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UK
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87 reviews 87 reviews
52 restaurant reviews
38 helpful votes 38 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed December 20, 2014 NEW

Nearby the Intercon hotel - food is average but good value. the ribs and fries are just OK - good for a quick dinner

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Canovanas, Puerto Rico
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22 reviews 22 reviews
20 restaurant reviews
6 helpful votes 6 helpful votes
2 of 5 stars Reviewed December 11, 2014

I have been going to the original Shorty's since 1969 and it has been always great. Its probably my 4th time to this location in Doral and every time has been a step down. My last visit, yesterday was a definite NOT coming back to this one. They mistaken my order twice and the spare ribs where dry and chewy... More 

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Orlando
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8 reviews 8 reviews
3 helpful votes 3 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed December 9, 2014

Good BBQ and the chocolate cake was a great finish to the meal. Waitress got us everything we ask for. Could have been a little quicker.

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Steyning
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7 reviews 7 reviews
3 helpful votes 3 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed November 19, 2014

The meal is a good size, the BBQ beans are great & the Corn On The Cob is fantastic. Fast service & just a great place to eat & cheap.

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Meridian, Idaho
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8 reviews 8 reviews
5 of 5 stars Reviewed October 30, 2014

I grew up eating at Shorty's and have always loved their BBQ. So anytime I'm back visiting it's a must have stop! Great food, great value! Its true BBQ.

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miami
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53 reviews 53 reviews
19 restaurant reviews
49 helpful votes 49 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed October 15, 2014

I had the chicken bbq with sweet potato and coleslaw. Bbq was very good. Was served at the right temp. Would go there again

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Miami
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370 reviews 370 reviews
203 restaurant reviews
253 helpful votes 253 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed October 14, 2014

I like to come here for both dine in (although so crowded it's often noisy) and sometimes I will get take out. The pork chop is my favorite and I love the two BBQ sauces they offer. They will customize the sides for you so if you don't want fries you can get a side salad and they are usually... More 

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Miami, Florida
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42 reviews 42 reviews
23 restaurant reviews
20 helpful votes 20 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed September 16, 2014

I visit this restaurant through out the year and I must say, what I truly enjoy is their fast and friendly service. I dine in during lunch sometimes and other times I walk up to the window and have takeout. I don't ever see the need to order over the phone. They really take good care of their customers. They... More 

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Jacksonville, Florida, United States
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed September 15, 2014

The atmosphere in this restaurant is inviting. Lots of friendly repeat customers make your visit very pleasant. The food is excellent, especially the beef brisket. I love that it's adjacent to the Extended Stay America, where I stay, because after a full day it's extremely convenient to walk next door for a good meal.

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Casper
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96 restaurant reviews
120 helpful votes 120 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed September 10, 2014

the baby back ribs were VERY hard to get off the bone, not impressed, however, maria the waitress, was VERY attentive and DID try to make it right.. offered to take it back a 3rd time, offered dessert, offered more brisket, (brisket btw, is AWESOME!) Ended up taking 10.00 off the bill. Fair enough...however...still doesnt excuse the hard bby back... More 

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Address: 2255 NW 87 Avenue, Miami, FL
Location: United States  >  Florida (FL)  >  Miami>  > Allapattah
Cuisine: Barbecue

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