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First Awakenings

125 Ocean View Blvd, Pacific Grove, CA 93950-3046
+1 831-372-1125
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Overview
  • Excellent65%
  • Very good27%
  • Average6%
  • Poor1%
  • Terrible1%
Travellers talk about
“brunch” (35 reviews)
“pancakes” (198 reviews)
“omelette” (97 reviews)
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CUISINES
American, Cafe, Vegetarian Friendly, Vegan Options, Gluten Free Options
PRICE
₹₹ - ₹₹₹
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LOCATION
125 Ocean View Blvd, Pacific Grove, CA 93950-3046
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1 - 10 of 772 reviews

Reviewed yesterday via mobile

Great breakfast - large portions - fair prices - awesome friendly service - what a gem in Pacific Grove - a must stop for breakfast - funky location

Thank Joe K
Reviewed 2 days ago via mobile

Visited First Awakenings Friday morning with my son. I had the veggie potato skillet & my son had the Triple Bogey with a blueberry pancake & hot chocolate. There was so much food & it all was very good. My son kept exclaiming how wonderful...More

Thank Sarah B
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

I had breakfast with my sister at First Awakenings and I loved it! The service was fast and efficient. I had eggs benedict with spinach, mushroom and tomatoes. It was awesome! The portion was very generous, I could have ordered half. If I ever come...More

Thank liliansy
Reviewed 1 week ago

Nice environment inside shopping center. Good break from aquarium and better food. Split a pulled pork sandwich with wife and it was just right! Good value for what we received!

Thank RudeDog
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

After visiting the aquarium 6 of us plus a 2 year old took the short walk to First Awakening. They sat us quickly and had coloring book for the toddler. They were slammed but took our order quickly and the food came soon thereafter. The...More

Thank chevyjim
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Come early if you can because this place can be busy. The staff are very friendly. Their breakfast is great with big American portion, the potatoes are very good , their coffee is very good too. Breakfast is my favorite meal so I truly enjoy...More

Thank blessedpinay
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

We walked in and were seated right away inside next to the kitchen. Small area and table but comfortable enough. Ordered the two eggs, hash browns and English muffin and milk. Husband ordered the Shrimp omelet and was served the Portabella veggie omelet. He at...More

Thank Orchard Orchid
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

We ate here last year and it was so good, came back again. They do not take reservations, but they allowed us to call in advance and add our name on the waiting list. Wait was short and coffee is in urns for those waiting...More

Thank BDD_11_12
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

I was sad to say how underwhelming this was. We went based on the reviews. It was Sunday morning and we waited over an hour. No big deal, we walked around and weren't starving. It was also the morning of a race, so we had...More

Thank Lindsay S
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

The staff at this restaurant is exceedingly knowledgeable and helpful,willing to accommodate diners' choices. The menu is extensive with vegan & vegetarian options. The service is prompt, the coffee fresh & plentiful. Portions are large. There can be a wait as the locals love this...More

Thank susanrL4505RY
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Carole S
29 August 2015|
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Response from Jane S | Reviewed this property |
Yes. We ate surrounded by 5 dogs over the duration of our meal.
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Megn1114
10 April 2015|
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Response from 2mchfn | Reviewed this property |
The owners and many of the employees have kids. They are very kid friendly. You can request the kids menu and get crayons to boot.
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    Service
  • Value
    Atmosphere
Meals
Breakfast, Lunch, Brunch
Restaurant features
Takeout, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible
Good for
Groups, Local cuisine, Kids, Child-friendly
Open Hours
Sunday
7:00 AM - 2:30 PM
Monday
7:00 AM - 2:00 PM
Tuesday
7:00 AM - 2:00 PM
Wednesday
7:00 AM - 2:00 PM
Thursday
7:00 AM - 2:00 PM
Friday
7:00 AM - 2:00 PM
Saturday
7:00 AM - 2:30 PM
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 125 Ocean View Blvd, Pacific Grove, CA 93950-3046
  • Location: United States  >  California (CA)  >  Monterey County  >  Pacific Grove
  • Phone Number: +1 831-372-1125
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