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Shorty's Bar-B-Q 40th

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11575 SW 40th St., Miami, FL 33165
+1 305-227-3196
11:00 - 22:00
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Fri - Sat 11:00 - 23:00
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Miami Beach, Florida
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25 reviews
3 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 6 helpful votes
Reviewed 5 days ago NEW

Been coming for years. Love the family specials. Their BBq sauce is the best. Will continue coming here for years to come.

Thank Diego F
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24 reviews
18 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
Reviewed 15 March 2017 via mobile

We come here a lot to have BBQ. Never a wait. Great deals. He food is good. Service is fast. Parking available. This is near the highway.

Thank Massiel H
Miami, Florida
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11 reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 9 helpful votes
Reviewed 15 February 2017

We´ve been going to Shorty´s at least once every couple of months for the last two years. I really love ribs, so we were looking for a place that offered them and found the perfect spot. The atmosphere is really laid back, the food is great and we feel right at home...no complications. Our two kids love the food. Our... More 

Thank CloAleman
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14 reviews
10 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
Reviewed 29 January 2017

Was looking forward to a good barbecue, but didn't find it here. We had the brisket, dry and not very tasty, ribs, dry and chicken not bad. Service was OK, but could have been more attentive. Not likely to go back.

Thank Betischendorf
London, United Kingdom
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153 reviews
94 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 55 helpful votes
Reviewed 19 January 2017 via mobile

Visited here while staying at the Comfort Suites nearby. It's a bit basic, but the food is fantastic. We shared a brisket meal, which was just right for 2 people. It just melted is the mouth. It came with fries, coleslaw and a slice of garlic bread. We want to go back and try other things.

Thank BigH2
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26 reviews
15 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 10 helpful votes
Reviewed 22 December 2016 via mobile

Good place and food but there's no free wi-fi! Negative point ever!!! Prices are ok and food also. The waitress Gigi is very kind.

Thank Kássio K
Greeley, Colorado
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11 reviews
4 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 5 helpful votes
Reviewed 21 December 2016

we were very disappointed in our meal. Food was not very good. I had to reorder twice but what I had order was not available. My husbands BBQ was very dry.

Thank Diana P
Miami, Florida
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63 reviews
26 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 18 helpful votes
Reviewed 21 November 2016

Been going for over 15 years plus, and as usual the ribs, briskets been the best so far in Miami, I suggest the entire menu is good.

Thank waranchelo
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3 reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
Reviewed 20 November 2016

We always visit Shorty's when staying in Miami because we stay at the hotel right behind it, so it is convenient, but the food is also amazing! Great BBQ and it won't hurt your wallet either!

Thank Janet M
Miami, Florida
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31 reviews
16 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 6 helpful votes
Reviewed 29 October 2016

Good food, friendly staff ,cozy atmosphere ,always no waiting time for your food,tasteful meat amazing sweet potato

Thank Miguel M

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    3.5 of 5 bubbles
    3.5 of 5 bubbles
  • Value
    3.5 of 5 bubbles
    3.5 of 5 bubbles
Average prices
American, Barbecue
Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Takeout, Seating, Waitstaff, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Highchairs Available
Good for
Child-friendly, Cheap Eats, Kids, Groups
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: 11575 SW 40th St., Miami, FL 33165
  • Location: United States  >  Florida (FL)  >  Miami
  • Phone Number: +1 305-227-3196

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  • Do you have gluten-free options?
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  • Do you allow dogs on the outdoor patio?