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FirstWatch

9600 Main St, Fairfax, VA 22031-3798
+1 703-978-3421
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Overview
  • Excellent41%
  • Very good48%
  • Average9%
  • Poor1%
  • Terrible1%
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“brunch” (12 reviews)
“hash” (4 reviews)
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CUISINES
American, Healthy, Gluten Free Options, Vegetarian Friendly, Vegan Options
PRICE
$$ - $$$
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LOCATION
9600 Main St, Fairfax, VA 22031-3798
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1 - 10 of 85 reviews

Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

My two friends and I go to First Watch about every 2 weeks ❤️! We always get the millionaires bacon and my favorite in the Barata toast with heirloom tomatoes!

Thank Nancy V
Cassi C, Guest Relations Manager at FirstWatch, responded to this reviewResponded 1 week ago

Thanks so much, Nancy! We're happy to hear yo love our Millionaire's Bacon and delicious Burrata Toast. We can't wait to see you again soon!

Reviewed 3 weeks ago

The breakfast here is delicious! I had the elevated egg sandwich and it was fresh and delicious. The meals are very filling and the servings are big. I recommend to come early because it fills up very quickly! Also, the service is great. The waiters...More

Thank SaraiM456
Cassi C, Guest Relations Manager at FirstWatch, responded to this reviewResponded 3 weeks ago

Thanks so much! We're happy to hear that you enjoyed your meal and experienced friendly service during your visit as well. We hope to see you again soon!

Reviewed July 12, 2017 via mobile

Came with some friends. Used the app to put our name on the list before we left home which allowed us to skip the wait. Some of the options were a bit too foodie for me but they had two good basic choices which were...More

Thank StevieK15
Cassi C, Guest Relations Manager at FirstWatch, responded to this reviewResponded 4 weeks ago

Thanks so much! We're happy to hear that you found our new app useful and that you enjoyed your meal as well. We hope to see you again soon!

Reviewed July 5, 2017 via mobile

First watch is my "go-to" place for brunch when friends come into town. The food is consistently delicious and fresh. The summer time specials are creative and refreshing. I greatly enjoyed the barbacoa poached eggs toast I had. There is usually a short wait, but...More

Thank stephva3
Cassi C, Guest Relations Manager at FirstWatch, responded to this reviewResponded July 6, 2017

Thanks so much! We're happy to hear that you enjoy our food and always have a wonderful experience with us. We can't wait to see you again soon!

Reviewed June 10, 2017 via mobile

This has been one of my favorite places since 2014, with friendly staff great food and a recently updated interior. The wait can be long, so install NOWAIT on your phone to see the estimated time before you're seated and "get in line" to be...More

Thank Meaghan M
Cassi C, Guest Relations Manager at FirstWatch, responded to this reviewResponded June 15, 2017

Thanks for the great review, Meaghan! We're happy to hear that you find out NoWait App useful and that you enjoyed your meal with us as well. We can't wait to see you again soon!

Reviewed April 15, 2017 via mobile

Updated interior and menu but don't think it is better. Slow service seemed like food must have sat a while. Won't be going back .More

1  Thank Jeff I
Cassi C, Guest Relations Manager at FirstWatch, responded to this reviewResponded April 17, 2017

Thank you for your recent visit and for this feedback, Jeff. We're very sorry that you received slow service and were not impressed during your visit with us. We take our food and service very seriously so it is upsetting to hear that this is...More

Reviewed April 15, 2017 via mobile

Very slow service. Food not hot. Eggs over cooked. Allergy menu list 3 options for gluten free. Server aware of possible cross contamination.More

Thank Kelly I
Cassi C, Guest Relations Manager at FirstWatch, responded to this reviewResponded April 17, 2017

Thank you for your recent visit and for this feedback, Kelly. We're very sorry that you experienced slow service and cold food during your visit with us. We take our food and service very seriously so it is upsetting to hear that this is how...More

Reviewed March 25, 2017 via mobile

We LOVED the food and excellent service. We each had omelets and they were super yummy and fresh. Would highly recommend a visit based on our experience there.

1  Thank Ellenmelon8
Cassi C, Guest Relations Manager at FirstWatch, responded to this reviewResponded March 27, 2017

Thanks so much! We're happy to hear that you love our food and experienced excellent service during your visit as well. We can't wait to see you again soon!

Reviewed February 20, 2017 via mobile

Had breakfast here and it was good. The avocado toast! Yummmm! The girls had kids plates with pancakes as big as their faces lol! Good coffee (left table side) and a green juice that kick starts your day. All and all a good place. Resonance...More

Thank missroxyh99
Cassi C, Guest Relations Manager at FirstWatch, responded to this reviewResponded February 24, 2017

Thanks for stopping by! We're happy to hear that you love our Avocado Toast and that you enjoyed your visit with us. We can't wait to see you again soon!

Reviewed February 4, 2017 via mobile

Only open for lunch a dinner with an hour wait at times for seating. They serve breakfast and lunch options. You can pick superfoods, wholesome or traditional breakfast. Great selection for those on all kinds of diet regiments. Great fresh options too. I had Alvarado...More

Thank Sara C
Cassi C, Guest Relations Manager at FirstWatch, responded to this reviewResponded February 6, 2017

Thanks so much, Sara! We're happy to hear that you enjoy the variety our menu has to offer and that you love our Avocado Toast. We can't wait to see you again soon!

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    Service
  • Value
    Atmosphere
Average prices
$10
Meals
Breakfast, Lunch, Brunch
Restaurant features
Takeout, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible
Good for
Kids, Families with children
Open Hours
Sunday
7:00 am - 2:30 pm
Monday
7:00 am - 2:30 pm
Tuesday
7:00 am - 2:30 pm
Wednesday
7:00 am - 2:30 pm
Thursday
7:00 am - 2:30 pm
Friday
7:00 am - 2:30 pm
Saturday
7:00 am - 2:30 pm
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 9600 Main St, Fairfax, VA 22031-3798
  • Location: United States  >  Virginia (VA)  >  Fairfax
  • Phone Number: +1 703-978-3421
  • E-mail
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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