Smokehouse owner vows to rebuild restaurant after fire
by: Andrew Davis
Posted:Jun 11, 2019 / 01:03 AM EDT/Updated:Jun 11, 2019 / 01:03 AM EDT
Summer is the biggest season for restaurants on Hilton Head Island, but one popular eatery won’t be opening its doors anytime soon after being destroyed in a weekend fire.
That’s what the owner of The Smokehouse called yesterday’s fire which ripped through his business.
One day later the shock was still setting in, and his restaurant destroyed.
A passerby noticed those flames about 6 AM Sunday and called for help.
Fire officials battled that blaze for more than 3 hours. pumping water into various areas – and fighting much of the fire from the inside out.