A tipster tells Swamplot that the former Broken Spoke Cafe at 1809 Washington will soon be home to a new bar called the Caddy Shack. The cafe, located between Silver and Sabine in the Old Sixth Ward, closed last fall — and, unfortunately, soon after received the brunt of a fire that destroyed a vacant duplex next door.
- Landmark Washington Avenue cafe goes up in flames: Fire burns nearby house down [Culturemap]
- The Broken Spoke Goes Up in Smoke: Pictures and Video [Eating Our Words]
- Previously on Swamplot: Breaking Through the Smoke at the Broken Spoke
Photo: Allyn West