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The Lighthouse Restaurant & Event Center

) #3 of 73 Restaurants in Seneca ₹₹ - ₹₹₹ American, , Seafood
1290 Doug Hollow Rd, Seneca, SC 29672
+1 864-888-4446
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  • Excellent54%
  • Very good28%
  • Average12%
  • Poor4%
  • Terrible2%
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11:00 - 14:00All hours
American, Bar, Seafood, Gluten Free Options, Vegetarian Friendly
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1290 Doug Hollow Rd, Seneca, SC 29672
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Reviews (287)
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Reviewed 2 days ago via mobile

Lovely restaurant on Lake Keowee. Had crab and crawfish Etoufee, was over pasta, very good, also the ribs

Thank jddslucas2
Reviewed 3 days ago via mobile

If you come to lake keowee yo must visit the cabana at the lighthouse restaurant. Order a local favorite "orange crush" . A very amazing drink to refresh you on a hot day. Ask for Laura at the bar as she does an amazing job...More

Thank Bucshotz
Reviewed 4 days ago via mobile

Ate here on the advice from a local and was not impressed at all. We had to wait about 30 minutes for a table and there were plenty of open tables available. The stuffed pretzel was great, the only reason I'm giving them 2 stars....More

Thank WildHaireHiking
Reviewed 4 days ago via mobile

We are here based on rave reviews by acquaintances, were not disappointed. I had Crab Bisque and Blackened Mahi Tacos, while my husband had the Fish and Chips. We thoroughly enjoyed every item. The blue cheese coleslaw was really great. Very unique. The location is...More

Thank Vallane
Reviewed 5 days ago

Enjoyed dinner here with my son. The landscaping and setting are beautiful. Service was very friendly and efficient. We ordered the Bavarian pretzel topped with crab and the stuffed taters for our appetitzers. The pretzel was amazing! My son enjoyed his shrimp and grits. I...More

Thank TrishaMarie
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

This is a nice restaurant at a very busy lake in South Carolina. It was evident on arrival that the restaurant was not staffed to accommodate a Saturday night. However, the quoted hour and half wait ended up being about 30 minutes. We got a...More

Thank Paul R
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

The destination on the lake is pretty and relaxing. The crab bisque soup and the beef and vegetable soup were both excellent. We enjoyed the lump crab dish and the sandwich melt. Service was attentive. Great spot for lunch.

Thank Xxxxxxxxoi
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

I'm sorry to report that we were very disappointed with our dinner here. We made reservations for our large party and were seated upstairs, where the views were minimal. Our server was kind, but she seemed to be handling the entire upstairs dining room alone...More

Thank boilerjenni
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

Fortunately we just arrived minutes before their two o'clock lunchtime closing time. Wifey had the beef soup and I had the she crab bisque. Both were very tasty. I the had the parmigiana chicken sandwich with excellent fries. While the good lady had crab cakes...More

Thank Mac S
Reviewed 23 May 2017 via mobile

Took a minute to be waited on but was worth the delay. Good food, good service, awesome views on all sides. Would definitely recommend if you are in the area! Menu offers a lot of affordable options with large portions. Would be an awesome place...More

Thank Hopper30134
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B Earl C
What year was your restaurant built?
9 October 2016|
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Response from mwint123 | Property representative |
We began construction in feb of 2011 and opened in May of 2012.
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
US$ 8 - US$ 25
Lunch, Dinner, Brunch
Restaurant features
Takeout, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Free Off-Street Parking, Television, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Wine and Beer, Accepts American Express, Accepts Mastercard, Accepts Visa, Accepts Discover, Reservations, Outdoor Seating, Private Dining, Seating
Good for
Business meetings, Special Occasion Dining, Groups, Romantic, Local cuisine, Bar Scene, Kids, View, Child-friendly
Open Hours
11:00 - 21:00
11:00 - 14:00
16:30 - 21:00
11:00 - 14:00
16:30 - 21:00
11:00 - 14:00
16:30 - 21:00
11:00 - 14:00
16:30 - 21:00
11:00 - 14:00
16:30 - 21:30
11:00 - 21:30
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 1290 Doug Hollow Rd, Seneca, SC 29672
  • Location: United States  >  South Carolina (SC)  >  Seneca
  • Phone Number: +1 864-888-4446
  • E-mail
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