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Shorty Pants Lounge and Marina

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1680 Autumn Ln, Osage Beach, MO 65065-2400
+1 573-302-1745
11:00 - 23:00
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Sun - Thu 11:00 - 23:00
Fri - Sat 11:00 - 00:00
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33 reviews
30 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 4 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 29 October 2016 via mobile

Stopped by for lunch and drinks. Pulled Pork Taco and Fish Tacos were good and service was great. Will definitely be back.

Thank Tim P
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70 reviews
54 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 29 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 26 October 2016

Heard great reviews about Shorty Pants. The day was a little on the chilly side so we chose to sit under a covered area with a large beautiful fireplace.

Thank dh64
Edmond, OK
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49 reviews
24 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 23 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 24 October 2016

We ate at Shorty Pants on a Thursday evening. When we arrived around 5:30 the place was empty. Since it was our first time, we were a little nervous about the food. However, no need to be! My daughter had the gumbo and jambalaya - loved it! My husband had the pork tacos with red beans and rice-loved it. And,... More 

Thank Hope4lee
Indianapolis, Indiana
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82 reviews
64 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 19 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 17 October 2016

Good bar food, good atmosphere, and the view of the marina is to die for. I wish I drove my boat in instead of the car. Next time....

Thank jrlazaro
Leawood, Kansas
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37 reviews
20 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 29 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 17 October 2016

I am a 50% local, as I spend about half of my time living at the lake. This is a drive-up or boat-up restaurant that is off the beaten path a little bit. Shorty Pants is one of three sister restaurants (Wobbly Boots and Dog Days are the other two) owned and ran by the same folks. All three restaurants... More 

Thank leawoodbeachguy
Jefferson City, Missouri
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11 reviews
6 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 2 helpful votes
3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 12 October 2016 via mobile

I had the red beans and rice - it was good, but a little too spicy for my taste. I wish they had a specific gluten free menu & the waitress wasn't very knowledgeable about food allergies. We had a very large group and they could have used another server. All in all, it is a nice place.

Thank Megan R
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10 reviews
9 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 5 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 12 October 2016

This is not your normal bar/lake food. The food is excellent, especially if you love cajun cuisine. You can travel by boat or land. Staff is friendly, they have music many nights during the summer, a large TV outside, very vacation feel. My husband and I eat there at least twice a week.

Thank Cindy L
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5 reviews
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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 6 October 2016 via mobile

Was able to sit out on there outside deck with my dogs. They were very nice and asked if they could get my dogs anything. Food was good would go back.

Thank Cindy B
Palos Hills, Illinois
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124 reviews
94 restaurant reviews
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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 5 October 2016

Good place on the water to meet friends, have a few drinks, and grab a sandwich or salad. Enjoyed the chicken sandwich and sweet potato fries.

Thank BancyN
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255 restaurant reviews
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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 5 October 2016

Sat outside soaking up Autumn sun but were plagued with wasps and flies. Very Good Pinot Grigio. Food was average we had Shrimp PO, Caeser salad wrap, Shrimp Wrap they did not meet our expectations. The fish enjoyed them though. Waitresses could have been a bit more fun/bubbly.Fantastic place to people watch.

Thank nickmBedford

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    4 of 5 bubbles
    4 of 5 bubbles
  • Value
    4 of 5 bubbles
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
Average prices
US$8 - US$35
American, Bar, Cajun & Creole, Pub
Lunch, Dinner, After-hours
Restaurant features
Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Free Off-Street Parking, Television, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Accepts American Express, Accepts Mastercard, Accepts Visa, Free Wifi, Accepts Discover, Takeout, Outdoor Seating
Good for
Child-friendly, View, Kids, Groups, Local cuisine, Special Occasion Dining, Bar Scene
Open Hours
11:00 - 23:00
11:00 - 23:00
11:00 - 23:00
11:00 - 23:00
11:00 - 23:00
11:00 - 00:00
11:00 - 00:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 1680 Autumn Ln, Osage Beach, MO 65065-2400
  • Location: United States  >  Missouri (MO)  >  Lake of the Ozarks  >  Osage Beach
  • Phone Number: +1 573-302-1745

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  • Do you have gluten-free options?
  • Is there a dress code?
  • Do you allow dogs on the outdoor patio?