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First Watch

409 Armour Rd, North Kansas City, MO 64116
+1 816-842-7300
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  • Excellent61%
  • Very good31%
  • Average7%
  • Poor1%
  • Terrible0%
Travellers talk about
“brunch” (7 reviews)
“pancakes” (8 reviews)
“potatoes” (5 reviews)
Open Now
7:00 a.m. - 2:30 p.m.All hours
American, Healthy, Vegetarian Friendly, Vegan Options, Gluten Free Options
$$ - $$$
409 Armour Rd, North Kansas City, MO 64116
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Reviewed 5 days ago

We were looking for a breakfast place on our way to Ikea. I saw this place coming ahead and decided to stop. We got right in and saw lots of great things coming past where we were sitting. I ordered French toast with the hot...More

Thank Francie C
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

Visited FIrst Watch today and just had to have the Traditional Breakfast for lunch. I really like the scrambled eggs, bacon, seasoned potatoes, and artisan toast. ITs really tasty. We also had the Veggie burger. Service is great even when they’re busy. Use the No...More

Thank Joe R
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

I was blown away by how good the food was. I really expected it to be "tone-y", overhyped, over priced, etc. But it was so very, very good. I'm excited to go back.

Thank robynsjh
Reviewed 21 December 2017

Went for an early breakfast - avoided waiting to be seated. Good atmosphere, not noisy. Our server was on top of everything very attentive and new the menu which is always a plus. Never had to ask for more coffee, water or juice. Had the...More

Thank simplysweet7112016
Reviewed 20 November 2017

We stopped at First Watch for a late Sunday breakfast. There was a 35 minute wait but it was well worth it. Had the pancake with cinnamon chips and boy it was good.

Thank Alva N
Reviewed 11 November 2017 via mobile

We went here early Friday morning November 10 after just flying in from Chicago. I checked it out here on TripAdvisor and we were not disappointed. GREAT food and service. The young lady who was our server was helpful in every way. Next we get...More

Thank scottlovespets
Reviewed 26 October 2017

Had breakfast here before going to a Chief's game. We timed it right and got in before the Sunday rush. Ordered something different this time - salmon and veggie frittata. It was good. The salmon was delish. Best of all, I wasn't hungry until after...More

Thank Jessica F
Reviewed 25 October 2017 via mobile

The menu is really diverse and seasonal specials are awesome. Fresh, fresh, fresh. The service was excellent and food arrived very quickly. Our table requested some special orders and all arrived perfectly. Definitely stop.

Thank DrSandyD
Reviewed 9 October 2017

Enjoyed a good brunch at this restaurant on a recent trip. It is a busy place during peak hours and you may have to wait a while. They took our info and texted us when our table was ready. Breakfast was somewhat slow in being...More

Thank CountryTravelerUSA
Reviewed 9 October 2017 via mobile

Haven’t been in ages. Glad to be reintroduced into their breakfast. Had a breakfast sandwich which was very good. The potato’s were better than I remembered.

Thank naidapv
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Mary Beth T
30 December 2017|
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Response from williammB5345LJ | Reviewed this property |
We just had lunch there on Wednesday and had a short 5 minute wait to be seated. I had a half roast beef sandwich on grilled parmesan bread with horse radish and an amazing kale salad for about $8. Great! Usually our... More
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
Breakfast, Lunch, Brunch
Restaurant features
Takeout, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible
Good for
Groups, Kids, Child-friendly
Open Hours
7:00 a.m. - 2:30 p.m.
7:00 a.m. - 2:30 p.m.
7:00 a.m. - 2:30 p.m.
7:00 a.m. - 2:30 p.m.
7:00 a.m. - 2:30 p.m.
7:00 a.m. - 2:30 p.m.
7:00 a.m. - 2:30 p.m.
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 409 Armour Rd, North Kansas City, MO 64116
  • Location: United States  >  Missouri (MO)  >  North Kansas City
  • Phone Number: +1 816-842-7300
  • E-mail
Voted North Kansas City's Best Breakfast, Brunch & Lunch, First Watch specializes in delicious creations freshly-prepared to order. First Watch begins each morning at the crack of dawn, slicing fresh fruits and vegetables, baking muffins and making French toast batter from scratch. 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, as well as signature items like the Chickichanga and classic BLTE sandwich. Their "2 for You" lunch offers half portions of their most popular soups, salads and sandwiches and you can get in and out fast. Their menu's "Healthier Side" features a variety of delicious Breakfast, Brunch and Lunch options for the more health-conscious, including egg white omelets, fresh fruit crepes and their signature Power Wrap. Free WiFi & newspapers are provided.
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