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9600 Main St, Fairfax, VA 22031-3798
+1 703-978-3421
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

Loved the breakfast tacos. Very tasty and we'll seasoned. Would definitely come here again. Delicious!

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Thank April W
Cassi C, Guest Relations Manager at FirstWatch, responded to this review

Thanks so much, April! We're happy to hear you loved your Breakfast Tacos and that everything tasted delicious. We can't wait to see you again soon! More 

Springfield, Virginia
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23 reviews
9 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 25 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed August 14, 2016 via mobile

Love the bit different twist. All fresh and everything i ever order has been delicious. Good coffee as well

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Thank Richard H
Eleni K, Guest Relations Manager at FirstWatch, responded to this review

Thanks for the great review, Richard! We're happy to hear that you love the unique menu items we have to offer and that everything was delicious during your visit. We can't wait to see you again soon! More 

Washington DC, District of Columbia
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56 reviews
21 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 10 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed August 13, 2016 via mobile

This has become our new favorite breakfast place. We've been a couple of times and have enjoyed everything we've had. Their pancakes are excellent. I admit I was surprised to find such a decent restaurant in a strip mall. They decorated as best as one can in this type of setting.

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Thank rogerdc78
Eleni K, Guest Relations Manager at FirstWatch, responded to this review

Thanks so much! We're happy to hear you love our pancakes and had a great experience with us. We hope to see you again soon! More 

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13 reviews
8 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 13 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed August 9, 2016

While visiting my parents, they took me here for breakfast claiming it was their "new favorite breakfast place!" It did not disappoint. I felt the prices were very reasonable for the delicious high quality breakfast we were served. I had a smoked barbecue brisket hash with eggs, toast, strawberry preserves and fruit with coffee. My mom had a Belgian Waffle... More 

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Thank AworldAwayFromHome
Eleni K, Guest Relations Manager at FirstWatch, responded to this review

Thanks for giving us a try! We're happy to hear you enjoyed your Beef Brisket Hash and that your parents loved their meals as well. We can't wait to see you all again soon! More 

Asheville, North Carolina
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110 reviews
62 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 49 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 17, 2016

I was greeted by several friendly faces and the service was excellent. I have occasionally gotten strange looks when I ask for a 'table for one' but not at First Watch. I noticed there were several other solo diners in the restaurant. I ordered the Key West Crepeggs which was incredibly delicious! It was served like an omelet wrapped in... More 

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Thank Smessen
Eleni K, Guest Relations Manager at FirstWatch, responded to this review

Thank you!! We're so glad you enjoyed a tasty breakfast, complete with perfectly seasoned breakfast potatoes and a fresh Day Glow. We'll see you next time! More 

Alexandria, Virginia
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21 reviews
13 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 4 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed May 21, 2016

I really like First Watch on Main Street in Fairfax, but I now limit myself to week days only. Why? Well, I don't care for crowds and a wait that occurs on weekends. Also, the staff gets a little harried by the customers in the area that feel they are actually at home and not in a public place. Go... More 

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Thank Terry V
Eleni K, Guest Relations Manager at FirstWatch, responded to this review

Thanks so much for all of your visits, Terry! We're glad you always enjoy our unique options like our Monte Cristo, Avocado Toast and Chickichanga. We hope to see you again soon! More 

1 review
3 of 5 stars Reviewed May 12, 2016

The ambiance is dark...maybe folks like like. The selection is select...maybe some like that also. But no one likes cold eggs, potatoes and sausage nor feeling rushed to eat by by waitresses who seem to be bothered by your patronage. The taste of the food and price is good. Will not return. Plus side...they serve fresh squeezed kale juices. Still... More 

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Thank Aiyana K
Eleni K, Guest Relations Manager at FirstWatch, responded to this review

Thank you for your recent visit and for this feedback, Aiyana. We are happy to hear you enjoy our food and Kale Tonic but we are sad to hear that your food came out cold and you did not experience stellar service. We take our food and service very seriously so it is upsetting to know that this is how... More 

The Villages, Florida
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860 reviews
327 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 260 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed May 9, 2016

Went here for a brunch with family and friends. Most of us ordered breakfast items. The restaurant was very full, but we were seated in about 10-15 minutes. I got a plate with eggs, toast, bacon and a waffle. Everything was cooked to order and looked great. A few of our party had eaten at other First Watch's and considered... More 

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Thank Scott8147
Eleni K, Guest Relations Manager at FirstWatch, responded to this review

Thanks for coming in, Scott! We're glad you and your family and friends enjoyed such a tasty brunch in our restaurant. See you soon! More 

Princeville, Hawaii
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45 reviews
31 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 8 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed April 28, 2016

I enjoyed a late breakfast at First Watch and it was very good. I had the Italian Eggs Benedict and it was a delicious twist on the traditional dish. I plan to eat there again.

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Thank Carl L
Eleni K, Guest Relations Manager at FirstWatch, responded to this review

Thanks so much, Carl! We hope to see you again soon for another tasty breakfast! More 

WI
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34 reviews
20 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 17 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed April 27, 2016

Ate breakfast here at the recommendation of friends. This restaurant did not disappoint. I really enjoyed my avocado egg skillet. It was a large portion so I left very full. There were other items on the menu that caught my eye so it took a few minutes to make my food selection.

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Thank AngelaWI
Eleni K, Guest Relations Manager at FirstWatch, responded to this review

Thanks so much for coming in, Angela! We hope to see you again soon for another tasty brunch! More 

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    4.5 of 5 stars
    Service
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Value
    4 of 5 stars
    Atmosphere
    4 of 5 stars
Average prices
$10
Cuisine
American, Healthy
Meals
Brunch, Breakfast, Lunch
Restaurant features
Takeout, Seating, Waitstaff, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible
Good for
Families with children, Dining on a budget
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
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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  • Is there a dress code?
  • Do you allow dogs on the outdoor patio?