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First Watch

164 Summers St, Charleston, WV 25301-2133
+1 304-343-3447
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  • Excellent58%
  • Very good34%
  • Average6%
  • Poor1%
  • Terrible1%
Travellers talk about
“brunch” (23 reviews)
“pancakes” (26 reviews)
“hash” (16 reviews)
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7:00 AM - 2:30 PM Hours
American, Healthy, Vegetarian Friendly, Vegan Options, Gluten Free Options
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164 Summers St, Charleston, WV 25301-2133
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Reviewed 29 March 2012

I like everything about this place...Floridian French toast is especially awesome!

1  Thank flt587
Reviewed 24 March 2012

Wonderful food, fast service and people who care. Convenient location right downtown.

2  Thank WelltraveledWV
Reviewed 22 March 2012

I've never ordered anything bad here. This is a great restaurant- the food is great, you can carry on a conversation easily, I love it.

Thank j4689
Reviewed 4 March 2012

First Watch is a staple restaurant in our lives. We visit here about once per month when my boyfriend is working day shift. My favorite thing about First Watch is the fact that they have so many healthy choices on their menu. The healthy choices...More

Thank Mnewton1985
Reviewed 24 February 2012

If you want a great place for breakfast or lunch, First Watch is the place to go in downtown Charleston. Featuring great breakfast items, as well as great soup, salads and sandwiches for lunch. Check the board as you come in for specials!

Thank fpalmer321
Reviewed 12 February 2012

The front desk at the hotel where I was staying recommended this restaurant for breakfast. What a great recommendation! A colleague and I had a great meal. I was especially impressed with the healthy options on the menu. I typically eat very healthy and when...More

Thank jlarew
Reviewed 5 January 2012

I have been here about once a month since I moved to Charleston, and never been disappointed. Everything is fresh, they will alter and make substitutions, and get a side of bacon if you dare - thick, crunchy, yum! Service is fast and friendly, too.

Thank stenowriter
Reviewed 12 September 2011

First watch is so much better than ihop and bobevans combined. I get breakfast there almost every Sunday and im never dissapointed. Everything on the menu is amazing and reasonably priced. For me, the wheat germ and carrot cake pancakes are a must!

Reviewed 4 May 2011

I spent a month in Charleston and had the opportunity to eat at several restaurants. First Watch was, by far, the best. The food is fresh and extremely delicious, the service is second to non--they make you feel like family, the value is exceptional---you get...More

1  Thank ABS821
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Larraine S
2 April 2018|
Response from Deepay M | Reviewed this property |
Hi Larriane : As many times that I have been there, I have never seen a dog there with any customer. I wish I could be more definitive about that, but I am sure if you call them at 304-343 -3447 you will get a direct... More
Larraine S
2 April 2018|
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Response from fpalmer321 | Reviewed this property |
I’ve never seen a dog in there.
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
US$ 10
Breakfast, Lunch, Brunch
Restaurant features
Takeout, Seating, Waitstaff, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Free Wifi
Good for
Kids, Local cuisine, Child-friendly
Open Hours
7:00 AM - 2:30 PM
7:00 AM - 2:30 PM
7:00 AM - 2:30 PM
7:00 AM - 2:30 PM
7:00 AM - 2:30 PM
7:00 AM - 2:30 PM
7:00 AM - 2:30 PM
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 164 Summers St, Charleston, WV 25301-2133
  • Location: United States  >  West Virginia (WV)  >  Charleston
  • Phone Number: +1 304-343-3447
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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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