August 4, 2022

Turn up the heat this summer with new seasonal menu offerings from First Watch


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BRADENTON, Fla., June 06, 2022 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) — As summer returns with warm sunny days, First Watch – the nation’s leading daytime dining concept – is inviting diners to embrace the heat with a new menu dishes inspired by the season, bursting with flavor and zest. Boasting two savory versions of brunch classics that celebrate authentic Mexican protein, share-worthy muffin cakes, and a fresh juice packed with summer’s favorite, watermelon, this seasonal menu is sure to have the whole family to eat and soak up the sun at their local. First watch this summer.

“Over the years, our customers have shown us their adventurous side by trying new ingredients and flavors, which is why I’m thrilled to give two of my favorite Mexican proteins – chorizo ​​and barbacoa – the attention they deserve on this seasonal menu,” said Chef Shane Schaibly, Senior Vice President of Culinary Strategy at First Watch. “Each has a unique flavor that requires the right balance of acid and fat. to really shine, and brunch staples like eggs and cheese do the trick as perfect counterparts. Of course, we also wanted to make sure guests had something sweet to enjoy, and treats like our Blueberry Muffin Top Griddle Cakes or the refreshing Watermelon Wake-Up Drink Juice help complete this menu which is guaranteed to be as fresh as the season.

First Watch’s summer menu selections are available nationwide* through August 14 and include:

  • Barbacoa Quesadilla Benedict – Two barbacoa quesadillas prepared quesabirria style, topped with cage-free poached eggs and covered with our Vera Cruz Hollandaise, ranchero sauce and green onions. Served with seasoned black beans topped with homemade pico de gallo.
  • HaciendaHacienda – Chorizo, red pepper and hash brown potatoes topped with two cageless eggs any style, Cheddar and Monterey Jack, spicy ketchup, drizzle of lime cream, fresh mashed avocado and green onions.
  • Blueberry Muffin Griddle Cakes – Three homemade baked blueberry cinnamon streusel muffin tops topped with warm mixed berry compote, fresh blueberries, strawberries, blackberries, homemade granola and cinnamon powdered sugar.

From the juice bar:

  • watermelon alarm clock – Watermelon, pineapple, lime and mint.

First Watch’s new seasonal menu items are available for a limited time alongside its robust menu of breakfast, brunch and lunch favorites at most locations nationwide for pickup, delivery and delivery. catering service. To place an order or join a digital waitlist, customers can visit FirstWatch.com or download the First Watch app available for Apple iOS and Android.

First Watch is open for breakfast, brunch and lunch seven days a week from 7 a.m. to 2:30 p.m. For more information on First Watch, its seasonal menu offerings, or to find the nearest restaurant , visit firstwatch.com.

*Not available in the Tampa Bay area

About the first watchFirst Watch is an award-winning daytime dining concept serving cooked-to-order breakfast, brunch and lunch using fresh ingredients. The recipient of hundreds of local ‘Best Breakfast’ and ‘Best Brunch’ accolades, First Watch’s chef-led menu includes elevated executions of classic dishes as well as First Watch specialties such as the vitamin-rich Quinoa Power Bowl®. protein, Farm Stand breakfast tacos, Avocado Toast, Chickichanga, Morning Meditation (pressed daily on site), Vodka Kale Tonic and its famous Million Dollar Bacon. In 2022, First Watch received a highly sought-after MenuMasters honor from Nation’s Restaurant News for its seasonal braised short rib omelet, and it was honored with ADP’s coveted Culture at Work Award. In 2021, First Watch was recognized as FSR Magazine’s Best Menu and Fastest Growing Full-Service Restaurant Chain based on unit growth. There are more than 440 First Watch restaurants in 28 states, and the restaurant concept is majority-owned by Advent International, one of the world’s largest private equity firms. For more information, visit www.firstwatch.com.

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With spicy chorizo, red pepper and potato hash topped with two cage-free eggs any style, cheddar and monterey jack, spicy ketchup, a drizzle of lime cream , freshly mashed avocado and scallions, First Watch’s new Hacienda Hash is now available through August 14 as part of the Daytime Dinning concept’s latest seasonally inspired menu.

Source: First Watch Restaurant Group, Inc.