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Short's Brewing Company

121 N Bridge St, Bellaire, MI 49615-9509
+1 231-498-2300
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  • Excellent64%
  • Very good28%
  • Average5%
  • Poor2%
  • Terrible1%
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“pizza” (165 reviews)
“sampler” (28 reviews)
“sandwiches” (81 reviews)
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American, Bar, Pub, Vegetarian Friendly, Vegan Options, Gluten Free Options
$$ - $$$
121 N Bridge St, Bellaire, MI 49615-9509
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Reviewed 5 September 2017 via mobile

I walked down from our B&B to pick up dinner for my wife on a Thursday evening. She wanted the pretzels. They were out of them. I ordered a few other things (a sandwich and a couple appetizers- cheesy bread and spinach & artichoke dip)....More

1  Thank RRoberts6
Reviewed 2 September 2017

Lots of interesting combinations of flavors to their beers! My husband and I each tried a flight to sample a variety. We love the outdoor space because we can bring our pup as well. Pretzels are amazing - especially with the peanut butter/jelly dip! :)...More

1  Thank Nicole R
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Reviewed 2 September 2017 via mobile

Greeted at the door by a smiling young lady. Asked all of the right questions to help me find my friends.

Thank A TripAdvisor Member
Reviewed 1 September 2017

This was a fun excursion for our extended family with ages 4 - 80s! Everyone enjoyed their food, and the staff did a good job with our large party of 20. We did have a few drink mixups where beers were sent to the wrong...More

1  Thank Jana D
Reviewed 28 August 2017

Excellent service from host to server. Had about a two minute wait on a Saturday night since the place is HUGE and the town is not. Got the pretzel app (AMAZING), two flights (one for each of us with very different tastes in beer; both...More

Thank fricknfrack85
Reviewed 24 August 2017 via mobile

Ate with our kids and grandkids. Great beer, service was good and food was outstanding. We will return again and again.

Thank pam r
Reviewed 24 August 2017

Having sampled many varieties of the Short Brewery Beer over the past few years, we just had to drive up to Bellaire from Traverse City (about 50 minutes) for the experience and to satisfy our curiosity. We are glad we did. We had an enjoyable...More

Thank EmeraldDove
Reviewed 22 August 2017 via mobile

This is my go to spot when I visit Torch Lake with friends. They have decent live music on the weekends, and their pizza is absolutely amazing. I am.a big fan of their IPA's and Space Rock Lager.

Thank sjf44
Reviewed 22 August 2017

We came here with 8 people and got a table quickly. The menu was really nice and had something for everyone. The warm pretzel appetizer with dipping sauces was yummy. We had a few different beers and they were all delicious! The service was very...More

Thank ann c
Reviewed 21 August 2017 via mobile

Only our second time to Short's Brewing Company. Both visits we have enjoyed great service, good food, really comfortable atmosphere, and the best in beer. We enjoyed Starcut cider as well.

Thank dawnbGrandRapids_MI
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21 September 2017|
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Response from ShortsBrewing | Property representative |
Friendly, leashed dogs are allowed in our patio area, but not inside the pub building. As a result, dogs must be able to be lifted over the patio fence. We also allow leashed dogs at our Production Facility Pull Barn in the... More
10 January 2017|
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Response from ShortsBrewing | Property representative |
Short’s is a family-friendly pub, and we encourage Short’s patrons of all ages to come and enjoy the warm and inviting atmosphere! We do ask that minors be accompanied at all times and that no person under the age of 18 be... More
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Lunch, Dinner, After-hours, Drinks
Restaurant features
Takeout, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Street Parking, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Accepts American Express, Accepts Mastercard, Accepts Visa, Free Wifi
Good for
Kids, Special Occasion Dining, Child-friendly, Local cuisine, Bar Scene, Groups
Open Hours
11:00 am - 12:00 am
11:00 am - 12:00 am
11:00 am - 12:00 am
11:00 am - 12:00 am
11:00 am - 12:00 am
11:00 am - 12:00 am
11:00 am - 12:00 am
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 121 N Bridge St, Bellaire, MI 49615-9509
  • Location: United States  >  Michigan (MI)  >  Antrim County  >  Bellaire
  • Phone Number: +1 231-498-2300
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