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First Watch

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7118 Cortez Rd W, Bradenton, FL 34210
+1 941-792-6071
7:00 am - 2:30 pm
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5 reviews
3 restaurant reviews
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 days ago NEW

Always a great meal and service. So many healthy but delicious options. They are always adding new and healthy specials. Had the new Blueberry Lemon quinoa pancakes today and they were delicious!

Thank Debbie O
Bradenton, Florida
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 4 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Tons of choices at First Watch with many healthy options included. Had the steel cut oats with fresh fruit and the multigrain blueberry pancakes. One pancake was enough for a normal appetite. Packed with blueberries and the syrup was very good. Fresh coffee was terrific both regular and decade. Not inexpensive but reasonable and the quality of the food was... More 

Thank Donna C
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed December 4, 2016 via mobile

Always great food & service. Worth the wait if u end up waiting 10-15 mins. Lots of healthy options & hearty ones too

Thank Missina C
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 16 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed November 27, 2016

The breakfast offerings are intense and the offer plenty of egg white and turkey sausage options. The wait staff aim to please so feel free to ask for something the way you want it if it's not listed.

Thank TCinFLA
Bradenton, Florida
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21 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 14 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed November 15, 2016

Always clean and very friendly staff. Food is always great, plate presentation is always nice and fresh, and everything is clean.

Thank Kim
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed November 5, 2016 via mobile

A super pleasant meal with great flavorful food. Service A+. Avocado toast and carrot cake multigrain pancake for me!

Thank John S
Bradenton, Florida
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7 restaurant reviews
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed October 8, 2016

This is a very clean restaurant with good food and friendly staff. They have very healthy options to choose from and I have never had a bad meal here. Expect to pay more than average but it is worth it in my opinion.

Thank mhazell61
Wheaton Illinois
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36 reviews
28 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 11 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed September 13, 2016

Everything I have tried on the menu has been fabulous. Great service. Consistent environment. Go To breakfast/brunch place

Thank Maggie G
1 review
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed August 13, 2016

The staff is always polite and friendly and the food is tasty and fresh. It's nutritious. I usually go in alone, and they never try to rush me out because they want to see a larger party. I appreciate that.

Thank Sue B
bradenton, fl
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 76 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed July 19, 2016 via mobile

First time eating at this place and wasn't sure what to expect. there were only healthy options on the menu, but enough of a variety so no need to worry. I had the chicken melt sandwich with tomato basil soup. The sandwich was good, but the soup was just alright. Will be back again to try some other options. Our... More 

Thank yankeedad69

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    4 of 5 bubbles
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
  • Value
    4 of 5 bubbles
    4 of 5 bubbles
Average prices
American, Healthy, Gluten Free Options
Brunch, Breakfast, Lunch
Restaurant features
Takeout, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible
Good for
Large groups, Families with children
Open Hours
7:00 am - 2:30 pm
7:00 am - 2:30 pm
7:00 am - 2:30 pm
7:00 am - 2:30 pm
7:00 am - 2:30 pm
7:00 am - 2:30 pm
7:00 am - 2:30 pm
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 7118 Cortez Rd W, Bradenton, FL 34210
  • Location: United States  >  Florida (FL)  >  Southwest Gulf Coast  >  Bradenton
  • Phone Number: +1 941-792-6071
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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Typical questions asked:
  • Do you have gluten-free options?
  • Is there a dress code?
  • Do you allow dogs on the outdoor patio?