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Big Kahuna Rum Shack


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Certificate of Excellence2015 - 2017 Winner


US$5 - US$15
Caribbean, Pub
Lunch, Dinner, After-hours, Drinks
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Reviewed 17 November 2018 via mobile

Great place, it’s a got to visit establishment . It does what it says on the can . Lots of rums , lots of story’s , lots of laughter , lots of drinking . Big headaches . But great fun

Date of visit: November 2018
Thank yepsalty
Reviewed 3 June 2018 via mobile

Been here on each visit when going St. John, hung out before flight while in St. Thomas, and always enjoy their personal service, great frozen Bushwakers, Painkillers, flatbread Buffalo chicken. Keep it going, a St. Thomas icon goto!

Date of visit: May 2018
1  Thank azzorro82
Reviewed 3 May 2018 via mobile

My wife and stumbled into Big Kahuna (figuratively) and many hours later, we stumbled out of Big Kahuna (literally). This bar is down in the stretch of Charlotte Amalie that gets quite busy when the cruise ships post up. We were staying on the island...More

Date of visit: June 2017
2  Thank madsennd
Reviewed 13 March 2018

Out of all the bars that I went to this was the one I looked forward to the most. However, my experience here was beyond terrible and I warn everyone who asks now. The service was TERRIBLE!!!! We got there around 10:30 am and decided...More

Date of visit: March 2018
2  Thank Branton W
Reviewed 3 December 2017

Great rum drink selection. Prime location. Great food. Wonderful staff. We ate here several times, we'll be back!!!

Date of visit: January 2017
2  Thank Wesley R
Reviewed 29 November 2017 via mobile

While on St Thomas for a couple of months working, this was our to go to place for a quick cocktail after work. Donna is the most amazing bartender. Great personality!

Date of visit: October 2017
Thank Guide691696
Reviewed 5 August 2017 via mobile

The fish tacos were good. A nice view of the water and street. Walking distance to stores and other restaurants.

Date of visit: August 2017
Thank Shane W
JL_Gibbs, Public Relations Manager at Big Kahuna Rum Shack, responded to this reviewResponded 9 August 2017

Thanks we think they're awesome too! See ya next time

Reviewed 5 August 2017 via mobile

Don't go expecting a fast lunch - you're on island time! The server is hustling, but she is the only one waiting on tables. The frozen drinks are tasty, whether loaded or virgin. You can get an extra shot of rum for $1. The jerk...More

Date of visit: August 2017
Thank blessedinlife
JL_Gibbs, Public Relations Manager at Big Kahuna Rum Shack, responded to this reviewResponded 7 August 2017

Thanks for your review...Much Appreciated

Reviewed 20 July 2017

Wasn't very pleased. Came in to get a drink, bar is very small and had no leftover seating, which okay that's understandable. We sat down at a table and since the bartender didn't acknowledge us maybe she would have walked over. She did not. We...More

Date of visit: July 2017
Thank madig1997
JL_Gibbs, Public Relations Manager at Big Kahuna Rum Shack, responded to this reviewResponded 7 August 2017

Hi..Thanks for your input..Please let me know what time of day and what day you were here..THANKS..we address all issues like this to make out business better!

Reviewed 12 July 2017 via mobile

A great place to stop by , while in downtown. Staff is very attentive and wifi is really good . Good selection of beers

Date of visit: July 2017
Thank harry30222
JL_Gibbs, Public Relations Manager at Big Kahuna Rum Shack, responded to this reviewResponded 8 August 2017

Thanks for your review! See ya next time

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15 March 2016|
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Response from JL_Gibbs | Property representative |
Every day at 4pm!
24 February 2016|
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Response from Kathy M | Reviewed this property |
Correct. St. Thomas is the one I know.
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10 November 2015|
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Response from JL_Gibbs | Property representative |
We are right on the waterfront in town..taxi's are EASY right in front of our door..You could even walk to the cruise ships in Havensight..right along the water
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