A bigger Joe’s Rum Hut

If you’re going to close down for renovations, September is the time to do it.

Joe’s Rum Hut is wrapping up an expansion that’s going to give Mike Garbo more room for his well-fed customers.

“There’s a new deck built out on the beach side that will give us room for eight or ten more tables. We’ve got a new sound system and a new bamboo ceiling that covers up all the wiring,” says Mike.

Joe’s will be re-open for business any day now.

14 Responses to “A bigger Joe’s Rum Hut”

  1. James Wetzel
    September 26th, 2012 04:58
    1

    Is it just me that can’t’ pull up St John Spice website or the spice cam?

  2. SandyN
    September 26th, 2012 07:24
    2

    Glad to hear they are about ready to re-open. Will be down there in 18 days and cannot wait to try their grilled cheese advertised a few postings ago.

  3. J. lowe
    September 26th, 2012 07:54
    3

    James- we have not been able to access camera either, don’t know what the problem is, maybe Jeff can enlighten us. miss it

  4. Ruth
    September 26th, 2012 07:59
    4

    James,
    Our web site is down and we are trying to fix it.
    We have had no email for eight days. Good times.

  5. SteveS
    September 26th, 2012 08:13
    5

    Not just you…Could not get spice cam to open. I needed my fix…

  6. SteveV
    September 26th, 2012 09:03
    6

    You say Hum Hut, I say Rum Hut…. :o))) Is Joe going for a secretive-speakeasy-vibe with the name change??? :o) Really like the bamboo ceiling and I bet the beach deck will be awesome…can we get a tour when they reopen?

  7. MahoSteph
    September 26th, 2012 10:01
    7

    Phew…the pickin’s are getting slim downtown. It’ll be good to have another place open soon. Love Joe’s…great happy hour specials.

  8. Smurph
    September 26th, 2012 10:27
    8

    I love Joe’s Rum Hut, great food, people and don’t forget the drinks. And I’m really missing the spice cam. Between this blog and the spice cam, I always start my day or night with a smile.

  9. Bill Hoffman
    September 26th, 2012 10:56
    9

    The Skyridge cam is working. Part of our view from Skyflower:

    http://208.84.193.88:8888/view/viewer_index.shtml?id=1474

  10. frequent visitor Ron
    September 26th, 2012 18:49
    10

    Ruth, good luck getting back up and running as soon as possible. Can’t tell you how much we have missed our daily fix and checking out that spectacular view.

  11. frequent visitor Ron
    September 26th, 2012 18:54
    11

    Ruth, also please tell Faith that my wife June says hey. Every time we are there June bugs her about you not carrying anymore the little cloth pouches that she bought for all her friends to carry glasses, valuables, etc. We always enjoy visiting your store.

  12. Chicago Steve
    September 26th, 2012 22:12
    12

    It’ll Happen Every Time: You get a feature article, your day in the sun… and they spell your name wrong!!

  13. Kat
    September 27th, 2012 08:23
    13

    We will check it out. We are on island in 22 days!

  14. Lauren
    September 27th, 2012 09:02
    14

    Awww! Hum Hut was more fun!

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