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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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“brunch” (90 reviews)
“crab cakes” (294 reviews)
“seafood” (445 reviews)
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American, Bar, Seafood, Vegetarian Friendly, Vegan Options, Gluten Free Options
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415 Atlantic Ave, Virginia Beach, VA 23451-3610
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Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Wait staff was superb. Seafood was fresh and very well prepared. My wife feel in love with the She Crab soup. I had the seafood in pasta with a Cajun cream sauce. Yes, please. We sat on the enclosed patio with a beautiful view of...More

Thank Gordie C
Reviewed 1 week ago

Went with family expecting another excellent meal, but alas, it was not to be. Orange crushes are awesome but still could not make the food better. I had a pound of steamed shrimp that came out warm and overcooked, not horrible but since I was...More

Thank STGVirginia
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

My wife and I came to Virginia Beach for the summer. Friends mentioned Waterman’s was their favorite restaurant on the beach. We gave it a try for my birthday. Wow, I am glad we did. I had the fried seafood plate and my wife, not...More

Thank Byron S
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

The seafood in this restaurant tasted so fresh and so delicious. The restaurant itself was pretty busy after 6 pm, but we got there right before the rush around 5 and only waited a few minutes when we left the wait was up to 45...More

Thank osdiana
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Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Nice restaurant very clean and close to the beach. We have a tuna and fish on the day But I am not happy because have not taste . The service is great . El restaurante es bien agradable El servicio bueno La comida nada especial

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Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

The patio was very very loud. We moved to another table and It was louder. We moved inside and had a great meal. Terrell was a lot of fun as our waiter. It was much quieter as well. Desserts were wonderful.

Thank Larry V
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Waterman's has a wide selection of local seafood as well as other delicious temptations. I had a crab cake sandwich with an aioli that was over the top. You can enjoy libations of all the normal sorts or partake of an Orange Crush that will...More

Thank Wermuth
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Went for dinner and we were not disappointed. Our waitress, Katelyn was very good and super friendly recommended a few beers for hubby to try and then told us where we could go to sample some more of their beers on Norfolk road. I had...More

Thank Victoria F
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

We went to Waterman's Surfside Grill this past Friday with a group of 38 as part of a weekend wedding celebration. Not only were we impressed with food and view from the restaurant, but the server as well. Waiting on a group of 38; all...More

Thank Katie N
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Best crab cakes that I’ve had in a long time. Everyone in the family loved their meals as well (fish tacos and kids fish). My kids did not like the kids crush. I had the adult crush and it was too strong for my liking....More

Thank jprkcr97
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Jeff S
27 October 2017|
Response from Erich G |
Mon-Thur--11 PM Fri.-Sat--2AM
Jean H
18 September 2017|
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Response from bachman2016 | Reviewed this property |
yes they're open year-round allowing for holidays etc.
Julian K
8 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
Groups, Local cuisine, Special Occasion Dining, Business meetings, View, Kids, Child-friendly, Bar Scene
Open Hours
9:00 AM - 11:00 PM
11:00 AM - 11:00 PM
11:00 AM - 11:00 PM
11:00 AM - 11:00 PM
11:00 AM - 11:00 PM
11:00 AM - 2:00 AM
11:00 AM - 2:00 AM
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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