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Shorty's Place

821 Tarpon St, Port Aransas, TX 78373-5009
+1 361-749-8077
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BBT Trip 2017

This place was a blast and in a great location. Seating both inside and out. Lots of character with... read more

Reviewed 3 May 2017
mikerri
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Allen, Texas
Cool bar

Interesting little place with a lot of history and charm. Quick staff, darts, pool and a sweet... read more

Reviewed 23 April 2017
the_rick_sanchez
via mobile
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Locals and visitors are welcome at this bar that often has live music.
  • Excellent55%
  • Very good24%
  • Average9%
  • Poor3%
  • Terrible9%
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“jukebox” (3 reviews)
“bartender” (9 reviews)
LOCATION
821 Tarpon St, Port Aransas, TX 78373-5009
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+1 361-749-8077
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Reviewed 3 May 2017

This place was a blast and in a great location. Seating both inside and out. Lots of character with all of the hats hanging from the ceiling. The bartender was awesome and was patient considering there were 11 of us.

Thank mikerri
Reviewed 23 April 2017 via mobile

Interesting little place with a lot of history and charm. Quick staff, darts, pool and a sweet jukebox make for a fun night.

Thank the_rick_sanchez
Reviewed 11 April 2017 via mobile

It was a great party for all. Good food. Live music from local bands. They have one of the best places to watch beautiful sun sets, on the back deck.

Thank Gregory C
Reviewed 15 March 2017 via mobile

Worst experience. Bartender talks me into a shot tries to steal my money and then when I tell him the drink is horrible and I would like to exchange it he tells me no. I live here and go to Giggities frequently, but I will...More

Thank Jeffrey F
Reviewed 14 August 2016

go and have a cold one....this place is not air conditioned...but I love the vibes there....lots of fans....the guys that were playing were amazing....

Thank Susan E
Reviewed 1 July 2016 via mobile

A cute little bar with great music. The bartenders are personable and great. The hats on the ceiling are a great touch.Drinks are always good.

Thank McGoey76
Reviewed 14 April 2016 via mobile

So much history and character in this little place. Great live music and friendly staff. Beer ice cold! Order the Mickey James from Irish.

1  Thank Mike S
Reviewed 29 March 2016

This place has a lot of character 70 years old , Nothing fancy just cold beer & drinks a few pool tables , good juke box .A friendly staff & a diverse group of people to shot the breeze with .Had a great afternoon there...More

Thank TexasTravelernow
Reviewed 27 December 2015 via mobile

What a nice bar. The crow was fun, eclectic and diverse. The drinks were good and the staff was friendly. Not many if these kind left around. Talk about personality!

Thank vasco q
Reviewed 30 November 2015

This place is NOT the place to go if you want fancy drinks, classy atmosphere, or food. This is just a long time standing bar on the waterfront. Dusty hats hang from the ceiling, wooden floors, a few tables and a couple of pool tables....More

1  Thank JoeD63
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