Thomas Becher, APR
Waterfront restaurant a centerpiece of Sheraton hotel renovations
NORFOLK, Va. – (August 2, 2018) – At one of Norfolk’s newest restaurants the view is almost as good as the food.
With its fresh take on classic Southern seafood as well as tasty small plates, inventive cocktails and more, Waterside Seafood Company, located in the newly renovated Sheraton Norfolk Waterside Hotel, offers sweeping views of the Elizabeth River – the perfect backdrop to dine and unwind.
Waterside Seafood Company restaurant is open for breakfast, lunch and dinner from 6 a.m. to 1 a.m. to accommodate everyone from early risers to late-night snackers. Breakfast is served daily from 6-11 a.m., lunch from 11 a.m.- 5 p.m., dinner from 5-10 p.m. and late-night from 10 p.m.-1 a.m.
Up to 100 guests can dine on the restaurant’s waterfront patio or in the dining room with floor-to-ceiling windows, warm wood floors and upholstered club chairs where harbor views take center stage.
The menu ranges from she crab soup and a soft-shell blue crab BLT sandwich to main courses that include Chef’s Classic Bouillabaisse, crab-stuffed flounder filet, Chesapeake Bay jumbo lump crab cakes, pecan-crusted grouper filet and much more. Landlubbers will enjoy Waterside Seafood Company’s Cowboy Steak as well as chicken and pasta dishes. All meals are complemented by hand-crafted cocktails and local craft beers on tap as well as decadent desserts.
Dinner specials are availably nightly Sundays through Thursdays.
For lighter fare and lunch, choose from a selection of seasonal salads, tasty sandwiches and shareable small plates, with choices from peel ‘n eat shrimp and fried calamari to Oysters Norfolk and fried green tomatoes.
For those with limited time, Waterside Seafood Company offers the Express Lunch, served Monday through Friday from 11 a.m. to 2 p.m. featuring a variety of hearty sandwiches and salads for $11.95, including tea or lemonade.
“Complementing our one-of-a-kind view is a menu that pays tribute to Norfolk’s maritime food, history and culture,” said Chef Steve Eda. “People feel a sense of renewal being on the water, and that’s something beautiful we can give them alongside some wonderful food and drinks.”
The restaurant, at 777 Waterside Drive, caps a newly completed renovation of the Sheraton Norfolk Waterside Hotel. Reservations are available at (757) 622-2868. Valet parking is free for diners.
“Recent business growth and new entertainment attractions like the Waterside District, located right next door, have heightened Norfolk’s profile as a destination both for leisure travelers and the meetings market,” said Brendan England, the hotel’s general manager. “With our ideal location and thoughtful renovation, Sheraton Norfolk Waterside and Waterside Seafood Company are perfectly positioned to accommodate the growing number of visitors, ensuring an authentic Norfolk experience and a comfortable, stylish stay. We also welcome our local neighbors and residents to see how this landmark property has evolved to reflect the best of what Norfolk has to offer.”
About Sheraton Norfolk Waterside
The Sheraton Norfolk Waterside is Norfolk's only waterside hotel in the heart of downtown Norfolk. The full service, upscale brand offers 46,000 square feet of modern meeting and special event space highlighted by the Riverwalk Ballroom, spacious rooms and suites, a seasonal outdoor pool, and the Waterside Seafood Company overlooking the beautiful harbor. The Sheraton Norfolk Waterside is adjacent to the Norfolk’s Downtown Waterfront District featuring dining, shopping and harbor cruises and is minutes from the Norfolk Naval Station. For more information, visit sheratonnorfolkwaterside.com. Connect with Sheraton Norfolk Waterside on Facebook.