First Watch

3.5 stars 3.5 out of 5 3 ratings
$Breakfast, Cafe, Lunch
50% of 2 votes say it's Celiac friendly

6768 Perimeter Loop Road, Dublin, OH 43017 Directions

(614) 799-2774
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    Not celiac
    4 rating
    1 year ago

    They worked really well with my gluten-free requests. Good breakfast.

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    Celiac
    1 rating Not celiac friendly
    2 years ago

    No separate GF menu. They hand you a paper list describing every item on the menu that you have to sift through for whether or not the dish is safe. Server completely unaware what the term GF or condition celiac even meant, unable to describe if they can take precautions for patrons with allergy. Brought my omelet out with a bread roll on the plate. Had to send it back. Server laughed when he brought out my dish for the second time saying "I almost forgot and put bread on it again!" Not safe for celiacs. Won't return. Won't ever risk going here again.

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    Celiac
    5 rating
    5 days ago

    300 Cherokee Blvd #130, Chattanooga, TN 37405

    Does not have a separate gluten free menu, but our server Trisha was GF and sat down and went over every item on the menu that is gluten free. She said all of their ingredients are all contained separately to prevent cross contamination. They have a separate toaster for GF bread. Any egg dishes/omelettes/frittata on the menu can be made GF simply by not ordering the English muffin that normal comes with. She also said everyone is very cautious when it comes to food allergies and will wash hands, change gloves, clean equipment, etc. I was super impressed and Trisha was an amazing server!

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    Not celiac
    5 rating
    1 week ago

    6109 Glenwood Ave, Raleigh, NC 27612

    Eaten here many time and have never gotten sick. Menu states power bowls and salad dressings are all gluten free. Udi's bread is available so sandwiches and toast can be made GF.

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    Celiac
    5 rating Celiac friendly
    1 week ago

    8280 Osceola Polk Line Rd, Davenport, FL 33896

    Food is healthy and delicious. Staff understands gluten-free eating quite well.

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    4 rating Celiac friendly
    1 week ago

    1703 #B05 Palm Beach Lakes Blvd., West Palm Beach, FL 33401

    Limited gluten free options but my waitress was knowledgeable about menu suggestions for no cross contamination. She asked if I was celiac and was also training a new waitress to do the same. The staff is well trained for gluten free/celiac friendly meals. Also, gluten free bread was available for NO EXTRA CHARGE!

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    Not celiac
    4 rating
    2 weeks ago

    3879 Lebanon Pike, Hermitage, TN 37076

    The food is great, and they offer GF bread. However, they do not have a GF menu and the staff tend to be rather uninformed about options.

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    Not celiac
    5 rating
    2 weeks ago

    2800 West 53rd Street, Fairway, KS 66205

    They have always been super accommodating to my GF issues.

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    Celiac
    5 rating Celiac friendly
    3 weeks ago

    742 N. New Ballas Road, Creve Coeur, MO 63141

    Wonderful food, great service, and no problems accommodating dietary needs. Tip: Don’t eat the GF bread if you’re celiac, as it’s toasted alongside the regular bread. Other than that, this is a very Celiac friendly place to eat!

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    Not celiac
    3 rating
    1 month ago

    6109 Glenwood Ave, Raleigh, NC 27612

    Staff are accommodating dining-in. Another time I ordered the same dish I had previously & asked for no toast. I was disappointed the toast was right on top of the food.

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    Celiac
    4 rating
    1 month ago

    520 Tampa Street, Tampa, FL 33602

    Went to First Watch for breakfast. I ordered the country skillet. Asked our waitress of potatoes are GF. She went and asked and said yes they were. No reactions. The s was my second visit. After telling my waitress I am allergic, she checked w the chef each time. First time ordered the ham and gruyere omelette. No reactions. Def will return.

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    Celiac
    4 rating Celiac friendly
    1 month ago

    1222 S 71st St B, Omaha, NE 68106

    My server was very accommodating and answered all my questions (I didn’t have too many as I already had specific dishes in mind). They have gluten free bread that is stored apart from the regular bread but all the bread is placed into the same toaster. (This is the reason for 4/5 stars instead of 5/5) I substituted my bread for fruit with my hash dish. Excellent food, did not get sick and felt confidence in the wait staff to properly accommodate me.

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    Celiac
    2 rating Not celiac friendly
    1 month ago

    77 W Mitchell Hammock Rd, Oviedo, FL 32765

    Ate here at my family’s choice. The server was politely informed me that cross contamination was possible for all menu items. I ordered the item the server deemed safest - quinoa kale bowl. Still got sick from cross contamination. Server was not helpful in providing accommodations.

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    Celiac
    1 rating Not celiac friendly
    2 months ago

    6109 Glenwood Ave, Raleigh, NC 27612

    The host told me they do not have a gluten free menu when requested then said, “we don’t really do that.” Our waitress told me she was unable to provide me any information. I requested she ask the chef and she came back out and said the chef recommended I order what I would guess to be gluten free. One of my worst eating out experiences.

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    Celiac
    1 rating Not celiac friendly
    2 months ago

    812 E Big Beaver Rd, Troy, MI 48083

    I ordered an omelette with fruit and GF bread ( not toasted ). I ended up very sick from there unfortunately!! I won’t go again.

  • User profile picture thumbnail
    Celiac
    5 rating
    2 months ago

    3017 Daniels Rd, Winter Garden, FL 34787

    Fantastic breakfast! Many gluten free options and the service was excellent. I highly recommend this restaurant.

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    Celiac
    1 rating Not celiac friendly
    3 months ago

    9600 Main Street, Suite S, Fairfax, VA 22031

    So little food on their menu for gluten free needs. If you want you’re wanting more then eggs! And waitresses are rude and tend to give you an attitude if you discuss gluten free options.

  • User profile picture thumbnail
    Celiac
    5 rating
    3 months ago

    812 E Big Beaver Rd, Troy, MI 48083

    Staff is very friendly and helpful when making sure your order is gluten free. Food is awesome!

  • User profile picture thumbnail
    Celiac
    4 rating
    3 months ago

    1568 Bella Cruz Drive, Lady Lake, FL 32159

    Several GF choices, but the chain switched from corn tortillas to a wheat/corn blend. I used to love the breakfast tacos. Now I can only have the fillings.

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    Not celiac
    4 rating
    3 months ago

    31 Wynnewood Rd, Wynnewood, PA 19096

    Food really tasty. GF bread. I’m not celiac, so I’m not sure about cross-contamination.

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    Celiac
    5 rating Celiac friendly
    3 months ago

    3402 Technological Avenue, Orlando, FL 32817

    They have lots of gluten free options plus gluten free toast. The only thing you’ll miss out on are the pancakes and waffles, but they have a great menu so it’s not a big deal. However, they don’t have a gluten free menu, but they might hand you a useless allergen list which pretty much says nothing is gluten free because most of the dishes come with bread which can be substituted for gluten free bread, so just ignore it and talk to the waitress instead.

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    Celiac
    5 rating
    3 months ago

    201 S Hurstbourne Pkwy, Louisville, KY 40222

    Has gf options as well as gf toast

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    Celiac
    4 rating
    3 months ago

    6320 Capital Blvd Suite 130, Raleigh, NC 27616

    The staff was knowledgeable. There is a dedicated toaster for GF bread (with a sign by the regular toaster that says not to put in GF bread). No official GF menu, but they have a less formal printout from 2015 of the main options. It was a bit out of date but with the help of the server, I could order. I feel fine as of now (about 30 minutes after eating). There are multiple locations.

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    Celiac
    5 rating
    3 months ago

    16455 N. Scottsdale Rd #107, Scottsdale, AZ 85254

    The First Watch team was most helpful — the restaurant (I believe all locations) offer Udi’s gluten-free bread — and they WILL make French toast using be bread. The kitchen is NOT gluten-free, so there is cross-contamination risk for those with Celiac, but the team was knowledge and ready to work with us. Would definitely go back!

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    Celiac
    4 rating
    3 months ago

    1222 S 71st St B, Omaha, NE 68106

    There is not a separate gluten free menu, but the manager and staff were very accommodating to all of my questions. They mark the order sheet super well so everyone in the kitchen knows you have a gluten allergy. I have Celiac, felt safe eating here, and did not get sick.

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    Celiac
    4 rating
    4 months ago

    8280 Osceola Polk Line Rd, Davenport, FL 33896

    They do not have a dedicated toaster, but do offer gf bread. I had the Farmhouse Hash and it was amazing. Staff answered questions and seemed knowledgeable. There were several options for gf. Nima sensor tested my meal safe.

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    5 rating Celiac friendly
    4 months ago

    304 Olson Dr, Papillion, NE 68046

    This place has extremely friendly staff. They don’t have a GF menu, but are willing to accommodate gluten free. They have gluten free bread for toast and sandwiches.

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    Celiac
    2 rating
    4 months ago

    7091 College Parkway, Ft. Myers, FL 33907

    They have gluten free bread but NOT a toaster to toast it without contaminating it. Not really sure who eats bread not toasted at breakfast. Other than that, food was ok. But the bacon is the worst. Totally microwave bacon.

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    Celiac
    5 rating Celiac friendly
    4 months ago

    312 Mid Rivers Center, St Peters, MO 63376

    Staff is very knowledgeable. I recommend using their App to reserve a table ahead of time, they are always busy :-) Awesome food and great service.

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    Not celiac
    1 rating
    4 months ago

    8104 East 68th Street, Tulsa, OK 74133

    I agree with the other reviews of cross contamination. Ate there this morning and I’m having a reactions.

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    Not celiac
    1 rating
    4 months ago

    812 E Big Beaver Rd, Troy, MI 48083

    They make it very clear when you order that they don’t guarantee against cross-contamination and you are responsible for the risk. We didn’t stay.

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    Celiac
    5 rating
    4 months ago

    812 E Big Beaver Rd, Troy, MI 48083

    Yum! Several choices and knowledgeable staff. They’ll write up an “allergy ticket” and make sure that gloves are swapped. Download the app to get in line digitally... there’s always a wait!

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    Not celiac
    3 rating Not celiac friendly
    5 months ago

    1648 Bruce B. Downs Blvd., Wesley Chapel, FL 33543

    Toaster for udis bread is the same toaster for all bread. If you are celiac or have allergies know they do not have a designated toaster. Food is good for those who are casual gf diners though.

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    Celiac
    5 rating
    5 months ago

    1130 Town and Country Crossing Dr, Town and Country, MO 63017

    First Watch recently added GF bread to their menu, opening up more choices.

  • User profile picture thumbnail
    Celiac
    4 rating Celiac friendly
    6 months ago

    4316 US Hwy 98 N #200, Lakeland, FL 33810

    Gluten free bread, will cook on separate space, very aware and knowledgeable staff

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    Not celiac
    5 rating
    6 months ago

    812 E Big Beaver Rd, Troy, MI 48083

    They have a great breakfast menu with gf and df options. They also have gf toast.

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    Celiac
    4 rating Celiac friendly
    7 months ago

    12070 Jefferson Ave #1810, Newport News, VA 23606

    good food and the waitress was very aware of the gf options. they now have gf bread but not a separate toaster. it's a great place to grab brunch.

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    5 rating
    7 months ago

    6109 Glenwood Ave, Raleigh, NC 27612

    The pancakes are gluten freeeee and made on a dedicated stove!! Great staff, knowledgeable and willing to change any order to accommodate.

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    Celiac
    4 rating
    7 months ago

    7091 College Parkway, Ft. Myers, FL 33907

    Cute trendy place. They had gluten free toast which was nice to have for breakfast. If you are ordering a kids meal, make sure to say no garnishes on the plate. I spent time picking off parsley and green onion pieces from my daughter's eggs.

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    Celiac
    1 rating
    7 months ago

    12040 Blue Valley Parkway, Overland Park, KS 66213

    Limited options and staff is not knowledgeable. Can’t even eat their dressings.

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    Celiac
    4 rating
    7 months ago

    192 Riverside Ave, Downtown, FL 32202

    Even if you get GF bread, it is toasted in a contaminated toaster. The rest of the food was good.

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    Not celiac
    5 rating
    7 months ago

    192 Riverside Ave, Downtown, FL 32202

    Stopped here in March 2018 and had a great breakfast. They can sub gf bread (at no charge!) on any breakfast or lunch. Seem to have a good handle on server and kitchen training. Would be nice to see gf pancakes or waffles. I had the vegetarian skillet w eggs and my husband had the quinoa bowl (he was not very excited). Neither of us had issues. The home fries are awesome and very fresh. Great brunch drink options.

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    Not celiac
    4 rating
    7 months ago

    3265 West Market Street, Fairlawn, OH 44333

    Not one hundred percent a gluten free facility, but they have gluten free toast (Udi's) and are willing to work with you if you let them know about your allergy! Their dishes are delicious!

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    1 rating
    8 months ago

    8383 S. Tamiami Trail, Sarasota, FL 34238

    They offer GF toast but toast it in the same toaster as regular bread. No GF pancakes. Wife ordered salad to be GF - brought salad with a big piece of bread on top. Inordeee sandwich on sourdough but it came on a hamburger bun - not accommodating server

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    Celiac
    5 rating
    8 months ago

    2701 D. Parker Rd., Ste 300, Round Rock, TX 78681

    tasty & healthy. I had green juice, an omlette & udi's gf toast.

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    Celiac
    5 rating Not celiac friendly
    8 months ago

    520 Tampa Street, Tampa, FL 33602

    Absolutely fantastic and great breakfast spot. Items on menu marked GF, wait staff was extremely knowledgeable and accommodating. Went there 3 days in a row. GF toast was delicious too.

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    Celiac
    3 rating
    8 months ago

    13186 North Dale Mabry, Tampa, FL 33618

    This place is hit and miss. I received gluten-free food with toast on it, croutons on the salad and who knows what else the few times I’ve become ill from eating there. If you stick with the eggs and fruit and they remember not to put toast on it you’ll be fine.

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    3 rating
    8 months ago

    2425 W. State Road 434, Longwood, FL 32779

    I’ve eaten here a lot for breakfast, and I substitute the toast for fruit, no problems. They pride themselves on the menu for preparing things “off the line” if you notify them of food allergies. Last time, however, I was served my GF omelette with huge pieces of bread laying on top of it. I repeated to the server that I had celiac disease also known as an ALLERGY and that I couldn’t eat what was given to me, I then watched them go back to the kitchen and re-plate the omelette. I had to explain that I would be very sick if I ate that because it had touched bread. They remade it and comped my meal. Pretty unnerving, but perhaps it was just the Altamonte location. I’ll have to be careful now.

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    Celiac
    5 rating Celiac friendly
    8 months ago

    16455 N. Scottsdale Rd #107, Scottsdale, AZ 85254

    Amber our waitress was an expert at knowing what to do when someone has celiac! The kitchen is celiac friendly! Loved the bowls!!!

  • User profile picture thumbnail
    Celiac
    5 rating Celiac friendly
    9 months ago

    1950-15 E Greyhound Pass, Carmel, IN 46032

    Several times can be made gluten free if you talk to a manager. Stress your intolerance and they will get it right.

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    5 rating
    9 months ago

    16455 N. Scottsdale Rd #107, Scottsdale, AZ 85254

    Love this place. The quinoa bowls are gluten-free and delicious. There are only two choices, one breakfast & one lunch, but they are both amazing so who cares? Their kale tonic is the best in town. But even better is that they have gluten-free bread now! It is just Udi’s so I wasn’t going in with high expectations, but it was grilled to PERFECTION! I am very gluten sensitive & have never gotten sick eating here.

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    5 rating
    9 months ago

    21210 St. Andrews Blvd. #15A, Boca Raton, FL 33433

    Was a little hesitant from the reviews on here but this place is AWESOME! No up charge for gluten free bread. I got the egg sandwich on gluten free bread with a side of the million dollar bacon and everything was delicious. Definitely going back!!!

Categories

  • Breakfast
  • Cafe
  • Lunch
Monday
7 am - 2:30 pm
Tuesday
7 am - 2:30 pm
Wednesday
7 am - 2:30 pm
Thursday
7 am - 2:30 pm
Friday
7 am - 2:30 pm
Saturday
7 am - 2:30 pm
Sunday
7 am - 2:30 pm

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