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“lots of food”
Review of First Awakenings

First Awakenings
Ranked #1 of 322 Restaurants in Salinas
Certificate of Excellence
Cuisines: American
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Good for: Child-friendly
Dining options: Breakfast, Reservations
Reviewed 15 January 2017

We stopped for lunch after a visit to the Steinbeck Center. We had tuna sandwich and Turk e sandwich, both were tasty. We were amazed at the amount of food we got.

Thank MJH048
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Reviewed 12 January 2017

There is not a better breakfast place if you want great service from the first contact with the host station, to the staff to the superb food selections available.

The 4 of us had 4 different breakfasts from a burrito to the mushroom cap plate (superb!) to egg choices. The food arrived in the blink of an eye, hot and presented very nicely.

The portions are huge ... bring a good appetite!

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Thank Jim W
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Reviewed 7 January 2017

Well, when highway one is closed going south on a coastal road trip honeymoon and you find yourself in Salinas, California, you go to TripAdvisor and find this little gem.... it did not disappoint!!! We were thrilled. A delicious breakfast... I got an omelette and my husband got the heuvos rancheros. We were in a lot better mood after leaving this joint during our "hiccup" travel plans.

Thanks for a yummy meal!

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Thank ashdee1230
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Reviewed 6 January 2017 via mobile

Yummy meals. Breakfast and lunch at the same table. Trip advisor does it again. We were standing on the corner in downtown Salinas smelling good food. We couldn't tell the source, so we checked TA.

Thank Anne C
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Reviewed 27 December 2016 via mobile

Went out to breakfast with my family . Didnt think anything to great of this place and kinda judged a book by its cover . Ended up stuffed with amazing food friendly staff next time im in town i will find myslef here no questions asked

Thank MaritzaLopez23
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