Surfside Grille

Virginia Beach, VA

Scope of Work:

  • We've done work for Waterman's in some capacity for nearly 15 years—ever since their very first Orange Crush was served! Including artwork purchasing during it's full redesign ten years ago. Waterman's is one of our favorite clients and always keep things fun and innovative.

  • FF&E purchasing including lighting, fabrics and furnishings

  • Coordinate and help oversea project management of interior and exterior projects to include: design and implementation of raised fireplace, fabrics, lighting and paint colors throughout, new Atlantic Ocean/Boardwalk facing facade and pergola

  • Branding and identity design to include logo, in-house marketing, apparel design and social media, including in-restaurant gift boutique, The Beach Nut, promo videos

Project 03

Branding • Concept Design • Project Management • Apparel Design • Artwork

Exterior Rehab:

  • Focus: to minimize ocean facing building facade from being dominated by awnings and to make the restaurant look more welcoming, while maintaining a timeless feel.


  • Install a pergola and linear cedar planter boxes to help maintain the spill over of plants while keeping the ocean views unobstructed throughout. 

  • Upgraded exterior lighting for more building prominence at night. 


Prior Renovation work in 2010:

Involved with artwork purchasing, lighting, finishes and project management in partnership with ManhasDesign.com, Fort Lauderdale, FL