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6025 Kruse Dr, Solon, OH 44139-2377
+1 440-349-3447
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Shaker Heights
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174 reviews
81 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 103 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 October 2016

I really liked it here. The free newspaper is a nice touch. The service here has always been really good.

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Thank THINGS2LIVE4
Aurora, Ohio
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13 reviews
8 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 2 helpful votes
1 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 20 June 2016

Even though the website indicates several gluten free options, this location doesn't have any. The only thing I was able to order was bacon and a fruit cup. Worse - I asked about the fruit before ordering and requested that they remove the pineapple - when it came to the table it was a bowl of pineapple with 1 strawberry... More 

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Thank 1NYJen
Eleni K, Guest Relations Manager at First Watch, responded to this review

Thank you for your recent visit and for this feedback. From start to finish, we sincerely apologize for the experience you describe here. We take our service and food very seriously and it is upsetting to know this is how your visit went. Thank you for taking the time to share your concerns - we will address them immediately. We... More 

Cleveland
2 reviews
1 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 17 June 2016

Avoid at all costs. First they tell you that you have to go on line for a gluten free guide. I ordered and made a big deal that I had this allergy and that the kitchen needed to be aware. I started eating my side salad that was not supposed to have the balsamic vinegar and after several bites saw... More 

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Thank Ohiotravellingguy
Eleni K, Guest Relations Manager at First Watch, responded to this review

Thanks for coming in. We’re sorry to hear that you had a negative experience in our restaurant! We would like to follow up with you further. Please look for a message in your Yelp inbox. More 

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31 reviews
21 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 12 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 26 April 2016

First Watch is like the wonderful breakfast restaurants you might find in Chicago or NYC. A wonderful selection of every kind of breakfast/brunch food in large portions. Everyone at our table is very happy with the food and service every time we go.

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Thank Sarah W
Eleni K, Guest Relations Manager at First Watch, responded to this review

Wonderful! Thank you so much, Sarah. We hope to see you again very soon! More 

Aurora
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161 reviews
94 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 55 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 20 April 2016

We waited a while for a table, but it was worth the wait. The food was served fresh and hot, and the selections were unique and reasonably priced. Overall, a good experience.

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Thank DGeorges
Eleni K, Guest Relations Manager at First Watch, responded to this review

Thanks so much! We're glad you enjoyed the wide variety of our menu and had a great experience overall. We can't wait to see you again soon! More 

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5 reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 4 helpful votes
1 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 10 April 2016 via mobile

This LOCATION deserves no stars. It was my second time going to this location. The first trip was not great but did not Think much of it at that time. But it was a bad experience again today and truly Disappointing service!! Never coming back to this location. After waiting for 45 minutes, waited again for another 30 minutes on... More 

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1 Thank Idiot12
Eleni K, Guest Relations Manager at First Watch, responded to this review

Thank you for coming in and for letting us know about your experience. We're terribly sorry for the incident you describe here, as that is never what you should expect in our restaurant. Even on those busier days, you should be able to expect attentive, friendly service to go along with our fresh breakfast, brunch or lunch, and it's clear... More 

Indianapolis, Indiana
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99 reviews
83 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 15 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 9 March 2016

They start with excellent service followe up by great food. The coffee is very hot and fresh. The steel cut oatmeal was loaded with fresh fruit and walnuts. I asked for one side egg that was cooked to perfection . All of that for $13

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Thank Mike M
Eleni K, Guest Relations Manager at First Watch, responded to this review

Thanks for the great review, Mike! We're glad you loved the Steel Cut Oatmeal and that your egg was cooked exactly how you like it. We can't wait to see you again soon! More 

Maple Grove, Minnesota
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19 reviews
17 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 2 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 9 February 2016

Whether visiting with a small or large group, the service and food is consistently good. Give it a go!

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Thank Torn8oChaser
Eleni K, Guest Relations Manager at First Watch, responded to this review

Thanks so much, Tom! We hope to see you again very soon. More 

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20 reviews
14 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 12 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 8 February 2016 via mobile

The menu options are healthy and taste is not lost on the healthier options. There is something for everyone, vegan, meat eaters and kids too. The juices are a great option from kale to carrot you really can't go wrong.

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Thank LewisMommy7
Eleni K, Guest Relations Manager at First Watch, responded to this review

Thank you so much! We're glad you enjoy our healthy menu variety and fresh juices, and we hope to see you again soon! More 

Chagrin Falls, Ohio
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104 reviews
63 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 31 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 15 December 2015 via mobile

I come to first watch about once a month and enjoy it every time. I would give it an excellent except the potatoes are so filled with spice and salt if they make me want to drink gallons of water. But their food is creative and always delicious.

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Thank sabelosimone
Eleni K, Guest Relations Manager at First Watch, responded to this review

Thanks for all your visits! We're glad you always have a tasty brunch with us, and we hope to see you again soon. More 

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    4 of 5 bubbles
    Service
    4 of 5 bubbles
  • Value
    4 of 5 bubbles
    Atmosphere
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
Average prices
US$ 10
Cuisine
American, Cafe, Diner, Healthy, Vegetarian Friendly
Meals
Breakfast, Lunch
Restaurant features
Seating, Waitstaff, Wheelchair Accessible
Good for
Child-friendly
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 6025 Kruse Dr, Solon, OH 44139-2377
  • Location: United States  >  Ohio (OH)  >  Solon
  • Phone Number: +1 440-349-3447
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.

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Typical questions asked:
  • Do you have gluten-free options?
  • Is there a dress code?
  • Do you allow dogs on the outdoor patio?