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First Watch

1022 Westport Rd, Kansas City, MO 64111-4040
+1 816-931-1054
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  • Excellent47%
  • Very good40%
  • Average8%
  • Poor1%
  • Terrible4%
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“brunch” (13 reviews)
“pancakes” (8 reviews)
“blueberries” (3 reviews)
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American, Cafe, Healthy, Vegetarian Friendly, Vegan Options, Gluten Free Options
$$ - $$$
1022 Westport Rd, Kansas City, MO 64111-4040
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Reviewed 16 April 2018

I ate at one of these years ago in Florida. Every time I see one in a city we're visiting I go to it. Each time I do they have such good new items on their menu. Love the breakfasts!

Thank Pam S
Reviewed 16 April 2018 via mobile

My family has eaten here before and always raved about the food!! They were not wrong!! The toast and jam were delicious. Pancakes were light and fluffy! I would have liked to try one of their seasonal specials, but ordered the traditional breakfast of eggs,...More

Thank 559beckyl
Reviewed 8 April 2018 via mobile

Food is always great. Have tried multiple items. Loved it all. Slow but worth the wait. Service is friendly.

Thank Susan M
Reviewed 10 March 2018

I've never had a bad meal at FW, but I've never had one that was memorable either. They try to be upscale with unusual pancakes, etc. but I find myself asking "what's all of the fuss about?" In the 4-5 times I've eaten at FW,...More

Reviewed 22 December 2017

We love the variety on the menu and the food is always 1st rate. Always try something different and never had a bad meal. Service is spot on too.

Thank Branson_MissouriDave
Reviewed 17 December 2017 via mobile

We always frequent First Watch for breakfast when in Kansas City. The menu has a great selection and the meals always good. Love how they bring your own carafe of coffee and a bottle of water for the table. We also went to s First...More

Thank woochicki
Reviewed 17 June 2017 via mobile

The food was good but we were sat in a side room that every voice echoed to the point we couldn't talk amongst ourselves. It took way too long for the hostess to come to the front and put our name on the list. Our...More

Thank Holly M
Cassi C, Guest Relations Manager at First Watch, responded to this reviewResponded 20 June 2017

Thank you for your recent visit and for this feedback, Holly. We're very sorry that you received poor service during your visit with us. We take our service and food very seriously and it is upsetting to know this is how your visit went. Thank...More

Reviewed 3 May 2017

Stopped by FW Sunday after church and had their Croque Madame and their excellent grilled cheese and tomato basil soup. So many good things on this menu and they really strive to offer super healthy options. It was super busy but the wait was only...More

Thank jwiley963
Cassi C, Guest Relations Manager at First Watch, responded to this reviewResponded 8 May 2017

Thanks for stopping by! We're happy to hear that you enjoyed our Croque Madame and the variety our menu has to offer. We hope to see you again soon!

Reviewed 25 March 2017 via mobile

We come here every time we are in KC. Great food, particularly any of the hashes all the good is great. Have never had anything bad. If you like hot chocolate, try theirs.

Thank Kathy N
Cassi C, Guest Relations Manager at First Watch, responded to this reviewResponded 27 March 2017

Thanks for stopping by, Kathy! We're happy to hear that you enjoy our food and our delicious hashes as well. We can't wait to see you again soon!

Reviewed 20 February 2017 via mobile

The service was great! Plus the coffee and food were very good. The decor was rustic farmhouse with a modern twist. Loved it! We got in and out pretty fast which was great because we were on a time constraint. I would highly recommend.

Thank Kristol V
Cassi C, Guest Relations Manager at First Watch, responded to this reviewResponded 24 February 2017

Thanks so much, Kristol! We're happy to hear that you experienced wonderful service and enjoy the decor in our restaurant. 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
Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Takeout
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: 1022 Westport Rd, Kansas City, MO 64111-4040
  • Location: United States  >  Missouri (MO)  >  Kansas City
  • Phone Number: +1 816-931-1054
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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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