July 23, 2017 via mobile

This place has always been crowded but management needs to do better here. Many empty tables while people are waiting. Food is very average. It used to have distinctive flavors, now it's very generic.More

Thank A L
Cassi C, Guest Relations Manager at First Watch, responded to this reviewResponded July 24, 2017

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

Reviewed July 23, 2017 via mobile

Food is decent but service is extremely poor. We waited 45 minutes even though there were numerous tables available. Management of this location is horrible. It makes me want to stay away from First Watch in the future. Sad because other locations are nice.More

Thank MothLarva
Cassi C, Guest Relations Manager at First Watch, responded to this reviewResponded July 24, 2017

Thank you for your recent visit and for this feedback. We're very sorry that you're not impressed with your meal and experienced poor service as well. We take our service and food very seriously and it is upsetting to know this is how your visit...More

Reviewed June 30, 2017 via mobile

We love this First Watch most of all because of the outdoor seating in a beautiful area. The food is just as incredible as all the other First Watch breakfast, brunch and lunch spot. The kids definitely enjoyed the giant pancakes. My wife's favorite drink...More

Thank Adam B
Cassi C, Guest Relations Manager at First Watch, responded to this reviewResponded July 5, 2017

Thanks so much, Adam! We're happy to hear that you love our restaurant and that your family enjoys it as well. We hope to see you all again soon!

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    Service
  • Value
    Atmosphere
Average prices
US$10
Meals
Breakfast, Lunch, Brunch
Restaurant features
Takeout, Seating, Waitstaff, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible
Good for
Kids, Child-friendly
Open Hours
Sunday
7:00 a.m. - 2:30 p.m.
Monday
7:00 a.m. - 2:30 p.m.
Tuesday
7:00 a.m. - 2:30 p.m.
Wednesday
7:00 a.m. - 2:30 p.m.
Thursday
7:00 a.m. - 2:30 p.m.
Friday
7:00 a.m. - 2:30 p.m.
Saturday
7:00 a.m. - 2:30 p.m.
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 8001 Forsyth Blvd, Clayton, Saint Louis, MO 63105-1706
  • Location: United States  >  Missouri (MO)  >  Saint Louis  >  Clayton
  • Phone Number: +1 314-863-7330
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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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