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“Great breakfast place!”
Review of First Watch

First Watch
Ranked #41 of 1,097 Restaurants in Sarasota
Certificate of Excellence
Price range: $0 - $10
Cuisines: American, Diner, Healthy, Cafe
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Good for: Families with children, Business meetings
Dining options: Breakfast, Lunch
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.
Reviewed May 12, 2014

This is a terrific place for breakfast located right on Main St in the center of downtown Sarasota. It's part of a chain with locations in several states. The Siesta Cocktail is so delicious and refreshing- yogurt with fruit and granola. The omelettes are fresh and delicious.

Thank Rob50rph
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Cari T, Guest Relations Manager at First Watch, responded to this reviewResponded May 14, 2014

Rob50rph - We are thrilled you feel we deliver a terrific breakfast, especially our Siesta Cocktail and omelets. Thank you!

Cari, First Watch Customer Service

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Reviewed May 11, 2014 via mobile

Simply - my favorite breakfast spot. Quick and delicious and service is always attentive. The works omelet is my fave.

Thank fooodE4Life
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Cari T, Guest Relations Manager at First Watch, responded to this reviewResponded May 14, 2014

We are honored to be your favorite breakfast place! Thank you, fooodE4Life!

Cari, First Watch Customer Service

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Reviewed April 30, 2014

Wonderful breakfast restaurant. One of my favorites. Good food, good selection, good service. try a skillet.

Thank retirededward
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Cari T, Guest Relations Manager at First Watch, responded to this reviewResponded May 1, 2014

retirededward - We are honored to be one of your favorite breakfast restaurants. Thank you!

Cari, First Watch Customer Service

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Reviewed April 27, 2014

Had a wonderful and delicious breakfast here this morning. The food was very fresh and tasty. The service was professional and cordial. The hostess was very warm and pitched in when wait staff was busy. There were many food choices including lots of healthy options such as fruit, granola, yogurt & hot/cold cereals. The lunch menu also looked delish. I will come back to this restaurant on my next visit to Sarasota. We stayed on Lido Key & it was a short drive.

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Thank galdaldoc
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Cari T, Guest Relations Manager at First Watch, responded to this reviewResponded April 29, 2014

galdaldoc - Thank you for stopping in! We are very happy you enjoyed a wonderful breakfast with us, complete with fantastic service and food. We hope to see you back the next time you're in the area!

Cari, First Watch Customer Service

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Reviewed April 22, 2014

Funny how a city so relatively small as Sarasota has so many landmark destinations for dining. Many I've recently reviewed here but I've yet to visit the Columbia in all the times I've visited here and now I live here.
You've got First Watch there on Main Street, The Broken Egg in Siesta Village, the new Hurricane Grill at the Sarasota Sq. Mall and old standby's ChaCha Coconuts and the Columbia on St. Armands. There is a rich tradition of fine dining establishments here in Sarasota.
Excellent service and excellent food make First Watch one of the many fine places to dine here in the city for breakfast or lunch. Take a leisurely stroll up and down Main Street and you also have a Starbucks nearby across from the library and a Whole Foods Market just a block or two away. Plenty to see and do downtown after breakfast especially during the summer when the Farmers Market gears up. There is also an Applebee's, Stone Cold Creamery and a movie theatre up at the beginning of Main Street. Why not start there and work your way down to the Marina or vice-versa. Anyway you choose it's sure to be an enjoyable way to spend the day.

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Thank PAUL D
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Cari T, Guest Relations Manager at First Watch, responded to this reviewResponded April 26, 2014

Delmo13 – We are so happy to be part of your tradition in Sarasota! It is wonderful to hear our excellent food and service compliment your leisurely days about town. We hope to see you back for breakfast, brunch or lunch soon!

Cari, First Watch Cusotmer Service

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