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3309 E 86th St, Indianapolis, IN
3176439792
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Ranked #207 of 2,012 Restaurants in Indianapolis
Price range: $0 - $10
Cuisines: American, Diner, Healthy, Café
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Dining options: Breakfast/Brunch, Lunch
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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English first
Noblesville, Indiana
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13 reviews 13 reviews
10 restaurant reviews
2 helpful votes 2 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed November 18, 2014

Love the menu - lots of very fresh choices, delicious soups, breakfast and lunch choices. The place is very busy at lunch so service tends to be a bit slow and you have to ask for refill on beverages as the servers get overwhelmed. A nice little outdoor area for warm weather is a treat!

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Cari T, Guest Relations Manager at First Watch, responded to this review

Thank you for all of your visits! While we are pleased to hear you always enjoy our delicious food, we are sorry for the service you describe here. You should always expect the best from us in all areas, so your comments will be taken seriously. Cari, First Watch Customer Service More

Boston, Massachusetts
Top Contributor
212 reviews 212 reviews
113 restaurant reviews
108 helpful votes 108 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed October 10, 2014

When you walk in you feel like you are in a European bistro..open clean bright airy small. The service was efficient not fast. the food flavorful, tasty not overdone, fresh, well presented, proper temperatures, and accurate bill. Seasonal items were unique, healthy, and varied. All parties were very well pleased with the entire meal. Thank you we will be back.

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Cari T, Guest Relations Manager at First Watch, responded to this review

We are so happy your entire table left impressed with our fresh, flavorful food and attentive service. We look forward to seeing you all again! Cari, First Watch Customer Service More

Cincinnati, United States
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14 reviews 14 reviews
5 restaurant reviews
4 helpful votes 4 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed September 7, 2014

I just love this place, always great regardless what city or state I visit. Very friendly and welcoming.

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Cari T, Guest Relations Manager at First Watch, responded to this review

We're so happy you always have a wonderful First Watch experience, regardless of the city. Thank you for all your visits! Cari, First Watch Customer Service More

Buffalo Grove, Illinois
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15 reviews 15 reviews
9 restaurant reviews
6 helpful votes 6 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 30, 2014

Seated quickly.....excellent service.... Loved they brought out a big jug of water..after a Friday night (wink wink) it is a must. The food for all of us was excellent & came out fast.... The pancakes are huge & could not even finish 2 of them...The syrup is warmed & not your Jemima variety... Only a block from my hotel, wish... More

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Cari T, Guest Relations Manager at First Watch, responded to this review

Brian H - Thank you for starting your day with us! After a long night, we are very happy our filling pancakes and plentiful beverages were just what you needed for breakfast! Cari, First Watch Customer Service More

Indianapolis, IN
Senior Contributor
25 reviews 25 reviews
17 restaurant reviews
17 helpful votes 17 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed May 28, 2014

Love the Bacado (bacon & avocado omelet). Great place for lunch -- or breakfast. Good service. Awesome hash browns, too.

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Cari T, Guest Relations Manager at First Watch, responded to this review

kren3256 - Thank you for all of your breakfast and lunch visits! We are happy you enjoy our Bacado and potatoes so much! Cari, First Watch Customer Service More

West Lafayette, Indiana
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12 reviews 12 reviews
9 restaurant reviews
2 helpful votes 2 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed April 16, 2014

I visited First Watch for breakfast by myself this morning and was very pleased with my experience. The waitress who met me at the door, and who took care of my order, was very pleasant and efficient. I was completely pleased with my omelet and a delightful mix of fresh fruit--so tasty, and it came very quickly. The only thing... More

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Cari T, Guest Relations Manager at First Watch, responded to this review

BoilerGrammy - Thank you for starting your day at First Watch! We are very happy you had a nice breakfast experience. We will share your feedback about our English muffin as well. We hope to see you again soon! Cari, First Watch Customer Service More

Valparaiso, Indiana
Senior Contributor
26 reviews 26 reviews
17 restaurant reviews
8 helpful votes 8 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed April 13, 2014

We just had breakfast here on our way home this morning and I'm glad we did! Even though we had a short wait for our table, it was nice that they had free coffee while you waited and the staff was extremely attentive to customers' needs while waiting. The restaurant was clean and spacious. Menu was interesting-creative yet palatable. I... More

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Cari T, Guest Relations Manager at First Watch, responded to this review

We're so glad you tried us too, ClaraWeekly! We are very happy you and your husband enjoyed our fresh, healthy and unique breakfast dishes. It is especially nice to hear how much you liked our service and seasonal special, the AB&J Waffle. We hope to see you both again soon! Cari, First Watch Customer Service More

Senior Reviewer
9 reviews 9 reviews
8 restaurant reviews
1 helpful vote 1 helpful vote
1 of 5 stars Reviewed March 31, 2014

My friends and I were in Indianapolis for the Miami heat game. For breakfast I recommended first watch because we have these restaurants in orlando and the food has been good. However, the food here was cold. Our hot Chocolate was cold. My friend ordered an omelet with no mushrooms and it came with mushrooms. Our french toast tasted like... More

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Cari T, Guest Relations Manager at First Watch, responded to this review

Matinita W - We are very sorry this is the experience you and your friends had with us while you were in town for the game. The issues you describe here do not meet our high standards and we sincerely apologize. All of your feedback will be taken very serious and thank you for bringing your concerns to our attention.... More

Boston, Massachusetts
Top Contributor
212 reviews 212 reviews
113 restaurant reviews
108 helpful votes 108 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed December 12, 2013

good food easy place to visit not rushed soup delightful full menu simple clean great parking… friendly service….endless coffee…decent portions…first time and would return to try additional selections...

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Jessica R, Guest Relations Manager at First Watch, responded to this review

Gypsy1102 - We are thrilled you had a wonderful first visit to First Watch! We look forward to seeing you again soon. Jessica, First Watch Customer Service More

Indiana
Senior Contributor
29 reviews 29 reviews
13 restaurant reviews
25 helpful votes 25 helpful votes
2 of 5 stars Reviewed November 8, 2013

So disappointed in this breakfast cafe. Checked out the menu online and thought it would be a great choice for breakfast. The server was attentive and prompt and when she served the food it looked wonderful. HOWEVER, the first bite of everything was just lukewarm at best. Such a shame because it had good flavor but was cold after a... More

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Jessica R, Guest Relations Manager at First Watch, responded to this review

MauiMalihini - It is very upsetting to hear we fell short of your expectations and we sincerely apologize. We take great pride in delivering hot, fresh food made from the best ingredients, so your feedback will be taken very serious by the team. Jessica, First Watch Customer Service More

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Additional Information about First Watch

Address: 3309 E 86th St, Indianapolis, IN
Phone Number: 3176439792
Location: United States  >  Indiana (IN)  >  Indianapolis
Average Prices: USD 0 - 10
Cuisine: American, Diner, Healthy, Café

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