We noticed that you're using an unsupported browser. The TripAdvisor website may not display properly.We support the following browsers:
Windows: Internet Explorer, Mozilla Firefox, Google Chrome. Mac: Safari.

First Watch

11301 Montgomery Rd, Cincinnati, OH 45249-2340
+1 513-489-6849
Website
Share
Save
Map updates are paused. Zoom in to see updated info.
Reset zoom
Updating Map...
Overview
  • Excellent65%
  • Very good26%
  • Average6%
  • Poor0%
  • Terrible3%
Travellers talk about
“brunch” (10 reviews)
“avocado toast” (3 reviews)
Closed Now
Hours
CUISINES
American, Cafe, Healthy, Vegetarian Friendly, Gluten Free Options, Vegan Options
PRICE
$$ - $$$
RATINGS
Service
Food
Value
Atmosphere
LOCATION
11301 Montgomery Rd, Cincinnati, OH 45249-2340
All Details
Write a ReviewReviews (82)
Traveller rating
Traveller type
Time of year
Language

41 - 50 of 81 reviews

Reviewed January 30, 2016

We have had the opportunity to eat at several First Watch restaurants. Love them. Unique menus with a variety of different offerings that are fresh and flavorful. They must do an excellent job training there staff as they are always friendly and enthusiastic. Keep it...More

Thank rivrman
Eleni K, Guest Relations Manager at First Watch, responded to this reviewResponded February 3, 2016

Thanks so much for your visits to our different locations!! We're so glad you enjoy our unique menu items and friendly team, and we hope to see you again soon!

Reviewed January 13, 2016

It's been awhile since we've been to First Watch for breakfast, so the slimmed down menu along with higher prices was unexpected. We can't complain about the quality of either the food or the service, but there are other restaurant options that are just as...More

Thank Jim1208
Eleni K, Guest Relations Manager at First Watch, responded to this reviewResponded January 29, 2016

Thanks so much for your visits. We're sorry to hear that you weren't blown away on your recent visit, and we've shared your review with our management team. We hope to see you again soon!

Reviewed December 24, 2015 via mobile

My first meal out on this trip to the US was breakfast at this excellent restaurant. A wide range of options was available ranging from traditional dishes to healthy options. We only had to wait five minutes for a table, so no hassle there. The...More

Thank Ken R
Eleni K, Guest Relations Manager at First Watch, responded to this reviewResponded January 29, 2016

Thank you so much for choosing First Watch for your first US meal! We're glad you enjoyed such a tasty brunch and friendly service, all topped off with a freshly squeezed juice! We hope to see you again soon.

Reviewed December 15, 2015 via mobile

I dine at this location a couple of times a week and have NEVER been disappointed. Great food including healthy choices! Superb coffee and outstanding service! The key in reducing wait time is using the No Wait app.

Thank Ken L
Eleni K, Guest Relations Manager at First Watch, responded to this reviewResponded January 29, 2016

Thank you, Ken!! We appreciate all your visits more than you know, and we appreciate you sharing the great tip about the NoWait app. See you soon!

Reviewed December 13, 2015

Tip - Call ahead to get your name on the list, there's usually a wait. Large selection of breakfast and lunch items. We had eggs benedict, soup and sandwich, and waffles. Everything was prepared exactly as you would expect for each item with good quality...More

Thank Angel S
Eleni K, Guest Relations Manager at First Watch, responded to this reviewResponded January 29, 2016

Thank you for the review and the great tip. If you download our NoWait app, you'll be able to check our wait times and add your name to the list before you arrive. We're so glad you enjoyed the Eggs Benedict, Waffles and a tasty...More

Reviewed November 28, 2015 via mobile

Extensive menu of healthy options that hit the spot and all reasonably priced. Friendly staff. We immediately decided to return the next day to try another mouth-watering option as there were too many delicious options to choose from. It will be a certain stop on...More

Thank Karen B
Eleni K, Guest Relations Manager at First Watch, responded to this reviewResponded December 10, 2015

Thank you, Karen! We really appreciate you coming in two days in a row, and we look forward to seeing you again next time you're in town!

Reviewed October 23, 2015 via mobile

I was very impressed with the speed of service the variety of breakfast selection and the quality of the food there. I had the oat meal which tasted very fresh and only cost 8 dollars along with a fresh orange juice for 2 dollars. A...More

Thank Saif H
Eleni K, Guest Relations Manager at First Watch, responded to this reviewResponded November 13, 2015

Thank you, Saif! We're glad you were so impressed by our speed of service and that tasty menu variety. We hope to see you again soon!

Reviewed October 16, 2015 via mobile

My wife and I took our young granddaughter to First Watch in Montgomery after a play day. Service was fast considering how busy they were. LOVE their whole grain pancakes. We all had them and enjoyed

Thank Rick C
Eleni K, Guest Relations Manager at First Watch, responded to this reviewResponded November 6, 2015

Thanks so much for coming in for brunch with your wife and granddaughter! We're glad you love our fluffy pancakes so much, and we hope to see you again soon.

Reviewed September 21, 2015 via mobile

My wife and I have eaten at Harpers Point First Watch almost every Sunday morning for about 4 years. It's not always perfect. But, on their worst day, they are still better than most breakfast places. Usually, the food and service are simply awesome. Sometimes,...More

Thank Jeff G
Eleni K, Guest Relations Manager at First Watch, responded to this reviewResponded September 28, 2015

Thanks so much for coming in with your wife every weekend!! We're thrilled that you two enjoy breakfast, brunch and lunch at First Watch enough to come in so often, and we really appreciate the awesome review! We'll see you two again on Sunday!

Reviewed August 16, 2015 via mobile

We have eaten here a few times lately and Sunday morning is probably the hardest time, and longest wait to get a table. Get the following App on your smartphone: No Wait. We used it and could monitor our progress and show up at the...More

Thank Donald M
Eleni K, Guest Relations Manager at First Watch, responded to this reviewResponded August 19, 2015

Thank you, Donald!! We're so glad the NoWait app worked out so great for you. It's awesome that you both enjoyed your brunch so much along with our fresh Pineapple Cooler. Next time, try our fresh Kale Tonic! We hope to see you again soon.

Nearby
Nearby HotelsSee all 51 hotels in Cincinnati
Red Roof Inn & Suites Cincinnati North-Mason
212 reviews
2.49 km away
Comfort Inn Northeast
316 reviews
2.75 km away
La Quinta Inn & Suites Cincinnati NE - Mason
186 reviews
2.82 km away
Motel 6 Mason
15 reviews
3.01 km away
Nearby Restaurants
The Melting Pot
367 reviews
.91 km away
Silver Spring House
207 reviews
.78 km away
Eddie Merlot’s
233 reviews
1.51 km away
Nearby Attractions
Escapology
97 reviews
3.40 km away
Summit Park
52 reviews
5.49 km away
The Queen City Brewery of Cincinnati
9 reviews
4.28 km away
Swaim Park
8 reviews
5.42 km away
Ask a question
Questions & Answers
RobtELee
August 15, 2016|
Answer
Response from Micolski2013 | Reviewed this property |
You'd have to call the restaurant directly to find out. I remember seeing something about an app they have and using that for requesting a table before you arrive. I'm not sure how that works, though.
0
Votes
Improve this listing

Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    Service
  • Value
    Atmosphere
Average prices
US$10
Meals
Breakfast, Lunch, Brunch
Restaurant features
Takeout, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible
Good for
Child-friendly, Kids
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: 11301 Montgomery Rd, Cincinnati, OH 45249-2340
  • Location: United States  >  Ohio (OH)  >  Cincinnati
  • Phone Number: +1 513-489-6849
  • 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.
Is This Your TripAdvisor Listing?
Own or manage this property? Claim your listing for free to respond to reviews, update your profile and much more. Claim Your Listing