surf is a simple Web browser based on WebKit/GTK+.
In order to build surf you need GTK+ and Webkit/GTK+ header files.
In order to use the functionality of the url-bar, also install dmenu.
Edit config.mk to match your local setup (surf is installed into the /usr/local namespace by default).
Afterwards enter the following command to build and install surf (if necessary as root):
make clean install
run surf [URI]
See the manpage for further options.
For running surf in tabbed there is a script included in the distribution, which is run like this:
Further invocations of the script will run surf with the specified URI in this instance of tabbed.