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When your cruise ship calls on the tiny island of Grand Turk, make your way down the beach past the garish Margaritaville complex and settle in for the afternoon at one of the Caribbean’s best beach bars, Jack’s Shack Grand Turk. It all started when Jack met Janet, a Canadian nurse who had relocated to the island. Jack’s career in waterfront construction brought him to Grand Turk for the new cruise port project which was completed in 2006. The two met and the rest is history. Their dream to open a mojito hut on the beach became reality when they teamed up with a local dive shop and opened a tiki hut on their spacious deck. Today, Jack’s Shack sits on a perfect stretch of sandy Caribbean paradise and serves up local rum, island music and grilled specialties to locals and cruise ship passengers alike. On any given day, you’ll find Jack and Janet behind the bar and their two dogs Topher and Cooper looking for playmates on the beach.