I have never been to First Awakening when there as not a line waiting to b seated. The good news is that they bring out this huge container of coffee and a few chairs so the wait is not do bad. Everything that I have...More
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I love the roasted turkey/avocado eggs benedict. It is always busy and sometimes a bit of a wait but they have coffee and water there for you. The staff is friendly, Though the food is delicious but it very often is not hot when it...More
First Awakenings in Salinas CA serves a varied breakfast and lunch menu. The servings are generous and delicious. This restaurant has been in business for several years and has remained consistent with their tasty food and good service.
My favorite meal is their California Crepe, sometimes I go there just because I am craving one. My friend prefers their whole wheat pancakes. The service is good, be prepared to wait to be seated at breakfast time.
Very nice selection of items and very well prepared. Seating is nice so one is not cramped and little pressure to turn the table unless you view the front door and the folks standing a waiting for their turn in having a generous breakfast!
We stopped for lunch after a visit to the Steinbeck Center. We had tuna sandwich and Turk e sandwich, both were tasty. We were amazed at the amount of food we got.
There is not a better breakfast place if you want great service from the first contact with the host station, to the staff to the superb food selections available. The 4 of us had 4 different breakfasts from a burrito to the mushroom cap plate...More
Well, when highway one is closed going south on a coastal road trip honeymoon and you find yourself in Salinas, California, you go to TripAdvisor and find this little gem.... it did not disappoint!!! We were thrilled. A delicious breakfast... I got an omelette and...More