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Waterman's Surfside Grille

$$ - $$$
Northeast Virginia Beach
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415 Atlantic Ave, Virginia Beach, VA 23451-3610
+1 757-428-3644
Today
11:00 - 02:00
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Hours:
Sun 09:00 - 23:00
Mon - Thu 11:00 - 23:00
Fri - Sat 11:00 - 02:00
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Virginia Beach, Virginia
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7 reviews
6 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 3 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed yesterday NEW

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 the equation! Over the years i've eaten and/or had drinks there many times and never... More 

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Thank bill b
Virginia Beach, Virginia
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8 reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 3 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 days ago NEW

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 ever had was one time of under cooked tuna...a lot of people prefer it that... More 

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Thank Jim H
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4 reviews
3 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 days ago NEW

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!

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Thank Mary F
Virginia Beach, Virginia
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3 reviews
3 restaurant reviews
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 3 days ago NEW 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 shared a piece and loved it! Thank goodness I don't live closer or I'd be... More 

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Thank Beth B
Lake Geneva, Wisconsin
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38 reviews
35 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 14 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 3 days ago NEW 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 had the crab ripper and loved it. This place is a must visit if you... More 

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Thank 20Sherman
Danville, Virginia
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4 reviews
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 3 days ago NEW via mobile

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

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Thank rlr00
Virginia Beach, Virginia
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13 reviews
9 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 3 days ago NEW

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

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Thank 557debral
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13 reviews
3 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 9 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 3 days ago NEW via mobile

They were awesome. No filler and ever so satisfying. It would be hard to find any better. Also served with creamy mashed potatoes

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Thank P W
Virginia Beach
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5 reviews
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 3 days ago NEW

Great atmosphere, friendly staff, awesome food & the best orange crush in town! Spent many afternoons sat with friends watching people on the beach, surfers & the occasional dolphin!

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Thank Paul L
Virginia Beach, Virginia
2 reviews
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 3 days ago NEW via mobile

Our annual office Christmas party was at The Attic, a private room overlooking the ocean inside Watermans. The lunch buffet was delicious, passed appetizers plentiful, and the team's service excellent. So excellent, I booked a business buffet dinner with them for 85 people at the end of January!

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
    Service
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
  • Value
    4 of 5 bubbles
    Atmosphere
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
Average prices
US$12 - US$25
Cuisine
American, Bar, Seafood, Gluten Free Options
Meals
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, Free Wifi, Accepts Discover
Good for
View, Business meetings, Bar Scene, Special Occasion Dining, Groups, Local cuisine, Kids, Child-friendly
Open Hours
Sunday
09:00 - 23:00
Monday
11:00 - 23:00
Tuesday
11:00 - 23:00
Wednesday
11:00 - 23:00
Thursday
11:00 - 23:00
Friday
11:00 - 02:00
Saturday
11:00 - 02:00
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
Description
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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Typical questions asked:
  • Do you have gluten-free options?
  • Is there a dress code?
  • Do you allow dogs on the outdoor patio?