The Lighthouse Restaurant & Event Center is a rustic-style wedding venue located in Seneca, South Carolina. Situated on beautiful Lake Keowee, this full-service venue offers couples and their guests gorgeous views of the Blue Ridge Mountains. They provide both indoor and outdoor options for your ceremony and reception on their waterfront property. The Lighthouse Restaurant & Event Center prides themselves on their diverse menus and wine selections, sure to please even the pickiest of loved ones.
Facilities and Capacity
Couples can accommodate up to 250 guests at this scenic restaurant. For your ceremony, you can say your “I do’s” on their gorgeous, lush Terrace. Towering trees will surround your guests, while Lake Keowee will serve as your backdrop. For your reception, you can dance the night away in their spacious Event Center, located right next to their restaurant. It features a covered back patio, perfect for cocktail hour, and taking in views of the breathtaking mountains and lake. If you're having a more intimate affair, the Event Center can easily be partitioned off for a more cozy feel. Guests will enjoy their beautiful a-frame cathedral ceiling as they dance the night away.
This destination-style wedding venue offers everything you need to make your special day a success. They offer event planning, and a large selection of event rentals, to ensure every detail is taken care of. Tables and chairs are included in their rental fee, along with setup and cleanup. There’s an on-site bridal suite where you can start your day, and plenty of parking for your guests. Additional services include:
The Lighthouse Restaurant and Event Center will take care of all your catering and beverage needs in-house. Chef Ben Shepherd and his culinary team will create a custom menu just for you. They offer tastings so you can try out their delicious fare beforehand, and figure out exactly what you would like to have for your wedding. Couples can choose between a cocktail reception, a buffet, a plated meal or stations. Sample entrees include:
Recommended by 97% of couples
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Cindy Gingrey · Married on 07/20/2018
Savannah is amazing!
Savannah held my hand through the entire process of planning my son’s rehearsal dinner. Her calm approach and attention to detail made me calm and made our planning go smoothly! Then! The food and the servers were TOP NOTCH! It is a beautiful venue and you can trust this staff to step up. It was a wonderful and beautiful evening!
Sydney Morris · Married on 11/11/2018
Would definitely recommend!
Everyone was super helpful and sweet. The Lighthouse Event Center and Restaurant staff made our special day go smoothly!
Sarah Buff · Married on 10/12/2018
The Pefect Wedding Venue
We had our wedding reception at the Lighthouse and it was absolutely perfect. Savannah was great to work with from start to finish, and everything was just how we wanted it! The staff was great and did a wonderful job taking care of all our guests. The night was perfect, everything we could ever imagine it to be! We will always recommend Savannah and The Lighthouse!