The Ka Pakele Rum Bar

A Private Dining Experience, Paired with the Finest and Most Exclusive Rums
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Experience Incredible Rum in Dunedin, FL

We welcome you, with aloha, on your quest to reveal the mysteries deep inside The Ka Pakele Rum Bar at The Honu. Through these doors you will experience a voyage like no other. Our guests are greeted with unique crafted cocktails, exotic rums, and tropical cuisine that hoist you to a paradise within. You will be met with a captain and his crew of scallywags that will take you on a journey of rum discovery, one dram at a time. We challenge you to come experience The Ka Pakele Rum Bar… Your journey awaits. 

Our Story

The Honu has evolved from a small Hawaiian diner-style restaurant to a full-fledged Polynesian tiki experience. The Ka Pakele Rum Bar, separate from our famous outdoor Tiki Bar, is the newest addition to the Honu. The KaPakele offers exclusive access to the most sought after rums from all over the world. Upon arriving  you will be met with the sounds of tropical music, squawking birds, and crashing waves helping you to escape. 

Voyager Information

The Ka Pakele Rum Bar is for guests 21+ and requires reservations. Reservations are available Fridays and Saturdays with the option of two nightly seatings; one at 6:00 pm and one at 8:30 pm. Each seating is limited to two hours, where you will experience a journey in rum tastings, paired with four courses of culinary delights. In addition to the food and rum pairing menu, you will have the opportunity to purchase exclusive craft cocktails created with only the best ingredients, using molecular gastronomy. The food and cocktail menus change monthly, making each experience in the rum bar a unique culinary voyage. 


Pairing Dinner with Rum $110, without Rum $85

A credit card is required to be held on file to reserve your spot. If you fail to arrive for your reservation and do not call within 24 hours to cancel or reschedule, the card on file is charged a non-refundable fee of $50 per person.

expensive and exclusive rum bottles

The Ka Pakele Rum Bar Menu

Full Rum List

Many rum barrels are added and emptied daily, ask your rum Captain for the new additions

June Menus

Rum Flights

The Ka Pakele Rum Bar offers high-end rum flights where each voyager can curate their own experience with assistance from our rum Captains. Our Captains will pilot you on your voyage of discovering a world unknown to mere mortals. Come explore the history of rum and unearth the secrets behind every barrel. 

Love Rum? Join The KaPakele Kill Devil Rum Club-

The Ka Pakele Kill Devil Rum Club is an exclusive club created for rum lovers. Once inside the The Ka Pakele Rum Bar you are invited to purchase a rum passport for a mere $25 shillings. This passport will come with a complimentary Ka Pakele enamel pin. Every rum the voyager (you) tries is stamped in the passport on their rum journey. Once the voyager completes the passport they are awarded a plentiful bounty of treasures and are inducted into The Ka Pakele Kill Devil Rum Club. Treasures include…

  • Your name engraved on a custom brass plaque above The Ka Pakele Rum Bar
  • Custom Ka Pakele Rum Bar Tiki Mug numbered & made by local world renowned tiki artist 
  • Limited Edition Ka Pakele Kill Devil Rum Club Member Shirt
  • Etched Glencairn rum tasting glass featuring The Ka Pakele Rum Bar logo
  • A custom barrel picked Ka Pakele bottle of Rum/Rhum
  • A Ka Pakele Kill Devil Rum Club membership card good for 15% off for life (honored throughout the Honu Restaurant and Tiki Bar also)
  • We invite you to journey through the pages of our passport to discover rums from around the world and be educated by our rum Captains along the way.

The Best Rum Bar in Dunedin

Our experienced Rum Captains and crew are excited to serve you! Our Rum Bar is reservation only, as to ensure a comfortable and intimate experience.

Please request your reservation by clicking the button below.

gallery of unique drinks at ka pakele

Our Seatings


First Seating: 6 PM

Second Seating: 8:30 PM


First Seating: 6 PM

Second Seating: 8:30 PM



(727) 644-4866



516 Grant St. Dunedin, FL 34698