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First Watch

164 Summers St, Charleston, WV 25301-2133
+1 304-343-3447
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  • Excellent57%
  • Very good35%
  • Average6%
  • Poor1%
  • Terrible1%
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“brunch” (25 reviews)
“pancakes” (24 reviews)
“hash” (15 reviews)
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American, Healthy, Vegetarian Friendly, Vegan Options, Gluten Free Options
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164 Summers St, Charleston, WV 25301-2133
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Reviewed 1 week ago

This restaurant was recommended to our family by a local as the best breakfast place in the city. It is a very busy breakfast spot that offers a wide variety of breakfast options on their menu. The omelettes and frittatas were excellent. My daughter loved...More

Thank RockinDocII
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

We love going to First Watch! It’s a popular place to go to, with daily specials on the board as you enter, plus many choices for breakfast or lunch in the menu. We have our favorites but also enjoy trying something different. The wait staff...More

Thank fpalmer321
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

I have been eating at FIRST WATCH for several years, and I have NEVER been disappointed! The food is so fresh and presented attractively and with style! The service has always been top notch, and I don't think I have EVER had anything that wasn't...More

Thank Rose M
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

My favorite is the trifecta: 2 eggs, bacon and a large pancake or waffle. The service is quick and friendly and the taste is excellent.

Thank marbears
Reviewed 17 November 2017 via mobile

The millionaires bacon is worth its weight in gold. It was a special that I added to my eggs and the syrup changed my weekend. Service was awesome. I’ll be back again and again

Thank Bradford C
Reviewed 10 November 2017 via mobile

I️ would eat First Watch every day of the week if I️ could. I️ love going on Sunday mornings for brunch with my friends.

Thank William S
Reviewed 30 October 2017 via mobile

Delicious food with very quick service every time. They are very busy on Saturday and Sunday mornings so it may take a few minutes to get a table but you will not be disappointed by the great food and service. I recommend the Belgian waffle.

Thank Steph2234
Reviewed 12 October 2017 via mobile

My wife & I had a lovely brunch while we were in downtown Charleston. Our food was great & the service was top notch. Parking is very limited in this area. We parked in the parking garage down the street. We will be back for...More

Reviewed 9 October 2017 via mobile

We go here for breakfast or lunch on the weekends. Everything is always delicious and they have great healthy choices too. Love their omelettes! Not a bad thing on the menu!

Thank TonyaMarie
Reviewed 3 October 2017

While there are not that many high quality breakfast places in Charleston, First Watch definitely makes a mark. However, it can be crowded most of the times, but it is worth the wait. There are many unique items on the breakfast menu, and they are...More

Thank Deepay M
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
USD 10
Breakfast, Lunch, Brunch
Restaurant features
Takeout, Seating, Waitstaff, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Free Wifi
Good for
Local cuisine, Kids, Child-friendly
Open Hours
7:00 am - 2:30 pm
7:00 am - 2:30 pm
7:00 am - 2:30 pm
7:00 am - 2:30 pm
7:00 am - 2:30 pm
7:00 am - 2:30 pm
7:00 am - 2:30 pm
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 164 Summers St, Charleston, WV 25301-2133
  • Location: United States  >  West Virginia (WV)  >  Charleston
  • Phone Number: +1 304-343-3447
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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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