Lakeside Links

Lakeside Links

Where to go when you're on the water

Lake Wylie's shore is dotted with destinations such as restaurants, campgrounds and other attractions that are on or near the shore. So whether you go by boat or by car, if you want to stay close to the lake, these are great options. Need repair or a tow? Several marinas provide services for when you need a hand.

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Restaurants & Destinations


T-Bones Steak House and Saloon
3990 Charlotte Highway • Lake Wylie, SC
(803) 831-0170 •
If dining and drinking lakeside are your passion, it doesn’t get any better than T-Bones Steak House & Saloon, located right on the banks of Lake Wylie.
Fat Cat's Oyster Bar and Grill
4555 Charlotte Hwy • Lake Wylie, SC
Open 7 days a week, lunch and dinner, breakfast on the weekends. Seafood, sandwiches, bar fare.

The Community Café
104 Hamilton's Ferry Road. So • Lake Wylie, SC
The Community Cafe is a place to get free homemade soup and sandwiches, hang out and chat with a couple hundred folks from the community. Donations accepted.

Christopher’s Grill & Bar
1500 Village Harbor Drive • Lake Wylie, SC
(803) 831-2461 •
Whether you are taking the family out for a relaxing dinner, looking for a place to meet some old friends or getting together with the crew to watch a big game, come enjoy the food and fun that Christopher's has to offer.

Best China
5243 Hwy 557 • Lake Wylie, SC
Shrimp, Chicken, Beef, Pork and Vegetarian entrees. Seating for about 30, plus take-out.


Camp Thunderbird
1 Thunderbird Lane • Lake Wylie, SC
(803) 732-3855 •
Camp Thunderbird has nationally-recognized water programs, including water skiing, sailing, kayaking, canoeing and waterslides, as well as 28 land activities including horseback riding, skating and crafts.

Ann Springs Close Greenway
1604 21 Bypass • Fort Mill, SC 29715
803.547.4575 •
Gorgeous, 40-acre facility that offers boating, camping, fishing, hiking, mountain biking and nature tours. Even equestrian facilities!

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Marine Services


Lake Wylie Marina
10 Bulcher Circle • Lake Wylie, SC
(803) 831-2101 •
Established in 1975 and located just across the North Carolina/South Carolina line, Lake Wylie is an on-the-water, full-service marine facility and boat dealer, providing quality sales and marine service.

Pier 88 Yacht Club and Marina
54 Marina Road • Lake Wylie, SC
(803) 831-0088 •
Pier 88 offers everything you’ll need for a day on the lake, from gas dock, fishing and boating supplies to food and beverages.

Tega Cay Marina & Lake Club Marinas
1 Marina Drive • Tega Cay, SC
4500 Harbor Inn Road • Rock Hill, SC
(888) 820-9329 • (803) 324-2232 •
Tega Cay Marina is located on Lake Wylie, South Carolina in a beautiful and protected cove just 20 minutes from downtown Charlotte. Features: 200 slips, marina store, full service marine repair and gas dock.

Harbortowne Marina
220 Commodore Court • Belmont, NC
(704) 825-5050 •
Harbortowne Marina offers an extensive list of amenities including an onsite bathhouse, volleyball court, fire pit and picnic area.

Carolina Boat Club
16324 York Road • Charlotte, NC
(704) 615-8596 •
Conveniently located at Pier 49 Marina on the North Carolina side of the Buster Boyd Bridge, the club offers members access to a variety of boats without the work and time commitment of ownership.


Allison Creek Boat Ramp
Four-lane boat ramp, courtesy docks, fishing pier and paved parking for approximately 115 vehicle/trailers.

Buster Boyd Boat Ramp
Four-lane boat ramp, courtesy docks and paved parking for approximately 112 vehicle/trailers and 50 vehicles.

Ebenezer Boat Ramp
Three-lane boat ramp, courtesy docks, restrooms, picnic shelters, pump out station and paved parking for approximately 67 vehicle/trailers.

Nivens Creek
Two-lane boat ramp, courtesy dock and paved parking for approximately 44 vehicle/trailers.

For general information regarding use of public ramps to launch on Lake Wylie, contact:
DNR • 1000 Assembly Street • Columbia, South Carolina 29201
(803) 734-4009 • [email protected]


Sea Tow Norman-Wylie Lakes
2 boats operating out of these locations:
Lake Wylie Marina & Peninsula Yacht Club.
Phone: (704) 895-8699 •