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First Watch

#193 of 2,021 Restaurants in Tampa
€€ - €€€American, Cafe, Healthy
2726 E Fowler Ave, Tampa, FL 33612-6275
+1 813-975-1718
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Overview
  • Excellent58%
  • Very good30%
  • Average8%
  • Poor3%
  • Terrible1%
Travellers talk about
“brunch” (5 reviews)
“hash” (2 reviews)
“veggie burger” (2 reviews)
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American, Cafe, Healthy, Vegetarian Friendly, Gluten Free Options, Vegan Options
PRICE
€€ - €€€
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LOCATION
2726 E Fowler Ave, Tampa, FL 33612-6275
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1 - 10 of 72 reviews

Reviewed 6 November 2018 via mobile

I am the biggest lover of the First Watch restaurants, however this one needs a little work. I eat at First watch at least 3 times a week, but never this one. Today after ordering coffee I was given one cup only with no refill...More

Date of visit: November 2018
Thank russmarko
Reviewed 22 October 2018 via mobile

excellent food but smelly cups. great service and the food arrived fast. the thing is that the cups smelled like eggs... almost threw up.l

Date of visit: October 2018
Thank ambarferra4
Reviewed 19 September 2018

We tried to try out First Watch last year, but the 45 minute wait at the door dissuaded us from sticking around too much longer. Our usual location is on Causeway in Brandon, but there was a 60-minute wait. After seeing that we could place...More

Date of visit: September 2018
Thank DakotaDan23
Reviewed 26 August 2018 via mobile

Thank goodness for this place. My usual breakfast place seems to have gone to the dogs so imagine my delight to find this place. The service, food, venue and value were all top notch. I downloaded their app so that I might avoid some of...More

Date of visit: August 2018
Thank SimonR661
Reviewed 19 August 2018 via mobile

Had lunch here on a Saturday. Short wait of about 15 min which was worth it. Food is fresh, hot, tasty and very reasonably priced. I’ve eaten at a First Watch downtwon Tampa and has a great experience as well. Great healthy options in addition...More

Date of visit: August 2018
1  Thank ChgoJohn
Reviewed 21 June 2018 via mobile

Last visit was disappointing, so was this one. Used to be a place to relax and enjoy some different foods, now it is just another fast food joint. Hurry up and order, hurry up and eat so we can get some other fool in your...More

Date of visit: June 2018
Thank dcsteve56
Reviewed 3 April 2018

Met an old military friend here and had the best time. Our waitress was very friendly. The food came out just right and was delicious. I've eaten at a First Watch before but it was a first for the family. They all truly enjoyed their...More

Date of visit: March 2018
Thank MaeH4
Reviewed 1 April 2018 via mobile

If your looking for overpriced sandwiches with fancy mayo, this is your place. If you want a simple sandwich, forget going here.

Date of visit: March 2018
Thank sjrev
Reviewed 17 March 2018 via mobile

My boyfriend and I went here for breakfast the other morning. The food is delicious and the service is good - highly recommend!

Date of visit: March 2018
Thank kkijanka
Reviewed 14 January 2018 via mobile

This location is my fav. From Tampa. Tried the downtown and both tampa before. But this one is the best!!! If you want a good healthy choices this is your place to go. You might pay a little more that an average diner but definitely...More

Date of visit: January 2018
Thank Bratsch c
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angelamann73
29 September 2016|
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Response from Milton P |
Hi, I recommend to get there 8:45 am weekends are busy, I am not sure about reservations but you can try. Here you go the phone 813-975-1718. Enjoy
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    Service
  • Value
    Atmosphere
Average prices
US$10
Meals
Lunch, Brunch, Breakfast
Restaurant features
Takeout, Seating, Waitstaff, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible
Good for
Child-friendly, Kids, Groups
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: 2726 E Fowler Ave, Tampa, FL 33612-6275
  • Location: United States  >  Florida (FL)  >  Tampa
  • Phone Number: +1 813-975-1718
  • E-mail
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.
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