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First Watch Restaurant

#205 of 1,843 Restaurants in Tampa
Certificate of Excellence
$$ - $$$
American, Cafe, Diner, Healthy
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13186 N Dale Mabry Hwy, Tampa, FL 33618-2406
+1 813-961-4947
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07:00 - 14:30
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London, United Kingdom
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27 reviews
20 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 14 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

Couldn't make up my mind about what to eat as there was too many things I wanted to try and not enough room in my stomach. In the end I settled for the Parma skillet. Chorizo and potato hash with two eggs over medium. Came with toast and fruit salad. Very well seasoned, friendly service and tasty food.

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Thank shazzypf
Cassi C, Guest Relations Manager at First Watch Restaurant, responded to this review

Thanks so much! We're happy to hear that you enjoyed your Parma Hash and that you experienced friendly service during your visit as well. See you soon! More 

Tampa, Florida
Level Contributor
14 reviews
6 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 4 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 13 September 2016 via mobile

I have had everything on the menu and it does not disappoint. Skillets are the best and the Avocado Toast is huge (Texas sized)

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Thank dilomo
Cassi C, Guest Relations Manager at First Watch Restaurant, responded to this review

Thanks for the awesome review! We're happy to hear that you have tried everything on our menu and that you love our Skillets and Avocado Toast. We can't wait to see you again soon! More 

Spring Hill, Florida
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8 reviews
5 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 2 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 31 August 2016 via mobile

They have great food that is fresh and healthy.. I have been here a few times and love coming back..

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Thank joewagener
Cassi C, Guest Relations Manager at First Watch Restaurant, responded to this review

Thanks so much! We're happy to hear you enjoy the fresh and healthy choices we have to offer on our menu. We can't wait to see you again soon! More 

Tampa, Florida
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155 reviews
106 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 17 helpful votes
3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 12 August 2016 via mobile

Ate at First Watch and had little expectations. Food was good. Coffee was pretty good and I am a coffee snob. Avocado came cold with eggs on top. Didnt really work. It needs to be room temp! Place is clean and neat. Like that they leave the lot of coffee on the table. Nice touch.

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

Thank you for your recent visit and for this feedback, We are happy to hear you enjoyed our coffee but are sorry that you were disappointed in your meal. We take our food and service very seriously so it is upsetting to hear that we dropped the ball. We hope that you will come back and give us another try... More 

Orlando, Florida
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18 reviews
12 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 13 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 4 August 2016

Finally decided to give First Watch a try - avoided it due to long wait times for breakfast. Menu choices were excellent and the five of us were able to find healthy options. Kale juice was perfect. Our server was friendly and service was quick. Oh...and the wait for a table was actually about 15 minutes which Went by quickly.... More 

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Thank Hotelier32819
Eleni K, Guest Relations Manager at First Watch Restaurant, responded to this review

Thanks for giving us a try! We're happy to hear you enjoy the wide variety our menu has to offer and that your server was quick and friendly. We can't wait to see you again very soon! More 

Tampa, Florida
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34 reviews
20 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 8 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 26 July 2016

A nice place to drop by and have a breakfast or lunch. Sometimes you have to wait a bit because the wait is long but it is worth it. They have a lot of calorie conscious choices. It is not hard on the wallet.

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Thank rtldp206
Eleni K, Guest Relations Manager at First Watch Restaurant, responded to this review

Thanks so much! We hope to see you again soon for another tasty breakfast or lunch! More 

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17 reviews
13 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 5 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 7 July 2016

Always a great place to eat for breakfast although sometimes there is a wait, but food is always worth it.

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Thank Stwarrior23
Eleni K, Guest Relations Manager at First Watch Restaurant, responded to this review

Thank you!! See you tomorrow! More 

Odessa, Florida
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19 reviews
11 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 7 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 15 June 2016

What a treat! We had breakfast at First Watch, and everything exceeded our expectations: Healthy and delicious food, outstanding service, and coffee to die for!

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

Thanks so much! We're glad you love all the healthy options we have to offer and that you love our coffee. We can't wait to see you again soon! More 

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219 reviews
142 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 41 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 20 May 2016 via mobile

Husband and I just finished A late breakfast here. The restaurant is very clean in appearance. Our server was nice. Got our drink refills without needing to ask. It looks like they have a large clean kitchen. I did not use bathroom but my husband used the men's room. He reported it was super clean. I ordered the BLT Benedict... More 

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

Awesome. Thanks so much for coming in with your husband, Paula. It's great to know how much you enjoyed your tasty BLT Eggs Benedict, and we're so glad he enjoyed his Works Omelet too. We hope to see you again soon! More 

Tampa FL
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27 reviews
14 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 16 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 25 April 2016

I met a friend today for brunch at First Watch. I am gluten free and dairy free, so sometimes that can be challenging. At First Watch, the menu is very friendly to those that have dietary challenges. I had to laugh though that although they got my omelette right, they brought me a big slice of toast lathered in butter.... More 

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

Thank you!! We're thrilled that you found such a tasty gluten-free and dairy-free breakfast at First Watch. We hope to see you again soon! More 

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    4 of 5 bubbles
    Service
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
  • Value
    4 of 5 bubbles
    Atmosphere
    4 of 5 bubbles
Average prices
USD 10
Cuisine
American, Cafe, Diner, Healthy
Meals
Breakfast, Lunch, Brunch
Restaurant features
Takeout, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible
Good for
Child-friendly
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: 13186 N Dale Mabry Hwy, Tampa, FL 33618-2406
  • Location: United States  >  Florida (FL)  >  Tampa
  • Phone Number: +1 813-961-4947
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?