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“Wonderful Breakfast” 5 of 5 stars
Review of First Awakenings

First Awakenings
125 Ocean View Blvd, Pacific Grove, CA 93950-3046
831-372-1125
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Cuisines: American
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Good for: Large groups, Dining on a budget, Families with children, Local cuisine
Dining options: Lunch, Breakfast, Reservations, Seating, Takeout, Waitstaff
Murfreesboro, Tennessee
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5 reviews
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“Wonderful Breakfast”
5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 6, 2013

The food and service were outstanding. I had the pancakes and they were large and tasty.
The staff are very attentive. The pitcher of water and pot of coffee on each table is a great treat.
Seating outside by the firepit is so cozy.

  • Visited July 2013
    • 5 of 5 stars
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Murfreesboro, Tennessee
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198 reviews
114 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 155 helpful votes
“Great Breakfast!”
5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 6, 2013

The variety of choices is amazing. Sitting outside by the pit fire is the best option. My wife enjoyed pancakes that are large with a taste great. Four strips of bacon prepared just right. I had poached eggs and wheat toast. The service is so good and aided by placing a pitcher of ice water and a carafe of coffee. So you never ran out of something to drink. Each server covers the other so it makes the service outstanding.

  • Visited July 2013
    • 5 of 5 stars
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86 reviews
42 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 44 helpful votes
“Great breakfast”
4 of 5 stars Reviewed July 5, 2013

A good place for break fast
The pancakes are massive and delicious
The crepe was my favourite
Service is slow, but that didn't bother me as we had time.
No views from here, so if you are a tourist, maybe look around for something with a view

  • Visited July 2013
    • 4 of 5 stars
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    • 4 of 5 stars
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Santa Fe, New Mexico
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17 reviews
6 restaurant reviews
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“Breakfast or Lunch in Monterey,CA”
5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 3, 2013

Look for the First Awakenings Restaurent one block from the Aquarium in Monterey. It is located at the American Tin Cannery Outlet building. It is a short order breakfast and lunch place, very popular (plan a short wait) and has outside seating. The food is excellent, the prices are reasonable (for Monterey) and the service is outstanding. If you have a car, there is a 2- hour parking lot for the outlet just beyond the restaurant. It is free if you get a vendor or the restaurant cashier to stamp your ticket.

  • Visited June 2013
    • 5 of 5 stars
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    • 5 of 5 stars
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    • 5 of 5 stars
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Thank Joseph H
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Gotha, Florida
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45 reviews
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 18 helpful votes
“Delicious and delightful”
4 of 5 stars Reviewed June 23, 2013

The aquarium staff recommended this restaurant for breakfast, and they were right! Huge variety on the menu and there was something for everyone in our large party. Would definitely recommend

Visited June 2013
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