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Waterman's Surfside Grille

415 Atlantic Ave, Virginia Beach, VA 23451-3610
+1 757-428-3644
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  • Excellent60%
  • Very good29%
  • Average8%
  • Poor2%
  • Terrible1%
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“crab cakes” (293 reviews)
“seafood” (458 reviews)
“signature drink” (64 reviews)
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American, Bar, Seafood, Vegetarian Friendly, Vegan Options, Gluten Free Options
$$ - $$$
415 Atlantic Ave, Virginia Beach, VA 23451-3610
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Reviewed 27 January 2017 via mobile

Only went for an early lunch sat in the outdoor covered area. Had a lot of fun, crab soup was great and the hummus platter was plentiful. Can't wait to go back and try more stuff.

Thank Danielle1636
Reviewed 26 January 2017

The menu provides an excellent selection of choices in an arguably affordable price range given the quality of the meal coupled with the top service and nice atmosphere. Servers made great selections and provided their honest and personal recommendations with the patron's interests in mind...More

Thank 484denisek
Reviewed 20 January 2017

Wonderfully fresh seafood served in a friendly atmosphere. You can't go wrong here. Prices are moderate.

Thank Tootser0803
Reviewed 20 January 2017

I love Waterman's Surfside Grille on the oceanfront - Great food, great service, great location & great view!..Walking distance to anyone visiting and centrally located for us locals and valet parking takes any worry of finding a parking spot to this popular eatery out of...More

Thank bill b
Reviewed 19 January 2017

I enjoy good seafood, that is the problem, good and seafood don't always go together. Too often it is over cooked, over spiced and too long frozen. That isn't the case with Waterman's. The food is wonderful and servers are friendly. The only complaint I...More

Thank Jim H
Reviewed 19 January 2017

The décor is coastal contemporary and the view is great for watching both people and waves! Food.....excellent! Try the shrimp and grits for brunch! And the service? Always seem to have staff that is friendly and efficient. Love this place!

Thank Mary F
Reviewed 18 January 2017 via mobile

We went for lunch in October and absolutely loved it! The atmosphere is wonderful, the service was great and the food was fantastic! All of our meals were delicious, but I would highly recommend the hush puppies and the key lime pie. Three of us...More

Thank Beth B
Reviewed 18 January 2017 via mobile

We stopped here for a late lunch and we are glad we did. Our waitress Madeline welcomed us and did a great job. I had the fish tacos, one tuna and one flounder. They were as good as any I have had anywhere. My wife...More

Thank 20Sherman
Reviewed 18 January 2017 via mobile

We got crab cakes and seafood plates and it was great. We also got a famous orange crush and it was delicious.

Thank rlr00
Reviewed 18 January 2017

Great food, great atmosphere and service! We live in Virginia Beach and frequent year round. I have never had a bad meal.

Thank 557debral
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Jeff S
27 October 2017|
Response from Erich G |
Mon-Thur--11 PM Fri.-Sat--2AM
Jean H
17 September 2017|
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Response from bachman2016 | Reviewed this property |
yes they're open year-round allowing for holidays etc.
Julian K
7 November 2016|
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Response from Courtney B | Property representative |
That's correct! We are closed on Thanksgiving Day and Christmas Day so our staff can spend time with their families :) Enjoy your holiday!
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
US$12 - US$25
Brunch, Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Parking Available, Valet Parking, Highchairs Available, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Takeout, Reservations, Outdoor Seating, Private Dining, Seating, Waitstaff, Street Parking, Television, Wheelchair Accessible, Accepts American Express, Accepts Mastercard, Accepts Visa, Accepts Discover, Accepts Credit Cards
Good for
Local cuisine, Special Occasion Dining, Groups, Bar Scene, View, Child-friendly, Business meetings, Kids
Open Hours
9:00 a.m. - 11:00 p.m.
11:00 a.m. - 11:00 p.m.
11:00 a.m. - 11:00 p.m.
11:00 a.m. - 11:00 p.m.
11:00 a.m. - 11:00 p.m.
11:00 a.m. - 2:00 a.m.
11:00 a.m. - 2:00 a.m.
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 415 Atlantic Ave, Virginia Beach, VA 23451-3610
  • Location: United States  >  Virginia (VA)  >  Virginia Beach>  > Northeast Virginia Beach
  • Neighbourhood: Northeast Virginia Beach
  • Phone Number: +1 757-428-3644
Waterman's Surfside Grille captures a slice of coastal living for the true flavor of Virginia Beach! Family owned and operated since 1981, Waterman's serves only the freshest seafood, steaks, and ribs. Serving lunch and dinner daily and brunch on Sundays, we offer indoor and outdoor dining overlooking the ocean, as well as a patio boardwalk bar. It's not a trip to Waterman's without a taste of our signature She Crab Soup and Original Orange Crush cocktail!
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