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Shorty Small's

2037 S Meridian Ave, 2037 S Meridian Ave, 73108, Oklahoma City, Oklahoma, Oklahoma City, OK 73108-1721
+1 405-947-0779
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Overview
  • Excellent57%
  • Very good25%
  • Average12%
  • Poor4%
  • Terrible2%
Travellers talk about
“ribs” (99 reviews)
“catfish” (31 reviews)
“onion loaf” (7 reviews)
Open Now
11:00 AM - 10:00 PMAll hours
CUISINES
Steakhouse, Barbecue, American, Gluten Free Options
PRICE
$$ - $$$
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Service
Food
Value
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LOCATION
2037 S Meridian Ave, 2037 S Meridian Ave, 73108, Oklahoma City, Oklahoma, Oklahoma City, OK 73108-1721
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1 - 10 of 446 reviews

Reviewed yesterday

Stopped here on my way through town. Place was roomy and decor local. The service was friendly. I ordered that day's special: a brisket sandwich and fries with a Dr Pepper. The food was good but the "brisket" sandwich came out like pulled pork filled...More

Thank Christian M
Reviewed 2 days ago via mobile

Neat atmosphere, good food and drinks. Recommend the ribs and my wife liked the chicken fried steak. I had a beer and my wife had a Sadie breath that she liked.

Thank Nathen H
Reviewed 3 days ago via mobile

The service was excellent but overall the food was just ok. You can get a thicker better tasting steak at Logans. The sweet potato fries were very good though.

Thank Kurt J
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

My co-workers and I were in town for business and we first went to the restaurant next door upon the recommendation of our hotel's front desk clerk. When that place didn't turn out to be great, we walked out and went to Shorty Small's. We...More

Thank David L
ShortySmallsOKC, Owner at Shorty Small's, responded to this reviewResponded 2 weeks ago

Hi David, thanks for taking the time to provide a review. We are so glad you stopped in and enjoyed the BBQ sandwich and french fries. We hope you stop in again the next time you're in town! The Shorty's Team

Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

Food was is good, clean facility,friendly staff. It just didn't jump out on top of my favorites. Just seems like the rest with a different name. You will like it I'm sure give it a try! It may end up your favorite!!

Thank RN4OU
ShortySmallsOKC, Owner at Shorty Small's, responded to this reviewResponded 3 weeks ago

Hi, Thanks for taking the time to provide a review. We are glad your overall experience was good and enjoyed the food. We hope you visit us again soon! The Shorty's Team

Reviewed 4 weeks ago

We were told they just remodeled. It was nice but the food was not. I had BBQ, coleslaw, beans, biscuit.. Nothing was really warm and the biscuits tasted like they were several days old.More

Thank Deb A
ShortySmallsOKC, Owner at Shorty Small's, responded to this reviewResponded 4 weeks ago

Hi Deb, thanks for taking the time to provide your experiece during your visit at Shorty's. We are sorry to hear the food did not meet your expectations. We would like to know more about your experience. Can you please contact our manager Chris at...More

Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

This place brings out the biggest best chicken fried steak that’s as big as the plate! Great atmosphere!

Thank Charlene P
ShortySmallsOKC, Owner at Shorty Small's, responded to this reviewResponded 4 weeks ago

Hi Charlene, Thanks for reviewing Shorty's. We are so happy to hear you enjoyed our chicken fried steak and the atmosphere. We hope you visit us again soon! The Shorty's Team

Reviewed 4 weeks ago

I saw this place driving, and then it came up later on tripadvisor so I gave it a shot. Glad I did - so delicious! I had the Tuesday night special full rack of ribs and coleslaw, beans, fries and biscuit for $15. tons of...More

Thank Paul W
ShortySmallsOKC, Owner at Shorty Small's, responded to this reviewResponded 4 weeks ago

Hi Paul, thanks for taking the time to provide a review for Shorty's. We are so pleased to hear you stopped in and enjoyed the delicious food, especially our famous ribs! We look forward to your next visit! The Shorty's Team

Reviewed 11 October 2017

A fun place to meet friends for a meal or to watch a game at the bar. In my opinion the barbeque sauce is about the same as Sweet Baby Ray's, but you can buy Shorty's barbeque sauce in local grocery stores less expensively if...More

Thank Diane G
ShortySmallsOKC, Owner at Shorty Small's, responded to this reviewResponded 14 October 2017

Hi Diane, Thank you for your positive review. We are glad to hear you enjoy the food and t-shirts at Shorty's! We apologize you weren't able to get a t-shirt when you stopped in there will be more on the way! We hope you come...More

Reviewed 28 September 2017

The barbecue is great here. There is really nothing bad on the menu. As of 9/26/17, a kitchen fire has the restaurant closed, but it will be re-opening soon

Thank Spence M
ShortySmallsOKC, Owner at Shorty Small's, responded to this reviewResponded 3 October 2017

Hi Spence, Thanks for taking the time to provide us feedback. We are glad to hear that you enjoy the food at Shorty's! We are looking forward to opening soon. We hope you come visit us again soon when we do! The Shorty's Team

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Q4907BOcatherinep
31 January 2017|
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Response from ShortySmallsOKC | Property representative |
Hi. we have a great kids menu. You can view our complete menu on our website. On Monday nights, kids eat FREE after 4 p.m.
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Christy W
17 September 2016|
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Response from John M | Reviewed this property |
$11.99 I do believe.
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Christy W
17 September 2016|
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Response from John M | Reviewed this property |
$11.99
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    Service
  • Value
    Atmosphere
Average prices
US$8 - US$19
Meals
Lunch, Dinner, After-hours
Restaurant features
Takeout, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Television, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Accepts American Express, Accepts Mastercard, Accepts Visa, Free Wifi, Accepts Discover
Good for
Kids, Business meetings, Local cuisine, Special Occasion Dining, Groups, Bar Scene, Child-friendly
Open Hours
Sunday
11:00 AM - 10:00 PM
Monday
11:00 AM - 10:00 PM
Tuesday
11:00 AM - 10:00 PM
Wednesday
11:00 AM - 10:00 PM
Thursday
11:00 AM - 10:00 PM
Friday
11:00 AM - 11:00 PM
Saturday
11:00 AM - 11:00 PM
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 2037 S Meridian Ave, 2037 S Meridian Ave, 73108, Oklahoma City, Oklahoma, Oklahoma City, OK 73108-1721
  • Location: United States  >  Oklahoma (OK)  >  Oklahoma City
  • Phone Number: +1 405-947-0779
  • E-mail
Description
We are now located in a new and improved location on Meridian. No longer located on Reno, just minutes from the State Fair Park and Brockton! Locally owned and managed for over 25 years!
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