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First Watch

409 Armour Rd, North Kansas City, MO 64116-3511
+1 816-842-7300
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Overview
  • Excellent59%
  • Very good30%
  • Average10%
  • Poor1%
  • Terrible0%
Travellers talk about
“brunch” (5 reviews)
“omelet” (9 reviews)
“crepes” (5 reviews)
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CUISINES
American, Healthy, Gluten Free Options, Vegetarian Friendly, Vegan Options
PRICE
$$ - $$$
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Service
Food
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LOCATION
409 Armour Rd, North Kansas City, MO 64116-3511
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Reviewed 4 weeks ago

This restaurant manages to morph their old neighborhood feel with a new classy atmosphere. The special touch is the community table at the front where individuals dining alone can still feel part of a community. There are benches outside for queuing customers. Staff is diverse,...More

Thank babette_12
Cassi C, Guest Relations Manager at First Watch, responded to this reviewResponded 4 weeks ago

Thanks for the great review! We're happy to hear that you enjoy our restaurant and experienced friendly service as well. We can't wait to see you again soon!

Reviewed 18 May 2017 via mobile

EXCELLENT FOOD, pleasant atmosphere, friendly reception, and fantastic server! You can't go wrong ordering anything on their menu!

Thank CARZRF
Cassi C, Guest Relations Manager at First Watch, responded to this reviewResponded 18 May 2017

Thanks so much! We're happy to hear you love our food and experienced excellent service as well. We can't wait to see you again soon!

Reviewed 16 May 2017 via mobile

Here is where we differ of opinions.... I was very impressed... the tri- fecta waffle breakfast was excellent!! Served with cherry sauce... OMG yummy. Allot of foo-foo-ie stuff. Now on the other hand my husband ordered pancakes and toast whole-wheat and got multigrain toast which...More

Thank debbydif
Cassi C, Guest Relations Manager at First Watch, responded to this reviewResponded 19 May 2017

Thanks so much! We're happy to hear you love our Tri-Fecta but are sorry that you are not a fan of our multigrain pancakes. We hope to see you both again soon!

Reviewed 27 April 2017 via mobile

Fabulous fare as always, great service, I love this place no matter what city I am in.., power bowl is healthy, substantial and healthy!

Thank Ben K
Cassi C, Guest Relations Manager at First Watch, responded to this reviewResponded 28 April 2017

Thanks so much, Ben! We're happy to hear that you always have a great experience with us and love the healthy options we have to offer. We cant' wait to see you again soon!

Reviewed 9 April 2017 via mobile

Great fresh menu and even better staff. This little gem is perfect for breakfast or brunch. Complimentary coffee while you wait for a table was a great added touch.

Thank Mark M
Cassi C, Guest Relations Manager at First Watch, responded to this reviewResponded 11 April 2017

Thanks so much, Mark! We're happy to hear that you enjoyed your meal with us and experienced excellent service during your visit as well. We can't wait to see you again soon!

Reviewed 26 March 2017 via mobile

Seriously.... I think I could go to this place every day until I've tried everything on the menu! Amazing breakfasts/lunch/brunch and their whole grain pancakes are crazy good! Their coffee is just the way I like it... strong enough for the spoon to stand up...More

Thank CARCOR2014
Cassi C, Guest Relations Manager at First Watch, responded to this reviewResponded 27 March 2017

Wow! Thanks for the great review! We're happy to hear that you love everything you have tried on our menu and that you always have an awesome experience with us. We can't wait to see you again soon!

Reviewed 15 March 2017 via mobile

Lots of variety on the menu and all food is very fresh. Service was good for our group of six around lunchtime. Breakfast and lunch food served. Don't be afraid to eat healthy it's very good! I will be back.

Thank DrSandyD
Cassi C, Guest Relations Manager at First Watch, responded to this reviewResponded 16 March 2017

Thanks so much! We're happy to hear that you enjoy the variety our menu has to offer and that you experienced great service as well. We can't wait to see you again soon!

Reviewed 26 February 2017

Great place to have breakfast. Lots of choices as well and they will make sure you get what you want. I have never ate from the lunch menu but it looks very good also. Everyone is very friendly and will help each other.

Thank Everett P
Cassi C, Guest Relations Manager at First Watch, responded to this reviewResponded 27 February 2017

Thanks so much, Everett! We're happy to hear that you enjoy the variety our menu has to offer and that everyone is always friendly during your visits as well. We can't wait to see you again soon!

Reviewed 6 February 2017

We used to live closer and went for breakfast at least twice a month. We don't live as close now, but we did go last Sunday and it was as good as ever. If you have not tried the avocado toast, I highly recommend it....More

Thank bgraham0515
Cassi C, Guest Relations Manager at First Watch, responded to this reviewResponded 9 February 2017

Thanks for the great review! We're happy to hear that you love our Avocado Toast and that your husband enjoyed his Eggs Benedict. It is great to know that you experienced excellent service during your visit as well. We can't wait to see you both...More

Reviewed 19 January 2017 via mobile

I'll be honest, I'm not much of a chain restaurant person. We have First Watch at home so I didn't think this was for me. There weren't many breakfast places in the area so I stumbled in here. So glad I did. Great decor But...More

Thank Ron E
Cassi C, Guest Relations Manager at First Watch, responded to this reviewResponded 23 January 2017

Thanks for stopping by, Ron! We're happy to hear that you love our Carrot Cake Pancakes and had a wonderful experience with us. We can't wait to see you again soon!

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    Service
  • Value
    Atmosphere
Average prices
US$10
Meals
Brunch, Breakfast, Lunch
Restaurant features
Seating, Waitstaff, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Takeout
Good for
Kids, Child-friendly
Open Hours
Sunday
07:00 - 14:30
Monday
07:00 - 14:30
Tuesday
07:00 - 14:30
Wednesday
07:00 - 14:30
Thursday
07:00 - 14:30
Friday
07:00 - 14:30
Saturday
07:00 - 14:30
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 409 Armour Rd, North Kansas City, MO 64116-3511
  • Location: United States  >  Missouri (MO)  >  North Kansas City
  • Phone Number: +1 816-842-7300
  • E-mail
Description
Voted North Kansas City's Best Breakfast, Brunch & Lunch, First Watch specializes in delicious creations freshly-prepared to order. First Watch begins each morning at the crack of dawn, slicing fresh fruits and vegetables, baking muffins and making French toast batter from scratch. 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, as well as signature items like the Chickichanga and classic BLTE sandwich. Their "2 for You" lunch offers half portions of their most popular soups, salads and sandwiches and you can get in and out fast. Their menu's "Healthier Side" features a variety of delicious Breakfast, Brunch and Lunch options for the more health-conscious, including egg white omelets, fresh fruit crepes and their signature Power Wrap. Free WiFi & newspapers are provided.
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