HAWAII KAI, Hawaii - The Shack Hawaii Kai announced it will be closing its doors after 26 years in business.

The sports bar and grill chain known for its burgers and brews informed employees about the closure Wednesday.

Management at the Hawaii Kai Shopping Center eatery say their lease was up and opted not to renew.

The Shack's Hawaii Kai location is one of three locations on O`ahu. 

The restaurant will host a farewell party on Friday, its final day of operation. 

Management says they are planning to open a family-style sports bar in place.