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First Watch

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164 Summers St., Charleston, WV 25301
+1 304-343-3447
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State College, Pennsylvania
1 review
2 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 3 August 2016

The food was okay. My spouse's waffle was not crisp. I think they heated it in a microwave. It was soggy.

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Thank Peterst64
Eleni K, Guest Relations Manager at First Watch, responded to this review

Thank you for your recent visit and for this feedback. We are very sorry that your spouses Waffle was not crispy on your visit with us. We take our service and food very seriously and it is upsetting to know this is how your visit went. Thank you for taking the time to share your concerns - we will address... More 

Spring Hill, WV
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112 reviews
82 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 29 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 3 August 2016

The pancakes are great and I love their oats with cranberries nuts brown sugar and cream also their salads are to die for and they always have great daily specials

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Thank Judith R
Eleni K, Guest Relations Manager at First Watch, responded to this review

Thanks Judith, we love you too! We're happy to hear you love our pancakes and steel- cut oatmeal as well. We hope to see you again soon! More 

Nitro, West Virginia
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4 reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 28 July 2016

You cannot go wrong with anything on the menu - great place for breakfast, brunch or lunch. They have gone up with their prices a little bit, but it is still a good deal for your money.

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Thank Tanja S
Eleni K, Guest Relations Manager at First Watch, responded to this review

Thanks so much, Tanja! We hope to see you again soon! More 

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60 reviews
45 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 3 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 27 July 2016 via mobile

We love their coffee in the mornings and is a convenient location around the corner from our office. Breakfast is a fair price and is usually good. Service is average

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Thank Robin T
Eleni K, Guest Relations Manager at First Watch, responded to this review

Thank you, Robin!! We're so glad you love our fresh coffee so much, and we hope to see you again soon. More 

Hendersonville, NC
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46 reviews
25 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 24 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 17 July 2016

Planning to go back before we leave Charleston. Great service, value, cleanliness etc. Bonus: Maks and Peta (dancing w stars) were hanging there!

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Thank touristy93
Eleni K, Guest Relations Manager at First Watch, responded to this review

Thanks so much!! We hope to see you again soon! More 

Wilmington, North Carolina
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17 reviews
14 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 4 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 12 July 2016 via mobile

Breakfast at First Watch was a great way to begin the day. I had the fruit crepes, which were divine. We were there for a few hours catching up with a friend we hadn't seen in a while. We never felt rushed or hurried to give up the table. Everything looked fresh and delicious. Good service!

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Thank Teresa S
Eleni K, Guest Relations Manager at First Watch, responded to this review

Thanks for the awesome review, Teresa! We're glad to hear that you loved your Fruit Crepes and that you experienced great service during your visit as well. We can't wait to see you again soon! More 

New Jersey
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19 reviews
7 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 19 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 6 July 2016

Sooooo happy to have found this gem. Had breakfast/brunch here 3 times in one week. Thrilled that they offered so many healthy options. Green smoothie, delicious. Avocado toast, so yummy. Service was as expected...slow, but attentive. Wish they had been open for dinner, I would have been there!

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Thank WestEssexMom
Eleni K, Guest Relations Manager at First Watch, responded to this review

Thanks a bunch!! We're thrilled that you enjoyed three awesome breakfasts at First Watch in one week. We hope to see you again soon! More 

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7 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 2 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 6 July 2016

If you're looking for a good lunch or breakfast spot, First Watch is an excellent choice. It's centrally located and a quick walk from the mall. If you don't want to wait, be sure to call ahead because they are always packed, although they move tables quickly. You will always get excellent service, fresh food, and delicious coffee. I recommend... More 

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Thank wvbatt
Eleni K, Guest Relations Manager at First Watch, responded to this review

Thanks so much for coming in! We're glad you enjoy our fluffy waffles and tasty coffee, and we hope to see you soon. More 

Middletown, Rhode Island
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74 reviews
48 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 18 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 4 July 2016

Overslept and missed the free hotel breakfast, thankfully my daughter's smart phone found a First Watch. I've ate before at two different ones in Florida and didn't expect to find one in Charleston, West virginia. It was busy but we got a table quickly ordered our breakfast and was served promptly. Breakfast was great, yes you can ruin Oatmeal but... More 

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Thank jmedei48752016
Eleni K, Guest Relations Manager at First Watch, responded to this review

We're so glad you enjoyed a tasty breakfast after accidentally sleeping a bit too late for the hotel's breakfast. Thanks for taking the time to write this review. We hope to see you and your daughter again soon! More 

Charleston, West Virginia
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12 reviews
6 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 2 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 3 July 2016 via mobile

This was my first experience with first watch and brunch. That may seem odd, as a local I was unaware this restaurant existed until late my fiance suggested we try it. The food is excellent and fairly priced. The seating is a little crowded for big and tall folk. All and all I would definitely recommend this restaurant for brunch... More 

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1 Thank whitlow85
Eleni K, Guest Relations Manager at First Watch, responded to this review

Thanks so much. We appreciate you and your fiance giving us a try! Thank you for your feedback, and we hope to see you 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
Child-friendly, Cheap Eats, Kids
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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  • Do you allow dogs on the outdoor patio?