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First Watch

1568 Bella Cruz Dr, Lady Lake, FL 32159-8969
+1 352-633-1520
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  • Excellent61%
  • Very good30%
  • Average7%
  • Poor1%
  • Terrible1%
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“lunch” (48 reviews)
“pancakes” (33 reviews)
“omelet” (21 reviews)
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American, Healthy, Vegetarian Friendly, Vegan Options, Gluten Free Options
$$ - $$$
1568 Bella Cruz Dr, Lady Lake, FL 32159-8969
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Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Nice selection menu for breakfast. Hade avacdo toast this morning. The avacdo is on wheat toast. I think must use two whole avacdos. It comes with two poached eggs. One person had French toast and another person had two Blueberry pancakes. Large pancakes. Service was...More

Date of visit: January 2019
Thank Golfer0222
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

When here this morning for breakfast with two other people. We all had very small meals in the total was over $40. The food was good, the service was good, but not worth $40.

Date of visit: January 2019
Thank rw32726a
Reviewed 1 week ago

Three of us out for lunch. Server Cara-Lyn provided good service and was friendly. Nice atmosphere, not overly crowded. Food was good.

Date of visit: January 2019
Thank billhambor
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

I would say the median income of a resident here is $100,000. My friend and I went for a five mile walk and realized we did not Bring money or a credit card. We stopped here and asked the manager if we could come back...More

Date of visit: January 2019
Thank Portogreene
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Great Service. Clean Restaurant. Very Good Food. I had the awesome waffle and it was cooked to perfection. My husband had the pancakes and they are huge and delicious. You've got to try the fruit compote that is served on the side. At first I...More

Date of visit: December 2018
Thank Tonimc2015
Reviewed December 10, 2018

We tried several eating places in The Villages, and First Watch was the only one we went back to a second time. Brunch recommended.

Date of visit: November 2018
Thank Gill H
Reviewed December 9, 2018

First the pluses: the dining room is bright and pleasant, the waitstaff was pleasant and attentive enough, the menu is eclectic with some interesting twists on normal breakfast fare, and some of what we had was very, very good. My Elevated Egg Sandwich was excellent,...More

Date of visit: December 2018
Thank Laura54
Reviewed December 3, 2018

We had a table of 8 on a Sat AM. Coffee was prompt after that service slowed to a crawl. Orders were eventually taken and eventually distributed in a such staggered intervals that, people had already finished their meals while others in the group had...More

Date of visit: December 2018
Thank N1166APjohnd
Reviewed December 1, 2018

Each time we eat at First Watch we are extremely pleased with our entrees. Their creative presentation and amazing food combinations are pleasing to the palate! Great breakfasts and lunch choices!

Date of visit: October 2018
Thank Diane G
Reviewed November 29, 2018

Our favorite place for Sunday brunch - good variety of delicious entrees, and healthy options. Always fresh, good specials as well, appropriate for the season. Omelettes and hash bowls are awesome. Pancakes cover a full plate. And lunch selections are equally amazing! Cherie and her...More

Date of visit: November 2018
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Restaurant Details

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  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
Breakfast, Lunch, Brunch
Restaurant features
Takeout, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Free Wifi
Good for
Local cuisine, Kids, Families with children, Large groups
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 1568 Bella Cruz Dr, Lady Lake, FL 32159-8969
  • Location: United States  >  Florida (FL)  >  Central Florida  >  Lake County  >  Lady Lake
  • Phone Number: +1 352-633-1520
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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