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Shorty's

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4769 Dixie Hwy, Waterford, MI 48329-3523
+1 248-674-0033
Today
11:00 - 02:00
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Hours:
Sun 12:00 - 02:00
Mon - Sat 11:00 - 02:00
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Michigan
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22 reviews
19 restaurant reviews
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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 26 October 2016 via mobile

Took a chance with the Monday specials, $4.99 pepperoni pizza and $9. Buckets. Added a salad and a appetizer....we were all very happy with our choice. Really great rock music from the 70's was being played overhead. Not too crazy in there at 7:30, so we could enjoy company as well as dinner and drinks.

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Thank Lori B
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19 reviews
16 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 10 May 2016 via mobile

This place has really good burgers and new menu items pasta is good. Has been redecorated and looks wonderful! What you really wanna try is the underground stuff...dagwood sandwiches chicken ranch dip (yummie ) but the pulled pork pizza is to die for.

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Thank Jeanie S
Albuquerque, New Mexico
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11 reviews
8 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 4 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 9 January 2015

This is a fun local establishment where you are pretty much guaranteed to have a good time (unless you're a bone head) with some pretty great people and some good eats..

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Thank Anthony D
Waterford, MI
2 reviews
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 7 January 2015

Jerry, the owner, makes the BEST clam chowder. Food is good here. You can watch all your sports here, while enjoying homemade soup or hot wings. Great prices and a good value for your money.

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Thank BubbaMissy1
West Bloomfield, Michigan
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44 reviews
22 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 13 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 18 September 2014

We love Shortys. The wait staff are great and the food is always good Have to best wings in town. Their fish and chips and perch dinner is very good. Also have the best beer prices in town.

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Thank babydollkc721
Michigan
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12 reviews
7 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 15 helpful votes
1 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 19 March 2014

This place has horrible food and the iced tea is pretty bad as well. The appetizer took about 20 minutes to come out. It was supposed to be seasoned chicken, but it had no seasoning whatsoever. Our dinner came out about 30 minutes after that. My wife ordered the Caribbean salad which came with 5 small pieces of unseasoned chicken... More 

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Thank JerBear059
Edmond, Oklahoma
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115 reviews
56 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 47 helpful votes
1 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 23 October 2013

We've gone to this location a few times in the past 6 month after choosing not to go here for a couple years after mediocre (at best) food and service. The first couple of times we started to go back we ordered their pizza because of being told how good it was; the pizza & Caesar salad we had with... More 

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Thank Justtwobeachbums
Waterford, Michigan
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76 reviews
54 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 23 helpful votes
2 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 28 February 2013

Stopped for lunch, food was so so. Service was good. The 90's called, they want their bar back. Won't go back.

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Thank Scott S
Clarkston, Michigan
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37 reviews
35 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 26 helpful votes
3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 26 February 2012

Not a place to take a family or to impress a date. Average bar food at best. It's a place to go watch a game and drink beer with your buddies.

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Thank HMS88
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3 reviews
3 restaurant reviews
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 12 January 2012

This place can throw down a mean burger. Great seasoning and properly cooked. Still haven't tried anything else off the menu because the burgers are so good. Reasonable beer prices, too.

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Thank MrWiffle

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    3 of 5 bubbles
    Service
    3.5 of 5 bubbles
  • Value
    3.5 of 5 bubbles
    Atmosphere
    4 of 5 bubbles
Cuisine
Bar, Pub
Meals
Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Waitstaff, Seating
Open Hours
Sunday
12:00 - 02:00
Monday
11:00 - 02:00
Tuesday
11:00 - 02:00
Wednesday
11:00 - 02:00
Thursday
11:00 - 02:00
Friday
11:00 - 02:00
Saturday
11:00 - 02:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 4769 Dixie Hwy, Waterford, MI 48329-3523
  • Location: United States  >  Michigan (MI)  >  Waterford
  • Phone Number: +1 248-674-0033

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  • Do you have gluten-free options?
  • Is there a dress code?
  • Do you allow dogs on the outdoor patio?