This is a nice upscale restaurant with a weekender attitude. There is car access but the fun part is to arrive by boat, dock and walk up to the restaurant. The staff is happy to see you no matter how you are dressed, and are familiar with seeing people duck into the restrooms to change into or out of swimsuits. The menu is varied enough for repeat visits and often there are specials. The Havarti mac & cheese is wonderful, and if you have been skiing hard on the lake the Maryland Crab Pretzel is a fabulous reward. I also recommend the Keowee Sunset salad. There is a deck for outdoor seating and a fireplace in the center of the downstairs. The best view is from the upstairs, but while nice it isn't special enough to wait for seating upstairs.
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