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Shorty's Bar-B-Q

) #21 of 198 Restaurants in Davie €€ - €€€ American, Barbecue
5989 S University Dr, Davie, FL 33328-6113
+1 954-680-9900
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  • Excellent34%
  • Very good45%
  • Average10%
  • Poor8%
  • Terrible3%
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American, Barbecue
€€ - €€€
5989 S University Dr, Davie, FL 33328-6113
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Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

I grew up eating Shorty's in Miami and I was very excited when I moved to Davie to see that there was one down the street. This barbecue is a staple to me and I love everything on the menu!

Thank cassandra n
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Great atmosphere and the service was good also. The meal was good and prices worth it. We had lunch on our way home from the Hard Rock.

Thank Williamam B
Reviewed 19 June 2017 via mobile

Shorty's is down home good BBQ! The spare and baby back ribs are great. The babybacks are better. Great brisket. The fries and Texas toast were yummy. The BBQ sauce is delicious! Our server was a great guy, really enjoyed him. A lot places to...More

Thank Jillbus
Reviewed 23 May 2017

You sit at picnic tables with paper towel rolls on the table. Its not a first date place, but it is a place for great ribs.

Thank Jason K
Reviewed 17 May 2017

After we were seated we were approached by a friendly and very professional server. She brought our delicious food promptly and came back twice to see that all was satisfactory.

Thank readcompdoc
Reviewed 13 May 2017 via mobile

This is our choice for bbq in the area. Everything is good, but my personal favorite is their skirt steak. Another menu item worth mentioning are the fried green tomatoes. My kid wouldn't forgive me if I didn't mention that their mac and cheese is...More

Thank Aworkingmommy
Reviewed 9 May 2017

Nothing special about this place, nor the ambient nor the food. It is a chain restaurant after all. There are better BBQ places in the area

Thank oscari995
Reviewed 19 April 2017 via mobile

My wife and I ordered the Ribs. She had the baby backs and I had the spare ribs. They were both cooked to perfection. We tried the smiley BBQ sauce but prefer the sweet. The corn on the cob was oh so good. Next time...More

1  Thank Rachel N Joe M
Reviewed 18 April 2017

Sad to say that my favorite BBQ place is no longer Shorty's. I left there disappointed for the last time. I was told that we could not order ribs a-la-carte unless we also ordered a meal (which made no sense) so we ordered a Rib...More

Thank BC0313
Reviewed 14 April 2017

Went for a weekday lunch after an agonizingly long ordering snafu at a nearby Home Depot. We opted for a pitcher of beer to accompany my $7.99 BBQ rib lunch special, and my friend's $6.99 BBQ chicken lunch special. They were both very good, plenty...More

1  Thank Legstrat
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Takeout, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Television, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol
Good for
Groups, Kids, Child-friendly
Open Hours
11:00 - 22:00
11:00 - 22:00
11:00 - 22:00
11:00 - 22:00
11:00 - 22:00
11:00 - 23:00
11:00 - 23:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 5989 S University Dr, Davie, FL 33328-6113
  • Location: United States  >  Florida (FL)  >  Broward County  >  Davie
  • Phone Number: +1 954-680-9900
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