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“Great neighborhood place”
4 of 5 bubbles Review of First Watch

First Watch
Ranked #7 of 233 Restaurants in Sunrise
Certificate of Excellence
Price range: US$0 - US$10
Cuisines: American, Cafe, Healthy
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Restaurant details
Good for: Kids, Child-friendly
Dining options: Lunch, Brunch, Breakfast, Highchairs Available, Parking Available, Seating, Takeout, Waitstaff, Wheelchair Accessible
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.
Fort Lauderdale, Florida
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226 reviews
133 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 111 helpful votes
“Great neighborhood place”
Reviewed 7 June 2014 via mobile

My girlfriend and I would always drive by here on the weekends around breakfast/lunch time and it was always packed. Finally we came one day around 2pm and had a late brunch without having to wait for a table. The service is great, the food is fresh and hearty. Smiling faves all around tucked away in a publix shopping center. I haven't tried any lunch items yet but so far the omelette's, eggs Benedict and home fries have been great! Definitely worth a visit.

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Cari T, Guest Relations Manager at First Watch, responded to this review, 9 June 2014
Jeff G - Thank you for all your visits! We are pleased our tasty and hearty food always brings a smile to your face. We hope to see you again soon!

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South Florida, Florida
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125 reviews
84 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 91 helpful votes
“Pleasant Surprise”
Reviewed 5 June 2014 via mobile

My wife and I found one of our favorite restaurants closed at lunchtime so we decided to check out tripadvisor to see what was close and highly rated. Up popped "First Watch" and we decided to give it a try. Glad we did....one of the best lunches we have had at a family owned restaurant in quite a while. The coffee was excellent, and the half sandwich and soup or salad hit the spot. My half Ruben was just wonderful. The service was excellent, the atmosphere friendly, and so convenient to the Sawgrass Mall! We will be back.

Visited June 2014
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Thank MartyB33
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Cari T, Guest Relations Manager at First Watch, responded to this review, 7 June 2014
MartyB33 - We're happy you gave us a try! It is wonderful to hear our lunch menu, coffee, service and atmosphere all impressed you. We look forward to seeing you again soon!

Cari, First Watch Customer Service
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Washington DC, District of Columbia
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44 reviews
21 restaurant reviews
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“The "go to" place for breakfast”
Reviewed 1 June 2014 via mobile

Healthy fare in a family-friendly environment. Cool options, such as fresh fruit crepes and quinoa "power bowls." They also have traditional plates like omlets & pancakes. Expect to wait 20-30 minutes on weekends -- it's worth it. Only wish they were open for dinner.

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Thank Battlejag
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Cari T, Guest Relations Manager at First Watch, responded to this review, 3 June 2014
Battlejag - Wonderful to hear our fresh, healthy and tasty menu items make us your go to place for breakfast. Thank you!

Cari, First Watch Customer Service
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Ocala, Florida
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60 reviews
54 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 12 helpful votes
“First try of First Watch”
Reviewed 24 May 2014

Stopped by for a quick lunch. The Monterey club was awesome as was the italian wedding soup. My wife had the strawberry salad and she was equally happy with her choice. Will have to stop by for breakfast this week. Waitstaff was attentive and helpful. Very nice upgrade from the previous establishment.

  • Visited May 2014
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Thank happyhobo284
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Cari T, Guest Relations Manager at First Watch, responded to this review, 25 May 2014
hogwild284 - Thank you for coming by for lunch! We are happy you and your wife enjoyed your meals and we look forward to having you back to try our breakfast.

Cari, First Watch Customer Service
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Miami
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62 reviews
37 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 39 helpful votes
“Great Family Cafe”
Reviewed 13 May 2014

Pleasant surprise I went on Mothers day with my daughter and grandson. I was told it had a great reputation for its service and quality of food. After a 30 minute wait not bad for Mothers day we entered were seated immediately and both the service and food was excellent. We had breakfast but I plan to return to sample the lunch menu. If your in the area do stop by you won’t be disappointed.

  • Visited May 2014
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Thank Richard A
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Cari T, Guest Relations Manager at First Watch, responded to this review, 15 May 2014
Richard A - We are so happy our tasty food and friendly service lived up to your expectations! We hope to see you and your family back to try lunch soon.

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