Sandy Yawn, yacht captain and star of the Bravo actuality TV collection “Beneath Deck Mediterranean,” introduced plans Sept. 10 for her Maritime 618 restaurant at 618 W. Adams St., Downtown in LaVilla.
Yawn, with associate Chad Quist, stated the restaurant could have a nautical theme and serve “yacht-style delicacies and worldwide seafood and cultural fares.”
Architect Brooke Robins of Robbins Design Studio of Jacksonville is main the design and renovation of the 7,600-square-foot business constructing in-built 1914 as Fireplace Station No. 4.
“There’s going to be three (flooring): the rooftop lounge, the second ground, which will probably be a personal membership, after which the primary ground, which will probably be an open restaurant,” Yawn advised Jacksonville Day by day File information associate News4Jax.com on June 12.
Quist stated they’re acquiring bids from contractors and hope to make a choice within the subsequent 4 weeks. He stated development would begin in January with the projected opening in November 2021.
The restaurant could have a instructing kitchen, designed by Beverly Grant, founding father of Fort Lauderdale catering and crew placement agency Culinary Fusion. College students with curiosity within the maritime business will be capable to be licensed.
“I hope to proceed to spend money on Jacksonville and model it a future vacation spot for tremendous yachts and all leisure vessels,” Yawn stated. “The satisfaction and potential on this vibrant metropolis is infectious.”
Yawn, by Miami Seashore-based Yawn Properties LLC, purchased the constructing June 7 for $185,000.
Go to maritime618.com for extra details about the restaurant.