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First Watch

3309 E 86th St, Indianapolis, IN 46240-2426
+1 317-643-9792
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  • Excellent49%
  • Very good35%
  • Average10%
  • Poor5%
  • Terrible1%
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“brunch” (15 reviews)
“pancakes” (15 reviews)
“potatoes” (9 reviews)
Opens in 23 min
American, Cafe, Healthy, Vegetarian Friendly, Vegan Options, Gluten Free Options
$$ - $$$
3309 E 86th St, Indianapolis, IN 46240-2426
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Reviewed 13 May 2018 via mobile

First the good... my wife had the lemon ricotta pancakes and was very pleased. I had the biscuits and gravy, potatoes, scrambled eggs with million dollar bacon on the side. The biscuits and gravy were good, the rest was awful. The potatoes were very very...More

Thank Don W
Reviewed 2 April 2018 via mobile

I have been here many times, but it is usually for coffee. I finally had breakfast, and it was good as well. The service is very good and accommodating. It has become one of my go to places.

Thank CRMays
Reviewed 5 March 2018 via mobile

The best money we have spent at a restaurant in years!!! Husband had the the works omelet and said the eggs were soooooo light and fluffy. The bacon on was delicious. And his toast and jam were amazingly yummy I had the half Cobb salad...More

Thank 87disappointed
Reviewed 20 February 2018

Just as its name sounds, "First Watch" is a breakfast/brunch restaurant. I would recommend it to anyone who is looking for a decently priced and healthy breakfast/brunch. One thing that I do like about First Watch is that they offer seasonal healthy drinks like Kale/Carrot...More

Thank Daniel W
Reviewed 29 January 2018 via mobile

Get out in the fresh air, escape the skywalk and taste wonderful fresh food - the Benedict’s are fabulous and the orange juice and coffee fresh and the service friendly.

Thank Barbara C
Reviewed 30 December 2017

I finally tried First Watch and have now been twice in a month. The food is really good. My only disappointment was I had clam chowder the first time and it was not available the second time. I really liked it, but they said they...More

1  Thank CRMays
Reviewed 22 December 2017

I continue to visit this restaurant because the food is good, and I continue to think that slow service is only the day or time of day. However, after more than 2months of frequenting this place, I still enjoy the food but am astounded that...More

Thank Rene O
Reviewed 13 November 2017

My wife and I tried First Watch in Westfield, IN a few months ago and were impressed by the healthy choices on the menu and customer service. So when we passed this location in Indianapolis we thought we would give it a try. I wondered...More

Thank Pauloffice78
Reviewed 19 September 2017 via mobile

My wife and I had breakfast here this morning. We were most impressed with the quickness of service, the extensive menu and the quality of the food. The interior seating area consists of an ell shaped section with booths and tables with flexibility to seat...More

2  Thank DMJA21
Cassi C, Guest Relations Manager at First Watch, responded to this reviewResponded 20 September 2017

Thanks so much! We're happy to hear that you and your wife enjoyed your meals with us and had a wonderful experience as well. We can't wait to see you again soon!

Reviewed 7 September 2017 via mobile

Wait staff nice, food tasty. Nice place to visit for brunch while staying in downtown Indy. We had the granola bowl, hash bowl, French toast, and omelet. Tasty and enjoyed by all.

1  Thank cabbageroller
Cassi C, Guest Relations Manager at First Watch, responded to this reviewResponded 9 September 2017

Thanks so much! We're happy to hear that you enjoyed your meal and experienced pleasant service as well. We can't wait to see you again soon!

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
Breakfast, Lunch, Brunch
Restaurant features
Takeout, Seating, Waitstaff, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible
Good for
Child-friendly, Kids
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: 3309 E 86th St, Indianapolis, IN 46240-2426
  • Location: United States  >  Indiana (IN)  >  Indianapolis
  • Phone Number: +1 317-643-9792
  • E-mail
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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