Beachy Clean Restaurants

If you are an owner or manager of a restaurant on or near the beach and are interested in participating in this program, please fill out the following request form and we’ll get back to you.

How can restaurants Keep It Beachy Clean to keep the beaches and waterways clean for you and the ocean and bay safe for wildlife?

Restaurants can help Keep It Beachy Clean by following these guidelines:

Designate an outdoor area for smokers and provide a receptacle for cigarette butts.

Become Virginia Green Certified and/or an Ocean Friendly Restaurant.

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Use eco-friendly alternatives to foam and plastic to-go containers, cups, plates and utensils.

Only give a customer a straw in their drink when they ask for it. Consider using paper straws.

Recycle glass bottles, plastic, cardboard and other recyclables.Print

Recycle grease.

Offer Sensible Seafood.

Display Keep It Beachy Clean educational materials in your restaurant.

If you would like Keep It Beachy Clean magnets, window clings or stickers for your restaurant, contact us at or fill out the form above.

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