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Shorty's Grill


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Certificate of Excellence2015 - 2018 Winner

Food and ambience

Local cuisine, Bar, Canadian, Grill, Vegetarian Friendly, Vegan Options
Special occasions, Large groups, Bar scene, Business meetings

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Kefalotiri cheese, sauteed, then flambeed with brandy at your table
Bacon Wrapped Scallops*
Tender oven baked scallops wrapped in smoked bacon
Blue Crab Cakes*
Fresh blue crab mixed with red and green bell peppers, shallots and parmesan cheese. Served with chipotle tartar sauce
Dusted in seasoned flour and cooked to a golden brown. Served with tzatziki sauce
Without Chicken 9.0
Chicken Quesadilla*
A Large flour tortilla filled with melted cheddar cheese, tomatoes and onions grilled to perfection. Served with sour cream and salsa
Coconut Shrimp*
Succulent shrimp enrobed in a sweet coconut breading. Served with Thai dipping sauce
Fresh Mussels*
A pound of fresh mussels made with your choice of two sauces, white wine cream sauce or marinara
Shrimp Cocktail*
Four juicy jumbo shrimp served with a rich seafood sauce for dipping
Caprese Salad*
Fresh hot house tomatoes and Bocconcini cheese with fresh basil and drizzled with olive oil and balsamic reduction
Fish Taco*
3 tacos filled with shredded cabbage, avocado, tomato, corn, cilantro, chipotle lime sauce, battered halibut
Soup of the Day
Always homemade with the finest of ingredients
French Onion Soup Au Gratin
Mozzarella and parmesan cheeses floating on a toasted crouton and hot onion broth
Add a Grilled Fillet of Fresh Atlantic Salmon to any salad - $7, Add a Sirloin Steak to any salad - $8, Add a Grilled Chicken Breast to any salad - $4.5. Dressings: Blue Cheese, Thousand Island, French, Peppercorn Ranch, House (Balsamic Vinaigrette), Honey Balsamic, Raspberry Vinaigrette, low Cal Italian
Side 9.0
Village Salad
Tomatoes, cucumbers, onions, peppers, feta cheese and oregano. Garnished with kalamata olives, tossed in olive oil and wine vinegar
Side 7.5
Caesar Salad
Crisp romaine tossed with creamy Caesar dressing, red onions, grated parmesan cheese, croutons and bacon bits
Side 8.0
Spinach Salad
Fresh baby spinach with bacon bits, mushrooms, red onions, croutons and hard boiled egg. Served with our own bacon dressing
Side 8.0
Traditional Greek
Fresh greens, tomatoes, onions, green pepper, kalamata olives, cucumbers and chunks of feta cheese tossed in olive oil and wine vinegar
Side 6.0
Garden Salad
Garden greens, tomatoes, red onions, green peppers and cucumbers topped with croutons and your choice of dressing
Side 8.5
Cobb Salad
Mixed greens tossed in a honey balsamic dressing, topped with blue cheese, tomato, chopped eggs, red onions and dried cranberries
Side 8.0
Chopped Salad
Green leaf lettuce, avocados, tomatoes, cucumbers, fresh corn, red onion tossed in raspberry vinaigrette
All mains are served with fresh vegetables and a choice of potato or rice unless specified. Substituted soup, salad, onion rings, sweet potato fries or double baked potato $2.50
Our steaks are hand selected Canadian "AAA" Argus aged a minimum of 28 days, then rubbed with our secret spices and broiled to your liking. Add a side of Freshly Sauteed Mushrooms $7. Add Crushed Peppercorns $3
The Delmonico
Our signature steak! A 14 oz. ribeye, from Canadian Certified Angus, aged 35 days for flavour and tenderness, rubbed with our signature seasoning and flame broiled
The Greatest
A charbroiled 8 oz. choice cut of top sirloin topped with sauteed mushrooms and onion rings on garlic toast. Served with Shorty's fries and coleslaw
12 Oz. 34.0
8 Oz. 24.0
Steak Gatsby
The steak eaters choice! A New York center cut hand rubbed with our secret spice and grilled to perfection over an open flame
Filet Mignon
An 8 oz beef tenderloin wrapped in applewood smoked bacon
Steak Neptune
An 8 oz. New York center cut topped with surimi crabmeat, petite shrimp and a dash of hollandaise
Steak Frites
An 8 oz ribeye topped with herb butter and served with seasoned shoestring fries
Steak & Caesar
An 8 oz. ribeye paired with a caesar salad
Broccoli and Mushroom Chicken
Two fresh chicken breast topped with sauteed broccoli, mushrooms, green onions and garlic, then covered with a white wine cream sauce
Smothered Chicken
Our charbroiled, marinated chicken breads topped with Swiss and cheddar cheese sauteed mushrooms, green peppers and onions
Mediterranean Chicken
Fresh chicken topped with chopped tomato, black olives, garlic, red onions and baked with feta cheese
Chicken Oscar
Our charbroiled, marinated chicken breasts topped with surimi crabmeat, petite shrimp and a dash of hollandaise
Chicken 20.0
Pork 19.0
Shorty's Signature Souvlaki
Your choice of house marinated pork or chicken kebabs served over a bed of rice with a side of Greek salad and Tzatziki sauce
The Flappers
Fresh Atlantic salmon
Fresh Pickerel
Fresh pickled coated with a light layer of panko and pan seared
Shorty's Wings & Rib
A half rack of ribs with our famous wings. Served with fries and coleslaw
Full Rack 26.0
Half Rack 20.0
Pork Ribs
Our tender baby back ribs basted in our own honey BBQ sauce. Served with fries and coleslaw
1 Lb. 11.0
2 Lbs. 20.0
3 Lb. 30.0
Fried to a golden crisp and sauced Mild, Medium, Hot, Cajun, Bobcajun, Lime Sea Salt Cracked Pepper, Thai or Honey Garlic. Or, if you're feeling brave, Suicide. Our plump juicy wings are served with carrot and celery sticks and peppercorn ranch
Served with Shorty's garlic bread
Chicken Parmigiano**
Penne noodles tossed in our homemade Marinara sauce, topped with a hand loaded chicken breast, baked with mozzarella and parmesan cheese
Italian Sausage Penne**
Hot and mild sausage in a spicy tomato sauce with mushrooms and bell peppers
Fresh Jumbo Lobster Ravioli
Striped pasta filled with fresh Atlantic lobster in a light basil cream sauce
Our burgers are gluten free. Gluten Free buns available. The Best In Town! Thick and juicy homemade burgers made with 8 oz. of the freshest Angus ground chuck with lettuce, tomatoes, relish, onions, mustard and pickles on a white or whole wheat bun. Served with our amazing fries or coleslaw
Our big, regular burger, "The Boss" wipes out appetites
with a touch of cheddar cheese
W.C. Fields
Bacon and melted cheddar cheese. The great Ham's burger!
Shorty's Garden Burger
A meatless soy-based burger grilled and served with Tzatziki sauce and a side salad
$10 - $50
Special Diets
Vegetarian Friendly, Vegan Options, Gluten Free Options
Lunch, Dinner, Late Night, Drinks
Bar, Canadian, Grill
Takeout, Reservations, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Television, Highchairs Available, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Free Wifi, Accepts Credit Cards, Table Service
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Reviewed yesterday

I’ve ate at Shortys restaurant before, totally enjoyed it.. I was visiting & asked my friend if we could go there for our lunch date.. we ordered soup of the day & shared the Crab Melt.. The soup was mediocre, the Crab Melt was imitation...More

Date of visit: April 2019
Thank 683marianney
Reviewed 4 days ago via mobile

Hi, Decided to come here for my girlfriends birthday after seeing all the good reviews. First of all the waitress didn’t introduce herself and seem to get frustrated that we was waiting on one of our party to arrive, she then proceeded to take our...More

Date of visit: April 2019
Thank X7069IEmatthewh
Reviewed March 2, 2019 via mobile

Great experience, good service, excellent meal, lots of parking, downtown, good atmosphere and busy place.

Date of visit: April 2018
Thank CHEF9168
Reviewed February 12, 2019 via mobile

Good food, service and atmosphere. Half price appies are a great deal. Great selection of draught beers. I return regularly with friends and family.

Date of visit: February 2019
Thank Ted_Kitto
Reviewed February 5, 2019 via mobile

Food is delicious, staff is friendly. Took one star away due to wait times, not the place to go if your in a rush! Took 15 minutes for our drink order to be taken last time we went, and it consistently takes well over an...More

Date of visit: February 2019
Thank KaitieRose
Reviewed January 3, 2019

My family and I went to Shorty's for dinner while I was at my parents for the holidays. The environment was great, and the place was packed when we arrived, but we were still seated immediately. Someone at our table had a dietary restriction, and...More

Date of visit: December 2018
Thank MrManie
Reviewed December 28, 2018

We hadn't been here for a while but remember that the food is good and reasonably priced. The menu is quite extensive so we took some time to look it over. My wife ordered Chicken Quesadilla I had Smothered Chicken Breast with Greek Salad. Both...More

Date of visit: December 2018
Thank travellerjim2015
Reviewed December 11, 2018

Well not quite...but it was neat to be seated at the bar and see the bartender bring folks their favourite beverage without them ordering it. Friendly atmosphere, always good food based on the family’s Greek heritage and decades in the restaurant business. My daughter recommends...More

Date of visit: December 2018
Thank aubreyf2014
Reviewed November 30, 2018

I started off with an appetizer, Escargot! It was OK, but not prepared as I expected! The 10 oz Steak Gatsby, ordered medium rare, was top notch! Done to perfection! The baked potato was done well too! The vegetables were steamed, they were OK, but...More

Date of visit: November 2018
Thank citypins
Reviewed November 11, 2018 via mobile

Three adults one toddler. We had an early booking for 17.30 which was great. The restaurant was very busy. Two of us ordered the New York sirloin steak. I live in South Africa where we have great steaks there but this sirloin has to be...More

Date of visit: November 2018
Thank 915heatherh
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May 9, 2015|
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Hi Joseph unfortunately we do not air any of the fights. They only place would probably be BP. Cheers see you in August Shorty's Grill
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