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First Watch

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American, Cafe, Diner, Healthy
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6025 Kruse Drive, Solon, OH 44139
440-349-3447
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Dining options: Lunch, Breakfast
Description: First Watch specializes in delicious creations freshly-prepared to order...
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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Rating summary
  • Food
    5 of 5 stars
    Service
    5 of 5 stars
  • Value
    5 of 5 stars
    Atmosphere
    4.5 of 5 stars
Healthier Breakfast Option

My son and I visited First Watch after checking out the menu online. He recently lost a lot of weight and is very conscious about what he eats. I had the Avocado, Bacon and Tomato Hash. It consisted of everything in the title, topped with Cheddar and Monterey Jack cheese plus an English muffin... read more

5 of 5 starsReviewed August 16, 2015
Laura S
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Chagrin Falls, Ohio
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Chagrin Falls, Ohio
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49 reviews
36 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 38 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed August 16, 2015 via mobile

My son and I visited First Watch after checking out the menu online. He recently lost a lot of weight and is very conscious about what he eats. I had the Avocado, Bacon and Tomato Hash. It consisted of everything in the title, topped with Cheddar and Monterey Jack cheese plus an English muffin with jam. The eggs were done... More 

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

Thank you, Laura!! We're thrilled that you and your son had such an awesome experience at First Watch, and we're so honored to be your new favorite breakfast spot. We hope to see you again soon! More 

Ocean City, Maryland
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9 reviews
8 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 6 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed July 31, 2015

First watch is a daytime restaurant, serving breakfast and lunch, no dinner. Their breakfasts are super, with healthy options available. Every breakfast plate comes with a small fruit cup and seasoned breakfast potatoes. The emphasis here is on fresh and healthy.

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

Thank you, Karl! We're thrilled to know that you always have a super, fresh breakfast at First Watch, and we can't wait to see you again soon. More 

Los Angeles, California
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27 reviews
14 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 8 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 18, 2015

Went here 3x, twice with my boyfriend and his daughter, second time, just with the boyfriend. Both experiences were exceptional, good food and great service. The lemon muffins were tasty! I was looking for something light to try, the fruit crepes were perfect! Wish there was a reestaurant like this, in So. California!

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

That's what we love to hear! Thanks for coming in, and who knows -- maybe you'll see us in southern California soon! More 

NE Ohio
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43 reviews
30 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 23 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed July 12, 2015 via mobile

We have been to First Watch a couple of times and enjoyed it both times. The food is fresh ingredients. Their menu has both traditional and unique entree. The service friendly and timely. Items are a little pricy but still a good value.

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

Thank you, Mary! We appreciate both your visits and hope to see you again very soon! More 

Chagrin Falls, Ohio
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20 reviews
15 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 6 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 1, 2015 via mobile

I've eaten at this location 3x in the past two weeks, and have been impressed with the meals. Whether it be a breakfast item, or sandwich & salad, everything has been fresh & delicious!! Amber, my server for all three visits, has been a great addition to my experience. Looking forward to returning very soon!!

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

You're absolutely right -- freshness is a priority! Thanks for your review, Suzie. We appreciate all your visits during the past couple weeks, and we look forward to seeing you again soon! More 

Cleveland, Ohio
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35 reviews
24 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 11 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed May 19, 2015

Tasty food, many choices, fast service. The ambiance is 1960's home town friendly. Menu items change with the seasons. Excellent value for the money.

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

Thank you! We're happy to hear how much you enjoy stopping at First Watch for breakfast, brunch or lunch, and we can't wait to see you again soon. More 

Solon, Ohio, United States
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22 reviews
16 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 5 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed September 29, 2014

We eat breakfast in this restaurant often. It offers the traditional meals, but has lots of healthy alternatives that are tasty and satisfying. Have visited over 6 times in the last 3 months, and has make my favorite places to eat at. Atmosphere is causal, staff are friendly and food arrives promptly. Recommend highly.

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

Wonderful to hear our fresh, healthy and flavorful food has made us one of your favorite places for breakfast. Thank you for all your recent visits and we look forward to seeing you again soon! Cari, First Watch Customer Service More 

Cleveland, Ohio, USA
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8 reviews
6 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 5 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed March 4, 2014

I like this restaurant as a nice alternative to standard breakfasts. It has healthy and intersesting and delicious breakfast choices, my favorite is called caps, a large bowl of mshroom caps sauteed with melted cheese on top and choice of eggs and bread and yummy potatoes. Coffee is really good as well which is important to me. Decent prices. It... More 

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

Denise S - Thank you for all your visits! We are pleased you like our diverse and delicious menu and coffee! Cari, First Watch Customer Service More 

Chagrin Falls, Ohio
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65 reviews
46 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 21 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed November 1, 2013

I like this quirky restaurant as they have taken breakfast and sort of stylized it. Their omelets are very good with unusual ingredients. The coffee is strong and they leave the pot. the wait staff is always in a good mood.

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

Thank you, sabelosimone! It is wonderful to know how impressed you are with our creative menu, fresh ingredients and friendly service. We hope to see you again soon! Jessica, First Watch Customer Service More 

Macedonia, Ohio, United States
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8 reviews
5 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
5 of 5 stars Reviewed October 15, 2013 credit card Amex Card Member Review

"discovered" this cafe @ a month ago and have eaten there at least once a week since both breakfast and lunch. The breakfast have some unusual choices that are healthy and tasty. Their tomato soup is great and with the pick 2 option makes a great lunch. Staff is attentive without hovering A defintie keeper.

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

Gail F - We are so happy you discovered us recently! It is an honor to have you as a regular now. We look forward to seeing you back for another delicious breakfast, brunch or lunch soon! Jessica, First Watch Customer Service More 

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Restaurant Details

Location and Contact Information

  • Address: 6025 Kruse Drive, Solon, OH 44139
  • Location: United States  >  Ohio (OH)  >  Solon
  • Phone Number: 440-349-3447

Price and Cuisine

  • Average Prices: USD 10
  • Cuisine: American, Cafe, Diner, Healthy

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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