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First Watch

) #8 of 54 Restaurants in Mequon €€ - €€€ American, Cafe, Healthy
11032 N Port Washington Rd, Mequon, WI 53092-5009
+1 262-518-0028
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Overview
  • Excellent59%
  • Very good25%
  • Average13%
  • Poor2%
  • Terrible1%
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“lunch” (15 reviews)
“hash” (4 reviews)
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CUISINES
American, Cafe, Healthy, Vegan Options, Gluten Free Options, Vegetarian Friendly
PRICE
€€ - €€€
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LOCATION
11032 N Port Washington Rd, Mequon, WI 53092-5009
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1 - 10 of 68 reviews

Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Absolutely adore the seasonal items - this summer's items no exception. I am hooked on the heirloom tomato & burrata toast and strawberry splash. My son had the lemon ricotta pancakes which featured strawberries and was perfect with the strawberry splash. Their coffee is wonderfully...More

Thank KG2121
Cassi C, Guest Relations Manager at First Watch, responded to this reviewResponded 2 weeks ago

Thanks for the great review! We're happy to hear that you loved our Heirloom Tomato & Burrata Toast and experienced excellent service as well. We can't wait to see you again soon!

Reviewed 3 weeks ago

This was first time here. The business has been there for several years. Long story short, the service was substandard. After wait staff (perhaps 6 on the floor) pasiing us multiple times after being seated I returned to the host who explained our waitrss was...More

Thank Dave B
Cassi C, Guest Relations Manager at First Watch, responded to this reviewResponded 2 weeks ago

Thanks for giving us a try, Dave! We're happy to hear you enjoyed your meal but are sorry that you experienced poor service during your visit with us. We take our food and service very seriously so it is upsetting to hear that this is...More

Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

This review is going to be short because there's only one word to describe this place, excellent! Great service, great tasting food and a very nice atmosphere. The menu has the standards for breakfast and slight twist on standard breakfasts. The waffle is light, fluffy...More

Thank Alarke
Reviewed 30 May 2017

I've become a frequent regular to this local café. I have to admit from window shopping, I thought they'd be too healthy for me.... boy was I wrong. You can get it all here and balance the good, the bad with the crazy good. If...More

Thank Jean M
Cassi C, Guest Relations Manager at First Watch, responded to this reviewResponded 31 May 2017

Thanks so much, Jean! We're happy to hear you enjoy the variety our menu has to offer and that you had a wonderful experience with us. We can't wait to see you again soon!

Reviewed 24 May 2017

Had lunch with my sister after having shopped in the area! Very busy! But worth the wait..which really wasn't that long. Manager came to greet us and to let us know in advance, that the kitchen was running a little behind so there might be...More

Thank zevasmom11365
Cassi C, Guest Relations Manager at First Watch, responded to this reviewResponded 26 May 2017

Thanks for the great review! We're happy to hear that you experienced prompt service and that you both enjoyed your meals with us. We can't wait to see you again soon!

Reviewed 10 May 2017

Great lunch last week with a friend. Been here before and had to return. 1/2 Turkey/avocado sandwich and chicken salad was really good. Good, friendly service. Open for breakfast and lunch, closes at 2 PM.

Thank 24trips
Cassi C, Guest Relations Manager at First Watch, responded to this reviewResponded 12 May 2017

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

Reviewed 26 April 2017 via mobile

Sorry the sandwich is half eaten I was so hungry before I sat down after a fasting that I couldn't resist. The sandwich is the Croque Madame and it was absolutely one of my favorite sandwiches of all time! I'm a huge fan of sandwiches...More

1  Thank nich0leu
Cassi C, Guest Relations Manager at First Watch, responded to this reviewResponded 28 April 2017

Thanks for the great review! We're happy to hear that you loved our Croque Madame and had a wonderful experience with us. We can't wait to see you again soon!

Reviewed 20 April 2017

First Watch offers a consistent fresh breakfast served in a very friendly way . I love the steel cut oatmeal loaded with fresh bananas , nuts, low fat milk and brown sugar on the side. This is also served with a fresh large muffin of...More

1  Thank 570maryellen
Cassi C, Guest Relations Manager at First Watch, responded to this reviewResponded 21 April 2017

Thanks for the great review! We're happy to hear that you love our Steel-Cut Oatmeal and enjoy the atmosphere of our restaurant. We can't wait to see you again soon!

Reviewed 2 March 2017

This place has changed and not for the better. I got the biscuits and gravy. the presentation was unappealing, the gravy flavorless and barely there This used to be a got to decadent breakfast. I would get it with the hubby. I don't think I...More

Thank funmidwestmom
Cassi C, Guest Relations Manager at First Watch, responded to this reviewResponded 6 March 2017

Thank you for your recent visit and for this feedback. We're very sorry that you are disappointed in our recent changes and that you did not enjoy your Biscuits & Gravy. We take our food and service very seriously so it is upsetting to hear...More

Reviewed 21 December 2016

Enjoyed another lunch with family at First Watch, Mequon. Great variety of delicious menu choices--breakfast for lunch too, why not?? Great for families, kids welcome. Reservations for 8 or more accepted. Sunday lunch time very busy, so get there early and wait a bit. Friendly...More

1  Thank 24trips
Cassi C, Guest Relations Manager at First Watch, responded to this reviewResponded 23 December 2016

Awesome!! We are so thrilled you had another enjoyable lunch with your family at First Watch! Thanks so much for your visits and we look forward to seeing you again!

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Restaurant Details

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  • Food
    Service
  • Value
    Atmosphere
Average prices
US$10
Meals
Brunch, Breakfast, Lunch
Restaurant features
Takeout, Seating, Waitstaff, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible
Good for
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: 11032 N Port Washington Rd, Mequon, WI 53092-5009
  • Location: United States  >  Wisconsin (WI)  >  Mequon
  • Phone Number: +1 262-518-0028
  • 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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