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Shorty's Bar-B-Q

9200 S Dixie Hwy, Miami, FL 33156-2930
+1 305-670-7732
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  • Excellent49%
  • Very good35%
  • Average11%
  • Poor3%
  • Terrible2%
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“ribs” (163 reviews)
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American, Barbecue
$$ - $$$
9200 S Dixie Hwy, Miami, FL 33156-2930
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Reviewed 5 days ago

Several locations. Awesome ribs, pulled pork, and pork steaks! Will never get tired of eating here. And Edna, our server, was awesome too.

Thank brianbalk
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

I have been going there for over 10 years and it never disappoints Good quality ribs and consistency every single time Not fancy at all but is totally worth it Must go in miami

Thank rodrigolaniado
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Hadn't been to Shorty's in awhile and went to the Bird Road location. Decided to have the usual Spare Rib Lunch Special, which had always been a favorite and a good deal. Service as usual was average and did take long to serve although the...More

1  Thank Rtmiami
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Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

Went out with all the crew, in laws and all, we all have fond memories of Shorty’s BBQ, my wife and I ordered the brisket and ribs plate, the ribs were delicious just like we remembered, the brisket fell really short, was dry and tough...More

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Reviewed 4 December 2017 via mobile

Returned to Shorty’s after 50 years and I enjoyed it now as much as then. I did notice that the sauce they bring to the table is different and not warm. The staff was real friendly and politely listened while I rambled on about working...More

Thank Dennis H
Reviewed 3 December 2017

We stopped in while traveling thru town. Great BBQ. Portions were HUGE. Slow ordering, but worth the wait. Will visit again next time in town.

Thank Donna M
Reviewed 17 November 2017 via mobile

A place with well cared recipes for ribs. The softest meat ever. Briskets were good but not spectacular. The place is not elegant but a very good environment for a BBQ experience. Willing to repeat.

Thank Dionisio Ismael M
Reviewed 10 November 2017

"Good place to visit for good barbecue dinning while in South Florida. Good service, nice decor and very good food (although not the best brisket I have had as it was not juicy enough). Their menu has a lot of variety and prices are well...More

Thank SBE73
Reviewed 27 October 2017

A local favorite a must-go for tourists.Without a doubt the best BBQ in South Florida. My family and I are frequent patrons for eat-in and take out. They also do catering. Ribs are by far the best. They also have BBQ Brisket but it is...More

Thank TheBestOnly_13
Reviewed 26 October 2017

Classic American BBQ restaurant with nice interior. Baby ribs and appetizers were tasty, big portions..

Thank stx83x21
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Carol S
15 December 2016|
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Response from HDrahos | Reviewed this property |
Actually, I think you CAN get Shorty's shipped!! Delicious!
Irit S
19 September 2016|
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Response from Karen M | Reviewed this property |
I've never used one there. it's such a laid back place, I just pay. Not that expensive either. Never looked though, let me know if you find any. lol
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
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Average prices
Lunch, Dinner, After-hours
Restaurant features
Takeout, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Television, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol
Good for
Child-friendly, Groups, Kids, Local cuisine
Open Hours
11:00 AM - 10:00 PM
11:00 AM - 10:00 PM
11:00 AM - 10:00 PM
11:00 AM - 10:00 PM
11:00 AM - 10:00 PM
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11:00 AM - 11:00 PM
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 9200 S Dixie Hwy, Miami, FL 33156-2930
  • Location: United States  >  Florida (FL)  >  Miami
  • Phone Number: +1 305-670-7732
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