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First Watch

1617 US Highway 41 Byp S, #6, Venice, FL 34293-1034
+1 941-786-9821
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  • Excellent56%
  • Very good27%
  • Average13%
  • Poor1%
  • Terrible3%
Travellers talk about
“brunch” (10 reviews)
“avocado toast” (4 reviews)
Restaurant Hours
American, Cafe, Healthy, Vegetarian Friendly, Vegan Options, Gluten Free Options
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1617 US Highway 41 Byp S, #6, Venice, FL 34293-1034
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Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Love this place great food service was on point we will be back here. Eggs were cooked perfect omelet was awesome lots of fresh flavors and everything was very reasonably priced. Great brunch!!!!!

Thank dreakeller3
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

We went there today. Four of us. People are willing to serve and please customers. The flavor of everything was great. I got tomatoes basil soup. I got also the peacan salad, it was great. We came twice this week and always we were pleased....More

Thank Oym12345
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Breakfast is all I've had at this point but if I had to eat breakfast there every day it would be a pleasure! The choices are many, but as they say, "The proof of the pudding is in the eating". Well, I didn't have any...More

Thank Todd R
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

After a disappointed trip to metro diner, we left before food was served due to deplorable conditions, had the most delicious meal!!! First watch is first rate!!! Thank you for not letting us leave hungry, or sick!!!

Thank Departure07682385780
Reviewed 28 August 2018

Back again to First Watch, a really nice alternative to cooking at home and always a pleasure. Sometimes my wife and I sit outside but if the weather is hot (August in Florida) then the inside works just fine. This time we spend a lazy...More

Thank Dane H
Reviewed 29 July 2018

Ate here yesterday and had the best breakfast in years. Farm fresh eggs, great breads and the Kale Tonic is top notch! I recommend the Quinoa bowls!

Thank will72543
Reviewed 23 July 2018

Went to this busy beehive of a place after church with friends. Great coffee! Nice menu full of fresh breakfast and lunch items. Had the wonderful spicy Mexican Street Corn Hash with Eggs over easy. My wife had the $7.78 half sandwich and half salad...More

Thank Al B
Reviewed 11 June 2018

I thought the food was average, ordered breakfast, nice building, layout different with high tables in part of restaurant, did not think prices reflected the experience. You don't pay at table there is a register near front door, I personally like to pay at table,...More

Thank A2222TVwilliamh
Reviewed 5 June 2018

The service seems friendly, but, when the meal was finished, I perceived an undercurrent, with the management being involved with the police gang stalking activities. If this happened at the beginning of of the meal I would not have stayed to eat. I will not...More

Thank Daily T
Reviewed 10 April 2018

Had great breakfasts twice during the season. Pancakes and french toast. Each was better than the one before. Pancakes had a lemon topping that was almost like lemon meringue and strawberries. The french toast was thick and the batter was yummy.

Thank 347fredericks
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Jane K
2 February 2017|
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Response from slapster0 | Reviewed this property |
They do potato cubes and are much nicer than hash browns :)
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
US$ 8 - US$ 12
Breakfast, Lunch, Brunch
Restaurant features
Takeout, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Free Wifi
Good for
Child-friendly, Groups, Kids
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 1617 US Highway 41 Byp S, #6, Venice, FL 34293-1034
  • Location: United States  >  Florida (FL)  >  Southwest Gulf Coast  >  Venice
  • Phone Number: +1 941-786-9821
First Watch specializes in delicious Breakfast, Brunch and Lunch creations freshly-prepared to order. First Watch begins each morning at the crack of dawn, slicing and juicing fresh fruits and vegetables, baking muffins and making French toast batter from scratch. Free WiFi & newspapers are available.
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