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Shorty's Bar & Grill

967 3rd Ave E, Owen Sound, Ontario, Canada
+1 519-376-0044
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  • Excellent48%
  • Very good38%
  • Average11%
  • Poor1%
  • Terrible2%
Travellers talk about
“steak” (35 reviews)
“wings” (26 reviews)
“crab cakes” (7 reviews)
Closes in 26 min
11:30 am - 11:00 pmAll hours
American, Bar, Pub, Canadian, Vegetarian Friendly, Gluten Free Options
$$ - $$$
967 3rd Ave E, Owen Sound, Ontario, Canada
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Reviewed 5 days ago via mobile

Unbelievable. Our family of 4 and another couple turned away because we didn’t have reservations, apparently fully booked before the Attack game...the restaurant was completely empty except for one table at 4:30. We would have been in and out within 45 mins!! The waitress said...More

1  Thank Greg M
Reviewed 6 days ago via mobile

Excellent prime rib we have every year Christmas party at shortys. Shortys platters with appetizers and of course prime rib. Never had a better one

Thank Thomas H
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

I highly recommend having dinner here if you're visiting Owen Sound. The service and the food were amazing.

Thank SoxFan08
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Our waitress...I don't remember her name but she was fantastic and the food was superb. We had the Shorty Platter and Nachos followed by steaks and different seafoodie things. We had a ton of food! I would definitely recommend this place.

Thank puppylover724
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

If you like grilled and bbq-ed food , this is the spot to go if you are down town . nothing better than a steak diner with a cold beer. the prices are good for what you get .

Thank Rob S
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

There was an 8 inch long hair in our food. The staffs response. Laughter. No apology and defensive behaviour. All they had to do was say we are terribly sorry. Instead they implied our tables were being overly sensitive.

Thank jmacdougall2017
Reviewed 25 October 2017 via mobile

We stumbled across this lovely bar whilst staying in town. They turned the NBA on for us, waitress was lovely! Food was great, a nice mix to order from and really delicious. Service great with nice iced glasses for our beers! Would recommend for anyone...More

Thank Aine N
Reviewed 19 October 2017

I dont use the bar service just the restaurant and its terrific eats here at Shorty's . This establishment has had a long lasting good reputation in our city - and rightly so...they are TERRIFIC!

Thank Youngcha
Reviewed 15 October 2017 via mobile

I love Shorty’s! I have been going there for years—for business lunches, for meals with my family and for nights out with my husband and friends. The service at Shorty’s is always above par and the food never disappoints. The menu is extensive but I...More

Thank SusanJane60
Reviewed 10 October 2017 via mobile

We stopped in for dinner, the place was packed. Everyone happy and enjoying a few beverages with great friend. We had the prime rib and we were not disappointed mmmmm. The service was as good as the food, we shall return soon!!!

Thank Joseph V
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Nearby Attractions
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.47 km away
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.58 km away
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10 May 2015|
Response from ShortysGril |
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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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Lunch, Dinner, Brunch, After-hours
Restaurant features
Reservations, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Television, Highchairs Available, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Takeout, Free Wifi
Good for
Local cuisine, Groups, Bar Scene, Special Occasion Dining, Child-friendly, Business meetings, Kids
Open Hours
11:30 am - 11:00 pm
11:30 am - 11:00 pm
11:30 am - 11:00 pm
11:30 am - 11:00 pm
11:30 am - 12:00 am
11:30 am - 12:00 am
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 967 3rd Ave E, Owen Sound, Ontario, Canada
  • Location: Canada  >  Ontario  >  Grey County  >  Owen Sound
  • Phone Number: +1 519-376-0044
  • E-mail
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